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Arts and Entertainment Network

Overview
Works: 11,963 works in 21,028 publications in 4 languages and 549,186 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Television adaptations  Film adaptations  Television mini-series  Romance fiction  History  Historical television programs  Made-for-TV movies  Romance television programs 
Roles: prn, Producer, brd, Publisher, Production personnel, Distributor, Editor
Classifications: PR4034, 823.7
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Most widely held works about Arts and Entertainment Network
 
Most widely held works by Arts and Entertainment Network
The great Gatsby by Baz Luhrmann( Visual )

35 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in English and French and held by 2,938 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Great Gatsby follows viable writer Nick Carraway as he leaves the Midwest and comes to New York City in the spring of 1922. Chasing his own American dream, Nick lands next door to Jay Gatsby, and across the bay from his cousin, Daisy, and her husband, Tom Buchanan. Nick is drawn into the captivating world of the rich and their loves and deceits. As he bears witness, he pens a tale of impossible love, incorruptible dreams, and tragedy, and holds a mirror to our own modern times and struggles
Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice by Simon Langton( Visual )

26 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 2,203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elizabeth Bennet is a strong-willed yet sensible young woman, the second of five sisters. She has a long-suffering but loving clerical father, and a scatterbrained mother anxious to marry them off as soon as possible--to wealthy young gentlemen. At a local ball, she encounters one such, Mr. Fitzwilliam Darcy, whom she finds arrogant, cold, and rude. Her older sister Jane falls in love with Darcy's best friend Mr. Bingley, while youngest sister Lydia flirts with anyone in a military uniform. Lizzie finds herself fighting off the attentions of the unctuous Mr. Collins and quite taken by the charming Mr. Wickham - who also happens to be an enemy of Mr. Darcy. However, as the characters succumb in many ways to pride and prejudice, Lizzie learns that not all is quite as it seems ... and that Mr. Darcy might not be so disagreeable after all
Barack Obama by Coleen Degnan-Veness( Visual )

15 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follow Obama from his early childhood in Hawaii and Indonesia, through his teenage struggles for self-identity, his student days at Columbia University and Harvard Law School, and his political career in Chicago. Go behind the scenes of Obama's extraordinarily successful presidential campaign and his journey to the 2008 Democratic Convention, and finally his election as president
America : the story of us( Visual )

11 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 1,637 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A riveting adventure of how America was invented. 'America the story of us' focuses on the people, ideas and events that built our nation, covering 400 years of American history in the most extensive and in-depth television series ever produced by History. Sharing their thoughts on the building of America, and what it means to be an American, are a world-class group of individuals including Tom Brokaw, Michael Douglas, Meryl Streep, Buzz Aldrin, Colin Powell, Donald Trump, John Legend, Melissa Etheridge, Brian Williams and more"--Container
Desperate crossing : the untold story of the Mayflower( Visual )

12 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From their self-imposed exile in Holland to their perilous crossing of the Atlantic, to their first year in the new world, Desperate Crossing is the definitive story of how the Pilgrims came to live and prosper in an unfamiliar land
Emma by Jane Austen( Visual )

11 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and held by 1,608 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Emma is the story of a rich, clever and beautiful young woman who can't resist orchestrating other people's love lives. As her romantic plans go ridiculously wrong, however, it's Emma herself who risks missing out on her perfect match!"--Container
Northanger Abbey by Jane Austen( Visual )

23 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and held by 1,603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Catherine Morland, innocent and fresh from the country, enters into the depraved society of Bath with dreams and fantasies sparked by her love of gothic romance novels. When she meets the dashing Henry Tilney, she has difficulty distingushing fact from fiction
The French Revolution( Visual )

12 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 1,513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"'The French Revolution' is a ... documentary that encapsulates this heady (and often headless) period in Western civilization. With dramatic reenactments, paintings from the era, and revealing accounts from journals and expert historians, 'The French Revolution' vividly unfurls in a maelstrom of violence. King Louis XVI, Marie Antoinette, Maximilien Robespierre, and Napoleon Bonaparte lead a cast of thousands ..."--Container
The great Gatsby by Robert Markowitz( Visual )

