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Page, George (George H.)

Overview
Works: 101 works in 179 publications in 1 language and 5,041 library holdings
Genres: Nature television programs  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  History  Wildlife films  Wildlife television programs  Biography  Television programs  Nature films  Documentary films 
Roles: Narrator, Host, Producer
Classifications: QH102, 599.755
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about George Page
 
Most widely held works by George Page
Big cats( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jaguar : year of the cat : "The magnificent jaguar has long been considered all but impossible to film in the wild ... Shot entirely on 35mm in specially constructed sets spreadout over 100 acres of Belize rainforest, this unprecedented accomplishment in natural history filmmaking follows one of these elusive creatures both day and night."--Container
Pandas( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first program observes the Red panda and Giant panda (one of the world's most endangered mammals) in their natural habitat, the bamboo forest of China's "Mountains of the Sleeping Dragon" a national panda reserve. The second program features the San Diego Zoo's challenge to successfully breed and raise a Giant Panda in captivity. Spotlighted is Hua Mei the baby panda and staff from the San Diego Zoo's Center for Reproduction of Endangered Species
Nature( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world of penguins: Presents the life of penguins and how they solve the problem of living in two worlds, in the sea where they spend most of their lives swimming and feeding, moving so gracefully, and their return to land each year to breed and to moult. A sea otter story: warm hearts and cold water: The Monterey Bay Aquarium is a haven for orphaned otter pups where the staff teaches these pups the skills to survive in the wild. Explore with George Page the lifestyle of the Pacific sea otter and go behind the scenes at the aquarium to follow an orphaned pup's journey back to the wild
Dogs. the early years( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first program explores the world of dogs that go the extra step beyond man's best friend-- service dogs, search and rescue dogs, therapy dogs, celebrity dogs, sheepdogs and war dogs. The second program looks at puppies. Trainers, breeders, owners, vets, biologists and dog lovers of every kind talk about puppies - their talents and temperaments, needs and loves
Birds( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Extraordinary birds": Captures the behavior of extraordinary birds, real-life stories, and their relationships with humankind. "Parrots: look who's talking": Visits some extraordinary parrots and their owners. It also looks at parrots in the wild, to explore their behavior and social skills, and what part their color plays in their survival
Chimpanzees( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first program goes into Tanzania's Gombe National Park to observe the daily life of the chimpanzee clan Jane Goodall has known since the days of her research in the 1960s. The second program delves into the questions are chimps and other primates similar to us? How does their intelligence compare to our own? Answers are found both in the laboratory and in the wild. The program also goes to Central Zaire to observe pygmy chimps (bonobos) in the wild
Echo of the elephants Echo of the elephants, the next generation( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Elephant expert Cynthia Moss is your guide to the daily dramas in the lives of grand matriarch Echo and her elephant herd that Moss has studied for more than 20 years in Kenya's Amboseli National Park. [The films] tell this remarkable story that includes mating struggles, difficult births, a baby elephant's first steps, mischievous calves, kidnappings, emotional reunions, and, occasionally, death at the hands of a hunter."--Container
The Brain( Visual )

11 editions published between 1984 and 1995 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains how humans perceive the world and how the brain coordinates vision and movement
Land of the eagle( Visual )

3 editions published between 1991 and 1995 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A comprehensive account of North America's wildlife and wild places, "Land of the Eagle" turns back the clock to reveal the continent as it was hundreds of years ago. This eight-part series tells the story of the land through the people who lived on it, charted it, and shaped it -- the American Indians and the first European explorers and settlers"--Containers
The first and last frontier( Visual )

3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the natural splendors of Alaska, a land settled by indigenous people thousands of years before Russians and Europeans arrived in pursuit of sea otter, walrus, and whales. It explores the world of the Inuit and Tlingit tribes and shows how Alaska may be the final opportunity to strike a balance between the development of natural resources and the preservation of our natural heritage
Conquering the swamps( Visual )

3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depicts Florida as it was hundreds of years ago, highlighting wildlife and wild places, and tracing the history of the people who lived there. Learn how Spanish conquistadors seeking gold and slaves and other men, hunting herons and alligators, eventually led to the destruction of the subtropical wilderness. Discover how the Calusa and Tamucua Indians lived and prospered on the land and how man's exploitation of Florida has forever altered this fragile environment
Confronting the wilderness( Visual )

3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the early settlement of Canada, starting on the east coast and progressing to the St. Lawrence River where French fur traders and Ojibway, Algonquin, Huron, Ottawa and other Indians collaborated in a prosperous business partnership until an outbreak of smallpox decimated thousands of native Americans. Examines the harsh, rocky land around Hudson Bay and the French and English entrepreneurs who ventured there to hunt and trap
Into the shining mountains( Visual )

3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tours the natural splendors of the Rocky Mountain country with its variety of plants and wildlife; tells how the quest for gold and silver brought pioneers to this area; points out how the Shoshone, Blackfoot and Utes viewed their sacred lands; and shows how the need for conservation led to the establishment of Yellowstone National Park
The great encounter( Visual )

3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the struggles of the early English colonists of Roanoke Island, Chesapeake Bay area, and Pilgrim settlements of Massachusetts as they fought to establish dominion over the land. Contrasts this struggle with the spiritual beliefs of the Cherokee and Powhatan Indians who recognized seasonal rhythms and respected wildlife
Across the sea of grass( Visual )

3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces journeys of early pioneers in the land beyond the Mississippi who made their way across the plains that were home to buffalo, grizzly bears and tribes of Mandan, Sioux, and Pawnee. It shows how determined settlers turned the wild lands into wheat fields and why the destruction of the buffalo herds had such an impact on the Indian population
Living on the edge( Visual )

3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The harsh terrain of the American southwest is explored, beginning with the first Spanish explorers searching for gold, showing how plants, animals and early pioneers adapted to the desert. It also shows the relationship that Papago and Pima tribes had with the arid land and how irrigation brought water to the region and forever changed its natural history
In the company of wolves( Visual )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Actor Timothy Dalton and wildlife expert David Mech travel from America's remote wolf habitats to Canada's barren Arctic wilderness in pursuit of a close encounter with wolves in the wild
Searching for paradise( Visual )

3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the history of California and its rich and diverse ecosystem, isolated by desert and mountains. Traces the history of the people who lived there, from the Chumash Indians to the recent mass migration of population. Explores California's environmental problems and how they exemplify the progress and struggle of today's environmental movement
In the lion's den( Visual )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Actor Anthony Hopkins journeys to East Africa to learn about lions from the Masai and members of the Lion Research Project. At Ngorongoro Crater, he is able to observe a pride at close range
Man's best friend( Visual )

3 editions published between 1985 and 1999 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Why of all animal species, have people traditionally chosen the dog as their most popular pet? It's a relationship that may be as much as 12,000 years old. Explores the fascinating range of the dog world: from tribal dogs in Kenya to the pampered pets of the USA. Reveals how they have been bred for different qualities: guarding, hunting, pulling, herding, even temperament
 
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Alternative Names
Page, George 1935-2006

جورج پیج

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