WorldCat Identities

Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works about Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Most widely held works by Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
Planet Earth the complete series by David Attenborough( Visual )

14 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 2,544 WorldCat member 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
Little Bear by Else Holmelund Minarik( Visual )

39 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and French and held by 2,437 WorldCat member 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
Anne of Green Gables by L. M Montgomery( Visual )

23 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in English and Russian and held by 2,216 WorldCat member 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
Why we fight( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1,682 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 Tudors by Michael Hirst( Visual )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 1,074 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the early life of King Henry VIII, beginning after his assumption of the British throne at the age of 19
Our mutual friend by Charles Dickens( Visual )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 1,058 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tale of two turbulent love affairs plays out amidst a tangled web of wealth, corruption, passion and betrayal in 1860s London
The Tudors by Michael Hirst( Visual )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 1,040 WorldCat member 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 disillusioned with and instead beds the seventeen year old Catherine Howard
Doctor Who by Lyn Euros( Visual )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 1,024 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The further adventures of the time traveling alien adventurer and his companions
Ebola the plague fighters( Visual )

8 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,018 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a dreaded outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus swept through a remote region of Zaire in May 1995, Nova was the only film crew permitted to cover the outbreak. The Ebola plague kills a very high percentage of its victims (77% in Kikwit), often by dissolving their internal organs and connective tissue. Learn how disease specialists traced the origins of the outbreak
Doctor Who( Visual )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 996 WorldCat member 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 real world of democracy by C. B Macpherson( Book )

16 editions published between 1965 and 1976 in 5 languages and held by 935 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In his 1964 CBC Massey Lectures C.B. Macpherson examines the rival ideas of democracy - the communist, Third World, and Western-liberal variants - and their impact on one another. He suggests that the West need not fear any challenge to liberal democracy if it is prepared to re-examine and alter its own values
The Tudors by Michael Hirst( Visual )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 927 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Tudors dramatize the tumultuous years of King Henry VIII's nearly 40 year, omnipotent reign (1509-1547). The final season follows the latter years of one of the greatest figures of Engilish history, King Henry the 8th and his marriages to his fifth wife, Catharine Howard, and his sixth wife Catharine Parr
The tenant of Wildfell Hall by Anne Brontë( Visual )

13 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 855 WorldCat member 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
Up the Yangtze by Yung Chang( Visual )

11 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 840 WorldCat member 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 )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 763 WorldCat member 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
The complete works of William Shakespeare (abridged)( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 726 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This three-man troupe perform all of Shakespeare's plays in 90 comedic minutes
The take by Avi Lewis( Visual )

19 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and French and held by 679 WorldCat member 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
On our watch( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 643 WorldCat member 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
The book of Negroes( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A universal story of loss, courage and triumph, this recounts the extraordinary journey of Aminata Diallo, an indomitable African woman who survives in a world in which everything seems to be against her. Kidnapped by slave traders in West Africa then sold into slavery in South Carolina, Aminata navigates her way through the American Revolution in New York, the isolated refuge of Nova Scotia, and the treacherous jungles of Sierra Leone, before finally securing her freedom in England
Torchwood( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Led by Captain Jack Harkness, the Torchwood team delves into the unknown and fights the impossible. From an underground base built on a rift in time and space, the team responds to any alien threat-- a meteorite crash landing, sightings of extra-terrestrial technology, an unusual autopsy report, the spread of a deadly alien virus. Everyone who works for Torchwood is under 35. Some say that's because it's a new science-- others say it's because they die young
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.21 (from 0.05 for Rewind and ... to 0.71 for Annual rep ...)

Why we fight
Alternative Names

controlled identityBroadcasting Corporation of Newfoundland

controlled identityCanada. Department of the Secretary of State

controlled identityCanada. Secretary of State

controlled identityCanadian Radio Broadcasting Commission

Broadcasting Corporation

Broadcasting Corporation Ottawa

C B C

Canada Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

Canada. Department of the Secretary of State. Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

Canada. Dept. of the Secretary of State. Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

Canada. ept. of the Secretary of State. Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

Canada, Secrétariat d'Etat, Société Radio-Canada

Canada Secretary of State. Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

Canada Société Radio-Canada

Canadian Broadcasting Company

Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

CBC

CBC Radio

Kanāda. Secretary of State. Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

Radio-Canada

Radio-Canada Ottawa

Radio-Canada, Societe

Société Radio-Canada.

Société Radio-Canada Ottawa

SRC

SRC. Radio

Languages
Covers
Little BearAnne of Green GablesWhy we fightThe TudorsOur mutual friendDoctor WhoDoctor WhoThe real world of democracy