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Solway, Andrew

Overview
Works: 221 works in 608 publications in 10 languages and 26,638 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Classification  Pictorial works  History  Miscellanea 
Roles: Author, Editor, Creator
Classifications: DG78, 937
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Andrew Solway
Rome : in spectacular cross section by Stephen Biesty( Book )

17 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in 7 languages and held by 1,164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This oversize book of cross-sections is a visually intriguing, reader-friendly introduction to ancient Rome. Set up to follow a day in the life of a well-to-do young boy, Titus Cotta Maximus, this introduces a number of subjects as it transports children to a variety of places--the Colosseum, a festival, the docks, the chariot races, and Titus' own house. Each two-page spread, introduced by a short introductory paragraph, covers a different topic, with minutely detailed, informatively captioned illustrations of people and places (panoramic views as well as views from above, from the side, and from behind the scenes) that bustle with activity
Ships by Andrew Haslam( Book )

11 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and Arabic and held by 935 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated book of projects exploring ships, including their history, how they stay afloat and move through the water
Ancient Greece by Peter Connolly( Book )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the history of the early civilization of Greece, as well as, their architecture, art, sports, poetry, drama, and music
Ancient Rome by Peter Connolly( Book )

3 editions published in 2001 in German and English and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses what life was like in ancient Rome
Castle under siege!: simple machines by Andrew Solway( Book )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a short study of how levers, wheels and axles, pulleys, inclined planes, wedges, and screws work, and the importance of these principles in various machines
Classifying insects by Andrew Solway( Book )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains what insects are and how they differ from other animals, with an overview of the life cycle of a variety of insects, including ants, bees, cockroaches, grasshoppers, dragonflies, and butterflies
Food chains and webs : what are they and how do they work? by Andrew Solway( Book )

12 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the concept of the food chain and its role in the the maintenance of Earth's ecological balance
Classifying mammals by Andrew Solway( Book )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains what mammals are and how they differ from other animals, with an overview of the life cycle of a variety of mammals, including pouched mammals, sea mammals, flying mammals, and humans
What's living in your bedroom? by Andrew Solway( Book )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents magnified photographs and information about some of the microscopic organisms that live on carpets, beds, and other parts of the bedroom
Classifying birds by Andrew Solway( Book )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains what birds are and how they differ from other animals, with descriptions of various types of birds, including birds of prey, water birds, and exotic birds
Jupiter and the outer planets by Andrew Solway( Book )

6 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents facts about Jupiter and the outer planets and describes what it would be like to visit there
Deadly snakes by Andrew Solway( Book )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the snakes around the world and the deadly techniques that they use to hunt their prey, from venomous fangs to constriction
Biofuels by Andrew Solway( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains why fossil fuels contribute to global warming and introduces different kinds of biofuels that may help alleviate the problem
Deadly spiders and scorpions by Andrew Solway( Book )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the lives of deadly spiders and scorpions such as black widows, tarantulas, funnel-web spiders, and death stalkers, providing information about their physical characteristics, hunting behaviors, and mating rituals. Includes photographs and classification charts
Birds of prey by Andrew Solway( Book )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines a number of birds of prey such as falcons, eagles, owls, and hawks and includes information on their habitat, prey, and classification
Killer fish by Andrew Solway( Book )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the techniques used by predators of the ocean and fresh waters, including barracudas, piranhas, and great white sharks
What's living on your body? by Andrew Solway( Book )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents magnified photographs and information about some of the microscopic organisms that live on the human body, including a look at the tiny creatures that cause sneezing, colds, and flu
What's living in your classroom? by Andrew Solway( Book )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and Japanese and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the thousands of creatures invisible to the naked eye which live inside a school classroom, including viruses, germs, and microbes
Secrets of animal life cycles by Andrew Solway( Book )

9 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the life cycle of humans, butterflies, seahorses, snakes, fish, and spiders
Sorting the elements : the periodic table at work by Andrew Solway( )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brief discussion of the chemical elements and the periodic table
 
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Rome : in spectacular cross section
Alternative Names
솔웨이, 앤드루

솔웨이, 앤드류

ソルウェー, アンドルー

ソールウェイ, アンドリュー

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ShipsAncient GreeceAncient RomeCastle under siege!: simple machinesClassifying insectsFood chains and webs : what are they and how do they work?Classifying mammalsWhat's living in your bedroom?