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Author Williams, Merran

Title The greats / by Merran Williams, Andrew Thomson and John Stanton
Published Geelong, Australia : World Wide Entertainment, 2007

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Description 1 online resource (577 min.)
Series World history in video.
Contents Episode 1. Wright brothers ; Jane Fonda ; Albert Einstein ; Queen Elizabeth II ; Martin Luther King Jr. -- Episode 2. Babe Ruth ; Oprah Winfrey ; Ernest Shakleton ; Barbra Streisand ; Queen Elizabeth II (part II) -- Episode 3. Muhammad Ali ; Indira Gandhi ; Alfred Hitchcock ; Elizabeth Taylor ; Nelson Mandela -- Episode 4. Dame Nellie Melba ; Pablo Picasso ; Richard Branson ; Marilyn Monroe ; Nelson Mandela (part II)-- Episode 5. Rupert Murdoch ; The Beatles ; Simone de Beauvior ; Margaret Thatcher ; Marilyn Monroe (part II) -- Episode 6. Salvador Dali ; Dolly Patron ; Jesse Owens ; Humphrey Bogart ; Margaret Thatcher (part II) -- Episode 7. Anita Roddick ; Charlie Chaplin ; Vivienne Westwood ; Abdel Nasser ; Neil Armstrong -- Episode 8. Amelia Earhart ; George Lucas ; Annika Sörenstam ; Grace Kelly ; Abdel Nassar (part II) -- Episode 9. Vivien Leigh ; Jack Dempsey ; Anne Frank ; Princess Diana ; Jimmy Carter -- Episode 10. Aung San Suu Kyi ; Danny Kaye ; Martina Navratilova ; George Bernard Shaw ; Princess Diana -- Episode 11. Firgure Skating champions ; Guglielmo Marconi ; Audrey Hepburn ; Sir Winston Churchill ; George Bernard Shaw (part II) -- Episode 12. Mother Teresa ; Manolo Blahnik ; Dame Vera Lyn ; Edmund Hillary ; Sir Winston Churchill (part II) -- Episode 13. Rudyard Kipling ; Judy Garland ; Michael Schumacher ; John F. Kennedy ; Luciano Pavarotti -- Episode 14. Edith Piaf ; Tiger Woods ; Eleanor Roosevelt ; Walt Disney ; John F. Kennedy Jr. (part II) -- Episode 15. Diane Keaton ; Pelé ; Frida Kahlo ; Mikhail Gorbachev ; Thomas Edison -- Episode 16. Marie Curie ; Sophia Loren ; Robert Goddard ; Arthur Miller ; Mikhail Gorbachev (part II) -- Episode 17. Golda Mier ; Marcel Marceau ; Julie Andrews ; Elvis Presley ; Arthur Miller (part II) -- Episode 18. Helen Keller ; Barbara Walters ; Bill Gates ; Suffragettes ; Elvis Presley (part II) -- Episode 19. Hanan Ashrawi ; Steven Spielberg ; J.K. Rowling ; Roger Bannister ; Suffragettes (part II) -- Episode 20. David Beckham ; Peter Sellers ; Jean Batten ; William Jefferson Clinton ; Dame Judi Dench -- Episode 21. Mick Jagger ; Noel Coward ; Nancy Astor ; Cary Grant ; William Jefferson Clinton (part II) -- Episode 22. Mahatma Gandhi ; Johnny Cash ; Beatrix Potter ; Benazir Bhutto ; Katherine Hepburn -- Episode 23. Yuri Gagrin ; Patti Smith ; Magic Johnson ; Franklin D. Roosevelt ; Hedy Lamarr -- Episode 24. Bette Davis ; Joe Louis ; Madonna ; Orson Welles ; Benjamin Franklin -- Episode 25. Carole King ; Jack Nicklaus ; Marlene Dietrich ; Paul Robeson ; Yitzhak Rabin -- Episode 26. Woody Allen ; Xanana Gusmao ; Laurence Olivier ; Mary Pickford ; Joe DiMaggio
Summary The greats celebrates the legacy of the world's notable exponents of art, science, entertainment, and pays tribute to those explorers, adventurers and leaders whose world-changing exploits have secured their place in the history books
Notes Previously released on DVD
Title from resource description page (viewed Sept. 1, 2011)
English
Subject Diana, Princess of Wales, 1961-1997
Elizabeth II, Queen of Great Britain, 1926-
Chaplin, Charlie, 1889-1977
Clinton, Bill, 1946-
Einstein, Albert, 1879-1955
Fonda, Jane, 1937-
Gagarin, Yuri Alekseyevich, 1934-1968.
Gandhi, Indira, 1917-1984 -- Assassination
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963 -- Assassination
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 -- Assassination
Mandela, Nelson, 1918-2013
Wright, Orville, 1871-1948.
Wright, Wilbur, 1867-1912.
Chaplin, Charlie, 1889-1977.
Clinton, Bill, 1946-
Diana, Princess of Wales, 1961-1997.
Einstein, Albert, 1879-1955.
Elizabeth II, Queen of Great Britain, 1926-
Fonda, Jane, 1937-
Gagarin, Yuri Alekseyevich, 1934-1968.
Gandhi, Indira, 1917-1984.
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963.
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968.
Mandela, Nelson, 1918-2013.
Wright, Orville, 1871-1948.
Wright, Wilbur, 1867-1912.
March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom (1963 : Washington, D.C.)
Mount Everest Expedition (1953)
Yalta Conference (1945 : I︠A︡lta, Ukraine)
March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom.
Mount Everest Expedition (1976)
Yalta Conference.
Cold War.
Cuban Missile Crisis, 1962.
El Alamein, Battle of, Egypt, 1942.
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
Iran Hostage Crisis, 1979-1981.
Israel-Arab War, 1967.
Israel-Arab War, 1973.
Rivonia Trial, Pretoria, South Africa, 1964.
Space vehicles -- Landing -- Moon.
Suffrage -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century
Assassination.
Space vehicles -- Landing.
Suffrage.
Egypt.
Great Britain.
Moon.
South Africa -- Pretoria.
Genre/Form History.
Documentary.
Documentary
Form Streaming video
Author Stanton, John, 1944-
Thomson, Andrew, producer