WorldCat Identities

Thompson, Brenda

Overview
Works: 22 works in 62 publications in 1 language and 2,528 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Literature  History 
Roles: Author
Classifications: G535, 910.453
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Most widely held works by Brenda Thompson
Pirates by Brenda Thompson( Book )

4 editions published between 1974 and 1977 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Briefly discusses piracy and some famous pirates between 1500 and 1800
The great wall of China by Brenda Thompson( Book )

2 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the structure and history of the fortified wall stretching across northern China that took hundreds of years to complete
Volcanoes by Brenda Thompson( Book )

3 editions published between 1974 and 1977 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the formation of volcanoes with descriptions of famous volcanoes both active and dormant
Flags by Brenda Thompson( Book )

2 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes various national flags, other well-known flags, and the International Flag code
Famous planes by Brenda Thompson( Book )

4 editions published between 1974 and 1977 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents basic information about the vehicles of powered flight from the Montgolfier brothers' balloon to today's Concorde and the X-15
Bones and skeletons by Brenda Thompson( Book )

4 editions published between 1974 and 1977 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the characteristics of human and animal bones and skeletons and the structure of animals without backbones
Under the sea by Brenda Thompson( Book )

3 editions published between 1974 and 1977 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to animal life and landforms under the sea
Reading success : a guide for teachers and parents by Brenda Thompson( Book )

9 editions published between 1979 and 1981 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rockets and astronauts by Brenda Thompson( Book )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the development of astronautics from the first unmanned artificial satellite through lunar landings to plans for space stations and extensive space travel
The Children's Crusade by Brenda Thompson( Book )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of the crusade during which thousands of children bound for Jerusalem died en route or were sold into slavery in Africa
The pre-school book by Brenda Thompson( Book )

7 editions published between 1976 and 1980 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The winds that blow by Brenda Thompson( Book )

2 editions published between 1975 and 1977 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A simple description of the twelve different wind speeds noted by Sir Francis Beaufort in 1805 and a brief discussion of the use of wind for sailing
The story of steel by Brenda Thompson( Book )

4 editions published between 1975 and 1977 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Briefly explains how iron is turned into steel and the uses of steel in our everyday lives
Gold and jewels by Brenda Thompson( Book )

2 editions published between 1975 and 1977 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to gold, precious gems, and jewelry. Includes information about cutting gems
Monkeys and apes by Brenda Thompson( Book )

2 editions published between 1974 and 1977 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brief text and drawings discuss the habits and behavior of monkeys and apes
Spaceship Earth by Brenda Thompson( Book )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the history of the earth, how it changes from natural causes, and the need to use its resources wisely
Animal attackers by Brenda Thompson( Book )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the attack behavior of animals as they eat and protect themselves and describes some of the more unusual methods certain animals use to survive in a competitive world
The children's crusade( Book )

2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of the crusade during which thousands of children bound for Jerusalem died en route or were sold into slavery in Africa
Monkeys, gorillas and chimpanzees by Brenda Thompson( Book )

3 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spaceship Earth( Book )

2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Audience level: 0.28 (from 0.17 for Monkeys an ... to 0.85 for Spaceship ...)

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