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The Complete Directory to Prime Time Network and Cable TV Shows, 1946-Present

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Publisher Comments:

AMERICAS #1 BESTSELLING TELEVISION BOOK WITH MORE THAN HALF A MILLION COPIES IN PRINT-

NOW REVISED AND UPDATED!

PROGRAMS FROM ALL SEVEN COMMERCIAL BROADCAST NETWORKS, MORE THAN ONE HUNDRED CABLE NETWORKS, PLUS ALL MAJOR SYNDICATED SHOWS!

This is the must-have book for TV viewers in the new millennium-the entire history of primetime programs in one convenient volume. Its a guide youll turn to again and again for information on every series ever telecast. There are entries for all the great shows, from evergreens like The Honeymooners, All in the Family, and Happy Days to modern classics like 24, The Office, and Desperate Housewives; all the gripping sci-fi series, from Captain Video and the new Battle Star Galactica to all versions of Star Trek; the popular serials, from Peyton Place and Dallas to Dawsons Creek and Ugly Betty; the reality show phenomena American Idol, Survivor, and The Amazing Race; and the hits on cable, including The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, Top Chef, The Sopranos, Curb Your Enthusiasm, Project Runway, and SpongeBob SquarePants. This comprehensive guide lists every program alphabetically and includes a complete broadcast history, cast, and engaging plot summary-along with exciting behind-the-scenes stories about the shows and the stars.

MORE THAN 500 ALL-NEW LISTINGS from Heroes and Greys Anatomy to 30 Rock and Nip/Tuck

UPDATES ON CONTINUING SHOWS such as CSI, Gilmore Girls, The Simpsons, and The Real World

EXTENSIVE CABLE COVERAGE with more than 1,000 entries, including a description of the programming on each major cable network

AND DONT MISS the exclusive and updated “Ph.D. Trivia Quiz” of 200 questions that will challenge even the most ardent TV fan, plus a streamlined guide to TV-related websites for those who want to be constantly up-to-date

SPECIAL FEATURES!

• Annual program schedules at a glance for the past 61 years • Top-rated shows of each season • Emmy Award winners • Longest-running series • Spin-off series • Theme songs • A fascinating history of TV

“This is the Guinness Book of World Records . . .

the Encyclopedia Britannica of television!”

-TV Guide

Synopsis:

Now in its ninth edition, this American Book Award-winning guide lists every program ever telecast alphabetically, and includes a complete broadcast history and engaging plot summary, along with exciting behind-the-scenes stories about the shows and the stars.

Synopsis:

The 9th edition of the very successful, American Book Award-winning must-have reference for TV viewers - the entire history of prime time programs in one convenient volume. It's a guide you'll turn to again and again for information on every seires ever telecast. There are entries for all the great shows from I LOVE LUCY to LOST and cable hits like THE REAL WORLD and LAGUNA BEACH. This comprehensive guide lists every program alphabetically and includes a complete broadcast history, cast, and engaging plot summary - along with exciting behind the scenes stories about the shows and the stars.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780345497734
Publisher:
Ballantine Books
Subject:
Television - Guides & Reviews
Author:
Tim Brooks and Earle Marsh
Author:
Marsh, Earle F.
Author:
Brooks, Tim
Subject:
Television - Reference
Subject:
Television programs
Subject:
United states
Subject:
Television programs -- United States.
Subject:
Film and Television-Critics
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Complete Directory to Prime Time Network and Cable TV Shows
Publication Date:
20071031
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
1856
Dimensions:
9.2 x 6.1 x 2.4 in 3.25 lb

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The Complete Directory to Prime Time Network and Cable TV Shows, 1946-Present
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Product details 1856 pages Ballantine Books - English 9780345497734 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Now in its ninth edition, this American Book Award-winning guide lists every program ever telecast alphabetically, and includes a complete broadcast history and engaging plot summary, along with exciting behind-the-scenes stories about the shows and the stars.
"Synopsis" by , The 9th edition of the very successful, American Book Award-winning must-have reference for TV viewers - the entire history of prime time programs in one convenient volume. It's a guide you'll turn to again and again for information on every seires ever telecast. There are entries for all the great shows from I LOVE LUCY to LOST and cable hits like THE REAL WORLD and LAGUNA BEACH. This comprehensive guide lists every program alphabetically and includes a complete broadcast history, cast, and engaging plot summary - along with exciting behind the scenes stories about the shows and the stars.
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