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History Channel (Television network)

Overview
Works: 7,311 works in 11,255 publications in 1 language and 274,525 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Drama  Anecdotes  Biography‚Ä°vAnecdotes  Trials, litigation, etc  Historical television programs  Documentary television programs  Film adaptations  Church history 
Roles: Producer, Assignee, Distributor, brd, his
Classifications: E178, 973
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Most widely held works about History Channel (Television network)
 
Most widely held works by History Channel (Television network)
Hatfields & McCoys by Kevin Reynolds( Visual )

8 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatizes the historic feud between two families living along the Tug Fork River on the border between West Virginia and Kentucky in the late 1800s
America the story of us( Visual )

10 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 1,569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A riveting adventure of how America was invented. 'America the story of us' focuses on the people, ideas and events that built our nation, covering 400 years of American history in the most extensive and in-depth television series ever produced by History. Sharing their thoughts on the building of America, and what it means to be an American, are a world-class group of individuals including Tom Brokaw, Michael Douglas, Meryl Streep, Buzz Aldrin, Colin Powell, Donald Trump, John Legend, Melissa Etheridge, Brian Williams and more"--Container
Ellis Island by Greystone Communications( Visual )

14 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 1,518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Immigrants of every ethnic background recall their extraordinary adventures, historians explore the sometimes insensitive national policies, and the Ellis Island Oral History Project reveals what the immigration experience was actually like. Features rare photographs and film
The Bible : the epic miniseries( Visual )

2 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program is an adaptation of the Bible stories which changed our world. Each story endeavors to stay true to the spirit of the book
Desperate crossing the untold story of the Mayflower( Visual )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 1,365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From their self-imposed exile in Holland to their perilous crossing of the Atlantic, to their first year in the new world, Desperate Crossing is the definitive story of how the Pilgrims came to live and prosper in an unfamiliar land
The French Revolution( Visual )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 1,318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"'The French Revolution' is a ... documentary that encapsulates this heady (and often headless) period in Western civilization. With dramatic reenactments, paintings from the era, and revealing accounts from journals and expert historians, 'The French Revolution' vividly unfurls in a maelstrom of violence. King Louis XVI, Marie Antoinette, Maximilien Robespierre, and Napoleon Bonaparte lead a cast of thousands ..."--Container
Civil War journal the commanders( Visual )

20 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through diaries, photograhs, and factual reenactments, these four episodes focus on the earlier years of the Civil War, including John Brown's raid on Harper's Ferry; the first military engagement of the war at Fort Sumter; the first major battle at Bull Ron, and the mix of escaped slaves and educated African American men who made up the 65th Massachussetts regiment
The Great Depression by Mario Matthew Cuomo( Visual )

9 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 1,279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers the stock market crash of 1929 to the recovery spurred by the coming of World War II
A history of Britain the complete collection by Simon Schama( Visual )

18 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 1,221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simon Schama's 15-episode (over 3 series) history of Great Britain from 3100 B.C. through the 20th century
10 days that unexpectedly changed America( Visual )

7 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Massacre at Mystic: The first time the English settlers engaged in the slaughter of Native Americans after years of relatively peaceful coexistence. Shays' Rebellion: A violent protest against dept collection and taxation motivated George Washington to come out of retirement to help strengthen the fragile new nation which led to the Constitution and the Bill of Rights. Gold rush: The discovery of gold spurred tremendous financial and physical growth throughout the West. Antietam: On September 17, 1862, there were 23,000 casualties on both sides of this Civil War battle, making this the bloodiest day in American History. The Union victory enabled President Lincoln to issue the Emancipation Proclamation, making foreign support of the Confederacy all but impossible. The homestead strike: Harsh working conditions at Carnegie's Homestead steel mill led to a union strike. Murder at the fair: Set against the backdrop of the 1901 World's Fair, the assassination of President William McKinley ushered in a new Progressive Era under the presidency of Theodore Roosevelt. Scopes: The courtroom battle between William Jennings Bryan and Clarence Darrow over the teaching of evolution in a small Tennessee town underscored a deep schism within the American psyche. Einstein's letter: Albert Einstein's letter to FDR urged the development of an unthinkably powerful new weapon. When America was rocked: Elvis Presley's appearance on The Ed Sullivan show on September 9, 1956, signified a whole new culture that involved teenage independence, sexuality, race relations and a new form of music. Freedom summer: In 1864, three Civil Rights workers were murdered by the Ku Klux Klan in Mississippi
Life after people( Visual )

