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Benchley, Peter

Overview
Works: 235 works in 1,231 publications in 29 languages and 30,070 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Film adaptations  Sea stories  Juvenile works  Action and adventure films  Suspense fiction  Biography  Horror films  Comic books, strips, etc 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Narrator, Bibliographic antecedent, Scenarist, Speaker, Performer, Other, Conceptor, Contributor
Classifications: PS3552.E537, 813.54
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Jaws by Peter Benchley( Book )

313 editions published between 1971 and 2013 in 28 languages and held by 4,343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's out there in the water--waiting. Nature's most fearsome predator. It fears nothing. It attacks anything. It devours everything. And the seaside community of Amity is at its mercy
Jaws by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

74 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 3,622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 30th anniversary edition of the classic 'I'm-Never-Going-In-The-Water-Again' story of a killer shark that has taken over the waters near a seaside community, and the three men who set out to kill it
White shark by Peter Benchley( Book )

52 editions published between 1993 and 2002 in 10 languages and held by 2,523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oceanographer Simon Chase battles a creature spreading terror along the East Coast. It is an aquatic humanoid, a Nazi genetic experiment from World War II, which has lain dormant for half a century. By the author of Jaws
Beast by Peter Benchley( Book )

74 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in 16 languages and held by 2,505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Whip Darling, a recognized expert on the deep, ponders the cause of a bizarre series of events out in the sea. Under the water, something is moving, something incredible, and savage and huge
Q clearance by Peter Benchley( Book )

39 editions published between 1986 and 1990 in 9 languages and held by 2,071 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Timothy Burnham's troubles with his wife and Soviet spies and White House insiders begin when, due to his time in grade, he receives Q clearance, access to atomic energy paperwork
The island by Peter Benchley( Book )

85 editions published between 1979 and 2011 in 16 languages and held by 2,066 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Terror and suspense on a Caribbean island
The girl of the Sea of Cortez by Peter Benchley( Book )

53 editions published between 1975 and 2013 in 11 languages and held by 1,884 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The lyrical tale of a young woman who has a special love and unique understanding of the ocean. Each day, the protagonist paddles her boat into the open sea, anchors over a submerged volcano, and dives in the rich waters above a seamount. Over time, she learns a mythical secret."
The deep by Peter Benchley( Book )

50 editions published between 1976 and 1977 in 9 languages and held by 1,777 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While scuba diving off the Bermuda coast, David and Gail Sanders locate a Spanish treasure ship, which unfortunately lies beneath the remains of another vessel that sank carrying a cargo of morphine
Shark trouble : true stories about sharks and the sea by Peter Benchley( Book )

7 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 1,541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author shares his experiences with and knowledge of the many types of sharks and other dangerous sea creatures, providing advice on how to be smart and stay safe in the ocean, and how to survive if danger suddenly strikes
Rummies by Peter Benchley( Book )

9 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scott Preston is forced to enter the Banner Clinic for alcoholics where he encounters strange copatients, an heiress disappearance, and murder
Jaws 2 by Jeannot Szwarc( Visual )

15 editions published between 1978 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 751 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vier jaar nadat een witte haai de kust van Long Island teisterde, wordt een badplaats geconfronteerd met een zo mogelijk nog woestere soortgenoot, die een vloot pleziervaartuigjes aanvalt
Jaws by Peter Benchley( Recording )

20 editions published between 1974 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Benchley's novel takes us into the watery world of a creature designed by nature to kill-- and into the terror it brings from the silent darkness of the deep
The deep by Peter Benchley( Book )

36 editions published between 1976 and 1991 in 8 languages and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tussen twee jeugdige Britse toeristen, hun inheemse vriend en een misdadige revolutionaire leider ontstaat een bittere strijd om ampullen morfine die zich bevinden aan boord van een in 1943 voor de kust van Bermuda gezonken schip
Ocean planet : writings and images of the sea by Peter Benchley( Book )

4 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ocean planet is an anthology of powerful writings and photographs which show some of the ways that oceans have influenced and shaped our lives and inspires us to preserve them
Shark trouble [true stories about sharks and the sea] by Peter Benchley( Recording )

15 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Benchley combines high adventure with down-to-earth advice in these real-life stories on being safe in, on, under, and around the ocean
Selected from Jaws by Peter Benchley( Book )

5 editions published between 1990 and 1995 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The deep by Peter Benchley( Recording )

10 editions published between 1982 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young couple go to Bermuda on their honeymoon to dive on the offshore reefs, looking for the wreck of a sunken ship. What they find lures them into a strange and increasingly terrifying struggle for salvage and survival along the floor of the sea
White shark by Peter Benchley( Recording )

9 editions published between 1983 and 1996 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a Connecticut oceanside community is threatened by a malevolent and lethal white shark, it is up to oceanic scientist Simon Chase to stop the reign of terror
Beast by Peter Benchley( Recording )

4 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A couple disappears off the coast of Bermuda. The inexplicable and devastating accident baffles investigators, who believe a legendary beast has been forced up from the deep
Jonathan visits the White House by Peter Benchley( Book )

1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Shark trouble : true stories about sharks and the sea
Alternative Names
Benchley, Peter Bradford 1940-2006

Benchli, Piter

Benchli, Piter 1940-2006

Benčlijs, Pīters

Bradford Benchley, Peter 1940-2006

Peter Benchley Amerikaans auteur

Peter Benchley amerikansk manusforfattar

Peter Benchley amerikansk manusfrfattare

Peter Benchley amerikansk manusforfatter

Peter Benchley amerikansk manuskriptforfatter

Peter Benchley crivain amricain

Peter Benchley giornalista e scrittore statunitense

Peter Benchley US-amerikanischer Autor

Бенчли, Питер

Питер Бенчли

Пітер Бенчлі

פיטר בנצ'לי

بيتر بنشلي، 1940-2006

پیتر بنچلی فیلمنامه‌نویس آمریکایی

پیٹر بینچلے

ピーター・ベンチリー

ベンチリー, ピーター

彼得本奇利

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