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Morley, Jacqueline

Overview
Works: 178 works in 475 publications in 14 languages and 25,650 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Biography  Picture books 
Roles: Author, Adapter, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: DT63, 932
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jacqueline Morley
An Egyptian pyramid by Jacqueline Morley( Book )

25 editions published between 1976 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Take a tour through each historical site to understand its relevance to the people who built it and the lives that they led. Stunning visual pinpoints highlight important details and lead the reader through the engrossing and informative text
You wouldn't want to be an American pioneer! : a wilderness you'd rather not tame by Jacqueline Morley( Book )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 1,159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A light-hearted look at some of the difficulties faced by the pioneers who traveled by wagon train across the United States to settle in the West
You wouldn't want to be a pyramid builder! : a hazardous job you'd rather not have by Jacqueline Morley( Book )

17 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,083 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ancient Egyptian pyramids are one of the wonders of the world but what was it like to work on one? Experience for yourself the lives of laborers, scribes, artists, and embalmers as they prepare the Pharaohs final resting place
You wouldn't want to be an American colonist! : a settlement you'd rather not start by Jacqueline Morley( Book )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,052 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the founding of the English colony at Jamestown, its struggle for survival, and its eventual decline
How would you survive as an ancient Egyptian? by Jacqueline Morley( Book )

11 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 806 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depicts what daily life might have been like in ancient Egypt
You wouldn't want to work on the Great Wall of China! : defenses you'd rather not build by Jacqueline Morley( Book )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 797 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Describes what life would be like to work on the Great Wall of China"--Provided by publisher
A Roman villa : inside story by Jacqueline Morley( Book )

13 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 777 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrations and text describe life in the villa of a wealthy family situated in the countryside outside Rome during the first century A.D. Suggested level: intermediate, junior secondary
Shakespeare's theater by Jacqueline Morley( Book )

4 editions published between 1994 and 1999 in English and held by 722 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Both the original 1599 Globe Theatre on the banks of the River Thames in London and the rebuilt 1997 Globe are discussed along with the life of Shakespeare and the Elizabethan Era itself
Egyptian myths by Jacqueline Morley( Book )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an illustrated collections of myths about the ancient Egyptians
How would you survive in the American West? by Jacqueline Morley( Book )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"If your family decided to trek through a vast wilderness to reach a new home, would you be able to last the journey? What ordeals would you face? Whom would you meet on the way? Find out in this book exactly how you would survive on the westward trail."
A Renaissance town by Jacqueline Morley( Book )

8 editions published between 1453 and 2009 in English and Japanese and held by 610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surveys the history, culture, politics, and architecture of Florence during the Italian Renaissance
Inside the tomb of Tutankhamun by Jacqueline Morley( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses how the pharaoh Tutankhamun became famous after his remains were found by archeologists
How would you survive as a Viking? by Jacqueline Morley( Book )

9 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in English and French and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the history of the Vikings and their way of life as farmers and warriors
Greek myths by Jacqueline Morley( Book )

5 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and Hebrew and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated collection of twenty Greek myths including "Prometheus and Pandora," "Theseus and the Minotaur," "Meleager and the blazing log," and "The story of Phaeton." Suggested level: primary, intermediate, junior secondary
Clothes for work, play & display by Jacqueline Morley( Book )

9 editions published between 1992 and 1997 in 5 languages and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the development of clothing from prehistoric times to future possibilities, describing adaptations brought about by social, political, and technological changes. Suggested level: intermediate, junior secondary
You wouldn't want to be in Alexander the Great's army! : miles you'd rather not march by Jacqueline Morley( Book )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses humor in both text and illustrations to describe the hardships and pitfalls of being a soldier in Alexander the Great's army
Exploring North America by Jacqueline Morley( Book )

4 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of how Europeans got to know the size and shape of the northern part of the New World, an area discovered over a period of four centuries
Across America : the story of Lewis & Clark by Jacqueline Morley( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the Lewis and Clark Expedition across America, emphasizing the enormous adventure and technological challenges encountered
The living tomb by Jacqueline Morley( Book )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book offers children the thrill of examining a past civilization through the eyes of an archaeologist. Gorgeous, full-color panoramas of ancient landmarks are magnified with inset illustrations to reveal fascinating details. Readers uncover another layer of knowledge with each new page, including an up-close view of the lives of the people who built the structure, from peasant workers to all-powerful rulers. Clear, concise text enhances the artwork, providing the inside story on the construction of this key tomb, traditional uses of each room or section, and the status and use of the structure up to the present day
You wouldn't want to be Cleopatra! : an Egyptian ruler you'd rather not be by Jim Pipe( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses life in Mesopotamia a long time ago where each city had its own king and there were always wars so life was tough and you could end up a slave
 
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An Egyptian pyramid
Alternative Names
Morleja, Žakline

Morley, Jacqueline

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モーリー, ジャクリーン

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You wouldn't want to be an American pioneer! : a wilderness you'd rather not tameYou wouldn't want to be a pyramid builder! : a hazardous job you'd rather not haveYou wouldn't want to be an American colonist! : a settlement you'd rather not startHow would you survive as an ancient Egyptian?You wouldn't want to work on the Great Wall of China! : defenses you'd rather not buildA Roman villa : inside storyShakespeare's theaterEgyptian myths