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Chisholm, Jane

Overview
Works: 298 works in 553 publications in 11 languages and 14,703 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Military history  Encyclopedias  Outlines and syllabi  Fiction  Miscellanea  Handbooks and manuals 
Roles: Author, Editor, Redactor, Secretary, Other, Creator
Classifications: CR4509, 909
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Most widely held works by Jane Chisholm
The Usborne Internet-linked introduction to music by Eileen O'Brien( Book )

12 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 760 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
The Usborne book of castles by Lesley Sims( Book )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the history, purpose, and construction of medieval castles and the life of their inhabitants
The Usborne Introduction to modern art by Rosie Dickins( Book )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and French and held by 496 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 495 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 )

14 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book includes information not only about the pyramids, but about everyday life in ancient Egypt
The Usborne Internet-linked encyclopedia of ancient Greece by Jane Chisholm( Book )

13 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrated with photographs, detailed maps, cutaways and reconstructions of historical events, this comprehensive encyclopedia explores the civilization of Ancient Greece
Computers for beginners by Margaret Stephens( Book )

7 editions published between 1994 and 1998 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Answers questions about computers and how they work
Living in Roman times by Jane Chisholm( Book )

4 editions published between 1982 and 1993 in English and held by 371 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 )

14 editions published between 1988 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 353 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 )

14 editions published between 1984 and 1993 in 4 languages and held by 342 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 288 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
Usborne timelines of world history by Jane Chisholm( Book )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surveys the history of the world from prehistoric times to the present, providing supplementary maps and illustrations
What's biology all about? by Hazel Maskell( Book )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 285 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
Finding out about our earth by Jane Chisholm( Book )

4 editions published between 1982 and 1991 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Knights by Rachel Firth( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 277 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 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated history of the Roman Army, including information about its composition, organization, training, methods, weapons, and campaigns
World history dates by Jane Chisholm( Book )

5 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated history of the world from its earliest settled communities to the present day of the computers
The Romans by Anthony Marks( Book )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English 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
Submarines by Alex Frith( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 250 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
Roman Britain by Ruth Brocklehurst( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

Čisholma, Džeina

Чисхольм, Джейн

جين تشيشولم

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The Usborne book of castlesThe Usborne Introduction to modern artThe Usborne book of world history datesWho built the pyramids?The Usborne Internet-linked encyclopedia of ancient GreeceComputers for beginnersLiving in Roman timesEarly civilization