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Humphreys, Graham

Overview
Works: 85 works in 149 publications in 3 languages and 2,193 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Bildungsromans  Sea stories  Action and adventure fiction  Literature  Sea fiction  Thrillers (Fiction)  Documentary films  History 
Roles: Interviewee, Author, Illustrator, Other
Classifications: PR4854, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Graham Humphreys
Jason and the Argonauts by Felicity Brooks( Book )

9 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book takes place during ancient times where Greeks believed several gods shaped life and everything in it. There were fearful monsters land, sea, and air . Uncharted land, mysterious happenings, and untold riches. This is about a man named Jason who wants to restore his father's honor by retaking his kingdom that was taken by his evil uncle. He storms into the palace demanding that he is the rightful owner of the kingdom. His uncle claims that he can have it if he can get the legendary golden fleece. There's only one problem it's across the ocean and he doesn't have a ship, crew, or money for supplies. But some how, he pulls himself together and gets all of those things and even more. His crew is made of heroes from all over Greece, his ship from the gods, and with this he embarks on a journey that he will never forget
Over 2,000 years ago : in ancient Greece by Philip Arthur Sauvain( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes what life was like in ancient Greece, discussing such aspects as meals, the army, theater, and sports
The intruder by John Rowe Townsend( Book )

7 editions published between 1969 and 1987 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of a sixteen-year-old English boy begins to change when a stranger claiming to be a relative appears in the village
The first ships around the world by W. D Brownlee( Book )

4 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the ships of the 14th-century and recounts the voyage of Magellan, explaining life aboard the ships and the instruments of navigation
Kings and queens of Britain by Mary Douglas( Book )

4 editions published between 1991 and 1999 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an introduction to the British monarchy from the Saxon kings to Elizabeth II. Includes brief facts about their lives, how they came to the throne and notable historical events which took place during their reigns. Suggested level: intermediate, junior secondary
The Usborne book of the haunted world by Caroline Young( Book )

5 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in English and Finnish and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at ghastly phenomena and surprising spookiness
The Usborne book of ghosts & hauntings by Anna Claybourne( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains dozens of stories about places and things supposedly haunted by ghosts
One hundred great lives by Norman J Bull( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The black pearl by Scott O'Dell( Book )

8 editions published between 1968 and 1974 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For all his sixteen years Ramon Salazar had grown up with the stories that surrounded the legend of the Manta Diablo. As he grew older he no longer really believed these tales, never thinking that one day he himself would struggle with the mighty devilfish on the deep waters of the Vermilion Sea
Chase through the night by Max Fatchen( Book )

6 editions published between 1976 and 1980 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Northern Queensland, three men on the run after a robbery, occupy a small outback township. A battle of wits develops between some of the residents and their captors
Captains courageous : a story of the Grand Banks by Rudyard Kipling( Book )

2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After being washed overboard from an ocean liner, a spoiled millionaire's son is rescued by New England fishermen who put him to work on their boat
Echo in the wilderness by Hesba Brinsmead-Hungerford( Book )

2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lake Tara, in Tasmania is about to be flooded in the interests of a mining venture. A young pilot and a student become involved in rescuing as many animals as they can and taking themto a sanctuary. Other people, with different motives, are hoping that a Tasmanian tiger may be among the animals rescued
Lost soul : the doomed journey of Richard Stanley's Island of Dr. Moreau by Gregory David Roberts( Visual )

6 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary film chronicling Richard Stanley's tenure as writer/director of the 1996 adaptation of H.G. Wells' The island of Dr. Moreau as well as the start of the film's production
Wigwig and Homer by Philip Turner( Book )

2 editions published between 1969 and 1970 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Upon learning that she is destined to be turned into bacon, Wigwig, the pig, runs away
The Vikings by John Richard Lane Anderson( Book )

4 editions published between 1974 and 1976 in English and Swedish and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sailing ships by Graham Humphreys( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heracles the Strong by Ian Serraillier( Book )

3 editions published between 1971 and 1980 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the ancient atory from the Greek Legends of Heracles, or Hercules, and the twelve seemingly impossible tasks set him by King Eurysthesus and how he accomplished them in the face of dreadul odds
Ghosts by Caroline Young( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Boudica against Rome by Ian Andrews( Book )

3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The siege of Swayne Castle by R. C Sherriff( Book )

2 editions published between 1973 and 1975 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Over 2,000 years ago : in ancient Greece
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Over 2,000 years ago : in ancient GreeceThe intruderKings and queens of BritainThe Usborne book of the haunted worldThe Usborne book of ghosts & hauntingsGhosts
Alternative Names
Humphreys, G.

זרטל, עדית.

ハンフリーズ, グラハム

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