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Landmark Media, Inc

Overview
Works: 1,836 works in 2,427 publications in 2 languages and 26,399 library holdings
Genres: Documentary films  Nonfiction films  History  Interviews  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Historical television programs  Ethnographic television programs  Educational television programs 
Roles: Distributor, Assignee
Classifications: GN303, 940.544
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Most widely held works by Landmark Media, Inc
Kent State : the day the war came home by Chris ; David Mucci Triffo( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program looks back on the reasons for the violent attack on anti-Vietnam-war student demonstrators on the Kent State University campus in 1970. Shows the build-up of the protest against the Vietnam War, especially by the youth of the country and the Black Panthers, and follows the stories of the four students who were killed by National Guardsmen. Includes interviews with former students who witnessed the events including a wounded student-activist, a now paralyzed student, a former National Guardsman, and a sociology professor
Nightfighters( Visual )

2 editions published between 1984 and 1994 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 332nd Fighter group has a unique place in the annals of WWII air force fighter groups. The group was completely Black and confounded the expectations and prejudices held by white Americans in the 1930's and 1940's, excelling as pilots and becoming a crack unit, accomplishing goals others couldn't. Includes interviews with Alfred Anderson, Lee Archer, and Roscoe Brown
Al Nakba : the Palestinian catastrophe 1948 by Benny Brunner( Visual )

6 editions published in 1997 in English and Multiple languages and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on the effects of the 1947 partitioning of Palestine, specifically on the plight of Palestinian refugees
The Celestial Empire : the path of the dragon( Visual )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Celestial Empire - Path of the Dragon attempts to unveil some of the mystique behind China - the people, art, culture and heritage of this 5,000 year-old empire. This series follows Chinese history with its unrelenting perseverance through the ages, and explains why China is the only surviving empire in the world today. Both the past and the present are explored with each episode focusing on a unique facet of Chinese life. The series begins by examining how Chinese culture has survived nearly 5,000 years. This ancient dynastic nation became a major contemporary political and economic player, while all other great empires have disappeared. Through extensive research and extraordinary imagery, THE CELESTIAL EMPIRE ... will present a revealing portrait of the most intriguing nation in the world
A decisive moment( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video features the often dramatic climaxes of American presidential elections since 1948. One question often asked by people with an interest in politics is whether US presidential elections always have a Decisive Moment, a statement, a mistake, or an event that decides the race and puts one of the two candidates into the most powerful office in the world. This video analyzes all of the presidential political campaigns from Harry S. Truman through George H.W. Bush and demonstrates the Decisive Moment that either won or lost the presidential election for the candidates. By using archival footage and visits to museums and libraries founded by every single president since World War II, this unique program tries to find the answer
Agriculture( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A farmer shows us the system she designed for breeding alpacas and farming them for wool production. Another farmer details the system he has devised for growing and distributing hydroponic lettuces
Peace and Conflict Resolution( Visual )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the sources of many post-WWII conflicts and looks at the endeavors being made to resolve them
The Evolution of modern terrorism : [clear and present danger] by Joel Bailey( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From examining its roots and historical evolution, to unveiling the organizational structure of terrorist groups today, the program investigates the geopolitical and economic environments which enable these groups to flourish and wage traumatizing campaigns of horror placing entire societies under siege. Also investigates the global war against terrorism
Women in action( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Women have always been entrepreneurs in the informal economy of the Caribbean. Co hosted by Vincentian Earlene Home, this video focuses on a number of projects centered on women and work in Dominica, Jamaica, and Guyana
Hunters and gatherers( Visual )

3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the settlement of the first inhabitants of Australia
Changing the menu( Visual )

3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the development of prehistoric agriculture in the Pacific Rim. Dr. Alan Thorne presents the story of how people changed from hunters and gatherers to farmers and herders in Southeast Asia, China, and the Pacific islands off the coast of Asia. He shows how this process is still taking place in some of these areas
Pure and simple( Visual )

3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Japan's long struggle to remain independent [of Chinese dominance] and to conserve its cultural identity is manifested in the simplicity and severity of ceremony and design in such aspects of life as formal gardens, calligraphy, craftsmanship in pottery, wood, paper, fan making, and bamboo
The last horizon( Visual )

3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the discovery and settlement of the islands of the Pacific by the Polynesians
First footsteps( Visual )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the migration of Asian inhabitants into the Pacific Rim
Roads without wheels( Visual )

3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines how the prehistoric Indians of South America survived the harsh living conditions of Tierra del Fuego
The new cutting edge( Visual )

3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recent findings reinforce the relatively new concept of a genuine Asian 'Bronze Age', thousands of years earlier than had ever been suspected. Thailand, Vietnam, and other sites across Southeast Asia as far as eastern Indonesia reveal an ancient knowledge of metal-working
Flaming arrows( Visual )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More than 200 years ago Siberian hunters crossed the Bering strait land bridge into Alaska and poured into the American prairie. As their copper-colored descendants began to settle down, the "Red Indian" emerged in North America, developing an amazing diversity in habits, cultures, arts and crafts, and technology
Into the deep freeze( Visual )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ice Age people pushed north through northern China to the colder tundra of Siberia and even to the frozen Arctic. Surveys the people from Soviet Siberia, Aleutian Islands, and Alaska who have learned to cope with the cold
The feathered serpent( Visual )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Olmec, Toltec, Mayan, and Aztec Cultures built their high pyramids and great cities on the dusty plains of Mexico and in the steaming jungles of the isthmus. This episode views the striking skeletons of these complex communities
The powerhouse( Visual )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

China of the Shang and Han dynasties gained cultural and technological superiority through such innovations and inventions as silk production, steel making, printing, gunpowder, and the sea-going junk
 
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