The avengers : Toby Miller
Bath: Bath Press, 1997.
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AVENGERS, THE : [TV] (UK, 1961-69)
'...I was a woman and she was a man...' - Patrick Macnee
UTS Review (Nov 1998) vol.4 iss.2 p.251-254 More info
The laugh was on Lazarus / John Garforth
London: Panther Books, 1967.
Call No: 5668 Author: Garforth, John Source: UK Place: London Publisher: Panther Books PubDate: 1967 PhysDes: 128 p. ; 18 cm Series: The Avengers Subject: AVENGERS, THE [TV] (UK, 1961-69) Summary: a novel based on the ABC Television series 'The Avengers' More info
The magnetic man : The Avengers #8 / Norman Daniels
New York: Berkley Medallion Books, 1968.
Call No: N79AVE DAN Author: Daniels, Norman Source: US Place: New York Publisher: Berkley Medallion Books PubDate: 1968 PhysDes: 128 p. ; 18 cm Series: The Avengers Subject: AVENGERS, THE [TV] (UK, 1961-69) Notes: Published by arrangement with ABC Television Donation: donated by the family of Wayne Levy, 2006 More info
Small screen aesthetics : from TV to the Internet / Glen Creeber
London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2013.
Storytelling in film and television / Kristin Thompson
Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 2003.
Call No: 632.2 THO Author: Thompson, Kristin Edition: 1st ed. Source: USA Place: Cambridge, Massachusetts Publisher: Harvard University Press PubDate: 2003 PhysDes: 172 p ; 20cm + b&w ill. Subject: ADAPTATIONS; ADVERTISING; CHARACTERS ON TV; DRAMAS; INTERNET; SCRIPTWRITING; SYMBOLISM ON TV; NARRATIVE IN FILMS; NARRATIVE IN TV; SEQUELS; SERIALS; SITUATION COMEDY; SOAP OPERAS; MERCHANDISING; BORDWELL, DAVID; CLEESE, JOHN; FROST MARK; KAEL, PAULINE; LYNCH, DAVID; NEWCOMB, HORACE; WILLIAMS, RAYMOND; WODEHOUSE, P.G; AVENGERS, THE [TV] (UK, 1961-69); BAD GIRLS [TV] (UK, 1999-); BLUE VELVET (US, David Lynch, 1986); BOB NEWHART SHOW, THE [TV] (US, 1961-62); BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER [TV] (US, 1997-2004); HILL STREET BLUES [TV] (US, 1980-87); MURPHY BROWN [TV] (US, 1988-); ROYLE FAMILY, THE [TV] (UK, 1998-2000); SINGING DETECTIVE, THE [TV] (UK, Jon Amiel, 1986); SOPRANOS, THE [TV] (US, 1999); STAR WARS (US, George Lucas, 1977); YES MINISTER [TV] (UK, 1980-84) Summary: Author Kristin Thompson analyses the narrative workings of television and film, looking at the narrative techniques the two media share. Thomson then focuses on the specific challenges that series television presents and the tactics writers have devised to meet them – tactics that sustain interest and maintain sense across multiple plots and subplots and in spite of frequent interruptions as well as weeklong and seasonal breaks.
[Taken from back cover]. ISBN: 0674010876 More info
Television : a history / Francis Wheen ; editorial consultant, Peter Fiddick.
London: Century, 1985.
