WorldCat Identities

Gifford, Clive

Overview
Works: 864 works in 2,147 publications in 10 languages and 78,420 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Encyclopedias  Picture books  Comic books, strips, etc  Biography  Forecasts  Pictorial works  Miscellanea  Children's atlases 
Roles: Author, Contributor, Creator, Bibliographic antecedent, Other, Collector
Classifications: TJ211.2, 796.334
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Clive Gifford
Robots by Clive Gifford( Book )

36 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,910 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Kingfisher Young Knowledge series gives children a look at subjects with fun and easy-to-follow projects, new vocabulary footnotes, and much more. Animal Homes introduces the different places and spaces that animals call home. Full color
The Kingfisher soccer encyclopedia by Clive Gifford( Book )

19 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 1,577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers the sport's rules, skills, fans and the media, coaches, and tactics, and offers profiles of the top players and teams. From the first soccer games to today's money-spinning global industry, the book takes readers to the heart of a sport that is played and watched by millions of people around the world. It explains the key rules, skills, and tactics and examines issues in and around the game--supporters, the media, and the demands of being a professional player. Stunning digital artwork recreates some of the most famous moves and greatest goals in soccer history, and the latest statistics are provided for soccer enthusiasts
Soccer : the ultimate guide to the beautiful game by Clive Gifford( Book )

15 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book describes and presents step-by-step photographs showing the essential techniques for the game of soccer including passing, receiving, shooting, heading, and goalkeeping
Basketball : from tip-off to slam dunk--the essential guide by Clive Gifford( Book )

24 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Offers easy-to-follow instruction that is sure to improve the all-around performance of any young basketball player, from passing, dribbling, and mastering the triple-threat stance to individual and team defending, making the perfect lay-up, and more advanced offensive plays"--Dust jacket back
Tennis by Clive Gifford( Book )

20 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in English and Dutch and held by 1,264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An introduction to tennis, including techniques, rules, and the training regimen of professional athletes in the sport"--Provided by publisher
Football by Clive Gifford( Book )

39 editions published between 1998 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An introduction to football, including techniques, rules, and the training regimen of professional athletes in the sport"--Provided by publisher
Skate boarding by Clive Gifford( Book )

15 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Instruction in skateboarding includes basic to advanced techniques and the lowdown on the best equipment
Swimming by Clive Gifford( Book )

14 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 972 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn about swimming: training and equipment, different types of strokes and techniques
Rugby by Clive Gifford( Book )

21 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and Dutch and held by 948 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With informative but accessible text, the sport is brought to life. This work offers an in-depth look at the sport, from its history and beginnings to the modern game, how it's played, who plays it and the rules that govern it. Packed with facts, stats and full-colour photographs, this is the essential guide
Media & communications by Clive Gifford( Book )

17 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 913 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book traces the history of communications, from hieroglyphics to the information superhighway
The Kingfisher geography encyclopedia by Clive Gifford( Book )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 809 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Statistics, text, and color maps reveal the physical geography, peoples, politics, governments, languages, religions, and currencies of each nation of the world
Spies by Clive Gifford( Book )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 806 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to espionage covers the story of the life of spies, their occupations, and the diverse organizations that hire them
The Usborne book of juggling by Clive Gifford( Book )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrates juggling techniques with practice routines and action photographs. Provides help to correct typical mistakes of beginners
Materials by Clive Gifford( Book )

12 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to materials science looking at a range of materials including glass, metal, wood and paper and how they can be used. Includes suggestions for related activities. Suggested level: junior, primary
Super trucks by Clive Gifford( Book )

10 editions published in 2013 in 3 languages and held by 703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This is an awesome lineup of extreme machines-- gargantuan road trains, monster military vehicles, rigs, crawlers, haulers, and souped-up racing trucks. So climb up into the driver's seat and let 'Super Trucks' take you on the ride of a lifetime."--Page 4 of cover
100 inventions that made history : brilliant breakthroughs that shaped our world by Tracey Turner( Book )

9 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the development of one hundred world-changing inventions, including rockets, the internet, refrigerators, blue jeans, light bulbs, and antibiotics
How the future began by Clive Gifford( Book )

22 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in English and Turkish and held by 674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Look inside to amazing record-busting facts about the biggest, fastest and most powerful machines in the world
10 inventors who changed the world by Clive Gifford( Book )

7 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes ten riveting, in-depth biographies in a graphic novel format of legendary inventors, including Galileo, Thomas Edison, Ben Franklin and James Watt
Snowboarding by Clive Gifford( Book )

11 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 639 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains how to snowboard like a pro, from basic techniques to advanced skills
Cool tech : gadgets, games robots, and the digital world by Clive Gifford( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How many times a day do you connect to the digital world? You text, tweet, stream songs, watch videos, and play games. But do you know how it all works? Leap inside to discover the technology behind the coolest gadgets and meet the people with the big ideas. Find out what robots are up to, how a video game is made, and how the internet affects your life."P. [4] of cover
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Skate boarding
Alternative Names
Džifords, Klaivs 1966-

Gifford, C.

Gifford, C. 1966-

Gifford, C. (Clive)

Gifford, C. (Clive), 1966-

Gifford, Clive

Gifford, Clive 1966-

Ǧīfūrd, Klīf 1966-

Гиффорд, Клайв 1966-

جيفورد، كليف

غيفورد، كلايف

كلايف جيفورد

기퍼드, 클라이브 1966-

기포드, 클라이브 1966-

기포드, 클리브 1966-

ギフォード, クライブ

ジフォード, クライブ

Languages
English (255)

Spanish (33)

French (6)

Dutch (6)

German (5)

Turkish (4)

Czech (2)

Arabic (1)

Hebrew (1)

Korean (1)

Covers
The Kingfisher soccer encyclopediaSoccer : the ultimate guide to the beautiful gameBasketball : from tip-off to slam dunk--the essential guideTennisFootballSkate boardingSwimmingRugby