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Arts and Entertainment Network

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Works: 10,694 works in 16,862 publications in 3 languages and 485,173 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Biography  Naval history  Fiction  Television programs  Television plays  Love stories  Television adaptations 
Roles: Producer, Production personnel, Publisher, Distributor
Classifications: PR4034, 791.4372
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The great Gatsby by Jack Clayton ( Visual )
23 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and Chinese and held by 3,558 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 )
37 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 2,651 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
Emma by Jane Austen ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 1,768 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
Barack Obama ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 1,730 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The democratic political star during the Democratic National Convention in 2004, and now a possible front runner for the candidacy for the President of the United States, in many ways, his story is a unique American tale of the 21st century. Biography travels from Obama's childhood in Honolulu and Indonesia, to his formative years at Columbia University and Harvard Law School, all the way to his current status as a leading political figure
Northanger Abbey by Jane Austen ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1987 and 2010 in English and held by 1,718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 18th century Bath, a girl bursting with freshness and passion for macabre Gothic novels experiences intrigue, adventure, and romance, especially when the romantic Henry Tilney invites her to his ancestral home
America the story of us ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,490 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
20th century with Mike Wallace chemical and biological weapons ( Visual )
61 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 1,427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes history of chemical and biological weapons
Desperate crossing the untold story of the Mayflower ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 1,315 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
Jane Eyre by Robert Young ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 1,309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jane Eyre, a mistreated orphan, learns to survive by relying on her independence and intelligence
The French Revolution ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 1,308 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
Jane Austen's Pride and prejudice ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and held by 1,302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Pride and prejudice is the story of lively and rebellious Elizabeth Bennet, one of five unmarried daughters living in the countryside of 19th century England. In a world where obtaining an advantageous marriage is a woman's sole occupation, Elizabeth's independent manner threatens her family's future. Will her romantic sparring with the mysterious and arrogant Darcy end in misfortune-- or will love's true nature prevail?"--Container
Horatio Hornblower the new adventures ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 1,280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Loyalty: Peacetime (1807) Hornblower forced to make a living at the gaming tables and caught up in a budding romance with his landlady's daughter, Maria. Hornblower goes on a reconnaissance mission that uncovers French perfidy, leading to renewed war. Complications arise when he is betrayed and temporarily imprisoned. Hornblower and Maria get married. Duty: Admiral Pellew's sends Hornblower off in search of his old mate Bracegirdle, whose sloop Grasshopper has gone missing under mysterious circumstances
Civil War journal the commanders ( Visual )
26 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Through diaries, photographs and re-enactments, these four episodes take the viewer into the personal lives of these Civil War generals
Crusades ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in English and held by 1,192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Crusades began as a holy mission to liberate Jerusalem and became the largest mass migration in European history. When they ended 200 years later, the Crusades had created a mythology of knights and chivalry, and left a legacy of distrust between East and West that continues to shape our world today
Tess of the d'Urbervilles by Thomas Hardy ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 1,183 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
Life after people ( Visual )
6 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Limited public performance rights
Shackleton by Charles Sturridge ( Visual )
19 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and held by 1,129 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
Inside Islam ( Visual )
6 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 1,097 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It is the second largest religion in the world. Its name is derived from the word for peace, yet to many Westerners, it is synonymous with violence and terror. Widely practiced and equally widely misunderstood, Islam is a religion that has been at the heart of human experience for well over a thousand years. In the world after September 11th, it is especially critical to understand the origins and practice of Islam, and its role in the world today. This balanced, objective introduction to the great faith traces its roots back to the Hebrew Bible and explains the main tenets of Islam: the Five Pillars that all Muslims must adhere to. Discover what the Qur'an has to say about war, violence and suicide, and see how these words have been co-opted by extremists. Running time 93 minutes, with commentary from September 2001 for 9 minutes after
The presidents the lives and legacies of the 43 leaders of the United States ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1,092 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The lives and legacies of the 43 leaders of the United States. Based on the book To the Best of My Ability, The Presidents features insight from journalists, scholars, and politicians, as well as rare and unseen photographs and footage
Frederick Douglass by Scott Paddor ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and held by 1,064 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the life of this ex-slave, abolitionist and his role during the Civil War
 
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