Call No: 70 TEL WHE Author: Wheen, Francis. Source: UK Place: London Publisher: Century PubDate: 1985 PhysDes: 252 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 27cm. Subject: HISTORY OF TV; BROADCASTING; SPORTS PRESENTATION; SOAP OPERAS; ALL IN THE FAMILY [TV] (US, 1971-?); AVENGERS, THE [TV] (UK, 1961-69); BALL, LUCILLE; BERLE, MILTON; COLLINS, JOAN; FROST, DAVID; NIXON [RICHARD M.] ON TV; REAGAN RONALD; OLIVIER, LAURENCE; SCALES, PRUNELLA; BONANZA: THE NEXT GENERATION (US, Bill Claxton, 1988); BRIDESHEAD REVISITED (UK, Julian Jarrold, 2008); CHARLIE'S ANGELS [TV] (US, 1976-77?); CLARKE, ARTHUR C.; DEATH OF A PRINCESS [TV] (UK/US/NZ/AT/NE, Antony Thomas, 1980); DYNASTY [TV](AT, Tony Morphett, 1970); FORSYTE SAGA, THE [TV] (UK, 2002); GUNSMOKE [TV] (US, 1955-75); JUDGEMENT AT NUREMBERG (US, Stanley Kramer, 1961); VIE SUR TERRE, LA (FR, Abderrahmare Sissako, 1998); MONTY PYTHON'S FLYING CIRCUS[TV] (UK, 1969-1974); OLYMPICS ON TV; ON THE BUSES (UK, Harry Booth, 1971); PRISONER [TV] (AT, 1979-86); ROCKFORD FILES, THE [TV] (US, 1974-80); ROOTS [TV] (US, 1977); SESAME STREET [TV] (US, 1969-); THORN BIRDS, THE [TV] (US, Daryl Duke, 1983); TODAY [TV] (AT, 1982-); UPSTAIRS, DOWNSTAIRS [TV] (UK, 1970-75); YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS, THE [TV] (US, 1973- ) Summary: This book examines the beginnings of television and the making of a televised history of the medium in all of its different manifestations, around the world, and look at a variety of programs from current affairs to comedy, documentaries, to dramas, in countries as different as Britain and Japan, or India and the United States The history is looked at from the perspective of the "Third Age of Broadcasting" - the rea of cable, video, direct broadcasting by satellite, teletext, viewdata and computers Notes: Dust jacket title: Television a world history.; Based on a documentary series by Granada Television; Includes index ISBN: 0712609296 Donation: donated by the family of Wayne Levy, 2006 More info
The television genre book / edited by Glen Creeber ; associate editors, Toby Miller and John Tulloch
London: British Film Institute, 2001.
Call No: 720 TEL Author: Creeber, Glen; Miller, Toby; Tulloch, John Source: UK Place: London Publisher: British Film Institute PubDate: 2001 PhysDes: xi, 163 p. : ill., ports. ; 25 cm Subject: PROGRAMME GENRES; DRAMAS; SOAP OPERAS; CHILDREN, PROGRAMMES FOR; NEWS PROGRAMMES; DOCUMENTARIES; ADAPTATIONS. AUSTEN, JANE; SOAP OPERAS; SITUATION COMEDY; HOMOSEXUALITY ON TV; BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER [TV] (US, 1997-2004); SIMPSONS, THE [TV] (US, 1989-); SOUTH PARK [TV] (US, 1997-); I LOVE LUCY [TV] (US, 1951-57); ROSEANNE [TV] (US, 1988- ); ABSOLUTELY FABULOUS [TV] (UK, 1992 - 1996); WILL & GRACE[TV] (US, 1998-); MONTY PYTHON'S FLYING CIRCUS[TV] (UK, 1969-1974); DALLAS [TV] (US, 1978-91); COUNTRY PRACTICE, A [TV] (AT, 1981-1995?); TWIN PEAKS [TV] (US, David Lynch & others, 1990-1991); ALLY MCBEAL [TV] (US, 1997-); AVENGERS, THE [TV] (UK, 1961-69); HILL STREET BLUES [TV] (US, 1980-87); ER [TV] (US, 1994 - ); STAR TREK [TV] [...] (US, 1966-69, 1987-); X-FILES, THE [TV] (US, 1993-); CATHY COME HOME (UK, Ken Loach, 1966); DAY AFTER, THE (US, Nicholas Meyer, 1983); ROOTS [TV] (US, 1977); SINGING DETECTIVE, THE [TV] (UK, Jon Amiel, 1986) Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index ISBN: 0851708498(pbk.) More info