WorldCat Identities

Alan Ett Music Group

Works: 114 works in 157 publications in 1 language and 2,704 library holdings
Genres: Documentary television programs  History  Internet videos  Drama  Educational films  Nonfiction television programs  Documentary films  Biography  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Biographical television programs 
Roles: Composer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Alan Ett Music Group
Police pursuit( Visual )

19 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on new technologies and training needed for dangerous and unpredictable high-speed chases. Includes historical footage
Harvesting( Visual )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the development of the massive machines that have transformed the harvesting of crops
Clint Eastwood by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Clint Eastwood is one of the biggest stars of his generation, a cinematic icon who has created some of the most memorable characters in Hollywood history. But he is also a director, producer, musician, inn keeper, clothing manufacturer, golfer, and former mayor. From his California childhood through his service in the Korean War and on to stardom, Biography explores Eastwood's multi-faceted life in this feature-length profile. Friends, family members and colleagues share favorite tales, and Clint reflects on his life in front of, and away from, the camera."--Publisher's website
The Sahara : the forgotten history of the world's harshest desert( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary brings to life the Sahara's cruel history and the conflicts that still plague its people. It recounts the story of kings who once led caravans of 30,000 people across the desert, bearing riches beyond imagination. It tells of Roman death squads that exterminated the citizens of the Empire's most bitter rival and how the Foreign Legion crafted a legend out of last stands and lost causes. From the fabled metropolis of Timbuktu to the shores of Tripoli, this film is an illuminating exploration of this unforgiving and remote land of myth and mirage. Also included is a bonus disc that examines the lives of two men -- T.E. Lawrence and Erwin Rommel -- who shaped the desert's modern history and were themselves forever changed by the Sahara
The best of Modern marvels( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This comprehensive 14-disc collector's set features the most popular episodes of the groundbreaking Modern marvels series and covers a broad range of technological breakthroughs and advancements. From environmental catastrophes like the Salton Sea to military blunders like Patriot missle errors, from subway tunnel cave-ins to oil tanker spills, these shows outline in intricate detail the devastating effect of technology gone awry. There is also a complete special on the destruction wrought by Hurricane Katrina
Johnny Depp by Divers( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A master of reinvention, he consistently surprises audiences with his film choices and offbeat characters. Yet he came to acting after his musical career failed. See how Johnny Depp became one of the most successful actors of his generation
A Looney Tunes sing-a-long Christmas( Recording )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Join Bugs, Daffy, and the rest of the Looney Tunes gang for a fun sing-along filled with holiday favorites
Sugar by Jacques Torres( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An examination of the history behind sugar manufacturing in the United States. In this program, take a tour of a sugar plantation on the Hawaiian island of Maui to get an inside look at how sugarcane production has evolved. Learn the technology behind creating the ubiquitous sweetener in all of its permutations and find out how it is used in a wide variety of products
Mail call( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains seven information-packed episodes for every military nut, history buff, and gear head to sink their teeth into. R. Lee enlists the help of top military experts, and heads to the firing range to demonstrate a vast arsenal of deadly hardware from the past and present. Learn what the fastest front-line combat jet is today, how a trebuchet works and who had the better rifles during the Civil War
Engineering disasters( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Examines the following five events: a deadly explosion in Cleveland that killed 128 people in 1944; the collapse of a skywalk that killed 114 people at a Kansas City dance competition; the riveting collapse of a San Francisco mansion into a massive sinkhole; the 1931 Yangtze River floods that killed 145,000 people; and the "miracle mineral" that turned out to be an invisible killer"--Distributor Web site
Modern marvels( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The technological stars of Desert Storm trace their lineage back to World War I
Engineering disasters( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Death seeps out of the ground into homes sitting on a toxic waste dump at Love Canal in New York. Vaunted Patriot Missiles fail on the battlefield during Desert Storm, the victim of bad software. On September 11, 2001, World Trade Center Building #7 collapses into a pile of rubble hours after the planes topple the Twin Towers. A night of revelry in Boston turns tragic as 400 people perish in the Cocoanut Grove nightclub inferno. And the science of demolition fails when the "Leaning Tower of Providence" stands its ground
Modern marvels( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From diamonds to daffodils, from pencils to space shuttles, carbon is at the heart of almost everything beautiful, useful and necessary on Earth. It is the chemical foundation of life and of modern technology. Carbon burns hotter, cuts deeper, insulates more thoroughly and absorbs more fully than any other material. See why carbon is the key both in heavy-duty industries as well as everyday objects like the graphite pencil and the charcoal water filter
Engineering disasters 9( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Delves into complex and often-tragic engineering failures, including the 1987 failure of New York's Schoharie Creek Bridge; the 1996 partial destruction of the Riverwalk Marketplace in New Orleans by a runaway freighter; the roof collapse at the Rosemont Horizon Arena in Illinois in 1979; the deadliest grain-dust explosion on record; and the crash of the British R101 airship in the 1920s
Modern marvels : Edwards Air Force Base( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... examines the colorful history of America's premier flight test center, California's Edwards Air Force Base in California. Richard Hallion, former chief historian for the U.S. Air Force, provides unprecedented access to several forgotten and abandoned facilities on the base. Today, Edwards continues to push the envelope. Among the many cutting-edge projects currently being tested is the Airborne Laser, designed to focus a basketball-sized spot of intense heat that could destroy a ballistic missile, "--A & E website
Modern marvels( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eggs are considered by many to be one of the most affordable sources of protein available. Chart the journey of the egg from henhouse to breakfast table. Take a trip to massive Iowa farms, where millions of eggs travel from the hens to the delivery trucks without ever being touched by human hands. Next experience what it's like at cage-free and pasture-raised farms, where chickens have greater freedom and more room to roam. Get a look at the world's largest omelet and much more
Engineering disasters 14( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

MODERN MARVELS returns to this sadly productive territory to examine the following five events: a massive oil tanker explosion claims nine lives; a freighter plane crashes into and destroys an 11-story apartment building; a molasses flash flood; a subway tunnel collapse which swallows part of Hollywood Boulevard, and a fatal freeway collapse. Featuring interviews with investigators from NTSB, Cal/OSHA, and Boeing, along with computer graphics, footage and photos of the disasters, and visits to the locations today, ENGINEERING DISASTERS details what went wrong
Engineering disasters 6( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Takes an in-depth look at the modern era's most complex, deadly, and controversial engineering failures. Stories include; the Marines' AV-8 Harrier "jump jet"; Ford Explorer/Firestone rollovers; the fire on the Piper Alpha offshore oil rig; the derailment of a high-speed train in Eschede, Germany in 1998; and computer errors that have brought the world to the brink of accidental nuclear war
Modern Marvels( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the popular drink, tea. Discusses how to grow tea, how to process tea, the history of tea and the popularity of tea in world societies. Includes a visit to the Lipton Tea plant in Suffolk, Virginia; the Charleston Tea Plantation in South Carolina; and the Celestial Seasonings plant in Boulder, Colorado
Le boucher = The butcher by Claude Chabrol( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the evolution of a grisly trade from yesteryear's butcher-on-every-corner to today's "disassembly" lines. Tours the remains of the Chicago Stockyards, where Upton Sinclair, Clarence Birdseye, and refrigeration transformed the American table. Shows high-speed butchering and a non-stop sausage factory. A USDA inspector discusses the country's new system for inspecting and grading meat and guarding against contamination
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The best of Modern marvels
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Ett Music Group

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