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Sachs, Andrew

Overview
Works: 851 works in 1,772 publications in 3 languages and 33,538 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Drama  Domestic fiction  Biography  Folklore  Film adaptations  Fantasy fiction  History  Humor 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author, 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 1,774 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 )
13 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 1,614 libraries worldwide
Discover the ancient myths that surround our oceans, and the modern science behind them. Part of the 'Eyewitness' video series
Natural disasters by Dorling Kindersley Vision( visu )
10 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 1,476 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 1,352 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 1,263 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, it's 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. Can the passage of time heal old wounds? And will the famous quartet be able to patch up their differences in time for Beecham House's gala concert?
Monster by Dorling Kindersley Vision( visu )
13 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 1,162 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 1,094 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 1,073 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 960 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 925 libraries worldwide
Basil Fawlty is the sharp-tongued, short-tempered owner of Fawlty Towers, a hotel plagued by crisis, chaos, and bizarre characters
Chitty Chitty Bang Bang by Ian Fleming( Sound Recording )
17 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 854 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 792 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 701 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 619 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 )
7 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 593 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 560 libraries worldwide
The island of Mistmantle is inhabited by red squirrels, otters, hedgehogs, and moles and ruled from Mistmantle tower by a hedgehog king. Urchin is an orphan squirrel who was found abandoned soon after birth on one of the island's beaches and was raised by other animals. On leaving school, he is employed at court as a page by the dashing Captain Crispin. Mistmantle has always been a free society, but under the influences of a squirrel Captain called Husk, the King is enforcing harsh new laws and the animals are becoming enslaved. Using the traditional system of drawing tokens to establish a person's guilt, Crispin is accused of a terrible murder and is banished from the island. urchin becomes caught up in the struggle to restore justice and freedom to Mistmantle, to overthrow Husk, and return Crispin to the island
Silas Marner by George Eliot( Sound Recording )
16 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 460 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
Terry Pratchett's Going postal by Terry Pratchett( visu )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 448 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
Bear ( visu )
3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 436 libraries worldwide
An insight into the nature and legends that surround an animal we all fear. From the giant polar bear to the grizzly, the bear is seen as a symbol of strength and power around the world
Life ( visu )
10 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in English and held by 432 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
 
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Alternative Names
Sachs, Andreas Siegfried 1930-
Sachs, Andrew, 1930-
Languages
English (192)
Spanish (2)
Catalan (1)
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