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Alan Ett Music Group (Musical group)

Overview
Works: 13 works in 14 publications in 1 language and 100 library holdings
Genres: Documentary television programs  Documentary films  Biography  Internet videos  Nonfiction films  Nonfiction television programs  History  Educational films  Science television programs  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Classifications: PN1997, 791.43028092
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Most widely held works by Alan Ett Music Group (Musical group)
Oil tankers( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They are the biggest moving objects ever built by man. Oil tankers dominate the seas, both in size and in numbers. Oil tankers keep busy delivering the 76 million barrels of oil the world consumes every day. From the days when the United States exported oil to the after-effects of the Exxon Valdez spill. Through dramatic footage, interviews with industry executives and an all-access tour of a state-of-the-art ship, get the ultimate look at some of the most impressive vessels ever built
Johnny Depp by Divers( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A master of reinvention, Johnny Depp consistently surprises audiences with his film choices and offbeat character portrayals. Yet he came to acting only after he arrived in Hollywood and his musical career failed. His many different movies has proved that he can tackle any role with ease and aplomb. But before he could become a true star, he had to shake off Hollywood's penchant for pigeonholing its performers. Examine his professional and personal journeys. From dropping out of high school at age 16 to his marriage to the French singer Vanessa Paradis
Modern Marvels( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Delve into complex and often-tragic failures that have shaped our world. Five dramatic events unfold: the 1987 failure of New York's Schoharie Creek Bridge; the 1996 partial destruction of the Riverwalk Marketplace in New Orleans by a runaway freighter; the roof collapse at the Rosemont Horizon Arena in Illinois in 1979; the deadliest grain-dust explosion on record; and the crash of the British R101 airship in the 1920s
Modern marvels( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Successes are impressive, but failures often contribute more to our knowledge. Nowhere is this more evident than in engineering, where a simple miscalculation can prove disastrous. Examines the following five events: a deadly explosion in Cleveland that killed 128 people in 1944; the collapse of a skywalk that killed 114 people at a Kansas city dance competition; the riveting collapse of a San Francisco mansion into a massive sinkhole; the 1931 Yangtze River floods that killed 145,000 people; and the "miracle mineral" that turned out to be an invisible killer
Bernie Mac( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

He decided to become a comic after seeing Bill Cosby perform on the Ed Sullivan Show when he was four. Bernie Mac continues to perform his raucous nightclub act and has appeared in some of today's hottest films. From his troubled childhood to the domestic crisis that helped propel him to comic stardom. Go behind the scenes with one of today's most successful entertainers. Reveals details of his personal struggles and professional triumphs. This illuminating portrait features a host of clips from his show and standup appearances and interviews with his friends, family and co-stars
World War I tech( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

World War One epitomized the dark underbelly of the industrial revolution. The technological achievements that had streamlined 19th century production, improved transportation and expanded science were put to use and efficiently decimated an entire generation of soldiers during the early 20th century. Some of the technology discussed includes - the first bombing airplanes; the earliest tanks; submarines; and the first large-scale use of chemical weapons. All these and more were introduced in the "Great War," and the after-effects are still being felt today
David Cassidy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

He was one of the most sought-after teen celebrities of all time. By 25, he was exhausted and retired. In the late '60s and early '70s, David Cassidy was a true phenomenon. He was one of TV's biggest stars, and his first recording, "I Think I Love You", was the top-selling record of 1970. When David's television sit-com 'The Partridge Family' was cancelled, his time at the top came to an abrupt end. And David talks at length about his life away from the spotlight and how he reclaimed his career after over a decade away from the stage
Modern marvels( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They are the biggest moving objects ever built by man. Oil tankers dominate the seas, both in size and in numbers. Oil tankers keep busy delivering the 76 million barrels of oil the world consumes every day. From the days when the United States exported oil to the after-effects of the Exxon Valdez spill. Through dramatic footage, interviews with industry executives and an all-access tour of a state-of-the-art ship, get the ultimate look at some of the most impressive vessels ever built
Modern marvels( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Japan has dreamed for centuries of linking its many islands. Delayed for decades, it was finally realized when the Akashi-Kaikyo Bridge was opened to traffic. The longest single-span suspension bridge on earth, the Akashi-Kaikyo Bridge is beautiful as well. From the initial sketches to the opening festivities, includes profiles of the people who finally accomplished what their nation had dreamed of for so long. Get a behind-the-scenes view of this marvel of architectonics and watch as its revolutionary design passes the ultimate test - weathering the massive shocks of the Kobe earthquake
Steve McQueen : the man & Le Mans by Steve McQueen( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A portrait of the legendary actor whose rebel persona made him one of the biggest movie stars of the 1960s and 1970s. Get fresh insights into the life of the performer who was adored by millions but understood by only a few. Features rare footage, never-seen-before home movies, and the recollections of Steve McQueen's closest friends and family members
Extreme aircraft( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They are among the most sophisticated and innovative machines ever built. They have flown further, higher and faster than any other planes ever made. Ride through the history of revolutionary aircraft. From the X-1, the first plane to travel faster than the speed of sound, to the X-43 Scramjet, which recently topped mach 7. Experts examine every facet of these historic machines. With extensive features on Cold War icons like the U-2 and SR-71 Blackbird, as well as a visit to Lockheed's famed "skunkworks," this is the ultimate profile of the ultimate flying machines
Police pursuit( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ultimate celebration of outsized equipment returns for a second sweep through a world where size is everything
Will Rogers : an American original( Visual )

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

Will Rogers was born in 1879 in Indian Territory to parents who both had Cherokee blood. He learned to ride before he could read, and started performing in Wild West shows abroad after leaving school. Follows his rise from foreign exhibitions to vaudeville entertainer to silver-screen giant through a wealth of old photos, footage and interviews. But his skills were not limited to performance, Will was an accomplished writer and became a widely-read syndicated columnist and a voice of discontent with the government after the stock market crash. But he was quieted forever in 1935 when his plane crashed during a tour of Alaska
 
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English (14)