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National Geographic Television

Overview
Works: 1,507 works in 2,131 publications in 3 languages and 40,379 library holdings
Genres: Documentary television programs  Documentary films  Children's films  Juvenile works  Nonfiction television programs  Nonfiction films  Wildlife television programs  Nature television programs  Nature films  History 
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 National Geographic( Visual )

7 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and held by 1,819 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 )

10 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 1,275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Travel back to the days of raptors and the 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 )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 965 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This National Geographic Special shows treasures from the Cliffside of Tombs to the Valley of the Golden Mummies
Tsunami : killer wave by National Geographic Video( Visual )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 958 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
Totally tropical rain forest by National Geographic Society( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 777 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
Polar prowl by McPaul Smith( Visual )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 776 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Join Spin, National Geographic's globe-on-the-go, as he leads a tour of the Arctic and Antarctic regions
Inside the Vatican( Visual )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 751 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
Volcano : nature's inferno by National Geographic( Visual )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 662 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
The battle for Midway by Donovan Reiff( Visual )

13 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 594 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
Africa( Visual )

6 editions published in 2001 in English and Hebrew and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 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
Vietnam's unseen war : pictures from the other side( Visual )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 586 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
The lord of the rings : the fellowship of the ring( Visual )

11 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 562 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 )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 544 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 523 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 )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 507 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 Robin Goldman( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographers who have worked for National Geographic reflect on their art
Blackbeard : terror at sea( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 475 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
Dinosaur hunters by Time-Life Films( Visual )

9 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 461 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 )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 438 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
 
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National Geographic Television.

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NGT, Inc.

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Spanish (3)

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