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National Geographic Television

Overview
Works: 1,506 works in 2,130 publications in 3 languages and 40,751 library holdings
Genres: Documentary television programs  Documentary films  Children's films  Juvenile works  Nonfiction television programs  Nature television programs  Nonfiction films  Wildlife television programs  Nature films  History 
Roles: prn, Producer, pmn, Editor, brd
Classifications: QH341.N37, 910.6
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by National Geographic Television
30 years of National Geographic specials by National Geographic Society( Visual )

7 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and held by 1,871 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A compilation of highlights and clips from past programs of the National Geographic televised documentaries, marking the 30-year anniversary of the Society's documentary production. From the very first National Geographic special in 1963, which followed a team of Americans as they ascended Mt. Everest, content ranges from wilderness to cultural exploration. Through these programs, National Geographic offered a broad variety of sights and perspectives which were previously unknown to the average viewing public. Still bearing historical value, examples include segments from the films that helped promote and popularize such issues as species and habitat protection and the works of Dr. Louis Leakey, Jacques Cousteau, Dian Fossey, and Jane Goodall
Dinosaurs and other creature features by National Graphic( Visual )

10 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 1,291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Travel back to the days of raptors and the Tyrannosaurus rex, when dinosaurs ruled the earth. Plus, see some of the world's creepiest creatures such as spiders, ants, dung beetles, and more
Tsunami : killer wave by National Geographic Video (Firm)( Visual )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 977 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Travel the Pacific Rim to track the underwater earthquakes that spawn tsunamis and watch as residents of this seismically volatile region brace for the next killer wave
Egypt eternal : the quest for lost tombs by Amy Bucher( Visual )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 970 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This National Geographic Special shows treasures from the Cliffside of Tombs to the Valley of the Golden Mummies
Totally tropical rain forest by National Geographic Society( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 797 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Take a totally tropical trip to the rain forest and meet spotted jaguars, colorful poison-arrow frogs, slow-moving sloths, and loud-mouthed howler monkeys
Polar prowl by National Geographic( Visual )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 782 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Join Spin, National Geographic's globe-on-the-go, as he leads a tour of the Arctic and Antarctic regions
Inside the Vatican( Visual )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 757 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rare glimpse inside the secret archives and private chapels of the Vatican. Privileged accounts from Vatican officials, historians, and devoted individuals who work closely with Pope John Paul II provide insight into the remarkable history of the holy city and the unique traditions that have survived for nearly 2000 years
Volcano : nature's inferno by National Geographic( Visual )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 673 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A firsthand look at volcanoes, including Mount Pinatubo in the Philippines and Japan's Mount Unzen
Earth : a new wild( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Takes a stunning new look at our wild planet by turning the cameras around to show the world as it really is, with humans in the picture. Dr. M. Sanjayan journeys to the frontiers of where man and animal meet to discover how our relationship with the greatest natural history events on the planet can provide a key to preserving our present and enriching our future
The battle for Midway by Donovan Reiff( Visual )

13 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One thousand miles from anywhere lay a lonely outpost of coral and sea called Midway. It was here in 1942 where the U.S. and Japan fought one of the greatest naval battles of World War II that changed the course of history. And it is here again where Titanic discoverer Dr. Robert Ballard now leads a team of experts and four World War II veterans on the voyage of their lives. They're on a race against time to do the impossible: find at least one of the five downed aircraft carriers. Join them as they pay their final respects to their fallen comrades. Dr. Robert Ballard leads a team of experts and four World War II veterans to Midway Island where the U.S. and Japan fought one of the fiercest battles of the war. They're in a race against time to find at least one of the downed aircraft carriers including the U.S.S. Yorktown
Africa( Visual )

6 editions published in 2001 in English and Hebrew and held by 600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unprecedented look at the continent of Africa, as seen through the eyes of the African people. Experience the skills needed to survive, not only the climate, but the social and economic conditions as well
Vietnam's unseen war : pictures from the other side( Visual )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journey deep behind battle lines to experience a different side of the Vietnam War - the side seen only through the lenses of North Vietnam photographers. Renowned British photojournalist Tim Page travels back to the land where he nearly lost his life to meet with North Vietnamese war photographers, revealing remarkable, never-before-seen photos and personal stories long hidden by time and tragedy
The lord of the rings : the fellowship of the ring( Visual )

11 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through the examination of myth, legend, language and history, an exploration of how the imaginary world of Middle-Earth reflects our own. Includes interviews with the cast, filmmakers, explorers, anthropologists, and archaeologists
Pearl Harbor : legacy of attack by National Geographic( Visual )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"[A]n exploration of the still unsolved mysteries and startling true stories from behind the 'day of infamy' that plunged the United States into World War II"; a search for a sunken Japanese midget submarine; eyewitness accounts by both American and Japanese survivors; images captured inside the sunken hull of the battleship Arizona-- container
Awesome animal builders( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Join Spin, National Geographic's globe-on-the-go, as he shows you where beavers, bears, and birds build their amazing abodes using their own "built in" tools
Farmyard friends by National Geographic Society( Visual )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spin goes on a farmyard safari that proves that tame animals have really rowdy relatives in the wild. Spin also meets with real-life animal rescuers who are keeping koalas safe in Australia, protecting pandas in China, and running with rhinos in Africa
Blackbeard : terror at sea( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatic reenactment of the exploits of the pirate Edward Teach, a.k.a. Blackbeard, who during his career led in the pillage of forty ships en route to or from the Caribbean
The photographers by Robin Goldman( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographers who have worked for National Geographic reflect on their art
Dinosaur hunters by Warner Home Video (Firm)( Visual )

9 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Travels with the sixth expedition to the Gobi desert in recent years to hunt for dinosaur fossils. With travel time to and from the site the crew has 2 weeks to explore and dig, but they find some very nice fossils. They show how their work contrasts with and expands on that of Roy Chapman Andrews in the Gobi of the 1920's
Eden at the end of the world( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the unspoiled wilderness of Tierra del Fuego, an island at the southern tip of Patagonia in South America
 
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Languages
English (122)

Spanish (3)

Hebrew (1)