WorldCat Identities

VanDerKloot, William

Overview
Works: 62 works in 123 publications in 1 language and 2,545 library holdings
Genres: Children's films  Juvenile works  Educational films  Nonfiction films  Documentary films  History  Documentary television programs  Historical television programs  War television programs  Historical films 
Roles: Director, Author, Other, Restager
Classifications: TL795.515, 629.441
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by William VanDerKloot
The big train trip( Visual )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Viewers travel across the continent on the trans-Canadian railway, from Toronto to Vancouver, winding through the Rocky Mountains in a dome car and riding in the locomotive with the engineer. Also shows how locomotives are built, and the workings of the giant computer centers that follow the train throughout its entire trip
The big aircraft carrier( Visual )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

See a giant aircraft carrier in action! Watch supersonic fighter jets take off and land! Discover how a carrier works, visit the control tower, bridge, kitchens, hangar deck, and more
The new big plane trip( Visual )

3 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A live-action video adventure that will take young audiences on an exciting journey from Atlanta to London in a Delta Air Lines jet
The big auto plant( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Children will learn how an engine works, and see all the thousands of parts that go into a new car
The big Christmas tree( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of the Rockefeller Center Christmas tree and tree-lighting celebration, with footage of a tree being transported by helicopter to New York City, where it is decorated with over 26,000 lights. Also includes a man with 14 Christmas trees and over 20,000 ornaments and a visit to a Christmas tree farm
The big park : Yellowstone National Park( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explore the great outdoors at Yellowstone, America's first national park. See bison, elk, wolves, big horn sheep, coyotes and grizzly bears in their natural habitat. Watch smoke jumpers fight fires and see helicopter rescue training. Discover the source of the "Old Faithful" geyser. Learn about nature and ecology from Yellowstone Parks rangers
The big plane trip( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Experience what it's like to fly on a big plane. Fly with the pilots in the cockpit of a international airliner on a flight from the USA to Switzerland. Learn how an airplane works
The big space shuttle by VanDerKloot Film & Television ; Little Mammoth Media( Visual )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blast off with the astronauts of the Space Shuttle on a real mission. Experience what it's like to work and live in outer space. Learn all about the space program. Visit the launch pad, the rockets, astronaut training, and Mission Control. Discover what scientists are learning about our universe and see the world's largest radio telescope
The big newspaper( Visual )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Goes behind the scenes of the newspaper USA today to show how it is published. Includes coverage of the White House, a Little League baseball game and road testing of a new sports car
Flying the secret sky : the story of the Royal Air Force Ferry Command( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of passionate risk-taking, of young men braving dangerous flights in primitive aircraft. These "cowboys of the air" are forgotten heroes of the war, who flew without guns and embodied an improvisational spirit that was key to Allied victory. Their story includes the American civilian chosen to fly Winston Churchill to secret wartime meetings during the darkest days of WW II. A story the world never known, until now.--WGBH
The big hotel( Visual )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Visit the famous Banff Springs Hotel in the Canadian Rockies. Learn how a staff of over 2000 people work together to make a big hotel work
The big zoo( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Travel to the Baltimore Zoo and see lions, tigers, rhinos, emus, snakes, bats, otters, goats, giraffes, hippos, porcupines, lizards, turtles, sitatungas, monkeys, penguins, bears, and prairie dogs. Learn why zebras have stripes and why flamingoes are pink. Experience feeding day at the Reptile House, visit the Zoo Hospital and meet all the people who make the Big Zoo work. An educational guide through the zoo. See why zebras have stripes and flamingos are pink, and more. Learn about the importance of zoos and conservation
The big aquarium by VanDerKloot Film & Television.; Little Mammoth Media (Firm); Silver & Ballard NZ( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Visit the Tennessee Aquarium in Chattanooga, the world's largest freshwater aquarium. See fish and animals from around the world. Go behind the scenes to the control center and research lab, and meet the veterinarian
The lessons of war : the experiences of seven future leaders in the First World War by William VanDerKloot( Book )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the experiences of seven future national leaders during the First World War and illustrates how these experiences formed them into the men remembered today
The big freeze( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A frozen adventure where artists carve ice and snow into amazing shapes -- some are more than 60 feet high! Join skaters on the world's largest skating rink, and see how they make ice cream at Ben & Jerry's! Learn about glaciers and how they form and grow and melt. Ride on a giant ice explorer, and see why huge icebergs act like the ice cubes in your drink! Travel around the world, from Sapporo, Japan for the annual Snow Festival, to Canada's Columbia Ice Fields, to the frozen Great Lakes on a US Coast Guard icebreaker
The big airshow( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Visit the largest air show in the world, The Oshkosh Air Show. Almost one million people and over 14,000 airplanes make this a fantastic experience. See passenger planes like the Concorde and old planes like a B-17. See some of the world's top aerobatic pilots as they go through some incredible feats of flying
Cumberland : island in time( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cumberland Island has been a haven for pirates, prisoners and Presidents. It was home to Nathaniel Greene and the wealthy Carnegie family. It has endured raging storms, developers, and a Kennedy wedding. Today it is home to wild horses, armadillos, loggerhead turtles and a few hardy individuals. Go back in time and experience the rich history of this unique and wild place -- from the island's beginnings to its establishment as a National Seashore. The film features rare, never-before-seen family home movies and photographs. It also includes footage shot over a four-year period that shows Cumberland in its wild and untamed splendor
WWII : top secret missions( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Red, white, black & blue: Bill Jones and Andy Petrus fought 3,000 Japanese in a secret Alaskan invasion during World War II. Now 60 years later, these two forgotten heroes embark on a journey back to the remote Aleutian island of Attu, where they relive the brutal 19-day battle
Conversations at The Carter Center : coping with the stigma of mental illness( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Panel discussion before an audience. Part of a campaign by The Carter Center Mental Health Task Force and Program to reduce the historic stigma and discrimination against people with mental illness. Features author Kathy Cronkite and Rod Steiger sharing their personal experiences of coping with depression and suicidal thoughts. Former First Lady Rosalynn Carter stresses the need for public education to combat prejudice against the mentally ill. Presenters take questions from the audience and talk about the stigma of mental illness
Readings in behavior by William VanDerKloot( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The lessons of war : the experiences of seven future leaders in the First World War
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WWII : top secret missions
Alternative Names
Kloot, William Van der

Van Der Kloot, William

Languages
English (74)