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History (Television network)

Overview
Works: 1,180 works in 1,583 publications in 2 languages and 58,359 library holdings
Genres: Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Historical television programs  Biographical television programs  History  Biography  Television mini-series  Drama  Television adaptations  Western television programs 
Roles: prn, Producer
Classifications: E663, 920.073
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Most widely held works by History (Television network)
The men who built America( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vanderbilt, Rockefeller, Carnegie, Morgan, Ford, the Men Who Built America. Meet the titans who forged the foundation of modern America and created the American Dream. The mini-series shines a spotlight on the influential builders, dreamers and believers whose feats transformed the United States, a nation decaying from the inside after the Civil War, into the greatest economic and technological superpower the world had ever seen
102 minutes that changed America( Visual )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 776 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A chronological record of the World Trade Center attacks on September 11, 2001, assembled from video & audio footage recorded by more than 100 eyewitnesses
Roots( Visual )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The gripping story is told through four generations, from the capture of Kunta Kinte in Africa to his transport to Colonial America in brutal conditions through successive generations fighting to win their freedom in the Civil War
Secrets of body language by History Channel( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines political icons from President Franklin D. Roosevelt to 2008 presidential hopefuls Barack Obama and John McCain. Shows how politicians and celebrities use subtle body language to persuade masses; establish power; and advance careers
Vietnam in HD( Visual )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 669 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the story of the men who came home from the Vietnam War and tried to forget. The men who represent a second silent generation. Covered is the time period from the initial massive troop build-up in 1965 to the fall of Saigon in 1975. Contains never-before-seen color footage transferred to high definition as well as a soundtrack filled with hits from the era. Includes narration from Josh Brolin, and and voice-overs by Blair Underwod, Zachary Levi, and Jennifer Love Hewitt
Stealing Lincoln's body( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A band of Chicago counterfeiters hatched a plot to steal the President's body from its tomb outside Springfield, Illinois, and hold it for a ransom of $200,000. The story shows how important this beloved President remained to public so unprepared for his violent death in 1865
Nostradamus : 2012 by Sarah Hollister( Visual )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's a year that many have prophesied will bring a catastrophic end to life as we know it. Whatever is in store, many believe that 2012 will mark a major shift in the history of our planet. A detailed, historical investigation of this chilling prophecy that casts the doomsday warning in a frighteningly modern context. December 21, 2012 is bearing down on us with alarming speed. Whether or not we are able to collectively heed the warnings and affect a course to avert disaster may be the defining moment of the modern age
Texas rising( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bringing to life the true story of how the people of Texas fought for freedom against the mighty Mexican military that had overtaken the Alamo. The legendary Texas Rangers assembled for the first time against General Santa Anna's massive military might. United under the leadership of Sam Houston and with the help of his ragtag army, they passionately battled for life and country and the Lone Star State
How the Earth was made( Visual )

7 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How did the Earth transform from a hot ball of molten rock and metal into the planet that we call home? How did our continents and oceans grow? Where did our great mountain ranges come from? The geological processes that have shaped our world have also influenced the way humans have populated the planet. From the Great Lakes to Iceland, the San Andreas Fault to Krakatoa, this series reveals the physical processes that have shaped some of the most well-known locations and geological phenomena in the world. With rocks as their clues and volcanoes, ice sheets, and colliding continents as their suspects, scientists launch a forensic investigation that will help viewers visualize how the earth has evolved and formed over millions of years
The Templar code( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For nearly two centuries, the Knights Templar was the most powerful order in the medieval world. Today, the group's legacy is played out in an array of Hollywood blockbusters and numerous works of popular literature. Despite the Knights' long reign of power, the order experienced a sudden collapse in the early fourtheenth century when certain members stood accused of unspeakable crimes and were subsequently tortured and killed. Interviews some of the world's leading biblical scholars and visits historic sites throughout Europe and the Near East to probe the past of this mysterious order
 
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102 minutes that changed America
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