WorldCat Identities

Hook, Adam

Overview
Works: 237 works in 640 publications in 2 languages and 13,311 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Miscellanea  Encyclopedias  Pictorial works 
Roles: Illustrator, Editor, Author, Other
Classifications: D767.92, 940.5426
Publication Timeline
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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 420 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 401 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 )

5 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in English and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents illustrated instructions for drawing horses in a variety of different poses, and includes tips on materials and drawing styles
Question and answer encyclopedia : the USA by Nicola Barber( Book )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the history, people, land, and achievements of the United States in a question and answer format
Crime and punishment by Kathy Elgin( Book )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 314 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 243 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 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and picture puzzles illustrate how animals behave during their lives
Pearl Harbor 1941 : the day of infamy by Carl Smith( Book )

12 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and French and held by 225 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
Pearl Harbor : the day of infamy by Carl Smith( Book )

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

A Tudor medicine chest by Brian Moses( Book )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 216 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
World War I trench warfare by Stephen Bull( Book )

9 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first in a two-part study of the fortifications, equipment, weapons and tactics used in the First World War. The text is illustrated with contemporary photos and diagrams, and includes ten color plates combining details of uniforms and equipment
Cathedrals and the church by Patricia Levy( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the fundamental role of the Church in medieval society, the power and wealth of the clergy, and what life was like in monasteries
A Greek theater by Peter Chrisp( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 196 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 Shakespearean theater by Peter Chrisp( Book )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 189 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
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 178 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 168 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
 
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Health and medicine
Alternative Names
훅, 애덤

Languages
English (75)

French (2)

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An Egyptian tombHow to draw horsesCrime and punishmentHealth and medicineTown lifePearl Harbor 1941 : the day of infamyPearl Harbor : the day of infamyA Tudor medicine chest