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Nisbett, Alec

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Most widely held works by Alec Nisbett
Konrad Lorenz by Alec Nisbett( Book )

39 editions published between 1976 and 1994 in 6 languages and held by 1,042 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cette biographie propose une vision complète de l'homme et de son oeuvre. L'auteur, un scientifique anglais, appuie constamment ses propos sur le propre point de vue de Lorenz qu'il confronte à celui de ses contemporains. A travers l'histoire de Lorenz, le lecteur est inévitablement amené à suivre les étapes de l'élaboration de l'éthologie. Une excellente étude, "pleine de sympathie mais non dépourvue d'esprit critique."
The technique of the sound studio : for radio, recording studio, television, and film by Alec Nisbett( Book )

60 editions published between 1970 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 967 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sound studio by Alec Nisbett( Book )

30 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in English and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offering a strong grounding in the principles of sound recording and technology, this edition brings readers up-to-date with the latest audio technologies and techniques
Body atlas( Visual )

2 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Now we can actually probe within the living body, using miniature cameras and endoscopy, ultrasound and X-ray tomography. This amazing investigation is an invaluable teaching tool. Actually see the links between the inside and outside workings of the body, the complex coordination required to do everyday tasks. New from the Learning Channel, the series is a rare opportunity to bring the study of anatomy alive."--Distributor's catalog
A beginners' guide to the dolls' house hobby by Jean Nisbett( Book )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Praktisch handboek voor het zelf maken en inrichten van allerlei soorten poppenhuizen
The technique of the sound studio by Alec Nisbett( Book )

24 editions published between 1962 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dolls' house : inspirations by Jean Nisbett( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jean Nisbett has compiled a collection of period and European houses, gardens and garden buildings, with projects ranging from a Tudor dolls' house and Georgian mansion to a French farmhouse and 17th century Dutch house. A section on gardens and garden buildings includes projects such as an orangery and greenhouse.--From publisher description
The body atlas by Vivienne King( Visual )

3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miniature cameras and endoscopy, ultrasound, X-ray tomography, and computer animation are used to examine multiple functions of the human body. Examines the links between the inside and outside workings of the body and the complex coordination required to do everyday tasks
The modern dolls' house by Jean Nisbett( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This beautiful collection of exquisite modern dolls' houses has been compiled by leading writer in the dolls' house field, Jean Nisbett. Decorative styles from the 1900s through to the new millennium are explored fully, with houses, furniture, accessories and outdoor settings, including terraces, patios and gardens, in the conventional 1/12 scale and the increasingly popular 1/24 scale
Hubble vision( Visual )

6 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary serves as a synopsis for the events leading up the 1993 launch of Space Shuttle Endeavour. The purpose of this mission was to repair a flawed mirror on the Hubble Space Telescope
When engineering fails( Visual )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Examines several major disasters ... and discusses the scientific principles behind the engineering failures."
Aircrash : the burning issue( Visual )

3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary examines the fire hazards present in commercial airliners, specifically those in British Airtours Flight 28M. With fire (and smoke inhalation) being the single greatest risk during a plane crash, the stakes for understanding fire dynamics have never been higher
Tidal wave( Visual )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tidal waves, also known as tsunamis, are walls of water rising from the shallows, sometimes a hundred feet high and hundreds of miles wide, approaching speeds of 500 miles per hour. Shows how they form and surveys the consequences when they strike land
Horizon( Visual )

5 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary is about smoking and about the secondary effects of it. Britain leads the world in smoking deaths at 200 per day. The film looks at the prognosis of death and at the chances of those who give up smoking of dying of the effects
Here be monsters( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How did the universe evolve? Our ideas are undergoing a radical shift due to startling discoveries from the Hubble Space Telescope relating to galactic collisions, black holes and gravitational lenses - which focus light from the edge of the visible universe
Where we and our world came from( Visual )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the most ambitious science projects ever devised by the BBC, Origins is a quest for the beginnings of man, life and the universe. Co-produced with 7 international broadcasting companies, it combines location filming from around the world. Jonathan Miller is the anchorman with a host of international scientists contributing theories for each turning point in the story
Purple warrior : rules of engagement( Visual )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary, produced by Alec Nisbett, is about a military exercise code called Purple Warrior
The eye : structure and function( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"It is a window to our emotions, and some say, to the soul. Explore the complexities of the human eye. Learn how its delicate mechanisms--the eyelids, lashes, cornea, pupil, iris, retina, and even tears--help us perceive the world"--Container
Horizon( Visual )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary is a report on biosensors, the biology combined with electronics to create a sixth sense
Horizon. the promise( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary is about the Hubble Space Telescope, the most important scientific satellite ever built. It gives astronomers a ten-fold increase in definition and reaches five times further into space than the most powerful existing telescope
 
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A beginners' guide to the dolls' house hobby
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Nisbet, Alek

Nisett, Alec.

Нисбетт, А.

ニスベット, A

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