WorldCat Identities

Hook, Adam

Overview
Works: 240 works in 668 publications in 2 languages and 13,339 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Miscellanea  Drama  Pictorial works  Encyclopedias 
Roles: Illustrator, Editor, Author, Other, Creator
Classifications: D767.92, 940.5426
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Most widely held works by Adam Hook
A Roman villa by Richard Dargie( Book )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depicts life in ancient Rome by examining everyday objects that were found in Roman villas and describing how they were used
An Egyptian tomb by Brian Moses( Book )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book describes the life and beliefs of the ancient Egyptians through the mysterious treasures that were buried in a pharaoh's tomb
How to draw horses by Lucy Smith( Book )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in English and Chinese and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents illustrated instructions for drawing horses in a variety of different poses, and includes tips on materials and drawing styles
A Shakespearean theater by Peter Chrisp( Book )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes typical features of theaters in Shakespearean England and many of the common objects used in them including trumpets, hazelnuts, and helmets
Question and answer encyclopedia : the USA by Nicola Barber( Book )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Over 1,000 questions and answers to things you want to know about the United States
Crime and punishment by Kathy Elgin( Book )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Examines the justice and penal systems of England during Shakespeare's time."--
Strange nature by Joyce Pope( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines some of the wonders of nature under such headings as "Strange Habitats," " Strange Families," and "Staying Alive."
Making contact by Joyce Pope( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how animals communicate with each other using scents, sounds, and sight
Health and medicine by Saviour Pirotta( Book )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores how illness and disease was treated in medieval time and peoples' attitudes toward health
Town life by Fiona Macdonald( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores all aspects of life in medieval towns, who lived there, the work they did, what they ate, the houses they lived in, and how they were entertained
Animal lives by Cecilia Fitzsimons( Book )

2 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and picture puzzles illustrate how animals behave during their lives
Pearl Harbor : the day of infamy by Carl Smith( Book )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pearl Harbor 1941 : the day of infamy by Carl Smith( Book )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the latest research, describes previously unknown aspects of the Japanese surprise attack on the United States naval base at Pearl Harbor, which resulted in the deaths of more than 2,000 American officers and servicemen and an immediate declaration of war on Japan
A Tudor medicine chest by Brian Moses( Book )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes medicine in Tudor times through the tools and cures found in a doctor's medicine chest. Contains a wealth of gruesome paintings and photographs
Cathedrals and the church by Patricia Levy( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the fundamental role of the Christian church in medieval society, the power and wealth of the cleargy and what life was like in monasteries. It also looks at the construction and changing style of church building, from Saxon churches to Gothic cathedrals
A Greek theater by Peter Chrisp( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes typical features of theaters in Ancient Greece and many of the common objects used in them including armour, comic masks, papyrus rolls, and aulos
A Greek theatre by Peter Chrisp( Book )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes typical features of theaters in Ancient Greece and many of the common objects used in them including armour, comic masks, papyrus rolls, and aulos
The illustrated world of the Victorians by Richard Wood( Book )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A day in the life of a World War II evacuee by Alan Childs( Book )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

We follow the fortunes of an eleven year girl who is evacuated to another family in the country, away from London, during the Second World War. All the different aspects of life as it was then are discussed and pictured - from billets to the Home Guard
Ancient Greece, crime and punishment by Richard Dargie( Book )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Ancient Greeks took crime seriously and were expected to know the laws of the city. Investigate the actions and punishments of Greece's thieves, murderers, vagrants, and other criminals in ancient times
 
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An Egyptian tombHow to draw horsesA Shakespearean theaterCrime and punishmentHealth and medicineTown lifePearl Harbor : the day of infamyPearl Harbor 1941 : the day of infamy