The Hobbit - Radio Adaptation - Part 13
This video is a 1974 Radio Adaptation of J.R.R. Tolkien's 'The Hobbit'.
Narrated and acted by British actor Nicol Williamson. This is the
abridged version.

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The Hobbit - 1974 Radio Adaptation - Part 14
This video is a 1974 Radio Adaptation of J.R.R. Tolkien's 'The Hobbit'.
Narrated and acted by British actor Nicol Williamson. This is the
abridged version.

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The Hobbit - 1974 Radio Adaptation - Part 15
This video is a 1974 Radio Adaptation of J.R.R. Tolkien's 'The Hobbit'.
Narrated and acted by British actor Nicol Williamson. This is the
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The Hobbit - 1974 Argo Records Adaptation - Part 16
This video is a 1974 Radio Adaptation of J.R.R. Tolkien's 'The Hobbit'.
Narrated and acted by British actor Nicol Williamson. This is the
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The Hobbit - 1974 Radio Adaptation - Part 17
This video is a 1974 Radio Adaptation of J.R.R. Tolkien's 'The Hobbit'.
Narrated and acted by British actor Nicol Williamson. This is the
abridged version.

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The Hobbit - 1974 Radio Adaptation - Part 18
This video is a 1974 Radio Adaptation of J.R.R. Tolkien's 'The Hobbit'.
Narrated and acted by British actor Nicol Williamson. This is the
abridged version.

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The Hobbit - 1974 Radio Adaptation - Part 19
This video is a 1974 Radio Adaptation of J.R.R. Tolkien's 'The Hobbit'.
Narrated and acted by British actor Nicol Williamson. This is the
abridged version.

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The Hobbit - 1974 Radio Adaptation - Part 20
This video is a 1974 Radio Adaptation of J.R.R. Tolkien's 'The Hobbit'.
Narrated and acted by British actor Nicol Williamson. This is the
abridged version.

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The Hobbit - 1974 Radio Adaptation - Part 21
This video is a 1974 Radio Adaptation of J.R.R. Tolkien's 'The Hobbit'.
Narrated and acted by British actor Nicol Williamson. This is the
abridged version.

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The Hobbit - 1974 Radio Adaptation - Part 22
This video is a 1974 Radio Adaptation of J.R.R. Tolkien's 'The Hobbit'.
Narrated and acted by British actor Nicol Williamson. This is the
abridged version.

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The Hobbit - 1974 Radio Adaptation - Part 23
*Final installment*1974 Radio Adaptation of J.R.R. Tolkien's 'The Hobbit'. Narrated and acted by British actor Nicol Williamson.  This is the abridged version.
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Palestine 1930-1948 3 of 14
In 1936 the Arabs acted against the Jewish groups. they demanded self government. In Jerusalem the Jews were evacuated bu the British. There is footage and parts of some speeches from that time are heard. There is reference to the restrictions imposed on Jews and to partition. There is a map explaining the partition of Palestine and an explanation of the reactions to this partition.
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Palestine 1930-1948 - 4 of 14
New settlement were established in 1938. Jews were trained by the British to protect their settlements. British troops would be sent to reinforce. There is reference to more rebellions and to their effects. There is reference to disarmament of the Palestinian population. The are image of Hitler and  an account of the way in which British policies in Palestine would be affected by events in Western Europe.
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Palestine 1930-1948 - 5 of 14
A small minority of Arabs opposed the policies imposed by the British and they reacted against the British. More Jewish settlements were built. There is footage of the moments settlements were created. There is reference to immigration of Jews to other places such as Australia and how this increased hostility in Palestine. Immigrants to Palestine were only admitted in restricted quotas controlled by the British. There are images of the precautions taken in Palestine as WWII started. America
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Palestine 1930-1948 - 7 of 14
This video starts with a 1945 speech by David Ben-Gurion where he urges for Jewish immigration to Palestine. There is footage of the end of the war and the Jews that survived. The fight for independence would begin. There is reference to displacement camps organised by the American and British. Jews demanded to go to Palestine but Britain rejects this possibility. Nations had not opened the doors to these displaced Jews. There is reference to the political reasons why this happened.
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The Rosetta Stone (1 of 5) - The Discovery
'The Rosetta Stone is an Ancient Egyptian artifact which was instrumental in advancing modern understanding of hieroglyphic writing' (Rosetta Stone, Wikipedia, 2009). (09:15) This History Channel documentary talks about the discovery of the stone and is suitable for middle school and high school students. This segment starts at the British Museum with images of the Rosetta Stone. (This is from the Ancient Mystery series.)
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The Rosetta Stone (4 of 5) - "I've Got It!"
This is Part 4 of the series. (09:15) 'The Rosetta Stone is an Ancient Egyptian artifact which was instrumental in advancing modern understanding of hieroglyphic writing' (Rosetta Stone, Wikipedia, 2009). In this episode, find out what a British genius and a small-town boy have in common. This History Channel documentary is suitable for middle school and high school students. (This is from the Ancient Mystery series.)
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Pulsus Paradoxus: Explanation #2
The pulsus paradoxus maneuver has two physiologic explanations. The second relates to the effect of negative pleural pressure on the myocardium during inspiration.
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1963 Timesharing: A Solution to Computer Bottlenecks
[Recorded: May 9, 1963] This vintage film features MIT Science Reporter John Fitch at the MIT Computation Center in an extended interview with MIT professor of computer science Fernando J. Corbato. The film was co-produced by WGBH (Boston) and MIT. The prime focus of the film is timesharing, one of the most important developments in computing, and one which has come in and out of favor several times over the last several decades as the dichotomy between remote and centrally-managed computing r
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British Directors at the 54th BFI London Film Festival - Part 2
In the lead up to the 54th BFI London Film Festival, we speak to another group of British filmmakers whose work has been included in the festival programme. Clio Barnard, director of The Arbor, explains how she decided to explore the life of Bradford playwright Andrea Dunbar through a combination of archive footage, a performance of Dunbar's play of the same name, and interviews from the writer's family. Jamie Thraves, who wrote and directed Treacle Jr, talks about his third feature, which inclu
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