WorldCat Identities

Brassey, Richard

Overview
Works: 48 works in 124 publications in 1 language and 3,455 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Biography  Biography‡vPictorial works  Pictorial works  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: DA911, 941.0099
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Richard Brassey
The story of Ireland by Richard Brassey( Book )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A graphic presentation of Irish history from the breakup of Pangaea to the present
How to speak chimpanzee : a phrase book of useful everyday expressions in Chimpanzee that no human should be without! by Richard Brassey( Book )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2000 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fun-to-read book filled with fascinating facts about the chimpanzee
The story of the Olympics : the whacky facts about the Olympics and Olympic champions down the centuries! by Richard Brassey( Book )

2 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The quirkiest guide you will ever read to the history of the world's most famous celebration of sport. From the story of how ethos of the games of ancient Greece has been carried down and into the twenty-first century, to the individual tales of heroes and heroines, this is a lively, witty and entertaining guide for young readers everywhere. As always with Richard Brassey's popular books, there are comic strips, fact boxes, hilarious captions and speech bubbles, in a book that's packed with amazing information and entertaining insight
George and the dragon and other saintly stories by Richard Brassey( Book )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nessie the Loch Ness monster by Richard Brassey( Book )

8 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Is the Loch Ness Monster real or just a story? Read the facts and decide for yourself!
Elizabeth I by Richard Brassey( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It took Elizabeth I two hours each morning to decide which of her 3,000 dresses to wear. She drank beer for breakfast, and she swore a lot. The big events and the personal details of the British monarch's life get lively, irreverent treatment in this concise paperback biography in the Brilliant Brits series
Ghosts! : the ultimate guide for ghost hunters by Richard Brassey( Book )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A kaleidoscope of hauntings from ancient Roman times to the present day, with a host of characters, including famous royals and everyday people. Includes stories of famous hauntings and explains how to go about ghost hunting, and how to tell spooky ghost stories. Cover includes hologram. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
The story of London by Richard Brassey( Book )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From the days when lions and hippos traipsed through Trafalgar Square to the bustling building of dazzling Docklands, and all the thousands of years in between, here is a lively look at one of the world's most amazing cities"--Back cover. Suggested level: primary
Ghosts, rogues and highwaymen : 20 stories from British history by Geraldine McCaughrean( Book )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Britannia : 100 great stories from British history by Geraldine McCaughrean( Book )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spanning nearly 3000 years, this collection presents 100 stories of Britain's past, including those of King Canute, Lady Godiva, Guy Fawkes, Bonnie Prince Charlie, and Bob Geldof's Band Aid. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Movers, shakers and record breakers : 20 stories from British history by Geraldine McCaughrean( Book )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Scotland by Richard Brassey( Book )

5 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history of Scotland from the Ice Age to the Romans, from Robert the Bruce to Mary Queen of Scots, and from famous scots and highlanders to the Loch Ness Monster. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Faster, further, higher, deeper : crashes, explosions, wrecks, disasters, failures and triumphs in transport history! by Richard Brassey( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David Beckham by Richard Brassey( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry VIII by Richard Brassey( Book )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the life and reign of the sixteenth-century English monarch known for effecting the separation of England from the Church of Rome and for his many wives
Daredevils and desperadoes : 20 stories from British history by Geraldine McCaughrean( Book )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'Daredevils & Desperadoes' includes stories about Dick Whittington, the Peasants' Revolt, the Battle of Agincourt, the murder of the Princes in the Tower, the ghost of Anne Boleyn, the wooing of Anne Cleves and the Gunpowder Plot
The story of World War One by Richard Brassey( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare by Richard Brassey( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the life of the famous English writer, from his childhood and schooling in Stratford-upon-Avon, through his successful career as actor and playwright in London, to his death at the age of 52. Suggested level: primary
The story of the World Cup by Richard Brassey( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guy Fawkes by Richard Brassey( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The story of Ireland
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How to speak chimpanzee : a phrase book of useful everyday expressions in Chimpanzee that no human should be without!The story of the Olympics : the whacky facts about the Olympics and Olympic champions down the centuries!George and the dragon and other saintly storiesNessie the Loch Ness monsterElizabeth IGhosts! : the ultimate guide for ghost huntersThe story of LondonBritannia : 100 great stories from British history