WorldCat Identities

Chrisp, Peter

Overview
Works: 239 works in 700 publications in 8 languages and 33,743 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Biography  Annals and chronicles  Maps  Children's maps  Pictorial works  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography‡vPictorial works 
Roles: Author, Creator
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Peter Chrisp
Shakespeare by Peter Chrisp( Book )

33 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in English and German and held by 1,901 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the life and work of the English playwright William Shakespeare and provides information about the theater of sixteenth-century London
Ancient Greece : revealed by Peter Chrisp( Book )

17 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in English and held by 1,186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eight fantastic see-through pages reveal the wonders of ancient Greece
Ancient Egypt revealed by Peter Chrisp( Book )

14 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 1,175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Visual reference to ancient Egypt describing Egyptian history, religion, daily life, and more
Dinosaur detectives by Peter Chrisp( Book )

13 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 1,084 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the achievements of the scientists who have discovered and interpreted the fossils of the dinosaurs
The Roman empire by Peter Chrisp( Book )

12 editions published between 1991 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 1,017 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explore one of the greatest civilizations in history and discover how the Roman world still influences our lives
History year by year by Peter Chrisp( Book )

7 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 885 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronologically traces human history and civilization from prehistoric times to the present day using a detailed timeline, covering key events, people, inventions, and discoveries, and ideas and beliefs
Pyramid by Peter Chrisp( Book )

16 editions published in 2006 in 3 languages and held by 722 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an illustrated exploration of the Great Pyramid in Giza, Egypt, including its purpose and how it was constructed
Vikings by Peter Chrisp( Book )

14 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in English and French and held by 693 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses the viewpoint of an eight-year-old tenth-century Viking girl to present information about her village, the homes, families, clothing, food, gods, and customs. Includes activities and projects
Welcome to the Globe : the story of Shakespeare's theater by Peter Chrisp( Book )

6 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 671 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Various characters, including a waterman, an actor, a gallant, and an apple seller, from Shakespeare's London describe the Globe Theatre from their own perspective
Mummy by Peter Chrisp( Book )

18 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 664 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the mysteries of preserved and buried bodies around the world, with online links to more information
The Middle Ages by Peter Chrisp( Book )

12 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and French and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While telling about his life in Medieval England, eight-year-old Robin includes information about families and homes, food and clothes, castles, markets, tournaments, and beliefs of the people
Pirates by Peter Chrisp( Book )

6 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This visual guide to piracy shows the daily life of seafarers, their terrifying battles, and treacherous travels across the high seas. From the Caribbean to the South China Sea, meet history's most notorious pirates and find out why some of them came to such a sticky end
The most brilliant boldly going book of exploration ever by the Brainwaves by Peter Chrisp( Book )

6 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Brainwave and his globetrotting pals serve as traveling companions through time to experience history's journeys of discovery, meeting famous explorers and sharing their stories
The Parthenon by Peter Chrisp( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the planning, building, and uses of the Parthenon
Explore Titanic by Peter Chrisp( Book )

6 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pictorial history of the ill-fated ocean liner is comprised of photographs and illustrations as well as 3-D-rendered graphics that relate its story from the 1911 launch at the Belfast shipyard to its destruction during its maiden voyage
Christopher Columbus : explorer of the new world by Peter Chrisp( Book )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of Renaissance explorer Christopher Columbus is examined in this book that traces his historic voyage in 1492, with his fleet made up of the ships "Pinta, Nina", and the "Santa Maria", and how he discovered a "New World". Full-color illustrations
Atlas of ancient worlds by Peter Chrisp( Book )

18 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Packed with new and incredible facts about ancient worlds, this unique atlas takes readers on a journey around the globe through time to explore Egyptian pharaohs, Japanese dynasties, Peruvian people, and other ancient civilizations. Includes an interactive CD-ROM
 
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Shakespeare
Alternative Names
Chrisp, Peter, 1958-

Peter Chrisp British writer

Peter Chrisp Brits schrijver

Peter Chrisp escritor británico

크리스프, 피터

クリスプ, ピーター

Languages
English (159)

French (21)

German (13)

Spanish (4)

Dutch (4)

Chinese (3)

Slovenian (1)

Czech (1)

Covers
Ancient Greece : revealedAncient Egypt revealedDinosaur detectivesThe Roman empirePyramidVikingsWelcome to the Globe : the story of Shakespeare's theaterMummy