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British Broadcasting Corporation

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Works: 1,896 works in 3,508 publications in 1 language and 69,798 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Biography  Dictionaries  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fiction  Television programs  Science fiction television programs  Salsa (Music)  Juvenile works 
Roles: Producer, Production personnel, Editor, Other, Publisher, Correspondent
Classifications: CB68, 791.4575
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The planets by David McNab ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 918 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reveals a story of personal achievement and technological triumph, seen through the eyes of dozens of leading authorities on the leading edge of planetary exploration and on both sides of the high-stakes Cold War race into space. From our first glimpse of the dark side of the moon to the first high-risk dash through the rings of Saturn; from the search for extraterrestrial life to humanity's possible future on alien worlds, it's an epic journey of cosmic discovery, amazement and adventure
Building the Great Pyramid by Kevin Jackson ( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 910 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells how the great pyramid was constructed including design, history, and societal conditions
Sister Wendy's story of painting by Wendy Beckett ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 812 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sister Wendy Beckett travels throughout the world to explore paintings from cave drawings, through the Renaissance, and all the way to New Yorks's Soho scene
Doctor Who ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 807 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
London shop assistant Rose Tyler embarks on adventures through time and space with a mysterious alien known as "The Doctor," encountering strange lifeforms and protecting the Earth from alien invaders
Doctor Who ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The regenerated Doctor (David Tennant) travels through time and space with his companion Rose Tyler encountering strange lifeforms and protecting the Earth from alien invaders. This season is filled with more thrills, more laughs, more heartbreak and some terrifying new aliens and old acquaintances
Civilisation: a personal view by Kenneth Clark ( Book )
12 editions published between 1969 and 1987 in English and held by 784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Historical and cultural synthesis of Western man's art, his buildings, books, and great individuals. Prepared for the author's television series, "Civilization."
Sister Wendy the complete collection ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Art critic Sister Wendy Beckett visits some of Europe's greatest museums and galleries, as well as the chapel of King's College at Cambridge University, to give us her insights into many famous works of art
Shark ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dives into the murky world of one of the most misunderstood of all creatures. Explores the workings of this perfect killing machine, why they might attack, and how they have evolved over 400 million years
Doctor Who ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Doctor and Donna Noble travel back to Pompeii in AD 79 on the eve of the infamous eruption, investigate a series of grisly murders with the help of Agatha Christie, journey to the homeworld of the sinister Ood, face an old enemy of the Doctor's, and more
BBC pronouncing dictionary of British names: with an appendix of Channel Islands names by British Broadcasting Corporation ( Book )
7 editions published between 1971 and 1979 in English and held by 705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Doctor Who by Matt Smith ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After his explosive regeneration, the Eleventh Doctor awakes to discover his TARDIS is about to crash. After falling from the sky, he pulls himself out of the wreckage to come face-to-face with young Amy Pond. The Doctor promises to take Amy to the stars. But first they must divert an alien plot that could destroy the Earth. The Doctor makes good his promise, and Amy boards the regenerated TARDIS, ready to take to the stars on a series of wild adventures that will change her life
Latin music USA ( Visual )
6 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 672 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Latin music USA highlights the great American music created by Latinos, and celebrates the Latin rhythms at the heart of jazz, rock, country, and rhythm and blues. It's a fresh take on American musical history, reaching across five decades to portray the rich mix of sounds created by Latinos and embraced by all
Doctor Who ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Doctor partners up with Martha Jones and embark on adventures through time and space, encountering strange lifeforms and protecting the Earth from invaders
Dogs decoded understanding the human-dog relationship ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dogs have been domesticated for longer than any other animal on the planet, and humans have developed a unique relationship with these furry friends. New research is revealing what dog lovers have suspected all along, that dogs have an uncanny ability to read and respond to human emotions. How did this incredible relationship between humans and dogs come to be? And how can dogs, so closely related to fearsome wild wolves, behave so differently? It's all in the genes
BBC pronouncing dictionary of British names by British Broadcasting Corporation ( Book )
11 editions published between 1971 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The royal wedding William & Catherine ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This keepsake will capture all the pomp and pageantry of the historic occasion like no other memento. Includes Kate's arrival at Westminster Abbey, the full ceremony, the carriage procession, and the traditional balcony appearance at Buckingham Palace, plus highlights from the official BBC pre- and post-wedding coverage
Shark by Mark Carwardine ( Book )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Description of the origins, ancestors and diversity of shark species worldwide. Also covers biology and reproduction, shark attacks, conservation efforts and how and where to swim with sharks. A richly illustrated reference. Sharks are awe-inspiring, beautiful, mysterious and frightening. However perceived, they never fail to excite and impress. They predate the dinosaurs and have ruled the seas for 400 million years. Shark presents the facts and explores the fallacies about these nearly perfectly adapted fish, from their prehistoric beginning to their struggle for survival today.The book covers:- Their origins and ancestors- Diversity of the species- Shark behavior and physiology- Research projects- Face-to-face encounters- Conservation efforts. A detailed chapter on shark attacks explains where, when and why attacks occur. The book also describes the different types of attacks -- hit-and-run, bump-and-bite and sneak attacks -- and provides useful tips for not becoming a statistic. Engagingly written and illustrated with stunning photographs, Shark combines the latest scientific findings and celebrates the mystery and diversity of a remarkable species
Doctor Who ( Visual )
6 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Join the Doctor, his companions Amy and Rory (aka the Ponds) and numerous friends on their latest escapades through space and time where they puzzle an unexpected invasion of Earth, save a spaceship full of dinosaurs, don Stetsons in a Wild West adventure and are even kidnapped by the Doctor's oldest foe. The explosive series concludes with Amy and Rory's heart-breaking farewell and race against time through the streets of Manhattan
Windsor Castle a royal year ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For the first time, cameras were allowed inside Windsor Castle to chronicle a year in the life of the world's oldest working castle. Located west of London, Windsor is the Queen's favorite home and the place from which the Royal Family takes its name
Wonders of the solar system by Brian Cox ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores some of the most amazing features of our very own solar system, how the forces of nature carved out beauty and order from the chaos of space, how our home planet doesn't sit in magnificent isolation but is intimately connected with the rest of the solar system, and how these connections have created the haven we call Earth
 
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Alternative Names
B.B.C.
BBC.
BBC Enterprises London
BBC (GB)
British Broadcasting Corporation. Home Service
Broadcasting Corporation London
Brytyjska Korporacja Nadawcza.
Brytyjska Korporacja Radiofoniczna.
Great Britain. British Broadcasting Corporation
Hayʼat al-Idhāʻah al-Barīṭānīyah
Lielbritānija. British Broadcasting Corporation
Radio Londres
Radio Nacional de Londres
Velká Británie. British Broadcasting Corporation
Ying-kuo kuang po kung ssu
Yingguo guang bo gong si
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English (168)
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