WorldCat Identities

Dooley, John

Overview
Works: 66 works in 83 publications in 2 languages and 360 library holdings
Genres: History  Nonfiction films  Historical films  Documentary films  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs 
Roles: Director, Author, Author of screenplay
Classifications: CB359, 909.8
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about John Dooley
 
Most widely held works by John Dooley
The Renaissance, Reformation, and beyond( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Italian Renaissance's contributions to revolutions in architecture, art, religion, commerce, politics, and navigation are discussed in this program. The Signoria Tower, Ghiberti's Baptistry doors, and Giotto's Bell Tower exemplify innovative ideas in architecture and art; Martin Luther and John Calvin apply similar revolutionary thinking to religion; Portuguese seafarers boldly set out to discover a route to India, while Christopher Columbus, setting his sights westward, discovers the New World"--Container
The Demise of Western communism( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... discusses Western democracy's confrontation with, and ultimate defeat of, communism from the end of World War II to the destruction of the Berlin Wall"--Container
The Middle Ages( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program traces the evolution of Europe during the Middle Ages from a group of loosely tied kingdoms to a prosperous community of nations. Topics include the role of the Church, development of the feudal system, the rise of the nobility, the Crusades, formation of the German Hanseatic League, the effects of the plague, the growth of trade guilds, the discovery of printing, the urbanization of the peasantry, and the rise of science
The Renaissance, Reformation, and beyond : towards a modern Europe( Visual )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Italian renaissance's contributions to revolutions in architecture, art, religion, commerce, politics, and navigation are discussed in this program." [From container]
The Beginnings: the Greeks and Romans( Visual )

4 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This program traces Greek civilization from the Minoans to the city-states dominated by Athens ... the rise of the Roman empire ... [and]the invasion of the Visogoths." [From container]
The Flying Scotsman in Australia( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features one of the worlds greatest steam locomotives during its never to be repeated visit to Australia. Shows the locomotive in the U.S.A. and England as well as footage of it being loaded and unloaded for its visit to Australia
The beginnings : the Greeks and the Romans( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program traces Greek civilization from the Minoans to the city-states dominated by Athens. The Trojan War, Marathon, Thermopylae, and Salamis are discussed as major historical turning points. The rise of the Roman Empire and its 500-year dominance of Europe and the Mediterranean are attributed to its engineering and architectural expertise and military prowess. Emperor Diocletian, Constantine, and the invasion of the Visigoths are discussed in relationship to the 5th century downfall of the Empire
Revelation by Ray Robbins( Visual )

3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of the rise of the Christian Church, beginning in Jerusalem and tracing the appearance and development of Paul's church within Europe
Bioinformatics : a review of current and future applications in the food industry by John Dooley( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of Islam : the coming of the prophet( Visual )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Begins with a look at the Arabian peninsula where Judaism, Christianity and Islam all had their beginnings, and at the city of Jerusalem, so important to all three religions. Starting in the sixth century AD with the life of the prophet Mohammed, it traces two centuries of the development of Islam as an empire
Story of Islam : the flowering of Islam( Visual )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the medieval Islamic empire of the 7th and 8th centuries, which was the largest empire in the world. Shows things developed then are that are still common in the Islamic world today, such as mosques & their architecture
Story of Islam( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history of Islam from its beginnings to today
The Romans( Visual )

2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the origins, growth, and collapse of the Roman Empire, using animated maps, artwork and live footage
La Vallée de la Loire = The Loire Valley( Visual )

1 edition published in 1986 in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Description and exploration of the Loire Valley featuring the countryside and wine production
Faces of Sweden( Visual )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines modern Sweden, including crafts, leisure activities, the life of a traditional village and the home of an aristocrat
Story of Islam : the coming of the prophet( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This story of the beginnings of Islam provides a background for understanding today's events
The heritage of Islam( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video in the Story of Islam Series chronicles the gradual breakdown of the medieval Islamic empire, which had flourished in the Middle East, North Africa and Spain. It then focuses on the legacies of the world of Islam which remain today
The Romans by International Film Bureau( Visual )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

". . . A breathtaking tour of the artwork, ruins, and still-functioning structures which are Rome's legacy. Through these artifacts we come to know Roman farmers, nobles, rulers, soldiers, engineers and slaves. ... Animated maps document the growth and eventual decline of Rome." (from film guide)
Food and wine from France( Visual )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tours various regions of France, showing how the cheeses of these regions are made. Details the processes used in making cheese in the major cities and small towns and shows the animals that provide the milk
The Europeans( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program examines how liberal ideas from the French Revolution fueled the fires of European nationalism, and how extreme nationalistic beliefs led to World War I
 
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Languages
English (34)

French (1)