10 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 1,199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What will the world be like when mankind is extinct? The pyramids may stand forever, but the cities will disappear. Our greatest masterpieces will fade and crumble. As global warming and the depletion of natural resources become ever more pressing issues it is critical to consider how we can reduce our impact on the planet. Journey to locations around the globe already going through the processes of a lack of human intervention. See the changes wrought in just decades in ghostly settlements like Chernobyl, which was abandoned since only 1986, and island towns off the coast of Maine. How long would it take before the last remnants of mankind completely disappeared?
Crusades( Visual )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 1,131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Crusades began as a holy mission to liberate Jerusalem and became the largest mass migration in European history. When they ended 200 years later, the Crusades had created a mythology of knights and chivalry, and left a legacy of distrust between East and West that continues to shape our world today. Filmed on location throughout Europe and the Middle East
Page one inside the New York Times( Visual )

5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary chronicles the transformation of The New York Times newsroom and the inner workings of the Media Desk, as the Internet redefines the media industry by surpassing print as the main source of news. At the heart of the film is the burning question on the minds of everyone who cares about a rigorous American press, Times lover or not: what will happen if the fast-moving future of media leaves behind the fact-based, original reporting that helps to define our society? This up-close look at factors and actors that produce the "daily miracle" of a great news organization is a nuanced portrait of journalists continuing to produce extraordinary work under increasingly difficult circumstances
Founding brothers by History Channel (Television network)( Visual )

15 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 1,093 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Volume 1 begins with a look at two of the many crises faced by George Washington during his term as America's first president. At a time when any conflict had the potential to dissolve the fragile union, Washington surrounded himself with brilliant men who were bound by their undying devotion to America, but who were often bitterly divided about how best to serve their common cause. Volume 2 explores the ideological conflict that existed between Thomas Jefferson and Alexander Hamilton and highlights Washington's farewell address. Volume 3 portrays the bitterly contested presidential election of 1796 and the difficult administration of John Adams. Volume 4 concludes with the poignant tale of the reconciliation between Adams and Jefferson, and the story of the famous duel between Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr
How the earth was made( Visual )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 1,092 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the origin and geological evolution of the earth, focusing on the various cataclysmic transformations that occurred through time
Inside Islam( Visual )

6 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 1,079 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is the second largest religion in the world. Its name is derived from the word for peace, yet to many Westerners, it is synonymous with violence and terror. In the world after September 11th, it is especially critical to understand the origins and practice of Islam and its role in the world today. This introduction to Islam traces its roots back to the Hebrew Bible and explains the main tenets of Islam. Discover what the Qur'an has to say about war, violence and suicide, and how the words have been co-opted by extremists
The universe( Visual )

12 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 1,045 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disc 1: Tour the surface of Earth's life-giving star. Mars may be the future of humanity - uses data collected from probes and robotic rovers. Scars on the planet's surface and in its fossil record illustrate the threat posed by meteorites, comets, and asteroids that routinely collide with Earth. Two and a half times the size of all the other planets in the solar system combined, and half a billion miles from Earth, Jupiter is a colossal riddle
Last stand of the 300 by David W Padrusch( Visual )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,028 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An examination of the Battle of Thermopylae, in which 300 Spartan soldiers held off the entire Persian military for seven full days. Uses digital animation and live reenactments to explain the tactics that allowed the outnumbered Greeks to stall their mighty foes
The greatest stories never told : 100 tales from history to astonish, bewilder, & stupefy by Rick Beyer( Book )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 1,020 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of entertaining and little-known stories about events that changed the course of history, covering a period of two thousand years
Founding fathers( Visual )

9 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 1,010 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They were the most legendary and respected politicians, statesmen and warriors of history's first republic since the days of ancient Rome. They were also traitors and smugglers, rabble rousers and hot-heads, unfaithful husbands and prodigious drinkers. Our "Founding Fathers" were, in fact, human beings. Gain a fascinating glimpse behind the images on the marble busts and faces on our dollar bills and pocket change
 
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controlled identityHistory (Television network)

Chaine Histoire

History Channel (Firm)

History Television Network Productions

History Television Network Productions (H-TV).

History Television Productions

History TV Network

HTV

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English (187)

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A history of Britain the complete collectionCrusadesLast stand of the 300The greatest stories never told : 100 tales from history to astonish, bewilder, & stupefy