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Henry V by William Shakespeare( Visual )

53 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 2,595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Prince Hal" has ascended to the throne of England. He proceeds to assert his hereditary claim to the throne of France, gathers an army and embarks on a course that will lead to one of England's greatest battlefield triumphs--the bloody Battle of Agincourt--and forever change the face of Europe. King Henry V unites his people, deals justly with traitors, leads his soldiers to victory, and in the end ensures the peace by marrying the French princess Katherine
Why We Fight by Eugene Jarecki( Visual )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 1,648 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores a half-century of U.S. foreign policy from World War II to the Iraq War, revealing how, as Dwight Eisenhower had warned in his 1961 Farewell Address, political and corporate interests have become alarmingly entangled in the business of war. On a deeper level, what emerges is a portrait of a nation in transition--drifting dangerously far from her founding principles toward a more imperial and uncertain future
The Merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare( Visual )

66 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in English and held by 1,623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blending tragedy and comedy, this play presents contrasts and ambiguities, the complexities of which lie in the character Shylock, its captivating villain. Is he a villain, a buffoon, or tragic hero?
Broadway : the American musical by Michael Kantor( Visual )

10 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 1,548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary series details the razzle-dazzle history of a unique American art form. Each episode chronicles a different era and features the Broadway shows and songs that defined the period. The series draws on feature films, rare television moments, archival news footage, original cast recordings, still photos, diaries, journals, first person accounts, and on-camera interviews with many of the principals involved in creating the American musical
Sense & sensibility( Visual )

9 editions published between 1981 and 2008 in English and held by 1,493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jane Austen's tale of two devoted sisters with totally differing attitudes to life and love. Filmed on location in the stately homes of picturesque Dorset and Somerset
Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1,475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elizabeth Bennet is a strong-willed yet sensible young woman, the second of five sisters. She has a long-suffering but loving clerical father, and a scatterbrained mother anxious to marry them off as soon as possible--to wealthy young gentlemen. At a local ball, she encounters one such, Mr. Fitzwilliam Darcy, whom she finds arrogant, cold, and rude. Her older sister Jane falls in love with Darcy's best friend Mr. Bingley, while youngest sister Lydia flirts with anyone in a military uniform. Lizzie finds herself fighting off the attentions of the unctuous Mr. Collins and quite taken by the charming Mr. Wickham - who also happens to be an enemy of Mr. Darcy. However, as the characters succumb in many ways to pride and prejudice, Lizzie learns that not all is quite as it seems ... and that Mr. Darcy might not be so disagreeable after all
Jane Eyre by Ruth Wilson( Visual )

14 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and Turkish and held by 1,453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young orphaned girl takes the position of governess to the daughter of the mysterious Edward Rochester, master of a large and eerie house on the Yorkshire moors. This Gothic romance follows the life of Jane Eyre and the dark secrets that lie hidden at the top of the house
Call the midwife( Visual )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A moving, intimate, funny, and true-to-life look at the colorful stories of midwifery and families in East London in the '50s. Based on the bestselling memoirs of the late Jennifer Worth. When Jenny Lee first arrives in Poplar, she knows nothing about hardship, poverty, and life itself. But Jenny is brought up to speed fast once she joins a team of midwives who provide care to the poorest women
Citizen King : 1963-1968 by PBS Home Video( Visual )

13 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 1,393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This story begins on the steps on the Lincoln Memorial in August 1963 when a 34-year-old preacher galvanized millions with his dream for an America free of racism. It comes to a bloody end almost five years later on a motel balcony in Memphis, Tennessee. In the years since those events unfolded, the man at the center, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., has become a mythic figure, a minister whose oratory is etched into the minds of millions of Americans, a civil rights activist whose words and image are more hotly contested, negotiated and sold than almost anyone else's in American history
Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare( Visual )

63 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in English and held by 1,381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Breaking all conventional rules of drama, Shakespeare creates neither a clear-cut hero nor a villain. Instead, this great tragedy presents complicated human beings in agonizing conflict with one another, and themselves
Ghosts of Rwanda( Visual )

