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Challenger, Professor (Fictitious character)

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Works: 114 works in 344 publications in 3 languages and 10,548 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Film adaptations  Adventure stories  Fantasy fiction  Juvenile works  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  High interest-low vocabulary books  Science fiction 
Classifications: PR4622, 823.8
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Most widely held works about Professor (Fictitious character) Challenger
    The lost world by Arthur Conan Doyle( Book )
    70 editions published between 1912 and 2013 in English and German and held by 2,951 libraries worldwide
    A scientist finds dinosaurs roaming in an unexplored area in South America
    The poison belt by Arthur Conan Doyle( file )
    in English and held by 1,155 libraries worldwide
    The poison belt by Arthur Conan Doyle( file )
    20 editions published between 1913 and 2013 in English and held by 1,109 libraries worldwide
    Professor Challenger imperiously summons his three best friends to come to his country house, each one to bring a cylinder of pure oxygen. When they arrive, the reason for this strange request becomes terrifyingly clear. Professor Challenger has become convinced that the earth is entering a poison belt of ether and that life upon this planet is doomed
    The lost world by Arthur Conan Doyle( Computer File )
    5 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and held by 832 libraries worldwide
    A scientific expedetion led by Professor George Edward Challenger explores a South American plateau where dinosaurs are rumored to flourish
    The lost world : being an account of the recent amazing adventures of Professor George E. Challenger, Lord John Roxton, Professor Summerlee, and Mr. E.D. Malone of the "Daily-Gazette" by Arthur Conan Doyle( Book )
    18 editions published between 1912 and 2011 in English and Chinese and held by 456 libraries worldwide
    Two scientists, a big game hunter, and a journalist travel to the Amazon rain forest. On a volcanic plateau, they discover an isolated world still inhabited by dinosaurs, climaxing in a chase scene with a Tyrannosaurus Rex
    The lost world by Arthur Conan Doyle( visu )
    16 editions published between 1980 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 400 libraries worldwide
    Professor Challenger, the man of vision who persuades his skeptical colleagues to return with him to a remote South American plateau where he has discovered living dinosaurs. Resisting danger and death, Challenger's party returns to London in triumph with a captive Brontosaurus. But the beast escapes, turning the city into a shambles and standing the 20th century on it's head
    The lost world ; &, The poison belt : Professor Challenger adventures by Arthur Conan Doyle( Book )
    2 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in English and held by 321 libraries worldwide
    The complete Professor Challenger stories by Arthur Conan Doyle( Book )
    6 editions published between 1952 and 2004 in English and held by 272 libraries worldwide
    The lost world by Arthur Conan Doyle( Sound Recording )
    14 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 244 libraries worldwide
    Victorian explorers have heard there is a remote plateau where dinosaurs still survive and a group set out on a dangerous mission to find out more about it
    When the world screamed & other stories by Arthur Conan Doyle( Book )
    2 editions published between 1968 and 1990 in English and held by 230 libraries worldwide
    The poison belt : being an account of another amazing adventure of Professor Challenger by Arthur Conan Doyle( Book )
    5 editions published between 1913 and 2001 in English and held by 227 libraries worldwide
    Professor George Challenger and a handful of friends seal themselves in a room when the Earth passes through a belt of poisonous ether
    The lost world and other thrilling tales by Arthur Conan Doyle( Book )
    4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 225 libraries worldwide
    Spurred by the woman he loves, young journalist Edward Malone eagerly joins forces with irascible Professor Challenger on an expedition to South America. Their mission is to verify Professor Challenger's claim of the existence of a Lost World: a mysterious Jurassic-age plateau untouched by human civilization, which holds the promise of treasure and of terror
    The lost world by Arthur Conan Doyle( Sound Recording )
    11 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and held by 217 libraries worldwide
    On a zoology expedition up the Amazon, Professor Challenger has made an inexplicable discovery. Back in London, his claims are ridiculed throughout the professional community. Reluctantly, he recounts to Journalist Edward Malone, "Curupuri is the spirit of the woods, something terrible, something malevolent, something to be avoided. None can describe its shape or nature, but it is a word of terror along the Amazon. Something terrible lay that way. It was my business to find out what it was."
    The Professor Challenger stories: The lost world, The poison belt, The land of mist, The disintegration machine, When the world screamed by Arthur Conan Doyle( Book )
    3 editions published between 1952 and 1969 in English and held by 212 libraries worldwide
    The Lost World: Professor Challenger leads a team deep into Amazon to a plateau where they find living dinosaurs and other prehistoric forms of life
    The poison belt by Arthur Conan Doyle( file )
    7 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 158 libraries worldwide
    Professor Challenger summons his three best friends to his country house. Each one is to bring a cylinder of pure oxygen. Challenger has become convinced that the earth is entering a poison belt of ether and that life on this planet is doomed
    Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's The lost world ( visu )
    3 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and held by 144 libraries worldwide
    English zoology professor George Edward Challenger discovers a "lost world" of Jurassic reptiles isolated within the thick, unexplored Amazon. To prove their existence, he organizes a group expedition with playboy Lord Roxton, American socialites Jennifer Holmes, her brother David Holmes, news writer and photographer Ed Malone and Challenger's colleague and rival Professor Walter Summerlee. Local pilot Gomez and travel guide Costa lead the pack on an awesome havoc-wreaking adventure where dinosaurs from long ago still roam free
    The land of mist by Arthur Conan Doyle( Book )
    8 editions published between 1926 and 2012 in English and held by 140 libraries worldwide
    One of Doyle's novels about the exploits of the intrepid Professor Challenger, this book was heavily influenced by the beliefs of Spiritualism, which Doyle became interested in after the death of his son, brother, and two nephews in the First World War
    The lost world by Arthur Conan Doyle( file )
    6 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 122 libraries worldwide
    Featuring the bold Professor Challenger, The lost world is the account of a scientific expedition by four high-spirited Englishmen--two scientists, a big-game hunter, and a journalist--deep into the Amazon jungle. In this region, cut off from the outside world by unscalable vertical cliffs and fetid swamps, they encounter a world where dinosaurs roam free and natives fight out a murderous war with their fierce neighbors, the ape-men. Trapped on the isolated plateau with only hunting rifles as protection, the four must use savvy and intellect to escape from this primeval terror
    The lost world by Arthur Conan Doyle( Sound Recording )
    1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 105 libraries worldwide
    Professor Challenger leads an expedition to explore an isolated plateau rising above the Amazon jungles where they discover dinosaurs, primitive ape-men, and prehistoric monsters
    The lost world : being an account of the recent adventures of Professor E. Challenger, Lord John Roxton, Professor Summerlee, and Mr. Ed Malone of the "Daily Gazette" by Arthur Conan Doyle( Book )
    2 editions published between 1960 and 1990 in English and held by 75 libraries worldwide
 
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