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Challenger, Professor (Fictitious character)

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Works: 98 works in 396 publications in 6 languages and 12,005 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Science fiction  Juvenile works  Silent films  Animated films  Action and adventure films  Adventure stories 
Classifications: PR4622, 823.8
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Publications about Professor (Fictitious character) Challenger
Most widely held works about Professor (Fictitious character) Challenger
    The lost world by Arthur Conan Doyle( Book )
    130 editions published between 1912 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 3,221 libraries worldwide
    A scientist finds dinosaurs roaming in an unexplored area in South America
    The lost world by Arthur Conan Doyle( file )
    47 editions published between 1981 and 2012 in English and held by 1,509 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
    The poison belt by Arthur Conan Doyle( Book )
    40 editions published between 1913 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 484 libraries worldwide
    In this classic, Professor Challenger summons Professor Summerlee, Lord John Roxton, and E.D. Malone to his sitting room with one unusual request: bring your own oxygen
    The lost world by Arthur Conan Doyle( visu )
    17 editions published between 1925 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 392 libraries worldwide
    Professor Challenger, the man of vision, 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 return 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 poison belt by Arthur Conan Doyle( file )
    20 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and held by 282 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
    The complete Professor Challenger stories by Arthur Conan Doyle( Book )
    7 editions published between 1952 and 2004 in English and held by 260 libraries worldwide
    The poison belt : being an account of another amazing adventure of Professor Challenger by Arthur Conan Doyle( Book )
    6 editions published between 1913 and 2001 in English and held by 228 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
    When the world screamed & other stories by Arthur Conan Doyle( Book )
    2 editions published between 1968 and 1990 in English and held by 223 libraries worldwide
    The lost world and other thrilling tales by Arthur Conan Doyle( Book )
    4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 222 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 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 )
    4 editions published between 1952 and 1969 in English and held by 210 libraries worldwide
    When the World Screamed: Challenger believes that the earth is actually a living organism that is unaware of the life that exists on its outer crust. He assembles a team to drill eight miles into the ground to verify his theory
    Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's The lost world ( visu )
    3 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and held by 161 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 151 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 Susan Kingsley( Book )
    1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 65 libraries worldwide
    This series provides reading and learning at four language levels through a range of integrated activities designed to develop reading skills, consolidate vocabulary, and offer personalized project work
    O fim do terceiro mundo : romance by Márcio Souza( Book )
    2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 59 libraries worldwide
    Alien Voices presents Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's The lost world by Nat Segaloff( Sound Recording )
    1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 54 libraries worldwide
    Professor Challenger and his team explore an Amazon plateau and discover a relic of prehistoric times, a lost world inhabited by dinosaurs and ape-men
    The annotated Lost world : the classic adventure novel by Arthur Conan Doyle( Book )
    1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 45 libraries worldwide
    Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's The lost world by Arthur Conan Doyle( Sound Recording )
    2 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 40 libraries worldwide
    This fully dramatized, live performance of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's classic takes you on an incredible journey of adventure, as a scientific expedition delves deep into the Amazon jungle -- and back in time
    The lost world by Pauline Francis( Book )
    1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 35 libraries worldwide
    When four Englishmen and their guides venture into a "prehistoric," remote plateau in the South American jungle, they must rely on their cunning and intellect to escape from the plateau and its carnivorous inhabitants
    Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's The lost world double feature ( visu )
    1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 28 libraries worldwide
    Based on the work of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, these films star John Rhys-Davies as the leader of a group traveling through Africa investigating rumors of amazing beasts. The crew discovers more than they bargained for: a lost world where dinosaurs still roam the land and primitive people still exist. In the second movie, it is several years later and the world is in danger of extinction, threatened by oil companies. The crew must now not only save themselves, but outwit man and nature
    The lost world by Chaz Brenchley( Book )
    2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 27 libraries worldwide
    In this retelling, 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-Publisher
 
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English (277)
Spanish (14)
German (3)
Chinese (2)
French (1)
Swedish (1)
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