WorldCat Identities

Twist, Clint

Overview
Works: 314 works in 748 publications in 6 languages and 24,141 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  Miscellanea  Pop-up books  Picture books  History  Diaries 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of screenplay
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 )

4 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in English and Dutch and held by 685 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 659 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 )

17 editions published in 2009 in 3 languages and held by 582 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 )

6 editions published between 1992 and 1996 in English and Spanish and held by 553 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
Marco Polo : overland to medieval China by Clint Twist( Book )

3 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and Dutch and held by 546 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
1970s by Clint Twist( Book )

5 editions published between 1992 and 1996 in English and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers such worldwide news stories from the 1970s as the United States involvement in Vietnam, the civil war in Lebanon, the Supreme Court decision in Roe v. Wade, and Mother Teresa's winning the Nobel Peace Prize
1001 facts about space by Carole Stott( Book )

5 editions published in 2002 in English and Spanish and held by 502 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 470 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 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the background and achievements of Captain James Cook and describes his journeys to Hawaii, New Zealand, and Australia
Stanley and Livingstone : expeditions through Africa by Clint Twist( Book )

4 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 463 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
Deserts by Clint Twist( Book )

13 editions published between 1991 and 1997 in 5 languages and held by 454 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
Gagarin and Armstrong : the first steps in space by Clint Twist( Book )

6 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 438 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 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the characteristics of hurricanes and other kinds of storms, the damage they may cause, and possible protective measures. Suggested level: intermediate, secondary
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 402 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
Seas and oceans by Clint Twist( Book )

11 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the diverse life forms found in the world's oceans and the threats they face
Force & motion by Clint Twist( Book )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn about the way you move and what can make things go faster or slower
Electricity by Clint Twist( Book )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 358 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
Light and sound : what makes stuff bright and loud? by Clint Twist( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explore the subjects of light and sound with funny photographs that show science in action, easy-to-read text, science voabulary, questions and answers. Draw your own science pictures
 
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Audience Level
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Audience level: 0.22 (from 0.11 for Stanley an ... to 0.74 for Light and ...)

Mysteries of history
Alternative Names
Tvist, Klint.

Twist, C.

Twist, C. (Clint)

Твист, Клинт

טוויסט, קלינט

טוויסט, קלינט 1953-

טויסט, קלינט

트위스트, 클린트

トゥイスト, クリント

Languages
English (90)

Spanish (15)

French (12)

Dutch (6)

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 Navy1980s1970s1001 facts about spaceCharles Darwin : on the trail of evolutionDeserts