WorldCat Identities

Spilsbury, Richard 1963-

Overview
Works: 573 works in 1,600 publications in 4 languages and 79,523 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Classification  Animated films  History  Biography 
Roles: Author
Classifications: QE521.3, 580
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Richard Spilsbury
Sweeping tsunamis by Louise Spilsbury( Book )

20 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and Chinese and held by 861 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book discusses the causes of tsunamis, the destruction that tsunamis can bring, and the work of emergency services and aid organizations to people affected by tsunamis
Shattering earthquakes by Louise Spilsbury( Book )

14 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and Chinese and held by 631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains what earthquakes are, what causes them, and where they occur; discusses what happens during an earthquake and who helps afterwards; and considers whether earthquakes can be predicted or prevented. Includes case studies
Howling hurricanes by Louise Spilsbury( Book )

12 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and Chinese and held by 618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains what hurricanes are, what causes them, and where they occur; discusses what happens during an hurricane and who helps afterwards; and considers whether hurricanes can be predicted. Includes case studies
Terrifying tornadoes by Louise Spilsbury( Book )

13 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and Chinese and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains what tornadoes are, what causes them, and where and when they occur; discusses what happens during a tornado and who helps afterwards; and considers whether tornadoes can be predicted. Includes case studies
Cartoons and animation by Richard Spilsbury( Book )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores cartoons and animation, discussing artistic techniques, stages of development, and careers; and offering related activities
Violent volcanoes by Louise Spilsbury( Book )

12 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and Chinese and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains what volcanoes are, what causes them, and where they occur; discusses what happens during a volcano eruption and who helps afterwards; and considers whether volcanoes can be predicted or prevented. Includes case studies
Plant parts by Richard Spilsbury( Book )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the world of plants and the various parts of specific plants, such as flower, seed, roots, trunk, and more
Raging floods by Louise Spilsbury( Book )

14 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and Chinese and held by 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book describes the causes and effects of floods and the work of emergency services and aid organizations to people affected by floods
Should I play the guitar? by Richard Spilsbury( Book )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a history of the guitar, describes its parts, explains how it makes music, and introduces famous guitarists
Plant classification by Richard Spilsbury( Book )

11 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographs, illustrations, and text teach students about the system used to organize plants into different groups and classes
Iran by Richard Spilsbury( Book )

7 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and Dutch and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles the modern country of Iran, also known as Persia, its history as a great civilization and empire, the environment, wildlife, infrastructure, and culture
Plant growth by Richard Spilsbury( Book )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides information about how plants grow, looking at what they need to survive and thrive, how they make food, and what happens when they die. Includes activities and a glossary
Bengal tiger by Louise Spilsbury( Book )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the habitat, physical characteristics, and feeding habits of Bengal tigers and explains why they are in danger of dying out
The life cycle of fish by Richard Spilsbury( Book )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses how fish differ from other animals, their habitat, how they are born and develop, what they eat, how they reproduce, and their typical life expectancy
Plant reproduction by Richard Spilsbury( Book )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A color-illustrated look at how plants reproduce, covering pollination, fertilization, seed dispersal, and other topics. Includes a glossary, a further-reading list, and instructions for four related activities
Crystals by Richard Spilsbury( Book )

9 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in English and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn about crystals, what they are, how they are formed, and what they can be used for
Fossils by Richard Spilsbury( Book )

5 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn about fossils, what they are and how they are formed
Minerals by Richard Spilsbury( Book )

10 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes what minerals are, how they form, what types there are, how we use them, and how we find them
Soil by Richard Spilsbury( Book )

9 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how rocks become soil, the importance of soil in the environment, and the physical characteristics of different kinds of soils
Shaka Zulu by Richard Spilsbury( Book )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Read about Shaka Zulu's triumphant victories and agonizing defeats, as well as learning what day-to-day life was like for the Zulu people
 
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The life cycle of fish
Alternative Names
Spilsbury, R.

스필베리, 리처드 1963-

스필스버리, 리처드 1963-

Languages
English (163)

Chinese (12)

Spanish (6)

Dutch (1)

Covers
Shattering earthquakesHowling hurricanesTerrifying tornadoesCartoons and animationViolent volcanoesPlant partsRaging floodsShould I play the guitar?