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Fothergill, Alastair

Works: 558 works in 1,101 publications in 14 languages and 22,811 library holdings
Genres: Observations  Popular works  Juvenile works  Documentary television programs  Television programs  Pictorial works  Drama  Music  Classification  Photographs‡vAerial 
Roles: Production personnel, Director, Author, Author of screenplay, Producer, Editor, Performer, pdr, Bibliographic antecedent, Conceptor, Film editor, Creator
Classifications: QH45.5, 508
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Publications about Alastair Fothergill
Publications by Alastair Fothergill
Most widely held works by Alastair Fothergill
Planet Earth the complete series by David Attenborough( visu )
37 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 3,078 libraries worldwide
"Captures rare action, impossible locations, and intimate moments with our planet's best-loved, wildest, and most elusive creatures. From the highest mountains to the deepest rivers, [the program] takes you to places you've never been to experience sights and sounds never before captured on film. Prepare to be overwhelmed by the beauty and majesty of 'Planet Earth'"--Container
The blue planet seas of life ( visu )
37 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 2,799 libraries worldwide
Startling wildlife photography reveals the sea and its communities at their most fearsome and alluring in this landmark BBC mini-series on the ocean, a world we know less about than the moon
Earth by Mark Linfield( visu )
22 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,055 libraries worldwide
A story of three animal families on a journey across our planet (polar bears, elephants, and humpback whales). It captures rare footage of nature's wildest and most elusive animals
Planet Earth as you've never seen it before by Alastair Fothergill( Book )
20 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in 8 languages and held by 1,932 libraries worldwide
This book, companion to the Discovery Channel/BBC series, is an enduring record of one of the most ambitious natural history projects ever undertaken. Using the latest aerial surveillance, state-of-the-art cameras, and high definition technology, the creators have assembled more than 400 photographs of landscapes from around the globe, including footage of rarely seen creatures. Many of the images reveal inaccessible places and record animal behavior that has never been filmed or photographed before. With the help of this advanced technology and the world's premier wildlife photographers, the book takes us on a journey from the world's greatest rivers and impressive gorges, to its mightiest mountains, hidden caves and caverns, and vast deserts. Includes sequences of predators and their prey, lush vistas of forests viewed from the tops of towering trees, the oceans and their mysterious creatures viewed from beneath the surface, and more.--From publisher description
The blue planet : a natural history of the oceans by Andrew Byatt( Book )
12 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 1,446 libraries worldwide
A guide to the various areas that exist beneath the seas, from the waters surrounding the poles and lush tropical seas to the uttermost depths, examines the life and animal behavior that exists in each of these underwater worlds
African cats ( visu )
18 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 1,413 libraries worldwide
Set against one of the wildest places on Earth, experience the extraordinary adventure of two families as they strive to make a home in an untamed land. Stunning high-definition, breathtaking images bring viewers face to face with the majestic kings of the savanna and their true-life love, humor, and determination. Blending family bonds with the power and majesty of the wild, it's an exciting, awe-inspiring, and heart-touching experience
Chimpanzee ( visu )
25 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and Multiple languages and held by 846 libraries worldwide
Follows the story of a three-year-old African chimpanzee named Oscar who is adopted by the leader of his group when a rival attack leaves him orphaned
Bears ( visu )
8 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 797 libraries worldwide
Showcases a year in the life of a bear family as two impressionable young cubs are taught life's most important lessons. Set against a majestic Alaskan backdrop teeming with life, their journey begins as winter comes to an end and the bears emerge from hibernation to face the bitter cold. The world outside is exciting-but risky-as the cubs' playful descent down the mountain carries with it a looming threat of avalanches
Frozen planet : a world beyond imagination by Alastair Fothergill( Book )
10 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and German and held by 715 libraries worldwide
"Frozen Planet captures extraordinary views of vast frozen landscapes and animal behavior impossible to see from the ground, including the remote interior of the Antarctic continent and the migration of whales to the polar regions. The Frozen Planet team also takes us under the ice, into the heart of glaciers and inside volcanic ice-crystal caves"--P. [2] of dust jacket
Deep blue by Alastair Fothergill( visu )
22 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 672 libraries worldwide
Twenty specialized camera teams shot over 7,000 hours of footage in more than 200 locations around the world and descended as far as 5,000 meters in the most powerful submersible crafts to bring the audience this spectacle of the seas
Life in the freezer ( visu )
13 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in English and held by 602 libraries worldwide
Traces Antartica's seasonal cycle from the long winter months when the formation of ice almost doubles its surface area, to the brief summer when the race to breed really heats up. Presents scenes of an astonishingly rich & varied forms of wildlife
Planet Earth ( visu )
10 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 357 libraries worldwide
This eleven part series presents a tour of the entire planet Earth, including the poles, mountains, waters, caves, deserts, plains and jungles. Using high-definition photography and revolutionary ultra-high speed cameras, this series captures rare action, impossible locations and intimate moments with our planet's best-loved and most elusive creatures
Life in the freezer : a natural history of the Antarctic by Alastair Fothergill( Book )
9 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 350 libraries worldwide
Illustrated account of the wildlife of the Antarctic continent and ocean
A natural history of the Antarctic : life in the freezer by Alastair Fothergill( Book )
3 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 302 libraries worldwide
The blue planet seas of life ( visu )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 275 libraries worldwide
Open ocean: In the immense space of the open ocean the sea bed is a staggering five miles below the surface and the nearest island is over 300 miles away. Yet here live many of the most spectacular predators in the ocean. Experience ruthless and beautiful battles between hunter and prey
The trials of life a natural history of behaviour by David Attenborough( visu )
5 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and held by 189 libraries worldwide
This series utilizes advanced technology to reveal new discoveries of how animals meet the test of survival. Animal behavior in all its infinite variety. Leaving parents, searching for food, building a home, finding a mate: each day brings a new test, a challenge for even the fittest and best adapted animal
Planet Earth ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 185 libraries worldwide
Saving species: Many of the animals featured in the Planet Earth series are endangered so do we face an extinction crisis? Saving Species asks the experts if there really is a problem, looks at the reasons behind the declining numbers of particular animals and questions how we choose which species we want to conserve
The blue planet. seas of life : infinite oceans/frozen seas ( visu )
6 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 185 libraries worldwide
Five years in the making ... Explore the oceans ... one place researched by fewer people than have been into space. Also, explores the Artic and Antarctic worlds. Go from the deep oceans of the Pacific and Atlantic oceans to the Earth's frozen seas
Planet Earth ( visu )
4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 179 libraries worldwide
Shallow seas: Follows a humpback whale mother and calf on an epic journey through the shallow seas of our planet. From tropical coral paradises, where the new-born calf takes his first breaths, to the storm-ravaged icy polar seas, the whales' great feeding grounds, are revealed as seas of great contrast and surprise
Planet Earth ( visu )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 179 libraries worldwide
From pole to pole: This introduction to the BBC television series looks at the planet as a whole and considers the key factors that have shaped its natural history. Without fresh water there is no life on land, while the sun dominates the lives of all animals and plants on earth and defines their habitats
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Fothergill, Alastair
フォザギル, アラステア
English (234)
German (8)
Multiple languages (4)
Spanish (3)
Japanese (2)
French (2)
Polish (2)
Dutch (2)
Basque (1)
Swedish (1)
Catalan (1)
Italian (1)
Norwegian (1)
Czech (1)
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