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Lapper, Ivan

Overview
Works: 64 works in 177 publications in 4 languages and 4,710 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Science fiction  War fiction  History  Apocalyptic fiction  Bible stories  Pop-up books  Toy and movable books  War stories 
Roles: Illustrator, Author
Classifications: PR6027.O54, 823.912
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Most widely held works by Ivan Lapper
Ancient Greece by Anton Powell( Book )

11 editions published between 1978 and 1992 in English and held by 946 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of Greece from 2000 B.C. to 300 B.C. including the customs, philosophy, science, military, trade, and government
Vikings by Helen Clarke( Book )

12 editions published between 1979 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of the Vikings and a discussion of their daily life
Vikings by Kate Petty( Book )

3 editions published between 1982 and 1987 in English and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a brief history of the Vikings and describes their daily life
Imperial Rome by Jill Hughes( Book )

4 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes various aspects of life in the Roman Empire from 27 B.C. until 138 A.D
Romans by Henry Pluckrose( Book )

7 editions published between 1981 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Briefly described life in Rome when it was the heart of the Roman Empire
Theseus and the Minotaur by Catherine Storr( Book )

4 editions published between 1986 and 1992 in English and Chinese and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brave Theseus sails to the island of Crete to confront the Minotaur, the horrible monster to whom Athenian youth are sacrificed every nine years
Samson and Delilah by Catherine Storr( Book )

2 editions published between 1986 and 1992 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the Old Testament story of Samson's remarkable strength and Delilah's betrayal of him to the Philistines
The fighting ship by Bernard Brett( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How have sea battles been fought throughout the centuries, where and by whom, and why? From 480 B.C., when the Greeks fought the Persians at the Battle of Salamis, to the saga of the Falklands in 1982, The Fighting Ship, with its superbly imaginative text and detailed illustrations, answers these questions and many more. In the main part of the book crucial sea engagements are described through the eyes of one of the combatants -- we read, for example, of the paymaster on board the USS Monitor in 1862, on her way to do battle with the CSS Merrimack in Chesapeake Bay and a young sailor's experience of the Spanish Armada . Shorter entries on subjects like navigation, aircraft at sea and surgery at sea, and descriptions of ships and weaponry give an added perspective
City through the ages by Philip Steele( Book )

3 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the development of a fictitious city in Western Europe from the Stone Age through the present and future
Imperial Rome by Patricia Vanags( Book )

2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes various aspects of life in the Roman Empire from 27 B.C. until 138 A.D
Factory through the ages by Philip Steele( Book )

2 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the development of manufacturing in Europe from the simple process of making axes in ancient times to the sophisticated factories that exist today
Majesty in flight : nature's birds of prey in three dimensions by Ron Van der Meer( Book )

3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the beach by Nevil Shute( Book )

12 editions published between 1972 and 1997 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A novel about the survivors of an atomic war, who face an inevitable end as radiation poisoning moves toward Australia from the North. The most shocking fiction I have read in years. What is shocking about it is both the idea and the sheer imaginative brilliance with which Mr. Shute brings it off. They are the last generation, the innocent victims of an accidental war, living out their last days, making do with what they have, hoping for a miracle
A closer look at Minoans by Jane Heath( Book )

7 editions published between 1979 and 1985 in 3 languages and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ce reportage succinct donne une information assez rigoureuse sur le sujet énoncé. Cartes géographiques, illustrations, plans, complètent un texte de qualité
Samson by Catherine Storr( Book )

3 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A closer look at ancient Greeks by Anton Powell( Book )

4 editions published between 1978 and 1982 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A closer look at Vikings by Helen Clarke( Book )

2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of the Vikings and a discussion of their daily life
The Tower of London : a 2000-year history by Ivan Lapper( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Times past by R. J Unstead( Book )

3 editions published between 1983 and 1991 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A closer look at Imperial Rome by Patricia Vanags( Book )

2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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