WorldCat Identities

Gifford, Clive

Overview
Works: 894 works in 2,218 publications in 11 languages and 78,537 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Picture books  Comic books, strips, etc  Encyclopedias  Biography  Toy and movable books  Forecasts  Pictorial works  Miscellanea 
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 )

37 editions published between 1998 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 1,899 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
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 1,420 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 )

19 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in English and Dutch and held by 1,265 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 )

37 editions published between 1998 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,167 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 1,026 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

12 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 961 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

22 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in English and Dutch and held by 960 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 910 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 798 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 796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

KFK Spies explores the undercover world of espionage-part of the intelligence-gathering operations of nations and global organizations. Learn more about the first spies and find out what motivated these men and women to pursue such an unusual and often dangerous career path. Discover the different types of espionage activities and find out how secret services use communication, code breaking, and a variety of other techniques to uncover spies. Marvel at the astonishing range of weapons and gadgets used by these secret agents and understand why there are more spies now than ever before.--
Soccer : the ultimate guide to the beautiful game by Clive Gifford( Book )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 775 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the game of soccer, including its basic rules, structure, playing positions, needed skills, and great players
The Usborne book of juggling by Clive Gifford( Book )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 755 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 753 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the properties of different types of natural and manufactured matter, including elastic, marble, wood, silk, and gold. Materials answers fundamental questions about the matter and materials that make up the physical world around us. What are rocks made of? Where do plastics come from, and what are they used for? Why can I see through glass? Readers are introduced to the most common natural and manufactured materials-including metals, wood, paper, cotton, and recycled products--and learn why some are hard and others are malleable and why some stretch while others snap
100 inventions that made history : brilliant breakthroughs that shaped our world by Tracey Turner( Book )

14 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 716 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

7 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 693 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
How the future began by Clive Gifford( Book )

24 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in English and Turkish and held by 669 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to historical and current developments in the field of machinery, including mass production, computers, robots, micro-engineering, and communications technology
10 inventors who changed the world by Clive Gifford( Book )

5 editions published in 2009 in Spanish and English and held by 642 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
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
Soccer : the ultimate guide to the beautiful game
Alternative Names
Džifords, Klaivs 1966-

Gifford, C.

Gifford, C. 1966-

Gifford, C. (Clive)

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 (227)

Spanish (30)

German (7)

French (6)

Turkish (6)

Dutch (6)

Japanese (2)

Arabic (1)

Hebrew (1)

Korean (1)

Danish (1)

Covers
Basketball : from tip-off to slam dunk--the essential guideTennisFootballSkate boardingSwimmingRugbyMedia & communicationsThe Kingfisher geography encyclopedia