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The story of China
Blu-ray
2017
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Michael Wood embarks on a great historical adventure, exploring the stories, people, and landscapes that have helped create China's distinctive character and genius over four thousand years.

Old enemies —Dobbs, Michael, 1948-
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2013

In the Swiss Alps a teenage girl is thrown from a helicopter and her boyfriend is brutally abducted to Trieste, a city filled with undercurrents of past hatreds. Ruari, son of Irish media owner J.J. Breslin, is in desper...

William Shakespeare

Collection of material on William Shakespeare, including a screen adaptation of Macbeth, reinterpreted and relocated to a contemporary nameless underground netherworld; a documentary film that attempts to unravel the mys...

House of cards —Dobbs, Michael, 1948-
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2010

The election has gone badly for the Government. The search is on for scapegoats, and the battle to get rid of the Prime Minister is on with vengeance. Francis Urquhart believes his time has come. As Chief Whip he has his...

Churchill's hour —Dobbs, Michael, 1948-
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2006

In 1941, the war appears to be going badly on many fronts but Britain limps on. Churchill knows his country cannot win the war alone. An alliance with America is paramount and Churchill is determined to develop and use a...

Old enemies —Dobbs, Michael, 1948-
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2013

In the Swiss Alps a teenage girl is thrown from a helicopter and her boyfriend is brutally abducted to Trieste, a city filled with undercurrents of past hatreds. Ruari, son of Irish media owner J.J. Breslin, is in desper...

To play the king —Dobbs, Michael, 1948-
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2010

As Urquhart, now the prime minister, goes to the Palace to meet the King, the seeds of chaos are already being sown. Urqhart wants an early election to pre-empt disasters he knows lie ahead. He has only weeks to assure s...

House of cards —Dobbs, Michael, 1948-
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2010

The election has gone badly for the Government. The search is on for scapegoats, and the battle to get rid of the Prime Minister is on with vengeance. Francis Urquhart believes his time has come. As Chief Whip he has his...

Churchill's triumph —Dobbs, Michael, 1948-
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2008

Yalta, 4th February, 1945. At the close of war, the three most powerful men on earth gather to thrash out the details of peace: the cantankerous Winston Churchill, the idealistic but ailing Franklin Roosevelt, and Joseph...

House of cards —Dobbs, Michael, 1948-
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2016

Francis Urquhart est au fait de tous les secrets des partis politiques - et il est bien décidé à s'en servir pour devenir Premier Ministre. Mattie Storin, elle, est une jeune journaliste d'investigation aux dents long...

The story of India
Blu-ray
2009
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Join British historian Michael Wood as he takes a look at the sights, sounds, and achievements of India 60 years after it became independent, from its diverse civilization to its potential to overtake the U.S. economy in...

House of cards —Dobbs, Michael, 1948-
Restricted EAudiobook (NNELS)
1990

Of political treachery and corruption at the top of British government. The Chief Whip uses every means to become Prime Minister. A woman journalist stands in the way and murder is on the agenda...

Winston's war —Dobbs, Michael, 1948-.
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2003

Saturday 1 October 1938. Two men meet. One is elderly, the other in his twenties. One will become the most revered man of his time, and the other known as the greatest of traitors.

The Edge of Madness —Dobbs, Michael, 1948-
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2012

Cyber-warfare: the kind that brings nations to their knees, switching off energy lifelines, crippling the financial markets, starving leaders of authority. An old Russian nuclear reactor goes into Chernobyl-style meltdow...

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