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Twist, Clint

Overview
Works: 396 works in 737 publications in 4 languages and 23,610 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  Miscellanea  History  Pop-up books  Toy and movable 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 1,069 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 )

3 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 658 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
Civilizations : ten thousand years of ancient history by Jane McIntosh( Book )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 625 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 587 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
1980s by Clint Twist( Book )

4 editions published between 1992 and 1996 in English and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the top news stories of the 1980s, including war in Iran and Iraq, AIDS, and the opening of the Berlin Wall
1001 facts about space by Carole Stott( Book )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

4 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The book tells of Charles Darwin and his theory of evolution
Stanley and Livingstone : expeditions through Africa by Clint Twist( Book )

3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 437 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 )

4 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the space race and the pioneering explorations achieved by the Soviet cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin and American astronaut Neil Armstrong
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
Marco Polo : overland to medieval China by Clint Twist( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 417 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
Deserts by Clint Twist( Book )

9 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 399 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
Rain to dams by Clint Twist( Book )

4 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the properties and sources of water and its uses, including newer applications such as hydroelectricity. Includes experiments and projects throughout
Atlas of the Celts by Clint Twist( Book )

10 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated history of the Celts, with over 300 photographs and more than 80 maps
James Cook across the Pacific to Australia by Clint Twist( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the background and achievements of Captain James Cook and describes his journeys to Hawaii, New Zealand, and Australia
Lewis and Clark : exploring North America by Clint Twist( Book )

3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

4 editions published between 1992 and 1997 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the characteristics of hurricanes and other kinds of storms, the damage they may cause, and possible protective measures
A little book of slime by Clint Twist( Book )

6 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plants and animals that ooze and leave a trail of gunk are included in this book
Cleopatra : Queen of Egypt by Clint Twist( Book )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the life of Cleopatra, including the war with Rome, daily life during that time, her legacy, and extracts from fictional memoirs
Electricity by Clint Twist( Book )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 299 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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Mysteries of history
Alternative Names
Tvist, Klint.

Twist, C.

Twist, C. (Clint)

Твист, Клинт

טוויסט, קלינט

טוויסט, קלינט 1953-

טויסט, קלינט

트위스트, 클린트

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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 evolutionGagarin and Armstrong : the first steps in spaceThe mythology handbook : a course in ancient Greek myths