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Sachs, Andrew

Overview
Works: 804 works in 1,656 publications in 4 languages and 31,926 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Drama  Biography  Folklore  Film adaptations  Humor  Domestic fiction  History  Historical fiction 
Roles: Narrator, Actor, Performer, Commentator, Costume designer, Other, Creator
Classifications: QL638.9, 612
Publication Timeline
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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 1,796 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 1,648 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 1,481 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 1,378 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
Monster by Dorling Kindersley Vision( visu )
13 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 1,174 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 )
11 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 1,126 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 1,099 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 ( visu )
5 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in English and held by 947 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 1986 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 921 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 872 libraries worldwide
Two children persuade their father, an inventor, to purchase and restore an old car which turns out to have magical powers
Dinosaur by Dorling Kindersley Vision( visu )
2 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 783 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 689 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 645 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 ifrst 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 )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 597 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 564 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
Bear ( visu )
3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 471 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
Silas Marner by George Eliot( Sound Recording )
16 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 462 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 girls's past and who stole the gold are at the heart of this classic
Life ( visu )
8 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 453 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 428 libraries worldwide
"Adapted from Terry Pratchett's best-selling book comes the story of arch-swindler Moist von Lipwig and the beautiful, vengeful Adora Belle Dearheart"--ABC TV website
Survival ( visu )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 427 libraries worldwide
All life forms face a daily struggle to survive, whether they are prey or predator. It's not necessarily the fastest, strongest, biggest, or even smartest who survive
 
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Alternative Names
Sachs, Andreas Siegfried 1930- Frueherer Name
Sachs, Andrew, 1930-
Languages
English (188)
Spanish (3)
Catalan (1)
French (1)
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