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National Geographic Television

Overview
Works: 934 works in 1,203 publications in 1 language and 28,513 library holdings
Genres: Documentary television programs  Documentary films  Juvenile works  Children's films  Nonfiction television programs  Nature television programs  Nonfiction films  History  Wildlife television programs  Animal films 
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 Gail Willumsen( Visual )

7 editions published between 1994 and 2000 in English and held by 1,155 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( Visual )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 965 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
Egypt eternal : the quest for lost tombs by Amy Bucher( Visual )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 833 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 (Wash.)( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 757 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
Tsunami : killer wave by National Geographic Video (Firm)( Visual )

5 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 740 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Tsunamis are one of nature's most powerful forces, yet they are one of the least understood. Usually created by undersea earthquakes and volcanic eruptions, these killer waves can race across entire oceans at more than 600 miles an hour and swallow cities whole, leaving thousands dead. Japan, Hawaii, and the Pacific Northwest have, throughout history, been struck by these destructive waves. Heart-stopping footage and stories of survival illustrate how catastrophic a tsunami can be."--Container
Inside the White House : America's most famous house by National Geographic( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in English and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary takes viewers on an in-depth tour of the White House, including its private quarters. Interviews with White House staff members as well as every President and First Lady living at the time of production are included, as is a behind-the-scenes look at a state dinner preparation
Volcano : nature's inferno by National Geographic( Visual )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 644 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
Earth : a new wild by Dixie Chicks (Musical group)( Visual )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 598 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
Inside the Vatican by John B Bredar( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 592 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
The battle for Midway by Donovan Reiff( Visual )

10 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
The lord of the rings : the fellowship of the ring( Visual )

6 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 545 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 )

5 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 533 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
Africa( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 529 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
Awesome animal builders( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 505 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 in 2005 in English and held by 495 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
The photographers by National Geographic Society (U.S.)( 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
Vietnam's unseen war : pictures from the other side( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"After fleeing the English suburbs to wander through Asia as a young hippie, Tim Page joined a ragtag band of photographers in Vietnam willing to take enormous risks. Now, the legendary photojournalist returns to Vietnam, the land where he nearly lost his life, to seek out photographers from the other side, learn more about the war, and rescue remarkable pictures long hidden by time and tragedy."--
Blackbeard : terror at sea( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 461 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 President's photographer : fifty years inside the Oval Office( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

National Geographic follows Pete Souza, the President's photographer inside the Obama White House, aboard Air Force One, backstage at the State of the Union, and into the heart of the West Wing. It's a behind-the-scenes look at the everyday grit of the American presidency and a chance to see what it's like to cover the most powerful man in the world, for history. Features intimate interviews with President Obama
Dinosaur hunters by Time-Life Films( Visual )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 449 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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English (79)