Most widely held works about Christopher Maynard
Most widely held works by Christopher Maynard
Pirates! : raiders of the high seas by Christopher Maynard ( Book )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 1,220 libraries worldwide
Describes the lives and activities of pirates.
Days of the knights : a tale of castles and battles by Christopher Maynard ( Book )
6 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 1,122 libraries worldwide
Presents a day in the life of a medieval lord as he runs the land over which he holds power. Slashing swords, shining armor, knights locked in deadly battle - the mighty castle is under siege! These 48-page books about fascinating subjects like pirates, mummies, and volcanoes are for proficient readers who can understand a rich vocabulary and challenging sentence structure. In addition to the stunning photographs, informative sidebars, and glossary, readers will find archival photographs and paintings. Averaging 4,500 to 5,000 words in length, Level 4 books are 40 percent pictures and 40 percent text. The Dorling Kindersley Readers combine an enticing visual layout with high-interest, easy-to-read stories to captivate and delight young bookworms who are just getting started. Written by leading children's authors and compiled in consultation with literacy experts, these engaging books build reader confidence along with a lifelong appreciation for nonfiction, classic stories, and biographies. There is a DK Reader to interest every child at every level, from preschool to grade 4.
Jobs people do by Christopher Maynard ( Book )
9 editions published between 1996 and 2000 in 4 languages and held by 958 libraries worldwide
Text and photographs of real people at work as well as authentic detailed costumes present the key aspects of over fifty occupations.
Amazing animal babies by Christopher Maynard ( Book )
9 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and Chinese and held by 865 libraries worldwide
Introduces a variety of baby animals, discussing how they learn, feed, grow, and survive.
Extreme machines by Christopher Maynard ( Book )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 806 libraries worldwide
Presents some of the most powerful and unusual vehicles used today, including the dragster, rocket plane, and stretch limo.
Kitchen science by Christopher Maynard ( Book )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 805 libraries worldwide
Contains instructions for more than fifty experiments that children can perform using common items found in the kitchen.
The best book of dinosaurs by Christopher Maynard ( Book )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 785 libraries worldwide
Introduces dinosaurs and their world, discussing such topics as their food, life cycles, means of hunting, and means of fighting and defense.
Micro monsters : life under the microscope by Christopher Maynard ( Book )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 768 libraries worldwide
Explores the hidden world of very small creatures that live around us and even inside us, including fleas, bedbugs, itch mites, and more.
Airplane by Christopher Maynard ( Book )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2000 in English and held by 757 libraries worldwide
Explains how the airplanes and major pieces of equipment in an airport work and interact.
Aircraft by Christopher Maynard ( Book )
8 editions published between 1981 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 750 libraries worldwide
Presents the design, performance, and statistics of a variety of high-speed aircraft, including the Blackbird, F-117 Nighthawk, and Concorde.
Backyard science by Christopher Maynard ( Book )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in Spanish and English and held by 721 libraries worldwide
Encouraging readers to explore the world of science, this collection of more than 50 experiments that can be done in the backyard presents basic principles of physics, biology, and chemistry. Full-color illustrations.
Ghosts by Christopher Maynard ( Book )
6 editions published between 1977 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 706 libraries worldwide
Provides a look at ghosts--in stories, in movies, reports of sightings throughout history, fakes, and more.
Revolution by Christopher Maynard ( Book )
10 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and French and held by 683 libraries worldwide
Presents in newspaper format facts relating to the French, American, Russian, and Chinese revolutions.
The aces by Christopher Maynard ( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 655 libraries worldwide
Introduces the ace pilots of World War I, their military aircraft, aerial tactics and stunts, and profiles such prominent aviators as the Red Baron and Eddie Rickenbacker.
Bugs : a close-up view of the insect world by Christopher Maynard ( Book )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 638 libraries worldwide
Describes the physical characteristics, behavior, habitat, and life cycle of a variety of insects.
Sharks by Christopher Maynard ( Book )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and held by 617 libraries worldwide
Presents information on the behavior, reproduction, and conservation of sharks, as well as other facts about these fierce hunters.
Air battles by Christopher Maynard ( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 592 libraries worldwide
Describes aircraft and air combats of World War II, examining how the aircraft developed from lightly armed biplanes to jet fighters equipped with radar and flying bombers carrying atomic weapons.
I wonder why planes have wings and other questions about transport by Christopher Maynard ( Book )
15 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in 7 languages and held by 539 libraries worldwide
Answers questions about transportation and vehicles, including "Do airships run on air?" and "Why don't ships sink?"
All about ghosts by Christopher Maynard ( Book )
8 editions published between 1977 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 457 libraries worldwide
Describes the different kinds of ghosts believed to haunt the Earth and the techniques used in ghost hunting with a discussion of possible explanations for many sightings.
The great ice age by Christopher Maynard ( Book )
7 editions published between 1978 and 1987 in English and held by 404 libraries worldwide
Briefly discusses the effects of the Great Ice Age on the earth's land formations, vegetation, and animals.
Airplanes Airplanes, Military Airplanes--Speed Airports--Equipment and supplies Air warfare Animals--Infancy Animals--Miscellanea Antiquities Astronomy Automobiles, Racing Biography Castles Civilization, Medieval Dinosaurs Families Fighter pilots Flying-machines Food Ghosts Glacial epoch History History, Modern Insects Juvenile works Knights and knighthood Lizards Machinery Microorganisms Minerals Motor vehicles New York (State)--New York Occupations Paleontology Pictorial works Pirates Professions Readers (Elementary) Reptiles Revolutions Rocks Science Science--Experiments Scientists Sharks Treasure troves Vehicles, Military Vocational guidance Warships World War (1914-1918) World War (1939-1945)
Maynard, Chris, 1949-
ماينارد، كريستوفر玛纳德, 克里斯托夫
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