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ABC-TV (Australia)

Overview
Works: 6,304 works in 8,808 publications in 1 language and 14,804 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Spy television programs  Television comedies  Television programs  Science fiction television programs  Reviews  Longitudinal studies  Documentary television programs  Television series 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.45
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Most widely held works about ABC-TV (Australia)
 
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Most widely held works by ABC-TV (Australia)
Unlikely travellers( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Unlikely Travellers is a remarkable film about six unique people who take a life-changing trip to the other side of the world - six fabulous adventurers, each with a unique and challenging intellectual disability. Their two week trip to Egypt will test them against the elements, their own fears and obsessions and a culture they know little about."--CONTAINER
Human body series( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using state-of-the-art photography, miniature cameras and specially devised medical imaging, this ground-breaking series reveals how our bodies really work and what it is like to be part of this incredible collection of bones, brains and blood. All stages of life are portrayed in turn: from conception to birth, babyhood to adolescence, reproduction to old age, illness and death
The Apology by Roger McGough( Visual )

12 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ABC broadcast 'The Apology to the Stolen Generations of Australia' live from Canberra Parliament House on Wednesday, February 13 on ABC1 and ABC Online from 8.55am in NSW, Victoria, ACT and Tasmania
Redfern now( Visual )

4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the first of six, one hour dramas highlighting indigenous inner-city culture, Grace (Leah Purcell) and Wesley (Alec Doomadgee) haven't had a holiday for years - with two kids and Wesley's work, there hasn't been time. Now they're off on the holiday of a lifetime and the taxi is waiting to take them to the airport. Grace just needs to pop back into the house for one last thing when the phone rings. It's her nephew Tyler - his mother Lilly is off her meds and raving, and he and his little sister Maddi are desperate for help. Wesley can't believe her sister is messing things up for them again, but Grace knows she has to help, nobody else will. She'll be back in time to make the flight. But Lilly is in no mood to cooperate and Grace reluctantly has to have her committed
A wire through the heart( Visual )

14 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Bridge is the definitive story of the building of Sydney Harbour Bridge and the vision of those who made it happen, despite their personal conflicts and political intrigues. Pipe Dreams is the epic historical story of the 19th century construction of the longest water pipeline in the world - the Perth to Coolgardie Water Scheme. A Wire Through the Heart brings to life the epic story of constructing Australia's overland telegraph. The two central characters are dramatically recreated, explorer John McDougall Stuart and scientist Charles Todd, and the film documents their extraordinary tales of adventure and engineering struggle. -- ABV-TV website
The avengers '65, Set 1( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of British special agent, John Steed
Don't beat about the bush! by ABC Landline( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Avengers '67 : the bird who knew too much ; The winged avenger( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two episodes from the 1967 season of the television series The Avengers
The art of Australia : the epic story of Australian art from the colonial period to present day( Visual )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This is a landmark series in which Edmund Capon tells the story of art in Australia and the role it has played in the development of the nation. The three-part series weaves the stories of European and Indigenous art. Edmund travels across the continent to look at important artworks and meet significant contemporary artists whose work creatively deals with themes from Australian history"--ABC TV web site
The Avengers '67( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

British secret agents John Steed and Emma Peel battle a variety of evil-doers, often with the aid of high-tech gadgetry
A child's world( Visual )