10 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 1,377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through interviews with key government officials, diplomats, soldiers, and survivors, this documentary examines the state-sponsored genocide that occured in Rwanda in 1994. Explores the reasons why the international community and the United States did not intervene as Hutu extremists killed some 800,000 Tutsis
Cranford by Simon Curtis( Visual )

20 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 1,348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cranford, in 1842, is a market town in northwest England. It is a place governed by etiquette, custom and above all, an intricate network of ladies. It seems that life has always been conducted according to their social rules. For spinsters Deborah Jenkyns, the arbiter of correctness, and Matty, her demurring sister, the town is a hub of intrigue. Handsome new doctor Frank Harrison has arrived from London; a retired Captain and his daughters move in across the street and preparations for Lady Ludlow's garden party are underway. The town has some secrets which are about to be revealed. But news comes that shakes the town: a railway line from Manchester is coming to Cranford
A midsummer night's dream by William Shakespeare( Visual )

54 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents William Shakespeare's play about devilish fairies, bedeviled lovers, and tradesmen-actors. Plots intertwine as we watch entangled love affairs; the comical performance of a "play within a play" by the tradesmen of Athens, and the antics in fairyland among King Oberon, his queen Titania and the frolicsome wee folk
Anne Frank remembered by Jon Blair( Visual )

19 editions published between 1995 and 2020 in English and held by 1,347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features vintage newsreel footage, photographs and a rare home movie to look beyond the pages of Anne Frank's diary. Includes interviews with her friends, family and protector, Miep Gies
Othello by William Shakespeare( Visual )

58 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in English and held by 1,343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jealousy in love is one of the most common of human emotions. In Othello, Shakespeare combines this universal theme with perfectly structured scenes, a storyline that lingers in the memory and a prime example of a tragic hero, Othello himself. The result is perhaps his greatest triumph as a stage play. When the evil Iago plants the seeds of doubt in Othello's mind about Desdemona's fidelity, audiences around the world have been held spellbound
Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Visual )

59 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Driven by ambition and an unscrupulous wife, Macbeth murders the King of Scotland and claims the throne for himself. Haunted by ghosts and vexed by witches, he and his wife descend into the depths of madness and paranoia as they crumble beneath the weight of their crimes
Sherlock by Benedict Cumberbatch( Visual )

6 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 1,304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Season four begins with the mercurial Sherlock Holmes, back once more on British soil as Doctor Watson and his wife Mary prepare for their biggest challenge yet: becoming parents
Call the midwife by Vanessa Redgrave( Visual )

4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Season Two continues to follow Jenny and the other midwives as they deal with all the problems the neighborhood of Poplar has to throw at them. A fascinating portrayal of birth, life, death and a community on the brink of huge social change, Call the Midwife offers a gripping insight into a way of life that is so drastically different from how we live now
Call the midwife( Visual )

6 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"With Nonnatus House scheduled for demolition, Jenny, Chummy, and Sister Julienne search for a new location nearby, while Jenny's relationship with Alec continues to blossom. But an outbreak of polio affects the nurses and nuns more than they could have imagined."--Publisher
Wolf Hall by Hilary Mantel( Visual )

10 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thomas Cromwell is a brutal blacksmith's son who rises from the ashes of personal disaster and deftly picks his way through a court where 'man is wolf to man.' King Henry VIII is obsessed with protecting the Tudor dynasty by securing his succession with a male heir to the throne. Told from Cromwell's perspective, "Wolf Hall" follows the complex machinations and back room dealings of this pragmatic and accomplished power broker who must serve king and country while dealing with deadly political intrigue, Henry VIII's tempestuous relationship with Anne Boleyn, and the religious upheavals of the Protestant reformation
 
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controlled identityBritish Broadcasting Company

B.B.C.

