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Most widely held works about Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
Most widely held works by Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
Planet Earth the complete series ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 1,852 libraries worldwide
"Captures rare action, impossible locations, and intimate moments with our planet's best-loved, wildest, and most elusive creatures. From the highest mountains to the deepest rivers, [the program] takes you to places you've never been to experience sights and sounds never before captured on film. Prepare to be overwhelmed by the beauty and majesty of 'Planet Earth'"--Container.
Why we fight ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1,540 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.
Anne of Green Gables ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in English and held by 1,406 libraries worldwide
Follows the life of Anne Shirley, a spirited orphan with a vivid imagination, from her struggles as an adolescent to her triumphs as a young woman.
The complete works of William Shakespeare (abridged) ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 932 libraries worldwide
This three-man troupe perform all of Shakespeare's plays in 90 comedic minutes.
The real world of democracy by C. B Macpherson ( Book )
14 editions published between 1965 and 1976 in 3 languages and held by 871 libraries worldwide
The Tudors. The complete third season ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 861 libraries worldwide
Henry, now forty-five, marries Jane Seymour. Jane helps to reconcile Mary with her father, but only after Mary signs a paper admitting that she is illegitimate. Jane gives birth to a son, but dies shortly thereafter. Devastated by Jane's death, Henry locks himself away, drawing fantasy palaces, with caustic court jester Will Sommers as his sole companion. Henry then marries Anne of Cleves, a plain and unsophisticated German aristrocrat that he soon becomes dissolutioned with and instead beds the seventeen year old Catherine Howard.
Ebola, the plague fighters ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 757 libraries worldwide
An investigation into the deadly Ebola virus and the 1995 outbreak of the disease in Kikwit, Zaire.
Up the Yangtze ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 744 libraries worldwide
A "farewell cruise" takes a luxury ship up the vast Yangtze River shortly before completion of the massive Three Gorges Dam. The passengers glimpse a rapidly changing countryside, while the local people struggle to adapt as their lives are irrevocably altered.
Hockey : a people's history by Michael McKinley ( Book )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 691 libraries worldwide
Explores the history of hockey from the late nineteenth century through the early twenty-first century, discussing how the sport has changed, public opinion of the game, and famous figures.
Little Bear. Feel better Little Bear ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 642 libraries worldwide
What's the best recipe for feeling better when you're under the weather? Chicken broth? Staying in bed? A hot cloth? Little Bear tries them all but finds out that having family and friends around is the best medicine.
The Mikado ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1983 and 1999 in English and held by 589 libraries worldwide
A spoof of Victorian English society. Presents the story of a lowly tailor's transformation from prisoner in a country jail to the rank of Lord Executioner.
Doctor Who. The complete second series ( Visual )
7 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 585 libraries worldwide
The regenerated Doctor (David Tennant) travels through time and space with his companion Rose Tyler encountering strange lifeforms and protecting the Earth from alien invaders. This season is filled with more thrills, more laughs, more heartbreak and some terrifying new aliens and old acquaintances.
The take ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 577 libraries worldwide
In the wake of Argentina's spectacular economic collapse, Latin America's most prosperous middle class finds itself in a ghost town of abandoned factories and mass unemployment. Explores how Argentina's 2001 economic collapse, where a prosperous middle-class economy was destroyed during 10 years of IMF policies, impacted the lives of ordinary workers. Follows 30 unemployed auto-parts workers, who stage a protest against their bosses and economic globalization by occupying their closed factory and refusing to leave.
Music and Western man : the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation series ( Book )
4 editions published between 1958 and 1970 in English and held by 563 libraries worldwide
On our watch ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 557 libraries worldwide
"The world invoked its vow 'Never Again!' after the genocide in Rwanda and atrocities in Srebrenica. Then came Darfur. Over the past four years at least 200,000 people have been killed, 2.5 million driven from their homes, and mass rapes have once more been used as a weapon of war in a brutal campaign by Janjaweed militias and the Sudanese government against civilians in Darfur. FRONTLINE asks why the international community and the United Nations have once again failed to stop the slaughter"--Container.
Doctor Who. The complete third series ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 552 libraries worldwide
The Doctor partners up with Martha Jones and embark on adventures through time and space, encountering strange lifeforms and protecting the Earth from invaders.
Death of a star ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in English and held by 547 libraries worldwide
On February 23, 1987, a young Canadian astronomer witnessed one of the most violent cosmic events since the creation of the universe - a supernova - the gargantuan explosion resulting when a star blows itself apart. Nova covers this fast breaking story as astronomers from all over the world study the historic event.
The tenant of Wildfell Hall ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 545 libraries worldwide
When the beautiful widow Helen Graham moves into the derelict Wildfell Hall with her son, she arouses great curiosity from the local villagers. Gilbert Markham is a handsome young farmer who finds himself drawn to the enigmatic Helen and encourages her to open up to him. But even the sympathetic Markham is unprepared for the secrets Helen will ultimately reveal, secrets which the repressed Victorian society would rather bury forever.
Thirty two short films about Glenn Gould ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1993 and 2000 in English and held by 529 libraries worldwide
Thirty-two vignettes, spanning pianist Glenn Gould's life from age four until his death at fifty, give an impressionistic depiction of his life.
China rises ( Visual )
18 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and French and held by 492 libraries worldwide
China Rises is a look at this rapidly developing economic power, from a factory to a pop concert and an Olympic volleyball court to the red carpet at the Shanghai Film Festival.
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