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Annenberg/CPB Project

Overview
Works: 3,087 works in 5,160 publications in 2 languages and 31,623 library holdings
Genres: Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  History  Biographies  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Educational films  Biographical television programs  Educational television programs  Internet videos  Classification 
Roles: Producer, Sponsor, Distributor, Performer
Classifications: N5300, 709
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Most widely held works about Annenberg/CPB Project
 
Most widely held works by Annenberg/CPB Project
The Mechanical universe ... and beyond by David L Goodstein( Visual )

23 editions published between 1985 and 2003 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains introductory physics and traces the drama of scientific discovery using a mixture of archival footage and historical backdrops to introduce the great thinkers of the past from Copernicus to Einstein
Voices & visions( Visual )

13 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lives and works of 13 renowned American poets are interpreted through dramatic readings, archival photographs, dance, performances, and interviews in this inspiring series. Illustrative poems in each program are accompanied by insights into their historical and cultural connections. The series covers the terminology of poetry and the larger role of poets in American and world literature studies
Art of the Western world by Perry Miller Adato( Visual )

6 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Magnificent masterpieces of the Western world are presented in their cultural and historical settings. From the restrained classical tradition to energetic and spontaneous modern art, each artistic movement is interpreted through its major paintings, sculptures, and works of architecture. Comments from internationally known art experts and critics assist in understanding and appreciation of the works. The series can be used to introduce students to the Western canon, or as review material for teachers
Ethics in America by Bill Leonard( Visual )

12 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines a wide range of ethical positions and allows the viewer to look at his/her own ethical standards
Wallace Stevens by Wallace Stevens( Visual )

9 editions published between 1988 and 1995 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life and career of American poet Wallace Stevens related through photographs, film clips, readings from his poetry and commentary by literary critics and other poets
The Western tradition( Visual )

19 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A television college course which explores the cultural and philosophical movements that have influenced the Western world from ancient times to the present
Art of the Western world by Michael Wood( Visual )

11 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides a panorama of 2000 years of architecture, painting and sculpture. Studies the art masterpieces as reflections of the Western culture that produced them
Unseen life on Earth : an introduction to microbiology( Visual )

12 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the vast biotechnological potential micro-organisms hold and discusses their importance in everything from medicine to environmental issues to global politics. Features new techniques in microscopy and computer-generated imagery. Builds upon the PBS documentary, Intimate strangers: unseen life on Earth
Hart Crane( Visual )

8 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of American Poet Hart Crane, related through photographs, readings of his poems and critical commentary by various poets and writers
The world of abnormal psychology by Inc Alvin H. Perlmutter( Visual )

10 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A video series that covers the spectrum of psychological disorders from simple stress to paranoid schizophrenia. In documentary style, therapists, physicians, and researchers weave their commentary on causal factors, treatments and prognoses around the patients' own stories
Marianne Moore( Visual )

6 editions published between 1988 and 1995 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Situations from the life of Marianne Moore, with recitations from her poetry
Robert Lowell( Visual )

12 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life and career of American poet Robert Lowell, related through photographs, film clips, readings of his poetry and commentary by critics, writers and other poets
Elizabeth Bishop : one art( Visual )

9 editions published between 1988 and 1995 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of American Poet Elizabeth Bishop, related through photographs, readings of her poems and critical commentary by various poets and writers
Robert Frost( Visual )

3 editions published between 1988 and 1995 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life and career of American poet Robert Frost related through photographs, film clips, readings of his poetry and the comments of critics, writers and other poets
Langston Hughes by Langston Hughes( Visual )

5 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Situations from the life of Langston Hughes, with recitations from his poetry
William Carlos Williams( Visual )

7 editions published between 1988 and 1995 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Situations from the life of William Carlos Williams, with recitations from his poetry
Langston Hughes : the dream keeper( Visual )

4 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the life and work of American writer Langston Hughes. Examines the role of race in his poetry, the influence of jazz and blues on development of his poetic vision, and his efforts to fulfill the writer's duties to his society. Includes appearances by Hughes and performances of his poetry, combined with discussions by Arnold Rampersad and James Baldwin
T.S. Eliot( Visual )

5 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Situations from the life of T.S. Eliot, with recitations from his poetry. Part of a college course in American poetry that presents the lives and poetry of 13 major poets
Intimate strangers : unseen life on Earth( Visual )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides an overview of the microbial world and offers a clear and exciting picture of the field of microbiology
Ezra Pound : American odyssey( Visual )

10 editions published between 1986 and 1999 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Situations from the life of Ezra Pound, with recitations from his poetry
 
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Unseen life on Earth : an introduction to microbiology
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Hart CraneRobert LowellLangston HughesWilliam Carlos WilliamsT.S. EliotIntimate strangers : unseen life on EarthEzra Pound : American odyssey
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