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Watts, Miranda

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Most widely held works by Miranda Watts
Into the great pyramid by John B Bredar( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Viewers travel into the Great Pyramid to witness a remote-control robot penetrating a mysterious shaft and see a Egypt's oldest intact sarcophagus unsealed
Commanding heights : the battle for the world economy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the 20th century, most of the world's nations tried to create prosperity through government control of their economies-from the totalitarian central planning of the communist world to more democratic nations that tried to develop their economies by nationalizing industries and protecting them from foreign competition. But in the 1980s those policies began to fail dramatically, and the fall of the Berlin Wall unleashed an era of dramatic and turbulent worldwide economic reform. This episode tells the story of the downfall of those economies and how new leaders embraced the idea of "shock therapy"--A rapid conversion to free-market capitalism. The program focuses in detail on how reform played out in several countries-Russia, Poland, India, Bolivia, and Chile-as they lived through the upheavals of rapid change, dealing with both the new freedoms and the new dangers of privatization, deregulation, and freewheeling competition
Geisha by Richard O'Connor( Visual )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program captures the geisha mystique while documenting the experiences of two maiko, geisha-in-training. Additional interviews with clients, patrons, and others offer insights into this Japanese culture
Birth : eight women's stories by Nancy Durrell McKenna( Visual )

2 editions published between 1993 and 2002 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This award-winning film will follow eight women giving birth in a variety od circumstances: natural birth at home and in hospial, caesarean, twin, water bath. No attempt is made to promote one method of childbirth in favour of another, and all births are seen as a triumph. The film gives first hand experience of this intimate and exciting moment in life, with commentaries by mothers, partners, mid-wives and obstetricians accompanying their story
Dads : parenting for fathers( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the experience of fatherhood through the eyes of 10 very different men, while demonstrating the changes in their lives that parenthood brings. The program covers pregnancy and preparation, choices on involvement in the birth, bonding with the baby, relationships with partners, changing priorities and ongoing fatherhood
Maila( Visual )

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

Deals with political events in Pakistan: the overthrow of Prime Minister Bhutto in 1979 and General Zia's military regime
Jesus : der Mann aus Galiläa( Visual )

3 editions published in 2003 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Languages
English (7)

German (3)

Urdu (1)