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Henry V by William Shakespeare( Visual )

72 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in English and held by 3,524 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
Jane Eyre by Franco Zeffirelli( Visual )

38 editions published between 1973 and 2011 in English and French and held by 2,247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of the Charlotte Bronte classic about a lonely orphan who learns to survive by relying on her independence and intelligence. As a grown woman she obtains a position as governess to the daughter of the mysterious Mr. Rochester. Just as she is about to win the happiness with him that she has long deserved, a dark secret comes to light
Pride and prejudice, or, First impressions by Simon Langton( Visual )

62 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in English and held by 2,184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the lively, precocious and very eligible Bennet girls captures all the nuances of 18th century life among the English gentry, a society obsessed with profitable marriage contracts
Life by David Attenborough( Visual )

28 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 2,101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four years in the making and filmed over 3000 days across every continent and in every habitat. Features 130 incredible stories from frontiers of the natural world. Discover the glorious variety of life on Earth and the spectacular and extraordinary tactics animals and plants have developed to stay alive. This is evolution in action: individual creatures under extreme pressure to overcome challenges from adversaries and their environment
Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice by Simon Langton( Visual )

17 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 1,895 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
Why We Fight by Eugene Jarecki( Visual )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 1,692 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
Lara Croft, Tomb Raider by Lindy Hemming( Visual )

24 editions published between 2003 and 2018 in English and Chinese and held by 1,637 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Archaeologist and explorer extrodinaire Lara Croft journeys to a temple, in Greece, sunken underwater that leads to a sphere that contains the mythical Pandora's Box, only to have it stolen from her by Chen Lo, the leader of a Chinese crime syndicate, who's in league with a villain named Reiss who wants to use the Box as a doomsday weapon. Facing her greatest challenges yet, the intrepid tomb raider pursues Lo, in order to get her hands back on Pandora's Box, and fulfill the desire of the Queen
Broadway : the American musical by Michael Kantor( Visual )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 1,592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary series chronicles the Broadway musical throughout the 20th century and explores the evolution of this uniquely American art form. By drawing on a wealth of archival news footage, lost and found television moments, original cast recordings, still photos, feature films, diaries, journals, intimate first-person accounts, dramatic re-creations, and interviews with many of the principals involved in creating the American musical, it offers the most comprehensive exploration of musical theater ever presented on television
Romeo & Juliet by William Shakespeare( Visual )

52 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A performance of Grigorovich's Romeo and Juliet by the Bolshoi Ballet on the bicentennial anniversary of the Bolshoi Theatre
The Merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare( Visual )

63 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in English and held by 1,534 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?
William Shakespeare's A Midsummer night's dream by William Shakespeare( Visual )

55 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in English and held by 1,519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's play about devilish fairies, bedeviled lovers and tradesmen-actors. Plots intertwine as 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 and his queen Titania produce a bizarre series of entanglements, but all ends happily
The blue planet : seas of life( Visual )

26 editions published between 2001 and 2017 in English and held by 1,509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Blue Planet: Seas of Life is the definitive exploration of the marine world, chronicling the mysteries of the deep in ways never before imagined."
Citizen King : 1963-1968 by PBS Home Video( Visual )

11 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 1,497 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
Othello by William Shakespeare( Visual )

56 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in English and held by 1,483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's play about the tragic consequences of jealousy. Othello appoints Cassio as his chief lieutenant, arousing the jealousy of Iago, who conspires to undo them both. Iago tells Othello that his wife, the beautiful Desdemona, is having an affair with Cassio. Othello strangles Desdemona before learning of Iago's evil, and then kills himself in remorse
Anne Frank remembered by Jon Blair( Visual )

15 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 1,447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The video features vintage newsreels, photographs and even rare home movie to look beyond the celebrated pages of Anne's diary
William Shakespeare's Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare( Visual )

61 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in English and held by 1,435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 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
Ghosts of Rwanda( Visual )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 1,431 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( Visual )

6 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,426 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
A performance of Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Visual )

59 editions published between 1976 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a production of William Shakespeare's tragedy Macbeth designed especially for television
Simon Schama's Power of art by Simon Schama( Visual )

22 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Host Simon Schama discusses eight works of art, the lives of their creators, and the impact they have made on the world
 
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Pride and prejudice, or, First impressionsJane Austen's Pride and Prejudice
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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 editore radiotelevisivo britannico

BBC Enterprises

BBC (GB)

BBC (London)

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 société de radio et télévision britannique

BBC Ο Δημόσιος ραδιοτηλεοπτικός φορέας της Μεγάλης Βρετανίας

BBC רשות השידור הציבורית של בריטניה

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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 brytyjski publiczny nadawca radiowo-telewizyjny

British Broadcasting Corporation. Home Service

Broadcasting Corporation

Brytyjska Korporacja Nadawcza.

Brytyjska Korporacja Radiofoniczna.

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Great Britain. British Broadcasting Corporation

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Lielbritānija. British Broadcasting Corporation

London, British Broadcast Corporation

Londres (GB)

Perbadanan Penyiaran British

Radio Londres

Radio Nacional de Londres

Velká Británie. British Broadcasting Corporation

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Yingguo guang bo gong si

Би-Би-Си

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Бі-Бі-Сі

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بی.بی.سی

بی‌بی‌سی

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イギリス放送協会

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英国广播公司

英国广播公司 英国传媒公司

英国放送協会

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Spanish (3)

French (2)

Chinese (1)

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Jane EyrePride and prejudice, or, First impressionsLifeJane Austen's Pride and PrejudiceWhy We FightLara Croft, Tomb RaiderGhosts of RwandaSimon Schama's Power of art