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World Wide International Television

Overview
Works: 29 works in 62 publications in 1 language and 2,058 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Made-for-TV movies  Television programs  History  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Historical films  Nonfiction television programs  Documentary television programs  Television adaptations 
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4572
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Most widely held works about World Wide International Television
 
Most widely held works by World Wide International Television
The cinder path by Catherine, 1906-1998 Cookson( Visual )

4 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charlie is marred to the scandalous Victoria, but is in love with her sister Florence. Charlie goes off to war in search of redemption. On the front lines, he battles not only the enemy, but also the demons of self-doubt which have plagued him throughout his life. One day, Charlie witnesses a murder and must decide whether to protect his abusive father or tell the truth
The dwelling place by Catherine Cookson( Visual )

5 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cissie Brodie, a 16 year old girl, struggles to hold her family together after their parents die in the cholera epidemic of 1832. Her turbulent life takes a cruel turn after she is raped and left pregnant. Eventually she is forced to make a decision between two men who profoundly influence her life
The man who cried by Catherine Cookson( Visual )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of an unhappily married man who goes to desperate lengths to provide his son with a virtuous life. His adventures lead to murder, bigamy, and emotional upheavals
The gambling man by Catherine, 1906-1998 Cookson( Visual )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With ambitions far beyond backstreet card tables, Rory Connor learns that bigger games require higher risks--even losing his heart
The glass virgin by Emily Mortimer( Visual )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Raised by a dissolute father and distant mother, Annabella finds herself cast out at age 17, with a loyal childhood friend as her sole protector
The black velvet gown by Catherine Cookson( Visual )

6 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mother and daughter defy English society of the 1840's and seek to overcome commonly held prejudices
The black candle by Catherine Cookson( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 1997 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yorkshire in the 1880's: Joe Skinner marries Lily Whitmore, the woman he has long admired, to give a name to her illegitimate child by Lionel Fillmore, the opportunistic son of an impoverished aristocrat. Lionel, however, has his sights set on Victoria, the naive cousin of hard-working Bridget Mordaunt, and the wealth he wrongly assumes is hers. When Joe's shiftless brother Fred threatens his marriage plans, Lionel murders him and the blame falls on Joe. Bridget's warm regard for Joe sets her on a quest to prove his innocence, the pursuit of which reveals the sordid manipulations and evil that surround Lionel. Just when Lionel believes his crime will never be discovered, Douglas, his gentle sculptor brother finds the murder weapon---and the killer's identity
Deadly shadow of Vesuvius( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nova explores the world of Vesuvius and other volcanoes, and tours the ruins of Pompeii. Scientists study Vesuvius to predict when it will erupt again
The fifteen streets by Owen Teale( Visual )

2 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tragic love story of a poor dock worker and a wealthy shipbuilder's daughter in Victorian England. Their love could not withstand the social pressures
Catherine Cookson's The rag nymph( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two love stories set in 19th century England
The moth by Catherine Cookson( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two love stories set in 19th century England
Catherine Cookson's The gambling man( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rory O'Connor (Green) is different form the rest of his working class family. He may only be a rent collector, but his dreams are big. Rory believes his only way up and out is through his passion for gambling. Rory uses his talents as a springboard for a better life, however, beneath his fledgling success lies a foundation of lies, deceit and shame
Catherine Cookson's The glass virgin( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The year is 1859 and Annabella Lagrange in 10 years old. Living a life of luxury, she is blissfully unaware that her father is a spendthrift and a womanizer. His debts are threatening to ruin the wealthy family into which he married
The new Russia( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A five-part series focusing on different regions in Russia. Explores how life has changed, both socially and economically, due to recent economic and political changes
Moscow, from Marx to McDonald's( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of a five-part series that focuses on different Russian regions and explores how life has changed, both socially and economically, due to recent economic and political changes. This segment explores Moscow and its surrounding region, an area representing the largest population center in Russia. Looks at what makes this city of ten million distinctive as a great capital city, and examines Moscow's role as the center of urban and economic development in the new Russia. Uses three-dimensional graphic simulations of the city to allow viewers to "fly" across the landscape and into Moscow to understand its network of roads, railroads, and suburbs. In addition to looking at Moscow's role as the seat of the government, visits several local businesses, including a factory, a bank, and the biggest McDonald's in the world
Norilsk survival on a frozen desert( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of a five-part series that focuses on different Russian regions and explores how life has changed, both socially and economically, due to recent economic and political changes. This segment presents the city of Norilsk and its surrounding tundra. Although northern Russia is one of the most inhospitable places on earth, over 200,000 people live in Norilsk. The area is rich in minerals. Focuses on how its delicate ecology is affected by open cast mining, nickel smelting, and oil pipelines. The region can be reached only by air or through a nearby port. Visits Norilsk in midwinter and observes as an icebreaker clears a channel. Also travels into the arctic wilderness to meet the nomadic native peoples and experience their way of life and to understand the impact that the industrialization of the area has had on them
The Volga journey through the heart of Russia( Visual )

2 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of a five-part series that focuses on different Russian regions and explores how life has changed, both socially and economically, due to recent economic and political changes. Explores the Volga River system from it's source to the Caspian Sea. Introduces us to the industries on the river and the ecological and economic problems of the area
Catherine Cookson collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains four made for television movies adapted from novels by Catherine Cookson and set in England during the nineteenth and early-twentieth centuries; including "The Dwelling Place," "The Gambling Man," "The Glass Virgin," and "The Man Who Cried."
The Kuzbass hard times in the Siberian coalfield( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of a five-part series that focuses on different Russian regions and explores how life has changed, both socially and economically, due to recent economic and political changes. The Kuzbass is deep in Siberia, at the heart of Russia's heavy industrial heartland. This program explores the town of Novo-Kuznetsk which is dominated by a huge steel mill
The steppes harvest for a nation( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of a five-part series that focuses on different Russian regions and explores how life has changed, both socially and economically, due to recent economic and political changes. This segment joins a small group of farmers for the wheat harvest on the vast plains of the Russian Steppes. It is some of the best farmland in the country--flat, fertile, and very hot in the summer--and it's about as far south as one can go in the new Russia. Explores the impact on farming methods and the way of life for Russian farmers, as the giant collective farms of the Communist era have given way to farmers who now own their own land. Using three-dimensional graphics and aerial photography, flies over the region to show the region's geographical relationship to the rest of Russia
 
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