B.B.C. (British Broadcasting Corporation)

BBC

BBC brit közszolgálati műsorszolgáltató

BBC British Broadcasting Corporation

BBC British public service broadcaster

BBC britisk allmennkringkaster

BBC brytyjski publiczny nadawca radiowo-telewizyjny

BBC craoltóir seirbhís phoiblí na Ríochta Aontaithe

BBC emittente radiotelevisiva britannica

BBC Enterprises

BBC Enterprises London

BBC (GB)

BBC groupe de radio-télévision public britannique

BBC hãng thông tấn của Anh Quốc

BBC Ison-Britannian julkinen yleisradioyhtiö

BBC (London)

BBC public service broadcaster of the UK

BBC servei públic de televisió i ràdio del Regne Unit

BBC servicio público de comunicación del Reino Unido

BBC Serviço público de difusão de rádio e televisão britânico

BBC serviço público de radiodifusão britânico

BBC Servij skignañ radio-skinwel foran saoz

BBC statligt brittiskt public service-företag

BBC TV

BBC Warbaahin laga leeyahay dalka British

BBC Ο Δημόσιος ραδιοτηλεοπτικός φορέας της Μεγάλης Βρετανίας

BBC բրիտանական հեռուստա-ռադիո և ինտերնետ հեռարձակման խոշոր ընկերություն

BBC רשות השידור הציבורית של בריטניה

BBC 영국의 공영방송사

Bi-Bi-Si

British Broadcasting Company

British broadcasting corporation

British Broadcasting Corporation bedrijf in Verenigd Koninkrijk

British Broadcasting Corporation britische Rundfunkanstalt

British Broadcasting Corporation britská televízna a rozhlasová verejnoprávna spoločnosť

British Broadcasting Corporation Compañía da radio e da televisión pública británicas

British Broadcasting Corporation Home Service

Broadcasting Corporation

Broadcasting Corporation London

Brytyjska Korporacja Nadawcza.

Brytyjska Korporacja Radiofoniczna.

bybycys

Eikoku Hoso Kyokai

Great Britain British Broadcasting Corporation

Hayʾat al-Idhāʿah al-Barīṭānīyah

Igirisu Hoso Kyokai

Igirisuhosokyokai.

Lielbritānija. British Broadcasting Corporation

Londres (GB)

Perbadanan Penyiaran British

Pope, Michael

Radio Londres

Radio Nacional de Londres

Telewizja BBC

Velká Británie British Broadcasting Corporation

Ying-Kuo Kuang po kung seu

Ying-kuo kuang po kung ssu

Yingguo guang bo gong si

Би-Би-Си

Би-би-си Британская телерадиосеть

Би-би-си Бөйөк Британияның радиотелекорпорацияһы

БиБиСи

ב.ב.ס.

בי. בי. סי.

ביביסי

בריטיש ברודקסטינג קורפוריישן

בריטיש ברודקסטינג קורפורשן

בריטניה הגדולה. בריטיש ברודקסטינג קורפורשן

שרות השדור הבריטי

برطانوي نشرياتي ادارو

بى بى سى

بىرىتانىيە تارقىتىش شىركىتى(ب ب س)

بي بي سي شبكة إذاعية بريطانية

بي بي سي هيئة الإذاعة البريطانية

بی بی سی

بی‌بی‌سی

بی‌بی‌سی مجموعۀ رسانه‌ای و تلویزیونی بریتانیایی

बीबीसी

ব্রিটিশ ব্রডকাস্টিং কর্পোরেশন যুক্তরাজ্যভিত্তিক গণমাধ্যম সংস্থা

ਬੀ ਬੀ ਸੀ

બીબીસી

ବିବିସି ବ୍ରିଟିଶ ବ୍ରୋଡ଼କାଷ୍ଟିଙ୍ଗ କର୍ପୋରେସନ

பிபிசி ஊடக நிறுவனம்

బీబీసీ బ్రిటిష్ వార్త సంస్థ

ಬಿಬಿಸಿ

ബി.ബി.സി.

බීබීසී

บรรษัทแพร่ภาพกระจายเสียงอังกฤษ

ບັນສັດແຜ່ພາບກະຈາຍສຽງອັງກິດ

ဘီဘီစီ

브리티시 브로드캐스팅 코퍼레이션

비비씨

영국방송협회

ቢ.ቢ.ሲ.

សារជីវកម្មផ្សព្វផ្សាយព័ត៌មានរបស់ចក្រភពអង់គ្លេស

イギリス ホウソウ キョウカイ

イギリス放送協会

エイコク ホウソウ キョウカイ

英国广播公司

英国广播公司 英國的公共媒體機構

英國放送協會

英国放送協会 イギリスの公共放送局

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