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TLC Video (Firm)

Overview
Works: 251 works in 351 publications in 1 language and 3,847 library holdings
Genres: History  Records (Sports)  Biography  Juvenile works  Cross-cultural studies  Documentary films 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: DG209, 937
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Most widely held works by TLC Video (Firm)
Rome power & glory by Lynn Dougherty ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Detailed re-enactments of ancient customs and conflicts, period art, original writings, and insights from scholars all paint a compelling and brutal portrait of life under this mighty empire
Free at last civil rights heroes ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The civil rights movement in the United States is usually thought of in terms of its leadership, but often the catalysts for progress were people who fought from within a larger group or performed individual acts of heroism. Some were victims who just happened to be in the wrong place at the wrong time. These are some of those stories"--Container
The human animal a natural history of the human species ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Although humans can make more than 3,000 hand gestures, even the simpest have numerous variations and interpretations. This program, filmed on five continents, examines not only hand gestures, but facial expressions, head shakes and body distance as well--and the misunderstandings that can occur when body language is transported across cultural lines. Supression of body language is also discussed, along with "nonverbal leakage," in which the body's language can belie a speaker's words
Trading Spaces viewer's choice ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"These four episodes capture all the hard work, hilarity, suspense and drama that have made Trading Spaces such a success. And if you're lucky, you just might pick up a few tips along the way"--Container
The human animal a natural history of the human species by Desmond Morris ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this series, Desmond Morris examines human behavior and the human condition. Issues such as body language, human evolution, modern culture, love and sex, human genetics and human creativity are discussed
Understanding the universe ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Join astronomers and astrophysicists as they probe light years beyond the Milky Way. This video employs graphic models and computer animation to illustrate some of the most complex cosmology theories of all time
The prince ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A study of Niccolò Machiavelli's book, The prince. This video compares the crumbling of medieval order of Machiavelli's time with modern politics and includes interviews with Henry Kissinger, Senator Gary Hart, Roger Masters, Riccardo Bruscagli and others. Includes reenactments from Machiavelli's life, period artwork, and location footage
Mummies frozen in time ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A fascinating glimpse into how humans have been preserved throughout history
Best kept secrets of law enforcement ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Investigates the activities of law enforcment officers. Shows the Los Angeles police trying to apprehend a known murderer before he strikes again and an elite firearms analysis unit that catches a killer. Discusses police pursuit techniques and equipment used by law enforcement officers
The sun and other stars ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The sun is just one of billions of stars in the universe, providing us with heat, light and both nurturing and dangerous rays. Learn how stars form, the stages of their life cycles and how they die, turning from protostars to supernovae, neutron stars and black holes
A child's world ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The set explores the mental development of children. Vol. 1 studies how they develop an adult's ability to discern the feelings of others and lie for both good and bad reasons. Vol. 2 focuses on developing mental independence that examines the abstract thought of toddlers, the memory capacity of preschoolers, and the force of childhood tantrums. Vol. 3 looks at children in relation to the existential questions of birth and death
Understanding ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explore the characteristics of the ocean's personality, from the volatile cross-currents to health issues, from endangered sea creatures to the reality of light on the ocean floor
The autobiography of Malcolm X ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Autobiography of Malcolm X is an American classic not only for its compelling story, but also for its uncompromising expression of the pain, anger, and violence of black life in a white America. Featuring powerful dramatizations, this program scrutinizes both the book and the life of Malcolm X himself. Michael Eric Dyson, Attallah Shabazz (Malcolm's daughter), Rodnell Collins (Malcolm's nephew), Marita Golden and others provide insights into the making of one of the most charismatic leaders of the 20th century
Galileo's "Dialogue" ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A study of Galileo's Dialogue in which he asserted that the Earth was not the center of the universe. Galileo was jailed for heresy for contradicting the traditional teachings of the medieval Church. The video traces the background of the Dialogue, from the Copernican view that the sun is the center of the universe, to the trial of Galileo before the Holy Office. The profound conflicts between science and theology unfold in dramatic re-enactments
War and civilization ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eight-part series on the history of war and warfare
The planets by Heather Couper ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The solar system, with its nine planets orbiting around the Sun, was born about 5 billion years ago. Now a new era is dawning, one of human exploration of the planets and answering questions about them. "Discover what scientists hope to reveal from planned scientific missions to Mars, Saturn and Jupiter"--Container
The big bang ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Scientists believe than an immense explosion about 12 million years ago gave rise to the universe. "Learn how images from the Hubble Space Telescope have contributed to our knowledge of those first moments of the cosmos ... "--Container
Pearl Harbor seven views of defiance ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The attack on Pearl Harbor in historical footage and interviews with survivors
Great castles of Europe ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shows the history of castles from 1066 when they served as fortresses to more modern days, when castles were lavish palaces
Pirates ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A look at pirates and their lifestyle. Begins with Sir Francis Drake and other privateers and their forays against Spanish ships, and ends with outcasts hung as criminals. Discusses the careers of the most famous pirates, and talks about their weapons, ships, equipment, and vagabond life
 
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