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Gaff, Jackie

Overview
Works: 269 works in 670 publications in 8 languages and 16,210 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  History  Graphic novels  Miscellanea  Picture books  Comic books, strips, etc  FAQs  Exhibition catalogs 
Roles: Author, Other, n, Director
Classifications: NK1390, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jackie Gaff
Christopher Columbus : the life of a master navigator and explorer by David West( Book )

11 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and Dutch and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In graphic art format, presents the life of Christopher Columbus, the first European to explore what is now the West Indies
JLA, Superman's guide to the universe by Jackie Gaff( Book )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Superman invites the reader to fly along with him as he explores and explains the universe
I wonder why mountains have snow on top : and other questions about mountains by Jackie Gaff( Book )

20 editions published between 2001 and 2017 in English and Persian and held by 580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fact filled book about mountains, mountain climbing, hills and volcanoes
Richard the Lionheart : the life of a king and crusader by David West( Book )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In graphic art format, presents the life of Richard the Lionheart, who became king of England in 1189 and participated in the Third Crusade to the Holy Land from 1190-1192
I wonder why the Sahara is cold at night, and other questions about deserts by Jackie Gaff( Book )

13 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the world of deserts
Hernán Cortés : the life of a Spanish conquistador by David West( Book )

7 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In graphic art format, presents the life of Hernan Cortes, whose 1519 expedition led to the conquest of the Aztec Empire in 1521
Ancient Olympics by Jackie Gaff( Book )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides an overview of how the Olympics began in ancient Greece and a look at each day's festivities
George Washington : the life of an American patriot by David West( Book )

4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In graphic art format, presents the life of George Washington, commander in chief of the patriots' Continental army during the American Revolutionary War and first president of the United States
Horses wear shoes and other questions about horses by Jackie Gaff( Book )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents answers to all the questions about horses, from "How can you tell a horse's age?" to "When did people first tame horses?"
Why must I eat healthy food? by Jackie Gaff( Book )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the importance of a healthy and balanced diet, the reason for avoiding too much sugar and fat, and gives a simple explanation of the digestive system
Aquaman's guide to the oceans by Jackie Gaff( Book )

5 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Superhero Aquaman conducts a tour of Earth's oceans, providing facts about the underwater world, and including information about his comic book character
Alberto Giacometti by Jackie Gaff( Book )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the life, art, and legacy of the artist Alberto Giacometti. Includes a timeline linking the events in his life with world events
Why must I brush my teeth? by Jackie Gaff( Book )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of a series of titles aimed at Key Stage 1 readers, explaining the importance of various aspects of looking after your body
I wonder why stalactites hang down and other questions about caves by Jackie Gaff( Book )

16 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Questions and answers explore the world of caves on land and under the sea, such as how they are formed, what animals live in them, and who buried their dead in caves
Why must I wash my hands? by Jackie Gaff( Book )

10 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the importance of keeping your whole body clean, as well as explaining how soap works, and why germs are harmful. Suggested level: primary
I wonder why fish grew legs and other questions about prehistoric life by Jackie Gaff( Book )

15 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tackling some of the tricky questions about prehistoric life, this new addition to the "I Wonder Why" series explores how dinosaurs and early animal life lived with a unique mixture of realistic illustrations and engaging cartoons. Full-color illustrations
The 20s & 30s : between the wars by Jackie Gaff( Book )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A color-illustrated look at the innovations in technology and design that affected home products, furniture, architecture, transportation, and fashion in the 1920s and '30s
Ancient Egypt by Jackie Gaff( Book )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book describes the excavations and archaeological finds of ancient Egyptian civilizations, existing from 5000 B.C.E. to 30 B.C.E
The 70s & 80s : the high-tech age by Jackie Gaff( Book )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book, including a timeline of events and people, describes an electronic revolution, synthetic fabrics, solar energy, and the use of high-tech materials
1900-20 : the birth of modernism by Jackie Gaff( Book )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A color-illustrated look at the innovations in technology and design that affected home products, furniture, architecture, transportation, and fashion from 1900 to 1920
 
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JLA, Superman's guide to the universe
Alternative Names
جاكي جاف، 1953-

가프, 재키

개프, 재키

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JLA, Superman's guide to the universeI wonder why mountains have snow on top : and other questions about mountainsRichard the Lionheart : the life of a king and crusaderI wonder why the Sahara is cold at night, and other questions about desertsHernán Cortés : the life of a Spanish conquistadorAncient OlympicsGeorge Washington : the life of an American patriotHorses wear shoes and other questions about horses