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Dinosaur by Mary Frank( Visual )

15 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,754 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Students will gain an understanding of the Jurassic and Mesozoic era through study of paleontology, dinosaur entomology, theories of extinction and dinosaur physiology
Arctic & Antarctic by Eyewitness( Visual )

14 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mixture of animation and live footage serves as a background for a narrated introduction to the general ecology and animal life of the two polar regions and to their place in human history
The rape of Europa by Fernando Botero( Visual )

15 editions published between 2006 and 2018 in English and held by 1,404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Imagine the world without our masterpieces. Interviews with eyewitnesses and historians and newsreel footage show how during World War II the Nazis systematically took or destroyed the art of Europe. It follows the heroic Europeans who first hid, and then set out to find and return what had been taken, with the help of the Allied forces "Monuments Men". It is work that continues to this day
Jerusalem : center of the world( Visual )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the world's most incredible city, capturing the rich mosaic of the city's Christian, Jewish, and Muslim communities. Covering a history of over 4,000 years, the film explores the founding of the city, and the birth and convergence of the world's three major monotheistic religions, and the key events in Jerusalem's history as described in the Hebrew and Christian Bibles, the Talmud, the Hagaddah, the Koran, and the Hadith. Highlights include: Mount Moriah, the site of the First and Second Temples; the Church of the Holy Sepulcher; the Dome of the Rock; and the Western Wall
Raising Cain : exploring the inner lives of America's boys by Michael Thompson( Visual )

11 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 1,145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the emotional development of boys in America today and examines factors that contribute to their behavior
Prehistoric life by Edward Ortleb( Visual )

8 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 1,089 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program explores Earth's age, uncovers fossils and traces evolution through the geological time periods. It also examines continental drift, studies cockroaches, early communication, and the role of mass extinctions throughout history
Planets by Gustav Holst( Visual )

11 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 1,075 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journey through space and time, witnessing the birth of the sun and traveling to the outer limits of the solar system
Cat by Carl Maria von Weber( Visual )

8 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 1,041 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the fascinating and ancient journey of these mysterious and adored animals from the African Savanna to the modern home. Investigates evolution, anatomy, habitat, behavior and more
The sixties : the years that shaped a generation( Visual )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 1,033 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary features revealing interviews with the prominent figures of the era including: Barbara Ehrenreich, Daniel Ellsberg, Jesse Jackson, Tom Hayden, Arlo Guthrie, Henry Kissinger, Norman Mailer, Robert McNamara, Ed Messe III and Bobby Seale
Monster by Dorling Kindersley Vision( Visual )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 992 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Why do some animals give us the creeps? Takes a journey through fact and fantasy, coming face to face with deadly spiders, scorpions and ferocious crocodiles. Meet terrifying monsters from myth and legend and discover which real creatures may have inspired the creation of these mythical beasts. Followed by a short programme which looks behind the scenes at the making of Monster. Suggested audience: primary, intermediate, secondary, general
Natural disasters by Dorling Kindersley Limited( Visual )

10 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 943 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the forces that shape the planet and the lives of its inhabitants. Rare footage captures the violence of natural disasters, from hurricanes to volcanoes
Dog by Arthur Køpcke( Visual )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 938 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Discover the wolf connections that give dogs their hunting, courting, mating, and social traits, and find out what a dog's life is really all about"--Box
Desert by Eyewitness( Visual )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in French and English and held by 931 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mixture of animation and live footage serves as a background for a narrated introduction to the geographical history of deserts, their animal life and their importance for human culture
The meth epidemic( Visual )

9 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 924 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Investigates the meth rampage in America: the appalling impact on individuals, families and communities, and the difficult of controlling an essential ingredient in meth - ephedrine and pseudoephedrine - sold legally in over-the-counter cold remedies
Volcano by Tommy Lee Jones( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 914 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn about the forces inside the Earth that cause volcanoes to erupt and earthquakes to shake the landscape
Superheroes : a never-ending battle( Visual )

4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 828 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the dawn of the comic book genre and its progenitors, as well as the evolution of the characters that leapt from the pages over the last 70 years and their ongoing worldwide cultural impact. It chronicles how these 'disposable diversions' were subject to intense government scrutiny for their influence on American children and how they were created in large part by immigrants whose fierce loyalty to a new homeland laid the foundation of a multi-billion-dollar industry
History detectives( Visual )

8 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 808 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this episode of History detectives, the investigators check out three objects which relate to historical events such as the Civil war
Affluenza( Visual )

10 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in English and held by 799 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A fascinating look at one of the greatest social maladies of our time: overconsumption and materialism. Hosted by National Public Radio's Scott Simon, the program explores both the comical and sobering aspects of our consumerism and its enormous impact on families, communities and the environment. With the help of historians and archival film, Affluenza reveals the forces that have dramatically transformed us from a nation that prizes thriftiness - with strong beliefs in 'plain living and high thinking' - into the ultimate consumer society"--Container
Great lodges of the national parks( Visual )

15 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 792 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Built in the untamed landscape of the American West, they were the vision of early park enthusiasts, architects, and entrepreneurs. The lodges of the national parks reflect the surrounding wilderness while providing shelter from it
Rainforest (Jungle)( Visual )

5 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Experience the sites and sounds of the jungle as you journey through the rainforests of the world. Students will learn about pollination, propagation and photosynthesis and meet diverse creatures that inhabit these regions
 
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