WorldCat Identities

Hamilton, John 1959-

Overview
Works: 374 works in 1,162 publications in 1 language and 114,399 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Literature  Picture books  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Folklore 
Roles: Author, Photographer, Editor
Classifications: GR830.D7, 398.469
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Hamilton
Aliens by John Hamilton( )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 1,033 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book reviews the creatures from outer space that show up in our literature, television, movies, and video games and includes information on unidentified flying objects
Dragons by John Hamilton( Book )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,012 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part of a series on magical and mythological creatures, this volume contains tidbits from fantasy and folklore and contemporary and archival art that explore the concept of dragons
Battles of World War I by John Hamilton( )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2018 in English and held by 1,003 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An overview of the campaigns of World War I
Unicorns and other magical creatures by John Hamilton( Book )

7 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in English and held by 983 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part of a series on magical and mythological creatures, this volume contains tidbits from fantasy and folklore and contemporary and archival art that explore the concept of unicorns and other mythological animals
Events leading to World War I by John Hamilton( )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2018 in English and held by 958 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An overview of the causes of World War I
Elves and fairies by John Hamilton( Book )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 867 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the imaginary beings elves and fairies--common subjects of fairy tales and fantasy stories--and puts them in their literary and historical context
Aircraft of World War I by John Hamilton( )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2017 in English and held by 863 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An overview of the use of aircraft in World War I. With full-color photographs, B/W photographs, diagrams, maps and timeline
Wizards and witches by John Hamilton( Book )

7 editions published between 1984 and 2006 in English and held by 839 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book discusses wizards and witches in fantasy literature and traces the ideas of trances back to Druids in Celtic society and back to shamanism before the time of the Druids
Goblins and trolls by John Hamilton( Book )

9 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 811 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part of a series on magical and mythological creatures, this volume contains tidbits from fantasy and folklore and contemporary and archival art that explore the concepts of goblins and trolls
Giants and ogres by John Hamilton( Book )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 802 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part of a series on magical and mythological creatures, this volume contains tidbits from fantasy and folklore and contemporary and archival art that explore the concepts of ogres and giants
United States Navy SEALs by John Hamilton( Book )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Details the history and mission of the U.S. Navy SEALS, an elite special operations force that undertakes missions using stealth and guerilla warfare tactics
Cruisers by John Hamilton( )

7 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 736 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to cruisers, covering their history, uses, engines, and more
Knights and heroes by John Hamilton( Book )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an introduction to the knights and heroes of legend and folklore, in simple text with illustrations, including information on King Arthur, their tournaments, battle tactics, and related topics
Battle of Waterloo by John Hamilton( )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 710 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the events, major figures, and significance of the Battle of Waterloo and discusses the factors that led to the war
Becoming a citizen by John Hamilton( Book )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 707 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains what it means to be an American citizen, and gives an idea of how someone becomes a citizen including the "Oath of Allegiance" and some sample exam questions
Princesses and heroines by John Hamilton( )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 700 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an introduction to heroines and princess of folklore, in simple text with illustrations, including information on Joan of Arc, Eleanor of Aquitaine, Boudicca, and more
Castles and dungeons by John Hamilton( Book )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part of a series on magical and mythological creatures, this volume contains tidbits from fantasy and folklore and contemporary and archival art that explore the concepts of castles and dungeons
Weapons of fantasy and folklore by John Hamilton( Book )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 681 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the role of weapons such as swords in history, mythology and literature
Battle of Gettysburg by John Hamilton( )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers an overview of the 1863 battle of Gettysburg, looking at the historical context, the leaders involved, the events leading up to the battle, how the battle played out, and the aftermath of the bloody conflict
The Corps of Discovery by John Hamilton( Book )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joins the Lewis and Clark Expedition in the spring of 1804 as they set out to explore the Louisiana Purchase
 
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Dragons
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DragonsBattles of World War IUnicorns and other magical creaturesEvents leading to World War IElves and fairiesAircraft of World War IWizards and witchesGoblins and trolls
Alternative Names
Hamilton, John C. 1959-

Languages
English (104)