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Nature—Owl Power
Lloyd & Rose Buck. Paul Christie, narrator.
Studio: PBS.   Format: DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 841887024112.  Daedalus Item Code: 59279
For centuries, owls' mysterious nighttime lives and hunting skills have made them hallmarks of children's stories and folktales the world over. But what actually makes owls so special? In this ... (Read More)
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Nature—Pandas: Pandas of the Sleeping Dragon; The Panda Baby
George Page & Matthew Modine, narrators.
Studio: Questar.   Format: DVD.
UPC: 033937034374.  Daedalus Item Code: 68343
Beloved worldwide for its endearing appearance and gentle disposition, the panda nonetheless remains an endangered species. This episode from the program Nature follows pandas as they forage ... (Read More)
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Nature—Why We Love Cats and Dogs
Ellen Goosenberg Kent, director.
Studio: PBS.   Format: DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 841887028509.  Daedalus Item Code: 69612
Americans live with 73 million dogs and 90 million cats, often considering them to be best friends, family members, or even children; relationships with cats and dogs, in fact, are some of the ... (Read More)
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Norman Conquests—The Harrying of the North: The History of Warfare
Hu Pryce, narrator.
Studio: Allegro.   Format: DVD Full screen.
UPC: 723721303662.  Daedalus Item Code: 68644
Following the 1066 Battle of Hastings, the Norman king William the Conqueror ruthlessly wiped out all Anglo-Saxon resistance in the north of England. Using period imagery, reconstructions, and ... (Read More)
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Omnibus—American Profiles
Alistair Cooke, host. William Faulkner, Pearl S. Buck, Frank Lloyd Wright, James Thurber, Leonard Bernstein & others.
Studio: E1 Entertainment.   Format: 2 DVDs Full screen.
UPC: 741952695493.  Daedalus Item Code: 68108
One of TV's most distinguished series, Omnibus—hosted by the urbane Alistair Cooke—documented American social, political, and cultural concerns from 1952 to 1961, winning more than 65 awards ... (Read More)
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Omnibus—James Agee's Mr. Lincoln and the Civil War
Alistair Cooke, host. Royal Dano, Joanne Woodward, James Agee & others. Norman Lloyd, director.
Studio: E1 Entertainment.   Format: 2 DVDs Full screen.
UPC: 741952682691.  Daedalus Item Code: 68109
Originally produced in 1952 for Omnibus—a distinguished television series hosted by Alistair Cooke that ran from 1952 to 1961 and won more than 65 awards including nine Emmys and two ... (Read More)
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One Peace at a Time
Muhammad Yunus, Steve Chu, Desmond Tutu, Willie Nelson & others. Turk Pipkin, director.
Studio: Monterey Video.   Format: DVD Widescreen/Closed Captioned.
UPC: 012233335125.  Daedalus Item Code: 68401
(Winner of the Audience Award for World Cinema Documentary at the Maui Film Festival) In the documentary Nobelity, Turk Pipkin analyzed some of the world's most pressing problems, while ... (Read More)
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Our World at War: Before Pearl Harbor:1931–1941; After Pearl Harbor: 1941–1946; Murder Under the Sun: Japanese War Crimes
Don Horan, director.
Studio: Legend Films.   Format: DVD Full screen.
UPC: 844503002785.  Daedalus Item Code: 68440
Using rare archival footage and informed narration, this three-part documentary surveys history's most destructive conflict. Before Pearl Harbor delves into the Axis powers' prewar buildup and ... (Read More)
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Phrenology: Revealing the Mysteries of the Mind
John van Wyhe & others.
Studio: BFS Entertainment.   Format: DVD.
UPC: 066805301353.  Daedalus Item Code: 58469
From its emergence in the 18th century to the present day, phrenology—the belief that each contour and bump of your skull can reveal clues to your character or help diagnose medical conditions—has ... (Read More)
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Planet Carnivore—Sharks and Lions
Alec Baldwin, narrator.
Studio: National Geographic.   Format: DVD Letterbox/Closed Captioned.
UPC: 727994752240.  Daedalus Item Code: 58371
Two of the most formidable and feared predators and undeniably the tops of their respective food chains—the great white shark and the lion—are the focus of this 2007 documentary, narrated by Alec ... (Read More)
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Pompeii: The Doomed City
Josh Bernstein, host.
Studio: History Channel.   Format: cutout DVD Full screen.
UPC: 031398184416.  Daedalus Item Code: 68539
In 79 AD, Mount Vesuvius exploded, killing thousands as it buried the city of Pompeii and other Roman towns along the Bay of Naples beneath layers of ash and pumice. In this feature-length ... (Read More)
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Railways: The Ultimate Railroad Experience

Studio: Image Entertainment.   Format: 10 DVDs, boxed.
UPC: 628261134991.  Daedalus Item Code: 68764
For a century, trains revolutionized travel, and while they have largely been superseded by cars and planes, in recent decades they have only gained in nostalgic appeal. Half of this ten-disc set is ... (Read More)
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