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The al-Qaeda files( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A compilation of seven Frontline programs centered around activities of the Islamic terrorist group al-Qaeda, produced both before and after the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. Covers: Osama bin Laden; the U.S. "war on terror"; sleeper cells operating in the United States; al-Qaeda attacks in Europe; and the FBI's top terrorism expert Special Agent John O'Neill
Battle plan under fire( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Evaluates clash of "smart" technology versus desperate terrorism which is causing some experts and government leaders to seriously question America's battle plan, spending strategies, and political policies towards Iraq
Searching for the roots of 9/11 : Thomas L. Friedman reporting( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Join columnist Thomas L. Friedman as he tries to answer two of the most puzzling questions about 9/11: What drove 19 young, middle-class Muslim men to give up their lives to murder almost 3,000 people? And why does this violent act elicit so much support from millions of ordinary Muslims around the world?
Chasing the sleeper cell( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In-depth examination of a major, ongoing, domestic terrorism case involving Al Qaeda operatives and the American citizens they trained. Questions are also raised about the effectiveness of the FBI and the CIA and whether or not the new tools they have are the right ones to contain the threat at home"--Container
Behind the hatred : mortal enemies( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From Israel's War of Independence in 1948 up to the 2002 conflicts, the video examines the Israel-Palestine conflict through the personalities of Ariel Sharon and Yasser Arafat. Contains archival footage and interviews with those close to the crisis to provide a context for understanding both historical and recent events
American car( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Investigates the world of automobile design and marketing, covering the Ford Motor Company's strategies to regain market preeminence as it redesigns its F-150 truck to compete against GM's Hummer and Nissan's Titan
A cook's tour : in search of the perfect meal( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In his groundbreaking first series, Bourdain travels around the world indulging his taste for local cuisine and eccentric characters. Join Tony as he feasts on sushi in Tokyo, enjoys authentic Mexican cuisine, and traverses the Australian Outback on a memorable food journey. You never know what he'll say, who he'll meet, or what they'll have for dinner
Loews Miami Beach Hotel( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"As the CEO of the luxury Loews Hotels chain, Jonathan Tisch knows status. So do his employees, who uphold the corporation's reputation every day of the year ... Watch John get retrained by his workers, most of whom earn their living on the ground floor at his famed Loews Miami Beach Hotel. From bellman to line cook, from room service to pool concierge, from front desk to housekeeping, he faces a barrage of challenges that require more stamina than status. Managers observe Jon's on-the-job performance, critiquing each physical mishap and verbal slip- and there are many"--Container
Thomas L. Friedman reporting : straddling the fence( Visual )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Travel to Israel for a look at the causes and potential consequences of a massive new security wall now under construction - a barrier between Israel and Palestine. Ostensibly, the wall is intended to keep suicide bombers out of Israel. But the wall's circuitous route - which seems to go out of its way to include Jewish settlements - smacks of a first step toward formalizing borders for two separate states. But, even as tensions rise in this "demographic time bomb," evidence points to a future that sees Palestinians giving up their pursuit of the West Bank - and fighting instead for a better life
Estée Lauder( Visual )

4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This video follows Dan Brestele, group president of the Estée Lauder Companies, as he leave the corner office to take on some of the very un-CEO-like challenges that keep the cosmetics industry running--like handcrafting and packaging lipstick, preparing for duty as a retail makeup artist, and struggling through beauty boot camp, where he must learn all about mascara and foundation. After watching this program your students will understand that behind the glamorous face of Estée Lauder are a lot of skiiled employees whose everyday attention to detail is key to keeping the brand popular."--Container
China rises( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

China has made an amazing economic, social and political transformation, but it continues to struggle with an enormous population, stressed environment, and unequal distribution of wealth and opportunity
Song Airlines( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"John Selvaggio has spent 35 years rising through the ranks to become president of Delta's low-cost carrier Song. Will he be able to cope as he rolls up his sleeves and volunteers to work, once again, on the front line? This video tracks John's trials as a gate agent, flight attendant, baggage handler, and remover of lavatory waste. Exposed to the daily struggles faced by employees on the customer side of the airline industry, he develops a deeper understanding of the teamwork, dedication, and sheer talent of his staff"--Container
Israel & Palestine( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fight for peace: Can there be peace in the Middle East? The Oslo Peace Accords in 1993 brought a glimmer of hope to ending a decades-old dispute. Learn the obstacles that have prevented Israel and Palestine from compromise, including border disputes, refugees, settlers, terrorism, and years of distrust and bloodshed
Nuclear nightmare : understanding North Korea( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Go behind the headlines to discover the origins of the tense relationship between the United States and North Korea. If North Korea, as it promises, goes into nuclear production mode, it would create a destabilizing offensive nuclear capability that could touch off a regional arms race or even nuclear war
Terror's children( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sharmeen Obaid, 2002 Smith College graduate, returns to Karachi, Pakistan to examine the lives of refugee children from Afghanistan. She interviews young garbage pickers, rug weavers, and students in religious schools, and observes their return to Afghanistan
The Battle for souls( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the spread of Christianity in the developing world. Focuses on the conflict between Islam and Christianity in Nigeria, and the work of Christian missionaries in Nigeria
Anthony Bourdain: a cook's tour. in search of the perfect meal( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tony has a spontaneous adventure in Bangkok where he tries foods such as deep fried frog skins and pla rah, a fish paste that has fermented for three months. Other episodes include Eating on the Mekong (Vietnam) and Wild delicacies (Cambodia)
Behind the hatred( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With violence and instability plaguing the Middle East, hope for peace is hard to find. The sources of violence have become harder to predict and control, claiming more and more Israeli and Palestinian lives. Behind the Hatred looks into current events and beyond with three one-hour specials, co-produced with BBC News, New York Times Television and NBC News. This program offers perspectives on the history, politics and social issues behind the conflict, including suicide bombings
Anthony Bourdain: a cook's tour. in search of the perfect meal( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arcachon, France, the birthplace of Tony's father, was the first place Tony learned to love food. Tony revisits his childhood and enjoys many staples, including steak frites, gaufres (waffles), and soupe de pecheur (fisherman's soup). Other episodes include A pleasing palate (London) and Highland grub (Scotland)
A cook's tour. in search of the perfect meal( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Tony's car breaks down in the outback, he is found by a veteran of the bush who brings him back to camp and feeds him a slap-up meal of bush tucker, including kangaroo and wattleseed-bush tomato. Other episodes include The wild west of cooking (Melbourne), Mad Tony (Sydney), and Dining with Geishas (rural Japan)
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New York Times Company. NYT Television

New York Times Television

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