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Henry V by William Shakespeare( Visual )

53 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 2,511 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
Sense and Sensibility( Visual )

10 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in English and held by 1,961 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
Why We Fight by Eugene Jarecki( Visual )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 1,621 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
Ghosts of Rwanda( Visual )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 1,561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through interviews with key government officials, diplomats, soldiers, and survivors, this documentary examines the state-sponsored genocide 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
Call the midwife by Jessica Raine( Visual )

7 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,487 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
Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1,436 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
Broadway : the American musical by Michael Kantor( Visual )

6 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 1,431 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
The Merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare( Visual )

67 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,429 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?
Citizen King : 1963-1968 by PBS Home Video( Visual )

15 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 1,392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In exploring the last few years of his life, this ... American experience production traces King's efforts to recast himself by embracing causes beyond the civil rights movement, by becoming a champion of the poor and an outspoken opponent of the war in Vietnam. Tapping into a rich archive of photographs and film footage and using diaries, letters, and eyewitness accounts of fellow activists, friends, journalists, political leaders and law enforcement officials, this film brings fresh insights to King's impossible journey, his charismatic leadership and his truly remarkable impact."--Container
Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë( Visual )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 1,375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Friendless, orphaned Jane Eyre takes a job as governess to a lively French girl. In time, she finds herself in love with the child's guardian. When she saves him from a fire, she finds that there are many secrets to learn ... secrets that could destroy her happiness
Sherlock by Benedict Cumberbatch( Visual )

5 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 1,356 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
Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare( Visual )

62 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in English and held by 1,345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a dramatization of William Shakespeare's play about power, assassination and revenge. Presents a broad range of historical personalities as complicated human beings in agonizing conflict with one another and themselves
Call the midwife by Vanessa Redgrave( Visual )

6 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,326 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
Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Visual )

61 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a production of William Shakespeare's tragedy Macbeth designed especially for television
Cranford by Simon Curtis( Visual )

20 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 1,319 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 dumurring 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 Ludlows 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
Anne Frank remembered by Jon Blair( Visual )

19 editions published between 1995 and 2020 in English and held by 1,310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features vintage newsreel footage, photographs and a rare home movie to look beyond the celebrated pages of Anne Frank's diary. Includes interviews with the Holocaust victim's friends, family and protector, Miep Gies. This Academy Award-winning documentary is a compelling look at the real Anne Frank tracing her life from her childhood in Germany to the two years of hiding in an Amsterdam attic and her death at Bergen-Belsen at age 16 in 1944. Anne's life serves once more as an unforgettable symbol of and tribute to the many lives lost in the Holocaust
Call the midwife( Visual )

9 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,306 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
Wolf Hall by Hilary Mantel( Visual )

8 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,258 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
Call the midwife by Vanessa Redgrave( Visual )

12 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 1,254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Now nearing the 1960s, the community enters a new time of social change, while stories of birth, life and death continue to touch your heart. Will live-wire Nurse Trixie marry her young curate? What new project calls for a heart as big as Chummy's? How will Sister Evangelina react to two new nurses? And why does Sister Julienne appear so unsettled by a mystery benefactor?
Ancient Rome : the rise and fall of an empire by Andrew Grieve( Visual )

9 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 1,251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatic reconstructions and computer graphics tell the story of ancient Rome. This programme focuses on Julius Caesar, who succeeded in overthrowing a 500-year-old Republic
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Why We Fight
Why We FightBroadway : the American musicalPaving the empire road : BBC television and Black BritonsThe BBC and national identity in Britain, 1922-53Entertaining television : the BBC and popular television culture in the 1950sHuman voicesWriting the radio war : literature, politics and the BBC, 1939-1945
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controlled identityBritish Broadcasting Company


B.B.C. (British Broadcasting Corporation)


BBC Birleşik Krallık hükûmeti merkezli yayın kuruluşu

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 cwmni radio a theledu Seisnig

BBC ente radiotelevisivo pubblico britannico

BBC Enterprises

BBC Enterprises London

BBC (Firme)


BBC groupe de radio-télévision public britannique

BBC hãng thông tấn của Anh Quốc

BBC Ison-Britannian julkinen yleisradioyhtiö

BBC lembaga penyiaran umum Britania Raya

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 Warbaahin laga leeyahay dalka British

BBC δημόσιος ραδιοτηλεοπτικός φορέας της Μεγάλης Βρετανίας

BBC բրիտանական հեռուստա-ռադիո և ինտերնետ հեռարձակման խոշոր ընկերություն

BBC רשות השידור הציבורית של בריטניה

BBC 영국의 공영방송사


British Broadcasting Company

British broadcasting corporation

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 de publieke omroep van het Verenigd Koninkrijk

British Broadcasting Corporation Home Service

Broadcasting Corporation

Broadcasting Corporation London

Brytyjska Korporacja Nadawcza.

Brytyjska Korporacja Radiofoniczna.


Eikoku Hoso Kyokai

Great Britain British Broadcasting Corporation

Hayʼat al-Idhāʻah al-Barīṭānīyah

Igirisu Hoso Kyokai


Lielbritānija. British Broadcasting Corporation

Londres (GB)

Perbadanan Penyiaran British

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 Британская телерадиосеть

Би-би-си Бөйөк Британияның радиотелекорпорацияһы



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بي بي سي شبكة إذاعية بريطانية

بي بي سي هيئة الإذاعة البريطانية

بي بي سي گڏيل بادشاهت (يوڪي، برطانيا) جو پبلڪ سرورس براڊڪاسٽر

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