WorldCat Identities

Hook, Adam

Overview
Works: 288 works in 813 publications in 1 language and 13,303 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Miscellanea  Drama  Encyclopedias  Pictorial works 
Roles: Illustrator, Editor, Author, Other, Creator
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Most widely held works by Adam Hook
How to draw horses by Lucy Smith( Book )

5 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in English and held by 385 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 Roman villa by Richard Dargie( Book )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 372 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 361 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
A Shakespearean theater by Peter Chrisp( Book )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 316 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 )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 309 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 272 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 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how animals communicate with each other using scents, sounds, and sight
Pearl Harbor 1941 : the day of infamy by Carl Smith( Book )

11 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 242 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
Health and medicine by Saviour Pirotta( Book )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores how illness and disease was treated in medieval time and peoples' attitudes toward health. Health and Medicine explores people's attitudes toward health and how they treated illness and disease in medieval times. It describes what it was like to have surgery or to go to the dentist, and the role that women played in medicine. It also looks at the different medical theories and developments of the period
Town life by Fiona Macdonald( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 238 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 219 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 )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

World War I trench warfare by Stephen Bull( Book )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 202 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 191 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 Tudor medicine chest by Brian Moses( Book )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 188 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
A Greek theater by Peter Chrisp( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 180 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 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 160 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
A Greek theatre by Peter Chrisp( Book )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 158 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
Ancient Greece, crime and punishment by Richard Dargie( Book )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Ancient Greeks took crime seriously, and citizens were expected to know the laws of the city. The worst crimes were punished with banishment or death. Any citizen could accuse another of a crime and take him or her to court. Investigate the actions-and punishments-of Greece's thieves, murderers, vagrants, and other criminals in ancient times
 
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A Roman villaAn Egyptian tombA Shakespearean theaterCrime and punishmentPearl Harbor 1941 : the day of infamyHealth and medicineTown lifePearl Harbor : the day of infamy
Alternative Names
훅, 애덤

Languages
English (82)