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Chisholm, Jane

Overview
Works: 327 works in 610 publications in 8 languages and 14,035 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Military history  Outlines and syllabi  Music  Miscellanea  Handbooks and manuals  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Redactor, Secretary, Other, Creator, Publishing director
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Most widely held works by Jane Chisholm
The Usborne Internet-linked introduction to music by Eileen O'Brien( Book )

11 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 726 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents color-illustrated overviews of a variety of music topics, all including the addresses of related Internet sites. Covers various types of music; historical periods in music; instruments; composers; how to read music; and related aspects including ballet, opera, soundtracks, and sound reproduction
What's happening to me? by Susan Meredith( Book )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in English and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses physical changes in girls as they reach puberty
The Usborne Introduction to modern art by Rosie Dickins( Book )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detailed introduction to modern art with Internet links about featured artists and examples of their work and works by related artists
The Usborne book of world history dates by Jane Chisholm( Book )

8 editions published between 1987 and 1998 in English and Czech and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A concise overview of world history from 9000 B.C. to 1997 A.D
Who built the pyramids? by Jane Chisholm( Book )

15 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in English and Turkish and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book includes information not only about the pyramids, but about everyday life in ancient Egypt
Computers for beginners by Margaret Stephens( Book )

8 editions published between 1994 and 1998 in English and Dutch and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Answers questions about computers and how they work
Who were the Vikings? by Jane Chisholm( Book )

16 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book tells about the Vikings and their everyday life
Living in Roman times by Jane Chisholm( Book )

4 editions published between 1982 and 1993 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The everyday world of people who lived in the ancient Roman times is brought to life in this book with simple text
Early civilization by Jane Chisholm( Book )

7 editions published between 1988 and 1992 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Early Civilization describes the first flowerings of world civilization in Egypt and Mesopotamia - spanning the period from c.3000 BC to the Roman conquest. It also looks briefly at the first civilizations of India and China, which fell within the same time span. The book examines aspects of everyday life, as well as providing a clear historical outline of the period. It is packed with colourful pictures, maps and diagrams, and includes summaries of dates for quick and easy reference"--Back cover
Introduction to biology by Jane Chisholm( Book )

7 editions published between 1984 and 1993 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Color and black-and-white illustrations aid the discussion of biology basics. Includes computer program for classifying an animal, written for Commodore 64 or VIC 20 microcomputers
Fighter planes by Henry Brook( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history of fighter planes from the dogfights of World War I to the missions flown by modern stealth fighters
What's biology all about? by Hazel Maskell( Book )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated introduction to biology, containing information on subjects such as the life cycle, the human body, plant life, evolution, and ecosystems
Knights by Rachel Firth( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes and illustrates the way of life of medieval knights; discusses their weapons, armor, training, siegecraft, tournaments, heraldry, chivalry, and the Crusades; and suggests Web addresses to enhance the reader's research
Roman army by Ruth Brocklehurst( Book )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and Italian and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated history of the Roman Army, including information about its composition, organization, training, methods, weapons, and campaigns
Submarines by Alex Frith( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a history of the submarine, discusses the different ways they are used, and recounts true-life adventures, in a book with fold out pages
Timelines of world history by Jane Chisholm( Book )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This reference work covers the most important dates in world history from 9000BC up to the early 21st century. Containing over 2500 dates, it gives an overview of the major events of world history in chronological order
World history dates by Jane Chisholm( Book )

5 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A chronology of world history lists important events, discoveries, and civilizations from the beginning of agriculture to the end of the Vietnam War
The Romans by Anthony Marks( Book )

7 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the world of the Romans from the founding of the city to the decline of the empire
Finding out about our earth by Jane Chisholm( Book )

4 editions published between 1982 and 1991 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book discusses what the Earth is like, the days and night, the seasons, and more
Roman Britain by Ruth Brocklehurst( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated history of Britain under the Roman Empire. Includes Internet links
 
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The Usborne book of world history dates
Alternative Names
Chisholm, Jane

Čisholma, Džeina

Čizema, Džeina

Чисхольм, Джейн

جين تشيشولم

Languages
English (119)

French (3)

Czech (3)

Turkish (2)

Chinese (1)

Italian (1)

Spanish (1)

Dutch (1)

Covers
What's happening to me?The Usborne Introduction to modern artThe Usborne book of world history datesWho built the pyramids?Computers for beginnersWho were the Vikings?Living in Roman timesEarly civilization