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Hearst Entertainment (Firm)

Works: 510 works in 994 publications in 1 language and 26,398 library holdings
Genres: History  Drama  Documentary television programs  Bible films  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Biography  Nonfiction television programs  Biographical films  Made-for-TV movies 
Roles: Producer, Distributor
Classifications: CT275.C3, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Hearst Entertainment (Firm)
Television : window to the world( Visual )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This feature chronicles the incredible story of television, from the vision of Philo Farnsworth, a Utah farmboy who developed the first working system in 1925, to the latest technological breakthroughs that are transforming the medium. Interviews with media moguls and TV personalities, including legendary anchorman, Walter Cronkite provide an insider's look at the huge industry TV has become. And broadcast pioneers recall the patent battles and competing systems that defined the early years of television
Andrew Carnegie : prince of steel( Visual )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in English and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the life of Andrew Carnegie, who went from being a poor Scottish immigrant to a fabled man of wealth. Carnegie built a fortune by amassing stock in the growth industries of trains and steel, then started sharing it. Today libraries, concert halls, and universities across the United States have benefitted from his philanthropy
Railroads that tamed the West( Visual )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1869, one of the greatest building achievements in history--the Transcontinental Railroad--was completed. But for the stalwart settlers willing to risk it all, the American West was far from conquered as travel on the thin steel ribbon of the railroad was a dangerous affair. In this program, rare photographs, re-creations and expert interviews present the story of the western railroads including political struggles, labor concerns, and critical inventions
Hidden in silence( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of Catholic teenager Stefania Podgórska, who, with her younger sister Helena, hid 13 Jews in the attic of their home in Przemyśl, Poland, during WWII
The creation of the computer( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history of the computer from Charles Babbage's Victorian counting machine to the desktop models of the 1990s
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Hearst Entertainment, Inc.

Hearst Entertainment Television

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