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World Wide Entertainment (Firm)

Overview
Works: 444 works in 574 publications in 1 language and 20,945 library holdings
Genres: Documentary films  Nonfiction films  History  Photographs from space  Biography  Trials, litigation, etc  Science films  Short films  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs 
Roles: prn, Producer, Assignee
Classifications: HV6430.B55, 941.0850922
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by World Wide Entertainment (Firm)
Disappearing frontier( Visual )

24 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 1,680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Weightlessness- Space travellers and confront the lack of gravity. Neutral Buoyancy Lab- Training ground of prospective astronauts. Point of View- Photography of continents from space shuttle. Gadgets- Dante latest technology designed to explore of distant planets
Making history( Visual )

10 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 900 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Launch of Apollo 11: History of the men and women that helped to achieve it
Destiny : an unauthorized story on Prince William( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"With Prince William and bride Kate Middleston's destiny set and all eyes upon them, fans around the world will enjoy this intimate look at the royal heir and his love."--Container
E.V.A. on the I.S.S( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Space Travel: Space travel has advanced and movies have done from less science fiction to digital with astronauts. Updated pictures are being produced of what was once unknown. Even a U.S. firm are planning to take people closer to space by sending samples of DNA etc, into outer space. Feature: Rejoin the mission of STS-97, where the crew undertake spacewalks around the International Space Station. Trailblazers: The role astronauts play as cameramen and photographers to keep a visual record of our planet. Benefits from Beyond: Maps of sea surface temperatures allow us to accurately predict where certain species of fish may be on any given day. And Finally: An automated vehicle will do a lot of work processing the moon's rocks and soil to remove a potentially valuable product, Helium 3
Bin Laden, war on terror( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of the events leading up to the death of Osama Bin Laden. Includes President Obama's address to the nation, a remembrance of the September 11 attacks on the United States, a history of terrorism, and details of the Navy Seals operation in Abbottabad, Pakistan
2002( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a year of momentous happenings, 2002 was a year disaster, war, and hostage taking. In March Operation Anaconda, the US-led battle to overthrow Taliban and Al-Qaeda forces in Afghanistan was declared officially over
1970( Visual )

in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It was November 1970 and Concorde had just flown supersonically at 2140 kilometers per hour to become the fastest passenger aircraft in history. The plane was still in its testing phase but this Super jet could now travel twice as fast as a normal aircraft. It was the year's main event
1984( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1984 was a year of famine, industrial accidents and another change of leadership behind the Iron Curtain, beyond doubt, a year of momentous happenings. The February death of Soviet leader Yuri Andropov from kidney failure, came less than two years after he took over from his predecessor Leonid Brezhnev. The former KGB head Andropov left to his successor Konstantin Chernenko, one or two outstanding matters that needed to be dealt with
Where were you( Visual )

4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There are some global events of such impact that they stay with us forever. They are so important that we sit up and pay attention as they are happening: we sit glued to the television we pour over newspapers we frantically search out more information to understand. This series looks at some of the most shocking events of the 20th and early 21st Century analysing how the news of their occurrence spread across the globe and what impact they had on the modern world. This episode discusses the December 26, 2004 tsunami in Indonesia
1988( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a year of momentous happenings, 1988 would see an historical changing of the guard in Pakistan. Unlike her opposition, Benazir Bhutto's Pakistan People's Party had a charismatic and seemingly competent leader
1976( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a year of momentous happenings, 1976 was the year of theatrical events, Olympics and landmarks for the international traveler. In London, the Theatres Act was celebrating a record of 10,000 performances of Agatha Christie's famous play, The Mousetrap. Back Buckingham Palace and the Tower, The Mousetrap had become a London landmark. With a record 4 million tickets sold over 25 years, it was often referred to as that homely little thriller
1994( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1994, a year that saw a tentative ceasefire in Northern Ireland and the end of apartheid in South Africa, was yet another year of momentous happenings. In May, outgoing South African President F.W De Clerk conceded victory to Nelson Mandela and the African National Congress, after the country's first all-race elections. Mandela led the dancing right across South Africa
Alternative energy( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Most everyone realizes the environmental and economic cost for the dependence on fossil fuels for energy, foreign or domestic. So it makes sense to embrace other technologies that are cost efficient and sustainable, yet reduce their negative impact on the planet. Governments, industries, and people worldwide are finding new ways to reduce their energy dependency and environmental impact by investing in sustainable energy alternatives."--Container
1989( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a year of momentous happenings, 1989 was a year of disasters, protest, and the breaking down of wars. It seemed that 1989 was off to a good start. That was until the supertanker Exxon Valdez ran a ground of Alaska in March, proving that environmental disaster could strike the United States in what was their worst ever oil spill. Later in the year, catastrophe continued for the US when a powerful earthquake hit Northern California
1950( Visual )

in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Cold War turned hot in the middle of the 20th century. In 1950 the North Korean Army launched an invasion on their countrymen in the South. The year's main event had begun. It was the beginning of the Korean War. The Soviet Union would support North Korea's Stalinist Regime while the United States and its allies rallied behind the South in an attempt to hold back the Red threat. Millions of civilians would be killed or injured by the conflict and cities would be destroyed
1968( Visual )

in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

April 4th 1968, the year's main event. When African-American clergymen and Civil Rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated on the balcony of a Memphis hotel room, it triggered violent riots across America and the battle for the control of the Civil Rights Movement. King was a Baptist pastor before devoting himself to advocating social change through non-violent means
1991( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1991, a year of momentous happenings that saw the promise of an end to a partite and the Cold War, also saw the death of a jazz legend. In the simmering Gulf conflict, Iraq was given a final withdraw deadline of January the 15th to withdraw from Kuwait. Ignoring the warnings, Saddam Hussein held his ground and a day later, Operation Desert Storm began. The Allies' devastating and sustained aerial bombardment involved cruise missiles lodged from US warships
1993( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a year of momentous happenings, 1993 was a year that saw terrorism strike the Big Apple, and a new era for European unity. Despite its strong international ties, New York had largely avoided the terrorism that had become common elsewhere. When a car bomb was detonated below Tower one of the World Trade Centre in New York City in February, 1993 that was the change forever
1992( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a year of momentous happenings, 1992 was a time for apologies, new friendships, and fears of a new arms trade. When United States President George Bush and Russian President Boris Yeltsin held their first talks since the demise of the Soviet Union, not only had their countries embarked on a new course of friendship and partnership, but fears of a new arms trade were growing. There was a threat that with the end of the Cold War, the Republics and their efficient armaments industry could become major arms dealers in the fragile political world of 1992
1990( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a new era of space exploration was beginning, 1990 proved to be a year of momentous happenings in European politics, and the beginnings of equality for South Africa. Under the reforming leadership of Mikhail Gorbachev the Soviet Union was facing dramatic changes to a 70-year rule of law. Glasnost and perestroika, the Gorbachev policies of openness and restructuring were giving the Baltic states of Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania more confidence in their demands for greater autonomy. That soon became an open call for total independence and by March, Lithuania had declared its dependence from the USSR. Subsequently, the Congress in Russia, declared a new law that Republic could secede if more than two-thirds of that Republic's residents agreed
 
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