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Maynard, Christopher

Overview
Works: 341 works in 845 publications in 19 languages and 27,230 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Miscellanea  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author
Classifications: Q164, 507.8
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Most widely held works about Christopher Maynard
 
Most widely held works by Christopher Maynard
Pirates! : raiders of the high seas by Christopher Maynard( Book )
7 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 1,244 WorldCat member 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 2000 in English and held by 1,152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents a day in the life of a medieval lord as he runs the land over which he holds power
I wonder why planes have wings and other questions about transport by Christopher Maynard( Book )
35 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in 11 languages and held by 920 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Answers questions about transportation and vehicles, including "Do airships run on air?" and "Why don't ships sink?"
Jobs people do by Christopher Maynard( Book )
9 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in 4 languages and held by 914 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Text and photographs of real people at work as well as authentic detailed costumes present the key aspects of over fifty occupations
Kitchen science by Christopher Maynard( Book )
18 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in 6 languages and held by 872 WorldCat member 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 )
9 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 858 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Introduces dinosaurs and their world, discussing such topics as their food, life cycles, means of hunting, and means of fighting and defense
Backyard science by Christopher Maynard( Book )
12 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 820 WorldCat member 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
Extreme machines by Christopher Maynard( Book )
4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 819 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents some of the most powerful and unusual vehicles used today, including the dragster, rocket plane, and stretch limo
Amazing animal babies by Christopher Maynard( Book )
16 editions published between 1990 and 1996 in 6 languages and held by 806 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Introduces a variety of baby animals, discussing how they learn, feed, grow, and survive
Aircraft by Christopher Maynard( Book )
13 editions published between 1981 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 785 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the design, performance, and statistics of a variety of high-speed aircraft, including the Blackbird, F-117 Nighthawk, and Concorde
Micro monsters : life under the microscope by Christopher Maynard( Book )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and Chinese and held by 777 WorldCat member 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
Revolution by Christopher Maynard( Book )
14 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and French and held by 763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents in newspaper format facts relating to the French, American, Russian, and Chinese revolutions
Airplane by Christopher Maynard( Book )
6 editions published between 1995 and 2000 in English and held by 739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explains how the airplanes and major pieces of equipment in an airport work and interact
Ghosts by Christopher Maynard( Book )
10 editions published between 1989 and 2000 in English and Slovenian and held by 720 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Provides a look at ghosts--in stories, in movies, reports of sightings throughout history, fakes, and more
Bugs : a close-up view of the insect world by Christopher Maynard( Book )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the physical characteristics, behavior, habitat, and life cycle of a variety of insects
Sharks by Christopher Maynard( Book )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents information on the behavior, reproduction, and conservation of sharks, as well as other facts about these fierce hunters
The aces by Christopher Maynard( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 588 WorldCat member 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
The young scientist book of stars & planets by Christopher Maynard( Book )
21 editions published between 1977 and 1991 in 4 languages and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Introduces astronomy, the study of stars, planets, and other heavenly bodies through the use of text, illustrations and suggested experiments
Air battles by Christopher Maynard( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 512 WorldCat member 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
All about ghosts by Christopher Maynard( Book )
12 editions published between 1977 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 438 WorldCat member 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
 
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Alternative Names
Māynār, Krīstūfir
Maynard, Chris
Maynard Chris 1949-....
Maynard, Christopher
كريستوفر ماينارد، 1949-
ماينار، كريستوفر
ماينارد، كريستوفر
メイナード, クリストファー
メナード, クリストファー
Languages
English (130)
French (25)
Spanish (21)
German (4)
Chinese (4)
Finnish (3)
Slovenian (3)
Arabic (3)
Dutch (3)
Russian (2)
Korean (1)
Japanese (1)
Xhosa (1)
Persian (1)
Catalan (1)
Afrikaans (1)
Portuguese (1)
Welsh (1)
Zulu (1)
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