Most widely held works by Simon Welfare
Arthur C. Clarke's mysterious world by Simon Welfare ( Book )
12 editions published between 1980 and 1993 in 4 languages and held by 824 libraries worldwide
Red empire : the forbidden history of the USSR by Gwyneth Hughes ( Book )
5 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and held by 706 libraries worldwide
Over 200 photos with captions and text tell the story of communism and the birth of the Soviet Union.
Arthur C. Clarke's world of strange powers by John Fairley ( Book )
8 editions published between 1984 and 1991 in English and Greek, Modern and held by 581 libraries worldwide
These stories challenge the credulity and imagination. Tales of ghosts and poltergeists, of dowsers who find oil with a twig, men who walk on fire, women who bleed with the wounds of Christ, mediums who claim to raise the spirit of the dead and visions that are tragically fulfilled.
Days of majesty by Simon Welfare ( Book )
7 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 207 libraries worldwide
Cabinet of curiosities by Simon Welfare ( Book )
3 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 202 libraries worldwide
"In the olden times, before there were proper, scientific museums, every self-respecting city had its Cabinet of Curiosities: a collection of historical relics, many with hazy backgrounds, each with its own set of accompanying stories and legends. People would come and stare for hours. Today, Simon Welfare and John Fairley have gathered a modern reader's Cabinet of Curiosities, every one more amusing, entertaining, curious, and intriguing than the last. read about Pete Marsh, who died in A.D. 210 and was discovered, his body intact, in 1984. Read about the American Rotten Sneakers contest, and the Diaper Derby; about the Tokyo woman whose plastic surgery gave her the face of Mona Lisa; about the centuries-old Voynich Manuscript, two hundred pages of beautiful, flowery, and undecipherable writing known as the world's most mysterious book. Read Welfare and Fairley's "Cabinet of Curiosities," and on each page uncover more mysteries for yourself."--BOOK JACKET.
Arthur C. Clarke's chronicles of the strange and mysterious by John Fairley ( Book )
3 editions published between 1987 and 1994 in English and held by 181 libraries worldwide
Arthur C. Clarke's A-Z of mysteries : from Atlantis to zombies by Simon Welfare ( Book )
4 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 177 libraries worldwide
Arthur C. Clarke's mysteries by John Fairley ( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 167 libraries worldwide
Days of majesty ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and held by 94 libraries worldwide
A stunning film that beautifully depicts and celebrates the ceremonies that draw milions of tourists to England every year, those associated with the Royal Family.
Take the world from another point of view ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and held by 68 libraries worldwide
Richard Feynman is interviewed in his Yorkshire home and walking in the countryside, about how his inquiring mind was developed and about his views of science.
Great honeymoon disasters by Simon Welfare ( Book )
2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 58 libraries worldwide
Arthur C. Clarke's mysteries by Simon Welfare ( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 58 libraries worldwide
Awakenings ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1974 and 2008 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Documentary deals with the aftermath of the encephalitis outbreak which occurred following World War I. Describes and depicts the symptoms of the condition and the initially dramatic and beneficial effect of l-dopa treatment. Includes interviews with Oliver Sacks.
New connexions ( Book )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Skrivnosti sveta by Arthur C Clarke ( Book )
4 editions published between 1980 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Futurology by Simon Welfare ( Book )
3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Great honeymoon disaster by Simon Welfare ( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Misterije svijeta by Arthur Charles Clarke ( Book )
2 editions published between 1982 and 1989 in and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Geheimnisvolle Welten : an den Grenzen unserer Wirklichkeit by Arthur C Clarke ( Book )
2 editions published between 1981 and 1990 in German and Undetermined and held by 5 libraries worldwide
De geheimzinnige wereld van Arthur C. Clarke by Simon Welfare ( Book )
1 edition published in 1981 in Dutch and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Overzicht van nog onopgeloste natuurwetenschappelijke raadsels uit heden en verleden, gebaseerd op de door de Engelse s.-f. schrijver Arthur C. Clarke gepresenteerde t.v.-serie.
Anniversaries Business Case studies China Commerce Coronations Curiosities and wonders Documentary films Documentary television programs Documentary television programs Dopa--Therapeutic use Dragons Elizabeth--II,--Queen of Great Britain,--1926- England English language--Study and teaching--Foreign speakers Epidemic encephalitis--Complications Forecasting Geography, Ancient Great Britain History History, Modern History--Errors, inventions, etc. Immunological deficiency syndromes in children Immunologic diseases in children Interviews Juvenile works Large type books Manners and customs Maps Monarchy Monsters Nobility--Social life and customs Nonfiction television programs North America Occultism Parapsychology Parapsychology--Research Physicists Physics Political persecution Political science Postencephalitic Parkinson's disease Rites and ceremonies Royal households Science--Philosophy Social history Soviet Union Supernatural Talking books Windsor, House of
Greek, Modern (1)