WorldCat Identities

West, Samuel

Overview
Works: 67 works in 94 publications in 3 languages and 1,885 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Political fiction  Science fiction  History  Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Satire  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Documentary films 
Roles: Narrator, Performer, Actor
Classifications: PR6029.R8, 823.912
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Samuel West
Secrets of underground London( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the surface, London is a buzzing, modern metropolis. But underneath lies a secret, hidden world, all but forgotten by the millions of people above. Secrets of Underground London uncovers 2000 years of subterranean history: a world of ancient caves and perfectly preserved Roman remains; mysterious rivers and gruesome plague pits; impenetrable vaults and top-secret bunkers
Secrets of the Tower of London( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Standing guard over the city of London for nearly 1,000 years, the formidable Tower of London has been a royal castle, a prison, a place of execution and torture, an armory and the Royal Mint. This program unlocks the doors to secret rooms, talks to the people who do the jobs no one sees and reveals some surprising facts about one of England's most famous icons
Secrets of Henry VIII's palace( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary that focuses on Hampton Court Palace, from its origin through today. It was originally built for Cardinal Thomas Wolsey, a favorite of King Henry VIII, in 1529, as Wolsey fell from favor, the palace was passed to the King, who enlarged it. Today, the palace is open to the public, and a major tourist attraction. Along with St. James's Palace, it is one of only two surviving palaces of the many owned by Henry VIII
Secrets of iconic British estates( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Take a spectacular tour of four of Britain's most beautiful stately homes with this gorgeous DVD and book presentation: Highclere Castle, Hampton Court Palace, Althorp, and Chatsworth. And in Secrets of the Manor House, discover the realities of 'upstairs-downstairs' life and what it was like behind the 'green baize door.' Be transported back in time to the sumptuous world of Britain's greatest treasure houses!
The planets( Visual )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reveals a story of personal achievement and technological triumph, seen through the eyes of dozens of leading authorities on the leading edge of planetary exploration and on both sides of the high-stakes Cold War race into space. From our first glimpse of the dark side of the moon to the first high-risk dash through the rings of Saturn; from the search for extraterrestrial life to humanity's possible future on alien worlds, it's an epic journey of cosmic discovery, amazement and adventure
The planets( Visual )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reveals a story of personal achievement and technological triumph, seen through the eyes of dozens of leading authorities on the leading edge of planetary exploration and on both sides of the high-stakes Cold War race into space. From our first glimpse of the dark side of the moon to the first high-risk dash through the rings of Saturn; from the search for extraterrestrial life to humanity's possible future on alien worlds, it's an epic journey of cosmic discovery, amazement and adventure
The planets( Visual )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reveals a story of personal achievement and technological triumph, seen through the eyes of dozens of leading authorities on the leading edge of planetary exploration and on both sides of the high-stakes Cold War race into space. From our first glimpse of the dark side of the moon to the first high-risk dash through the rings of Saturn; from the search for extraterrestrial life to humanity's possible future on alien worlds, it's an epic journey of cosmic discovery, amazement and adventure
The planets( Visual )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reveals a story of personal achievement and technological triumph, seen through the eyes of dozens of leading authorities on the leading edge of planetary exploration and on both sides of the high-stakes Cold War race into space. From our first glimpse of the dark side of the moon to the first high-risk dash through the rings of Saturn; from the search for extraterrestrial life to humanity's possible future on alien worlds, it's an epic journey of cosmic discovery, amazement and adventure
The planets( Visual )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reveals a story of personal achievement and technological triumph, seen through the eyes of dozens of leading authorities on the leading edge of planetary exploration and on both sides of the high-stakes Cold War race into space. From our first glimpse of the dark side of the moon to the first high-risk dash through the rings of Saturn; from the search for extraterrestrial life to humanity's possible future on alien worlds, it's an epic journey of cosmic discovery, amazement and adventure
The planets( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reveals a story of personal achievement and technological triumph, seen through the eyes of dozens of leading authorities on the leading edge of planetary exploration and on both sides of the high-stakes Cold War race into space. From our first glimpse of the dark side of the moon to the first high-risk dash through the rings of Saturn; from the search for extraterrestrial life to humanity's possible future on alien worlds, it's an epic journey of cosmic discovery, amazement and adventure
A Shropshire lad by A. E Housman( Recording )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Published at the author's own expense in 1896, after rejection from publishers, the collection contains a cycle of 63 poems. Despite exploring themes of lost love, obsession, pessimism and death, the poems touched English readers and became a bestseller during the Second Boar War and World War I
Nineteen eighty-four by George Orwell( Recording )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een kritisch partijlid van de totalitaire socialistische staat, die beheerst wordt door Big Brother, begaat een misdrijf door van een vrouw te houden
The voyage of the Dawn Treader by C. S Lewis( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edmund and Lucy are drawn back to Narnia and, with their horrible cousin Eustace, they join King Caspian and the brave mouse Reepicheep on a sworn mission to find the seven missing Lords of Narnia. The quest becomes a test of bravery for them all as they are lead into encounters with sea serpents, dragons, and invisible enemies, and onto mysterious islands. Can they end the quest and break the final enchantment?
Human traces by Sebastian Faulks( Recording )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sixteen-year-old Jacques Rebière is living a humble life in rural France, studying butterflies and frogs by candlelight in his bedroom. Across the Channel, in England, the playful Thomas Midwinter, also sixteen, is enjoying a life of ease, resigned to follow his father's wishes to pursue a career in medicine. A fateful seaside meeting four years later sets the two young men on a profound course of friendship and discovery; they will become pioneers in the burgeoning field of psychiatry. But when a female patient at the doctor's Austrian sanatorium becomes dangerously ill, the two men's conflicting diagnoses threaten to divide them and to undermine all their professional achievements--Publisher's description
Touched by Auschwitz( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Overlevenden van het concentratiekamp Auschwitz vertellen hoe het verblijf in het kamp hun leven heeft beïnvloed
L'ami retrouvé Reunion by Jerry Schatzberg( Visual )

