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Fletcher, Aaron

Overview
Works: 43 works in 188 publications in 1 language and 2,718 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Educational television programs  Instructional films  Educational films  Historical fiction  Nonfiction television programs  Filmed lectures  Science films  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Author, Narrator
Classifications: PR9639.3.F56, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Aaron Fletcher
The Mechanical universe ... and beyond( Visual )

16 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains introductory physics and traces the drama of scientific discovery using a mixture of archival footage and historical backdrops to introduce the great thinkers of the past from Copernicus to Einstein
Outback by Aaron Fletcher( Book )

16 editions published between 1978 and 2007 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Patrick Garrity started life as the bastard son of a female convict. Unwanted and unloved, he was born in shame and raised in the poverty of a Sydney orphanage. Barely out of his teens, he left the brawling city to make a new life for himself in the limitless back country of New South Wales
Walkabout by Aaron Fletcher( Book )

8 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wrested from the primordial Australian wilderness, Tibooburra Station had taken the blood, sweat, and tears of generations of Kerricks and viben them a magnificent heritage in return. But now the golden legacy of the outback station was threatened by the disappearance of the young boy who would one day inherit it all
Outback station by Aaron Fletcher( Book )

10 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The convict: David Kerrick was a man with nothing left to lose. Betrayed by the woman he adored, deported to Australia for murdering her lover, he had lost the will to live until the lure of the outback claimed his soul
Wallaby track by Aaron Fletcher( Book )

7 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sprawling and magnificent, the outback was the territory of jackaroos and convicts, kangaroos and koala. Many a man was captivated by the lure and mystery of the unending wilderness, but few possessed the strength and daring to tame the savage land
Outback legacy by Aaron Fletcher( Book )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bold, breathtaking, and beautiful, the Australian outback called to Lesley Holleck like no other site on the continent. The young firebrand soon realized, however, that the untamed region could exact a brutal price from all who dared enter it
The founders by Aaron Fletcher( Book )

4 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"They came as outcasts to the shores of a savage paradise...and stayed to build an empire. William Pollard, the English adventurer who traded his heritage for the tattoos of a Maori chieftain. And Jessica Spencer, whose unyielding code of honor and rebel spirit made he a bond servant in a new Land. Exile brought them together. Destiny made them one. Together they defied their enemies and the fury of unbridled nature to turn the edge of the unknown into an outpost of an empire...and to build a future on the distant shores of a wilderness paradise."--Publisher description
The castaway by Aaron Fletcher( Book )

4 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"William Pollard, a deserter from the British Navy, is rescued from drowning by Huia, the beautiful daughter of the chief of the Arawa tribe. Together they flee to a remote part of the Arawa territory. A raiding party from another tribe is driven by a storm to their hiding place, but Will and Huia, who is now pregnant, kill the warriors and return to the tribe to warn them of an imminent attack. A successful ambush is staged and Will is accepted as an Arawa warrior and as Huia's husband. The years pass. On a trip to Sydney, Will meets and falls in love with Constance and is torn between the European world and the life of the tribal Maori."--Publisher description
Outback Station by Aaron Fletcher( )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Convict: David Kerrick is a man with nothing left to lose. Betrayed by the woman he adores, deported to Australia for murdering her lover, he has lost the will to live until the lure of the outback claims his soul. Captivated by the sweeping wild beauty of the land, its freedom and mystery, he sets out to make a piece of it his own. Battling drought and dingoes, bushfires and bushrangers, he lives for the moment until the past comes back to haunt him
The Mechanical universe by Don Cupitt( Visual )

8 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The second semester of a college-level telecourse in physics. Title of first semester program: The mechanical universe
Outback by Aaron Fletcher( )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Patrick Garrity started life unwanted and unloved as the bastard son of a female convict. Barely out of his teens, he worked to make a new life for himself in the limitless back country of New South Wales. There he met Mayrah, the native girl he bought to satisfy his passions and the woman who would change his destiny and that of an entire continent. Divided by competing cultures, they were nevertheless united by their fierce love of the land -- and eventually, each other
The mountain breed by Aaron Fletcher( Book )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The first men and women to reach the rugged mountains of the American West came in the early 1800's -- a handful of trappers, fur traders and mountain men. This novel tells the story of some of them -- of Maria de Vizes, fearless young beauty who survived ravishment and torture to become the first woman trader on that wild frontier -- of the handsome Kruger brothers, locked in a life-and-death struggle for possession of Maria -- of reckless young Barry Fitzpatrick, nephew of the legendary "Broken Hand" Fitzpatrick, who risks everything at the savage battle of Pierre's Hole to save Maria from the Indians, led by the white renegade to whom she is the supreme prize."--Page 4 of cover
Conservation of momentum by David L Goodstein( Visual )

8 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides a model to illustrate the scientific process of extracting simple, underlying physical principles from the complex behavior of systems
Outback legacy by Aaron Fletcher( )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bold, breathtaking, and beautiful, the Australian outback calls to Lesley Holleck like no other site on the continent. The young firebrand soon realizes, however, that the untamed region could exact a brutal price from all who dare enter it
Walkabout by Aaron Fletcher( )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The legacy of the Tibooburra Station is threatened by the disappearance of the young boy who will inherit it all. Fleeing the pain of being abandoned by his mother, eight-year-old, Jeremy Kerrick wanders through the gold towns of the frontier and comes to manhood among the Aborigines. He wins the woman of his dreams and together they will meet the challenge of the outback or die trying
Wallaby track by Aaron Fletcher( )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the vast and rugged lands of the Australian outback, a lone doctor vows to help the settlers survive the harsh environment and all the while he looks for true love
Conservation of energy ; Potential energy by David L Goodstein( Visual )

7 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains how kinetic energy, heat energy, and the concept of work weave together in the law of conservation of energy
The Mechanical universe and beyond ; Static electricity by David L Goodstein( Visual )

7 editions published between 1985 and 1988 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Program 27 is an introductory preview of the world of electricity and magnetism, and goes on to 20th century discoveries of relativity and quantum machanics. Program 28 discusses Coulomb's law and the principles of static electricity. Uses computer animation sequences, historical reenactments, and close-up photography of experiments
The law of falling bodies by Peter F Buffa( Visual )

6 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reviews Galileo's investigation of the law of falling bodies and emphasizes scientific methods
The mechanical universe: high school adaptation( Visual )

2 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This non-calculus physics series, made possible by a grant from the National Science Foundation, addresses such physic subjects as the law of gravitation, waves, electric fields and forces, and relativity
 
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Alternative Names
Aaron Fletcher Brits schrijver

Аарон Флетчър английски писател

Languages
English (133)

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WalkaboutOutback stationWallaby trackOutback legacy