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Discovery Channel Video (Firm)

Works: 717 works in 947 publications in 2 languages and 9,238 library holdings
Genres: History  Documentary television programs  Documentary films  Television mini-series  Biography  Wildlife films  Animal films  Environmental television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Nature films 
Roles: Publisher, Distributor
Classifications: QP376, 949.5
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Discovery Channel Video (Firm)
Amazing earth by Amanda Theunissen( Visual )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the heights of Mount Everest, through the molten fields of Hawaii, to the very core of our planet, Amazing Earth reveals the geologic forces that have changed the face of our world and will ultimately change its face again
Byzantium : the lost empire by Elizabeth Romer( Visual )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Byzantium was the powerful legacy of ancient Greece and Rome, the first Christian empire and the last flowering of classical civilizations before it fell to the plundering armies of the Ottoman Turks. Shot on location in nine countries, these four episodes transport the viewer to a world that history has nearly forgotten
Three Gorges : the biggest dam in the world( Visual )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using interviews and computer simulation, this video provides insight into the complex issues surrounding the Three Gorges project which will dam the Yangtse River
Sharks : two complete programs : Great white & the ultimate guide to sharks( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Ultimate guide to sharks] This documentary introduces the viewer to the world of sharks, exploring their physiology, communication and role within the ocean environment
Mandela's fight for freedom( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Part George Washington, part Abraham Lincoln, part Gandhi, South Africa's Nelson Mandela occupies a unique position in the history of the human spirit. From youthful protester, to political prisoner, to the president of a newly free nation, Nelson Mandela embodies the ideals of freedom as no other man of this time. Through a combination of moral strength, political cunning, and sheer luck, he brought about the dismantling of the hated policy of racial apartheid, without the bloodbath many feared."--Container
The brain, our universe within( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This series explores brain activity and functions. New imaging techniques are used to create new views of the brain designed to illustrate brain functions
Liberen a Willy : Keiko, su regreso a casa( Visual )

5 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in Spanish and English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conoce de cerca la historia de la mascota más querida de México
Castle ghosts of England( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Throughout history, Britain's castles hasve witnessed murders, executions and countless acts of cruelty that spawned a parade of spirits. This program presents spine tingling stories for a riveting tour of England's ghostly heritage
The Italians : their culture, life & history( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Travel off the beaten path from the islands of Sicily to the dramatic beauty of the Dolomites to experience la dolce vita -- the good life!
Dinosaur planet( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides a dinosaur's-eye view of survival in this violent primordial world. White Tip's journey: Follow the desperate trials of a velociraptor cut off from her pack in the desert. Pod's travels: A pyroraptor is swept away in a tidal wave and washes ashore on an island populated by much smaller dinosaurs. Little Das' hunt: An easily distracted young male daspletosaurus named Das bungles various herding chores, but looming danger affords him an opportunity for redemption. Alpha's egg: A cycle-of-life tale involving a female saltasaur named Alpha
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Audience level: 0.23 (from 0.12 for Living wit ... to 0.69 for The great ...)