WorldCat Identities

Caselli, Giovanni 1939-

Overview
Works: 261 works in 882 publications in 18 languages and 17,269 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Literature  History  Biographies  Illustrated works  Church history  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Illustrator, Contributor, Creator, Translator, Other, Artist
Classifications: BL782, 293.13
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Most widely held works by Giovanni Caselli
Gods, men & monsters from the Greek myths by Michael Gibson( Book )

41 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,339 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 )

17 editions published between 1978 and 1994 in English and Galician and held by 1,143 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 )

15 editions published between 1988 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 980 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 )

25 editions published between 1981 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 936 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 first civilizations by Giovanni Caselli( Book )

18 editions published between 1983 and 1998 in English and Spanish and held by 880 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the early history of civilization from the first humans of two million years ago through early civilizations from around the globe
The renaissance and the new world by Giovanni Caselli( Book )

10 editions published between 1985 and 1998 in English and held by 828 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
Wonders of the world by Giovanni Caselli( Book )

45 editions published between 1988 and 2003 in 8 languages and held by 631 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
Egyptian myths by Jacqueline Morley( Book )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an illustrated collections of myths about the ancient Egyptians
In search of Troy : one man's quest for Homer's fabled city by Giovanni Caselli( Book )

10 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 575 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
Life through the ages by Giovanni Caselli( Book )

35 editions published between 1987 and 2002 in 10 languages and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents in brief text and illustrations an overview of western history from prehistory to the present day
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 524 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
Greek myths by Jacqueline Morley( Book )

5 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated collection of twenty Greek myths including "Prometheus and Pandora," "Theseus and the Minotaur," "Meleager and the blazing logs," and "The story of Phaeton."
The body : and how it works by Steve H Parker( Book )

14 editions published between 1987 and 2002 in English and Chinese and held by 435 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 )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and Dutch and held by 430 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 )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 346 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 )

4 editions published between 1986 and 1992 in English and held by 312 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 closer look at prehistoric mammals by Elizabeth Strachan( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 302 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
A Viking settler by Giovanni Caselli( Book )

8 editions published between 1986 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Observes a young Viking boy who lives on a farm in Denmark around 900 A.D. while his father sails on trading expeditions, until the entire family moves to a new settlement in England. Includes illustrations of tools and equipment they might have used in their daily lives
A medieval monk by Giovanni Caselli( Book )

5 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in Spanish and English and held by 261 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 monastic order
A Florentine merchant by Giovanni Caselli( Book )

4 editions published between 1986 and 1991 in English and held by 255 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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Gods & heroes from Viking mythologyThe Middle AgesThe Roman Empire and the Dark AgesThe first civilizationsThe renaissance and the new worldWonders of the worldEgyptian mythsIn search of Troy : one man's quest for Homer's fabled city
Alternative Names
Caselli G. (1939- )

Caselli, G. (Giovanni)

Caselli, G. (Giovanni), 1939-

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