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Weiss, Sam

Overview
Works: 105 works in 142 publications in 5 languages and 778 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Didactic fiction  Juvenile works  Drama  Film adaptations  Fables 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Instrumentalist, Illustrator, Performer, ani
Classifications: PS3558.A7378, 813.54
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Publications about Sam Weiss
Publications by Sam Weiss
Most widely held works by Sam Weiss
Is it always right to be right? : a tale of transforming workplace conflict into creativity and collaboration by Warren H Schmidt( Book )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 214 libraries worldwide
A peacock in the land of penguins ( visu )
11 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in English and held by 166 libraries worldwide
Perry the Peacock, his co-workers and the penguins learn diversity in the workplace
The reluctant dragon and, the furious flycycle ( visu )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 39 libraries worldwide
In The reluctant dragon, a dragon moves to a sleepy village, so the townspeople call St. George, the famous dragon exterminator, and look forward to the fight. A local lad has a chat with the dragon, however, and finds out that the dragon doesn't want to fight anyone. Is there a way to keep everybody happy? In The furious flycycle, Melvin Spitznagle, a mechanical genius, can't resist borrowing an inventor's anti-gravity pellet and trying to unravel its secrets
Grimm's fairy tales ( Computer File )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 28 libraries worldwide
Includes the stories "The fisherman & his wife" and "Tom Thumb." Hosted by Hayley Mills
Grimm's fairy tales ( Computer File )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 27 libraries worldwide
Includes the stories "Seven with one blow" and "The youth who wanted to shiver." Hosted by Hayley Mills
Spinning tops & tickle bops ( visu )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
The entire family will savor this richly entertaining series of three charming stories that tell children why we take care of property, why people have special jobs, and why we need each other
Shiver, gobble and snore ; The kings of snark ; The town that had no policeman ; The fisherman who needed a knife ( visu )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
The four stories demonstrate concepts of society. Why we have laws, why we have elections, why we have policemen and public services, and why we use money to buy things instead of trading goods
The fisherman & his wife ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in Spanish and held by 20 libraries worldwide
An animated film about a humble fisherman who nets a golden fish that grants wishes until the fisherman's wife with her preposterous wishes causes a reversal of their fortune. Based on the fairy tale entitled Vom Fischer und seiner Frau by the brothers Grimm
Tom Thumb ( Computer File )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 18 libraries worldwide
An animated adaptation of the classic fairy tale about tiny Tom Thumb who is able to overcome dangerous obstacles despite his size
The youth who wanted to shiver ( Computer File )
3 editions published between 1978 and 2005 in Spanish and English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
An animated adaptation of the classic fairy tale by the Brothers Grimm, about a young boy who sets out into the world to learn how to fear and shiver
Race without a finish line ( visu )
2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
Uses humour to show the monumental changes that are confronting organizations, including changing markets, changing customer perceptions and changing global competition
Legend of John Henry an American folk tale ( visu )
4 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
An animated story which explores the life of the legendary John Henry, a Black man who pitted his strength against the new-fangled steam drill
The Cave a parable ( Computer File )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
A fable based on Book Seven of Plato's Republic. Animation is used to present a tale in which four prisoners in a cave mistake shadows -- or illusions -- for reality. When one is released into the upper world, he comes to understand the nature of truth and the responsibility that accompanies this understanding
The three golden hairs ( Computer File )
2 editions published in 2005 in Spanish and English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Presents Grimm's fairy tale in which a girl has to pluck three hairs from the devil's beard before she can marry the prince she loves. For elementary grades
Dang yi zhi kong que lai dao qi e guo by Ha te li( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in Chinese and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Pigeonholed in the land of penguins a tale of seeing beyond stereotypes by B. J Gallagher( Book )
4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Pigeon-holed in the land of penguins ( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
The penguins learn about stereotyping, diversity and teams in the workplace
Ueber die Infiltration der Hirngefässe bei der progressiven Paralyse by Sam Weiss( Book )
2 editions published in 1908 in German and held by 7 libraries worldwide
The reluctant dragon by Kenneth Grahame( visu )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
A complaint is a gift ( visu )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
"Using customer feedback as a strategic tool. In this delightful animated program A Complaint is a Gift, we meet Complaint and join him on his journey through the Land of Catchy Slogans, the Land of Big Promises, and the Land of Lofty Visions as he seeks to be heard, acknowledged, and have his issues resolved. On his journey, Complaint finds that his needs are not satisfied until he finally reaches the Land of Complaints."--Publisher's web site
 
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Languages
English (39)
Spanish (6)
German (2)
Hebrew (1)
Chinese (1)
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