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Time-Life Films

Overview
Works: 1,745 works in 3,915 publications in 1 language and 35,208 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  History  Television plays  Made-for-TV movies  Historical films  Television programs  Historical television programs  Televised plays 
Roles: Producer, Distributor
Classifications: PN1997, 822.33
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Most widely held works about Time-Life Films
 
Most widely held works by Time-Life Films
Life goes to war : a picture history of World War II( Book )

4 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and held by 1,208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pictorial survey of World War II, compiled from stories that appeared in "Life" magazine between 1936 and 1945
The ascent of man : a personal view by Jacob Bronowski( Visual )

20 editions published between 1973 and 2007 in English and held by 927 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A massive survey of science from flint tools to the theory of relativity. It was made as a science counterpart to Sir Kenneth Clark's series Civilisation, with Jacob Bronowski presenting his own view of science and mankind
All creatures great & small : the complete series 1 collection by James Herriot( Visual )

13 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 903 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the mid-1930s, young James Herriot, fresh from veterinary school, arrives in the beautiful Yorkshire Dales to begin his career
All creatures great & small( Visual )

15 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 691 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A delightful story of a veterinarian's apprentice in rural England
All creatures great & small( Visual )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Continues the story of Yorkshire veterinarian, James Herriot
Connections 3 by James Burke( Visual )

15 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 685 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Burke presents science as a detective story, illustrating the connections between events of the past and inventions of the future. Burke tracks through twelve thousand years of history for the clues that lead to eight great life-changing inventions -- the atom bomb, telecommunications, the computer, the production line, jet aircraft, plastics, rocketry and television
The tragedy of Coriolanus by William Shakespeare( Visual )

16 editions published between 1983 and 2003 in English and held by 657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the last of his tragedies, Shakespeare gives Coriolanus as much human warmth as he can, shows clearly his virtues and defects, and accounts for his downfall wholly in terms of his own character. By focusing on human character rather than on political agreement, Shakespeare reveals a man who is essentially unattractive--one who can be admired for his strength, his openess, even the firmness of his political idealism--but one whom it is impossible to pity or love
William Shakespeare's Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare( Visual )

12 editions published between 1978 and 2002 in English and held by 570 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
Fort Apache, the Bronx by Daniel Petrie( Visual )

11 editions published between 1981 and 2009 in English and held by 559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Policemen of the 41st Precinct in the Bronx face murders, riots, and drugs on the outside, and corruption and indifference on the inside
Henry V by William Shakespeare( Visual )

15 editions published between 1979 and 2004 in English and held by 552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The third of Shakespeare's plays portraying the emergence of England's most admired national hero, Henry V. He unites his people as he embarks on the invasion of France, deals justly with traitors, tirelessly leads his soldiers to victory and ensures future peace by his marriage to the Princess of France. Shakespeare examines these qualities that make a successful ruler and shows the prince in terms of isolation and responibility that his success entails
The shock of the new by Robert Hughes( Visual )

7 editions published between 1989 and 2004 in English and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Robert Hughes' history of modern art from cubism to pop and the avant-garde. The sequel to the BBC's Civilization series, picks up at the threshold of the 20th century. It is written and presented by Robert Hughes, art critic and senior writer for Time. Hughes draws on a wealth of documentary materials from the archives of the BBC, including rare footage and interviews with noted artists. The range of major figures includes Henri Matisse, Pablo Picasso, le Corbusier, Maz Ernst, Francis Bacon and Jackson Pollock."--Container
The Duchess of Duke Street( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through hard work, talent, and ambition, a servant girl rises from scullery maid to become the finest chef in London and Edwardian society's premier hostess. Along the way her beauty and spirit attract the attention of high-placed admirers
The Lord Peter Wimsey mysteries( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The quintessential English 1920s detective faces some of his toughest mysteries
The wonder years( Visual )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The show debuted on ABC in 1988 and ran for six seasons. Nominated for over 60 awards with 24 wins, including an Emmy for Outstanding Comedy Series in 1988, a Golden Globe for Best Television Series in 1989, and a Peabody Award in 1990
Romeo & Juliet by William Shakespeare( Visual )

10 editions published between 1978 and 2003 in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Considered the greatest love story of all time and a bona fide "hit" for over 400 years. Romeo & Juliet is full of passion and oration. Shakespeare's most popular tragedy, it expresses love and death better perhaps, than any work in the English language
A performance of Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Visual )

12 editions published between 1976 and 2003 in English and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This savage tragedy is one of Shakespeare's most enduringly popular. Told by a trio of witches that he is fated to become King of Scotland, the warrior Macbeth, aided by his wife, in his quest for power murders his king and assumes the throne. The two embark on a guilt-ridden reign of terror
A guide to Civilisation by Time-Life Films( Book )

4 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Extensive collection of information on the underlying history, the works of art, the people, places, music and terminology in civilisation - A personal view, the thirteen-part film series written and narrated by Kenneth Clark
Othello by William Shakespeare( Visual )

11 editions published between 1981 and 2003 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features an adaptation of Shakespeare's English tragedy that explores the theme of jealousy in love. Portrays how evil Iago plants doubt in Othello's mind about the loyalty of his wife, Desdemona, hoping to destroy their relationship
Anna Karenina by Nicola Pagett( Visual )

4 editions published between 1977 and 2014 in English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Tolstoy's powerful tale of family passions set in Russia in the 1870s, Anna, the young and beautiful wife of a powerful older man, risks more than she can imagine when she runs away with the dashing Count Vronsky
William Shakespeare's A Midsummer night's dream by William Shakespeare( Visual )

14 editions published between 1978 and 2003 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three plots intertwine: the entangled love affairs of Demetrius and Helena, Lysander and Hermia, the comic performance of a "play within a play" by the tradesmen of Athens and the antics in fairyland of King Oberon and Queen Titania
 
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