WorldCat Identities

Morley, Jacqueline

Overview
Works: 243 works in 667 publications in 10 languages and 24,689 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Literature  History  Biographies  Picture books 
Roles: Author, Adapter, Contributor, Bibliographic antecedent, Editor, Other
Classifications: DT63, 932.014
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jacqueline Morley
Shakespeare's theater by Jacqueline Morley( Book )

22 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in English and Japanese and held by 1,257 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
An Egyptian pyramid by Jacqueline Morley( Book )

33 editions published between 1976 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 1,217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and illustrations depict the construction and uses of the pyramids in ancient Egypt and explore how people lived and worked in that time
You wouldn't want to be an American pioneer! : a wilderness you'd rather not tame by Jacqueline Morley( Book )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 1,125 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 )

16 editions published between 2003 and 2018 in English and Spanish and held by 1,100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the construction of an Egyptian pharaoh's tomb, the life and various jobs of the workers, and the burial of the pharaoh
You wouldn't want to be an American colonist! : a settlement you'd rather not start by Jacqueline Morley( Book )

11 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,078 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cartoons and facts combine to explain what it was like to be an American colonist in the seventeenth century, discussing the realities of the voyage from England, dealing with Indians, and struggling for survival in the new world
You wouldn't want to work on the Great Wall of China! : defenses you'd rather not build by Jacqueline Morley( Book )

11 editions published between 2006 and 2018 in English and held by 923 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the construction of the Great Wall of China
How would you survive as an ancient Egyptian? by Jacqueline Morley( Book )

16 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 700 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depicts what daily life might have been like in ancient Egypt
A Roman villa : inside story by Jacqueline Morley( Book )

17 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 681 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
Egyptian myths by Jacqueline Morley( Book )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an illustrated collections of myths about the ancient Egyptians
You wouldn't want to be in Alexander the Great's army! : miles you'd rather not march by Jacqueline Morley( Book )

10 editions published between 2005 and 2020 in 3 languages and held by 559 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
How would you survive in the American West? by Jacqueline Morley( Book )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 548 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."
How would you survive as a Viking? by Jacqueline Morley( Book )

16 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the history of the Vikings and their way of life as farmers and warriors
Inside the tomb of Tutankhamun by Jacqueline Morley( Book )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses how the pharaoh Tutankhamun became famous after his remains were found by archeologists
A Renaissance town by Jacqueline Morley( Book )

8 editions published between 1453 and 2009 in English and held by 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surveys the history, culture, politics, and architecture of Florence during the Italian Renaissance
Greek myths by Jacqueline Morley( Book )

7 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 490 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
You wouldn't want to be a Sumerian slave! : a life of hard labor you'd rather avoid by Jacqueline Morley( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 481 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
You wouldn't want to live in a medieval castle! : a home you'd rather not inhabit by Jacqueline Morley( Book )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2019 in English and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Get ready...as the daughter of a local official, you're about to get a glimpse of the high life, working as a servant in an enormous castle. It sounds grand, but things are about to get very hot in this medieval castle
You wouldn't want to be cursed by King Tut! : a mysterious death you'd rather avoid by Jacqueline Morley( Book )

4 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn about ancient Egyptian burials, in particular the grave of King Tut and the curse associated with it
You wouldn't want to explore with Marco Polo! : a really long trip you'd rather not take by Jacqueline Morley( Book )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A humorous spin on Marco Polo's exploration of Asia
Exploring North America by Jacqueline Morley( Book )

5 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and Greek, Modern and held by 450 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
 
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An Egyptian pyramid
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An Egyptian pyramidYou 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 startYou wouldn't want to work on the Great Wall of China! : defenses you'd rather not buildHow would you survive as an ancient Egyptian?A Roman villa : inside storyEgyptian myths
Alternative Names
Morleja, Žakline

Morley, Jacqueline

モーリー, ジャクリーン

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