10 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Nach fast 60 Jahren macht sich ein Amerikaner in Stuttgart auf die Suche nach einer verlorenen Freundschaft, die der Sohn jüdischer Eltern 1932 mit einem Aristokratensproß einging und die unter dem Druck der Verhältnisse zu zerbrechen schien. Der Freund von damals ist entgegen dem Anschein kein Nazi geworden, sondern Widerstandskämpfer. [...]" [film.dienst.de]
Henry V by William Shakespeare( )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Prince Hal" has ascended to the throne of England. After a land dispute, Henry decides to invade France, leading inevitably to the bloody Battle of Agincourt--and providing a stage for Shakespeare to comment on the human condition
Armstrong & Miller by Alexander Armstrong( Recording )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Welcome to the strange world of "Armstrong & Miller", which includes some comedy sketches with tough-guy cops in Parsons and Lampkin (and Lampkin's Mate Steve), and there's an insider's view of National Trousers Day - 'because involvement should be as easy as a walk to the wardrobe'. More highlights include some really macho rock climbers, and the corrupt world of mountaineering: is Everest the tallest mountain, or are there others they keep quiet about so they don't have to climb them? There's a track from rock legends Strijka, and you can also hear how Logarythm - the world's most successful school band - got together
Nineteen eighty-four : a novel by George Orwell( Book )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in Undetermined and English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eternal warfare is the price of bleak prosperity in this satire of totalitarian barbarism
Great speeches in history( )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From Socrates to Charles I, Danton to Lincoln-here are some of history's most significant figures with their most important speeches. Fighting for justice, for freedom of speech, and sometimes even for their own lives, these orators demonstrate the finest resources of language in the service of the most dramatic issues of their day"--Insert
 
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Nineteen eighty-four
Alternative Names
Samuel West acteur britannique

Samuel West attore britannico

Samuel West britischer Schauspieler und Regisseur

Samuel West britisk skodespelar

Samuel West britisk skuespiller

Samuel West Brits acteur

Samuel West brittisk skådespelare

West, Sam, 1966-

Уэст, Сэмюэл

סמואל וסט

ساموئل وست بازیگر بریتانیایی

새뮤얼 웨스트

サミュエル・ウェスト

塞缪尔·韦斯特

山穆·維斯特

Languages
English (31)

French (8)

German (1)

Covers
Nineteen eighty-fourHuman tracesArmstrong & Miller