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Time-Life Films Multi-media Division

Overview
Works: 244 works in 331 publications in 1 language and 811 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Nonfiction television programs  Biography  History  Documentary television programs  Television series  Science television programs  Environmental television programs  Fiction 
Classifications: PR2817.A2, 822.33
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Time-Life Films
The Keys of paradise( Visual )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the recently discovered, powerful and complex painkilling drugs, endorphins, manufactured by the human brain
The rise and fall of DDT( Visual )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deals with the pros and cons of DDT by investigating its various uses as an insecticide, military weapon, safeguard against tropical diseases, and threat to the environment. Has the case against DDT been proven? A strange question, perhaps, to be asking one year after the US has banned the insecticide. Tracing the history of DDT from its discovery through its banning in the States, this program asks whether America overreacted with its total ban of this once acclaimed "wonder" chemical
The Mystery of the Anasazi( Visual )

2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inquires into the mystery of the unknown builders of ruins discovered by the Navajo Indians 300 years ago. Considers questions such as who these people were, why they disappeared, and where did they go
Reading efficiency system( Visual )

5 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A twelve-lesson course, hosted by Bill Cosby, designed to help the viewer improve his reading efficiency. Emphasizes comprehension skills, critical thought skills, vocabulary skills, and rate improvement skills
The wizard who spat on the floor( Visual )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the life and work of the American inventor Thomas Alva Edison. Shows some of Edison's many technical inventions, such as the light bulb, fluoroscope, and the phonograph, and traces Edison's work in his last years when his experimentation proved to be less successful
The Bridge of Adam Rush( Visual )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the early 1800's, the film tells the story of an adolescent boy's successful adjustment to a new family situation and a new way of life
Henry VIII by William Shakespeare( Visual )

2 editions published between 1978 and 1985 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a dramatization of William Shakespeare's play, which spins a web of intrigue and betrayal
 
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Languages
English (13)