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Australia, 2, Australia Will Be There
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produced by Richard Taylor, in Australia, 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1987, originally published 1987), 55 mins
Five distinguished Australians present colourful and entertaining views on different aspects of their country. Thomas Keneally (author of Schindler's Ark) covers the early days; historian Patsy Adam-Smith looks at the birth of nationhood during and after the world wars; leading arts figure Philip Adams examines th...
produced by Richard Taylor, in Australia, 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1987, originally published 1987), 55 mins
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Biography, Rasputin: The Mad Monk
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produced by Thomas Fuchs, in Biography (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1997, originally published 1997), 45 mins
Examine the sensational legend and amazing truth of the monk whose pervasive influence over the Russian royal family helped bring about the October Revolution.
produced by Thomas Fuchs, in Biography (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1997, originally published 1997), 45 mins
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Blast
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directed by Murray Grigor, 1939-; produced by Viz (Production company) (England: Arts Council England, 1975), 23 mins
The history of the British Vorticist movement, founded in 1914 and destroyed by the First World War about three years later.
directed by Murray Grigor, 1939-; produced by Viz (Production company) (England: Arts Council England, 1975), 23 mins
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Century of Flight, 19, High Above the Trenches
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directed by Jonathan Martin, fl. 1990-2010; produced by Jonathan Martin, fl. 1990-2010, in Century of Flight, 19 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1997, originally published 1997), 53 mins
How the aeroplane went to war, with the development of the combat aircraft from the unarmed reconnaissance types to specialised fighters. The includes simulated air combat by replica fighters in colour, reviews the part played by aircraft in the early part of World War I including the coming of the Fighting Scout....
directed by Jonathan Martin, fl. 1990-2010; produced by Jonathan Martin, fl. 1990-2010, in Century of Flight, 19 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1997, originally published 1997), 53 mins
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Churchill: Winning the War, Losing the Peace
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directed by Christopher Spencer, fl. 1989; produced by Christopher Spencer, fl. 1989, Oxford Film and Television (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2015), 51 mins
The 26 July 1945 has gone down as one of the greatest shocks in British electoral history. Triumphant wartime leader Winston Churchill and the Conservative party were heavily defeated. The Labour opposition, which had never before won a majority of parliamentary seats, was elected on a landslide. It was a stunning...
directed by Christopher Spencer, fl. 1989; produced by Christopher Spencer, fl. 1989, Oxford Film and Television (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2015), 51 mins
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Copy from Court's letter from Leslie
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written by Leslie Finniss, in Borrow Collection, of Flinders University. Library. Special Collections , 1 page(s)
Handwritten copy of part of letter from Leslie Finniss, serving in France
written by Leslie Finniss, in Borrow Collection, of Flinders University. Library. Special Collections , 1 page(s)
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Copy of Leslie's letter to his mother, Alice Finniss, dated Somewhere in France
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written by Leslie Finniss, in Borrow Collection, of Flinders University. Library. Special Collections (12 May 1917) , 6 page(s)
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Extraordinary Women, 2, Coco Chanel
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directed by Johanna Gibbon, fl. 2002-2016; produced by Johanna Gibbon, fl. 2002-2016, WMR Productions and British Broadcasting Corporation, in Extraordinary Women, 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2011), 49 mins
She was an illegitimate child, born into a poorhouse and abandoned in an orphanage, but Coco Chanel rose from unimaginable poverty to create the most iconic fashion brand of the 20th century, The House of Chanel. With steely ambition, Coco Chanel took advantage of wealthy lovers, rose to the top in a male-dominat...
directed by Johanna Gibbon, fl. 2002-2016; produced by Johanna Gibbon, fl. 2002-2016, WMR Productions and British Broadcasting Corporation, in Extraordinary Women, 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2011), 49 mins
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Germany
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produced by National Geographic (District of Columbia: National Geographic, 2013), 5 mins
The most populous country in Europe next to Russia, Germany has been known as a country of leading industries and rich cultural heritage. Located in Central Europe, it houses manufacturing, port cities, and other industries as well as agrarian culture and historical architecture. Many innovative ideas arose from G...
produced by National Geographic (District of Columbia: National Geographic, 2013), 5 mins
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Lost in Flanders
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directed by Geoff Burton, 1946- (Canberra, Australian Capital Territory: Australia. National Film and Sound Archive, 2009), 53 mins
Ninety years after the last shots were fired, two young Australian historians embark on an emotional journey to the battlefields of the First World War on the infamous Western Front. History teacher Michael Molkentin joins battlefield historian Mat McLachlan in an exploration of the Australian soldiers’ wartime...
directed by Geoff Burton, 1946- (Canberra, Australian Capital Territory: Australia. National Film and Sound Archive, 2009), 53 mins
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