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Phillipps, Francis

Overview
Works: 186 works in 337 publications in 3 languages and 9,694 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Action and adventure fiction  Biography  Adventure stories  History  High interest-low vocabulary books  Legends  Miscellanea  Graphic novels 
Roles: Illustrator, Author, Narrator, Performer
Classifications: PQ2469.T7, 843.8
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Francis Phillipps
The violent earth by Jonathan Rutland( Book )

6 editions published between 1980 and 1989 in English and French and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses volcanoes, floods, hurricanes, and other destructive forces in nature. Also briefly describes possible ways to harness their energy
You can jump higher on the moon by Kate Petty( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on our exploration of space by citing notable facts discovered while visiting and investigating the moon and planets. Suggested level: primary
Mysteries of the pyramids by Anne Millard( Book )

3 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and Spanish and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book explores the mysteries of the pyramids by using modern science, ancient mythology, and more
Some snakes spit poison by Claire Llewellyn( Book )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides information about different kinds of snakes, their physical characteristics, habits, and behavior
The sun is a star by Kate Petty( Book )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides information about stars, the sun and the planets, comets, and other astronomical phenomena
World War I by Ken Hills( Book )

4 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines how the events of World War I changed the course of history
The Russian revolution by Philip Clark( Book )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines how the Russian Revolution changed the course of history. Suggested level: intermediate, secondary
Gods & giants by Stewart Ross( Book )

6 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells fifteen tales from medieval Europe, including Viking and Celtic myths, and includes illustrations, textual notes that provide insight into the stories, a glossary of terms, and a listing of who's who
Mysteries of the supernatural by Jillian Powell( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores numerous mysterious places and powers, UFOs and aliens, ghosts and the spirit world, mysterious creatures and people, and mysteries solved and unsolved
The voyages of Vasco da Gama by Richard Humble( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the explorations and discoveries of Vasco da Gama
Spirits and sorcerers by Stewart Ross( Book )

4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of tales from Africa, the Middle East, and Biblical stories from the Old Testament
Wilbur & Orville Wright by Theodore Rowland-Entwistle( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography concentrating on the childhood of the airplane inventors Wilbur and Orville Wright
Monsters and magic by Stewart Ross( Book )

4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of tales drawn from across North and South America and including those of native peoples as well as of later settlers
Beasts by Stewart Ross( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses mythical beasts such as Bigfoot, dragons, and the Minotaur as well as real-life dangerous animals like tigers, polar bears, and snakes
Heroes of World War II by Neil Grant( Book )

2 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents instances of heroism on both sides in World War II
From the earth to the moon by Jules Verne( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the members of the elite Baltimore Gun Club find themselves lacking any urgent assignments at the close of the Civil War, their president, Impey Barbicane, proposes that they build a gun big enough to launch a rocket to the moon. But when Barbicane's adversary places a huge wager that the project will fail and a daring volunteer elevates the mission to a "manned" flight, one man's dream turns into an international space race
Warriors & witches by Stewart Ross( Book )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells fifteen myths of the ancient Greeks and Romans, and includes illustrations and textual notes that reveal the truth behind each story as well as information about the people who created them
Around the world in eighty days by Jules Verne( Book )

3 editions published between 1968 and 1987 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1872 Phileas Fogg wins a bet by traveling around the world in seventy-nine days, twenty-three hours, and fifty-seven minutes
Monsters of the deep by Stewart Ross( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents information about such creatures found in the world's lakes and oceans as Great White sharks, the Loch Ness Monster, giant squids, and poisonous jellyfish
Mysteries of lost civilizations by Anne Millard( Book )

3 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and Spanish and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at history's unanswered questions and the mysteries of ancient civilizations including, archaeology, lost cultures, mysterious objects (i.e. Stone Henge) and people of legend. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
 
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You can jump higher on the moon
Alternative Names
Phillipps, Francis T.

Phillipps Francis T. 1922-....

Phillipps, W. F. 1922-

Phillipps, W. F. (W. Francis), 1922-

Phillipps, W. Francis.

Phillipps W. Francis 1922-....

Phillipps, William Francis 1922-

Phillips, Francis

Phillips Francis 1922-....

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Mysteries of the pyramidsSome snakes spit poisonThe sun is a starWorld War IGods & giantsSpirits and sorcerersMonsters and magicBeasts