Most widely held works by Graeme Ferguson
Under the sea ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 845 libraries worldwide
Transports you to some of the most exotic and isolated undersea locations on Earth, including Southern Australia, New Guinea, and others in the Indo-Pacific region and allows you to experience face-to-face encounters with some of the most mysterious and stunning creatures of the sea.
Blue planet an Imax space film ... about earth ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1990 and 2001 in English and held by 551 libraries worldwide
"Blue Planet dramatically reveals the forces affecting the earth's fragile ecological balance : hurricanes, volcanoes, earthquakes and, ultimately, humankind."--Container.
Blue planet ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 510 libraries worldwide
View Earth from space. Orbiting 200 miles above Earth's surface, see familiar landforms: the majestic Himalayas, giant Namib desert sand dunes, jewel-like Caribbean islands. From this unique vantage point see how natural forces - volcanoes, earthquakes and hurricanes - affect our planet, and how a powerful new force - mankind, has begun to alter the face of Earth.
The dream is alive ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in English and held by 444 libraries worldwide
Go into space alongside the astronauts on the space shuttle. Experience working in zero gravity, and eating and sleeping in orbit. Witness the first spacewalk by an American woman, and the capture and repair of a satellite.
Into the deep ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in English and French and held by 366 libraries worldwide
"Close encounters of the oceanic kind."--Container.
Destiny in space ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 338 libraries worldwide
Board a satellite in space to look back upon the shuttle as it orbits the Earth. Be part of the crew, working alongside the astronauts as they deploy and repair the Hubble Space Telescope. Travel millions of miles beyond Earth to soar above the remarkable contours of Venus and Mars.
Deep sea ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 263 libraries worldwide
"Famed oceanic filmaker Howard Hall (Into the Deep) guides this immersive adventure that lets you swim alongside some of the most exotic creatures of the planet"--Container.
Hail Columbia ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1982 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 243 libraries worldwide
Behind the scenes with astronauts John Young and Robert Crippen as they prepare for the voyage of the world's first space shuttle.
Mission to Mir ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 222 libraries worldwide
Shows how American and Russian astronauts train for life aboard the Russian space station Mir and, in film taken by the American astronauts in space, shows how the astronauts live, work, and entertain in a zero-gravity environment. Includes a brief review of the history of manned space flight. Features American astronaut Shannon Lucid.
Three documentaries ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 116 libraries worldwide
Paul Robeson, tribute to an artist is a deeply compassionate work of remembrance for a man who had been all but erased from the history books. This film looks at the career of the twenties and thirties movie star and wondrous baritone, Paul Robeson, cinema's first African-American leading man. The love goddesses details cinema's female sex symbols, featuring clips from famous film stars such as Marlene Dietrich, Lillian Gish, Clara Bow, Greta Garbo, Jean Harlow, Bette Davis, Carol Lombard, Ginger Rogers, Myrna Loy, Mae West, Barbara Stanwyck, Shirley Temple, Lana Turner, Betty Grable, Dorothy Lamour, Rita Hayworth, Elizabeth Taylor, Marilyn Monroe, Sophia Loren, Audrey Hepburn, Brigitte Bardot, Claudette Colbert and others. The film examines the shifting cultural mores that are constantly redefining what we consider alluring as well as what we are allowed to see. The great chase is a rollicking compedium of the greatest hits of silent-cinema chase sequences.
L5 first city in space ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 103 libraries worldwide
"Scientific fact and imagination take wing in this tantalizing glimpse into what life may be like in a 22nd-century space station that 10,000 people call home. Seen largely through the eyes of a young girl, filled with richly detailed computer-generated images and based on data and research from NASA and leading futurists, L5: First City in Space offers proof that truth is better than science fiction"--Container box.
Blue planet The dream is alive ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 66 libraries worldwide
Blue planet: View Earth from space. Orbiting 200 miles above Earth's surface, see familiar landforms: the majestic Himalayas, giant Namib desert sand dunes, jewel-like Caribbean islands. From this unique vantage point see how natural forces - volcanoes, earthquakes and hurricanes - affect our planet, and how a powerful new force - mankind, has begun to alter the face of Earth.
The love goddesses a history of sex in the cinema ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1964 and 1999 in English and held by 61 libraries worldwide
A sixty year treatment of women on the screen reflecting with extraordinary accuracy the customs, manners and mores of the time. What was allowed earlier would curl a censor's hair today. Includes numerous selections from movies ca. 1900-1960.
The legend of Rudolph Valentino ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1986 and 1999 in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
"This documentary covers the career of Valentino from his youth as a failed military academy student to his arrival in Hollywood in 1917 and his emergence in 1921 as American cinema's first great lover. The five years remaining in his life are represented by his work in screen classics from 'The four horsemen of the apocalypse' to 'The eagle' and 'The son of the sheik, ' including surviving outtakes from his films"--Container.
The love goddesses ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1964 and 1999 in English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
"It," the vamp, and the girl-next-door as innocent seductress are among the types portrayed by women in this look at the image and substance of the big-screen sex goddess. The program spans 60 years of screen seduction and sex appeal and the evolution of the public's taste in both those areas.
The IMAX space collection ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Collection of IMAX movies focusing on space exploration.
Best of IMAX space ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Explore space with the astronauts and view Earth as few have seen it.
Space station Mission to Mir ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Space Station: A look at the high-flying laboratory 220 miles above Earth, where today's space heroes develop technologies to make possible future voyages to Mars and provide solutions to earthbound problems.
The Role of women in the movies ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
A history of the treatment of women on the screen. Features sequence from the films of Lillian Gish, Theda Bara, Clara Bow, Gloria Swanson, Jean Harlow, Carole Lombard, Pola Negri, Louise Brooks, Marlene Dietrich, Greta Garbo, and Mae West.
Blue planet ; Destiny in space ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
"Blue Planet reveals the earth to us as only three hundred people have ever seen it: from space ... we can see familiar landforms ... we see how natural forces ... affect our planet ... and how a powerful new force, human beings, have begun to alter the face of the Earth. Blue Planet inspires a renewed appreciation of life on Earth"--Container.
Action and adventure films Algae--Control Astronautics Astronauts Astronomical geography Biography California--Channel Islands Columbia (Spacecraft) Crippen, Robert L Deep-sea ecology Documentary films Earth Earthquakes Ecology Exploration of outer space Feature films Films for the hearing impaired Green turtle Hawaii--Kailua Kona History Hurricanes Interplanetary voyages Island ecology Lucid, Shannon,--1943- Manned space flight Marine animals Marine ecology Mir (Space station) Motion pictures Nature films Nonfiction films Ocean Outer space Photographs--from space Popular works Science films Short films Space flight Space photography Space shuttles Space stations Surgeonfishes Underwater exploration United States Video recordings Video recordings for the hearing impaired Video recordings--for the hearing impaired Volcanoes Women Young, John--1930-