WorldCat Identities

Caselli, Giovanni 1939-

Overview
Works: 209 works in 750 publications in 20 languages and 18,948 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Biography  Church history  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Illustrator, Contributor, Artist
Classifications: BL782, 612
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Most widely held works by Giovanni Caselli
Gods, men & monsters from the Greek myths by Michael Gibson( Book )

43 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of myths relating the exploits and adventures of the gods and heroes of ancient Greece
Gods & heroes from Viking mythology by Brian Branston( Book )

34 editions published between 1968 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 1,306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of myths about Thor, Balder, King Gylfi and other Nordic gods and heroes
The Middle Ages by Giovanni Caselli( Book )

14 editions published between 1988 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 1,110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines daily life in the Middle Ages, covering such aspects as chivalry, the great cathedrals, medieval technology, country life, and pilgrimages
The Roman Empire and the Dark Ages by Giovanni Caselli( Book )

20 editions published between 1981 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 1,032 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history of the Roman Empire and the Dark Ages which followed through a description of common objects, tools, clothes, dwellings, food, and day-to-day activities of the people in both the cities and in the country
The renaissance and the new world by Giovanni Caselli( Book )

9 editions published between 1985 and 1998 in English and held by 1,022 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents, in text and illustrations, a range of people whose way of life reveals various aspects of the society developing in Europe and America from the fifteenth through the eighteenth centuries
The first civilizations by Giovanni Caselli( Book )

13 editions published between 1983 and 1998 in English and Spanish and held by 973 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the early history of civilization from the first toolmakers of four million years ago through the Greeks of the fifth century B.C
Life through the ages by Giovanni Caselli( Book )

51 editions published between 1987 and 2002 in 10 languages and held by 691 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents in brief text and illustrations an overview of western history from prehistory to the present day
Egyptian myths by Jacqueline Morley( Book )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an illustrated collections of myths about the ancient Egyptians
Wonders of the world by Giovanni Caselli( Book )

12 editions published between 1988 and 2002 in English and Chinese and held by 625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the construction of each of the Seven Wonders of the World and relates them to similar structures in ancient and modern times
In search of Troy : one man's quest for Homer's fabled city by Giovanni Caselli( Book )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the efforts of Heinrich Schliemann to uncover the ancient city of Troy and what his archeological finds revealed about life in this legendary location
In search of Tutankhamun : the discovery of a king's tomb by Giovanni Caselli( Book )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the discovery of the tomb of the Egyptian king Tutankhamun and what it revealed about everyday life in his time
A closer look at prehistoric mammals by Elizabeth Strachan( Book )

6 editions published between 1976 and 1985 in English and Afrikaans and held by 600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the coming of the age of mammals and how it reached its height three million years ago with the arrival of humans
Greek myths by Jacqueline Morley( Book )

4 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and Hebrew and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated collection of twenty Greek myths including "Prometheus and Pandora," "Theseus and the Minotaur," "Meleager and the blazing log," and "The story of Phaeton." Suggested level: primary, intermediate, junior secondary
The body by Steve Parker( Book )

20 editions published between 1987 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the systems and parts of the human body and how they work, including the skin, blood, bones, lungs, and heart
In search of Pompeii : uncovering a buried Roman city by Giovanni Caselli( Book )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and Dutch and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the discovery and excavation of the ruins of the ancient city of Pompeii, buried by the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 A.D., and what has been learned about life there
In search of Knossos : the quest for the Minotaur's labyrinth by Giovanni Caselli( Book )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the discovery and excavation of Knossos by the archaeologist Sir Arthur Evans and what the site revealed about the Minoan civilization that flourished on the island of Crete from about 3000 to 1150 B.C
A Roman soldier by Giovanni Caselli( Book )

6 editions published between 1986 and 1992 in Spanish and English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the story of a young auxiliary soldier at a fortress on Hadrian's Wall, depicting life in the Roman Army in the third century A.D
A medieval monk by Giovanni Caselli( Book )

5 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in Spanish and English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes a year in the life of the monks living in the great monastery of Cluny in medieval France, as seen through the eyes of a young boy who has just joined the order
An Egyptian craftsman by Giovanni Caselli( Book )

8 editions published between 1986 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a story depicting life in Egypt more than 1000 years before Christ, focusing on the family of a scribe
A Florentine merchant by Giovanni Caselli( Book )

3 editions published between 1986 and 1991 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a story of a rich merchant, Francesco Datini, and his household in northern Italy in the late fourteenth century, seen from the viewpoint of a slave, depicting the merchant's life in the town of Prato and his work in nearby Florence
 
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The Middle Ages
Alternative Names
Caselli, G. 1939-

Caselli, G. (Giovanni)

Caselli, G. (Giovanni), 1939-

Casselli, Giovanni 1939-

Giovanni Caselli

Giovanni Caselli antropologo e esperantista italiano

Giovanni Caselli Italiaans antropoloog

Giovanni Caselli Italian anthropologist

Kaseli, Džovani 1939-

カセッリ, ジョヴァンニ

カセリ, ジョバンニ

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Gods & heroes from Viking mythologyThe Middle AgesThe Roman Empire and the Dark AgesThe renaissance and the new worldThe first civilizationsLife through the agesEgyptian mythsWonders of the world