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National Geographic Television

Overview
Works: 1,440 works in 1,887 publications in 4 languages and 40,514 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fantasy films  Film adaptations  Documentary television programs  Action and adventure films  Documentary films  Nonfiction television programs  Juvenile works  Children's films  Nature 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( Visual )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and held by 1,903 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
The lord of the rings by J. R. R Tolkien( Visual )

22 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and Chinese and held by 1,104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through the examination of myth, legend, language and history, this documentary explores how the imaginary world of Middle-Earth, as depicted in the film "The fellowship of the ring" and J.R.R. Tolkien's novels, reflects our own. Includes interviews with the cast, filmmakers, explorers, anthropologists, and archaeologists
Africa by Matthew Thompson( Visual )

12 editions published in 2001 in English and Hebrew and held by 1,046 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An epic series presenting Africa through the eyes of its people, conveying the beauty and diversity of the continent and the compelling personal stories of those who shape its future
Eyewitness volcano by Tommy Lee Jones( Visual )

16 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 1,025 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Take a firsthand look at some of the world's most notorious volcanoes, including Mount Pinatubo in the Philippines and Japan's Mount Unzen
Egypt eternal : the quest for lost tombs( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 1,017 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This National Geographic Special shows treasures from the Cliffside of Tombs to the Valley of the Golden Mummies
Dinosaurs and other creature features( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 859 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Travel back to the days of raging raptors and the terrifying Tyrannosaurus rex, when dinosaurs ruled the earth. Plus, see some of the world's creepiest creatures such as spiders, ants, dung beetles, and more
Polar prowl by McPaul Smith( Visual )

4 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 779 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 by John B Bredar( Visual )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 774 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( Visual )

6 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 767 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
Wolves : a legend returns to Yellowstone( Visual )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 635 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
Earth : a new wild( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 623 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
Vietnam's unseen war : pictures from the other side( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 580 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 580 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 542 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 525 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 500 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
Eden at the end of the world( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 451 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
Dinosaur hunters( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 439 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
 
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Egypt eternal : the quest for lost tombs
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