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Sachs, Andrew

Overview
Works: 802 works in 1,715 publications in 3 languages and 33,291 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Drama  Domestic fiction  Biography  Folklore  Film adaptations  Fantasy fiction  History  Humor 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Commentator, Costume designer, Other, Creator
Classifications: PN1997.2, 612
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Publications about Andrew Sachs
Publications by Andrew Sachs
Most widely held works by Andrew Sachs
Planets by Dorling Kindersley Vision( visu )
13 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 1,783 libraries worldwide
Journey through space and time, witness the birth of the sun, travel to the outer limits of the solar system, and much more
Eyewitness ocean ( visu )
12 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 1,619 libraries worldwide
Discover the ancient myths that surround our oceans and the modern science behind them
Natural disasters by Dorling Kindersley Vision( visu )
10 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 1,478 libraries worldwide
Explores the forces that shape our planet and affect our lives, from hurricanes to volcanoes. Rare footage reveals the Earth at its most violent
Plant ( visu )
9 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 1,354 libraries worldwide
A colorful tour of the world's most dazzling flora-- from the most magical to the most bizarre. Watch buds burst, flowers bloom, and discover the myriad ways plants struggle to survive
Quartet by James Ivory( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1,232 libraries worldwide
The rumor circling the halls is that Beecham House (the home for retired musicians) is soon to play host to a new resident. Word is, it₂s a star. Reginald, Wilfred and Cecily are in for a special shock when the new arrival turns out to be none other than their former singing partner, Jean. Her subsequent career as a star soloist, and the ego that accompanied it, split up their long friendship and ended her marriage to Reggie, who takes the news of her arrival particularly hard
Monster by Dorling Kindersley Vision( visu )
13 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 1,163 libraries worldwide
A journey through fact and fantasy, putting viewers face to face with deadly spiders, scorpions, and ferocious crocodiles. Meet terrifying monsters and discover the real creatures who may have inspired these mythical beasts
Human machine ( visu )
12 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 1,101 libraries worldwide
A look at one of the world's most complex machines, capable of laughing, crying, and even reproducing itself
Einstein revealed ( visu )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 1,084 libraries worldwide
Journey into the mind of a genius-- and, with the help of some whimsical computer animation, visualize experiments only Einstein could imagine
Shark by Yvonne. Thomas, Paul. Sheen, Martin. Dorling Kindersley, Inc. British Broadcasting Corporation. BBC Wildvision (Firm) BBC Lionheart Television (Firm) Oregon Public Broadcasting Ellis( visu )
5 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in English and held by 946 libraries worldwide
Takes you down into the murky world of sharks and their relatives, reveals what motivates these fascinating creatures, and dispels some myths about their behavior. Discover a shark that can fit in your hand and a shark that eats only plankton--and learn that not all sharks are killing machines
Fawlty Towers the complete collection by John Cleese( visu )
32 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 917 libraries worldwide
Basil Fawlty is the sharp-tongued, short-fused owner of Fawlty Towers, a British hotel plagued by crisis, chaos and bizarre characters. This set collects all 12 episodes of the British comedy. Includes interviews with the writer and star, John Cleese
Chitty Chitty Bang Bang by Ian Fleming( Sound Recording )
17 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 865 libraries worldwide
YA. Fantasy fiction. Science fiction. Young adult fiction. A car that floats? ... that flies? ... that can steer itself? It MUST be CHITTY CHITTY BANG BANG! Only Ian Fleming, the creator of James Bond, could have dreamed up this marvelous 'mobile, its enterprising owners, and a series of adventures that rival those of 007 himself! When resourceful inventor Caractacus Pott saves the enormous green roadster from the scrap heap, it doesn't take long for his family to realize that they have a pretty amazing auto. Their day trip to the beach turns into an exciting sea voyage, complete with a secret cave and a gang of ruthless mobsters (who have a giant stockpile of explosives)! The Potts quickly learn that Chitty Chitty Bang Bang may be their only hope!
Dinosaur by Dorling Kindersley Vision( visu )
2 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 784 libraries worldwide
Pieces together the facts about the dinosaurs. Let's you experience the process of discovery from start to finish - the excitement of digging, reconstruction, and finally the realisation of what dinosaurs might really have looked like
Human machine (Bodyzone) ( visu )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 694 libraries worldwide
One of an 8-part series of adventures in a virtual science museum. This segment investigates the most complex machine of all-- the human body. Discusses what it requires for survival and describes its intricate systems. Shows how a network of signals enables us to breathe, see, hear and digest food. Examines circulation. Looks at the function of organs and cells. Shows how the brain organizes its information
Walking with cavemen by Richard Dale( visu )
5 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 629 libraries worldwide
How did our ancestors come to invent language, to shape the world with tools, to create art, and to imagine the future? Follow your family tree all the way back to the first primate ancestors to stand on two legs. See how the first sparks of reason in early humans helped them to adapt in an ever-changing world
Flight ( visu )
7 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 596 libraries worldwide
Combines the story of manned flight with a celebration of nature's great fliers, from birds to insects. Discover how human designers borrowed ideas from nature to build the planes and jets of today
Urchin of the riding stars by Margaret McAllister( Sound Recording )
13 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 558 libraries worldwide
A group of animals, led by an orphaned squirrel, learns about friendship and loyalty when they band together to defend their island kingdom against evil forces
Silas Marner by George Eliot( Sound Recording )
16 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 463 libraries worldwide
Embittered by his past, miserly Marner retreats into a lonely life with his hoarded gold. Then fate steals his riches and leaves instead a golden-haired child. The secret of the young girl's past and who stole the gold are at the heart of this compelling classic
Bear ( visu )
3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 451 libraries worldwide
Explores the characteristics and behaviour of bears, and looks at some of the history, anecdotes and legends associated with them. Followed by a short programme which looks behind the scenes at the making of Bear. Suggested audience: primary, intermediate, secondary, general
Life ( visu )
10 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in English and held by 443 libraries worldwide
Chronicles the origin and development of life from the first single celled creatures, through the age of the dinosaurs, to the complex variety of life that exists today
Terry Pratchett's Going postal by Terry Pratchett( visu )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 437 libraries worldwide
When Moist von Lipwig is caught for his trickery, he is given the option of becoming the next postmaster or falling down a deep pit
 
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Alternative Names
Sachs, Andreas Siegfried 1930-
Sachs, Andrew, 1930-
Languages
English (191)
Spanish (2)
Catalan (1)
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