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Mulligan, Ellen

Works: 8 works in 12 publications in 2 languages and 1,414 library holdings
Genres: History  Documentary films  Educational films  Nonfiction films  Biography  Children's films  Juvenile works  Animated films  Internet videos  Biographical films 
Roles: Producer, Author
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Ellen Mulligan
Japan : memoirs of a secret empire by Joan Owens-Meyerson( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 983 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the period between the 16th and 19th centuries in Japan by examining the lives of shoguns, samurais, geishas, and the very few westerners allowed into Japan . Japan was then a world unto itself, closed to outsiders, and ruled by shoguns with absolute control. During this period, Japan transitioned from chaos and violence to a land of ritual refinement and peace
Dwight D. Eisenhower : commander-in-chief( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this compelling profile, friends, family, colleagues, and noted historians shed light on one of the nation's greatest heroes. Rare footage reveals the defining moments of Eisenhower's life--from his military victories to his presidential inauguration. Dwight D. Eisenhower: commander- in-chief is the authoritative program about the life and legacy of this remarkable American icon"--Container
The conquerors( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 58 BC, Julius Caesar pushed north from Rome into the unruly lands of the barbarians. Less than eight years later, the empire extended all the way to the Atlantic, and Roman Legions were making incursions into Britain. The key to Caesar's victory lay not in the superiority of the Roman war machine but in his mastery of strategy, tactics, discipline, and military engineering. According to Plutarch, Caesar's campaign resulted in 800 conquered cities, 300 subdued tribes, a million slaves, and 3-million dead on the battlefield--all this, not to mention becoming First Man in Rome
Rembrandt by Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Art historians discuss the life and work of one of the 17th century's most famous artists. Evidence from his own work, as well as other historical sources help to reveal this master of light and shadow
Dwight Eisenhower( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life of Dwight David Eisenhower told through film clips and interviews with family members, journalists, historians and retired Army generals. From his boyhood in Abilene, Kansas to commander of the largest fighting force ever assembled, Eisenhower went on to ride his military accomplishments to become the 34th President of the United States. This documentary probes the complexities of Eisenhower's personality, details his military career and reflects on his time as President
El Cid( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Though his name was Rodrigo Diaz, he was known simply as El Cid (The Leader). Yet recent scholarship has exposed many gaps between truth and myth in the tales about Spain's first national hero. Was he, as one contemporary said, 'the scourge of his time'? Or are the tales recorded in the epic Poema de Mio Cid a more accurate picture of this unique man? The Conquerors visits his homeland in Valencia and interviews renowned historians in search of the real El Cid."--Web site
Rembrandt by Ellen Mulligan( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn is examined in this episode of Biography. The immortal Dutch master was a painter and etcher working during the Dutch Golden Age, is considered to be one of history's greatest artists. He enjoyed financial success as an artist, teacher, and art dealer, but his personal life was filled with tragic episodes. Rembrandt's wife died at age 30, and only one of his four children survived, and then only to age 27. His housekeeper eventually became his common-law wife and the model for many of his works
Die lange Nacht der Eroberer( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

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  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.21 (from 0.19 for Japan : me ... to 0.96 for Die lange ...)

English (11)

German (1)