WorldCat Identities

France 5

Overview
Works: 2,631 works in 2,918 publications in 2 languages and 13,424 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Exhibition catalogs  Biography 
Roles: Producer, prn, pmn, Editor, Publisher
Classifications: GN281, 523.2
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Most widely held works by France 5
Journey to the edge of the universe by Alec Baldwin( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The first accurate non-stop voyage from Earth to the edge of the Universe using a single, unbroken shot through the use of spectacular CGI technology. Building on images taken from the Hubble telescope
The incredible human journey ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"How did we get here? ...Using the evidence from genetics, fossils, archaeology and climatology, Dr. Alice Roberts uncovers five epic routes our ancestors took across the globe and the obstacles and brutal challenges they encountered along the way. It reveals how our family tree grew and spread out across the world, producing all the variety we see in the human species today -- but despite all that diversity, Dr. Roberts reveals how astonishingly closely related we all are." -- Container
The way things work ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The inhabitants of Mammoth Island learn about electricity during the annual lemon harvest. They learn how current and static electricity are different and what metals make the best conductors of electricity
The way things work ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a mammoth delivering canvas awnings gets lifted off the ground by the wind, the Mammoth Islanders discover the power of the wind. The Islanders experiment and eventually learn the right combination of the four forces involved in flight: gravity, lift, thrust, and drag
The way things work ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Mammoth Islanders are looking for an alternative to using mammoths to deliver their pizzas so they experiment with different internal combustion engines, from rockets to turbofan jet engines to gasoline engines. By comparing the advantages and drawbacks of these engines, they determine which one will serve their business best and ensure that the pizzas are delivered on time
The way things work ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Mammoth Islanders invite a visiting inventor to a noisy concert of musical mammoths. Then they learn the principles behind various wind, string, brass and percussion instruments. The result is music to their ears
San Francisco's great quake ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On April 18, 1906, the greatest natural disaster in American history struck without warning. This is the terrifying and inspiring tale of a pitched battle between man and nature told by the stories of people who lived through it
The way things work ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The inhabitants of Mammoth Island learn how sound energy travels in waves, and one islander creates a primitive microphone, amplifier and loudspeaker
The way things work ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The inhabitants of Mammoth Island are trying to find the best method to lift their mammoths when a young Islander uses a simple machine called a pulley to get the job done. A pulley is a wheel that carries a rope, chain or cable on its rim and can be used alone or with other pulleys to lift heavy loads
Engineering Egypt ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discover how Egypt's two greatest Pharaohs--Khufu and Ramesses II--built their way to immortality through architectural marvels including the temples of Abu Simbel and the Great Pyramid of Giza
The way things work ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Some of the Mammoth Islanders decide to explore the far side of a distant mountain ridge on a breezy spring day. Halfway up the steep trail, they become trapped and must be rescued by a hot air balloon
The way things work ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A bridge collapses and strands a Mammoth Islander and his mammoth on a small island. A young Islander discovers the principle of buoyancy when she observes wood floating on the water, and this aids in the rescue
The way things work ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A visiting inventor discovers just how useful Mammoth Island's mammoth population is in keeping things warm one freezing winter day. The Islanders learn that heat can be travel from one place to another in three ways: conduction, convection, or radiation
The way things work ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Mammoth Islanders are building a new observation tower out of stone blocks. When one of the Islanders gets trapped at the top, the Islanders build ramps around the tower to create a giant screw which helps the trapped Islander to get down
The way things work ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A visiting inventor and two young Mammoth Islanders create a machine to cool off on a hot summer day
Secrets of Shangri-La quest for sacred caves ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"For years, adventurers from all over the world have searched for the mythic paradise of Shangri-La and have found little ... until now. Explore sacred Buddhist caves and witness as experts look back into time as they uncover centuries-old manuscripts and stunning wall paintings that have remained undisturbed for years. Has the real Shangri-La finally been discovered? Will it survive the erosion and visitors that the future is bound to bring?"--Container
Cinevardaphoto ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in French and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"From Agnès Varda comes the wonderful Cinevardaphoto, a triptych of short films exploring the power and vitality of the photograph. In Ydessa, the bears, and etc., Varda discovers a haunting exhibit of found photos; in each one, a teddy bear. With Ulysses, she deconstructs a picture from her early career as a photographer, while ... Salut les cubains uses still photos to capture the spirit of the Cuban Revolution's early days."--Container
The Pacific War ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On December 7, 1941, Japan launched its attack on Pearl Harbor. The result was that the United States was thrust full force into World War II - turning it into a truly global conflict. American Marines and many of the great filmmakers of the day captured footage of the events as they unfolded - in color. Battles such as the Coral Sea in flames; Guadalcanal littered with corpses; rarely seen images of the deportation of U.S. citizens of Japanese descent and much more
Wings of madness the daring flights of Alberto Santos-Dumont ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the life and work of Alberto Santos-Dumont, a Brazilian born aviator who became the first man to fly an airplane in Europe and the pioneer of the world's first practical dirigibles
China rises ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
China has made an amazing economic, social and political transformation, but it continues to struggle with an enormous population, stressed environment, and unequal distribution of wealth and opportunity
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Cinquième (Firm)

5ème
Cinquième.
France cinq.
France teéleévision. France 5‏
France télévision France 5
France télévisions. France 5
La 5e
La 5e (France)
La 5ème
La Cinquième
La Cinquième / Télévision du savoir, de la formation et de l emploi
Languages
English (25)
French (1)
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