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Benchley, Peter

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Works: 247 works in 1,206 publications in 27 languages and 30,431 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Sea stories  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Juvenile works  Suspense fiction  Biography  Comic books, strips, etc  Motion pictures 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Narrator, Bibliographic antecedent, Speaker, Scenarist, Performer, Other, Conceptor, Contributor
Classifications: PS3552.E537, 813.54
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Jaws by Peter Benchley( Book )
101 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 3,984 libraries worldwide
It's out there in the water--waiting. Nature's most fearsome predator. It fears nothing. It attacks anything. It devours everything. And the seaside community of Amity is at its mercy. A small-town police chief, a marine biologist, and a modern-day Ahab must try to stop it. But they are only three men--alone against the Great White Death
Jaws by Steven Spielberg( visu )
70 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 3,569 libraries worldwide
The 30th anniversary edition of the classic 'I'm-Never-Going-In-The-Water-Again' story of a killer shark that has taken over the waters near a seaside community, and the three men who set out to kill it
White shark by Peter Benchley( Book )
46 editions published between 1993 and 2002 in 9 languages and held by 2,578 libraries worldwide
Oceanographer Simon Chase battles a creature spreading terror along the East Coast. It is an aquatic humanoid, a Nazi genetic experiment from World War II, which has lain dormant for half a century. By the author of Jaws
Beast by Peter Benchley( Book )
58 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in 13 languages and held by 2,542 libraries worldwide
Whip Darling, a recognized expert on the deep, ponders the cause of a bizarre series of events out in the sea. Under the water, something is moving, something incredible, and savage and huge
The deep by Peter Benchley( Book )
89 editions published between 1976 and 2009 in 13 languages and held by 2,343 libraries worldwide
Et ungt par bliver indviklet i det politiske spil på Bermuda, da de under en sportsdykning finder en sunket last af narkotiske stoffer
Q clearance by Peter Benchley( Book )
36 editions published between 1986 and 1990 in 7 languages and held by 2,115 libraries worldwide
Timothy Burnham's troubles with his wife and Soviet spies and White House insiders begin when, due to his time in grade, he receives Q clearance, access to atomic energy paperwork
The island by Peter Benchley( Book )
70 editions published between 1979 and 2011 in 12 languages and held by 2,091 libraries worldwide
Maynard and his 12-year-old son investigate the story of a remote archipelago southeast of the Bahamas and discover a violent and shocking secret
The girl of the Sea of Cortez by Peter Benchley( Book )
43 editions published between 1975 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,952 libraries worldwide
On an island in the Sea of Cortez, a solitary young woman has a special love and understanding for the sea
Shark trouble : true stories about sharks and the sea by Peter Benchley( Book )
13 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,608 libraries worldwide
The author shares his experiences with and knowledge of the many types of sharks and other dangerous sea creatures, providing advice on how to be smart and stay safe in the ocean, and how to survive if danger suddenly strikes
Rummies by Peter Benchley( Book )
10 editions published between 1989 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 1,308 libraries worldwide
Scott Preston is forced to enter the Banner Clinic for alcoholics where he encounters strange copatients, an heiress disappearance, and murder
Jaws 2 by Jeannot Szwarc( visu )
14 editions published between 1978 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 743 libraries worldwide
It's been four years since that marauding great white shark terrorized the small summer resort of Amity, but it wasn't the only shark. Ready yourself for a thriller, when you meet Jaws 2, a movie that will keep you at the edge of your seat
Jaws by Peter Benchley( Sound Recording )
19 editions published between 1974 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 726 libraries worldwide
Benchley's novel takes us into the watery world of a creature designed by nature to kill--and into the terror it brings from the silent darkness of the deep
Ocean planet : writings and images of the sea by Peter Benchley( Book )
4 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 448 libraries worldwide
Ocean planet is an anthology of powerful writings and photographs which show some of the ways that oceans have influenced and shaped our lives and inspires us to preserve them
Shark trouble [true stories about sharks and the sea] by Peter Benchley( Sound Recording )
13 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 367 libraries worldwide
Peter Benchley combines high adventure with down-to-earth advice in these real-life stories on being safe in, on, under, and around the ocean
Selected from Jaws by Peter Benchley( Book )
5 editions published between 1990 and 1995 in English and held by 339 libraries worldwide
Tiburon by Peter Benchley( Book )
129 editions published between 1973 and 2010 in 16 languages and held by 334 libraries worldwide
Een haai voor de kust van een luxe badplaats op Long Island doodt niet alleen enige badgasten, maar is tevens de oorzaak van een grote economische en psychische ontreddering
The deep by Peter Benchley( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 1982 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 331 libraries worldwide
A young couple go to Bermuda on their honeymoon to dive on the offshore reefs, looking for the wreck of a sunken ship. What they find lures them into a strange and increasingly terrifying struggle for salvage and survival along the floor of the sea
White shark by Peter Benchley( Sound Recording )
9 editions published between 1983 and 1996 in English and held by 249 libraries worldwide
When a Connecticut oceanside community is threatened by a malevolent and lethal white shark, it is up to oceanic scientist Simon Chase to stop the reign of terror
Beast by Peter Benchley( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 190 libraries worldwide
A couple disappears off the coast of Bermuda. The inexplicable and devastating accident baffles investigators, who believe a legendary beast has been forced up from the deep
Jonathan visits the White House by Peter Benchley( Book )
1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 174 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Benchley, Peter Bradford 1940-2006
Benchli, Piter
Benchli, Piter 1940-2006
Benčlijs, Pīters
Bradford Benchley, Peter 1940-2006
Бенчли, Питер
بيتر بنشلي، 1940-2006
ベンチリー, ピーター
Languages
English (415)
Spanish (86)
Italian (41)
French (41)
Dutch (26)
Danish (24)
Czech (17)
Japanese (13)
German (12)
Russian (11)
Polish (8)
Turkish (8)
Chinese (7)
Multiple languages (7)
Finnish (6)
Swedish (4)
Hebrew (4)
Portuguese (3)
Croatian (2)
Norwegian (2)
Slovenian (2)
Sinhalese (2)
Korean (1)
Hungarian (1)
Bengali (1)
Slovak (1)
Thai (1)
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