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Vaughan, Richard

Overview
Works: 139 works in 184 publications in 3 languages and 1,249 library holdings
Genres: Documentary television programs  Juvenile works  Folk literature  Documentary films  History  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Narrator, Author, Director, Composer, Translator
Classifications: PZ73.V28, 398.2
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Most widely held works about Richard Vaughan
 
Most widely held works by Richard Vaughan
Levantemos el cielo : una leyenda de los indios Snohomish by Richard Vaughan( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in Spanish and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Snohomish Indian legend about the Big Dipper in the night sky
Seconds from disaster( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's July 17th, 1996, and TWA flight 800 from New York to Paris is running 90 minutes late. Less than 30 minutes after takeoff, the Boeing 747 explodes, killing everyone on board and prompting the biggest crash investigation in US history
Seconds from disaster( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At Ukraine's Chernobyl nuclear power plant, several critical errors were made during routine testing. The situation quickly spiraled out of control, leading to a catastrophic explosion. The worst nightmare in the world's nuclear industry had just been realized
Seconds from disaster( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video provides a reenactment of the series of decisions and failings that led to the Deepwater Horizon oil spill - the world's biggest accidental marine oil spill - and the deaths of 11 rig workers
Seconds from disaster( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Boeing 737-400's engine fails shortly after take-off on a routine flight. The flight diverts to a nearby airport, but something goes wrong and the plane crashes into a busy freeway, killing 47 people. What went so wrong?
Seconds from disaster( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Space Shuttle Columbia broke apart as it re-entered the Earth's atmosphere after a successful 16-day mission in space, killing all seven crew. NASA had not suffered such a loss since the Challenger in 1986. What caused the accident?
Seconds from disaster( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After 40,000 flights with no fatalities, a Concorde aircraft (Air France Flight 4590) erupts in flames on the runway, killing everyone on board. Using CGI analysis and eyewitness testimony, this video provides a closer look into the tragedy that ultimately led to the retirement of the entire Concorde fleet
Seconds from disaster( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In March 1986, the Hotel New World, a popular Singapore budget hotel, collapsed. In less than a minute the occupants were buried under a huge pile of debris. Rescue teams eventually saved 17 people, but 33 died
Seconds from disaster( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More than 110 miles off the coast of Scotland, the Piper Alpha oil rig churns out 120,000 barrels of oil per day. But when a lapse in communication led to a gas leak, catastrophe ensued, causing the world's worst offshore disaster
Seconds from disaster( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world's worst aviation accident occured when two jumbo jets collided in fog on the runway at Tenerife. Both planes (fully loaded with fuel) burst into flames, leaving 583 people dead
Seconds from disaster( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fully loaded El-Al 747 cargo flight takes off from Amsterdam's Schiphol Airport on October 4, 1992. As it climbs, the engine detaches from the right wing and the jumbo jet crashes into a crowded apartment block
Seconds from disaster( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1984, an Indian city of Bhopal became the site of history's biggest man-made disaster, where 3,000 people choked to death on toxic gas within just several hours
Seconds from disaster( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With Japan facing the worst nuclear disaster since Chernobyl, a nuclear energy expert reveals the critical chain of events which led to the 2011 Fukushima meltdown
Seconds from disaster( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1981, at the Hyatt Regency hotel in Kansas City, suspended walkways come away from their fixings, plummeting onto revellers below and leaving 114 dead and 186 injured. What caused this structural failure?
L'Anglais de l'expert-comptable by Patrick Lafond( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in French and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mother's day : new reproductive technology by Jane Walmsley( Visual )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses in vitro fertilization and its ramifications for motherhood. Explores the issues around who is and is not given access to IVF treatment and around surrogate motherhood
Inglés paso a paso con Vaughan( Book )

11 editions published in 2013 in Spanish and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Translation booklet 3 by Richard Vaughan( Book )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The intelligent island( Visual )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines Singapore's national information technology plan which was published three and a half years ago. The plan outlines a strategy for the building up of an information technology industry, the manpower to run it, and the climate for its success. The vision is that Singapore will evolve into an information society and will be a "developed" country by the end of the decade. The changes to society, and government reactions to them, are also examined
Education on the move. report of a 1961 demonstration summer school for migrant children in Manitowoc County, Wisconsin.( Book )

1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Levantemos el cielo : una leyenda de los indios Snohomish
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English (28)

Spanish (12)

French (2)

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