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Zeman, Ludmila

Overview
Works: 38 works in 150 publications in 8 languages and 4,689 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Legends  Folklore  Fiction  History  Drama  Environmental films  Animated films  Short films  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Director, Film editor, Illustrator, Conceptor, Performer, Photographer
Classifications: PZ8.1.Z43, 398.21
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Publications about Ludmila Zeman
Publications by Ludmila Zeman
Most widely held works by Ludmila Zeman
Sindbad : from the tales of The thousand and one nights by Ludmila Zeman( Book )
22 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,048 libraries worldwide
A retelling of the adventurous voyages that made Sinbad wealthy and famous
Gilgamesh the king by Ludmila Zeman( Book )
13 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in English and Japanese and held by 849 libraries worldwide
Gilgamesh, half-god and half-man, in his loneliness and isolation becomes a cruel tyrant over the citizens of Uruk. To impress them forever he orders a great wall to be built, driving his people to exhaustion and despair so that they cry to the Sun God for help. In answer, another kind of man, Enkidu, is sent to earth to live among the animals and learn kindness from them. He falls in love with Shamhat, a singer from the temple, and he follows her back to Uruk. There, Enkidu, the "uncivilized" beast from the forest, shows the evil Gilgamesh through friendship what it means to be human
The revenge of Ishtar by Ludmila Zeman( Book )
17 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 629 libraries worldwide
In this second volume in the Gilgamesh trilogy, Enkidu joins Gilgamesh in the quest to slay Humbaba, the monster who has attacked the city and caused great destruction, including the death of the beautiful singer, Shamat. Gilgamesh and Enkidu successfully slay the monster and in so doing, Gilgamesh attracts the attention of the goddess Ishtar. In rejecting her advances, he incurs her revenge and an attack by the Bull of Heaven. Enkidu manages to kill the bull, but is slain by Ishtar, striking at the bond between the two friends. Shattered, Gilgamesh vows he will destroy the last monster: death
The last quest of Gilgamesh by Ludmila Zeman( Book )
17 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 608 libraries worldwide
Gilgamesh, King of Uruk, makes a dangerous journey in search of the secret of immortality
Sindbad's secret by Ludmila Zeman( Book )
13 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 460 libraries worldwide
Sindbad the Sailor sets off, aboard a merchant ship, for what is to be his final and most perilous journey
Sindbad in the land of giants by Ludmila Zeman( Book )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 432 libraries worldwide
Sindbad and his hapless crewmates are driven off course by cruel winds--driven to the terrifying Mountain of the Monkeys
The first red maple leaf by Ludmila Zeman( Book )
7 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and held by 269 libraries worldwide
A young boy saves his people and brings summer back to his frozen land when he performs a good deed and saves a goose that was caught in the onslaught of Iceheart and his frigid storms
Lord of the sky by Linda Zeman-Spaleny( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 143 libraries worldwide
A young boy who lives by the sea goes in search of the Lord of the Sky after a group of village children shoots a raven with an arrow causing darkness to descend upon the land
Le roi Gilgamesh by Ludmila Zeman( Book )
8 editions published between 1986 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 42 libraries worldwide
Gilgamesh, half-god and half-man, in his loneliness and isolation becomes a cruel tyrant over the citizens of Uruk. To impress them forever he orders a great wall to be built, driving his people to exhaustion and despair so that they cry to the Sun God for help. In answer, another kind of man, Enkidu, is sent to earth to live among the animals and learn kindness from them. He falls in love with Shamhat, a singer from the temple, and he follows her back to Uruk. There, Enkidu, the "uncivilized" beast from the forest, shows the evil Gilgamesh through friendship what it means to be human
Sindbad et les géants by Ludmila Zeman( Book )
2 editions published in 2001 in French and held by 25 libraries worldwide
Gilgamesh by Ludmila Zeman( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in Spanish and held by 24 libraries worldwide
En la región Mesopotamia, hoy Siria e Iraq, se escribió por vez la historia de Gilgamesh sobre tabillas de barro. Su mensaje de compsión, perdón y amistad ha hecho eco a lo largo de los siglos desde sus orígenes, hace más de 5000 anos
Simbad by Ludmila Zeman( Book )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 20 libraries worldwide
Le Maître du ciel by Ludmila Zeman( visu )
6 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in French and Undetermined and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Parabole animée sur l'environnement dépeignant un peuple vivant en harmonie avec la nature jusqu'au jour où sa négligence provoque la vengeance des corbeaux. Un jeune garçon entreprend alors un périlleux voyage au monde des esprits pour trouver le Maître du ciel, le seul qui peut sauver son village de l'obscurité dans laquelle il est maintenant plongé. Combinaison de maquettes en trois dimensions, d'animation de marionnettes, de papier découpé et d'effets spéciaux. Référence au patrimoine culturel autochtone de la côte Ouest du Canada
Planet Earth caring for our environment ( visu )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
This compilation features an animated tale about a courageous boy's attempt to save his village from environmental disaster; an animated plea without words for the right of all creatures to a clean, unpolluted environment; and a dramatic short film without dialogue which illustrates the water cycle while raising many questions about environmental responsibility and the consequences of our decisions
Lord of the Sky ( visu )
4 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in Undetermined and English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
"In this animated environmental parable, we find a people living in harmony with nature, until carelessness leads to the ravens' revenge. We follow a boy's courageous journey to the spirit world to find the only one who can save his village from the resulting darkness--the Lord of the sky."--Publisher description
Čarodějův učeň by Otfried Preussler( Book )
3 editions published in 2003 in Czech and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Linda kočka zahradní : Pro děti od 5 let by Markéta Zinnerová( Book )
1 edition published in 1982 in Czech and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Kratochvíle s hadem na půl míle : Pro děti od 5 let by Grigoriĭ Oster( Book )
2 editions published in 1985 in Czech and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Linda, kocka zahradni by Markéta Zinnerová( Book )
2 editions published in 1982 in Undetermined and Czech and held by 2 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Ludmila Zeman
Ludmila Zeman Czech Canadian artist, animator, and creator of children's books
Zemanová, Ludmila, 1947-
Zīman, Lūdmīlā 1947-
ゼーマン, ルドミラ
Languages
English (70)
French (25)
Japanese (11)
Czech (8)
Danish (6)
Portuguese (4)
Spanish (3)
German (1)
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