14 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On Long Island in the early 1920s the mysterious Jay Gatsby tries to rekindle his romance with Daisy, a young woman who has married another man, the wealthy and cruel Tom Buchanan
Biography( )

in English and held by 1,359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A performance of Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Visual )

4 editions published between 1985 and 2004 in English and held by 1,260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 1979 videotaped version of Trevor Nunn's Royal Shakespeare Company of Macbeth in which Lady Macbeth, after a trio of witches prophesy Macbeth's ascension to the throne, pushes her husband into a murderous spree. But once crowned king of Scotland, Macbeth sees ghastly visions, fueled by guilt and a new prophecy, that ensure his ultimate downfall
Jane Eyre by Robert Young( Visual )

11 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 1,180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jane Eyre, a mistreated orphan, learns to survive by relying on her independence and intelligence. Based on the novel of the same title by Charlotte Bronte
Life after people( Visual )

9 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What will the world be like when mankind is extinct? The pyramids may stand forever, but the cities will disappear. Our greatest masterpieces will fade and crumble. As global warming and the depletion of natural resources become ever more pressing issues it is critical to consider how we can reduce our impact on the planet. Journey to locations around the globe already going through the processes of a lack of human intervention. See the changes wrought in just decades in ghostly settlements like Chernobyl, which was abandoned since only 1986, and island towns off the coast of Maine. How long would it take before the last remnants of mankind completely disappeared?
The men who built America by Patrick Reams( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vanderbilt, Rockefeller, Carnegie, Morgan, Ford, the Men Who Built America. Meet the titans who forged the foundation of modern America and created the American Dream. The mini-series shines a spotlight on the influential builders, dreamers and believers whose feats transformed the United States, a nation decaying from the inside after the Civil War, into the greatest economic and technological superpower the world had ever seen
Shackleton by Kenneth Branagh( Visual )

30 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and held by 1,133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ernest Shackleton put out an ad requesting: Men wanted for hazardous journey. Small wages. Bitter cold. Long months of complete darkness. Constant danger. Safe return doubtful. Honor and recognition in case of success. The 27 men who joined his expedition found that Shackleton was true to his word. This is the true story of their extraordinary ordeal, and the death-defying, 800-mile journey in an open boat across the world₂s worst seas that made their rescue possible
Pride and prejudice, or, First impressions by Simon Langton( Visual )

43 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The arrival of the wealthy Mr Darcy in the neighbourhood causes great excitement within the Bennet family. One of her five daughters, Mrs Bennet feels, is sure to capture the heart of the wealthy young aristocrat. That fate befalls the spirited Elizabeth. Judging him on first impressions and the malicious gossip of friends, she rejects his advances. However, as she busies herself with the stormy romances and scandal of her sisters, she once again finds herself in his company. Gradually her opinions of this proud young man begin to change ..."--Container label
Tess of the d'Urbervilles by Thomas Hardy( Visual )

15 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,077 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tess Durbeyfield is a luminous beauty who is violated by one man and forsaken by another, but she refuses to remain a victim. Her struggle to endure despite the abandonment of her true love, and despite her desperate attempt to attain happiness, propels Tess toward a tragic end
Christianity : the first two thousand years by A. & E. Television( Visual )

16 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,066 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tracks the evolution of the Christian faith from the Crucifixion to the Crusades and from the Reformation to the sweeping changes of Vatican II. Draws on ancient texts, the Scriptures, commentary from renowned scholars, and visits to historic sites to chronicle the events and personalities that shaped the history of Christianity
Salem witch trials by Discovery Channel( Visual )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 1,064 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the truth about the infamous trials where 20 were killed but none were burned at the stake
Roots( Visual )

4 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,060 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The gripping story is told through four generations, from the capture of Kunta Kinte in Africa to his transport to Colonial America in brutal conditions through successive generations fighting to win their freedom in the Civil War
 
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