WorldCat Identities

Jackson, Ian 1960-

Overview
Works: 154 works in 475 publications in 7 languages and 15,898 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Picture puzzles  Miscellanea  Pictorial works  Fiction  Biography 
Roles: Illustrator, Author, Creator, Editor
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Most widely held works by Ian Jackson
The great animal search by Caroline Young( Book )

24 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents information about different kinds of animals. The reader is invited to find animals hidden in the illustrations
The big bug search by Caroline Young( Book )

21 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a series of double-page picture puzzles depicting different parts of the world, each of which contains approximately 100 hidden insects for the reader to find. Includes information about each insect
The great undersea search by Kate Needham( Book )

18 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 982 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From giant octopuses and great white sharks, to deep-sea divers and treasure troves there are 100 things to spot on every double page of this book. Each beautifully illustrated puzzle picture shows a different underwater scene, including the magical world of a coral reef, the spooky ocean depths, a sunken pirate ship, and more!
Storms and hurricanes by Kathy Gemmell( Book )

4 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the aid of satellite images, this book looks at both the causes and catastrophic effects of the world's most exciting weather
The Romans by Anthony Marks( Book )

16 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the world of the Romans from the founding of the city to the decline of the empire
Rainforest wildlife by Antonia Cunningham( Book )

8 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and Spanish and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the amazing animals and plants of the world's tropical rainforests
The Greeks by Susan Peach( Book )

8 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in English and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Outlines the history of Ancient Greece to the time of Alexander the Great and examaines the detail of everyday life
Polar wildlife by Kamini Khanduri( Book )

10 editions published between 1992 and 1998 in English and Turkish and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the animals and plants of the polar regions and explains how each species has adapted to life in its own environment
The Usborne world of animals by Susanna Davidson( Book )

16 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The extraordinary photographs and simple, yet informative text in this fascinating introduction to the creatures of the world will enthrall young children. Includes maps, with animal icons to help readers locate the different species, animal facts, classification charts and an animal quiz
Usborne internet-linked Greeks by Susan Peach( Book )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Coins, democracy and the Olympics--Ancient Greek civilizations have had an amazing impact on the modern world. Discover what everyday life was like in Ancient Greece in this fascinating historical chronicle and reference book
The great planet Earth search by Emma Helbrough( Book )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a series of picture puzzles in which the reader is invited to find a variety of things. Each two page spread features a different habitat and includes factual information. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
The great prehistoric search by Jane Bingham( Book )

10 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is more than just a challenging puzzle book it's also a fascinating look at life on Earth millions of years ago. Each beautifully illustrated double-page spread covers a different period of prehistoric time and is crammed full of creatures and plants for you to find
Tales of real survival by Paul Dowswell( Book )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From polar explorers marooned in Antarctica, to Moon-bound astronauts aboard a stricken spaceship, Tales of real survival records the courage, endurance and ingenuity of survivors
Early civilization by Jane Chisholm( Book )

6 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
The Usborne book of treasure hunting by Anna Claybourne( Book )

3 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book discusses the curious lives of people who have gone treasure hunting and how some of the most amazing treasure in the world was found
A visitor's guide to ancient Rome by Lesley Sims( Book )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traveling back to the height of the Roman Empire in 118 A.D., this guide includes sightseeing suggestions; ideas for trips out of Rome with a map of the city; and historical background on religion, fashion, schools, and the army
The Usborne book of Earth facts by Lynn Bresler( Book )

3 editions published between 1986 and 1988 in English and Spanish and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains facts about the earth's features such as the mountains, oceans, natural resources, volcanoes, highest waterfalls, largest deserts, and deepest lakes
The Usborne book of animal facts by Anita Ganeri( Book )

4 editions published between 1988 and 1995 in Chinese and English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains hundreds of facinating facts about the animal world
All about baby animals by Michael Chinery( Book )

6 editions published between 1989 and 1992 in Spanish and English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores, in simple text and illustrations, the physical characteristics, habits, and natural habitat of more than thirty baby mammals, birds, fish, and insects
Tales of real spies by Fergus Fleming( Book )

4 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes important spy missions and profiles key individuals in the world of intelligence gathering
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The great animal search
Alternative Names
Džeksons, Jans

Jackson, I. 1960-

Jackson, Ian

잭슨, 이안 1960-

잭슨, 이언 1960-

Languages
English (149)

Spanish (16)

French (11)

Chinese (2)

Turkish (1)

Russian (1)

Dutch (1)

Covers
The big bug searchThe great undersea searchStorms and hurricanesThe RomansRainforest wildlifeThe GreeksPolar wildlifeThe Usborne world of animals