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National Geographic Television

Overview
Works: 1,421 works in 2,054 publications in 4 languages and 41,017 library holdings
Genres: Documentary television programs  Children's films  Documentary films  Juvenile works  Nonfiction television programs  Nature television programs  Wildlife television programs  History  Nonfiction films  Animal films 
Roles: prn, Producer, pmn, Editor, brd
Classifications: QH341.N37, 551.46
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 )

6 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and held by 1,900 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 )

8 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,775 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
Egypt eternal : the quest for lost tombs by Amy Bucher( Visual )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 974 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This National Geographic Special shows treasures from the Cliffside of Tombs to the Valley of the Golden Mummies
Volcano : nature's inferno by National Geographic( Visual )

13 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in English and held by 970 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 811 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 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
Totally tropical rain forest by National Geographic( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 809 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the tropical rainforests of Central and South America and looks at the animals found there, including jaguars, poison-arrow frogs, sloths and howler monkeys
Inside the Vatican by Peter Ustinov( Visual )

11 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 769 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 lord of the rings : the fellowship of the ring( Visual )

22 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 765 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
Tsunami : killer wave by National Geographic Video (Firm)( Visual )

5 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 757 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
The battle for Midway by Donovan Reiff( Visual )

10 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 607 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
Earth : a new wild( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 596 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 )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 594 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 554 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 )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 532 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 )

3 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 494 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 2008 in English and held by 491 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 Warner Home Video (Firm)( Visual )

9 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in English and Spanish and held by 464 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 )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 456 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
Wolves : a legend returns to Yellowstone by National Geographic( Visual )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 434 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
 
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English (131)

Spanish (6)

Chinese (1)

Hebrew (1)