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Anderson, Bill 1911-1997

Overview
Works: 34 works in 73 publications in 2 languages and 5,394 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Fiction  Television adaptations  Film and video adaptations  Comedy films 
Roles: Producer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Bill Anderson
Swiss family Robinson by Wei si( Visual )
15 editions published between 1960 and 2010 in English and held by 2,045 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The shipwrecked Robinson Family finds new life on a deserted island far from civilization
The Apple Dumpling Gang by Norman Tokar( Visual )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 1,071 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A roving bachelor inherits three young orphans and a wealth of problems. When the kids discover a gold nugget they must fend off the greedy townspeople, so they join forces with bumbling outlaws to stage a robbery of the gold
Inspector Lewis by Kevin Whately( Visual )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Following the death in 2000 of his eponymous mentor in Inspector Morse, Sergeant Lewis was promoted to Inspector and took a two-year sabbatical in the British Virgin Isles. Newly widowed, he now returns to Oxford and soon finds himself in charge of his own murder case. But it is notes that Morse made on an earlier case which help Lewis solve his case
The computer wore tennis shoes ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dexter Riley, a handsome but bumbling Medfield College student, accidentally becomes The Computer Who Knew Too Much when he is transformed into a genius after an electrifying computer mishap. Dexter now poses a threat to a local gangster's dangerous gambling operation as the new intellect becomes a pawn in the tug-of-war between the greedy college deans and the underworld
The biscuit eater ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two friends are determined to turn a misfit hound into a hero. Featuring valuable lessons about honesty, friendship and fair play
The strongest man in the world ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dexter Riley and his science lab friends make a formula that gives Dexter super-strength. With his newfound muscles, Dexter enters a weight lifting competition
Third man on the mountain conquering the past would be the climb of his life ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The son of a deceased climber that died on a Swiss Alps mountain peak, wants to visit the place of his father's death. He follows a 19th-century British climber to the peak
Treasure of Matecumbe ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After inheriting a treasure map, young David is joined by four fellow adventurers and begins his search for the treasure despite deadly interference by his late father's archenemy
The shaggy dog The shaggy D.A ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The shaggy dog: Wilby Daniels was just an ordinary teenager until a magical ring accidentally transforms him into a sheepdog ... whose owner is the leader of a plot to destroy the Space Program!
The happiest millionaire ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A happy and unbelievably lucky young Irish immigrant, John Lawless, lands a job as the butler of an unconventional millionaire, Biddle. His daughter, Cordelia Drexel Biddle, tires of the unusual antics of her father--especially since the nice young men around town all fear him. Wouldn't you fear a father-in-law that keeps alligators for pets and teaches boxing at his daily Bible classes? Cordelia decides to run off to boarding school and promptly finds the man of her dreams. Unfortunately, his family doesn't approve of Biddle's outrageous antics, either. A Disney musical punctuated by snappy songs and an energetic debut by Tommy Steele. This is reportedly one of the last live- action films Walt Disney personally oversaw
Million dollar duck ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Charley, a research test duck, is accidently showered with radiation during a lab experiment and nonchalantly produces eggs with solid gold yolks. Professor Albert Dooley and his wife Katie proceed to cash in on this newfound bonanza until their scrambled financial escapades arouse the suspicions of Treasury Department personnel
Three on the run &, Race for survival ( Visual )
in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three on the run: With the help of their kindly grandfather, two brothers decide to enter their first dogsled race. And their dog team is like none you've seen before ... there's a lazy white German shepherd, a skittery English sheepdog, a doughnut-loving bloodhound, plus a critter-chasing mutt on the side
Don Knotts 4 movie collection ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hot lead & cold feet: A tough father is out to take control of a small western town with the help of his twin sons: one a gunfighter, the other a mild-mannered coward
The Apple Dumpling Gang and, the Apple Dumpling Gang rides again ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Apple Dumpling Gang: A roving bachelor inherits three young orphans and a wealth of problems. When the kids discover a gold nugget they must fend off the greedy townspeople, so they join forces with bumbling outlaws to stage a robbery of the gold. Apple Dumpling Gang rides again: Two bumbling outlaws try to go straight, but can't even seem to get that right. They make a deposit in a bank and are accused of robbing it ; they join the U.S. Cavalry and are court-martialed for blowing up the fort. They are put in the stockade and manage to escape
The Fighting prince of Donegal by Michael O'Herlihy( Visual )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Against the turbulant 16th century Ireland, the young prince of Donegal strives to unite the hot-blooded northern clans against their British enemies. Betrayed and imprisoned, the prince wages a desperate battle to regain his freedom and the freedom of Ireland
The legend of young Robin Hood ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Young Robin Hood and his band of Merry Men play out the origins of the legend. In this version, Robin of Locksley becomes a wolfshead--an outlaw--when he stands up to the Norman overlords
La familia Robinson ( Visual )
in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Un ejecutivo muy mono ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1985 and 1996 in Spanish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Un ambicioso botones que trabaja en unos estudios de televisión encuentra a un chimpacé con un talento sorprendente para predecir programas de éxito, y decide explotar sus cualidades
Los Robinsones de los mares del sur = Swiss family Robinson ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1985 and 2003 in Spanish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Una familia suiza que viajaba en un barco mercante hacia Nueva Guinea naufraga en una isla desierta. Para los cinco robinsones se inicia así una nueva y emocionante vida
Mi cerebro es electrónico = The computer wore tennis shoes ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1985 and 1996 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Debido a una descarga, un estudiante recibe todos los datos almacenados en una computadora. Todo va bien hasta que es secuestrado por unos gánsters
 
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Alternative Names
Anderson, William H. (William Hillyard), 1911-1997
Languages
English (46)
Spanish (8)
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