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Sachs, Andrew

Overview
Works: 812 works in 1,911 publications in 4 languages and 32,747 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Children's films  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Drama  Motion pictures  Fiction  Educational films  Children's television programs  Nature television programs 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author, Commentator, Costume designer, Other, Creator
Classifications: PN1997.2, 612
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Andrew Sachs
Planets by Dorling Kindersley Vision( Visual )

15 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 1,689 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journey through space and time, witnessing the birth of the sun and traveling to the outer limits of the solar system
Eyewitness ocean( Visual )

13 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 1,585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discover the ancient myths that surround our oceans and the modern science behind them
Fawlty Towers the complete collection by John Cleese( Visual )

98 editions published between 1975 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Basil Fawlty is the sharp-tongued, short-fused owner of Fawlty Towers, a hotel plagued by crisis, chaos and bizarre characters. This set collects all 12 episodes of the British comedy, and also includes interviews with the writer and star, John Cleese
Natural disasters by Dorling Kindersley Vision( Visual )

11 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 1,435 WorldCat member 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
Quartet by Dustin Hoffman( Visual )

2 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At a home for retired opera singers, the annual concert to celebrate Verdi is disrupted by the arrival of Jean (Maggie Smith), an eternal diva and the former wife of one of the residents
Plant by Eyewitness( Visual )

9 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 1,306 WorldCat member 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
Monster by Dorling Kindersley Vision( Visual )

13 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 1,112 WorldCat member 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( Visual )

12 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 1,049 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at one of the world's most complex machines, capable of laughing, crying, and even reproducing itself
Einstein revealed( Visual )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 1,045 WorldCat member 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( Visual )

5 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in English and held by 1,004 WorldCat member 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
Dinosaur by Dorling Kindersley Vision( Visual )

2 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 785 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Students will gain an understanding of the Jurassic and Mesozoic era through study of paleontology, dinosaur entomology, theories of extinction and dinosaur physiology
Chitty chitty bang bang by Ian Fleming( Recording )

18 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 745 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

YA. Fantasy fiction. Science fiction. Young adult fiction. A car that floats? ... that flies? ... that can steer itself? It MUST be CHITTY CHITTY BANG BANG! Only Ian Fleming, the creator of James Bond, could have dreamed up this marvelous 'mobile, its enterprising owners, and a series of adventures that rival those of 007 himself! When resourceful inventor Caractacus Pott saves the enormous green roadster from the scrap heap, it doesn't take long for his family to realize that they have a pretty amazing auto. Their day trip to the beach turns into an exciting sea voyage, complete with a secret cave and a gang of ruthless mobsters (who have a giant stockpile of explosives)! The Potts quickly learn that Chitty Chitty Bang Bang may be their only hope!
Human machine (Bodyzone)( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 690 WorldCat member 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( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 606 WorldCat member 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 first 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
Fawlty Towers by John Cleese( Visual )

54 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in English and German and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four comedies featuring the antics of Basil Fawlty, an incompetent and aggressively rude proprietor of a small English resort hotel
Flight( Visual )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Combines the story of manned flight with a celebration of natures great fliers, from birds to insects. Discover how human designers borrow ideas from the natural world to build today sophisticated machines. Followed by a short programme which looks behind the scenes at the making of Flight. Suggested audience: primary, intermediate, secondary, general
Urchin of the riding stars by Margaret McAllister( Recording )

13 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 525 WorldCat member 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
Terry Pratchett's Going postal by Jon Jones( Visual )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 474 WorldCat member 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
Silas Marner by George Eliot( Recording )

16 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 441 WorldCat member 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
Bear( Visual )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 399 WorldCat member 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
 
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Alternative Names
Andrew Sachs acteur allemand

Andrew Sachs aktor brytyjski

Andrew Sachs angol színész

Andrew Sachs attore tedesco

Andrew Sachs Brits acteur

Andrew Sachs German-born English actor

Sachs, Andreas Siegfried 1930-

Sachs, Andrew, 1930-

Эндрю Сакс

אנדרו סאקס

앤드루 작스

Languages
English (308)

Spanish (2)

German (1)

Catalan (1)

Covers
Eyewitness oceanFawlty Towers the complete collectionNatural disastersPlantHuman machineEinstein revealedSharkDinosaur