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TLC Video (Firm)

Overview
Works: 216 works in 359 publications in 1 language and 3,460 library holdings
Genres: History  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Historical television programs  Records (Sports)  Documentary films  Educational films  Juvenile works  Motion pictures  Science television programs 
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 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the complete history of Rome, from its primitive beginnings to the height of its glory and its eventual decline, as well as its legacies for today. Filmed in 10 countries, this series combines location footage of ancient monuments, detailed re-enactments, period art and writings, and insights from scholars and public figures to bring the ancient world to life
The human animal a natural history of the human species by Desmond Morris( Visual )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and held by 186 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
Understanding by Jeanine I Butler( Visual )

5 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This intriguing documentary thoroughly illustrates how bridges are designed, constructed, maintained, and, in cases of structural deterioration, demolished. Interviews with bridge engineers, dramatic archival footage of bridge disasters, and detailed computer graphics--as well as the stories of some of the world₂s best-known spans, including the Brooklyn, Golden Gate, Akashi Kaikyo, Verrazano Narrows, San Francisco-Oakland Bay, and Williamsburg (NY) Bridges--round out the program."
Free at last civil rights heroes( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and held by 136 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
Trading Spaces viewer's choice( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 97 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 prince( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 62 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
A child's world( Visual )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 62 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
Mummies frozen in time( Visual )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 61 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 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using realistic reenactments, crime scene and courtroom footage, and interviews with police personnel and research scientists, this progrom showcases 21st-century advances in law enforcement. Discusses police pursuit techniques and equipment used by law enforcement officers
Rome power & glory( Visual )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the complete history of Rome, from its primitive beginnings to the height of its glory and its eventual decline. Combines location footage of ancient monuments, detailed re-enactments, period art and writing, and insights from scholars and public figures
The sun and other stars( Visual )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 56 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
Galileo's "Dialogue"( Visual )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 56 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
The autobiography of Malcolm X( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 55 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
The periodic table of the elements( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the nonmetals and their uses in automotive technology, oxygen, gunpowder, limestone and chemical processes
The planets by Heather Couper( Visual )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 47 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 47 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
War and civilization( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eight-part series on the history of war and warfare
Pearl Harbor seven views of defiance( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The attack on Pearl Harbor in historical footage and interviews with survivors
Tornado chasers( Visual )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Join scientists as they predict how tornadoes form and move
Junkyard wars( Visual )

17 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the second round of semifinals, the teams must build a hovercraft. One team builds a light, single-engine craft and the other builds a sturdier, heavy hovercraft with two engines. But will the team that builds the light vehicle have enough power to get the job done? And will the other team ever get its creation off the ground?
 
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