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Landmark Media, Inc

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Works: 1,822 works in 2,554 publications in 2 languages and 30,252 library holdings
Genres: Documentary films  Nonfiction films  History  Interviews  Documentary television programs  Biography  Internet videos  Nonfiction television programs  Biographical films  Educational television programs 
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Most widely held works by Inc Landmark Media
Kent State : the day the war came home by David Mucci( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

May 4, 1970. Kent State University. Sixty-seven shots in 13 seconds. Thirteen horrifying seconds in American history that resulted in the deaths of four students and the wounding of nine others. Some choose to forget. Others fight to keep the bitter lessons alive for new generations. Try as they may, the survivors cannot escape the questions and the accusations that fly as each anniversary comes and goes. The haunting "Life" photograph of Mary Ann Vecchio poised in anguish over the body of a slain student; the fervor of the wounded student-activist, still consumed by the need for justice 30 years later; the former Guardsman, living with a badge of shame few could imagine; the gentle perspective of the former student permanently paralyzed by an M- 1 rifle; the sociology professor who witnessed the madness and now teaches its lessons to new generations at Kent State. The survivors have scattered but they will forever share a bitter bond. This film is a portrait of the pain shared by an entire nation. After 30 years, the bloodstains are not forgotten
Nightfighters( Visual )

3 editions published between 1984 and 2000 in English and held by 228 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. It confounded the expectations and prejudices held by white Americans in the 1930's and 1940's. The group excelled as pilots and became a crack unit, accomplishing goals others couldn't. Included are interviews with Alfred Anderson, Lee Archer, and Roscoe Brown
Edgar Allan Poe, 1809-1849 by Peter Hort( Visual )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the life and literary career of Edgar Allan Poe, using photographs and other images, and views of places associated with his life
Al Nakba : the Palestinian catastrophe 1948 by Benny Brunner( Visual )

6 editions published in 1997 in English and Multiple languages and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on the effects of the 1947 partitioning of Palestine, specifically on the plight of Palestinian refugees
A decisive moment by Henri Cartier-Bresson( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 202 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
The Celestial Empire : the path of the dragon( Visual )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 195 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 18 part 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
Glories of Islamic art( Visual )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Explores the connection of the religion of Islam with its art and architecture, revealing how artistic giants such as Siniam were led by Islamic movement to craft a glorious aesthetic heritage. Their faith is reflected in the related but distinct achievements throughout the centuries"--Container
Walks with an architect by Annie Breit( Visual )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eight architects each discuss a city, its architecture, layout, personality and history
Women in action( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 176 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
The new cutting edge( Visual )

3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the Bronze Age of Southeast Asia
Hunters and gatherers( Visual )

3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the settlement of the first inhabitants of Australia. Dr. Alan Thorne presents the story of how people first came to Australia and lived off the land as hunters and gatherers. He follows Australian hunters and gatherers of today in collecting and preparing their food and shows artifacts left from generations of food gathering and cave art and other art left by these early peoples
First footsteps( Visual )

3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the migration of Asian inhabitants into the Pacific Rim. Dr. Alan Thorne presents the beginnings of human migration from the south coast of China to the islands of Japan, the Philippines, New Guinea, and Australia using simple bamboo rafts. He talks about the evolution of homo sapiens in the area of China and the people who live around the South China Sea
The last horizon( Visual )

3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the discovery and settlement of the islands of the Pacific by the Polynesians
Pure and simple( Visual )

3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 168 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
World's dream stage : National Centre for the Performing Arts( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A narrated tour of the National Center for the Performing Arts in Beijing, the largest ellipsoid structure the world, designed by French architect Paul Andreu
Flaming arrows( Visual )

3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the settlement of the first inhabitants of North America
Vietnam : a rising dragon( Visual )

6 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers a variety of views of contemporary Vietnam, revealing economic reforms, improving international relations, and life of the people as their beautiful land continues to move from agricultural to industrial status
Roads without wheels( Visual )

3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines how the prehistoric Indians of South America survived the harsh living conditions of Tierra del Fuego
The powerhouse by Understanding Electricity Educational Service( Visual )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 167 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
Into the deep freeze( Visual )

3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the settlement of the first inhabitants of Siberia, the Aleutian Islands, and Alaska
 
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