WorldCat Identities

Thomson, Neil 1948 August 8-

Overview
Works: 61 works in 141 publications in 2 languages and 4,136 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Literature  History  Pictorial works  Picture puzzles 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Photographer
Classifications: ML460, 745.592
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Neil Thomson
Masks by Ruth Thomson( Book )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents instructions for creating masks based on styles from traditional cultures using common craft materials
Paper by Ruth Thomson( Book )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the uses of paper, how it is made and, how it may be reused
A closer look at horses by Neil Thomson( Book )

4 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and French and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the evolution of horses and describes today's breeds
Musical instruments by Ruth Thomson( Book )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides step-by-step instructions for making instruments from many different countries, including a guiro, a monkey drum, and maracas
Toys and models by Ruth Thomson( Book )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Shows the many types of toys that children play with and explains how they are made. Includes six original toys and models to make, with simple step-by-step instructions"--Page 4 of cover
A family in Thailand by Ruth Thomson( Book )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographs and text describe the life and culture of a family living in Pa Bong, a village in northern Thailand
Fairground games to make and play by Neil Thomson( Book )

5 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrated instructions for constructing toys, games, and other amusements that recreate the fun of county fairs
World war II by Charlie Jones( Book )

3 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charlie Jones talks of his childhood in London during World War II
Plastics by Ruth Thomson( Book )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines plasics, how they are useful, how they are made, and how they may be reused
The fifties by Pat Scott( Book )

3 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pat Scott who grew up in the 1950s shares her personal recollections of the fashions, lifestyles, politics, and major events of the time
The thirties by Neil Thomson( Book )

14 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A view of history through the memory of a living person. Glyn Davies was born in 1924 in a village in Wales. He went into the pit at fifteen, worked as a miner during World War II (2). His memories span the depression of the thirties, and tell of the poor conditions of being brought up in that period
Metal by Ruth Thomson( Book )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines why metal is useful, how it is made and how to reuse it
The sixties by Neil Thomson( Book )

9 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Susan Forbes who grew up in the 1960s shares her personal recollections of the fashions, lifestyles, politics, and major events of the decade
Finders peepers : photo puzzle fun by Ruth Thomson( Book )

3 editions published between 2014 and 2017 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This fantastically colourful book contains 10 search-and-find photographic puzzles to share with young children of 3 and older. It offers unique opportunity for spending quality time with children, having lots of fun looking and talking but also helping them learn. Each puzzle takes a different busy child-familiar scene, beautifully laid out and photographed. These include a toy cupbaord, a sewing draw, a teddy bear's picnic, a traffic jam, a sky full of planes, a masked theatre show, fish, minibeasts and big animals
The seventies by Neil Thomson( Book )

7 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at life in 1970's Britain through the eyes of Tarun, a young emigrant from Uganda: his personal recollections of the fashions, lifestyle, politics and major events of the time
Rivers by Ruth Thomson( Book )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Rivers looks at where rivers begin, what happens when they reach the sea and how they are used for work and pleasure."--B.cover
Transport by Ruth Thomson( Book )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Helps children to think of the geographical aspects of transport in their local area
Shops by Ruth Thomson( Book )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

These books will help you think about and look around your local area. Find out what your surroundings can tell you about how people live and work, where they shop and go to school and how they travel and spend their leisure time. Discover the clues that will tell you how people lived in the past. Think about the changes that could benefit your local area, whether it's your home, school or further afield
The seaside by Ruth Thomson( Book )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This colourful book for primary school readers helps them to identify some of the plants, insects and animals they may find at the seaside
Homes by Ruth Thomson( Book )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Audience level: 0.51 (from 0.26 for A family i ... to 0.79 for Paper / ...)

Musical instruments
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PaperMusical instrumentsToys and modelsA family in ThailandWorld war IIPlasticsThe fiftiesThe thirties
Alternative Names
Thomson, N.

Thomson, Neil 1948 Aug. 8-

Languages
English (84)

French (1)