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O'Brien, Patrick 1960-

Overview
Works: 47 works in 125 publications in 2 languages and 21,446 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Naval history  Sea stories  Science fiction  Picture books  Historical fiction  Biography  Poetry 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Editor
Classifications: PS3527.O437, 910.45
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Most widely held works by Patrick O'Brien
Sabertooth by Patrick O'Brien( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 2,497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With only ancient bones--and massive teeth--to guide them, scientists are learning amazing facts about these enormous prehistoric cats
The mutiny on the Bounty by Charles Nordhoff( Book )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 2,197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of the tragic voyage of the British ship to the island of Tahiti
Captain Raptor and the moon mystery by Kevin O'Malley( Book )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1,123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When something lands on one of the moons of the planet Jurassica, Captain Raptor and his spaceship crew go to investigate
Captain Raptor and the space pirates by Kevin O'Malley( Book )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 1,076 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captain Raptor and the crew of the Megatooth are called back into action to save the planet Jurassica from rogue space pirates
You are the first kid on Mars by Patrick O'Brien( Book )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 978 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As we look back to the beginnings of the space race, 2009 is also the year for looking forward to humankind's next step toward the stars. In the spirit of books that once imagined colonies on the moon, Patrick O'Brien has created a unique look at your first trip to Mars. Using the most up-to-date designs and theories of what it will take to establish a base on Mars, you are off on an incredible journey, over 35 million miles to the red planet. Filled with details, and vividly brought to life, this is an adventure that you are never going to forget
Steam, smoke, and steel : back in time with trains by Patrick O'Brien( Book )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 939 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy traces the development of railroad engines from coal to steam to diesel as he recounts his family's experience of driving trains over the years
The great ships by Patrick O'Brien( Book )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 913 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collective "biography" of 20 of the greatest ships the world has ever known, including Pilgrim vessels, slave ships and the "Titanic". Illustrations
The Hindenburg by Patrick O'Brien( Book )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 874 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the development and early flights of airships and the disastrous crash of the Hindenburg at an airfield in New Jersey in 1937
Duel of the ironclads : the Monitor vs. the Virginia by Patrick O'Brien( Book )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 799 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A description of the construction, battles, and historical impact of the Civil War battleships, the Monitor and the Virginia, known to Union forces as the Monitor and the Merrimack, which focuses on the Battle of Hampton Roads
The making of a knight : how Sir James earned his armor by Patrick O'Brien( Book )

8 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and held by 795 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces James's journey during the Middle Ages in England from inexperienced page at the age of seven to knighthood at the age of twenty-one
Gigantic! : how big were the dinosaurs? by Patrick O'Brien( Book )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the names of fourteen dinosaurs, from Stegosaurus to Compsognathus, and describes their physical characteristics, size, and probable behavior
Megatooth by Patrick O'Brien( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses what paleontologists have learned from the teeth of Carcharocles megalodon, a giant prehistoric shark
Fantastic flights : one hundred years of flying on the edge by Patrick O'Brien( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes seventeen twentieth-century historic flights and their pilots, from the Wright brothers to those of the space shuttles
A pirate's life for me! : a day aboard a pirate ship by Julie Thompson( Book )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes life aboard a pirate ship and provides information about famous pirates in history and literature
Mammoth by Patrick O'Brien( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes what is known of this prehistoric ancestor of the elephant, based on the preserved remains of mammoth bodies
The travels of Marco Polo by Alex Bandon( Book )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the Italian traveler who became the first European to cross Asia completely and document his experiences
A cold snap! : frosty poems by Audrey B Baird( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems celebrate wild weather and the comforts of home
A wasp is not a bee by Marilyn Singer( Book )

3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn the differences between such animals as spiders and insects, bats and birds, whales and fish, and salamanders and lizards
The travels of Lewis & Clark by Lara Bergen( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the expedition led by Meriwether Lewis and William Clark to explore the unknown western regions of America at the beginning of the nineteenth century
The travels of Henry Hudson by Joanne Mattern( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the English explorer and sea captain who explored three North American waterways later named for him--the Hudson River, Hudson Bay, and Hudson Strait
 
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O'Brien, Patrick

O'Brien, Patrick Lyons 1960-

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The mutiny on the BountyCaptain Raptor and the moon mysteryCaptain Raptor and the space piratesYou are the first kid on MarsSteam, smoke, and steel : back in time with trainsThe great shipsThe HindenburgDuel of the ironclads : the Monitor vs. the Virginia