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Welfare, Simon

Overview
Works: 76 works in 173 publications in 7 languages and 3,049 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Medical films (Motion pictures)  Biographical films  History  Documentary television programs  Humor  Nonfiction television programs  Fiction  Case studies 
Roles: Author, Producer, Author of screenplay, Editor, Scenarist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Simon Welfare
Publications by Simon Welfare
Most widely held works by Simon Welfare
Arthur C. Clarke's mysterious world by Simon Welfare( Book )
22 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 917 libraries worldwide
Overzicht van nog onopgeloste natuurwetenschappelijke raadsels uit heden en verleden, gebaseerd op de door de Engelse s.-f. schrijver Arthur C. Clarke gepresenteerde t.v.-serie
Red empire : the forbidden history of the USSR by Gwyneth Hughes( Book )
9 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and held by 666 libraries worldwide
Over 200 photos with captions and text tell the story of communism and the birth of the Soviet Union
Arthur C. Clarke's world of strange powers by John Fairley( Book )
9 editions published between 1984 and 1991 in English and held by 495 libraries worldwide
These stories challenge the credulity and imagination. Tales of ghosts and poltergeists, of dowsers who find oil with a twig, men who walk on fire, women who bleed with the wounds of Christ, mediums who claim to raise the spirit of the dead and visions that are tragically fulfilled
Cabinet of curiosities by Simon Welfare( Book )
4 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 164 libraries worldwide
"In the olden times, before there were proper, scientific museums, every self-respecting city had its Cabinet of Curiosities: a collection of historical relics, many with hazy backgrounds, each with its own set of accompanying stories and legends. People would come and stare for hours. Today, Simon Welfare and John Fairley have gathered a modern reader's Cabinet of Curiosities, every one more amusing, entertaining, curious, and intriguing than the last. read about Pete Marsh, who died in A.D. 210 and was discovered, his body intact, in 1984. Read about the American Rotten Sneakers contest, and the Diaper Derby; about the Tokyo woman whose plastic surgery gave her the face of Mona Lisa; about the centuries-old Voynich Manuscript, two hundred pages of beautiful, flowery, and undecipherable writing known as the world's most mysterious book. Read Welfare and Fairley's "Cabinet of Curiosities," and on each page uncover more mysteries for yourself."--Jacket
Days of majesty by Simon Welfare( Book )
5 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 157 libraries worldwide
Arthur C. Clarke's chronicles of the strange and mysterious by John Fairley( Book )
8 editions published between 1987 and 1994 in English and held by 136 libraries worldwide
Do 'wildmen' roam the mountains of China? Does a puma stalk the leafy lanes of Surrey? What can explain the extraordinary reports of people who suddenly catch fire and are consumed by flames? These are just a few of the mysteries analyzed in this book
Arthur C. Clarke's A-Z of mysteries from Atlantis to zombies by Simon Welfare( Book )
4 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 128 libraries worldwide
Days of majesty by Simon Welfare( visu )
5 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 100 libraries worldwide
A stunning film that beautifully depicts and celebrates the ceremonies that draw milions of tourists to England every year, those associated with the Royal Family
Take the world from another point of view ( visu )
3 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and held by 50 libraries worldwide
Richard Feynman is interviewed in his Yorkshire home and walking in the countryside, about how his inquiring mind was developed and about his views of science
Great honeymoon disasters by Simon Welfare( Book )
4 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
Futurology by Simon Welfare( Book )
6 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
Geheimnisvolle Welten : an d. Grenzen unserer Wirklichkeit by Arthur C Clarke( Book )
6 editions published between 1980 and 1990 in 3 languages and held by 15 libraries worldwide
New connexions by David Christie( Book )
4 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
From Atlantis to zombies by Simon Welfare( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
The forbidden history of the USSR by Gwyneth Hughes( Book )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
New connexions ( Book )
4 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
New connexions by Joanna Gray( Book )
4 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Kronika čuda i misterija by Arthur C Clarke( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in Croatian and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Awakenings by Oliver Sacks( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Documentary deals with the aftermath of the encephalitis outbreak which occurred following World War I. Describes and depicts the symptoms of the condition and the initially dramatic and beneficial effect of l-dopa treatment. Includes interviews with Oliver Sacks
Awakenings ( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Documentary deals with the aftermath of the encephalitis outbreak which occurred following World War I, a condition called encephalitis lethargica or "the sleeping sickness". Victims of this condition who recovered were often found to develop parkinsonian features weeks to even years following recovery from the encephalitis. Describes and depicts the symptoms of the condition and the initially dramatic and beneficial effect of l-dopa treatment. Includes interviews with Dr. Oliver Sacks
 
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Alternative Names
ウェルフェア, サイモン
Languages
English (88)
German (4)
Czech (3)
French (2)
Croatian (1)
Japanese (1)
Dutch (1)
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