WorldCat Identities

Brightling, Geoff

Overview
Works: 91 works in 371 publications in 14 languages and 29,378 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Pictorial works  Popular works 
Roles: Illustrator, Creator, Photographer, Other
Classifications: UG428, 909
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Geoff Brightling
Pyramid by James Putnam( Book )

42 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 3,980 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They Pyramids at Giza in Egypt have stood for over 4,500 years, and the amazing feat of their construction is shrouded in mystery. This superb collection of specially commissioned photographs tries to answer some of the riddles about them and the people who built them. Discover what archaeological finds have revealed about life on the banks of the Nile during the Pyramid Age. See the pyramids and temples of Egypt and Mexico in breathtaking detail, as well as statues of pharaohs, officials, workers, and religious texts written on stone and papyrus thousands of years ago. Pyramid is a unique and fascinating introduction to the mysteries of these striking and colossal structures
Amphibian by Barry R Clarke( Book )

15 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 2,911 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the evolution, behavior, physical characteristics, and life cycle of all kinds of amphibians
Cowboy by David Hamilton Murdoch( Book )

36 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 10 languages and held by 2,705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Here is an energetic and informative look at the working lives of cowboys from around the world. Spectacular real-life photographs of horses, cattle, branding irons, and lariats offer a unique "eyewitness" view of life on the range. See what an authentic chuckwagon looks like, how an expert ropes a calf, a rodeo rider in action on a wild steer, how a saddle is made, and a Mongolian herdsman lassoing a wild horse. Learn where wild horses and bulls live in France, why cowboys wear chaps, how to tame a bucking bronco, and why a gaucho decorates his belt with silver coins. Discover how Annie Oakley got her nickname, why an Australian saddle has no horn, and how the cowboy's romantic image influenced music and films, and much, much more!"--Résumé de l'éditeur
Arctic & Antarctic by Barbara Taylor( Book )

19 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 2,695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the polar regions and flora and fauna that survive in these hostile conditions
Ancient China by Arthur Cotterell( Book )

7 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 2,670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines China and studies its ancient civilization
Battle by Richard Holmes( Book )

16 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 2,360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a history of battles, from the hand-to-hand combat of the ancient Assyrians to the artillery actions of World War I
Farm by Ned Halley( Book )

22 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 2,058 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discover the story of farming, the rhythm of the seasons, the rearing of the livestock, the work of ploughing, sowing and harvesting
Medieval life by Andrew Langley( Book )

8 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 1,990 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated look at various aspects of life in medieval Europe, covering everyday life, religion, royalty, and more
Medieval life by Andrew Langley( Book )

14 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in English and held by 1,629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated look at various aspects of life in medieval Europe, covering everyday life, religion, royalty, and more
Gorilla by Ian Redmond( Book )

12 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 1,164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Discover the fascinating world of gorillas and other primates - their social behavior, family life, and remarkable intelligence."--Cover
Gorilla, monkey & ape by Ian Redmond( Book )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2000 in English and held by 789 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reveals why howler monkeys erupt into song at sunrise, what it means when a mandrill yawns, and other details about the behavior, family life, and intelligence of gorillas and other primates
Super structures by Philip Wilkinson( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to historic buildings, unusual buildings, and buildings of the future
Anfibios by Barry R Clarke( Book )

23 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the evolution, behavior, physical characteristics of all kinds of amphibians
China by Arthur Cotterell( Book )

8 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographs of historical artefacts, together with accompanying text, provide a view of life in imperial China from its beginnings in the bronze age to its final days in the early twentieth century. Suggested level: primary, intermediate, secondary
Ancient Egyptians by James Putnam( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and color photographs explore the ancient and powerful civilization of the Nile Valley
Eyewitness Arctic & Antarctic by Barbara Taylor( Book )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the polar regions and flora and fauna that survive in these hostile conditions
Knights & castles by Christopher Gravett( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to life in the Middle Ages--the period between the Classical Age of ancient Greece and Rome and the Renaissance. Describes the types of castles thoroughout the world and various kinds of armor and clothing worn
De middeleeuwen by Andrew Langley( Book )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in Dutch and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In korte hoofdstukken met veel kleurenfoto's wordt informatie gegeven over het leven in de middeleeuwen. Vanaf ca. 12 jaar
Castle by Christopher Gravett( Book )

4 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in Dutch and English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Allerlei wetenswaardigheden over verschillende typen kastelen in korte teksten met veel kleurenfoto's
Archeology by Jane McIntosh( Book )

2 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in German and Dutch and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In korte hoofdstukken met veel kleurenfoto's wordt uitleg gegeven over de praktische zaken die bij archeologie van belang zijn. Vanaf ca. 12 jaar
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Cowboy
Alternative Names
ジェフ・ブライトリング

ブライトリング, ジェフ

Languages
English (136)

German (36)

Dutch (18)

Italian (15)

Spanish (10)

Chinese (5)

Polish (5)

French (4)

Finnish (2)

Czech (2)

Slovenian (1)

Swedish (1)

Hebrew (1)

Danish (1)

Covers
AmphibianCowboyArctic & AntarcticAncient ChinaBattleFarmMedieval lifeMedieval life