WorldCat Identities

Twist, Clint

Overview
Works: 314 works in 735 publications in 6 languages and 23,771 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  Miscellanea  History  Pop-up books  Picture books  Maps  Diaries 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: D10, 902
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Clint Twist
Mysteries of history by Robert Stewart( Book )

6 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 1,079 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the evidence surrounding some of history's unsolved mysteries, from why the pyramids were built to whether or not there was a conspiracy to kill President John F. Kennedy
Magellan and da Gama : to the Far East and beyond by Clint Twist( Book )

4 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in English and Dutch and held by 693 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the explorations of Ferdinand Magellan and Vasco da Gama in the sixteenth century which led to the establishment of Spanish and Portuguese empires around the world. Suggested level: secondary
Civilizations : ten thousand years of ancient history by Jane McIntosh( Book )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and Chinese and held by 665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An overview of the first 10,000 years of human existence, from the time of the first farming settlements to the overthrow of the American civilizations of the Incas and Aztecs
Charles Darwin and the Beagle adventure : countries visited during the voyage round the world of HMS Beagle under the command of Captain Fitzroy, Royal Navy by A. J Wood( Book )

18 editions published in 2009 in 3 languages and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This well conceived book traces the voyage of Darwin on the Beagle, using zoological plates from his work, a colorful map, a genealogical table, and facsimile documents
Marco Polo : overland to medieval China by Clint Twist( Book )

3 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and Dutch and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The book tells of Marco Polo's journey to Asia that was to last more than 20 years and his travels to the Mongol Empire and beyond
1980s by Clint Twist( Book )

6 editions published between 1992 and 1996 in English and Spanish and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An examination of the major events, figures and trends in world history during the 1980s presented year-by-year in newspaper article format. Suggested level: intermediate
1001 facts about space by Carole Stott( Book )

5 editions published in 2002 in English and Spanish and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of many facts about outer space
Charles Darwin : on the trail of evolution by Clint Twist( Book )

5 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and Dutch and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The book tells of Charles Darwin and his theory of evolution
James Cook across the Pacific to Australia by Clint Twist( Book )

4 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the background and achievements of Captain James Cook and describes his journeys to Hawaii, New Zealand, and Australia
Deserts by Clint Twist( Book )

13 editions published between 1991 and 1997 in 5 languages and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study of deserts, their climate, and the plants and animals that struggle to survive in this harsh environment. Suggested level: intermediate, secondary
Stanley and Livingstone : expeditions through Africa by Clint Twist( Book )

4 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells of the travels of Livingstone and Stanley through the continent of Africa in the 19th century, the colonial period that followed, and the independent nations that resulted
Gagarin and Armstrong : the first steps in space by Clint Twist( Book )

6 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the space race and the pioneering explorations achieved by the Soviet cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin and American astronaut Neil Armstrong
Hurricanes and storms by Clint Twist( Book )

7 editions published between 1992 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thunder clouds - Whirlwinds - Wind movement - Twisters - Tropical storms - Safety measures in storms - Early warning systems - Global warming - Climate change and weather control - Tornado Alleyey - Tornado Alle_
Light & sound by Clint Twist( Book )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines facts about different kinds of energy
The mythology handbook : a course in ancient Greek myths by Hestia Evans( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This highly informative, interactive handbook explores the amazing myths of ancient Greece. Brimming with facts and special features, it also contains maps and many heroic and monstrous activities
Rain to dams by Clint Twist( Book )

6 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and French and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the properties and sources of water, its traditional uses and more modern applications such as hydroelectricity. Includes experiments and projects
Seas and oceans by Clint Twist( Book )

11 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the diverse life forms found in the world's oceans and the threats they face
Lewis and Clark : exploring North America by Clint Twist( Book )

4 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and Dutch and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the journey of Clark and Lewis across the Louisiana Territory to the Pacific Ocean and back
Atlas of the Celts by Clint Twist( Book )

10 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated history of the Celts, with over 300 photographs and more than 80 maps
Electricity by Clint Twist( Book )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn all the ways that electricity is used today. Explains what electricity is, where it comes from, and how it is harnessed and controlled in the home, including the use of wires, light bulbs, and switches
 
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Audience level: 0.23 (from 0.12 for Stanley an ... to 0.39 for Atlas of t ...)

Mysteries of history
Alternative Names
Tvist, Klint.

Twist, C.

Twist, C. (Clint)

Твист, Клинт

טוויסט, קלינט 1953-

트위스트, 클린트

トゥイスト, クリント

Languages
English (100)

Spanish (15)

French (12)

Dutch (7)

Catalan (3)

Chinese (2)

Covers
Magellan and da Gama : to the Far East and beyondCivilizations : ten thousand years of ancient historyCharles Darwin and the Beagle adventure : countries visited during the voyage round the world of HMS Beagle under the command of Captain Fitzroy, Royal Navy1980s1001 facts about spaceCharles Darwin : on the trail of evolutionDesertsGagarin and Armstrong : the first steps in space