WorldCat Identities

Malam, John 1957-

Overview
Works: 874 works in 2,133 publications in 6 languages and 58,210 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Literature  History  Folklore  Biographies  Popular works  Myths  Picture books  Trivia and miscellanea  Military history 
Roles: Author, Contributor, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator, Editor, Writer of accompanying material, Adapter
Classifications: GV35, 567.9
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Most widely held works about John Malam
 
Most widely held works by John Malam
Mummies by John Malam( Book )

28 editions published between 2001 and 2020 in English and Dutch and held by 1,589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the process of mummification, and looks at the history of the practice in Egypt as well as in other places in the world
You wouldn't want to be a Roman gladiator : gory things you'd rather not know! by John Malam( Book )

28 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 1,420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A light-hearted introduction to the life and training of a Roman gladiator
You wouldn't want to be a pirate's prisoner! : horrible things you'd rather not know by John Malam( Book )

17 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 1,034 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks through the eyes of a fictional captain of a treasure ship sailing in the Spanish main who is about to become a pirate's prisoner
Ancient Greece inside out by John Malam( )

3 editions published in 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This interesting book explores the culture and achievements of ancient Greece through the examination of artifacts that have survived through the centuries. Each primary-source artifact offers the reader significant clues to the civilization's technologies, cultural traditions, foods, and conflicts"--Provided by publisher
Ancient Rome inside out by John Malam( )

4 editions published in 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 794 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Explores the culture and achievements of ancient Rome through the examination of artifacts that have survived through the centuries. Each primary-source artifact offers the reader significant clues to the civilization's technologies, cultural traditions, foods, and conflicts."--Provided by publisher
Dinosaur by Dougal Dixon( Book )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 787 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Online links take you on location with fossil hunters, scientists, and the people who bring dinosaurs to life
You wouldn't want to live in Pompeii! : a volcanic eruption you'd rather avoid by John Malam( Book )

9 editions published between 2008 and 2018 in English and held by 772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A simple look at the tragedy in Pompeii
You wouldn't want to be a worker on the Statue of Liberty! : a monument you'd rather not build by John Malam( Book )

9 editions published between 2008 and 2017 in English and held by 698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the conception, design, and construction of the Statue of Liberty
You wouldn't want to be a ninja warrior! : a secret job that's your destiny by John Malam( Book )

5 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 672 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the skills needed to become a ninja, including practicing with weapons everyday, listening and not asking questions, and keeping identity secret
You wouldn't want to be a mammoth hunter! : dangerous beasts you'd rather not encounter by John Malam( Book )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in English and held by 654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the hazards of human life during the ice age
Monsters by John Malam( Book )

9 editions published between 1973 and 2011 in English and held by 625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From Cerberus the three-headed dog to Humbaba the humanoid monster of Iraq, learn about the many legends and mysteries surrounding these fascinating creatures
Dinosaur by John Malam( Book )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an illustrated introduction to Tyrannosaurus rex and other prehistoric dinosaurs, and discusses the environment they lived in, how they lived, and possible reasons for their disappearance
Ancient Greeks by John Malam( Book )

11 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the history, culture, and people of ancient Greece and examines its many contributions to the development of Western society. Suggested level: primary
Gladiator : life and death in ancient Rome by John Malam( Book )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the history of gladiators and how the practice fit into Roman society for almost 700 years
Leonardo da Vinci by John Malam( Book )

19 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the Italian Renaissance artist and inventor who was recognized as one of the cleverest men of his time
You wouldn't want to be a secret agent during World War II! : a perilous mission behind enemy lines by John Malam( Book )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2017 in English and held by 569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains what it was like to be a British secret agent working behind enemy lines in France during World War II, describing the training, equipment, and techniques used by spies and the danger they faced during their missions
Fairies by John Malam( Book )

12 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and French and held by 562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An enthralling guide to the fairy world and the incredible tales and legendary encounters associated with fairies
Dragons by John Malam( Book )

11 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From Fafnir the wingless dragon to Rinjin the dragon king of Japan, learn about the many legends and mysteries surrounding dragons
How to be a pirate by John Malam( Book )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn about faraway, interesting places, meet new people, eat their food, learn the language, and get rich by becoming a pirate. Are you up for the job?
Pyramids by John Malam( Book )

12 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents one hundred details about pyramids, including different types, why they were built, and who made them
 
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You wouldn't want to be a Roman gladiator : gory things you'd rather not know!
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You wouldn't want to be a Roman gladiator : gory things you'd rather not know!You wouldn't want to be a pirate's prisoner! : horrible things you'd rather not knowDinosaurYou wouldn't want to live in Pompeii! : a volcanic eruption you'd rather avoidYou wouldn't want to be a worker on the Statue of Liberty! : a monument you'd rather not buildYou wouldn't want to be a mammoth hunter! : dangerous beasts you'd rather not encounterMonstersDinosaur
Alternative Names

controlled identityPhillips, Jo, 1957-

controlled identityPhillips, John, 1957 February 23-

i76k escritor británico

John Malam écrivain britannique

John Malam shkrimtar britanik

Malam, John Philip

Malams, Džons, 1957-

Malan, Yuehan

Phillips, Jo, 1957-

Μάλαμ Τζον (1957-)

جون مالام، 1957-

말럼, 존 1957-

맬럼, 존 1957-

マラム, ジョン

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