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The PBS companion

a history of public television
  • 224 Pages
  • 4.93 MB
  • English
TV Books , New York
Television & Video, Television Broadcasting, Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.), Performing Arts, Pop Arts / Pop Culture, Television - History & Criticism, Performing Arts/Dance, Television - General, Public television, United States, History, Public Broadcasting Service, Public Broadcasting Servi
StatementDavid Stewart.
LC ClassificationsHE8700.79.U6 S74 1999
The Physical Object
Pagination216 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8743686M
ISBN 101575000504
ISBN 139781575000503
LC Control Number00709461

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The official companion to the Masterpiece presentation on PBS, Victoria delves into the private writings of the young Queen Victoria, painting a vivid picture of the personal life of one of England’s greatest monarchs.

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From the producers of Poldark and Endeavour, ITV’s Victoria follows the early years of the young queen’s reign, based closely on Victoria’s own letters and journals/5().

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Country Music: An Illustrated History Hardcover Book,The official companion to the Ken Burns PBS series, this gorgeously illustrated and hugely entertaining history begins where country music itself emerged: the American South, where people sang to themselves and to their families at home and in church, and where they danced to fiddle tunes on Saturday nights.

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