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Manchess, Gregory

Overview
Works: 31 works in 48 publications in 4 languages and 2,750 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Fantasy fiction  Biography  Comics (Graphic works)  Young adult works 
Roles: Illustrator, Translator, Author
Classifications: PS3573.O52, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Gregory Manchess
Nanuk, lord of the ice by Brian J Heinz( Book )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 457 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
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 448 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
Magellan's world by Stuart Waldman( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 386 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 383 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 326 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
The conquering sword of Conan by Robert E Howard( Book )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and French and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... includes never-before-published outlines, notes, and story drafts, plus a new introduction, personal correspondence, and the revealing essay "Hyborian Genesis" which chronicles the history of the creation of the Conan series."
Cheyenne Medicine Hat by Brian J Heinz( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 222 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 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 11 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 11 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 Wizard. Gene Wolfe is one of the most widely praised masters of SF and fantasy. He is the winner of the World Fantasy Award for Life Achievement, the Nebula Award, twice, the World Fantasy Award, twice, the John W. Campbell Memorial Award, the British Fantasy Award, and France's Prix Apollo. His popular successes include the four-volume classic The Book of the New Sun. With 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. At the publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management software (DRM) applied
Solomon Kane : red shadows by Bruce Jones( Book )

4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conan : 1934-1935 by Robert E Howard( Book )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recueil des aventures de Conan, présentées dans l'ordre de leur rédaction, reconstituées à partir des manuscrits originaux et accompagnées de nombreux inédits, de fragments et de notes sur le monde du héros
Conan : clavos rojos by Roy Thomas( Book )

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

Conan by Robert E Howard( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in German and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clavos rojos by Roy Thomas( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
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
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
 
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Nanuk, lord of the ice
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Gregory Manchess American artist

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Real pirates : the untold story of the Whydah from slave ship to pirate shipMagellan's worldThe last river : John Wesley Powell & the Colorado River Exploring ExpeditionThe conquering sword of ConanCheyenne Medicine HatAn innocent soldierThe knight