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WNED-TV (Television station : Buffalo, N.Y.)

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Most widely held works about WNED-TV (Television station : Buffalo, N.Y.)
 
Most widely held works by WNED-TV (Television station : Buffalo, N.Y.)
Your life, your money( Visual )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An engaging, high-impact program addresses a crucial need for honest, open financial advice in a pivotal stage of life. Through the compelling real-life stories of young people dealing with various financial and lifestyle scenarios, the program raises fiscal consciousness and knowledge on everything from banking and credit to investments, budgeting, insurance and self-employment. It features personal financial advice from respected national financial advisors
The War of 1812( Visual )

5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A two-hour documentary looking at this important historic event from several perspectives: the American, Canadian, British and Native American. Includes reenactments, animation, and commentary by major historians, authors, and experts
Digging up dinosaurs by Aliki( Visual )

9 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in English and held by 580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a reading of the book Digging up dinosaurs, by Aliki. Host LeVar Burton sets off in his jeep to explore the mystery surrounding the life and death of the dinosaur
Underground railroad : the William Still story( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the compelling story of William Still, one of the most unheralded individuals of the Underground Railroad, and details the accounts of black abolitionists who had everything at stake as they helped fugitives follow the North Star to Canada
Niagara Falls( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study of human achievement and human folly on an epic scale. It is a tale of exploitation and preservation and the changing nature of love in America - of the way Man has related to Nature over centuries
Bugs by Nancy Winslow Parker( Visual )

10 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bugs includes general information, jokes and descriptions of the physical characteristics, habits, and natural environment of a variety of common insects. Other segments include: LeVar visits Insect world: with the assistance of an entomologist LeVar discovers the uniqueness of a wide variety of bugs and insects at Cincinnati Zoo's Insect World ; See the migration of Monarch Butterflies: take a trip to the mountains in Mexico to find out where monarch butterflies go when they migrate for the winter
Gregory the terrible eater by Mitchell Sharmat( Visual )

13 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in English and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a reading of the book Gila monsters meet you at the airport, by Marjorie Weinman Sharmat. Host LeVar Burton investigates the Arizona desert to find out what a Gila monster is really like
The day Jimmy's boa ate the wash by Trinka Hakes Noble( Visual )

9 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in English and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a reading of the book The day Jimmy's boa ate the wash, by Trinka Hakes Noble. Host LeVar Burton also visits a farm and a livestock fair, interviewing a man who greases a pig for a pig scramble
Music, music, everywhere( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brings great books to life onscreen through rich illustrations and live shows
Amazing grace with Bill Moyers by Michael Apted( Visual )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A reading of the book, "Amazing Grace" by Mary Hoffman leads into a discussion of stereotyping. LeVar interviews Whoopi Goldberg, where the topic of pursuing your own dreams is discussed
Follow the drinking gourd : a story of the Underground Railroad( Visual )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Runaway slaves journey north along the Underground Railroad by following directions in a song "The drinking gourd". Other segments include: LeVar talks about slavery: LeVar introduces students to the history, heroes, stories, and music of the African American culture which emerged from slavery ; Songs about slavery: the a capella group, Sweet Honey in the Rock, perform and share their historical knowledge of slavery
Family matters by Ann Turner( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brings great books to life onscreen through rich illustrations and live shows
Ocean life( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brings great books to life onscreen through rich illustrations and live shows. Humphrey the lost whale: a true story tells the journey of one California humpback whale. "Wrong-way" Humphrey finds his way back to sea with the help of friends. Sam the sea cow is a true story about Sam the manatee who was rescued from a sewer drain and nursed back to health
Paul Bunyan( Visual )

5 editions published between 1985 and 2007 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Who was the largest baby ever born in the state of Maine? Who dug the Great Lakes? Who gouged out the Grand Canyon? Why, Paul Bunyan, of course, America's finest, fastest, funniest lumberman and favorite tall-tale hero
The Marines( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For longer than the United States has been an independent nation, there has been a Marine Corps. They consider themselves the very best America has to offer. Embodying fierce patriotism, extraordinary courage, and innovative weapons, they are a force. This documentary focuses on their training and examines what it means to be a Marine
Frederick Law Olmsted : designing America( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the man who made public parks an essential part of American life. He made enormous contributions to the American landscape, believing a park was both a work of art and a necessity for urban life. Olmsted's efforts to preserve nature created an "environmental ethic" decades before the environmental movement became a force in American politics
The Adirondacks( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at one of the largest parks in America, with 6 million acres that is divided between privately owned land and protected wilderness. Features the history, landscape, and the Adirondacks of today
Buried treasures by Aliki( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Digging up dinosaurs: host LeVar Burton sets off in his jeep to explore the mystery surrounding the life and death of the dinosaur. Mummies made in Egypt: describes the techniques and the reasons for the use of mummification in ancient Egypt
Abiyoyo by Pete Seeger( Visual )

4 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reveals some of the ways a story can be told with music, including music videos, dance, and animation. Meet the musical group Run DMC. Features the book Abiyoyo, which is based on a South African lullaby about a boy and his father who come up with a plan to save their town from a giant. Reviews other books with related themes: Blackberry ink by Eve Merriam, Ayu and the perfect moon by David Cox, and Peter and the wolf adapted by Sergei Prokofiev
The Patchwork quilt by Valerie Flournoy( Visual )

8 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a reading of the book, A patchwork quilt, by Valerie Flournoy. Host LeVar Burton visits the Boston Children's Museum, a hands-on museum where folk traditions are kept alive
 
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