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Prentice, Patrick

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Egypt eternal : the quest for lost tombs by Amy Bucher( Visual )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 835 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This National Geographic Special shows treasures from the Cliffside of Tombs to the Valley of the Golden Mummies."
Islam, empire of faith by Robert Gardner( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Details the history of Islam as a faith, a culture, and a civilization. Ep. 1. The messenger - introduces the rise of Islam and the extraordinary life of the Prophet Mohammed. Ep. 2. The awakening - examines the profound influence Islam had on the intellectual development of the West during the Middle Ages. Ep. 3. The Ottomans- profiles the rise of the Ottoman Empire, ending at the reign of Suleiman the Magnificent
Last voyage of the Lusitania by National Geographic Society (U.S.)( Visual )

4 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program takes a high-tech plunge beneath the Irish Channel to relive one of the century's most mysterious maritime tragedies. On May 7, 1915 a German U-boat torpedoes the civilian vessel the Lusitania. The enormous ship sunk in eighteen minutes, sentencing nearly two-thirds of her passengers to death
Lost kingdoms of the Maya by Patrick Prentice( Visual )

13 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Mucho antes de Colón, los mayas establecieron una de las más desarrolladas civilizaciones en las selvas de México y Centroamérica. Sin embargo, esta sociedad avanzada de sacerdotes, astrónomos, artesanos, agricultores ... de repente y misteriosamente desapareció. Acompaña a los arqueólogos a Copán, Dos Pilas, y otras espectaculares ruinas mayas, a desenterrar artefactos y enormes templos de increible belleza."--Envase
Diamonds of war : [Africa's blood diamonds]( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the black market diamond trade in Sierra Leone, which for years has funded armed civil insurrection
Pearl Harbor : legacy of attack by National Geographic( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After one of the most notorious sneak attacks in military history, join National geographic for an exploration of the still unsolved mysteries and startling true stories behind the "day of infamy" that plunged the United States into World War II. Set sail with Dr. Robert Ballard, discoverer of the Titanic, in search of a sunken Japanese midget submarine that could have changed history. Relive the momentous battle through American and Japanese eyewitness accounts, and see the haunting, first-ever images captured inside the sunken hull of the U.S.S. Arizona battleship. Experience the real story of December 7, 1941, as only National Geographic can tell it. Narrated by Tom Brokaw
Last Will. & testament( Visual )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's the greatest literary mystery of all time: Who wrote the works of William Shakespeare? Although the official story of a Stratford merchant writing for the London box office has held sway for centuries, questions over the authorship of the plays and poems persists. Derek Jacobi leads an impressive cast featuring Vanessa Redgrave and Mark Rylance on a quest to uncover the truth behind the world's most elusive author, and discovers a forgotten nobleman whose story could rewrite history
Islam, empire of faith( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This three-part program documents the rise and growth of Islam throughout the world, from the birth of Prophet Muhammad in the 6th century through the peak of the Ottoman Empire 1000 years later. Discusses the impact of Islamic civilization on world history and culture
Guns in America( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The United States has 300 million citizens, there are 270 million guns. This tells 5 stories from America's connection with guns through the eyes of its citizens. From gangs to local law enforcement to gun hobbyists to a young mother, this explores the lives of people with guns
The quest for Noah's flood by National Geographic( Visual )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Join famed Titanic discoverer Dr. Robert Ballard as he embarks on a ... voyage to the Black Sea, where history mingles with ages-old tales of a catastrophic flood"--Container
Search for the battleship Bismarck( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the first (and last) mission of the German battleship Bismarck, including talks with survivors, and at the location and exploration of the battleship in waters three miles deep, 600 miles off the coast of France
Arab and Jew : wounded spirits in a promised land by PBS( Visual )

4 editions published between 1989 and 2017 in English and Multiple languages and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the critical tension between Arabs and Jews living within lands under jurisdiction of the Israeli state including the West Bank and the Gaza Strip and explores their prejudices, stereotypes, and interactions
Finding Anastasia( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The last chapter of the Russian's Czar's family is written on a night in July 1917. The chance find of human remains in a Siberian forest brings and international team to Russia in search of the truth about the greatest myth of the 20th century, the death of Princess Anastasia
Search for battleship Bismarck( Visual )

10 editions published between 1989 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Ballard documents his search and discovery of the infamous battleship, sunk in waters 3 miles deep during WWII, and found by the same group that found the Titanic. Includes inerviews with survivors
Ultimate World War II collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1. Pearl Harbor : legacy of attack includes original footage of the attack and interviews with veteran survivors. 2. The Battle for Midway includes original footage of this major battle of the Pacific Campaign of WWII, firsthand accounts from American and Japanese veteran survivors, and footage of the underwater explorations led by Robert Ballard to find downed aircraft carriers and planes. 3. Untold stories of WWII includes original footage of occupied Norway and tells the story of the efforts of Norweigan resistant fighters to dismantle the Nazis plans to create the bomb. Documents battles at sea with Japan. Includes interviews with those originally involved. 4. Search for the battleship Bismarck includes historical footage of the ship and Ballard's explorations of the Atlantic to find the sunken ship. 5. The lost fleet of Guadalcanal includes original footage at the site of this major battle plus Ballard's underwater searches for the lost ships. 6. The boys of Normandy includes footage of the invasion and interviews with veteran survivors
The greatest flight( Visual )

2 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video documents the recreation of the 1919 flight from England to Australia that proved that long distance flight was possible
The Passion of the saints( Visual )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Achieving "holiness" has taken some on very unusual roads, ranging from prayerful solitude to extreme self-denial
The Passion of the saints( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Combines religion, history and psychology to present the stories of Christian saints whose heroism and extreme self-denial continue to fascinate us today. Includes reenactments, scholarly commentary, visits to shrines, churches and sanctuaries, and a behind-the-scenes look at the process of canonization in the Vatican
Pediatrics by Janet L Strife( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The pediatrics unit at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore is the focus of this episode of the series, Nurses, as the viewer gets a first-hand look at the daily routine of 3 nurses. Each nurse comments on why they became nurses, why they chose pediatrics, and discusses the pros and cons of working with children and teenagers
Touch of mercy( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oncology nurses at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore are the focus of this episode of the series, Nurses. As these nurses work with cancer patients, they provide various treatments, pain management, family therapy, and emotional support as well as helping people "die well." The nurses work with patients with leukemia, bone cancer, testicular cancer, breast cancer and lung cancer in the hospital, outpatient treatments, and hospice care. They discuss the satisfaction they find in working with these patients as well as their frustrations working with some of the families, their relationships with patients that they see daily, and how they deal with the inevitable death of some of these patients
 
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