WorldCat Identities

Bergin, Mark 1961-

Overview
Works: 696 works in 1,493 publications in 10 languages and 62,450 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Literature  History  Illustrated works  Biography  Biographies  Picture books  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Creator, Editor, Other
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Mark Bergin
A medieval castle by Fiona Macdonald( Book )

29 editions published between 1990 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,921 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and cutaway illustrations depict how people lived and worked inside a medieval castle
An Egyptian pyramid by Jacqueline Morley( Book )

26 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 1,227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Take a tour through each historical site to understand its relevance to the people who built it and the lives that they led. Stunning visual pinpoints highlight important details and lead the reader through the engrossing and informative text
You wouldn't want to be a crusader! : a war you'd rather not fight by Fiona Macdonald( Book )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 853 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses humor in both text and illustrations to describe the life and duties of a young Christian knight
A frontier fort on the Oregon Trail by Scott Steedman( Book )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2000 in English and held by 822 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes life in a frontier fort on the Great Plains in the 19th century, Mid-Western America
How to be a medieval knight by Fiona Macdonald( Book )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Do you have what it takes to be a knight?
A World War Two submarine by Richard Humble( Book )

9 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in English and held by 783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and cutaway illustrations depict how the crew lived beneath the ocean in a submarine during World War II and how they waged war on the ships above
A Greek temple by Fiona Macdonald( Book )

6 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in English and Japanese and held by 736 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated survey of the construction and history of the Parthenon in ancient Greece
Robots by Mark Bergin( Book )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and Chinese and held by 718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents step-by-step instructions for drawing basic robots and different types, such as the security droid, giant mecha, and combat mecha
A 16th century mosque by Fiona Macdonald( Book )

13 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the Islamic faith, explains why and how mosques were constructed, and looks at the people who worked and worshipped at the mosque
How to be an Aztec warrior by Fiona Macdonald( Book )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes daily life in the Aztec empire and explains the skills and duties of Aztec warriors. Warriors needed, how would you like to join the team that defends your people and your homeland? Your main duties will include: defending your city against invaders, conquering new territory, controlling conquered peoples and collecting tribute from them, taking captives to sacrifice to the gods. How to join? Hurry to the main square of your city when you hear the beat of the big war drum. Offering a unique approach for young readers to interview for historical jobs, this new series sweeps readers back in time to show them what it took to be an Aztec warrior, a knight in the middle ages, a Roman soldier, and a samurai warrior in ancient Japan. Full color
The Roman Colosseum by Fiona Macdonald( Book )

9 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in English and held by 627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated survey of the construction and history of the Colosseum, the enormous oval amphitheater that has stood in Rome for 1,900 years
How would you survive as an American Indian? by Scott Steedman( Book )

6 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the everyday life and customs of various Plains Indian tribes during the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries in North America
You wouldn't want to be a secret agent during World War II! : a perilous mission behind enemy lines by John Malam( Book )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2017 in English and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains what it was like to be a British secret agent working behind enemy lines in France during World War II, describing the training, equipment, and techniques used by spies and the danger they faced during their missions
How would you survive as an ancient Greek? by Fiona Macdonald( Book )

5 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the farmers, soldiers, and citizens of ancient Greece and their way of living. Could you survive as an ancient Greek?
You wouldn't want to be a Chicago gangster! : some dangerous characters you'd better avoid by Rupert Matthews( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Keep your cool. If you panic and reveal your true identity, you'll be in big trouble. Stay away from thugs "packing heat." These ruthless gangsters are armed and very dangerous. Step on it! As a wheelman, you'll have to drive a gateway car at top speed. Don't get too comfy. Some gangsters lead a life of luxury. Don't forget that their money has beeen stolen from honest folks"--Page 4 of cover
You wouldn't want to travel with Captain Cook! : a voyage you'd rather not make by Mark Bergin( Book )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

You're a 16-year-old boy in the 18th century. Your well-to-do parents have convinced your cousin, James Cook, to take you on his ship as a cabin boy
You wouldn't want to be a Pony Express rider! : a dusty, thankless job you'd rather not do by Thomas M Ratliff( Book )

3 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the disadvantages to being a Pony Express rider, including riding in all weather, natural disasters, and disease
You wouldn't want to live without bacteria! by Roger Canavan( Book )

8 editions published between 2015 and 2018 in English and Slovenian and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Though most of them are too small to be seen with the naked eye, bacteria are everywhere. They appeared on Earth more than 3 billion years before the first dinosaurs. Some bacteria cause deadly diseases, but many of them are helpful to us. They fertilize the soil by breaking down dead material, and they are an essential ingredient in many foods. Bacteria in our own bodies are a vital part of the digestive process.--from page 2 of cover
How would you survive as an Aztec? by Fiona Macdonald( Book )

4 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in English and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the Aztec civilization of Mexico and its defeat by the Spanish conquerors
You wouldn't want to live without fire! by Alex Woolf( Book )

7 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes some of the benefits fire has afforded, including the ability to cook food, make pottery and metals, and invent the steam and internal combustion engines
 
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A medieval castle
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An Egyptian pyramidYou wouldn't want to be a crusader! : a war you'd rather not fightA frontier fort on the Oregon TrailHow to be a medieval knightA World War Two submarineA Greek templeRobotsA 16th century mosque
Alternative Names
Bergin, Marc 1961-

Bērgins, Marks

버긴, 마크

버진, 마크

バーギン, マーク

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