WorldCat Identities

Thomas, Theodore 1951-

Overview
Works: 29 works in 58 publications in 2 languages and 2,358 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Documentary television programs  Science television programs  Documentary films  Juvenile works  Motion pictures  Children's films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Producer, Director, Scenarist
Classifications: E450, 973.7115
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Theodore Thomas
Roots of resistance a story of the underground railroad( Visual )

9 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in English and held by 924 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the story of the underground railroad through narratives of escaped slaves. Includes interviews with descendants of slaves and slave holders of Somerset Place, a plantation in North Carolina, who describe the personal danger and terrible risk involved in each slave's departure
Roots of resistance the story of the Underground Railroad by WGBH Educational Foundation( Visual )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the story of the underground railroad through narratives of escaped slaves. Includes interviews with descendants of slaves and slave holders, who describe the personal danger and terrible risk involved in each slave's departure
Images of the Gamble House : masterwork of Greene & Greene by Jeanette A Thomas( Book )

6 editions published between 1989 and 1994 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Walt & El Grupo( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For ten weeks in 1941, Walt Disney, his wife, and sixteen colleagues from his studio visited nations in South America to gather story material for a series of films with South American themes. This documentary uses this framing device to explore inter-American relations as Nazi influence was growing in South America, provide a rare glimpse into the artists who were part of the magic of Disney's 'golden age,' and give an unprecedented look at the 39-year-old Walt Disney during one of the most challenging times of his entire life
Frank and Ollie( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frank Thomas and Ollie Johnston, two animators known for their work on Bambi, Pinocchio, Lady and the Tramp and others, share their secrets and insights into the world of Disney animated movies
Frank and Ollie( Visual )

2 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Walt Disney Productions animators, Frank Thomas and Ollie Johnston, discuss Walt Disney's contribution to the art of animation and their own careers at the Disney studios. They share their secrets, insights and inspiration behind some of the greatest animated movies ever released
Where the toys come from( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two toys, curious about their roots, travel to a factory in Japan
Planet earth( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two programs presenting important developments in geoscience. The living machine explores the earth's never-ending cycle of creation and destruction, focusing on the discovery of plate tectonics. The blue planet looks at forces beneath the surface of the ocean, such as underwater hurricanes and tornadoes
The Traditional art of making Japanese pottery bond with the earth( Visual )

3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For nearly 400 years, the Takatori kiln on the Japanese island of Kyushu has been producing beautiful tea ceremony ware. Their distinctive attitudes and techniques are explained as the 11th generation of potters goes through the firing process
Planet earth. Gifts from the earth ; Fate of the earth( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three programs presenting important developments in geoscience. The solar sea examines the effect of the sun on the earth's development. Gifts from the earth discusses the earth's natural resources and their growing scarcity due to poor stewardship on the part of human beings. The fate of the earth explores the various ways that human beings are hastening the destruction of the planet
Planet earth( Visual )

4 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scientists examine plate tectonics, one of the most important discoveries of the twentieth century. They are at Kilauea Volcano during a dramatic eruption, aboard the submersible craft Alvin as it dives to the bottom of the Atlantic, and in pursuit of the cause of the worst earthquakes in American history
Where the toys come from( Visual )

2 editions published between 1983 and 1990 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two toys, curious about their roots, travel to a factory in Japan
The American experience( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the history of slavery in the United States and of the Underground Railroad, a network of escape routes black slaves took in the mid-1800's to freedom. Their flight from the South was organized by other escaped slaves and their allies, including Harriet Tubman and Frederick Douglass
Gifts from the Earth( Visual )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the mineral and energy resources within the Earth and the theory of plate tectonics
Planet earth( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the past decade, mankind has been made increasingly aware that earth is a closed system and its resources are finite. What treasures lay hidden beneath the Red Sea and the Antarctic ice cap? How has the theory of plate tectonics revolutionized the search for minerals and energy? How are the bottom of the sea and outer space our next frontiers for recovering riches from the earth. Are we running out of water?
WALT & EL GRUPO( )

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

Planet earth( Visual )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Planet earth( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Episode one. Scientists examine plate tectonics, one of the most important discoveries of the twentieth century. They are at Kilauea Volcano during a dramatic eruption, aboard the submersible craft Alvin as it dives to the bottom of the Atlantic, and in pursuit of the cause of the worst earthquakes in American history. Episode two. The oceans may be the last great "unexplored frontier" on earth. Includes: revelations about the sea from a scientist aboard the space shuttle; findings about the El Niño current which has caused worldwide devastation; and a dive to the sea floor and to the depths of the "middle ocean" where previously unknown species are observed
Les Grizzlis( Visual )

2 editions published between 1990 and 1996 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Planet earth( Visual )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the growing awareness of mankind that the Earth is a closed system with finite resources. The search for minierals in such places as beneath the Red Sea and the Antarctic ice cap have been revolutionized by tectonic plate theory
 
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English (46)

French (2)

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