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Manchess, Gregory

Overview
Works: 35 works in 55 publications in 1 language and 2,969 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  War fiction  Fantasy fiction  Biography  Riddles  Dystopian fiction  Young adult works 
Roles: Author, Translator, Illustrator
Classifications: PS3573.O52, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Gregory Manchess
Real pirates : the untold story of the Whydah from slave ship to pirate ship by Barry Clifford( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story about the "Whydah" one of the most advanced sailing ships of her day when she set sail from London in 1715. This vessel brought adventure, wealth, misery and doom to all who sailed aboard her
Nanuk, lord of the ice by Brian J Heinz( Book )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a huge polar bear hunts seals and a walrus for food to keep itself alive, it is in turn hunted by a young human
Magellan's world by Stuart Waldman( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of Portuguese Ferdinand Magellan, the man who discovered the Americas for the rulers of Spain
The last river : John Wesley Powell & the Colorado River Exploring Expedition by Stuart Waldman( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn about the famous explorer and his adventures
To capture the wind by Sheila MacGill-Callahan( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a risky plan to free her kidnapped lover, Oonagh cleverly solves the evil pirate king's riddles, unites the princess Ethne with her lover, and invents sails
Cheyenne Medicine Hat by Brian J Heinz( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wild mustang mare tries to protect her band from capture and from a stalking cougar. Includes author's note about the history of North American wild horses
Night visions 1( Book )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Above the timberline by Gregory Manchess( Book )

3 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From renowned artist Gregory Manchess comes a lavishly painted novel about the son of a famed polar explorer searching for his stranded father, and a lost city buried under snow in an alternate future. When it started to snow, it didn't stop for 1,500 years. The Pole Shift that ancient climatologists talked about finally came, the topography was ripped apart and the weather of the world was changed--forever. Now the Earth is covered in snow, and to unknown depths in some places
Spectrum 17 : the best in contemporary fantastic art( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Featuring a cadre of the world's most talented creators, 'Spectrum 17' showcases over 400 stunning works that intrigue, challenge, and ultimately satisfy our imaginations. Paint, pixels, ink, clay, wood, and bronze, all are molded and manipulated and applied to bring astonishing images of the fantastic to vibrant life. Also included in this beautiful full-color collection is a tribute to this year's Grand Master Award recipient Al Williamson, a comprehensive Year In Review, and contact information for all of the artists."--Back cover
An innocent soldier by Josef Holub( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sixteen-year-old farmhand is tricked into fighting in the Napoleonic Wars by the farmer for whom he works, who secretly substitutes him for the farmer's own son
Scratch monkey : a novel & two essays by Charles Stross( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"It contains his previously unpublished novel, Scratch Monkey, an essay about writing the novel, and a second essay about a writer's view of publishing. The novel is set in the distant future, when humans have spread through the galaxy, physically and virtually. We are not alone; we have created a race of AIs, the Superbrights, to administer and expand the virtual side of our presence in the Milky Way. Oshi Adjani works for a Superbright, traveling to worlds where her Boss cannot go, and solving the problems he has set her. One success reveals a secret of the Superbrights, so the Boss forces her into one last, deadly mission, with her freedom as her reward for doing the impossible."--Amazon.com
The knight by Gene Wolfe( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man in his teens is transported from our world to a magical realm that contains seven levels of reality. Very quickly transformed by magic into a grown man of heroic proportions, he takes the name Able and sets out on a quest to find the sword that has been promised to him, a sword he will get from a dragon, the one very special blade that will help him fulfill his life ambition to become a knight and a true hero. Inside, however, Able remains a boy, and he must grow in every sense to survive the dangers and delights that lie ahead in encounters with giants, elves, wizards, and dragons. His adventure will conclude next year in the second volume of The Wizard Knight, -- The Book of the New SunWith this new series, Wolfe not only surpasses all the most popular genre writers of the last three decades, he takes on the legends of the past century, in a work that will be favorably compared with the best of J. R. R. Tolkien, E. R. Eddison, Mervyn Peake, and T. H. White. This is a book--and a series--for the ages, from perhaps the greatest living writer in (or outside) the fantasy genre
A tall tail by Charles Stross( )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the author of Rule 34 and Halting State, a tale of deception, engineering, and the most unlikely rocket propulsion technology imaginable
Clockwork fairies by Cat Rambo( )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Desiree feels the most at home with her clockwork creations, but Claude worries about all this science and Darwinist nonsense'after all, where do clockwork fairies fall in the Great Chain of Being' At the publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management software (DRM) applied
Dress your marines in white by Emmy Laybourne( )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It was just a test report. Like one of many, many he'd written up in the past. Except this time, several of the test subjects are dead'" At first, Dr. James Cutlass had thought his new job at NORAD was thrilling and full of opportunities, but that was before the demonstration' "Dress Your Marines in White" is the story of the terrifying choices surrounding a chemical weapons demonstration gone horribly wrong
What Mario Scietto says by Emmy Laybourne( )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Despite all his disaster planning, and the bomb shelter he built under his shed, Mario Scietto was not prepared for the apocalypse that hit Monument, Colorado. A series of escalating disasters, beginning with a monster hailstorm and ending with a terrible chemical weapons spill that affects people differently depending on blood type, has torn the world as he knows it apart. "What Mario Says" is set in the world of Emmy Laybourne's Monument 14
The Phantom in the maze by Michael Swanwick( )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

We tamper with time at our peril. A new story in the Mongolian Wizard series
The fire gown : a tor.com original by Michael Swanwick( )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A second "Mongolian Wizard" tale from Hugo and Nebula Award-winning author Michael Swanwick ' continuing an epic of magic and deception in an alternate Europe of railroads and sorcery. At the publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management software (DRM) applied
Day of the kraken by Michael Swanwick( )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The third in Hugo and Nebula Award-winning Michael Swanwick's "Mongolian Wizard" series of tales set in an alternate fin de siEcle Europe shot through with sorcery and intrigue. At the publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management software (DRM) applied
 
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Real pirates : the untold story of the Whydah from slave ship to pirate ship
Alternative Names
Gregory Manchess American artist

Gregory Manchess Amerikaans kunstschilder

Languages
English (28)

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Nanuk, lord of the iceMagellan's worldThe last river : John Wesley Powell & the Colorado River Exploring ExpeditionCheyenne Medicine HatSpectrum 17 : the best in contemporary fantastic artAn innocent soldierThe knight