7 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mind Games - A Child's World charts the key developments and achievements that mark the way on every human being's incredible journey to becoming a fully fledged independent person. The Facts of Life - Until the age of three or four children are not aware that their gender is a permanent and unchanging aspect of their identity. The Independent Thinker - at birth we are not even capable of conscious thought. Yet by eleven years of age we have all the tools necessary for abstract thought, logic and reasoning. At six months most other animals are fending for themselves. Human babies can't even sit up properly. We take longer to reach independence than any other species on earth
The Librarians( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frances O'brien, devout Catholic and panic disorder sufferer, is back in charge of the library. And breathing harder into her paper bag than ever before. Her daughters are out of control, her marriage is on its last legs and Nada, her Muslim colleague, is being touted as the N.B.L. (next big librarian)
The avengers '66( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of British special agent, John Steed and Mrs. Emma Peal
A book to love : favourite guests of ABC TV's first Tuesday Book Club share their most loved books( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A companion publication to the ABC TV show FIRST TUESDAY BOOK CLUB, well-known authors share their passion for a particular book they love. Contributors include Ian Rankin, Augusten Burroughs, Peter FitzSimons, Catherine Jinks and others
Miss Fisher's mystery mysteries( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Get ready to immerse yourself in the opulent, exciting world of Australias leading lady detective Phryne Fisher (Essie Davis) in MISS FISHER'S MURDER MYSTERIES. Phryne (pronounced Fry-nee) is a glamorous and thoroughly modern woman of the 1920s. Our lady sleuth sashays through the back lanes and jazz clubs of Melbourne, fighting injustice with her pearl handled pistol and her dagger sharp wit. Leaving a trail of admirers in her wake, our heroine makes sure she enjoys every moment of her lucky life. But behind the faade of elegance and charm are the scars of the past which drive Phryne to find justice for those who cant help themselves and to pursue the truth of her own dark history. Also stars Nathan Page, Hugo Johnstone-Burt, Ashleigh Cummings and Miriam Margolyes
Avengers '67 : Escape in time ; The see-through man( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two episodes from the 1967 season of the television series The Avengers
Croker Island exodus( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

WW2 1942, Croker Island in the Arafura Sea - as the Japanese bomb the North, 95 Aboriginal children and their missionary caregivers are forced to evacuate and make a remarkable epic journey across the Australian continent - this is their heroic story
Life at 7( Visual )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tackling temperament. "This episode explores the nature of temperament, and by looking back through the Life Series archives, we gain a unique insight into how temperament is shaping the lives of our seven-year-olds. Temperament refers to those basic individual differences that we come into the world with - and the best way to observe temperament at this age is in a controlled environment. So we recommissioned the Life Lab to put the temperaments of our seven-year-olds to the test"--ABC-TV website
Miss Fisher's mystery mysteries( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Honourable Miss Phryne Fisher began life in 1989 as the daring lady detective protagonist of a series of 18 crime books written by Australian author, Kerry Greenwood. A glamorous and thoroughly modern woman of the late 1920s with an acquired taste for the best, but impeccable working-class origins, Phryne was an instant success with readers. In ABC1's new 13-part drama series "Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries" our lady sleuth sashays through the back lanes and jazz clubs of Melbourne, fighting injustice with her pearl-handled pistol and her dagger sharp wit
Avengers '67 : the Ł50,000 breakfast ; Dead man's treasure ; You have just been murdered( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Ł50,000 breakfast: When $50,000 of stolen diamonds is found in a dead man's stomach mismatches Borzoi hairs lead Stead and Emma to a pet cemetary where they take the bite out of the villain's bark. Dead man's treasure: The hunt for a murdered courier's despatch leads Steed and Emma to a deadly car race with a "shocking" surprise at the finish line. You have just been murdered: When an ingenious blackmailer uses mock murders to demonstrate to his millionaire victims how vulnerable they are, The Avengers give the villain a healthy dose of reality
 
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Avengers '67 : the bird who knew too much ; The winged avenger
Alternative Names

controlled identityThames Television, ltd.

A.B.C. Television (Australia)

A.B.C.-TV (Australia)

ABC (Great Britain)

ABC National Television (Australia)

ABC Television

ABC Television (Great Britain)

ABC Television, ltd.

Associated British Corporation

Australian Broadcasting Commission. ABC-TV

Languages
English (68)

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The Avengers '67A book to love : favourite guests of ABC TV's first Tuesday Book Club share their most loved booksAvengers '67 : Escape in time ; The see-through manAvengers '67 : the Ł50,000 breakfast ; Dead man's treasure ; You have just been murdered