WorldCat Identities

Brock, Richard

Overview
Works: 166 works in 220 publications in 3 languages and 981 library holdings
Genres: Television mini-series  Nature films  Science television programs  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Nature television programs  Miscellanea  Educational television programs 
Roles: Director, Producer, Author, Performer
Classifications: QH366.2, 578
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Richard Brock
 
Most widely held works by Richard Brock
The living planet : a portrait of the earth by David Attenborough( Visual )

5 editions published between 1984 and 2004 in English and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Host David Attenborough visits the great environmental regions of the planet to examine how plants and animals adapt to their surroundings and how otherwise unrelated organisms, molded by similar conditions, develop similar techniques for solving problems of survival
The open ocean( Visual )

4 editions published between 1984 and 1995 in French and English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Host David Attenborough looks at the vast amount of space covered by the earth's oceans, underwater topography, the minute, drifting plankton and forests of kelp, food chains, and the evolution of fish and mammals
Life on earth a natural history by David Attenborough( Visual )

9 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This series which took three years to make, involved one and a half million miles of travel, and includes some of the most beautiful, breathtaking and ambitious photography ever seen on television, including the unforgetable sequence in which its narrator, David Attenborough, meets a family of wild mountain gorillas"--Container
Life on earth the complete series by David Attenborough( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Publisher's description: It is the greatest story on earth, the development of life on this planet over three and a half billion years. The series which tells it took three years to make, involved one and a half million miles of travel, and includes some of the most beautiful, breathtaking and ambitious photography ever seen on television
The Roots of wildlife conservation( Visual )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A BBC film crew retraces the four year journey (1959-1962) of German filmmaker Eugen Schuhmacher to film species he felt might soon become extinct (Javan rhinos, the Asiatic lion, nesting seabirds of Norway, Andean condors in Ecuador, orangutans in Borneo, Antarctica's penguins and seals). The program intercuts Schumacher's footage with film of those species today
The living planet a portrait of the earth( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The building of the earth: Host David Attenborough reveals how huge forces formed the earth, how continents move, and how the planet earth has become so amazingly varied. He visits an erupting volcano in Iceland, finds giant plants on Mount Kenya, and investigates the recolonization of Krakatoa and Mount St. Helens by wildlife. The frozen world: Attenborough visits icy mountain slopes in the Andes and travels to the remote Arctic and Antarctic to explore how various plants and animals have adapted to these frigid, forbidding conditions
Kritische Betrachtungen über die Herzspitze im Röntgenbild by Richard Brock( )

6 editions published in 1938 in German and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Living planet a portrait of the earth( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seas of grass: Attenborough visits the African grasslands, where antelope, zebra and wildebeast reside with their predators, lions and cheetahs. The Baking deserts: Desert animals survive heat and drought in a variety of ingenious ways
The Living planet a portrait of the earth( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Community of skies: The atmosphere is a covering that is constantly on the move with a current of air, often global in scale, manufacturing the world's weather. In order to drift and fly, plants and animals must overcome gravity. Sweet fresh water: The world's largest river system, the Amazon, is followed by Attenborough from its source in the Peruvian Andes to its huge coastal delta in Brazil. The Margins of the land: Life between the tides makes great demands on the inhabitants, yet many creatures have made their home in this shifting world of mud and sand
The Living planet a portrait of the earth( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Northern forests: Trees of the coniferous forests have special adaptations that enable them to survive long cold winters. Many animals that inhabit these vast forests are dependent on the trees for leaves, cones or bark. Further south, in the deciduous woodland, we see how bears, skunks, raccoons, squirrels and opossums put on fat for the winter. Jungle: Attenborough makes a vertical journey down a kapok tree, whose crown emerges above the jungle canopy. He descends through the various layers to the forest floor below finding en route some of the most colorful and extraordinary plants and animals on earth
The Living planet a portrait of the earth( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Worlds apart: Despite their often-small size and isolation many islands are inhabited by wildlife. Attenborough investigates the ways in which plants and animals arrive at these locations and how they survive when they get there. Oceans: This program looks at the oceans, from drowned plains and hidden mountains to the minute drifting plankton and forests of kelp. The food webs of the oceans and the evolution of fish and mammals that live there are featured. New worlds: Humans have changed the face of the planet in many ways, causing willful damage and destruction while also creating new habitats for lants and animals. Adaptability is the key to success and this program looks at the mixed fortunes of a wide variety of wildlife
Requiem by Gwinnett Festival Singers( Recording )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life in the trees by David Attenborough( Visual )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Host David Attenborough discusses the evolution of the primates and how they solved the problems of life in the trees by developing binocular vision and grasping hands. Shows examples of lemurs on the island of Madagascar, ground-dwelling monkeys in Japan, chimpanzeees on the shore of Lake Tanganyika, and mountain gorillas in the highlands of Rwanda
The Living planet( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eleventh program in a 12-part series about planet earth. Host and naturalist David Attenborough looks at the vast amount of space covered by the earth's oceans, underwater topography, the minute, drifting plankton and forests of kelp, food chains, and the evolution of fish and mammals
The Compulsive communicators by David Attenborough( Visual )

3 editions published between 1981 and 1988 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David Attenborough discusses the vast number of ways in which humans communicate and how these processes differentiate human beings from other animals
The Living planet by David Attenborough( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines how plants and animals adapt to their physical surroundings in a variety of environments
Big oil in the wake of the Exxon Valdez( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Report on the effects on the wildlife and environment of Alaska of the Exxon Valdez disaster of March 1989 which resulted in the spilling of some 11 million gallons of oil
Sea snakes friend or foe?( Visual )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A view of the yellow-bellied sea snake, not only the deadliest of reptiles, but the most abundant
Living planet a portrait of life on earth( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New worlds. Host David Attenborough looks at the mixed fortunes of a wide variety of animals that have been affected by man's damage or changes to the environment. He also examines the fortunes of man himself and his impact through time on the earth. Also provides a glimpse into the possible future of the earth
Living planet a portrait of life on earth( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seas of grass. Grass grows all over the world, sustaining a host of creatures, particularly the African grasslands, which are home to the greatest collection of savannah animals. Here, antelope, zebra and wildebeest reside with their predators, lions and cheetahs
 
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Languages
English (43)

German (6)

French (2)