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National Geographic Television

Overview
Works: 1,370 works in 1,924 publications in 4 languages and 40,746 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fantasy films  Film adaptations  Documentary television programs  Children's films  Action and adventure films  Documentary films  Juvenile works  Nature television programs  Nonfiction television programs 
Roles: prn, Producer, pmn, Editor, brd
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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 )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and held by 1,910 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 Geographic Society (U.S.)( Visual )

4 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 1,462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Get ready for chills and thrills at the ends of the Earth with playful penguins, slippery seals, and hungry humpback whales. Pal around wtih a polar bear and her cuddly cubs, toothy walruses, and killer whales that rule in the cool." -- container
The lord of the rings by Peter Jackson( Visual )

24 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and Chinese and held by 1,097 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
Egypt eternal : the quest for lost tombs( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 1,024 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This National Geographic Special shows treasures from the Cliffside of Tombs to the Valley of the Golden Mummies
Eyewitness volcano by Tommy Lee Jones( Visual )

16 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 1,015 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A firsthand look at volcanoes, including Mount Pinatubo in the Philippines and Japan's Mount Unzen
Africa( Visual )

9 editions published in 2001 in English and Hebrew and held by 834 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 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
Inside the Vatican by John B Bredar( Visual )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 775 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
Tsunami : killer wave by National Geographic Video (Firm)( Visual )

5 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 765 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
Earth : a new wild( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 632 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
Wolves : a legend returns to Yellowstone by David Douglas( Visual )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 630 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows a controversial experiment to bring the ultimate predator back into the heart of the West. Shows how one group of wolves, the Druid Peak pack, is reintegrated within the parameters of Yellowstone, the oldest national park in the United States, in 1995. Follows biologists who relocated the wolf pack and monitored the wolves' trials and successes as they adapted to their new home. Examines the conflict between ranchers and environmentalists over the wolves' reintroduction
The battle for Midway by Donovan Reiff( Visual )

9 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Revisits Midway Island, where the American Pacific fleet defeated the Japanese. Robert Ballard, who explored the Titanic, searches for sunken aircraft carriers, including the U.S.S. Yorktown
Vietnam's unseen war : pictures from the other side( Visual )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 602 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
Pearl Harbor : legacy of attack by National Geographic( Visual )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and Chinese and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An 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
Awesome animal builders( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 539 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 )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 520 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 503 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 )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn about the captivating work of National Geographic photographers Frans Lanting and Robb Kendrick enhanced by their award-winning images
Dinosaur hunters by Time-Life Films( Visual )

8 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in Spanish and English and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1922 American paleontologist Roy Chapman Andrews led an archeological expedition into Mongolia's Gobi Desert and uncovered one of the richest dinosaur graveyards in the world. Political conflicts forced him to leave before he had even scratched the surface of the treasure below. In 1997, two paleontologists, Mike Novacek and Mark Norell, were allowed to return, retracing Chapman's steps and unearthing some groundbreaking finds of their own
Eden at the end of the world( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the unspoiled wilderness of Tierra del Fuego, an island at the southern tip of Patagonia in South America. Shows the Magellanic penguins, elephant seals, right whales, and guanacos, who inhabit this stark, wind-whipped wilderness. Looks at the challenges they and their homeland face from human actions
Dinosaurs and other creature features( Visual )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at dinosaurs and some of their living reptile relatives like alligators, lizards, and snakes, plus some of the world's creepiest creatures such as spiders, ants, and dung beetles
 
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Egypt eternal : the quest for lost tombs
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Spanish (10)

Chinese (2)

Hebrew (1)

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