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Doherty, Gillian

Overview
Works: 81 works in 311 publications in 14 languages and 11,532 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Encyclopedias  Pictorial works  Picture puzzles  Fiction  Picture books  Maps  Children's maps  Miscellanea  Folklore 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: GV1507.P47, 793.73
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Gillian Doherty
1001 things to spot on the farm by Gillian Doherty( Book )

27 editions published between 1998 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 1,180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The reader is invited to find and count various things in the illustrations of different kinds of farms from around the world
Sharks by Jonathan Sheikh-Miller( Book )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 1,019 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatic underwater photography brings readers face to face with sharks of all shapes and sizes. This book recommends special shark Web sites that have been chosen by Usborne editors and Web researchers, adding new dimensions of information and entertainment
Birds by Gillian Doherty( Book )

13 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and Czech and held by 973 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Referring readers to Web sites specially chosen by Usborne editors and web researchers, this book takes a look at some of the amazing powers of birds flight, elaborate courtship displays, and incredible nest-building abilities
1001 things to spot long ago by Gillian Doherty( Book )

27 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 945 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Asks readers to find over one thousand specific items in several color spreads depicting historic settings such as a Mesopotamian marketplace, an ancient Greek theater, and a wagon train in North America
The Usborne book of peoples of the world : internet-linked by Gillian Doherty( Book )

15 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 862 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explore the cultures, beliefs, homes, jobs, traditions and everyday lives of the six billion people who inhabit our planet. Journey, continent-by-continent, through remote rainforest villages, vibrant cities, noisy carnivals, and bustling shanty towns
1001 things to spot in Fairyland by Gillian Doherty( Book )

13 editions published between 1998 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 714 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young readers are given various scenes associated with Fairyland, each containing many objects associated with fairies to find and count
The Usborne encyclopedia of planet Earth by Anna Claybourne( Book )

17 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the earth's physical characteristics, discussing interactions of climate, geology, and ecology
The Usborne Internet-linked encyclopedia of world geography : with complete world atlas by Gillian Doherty( Book )

14 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and French and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the physical and human geography of the planet Earth, describes the peoples and societies of each continent, provides an atlas, and suggests related Web sites
1001 monster things to spot by Gillian Doherty( Book )

10 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Have you ever heard a scufflebump under your bed? Or has a scaremonger made you jump out of your skin? In this book, you can find and count all kinds of strange monsters, and discover what they get up to when no one's looking
1001 wizard things to spot by Gillian Doherty( Book )

18 editions published between 2007 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Can you spot 1001 wizardly things?
The Usborne big book of things to spot by Ruth Brocklehurst( Book )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A picture book that provides hours of puzzle-solving fun, and also helps develop pre-reading and number skills
Astronomy by Rachel Firth( Book )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and Italian and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces concepts and provides basic information on formal and backyard astronomy, with simplified star maps for both hemispheres
101 things to do with your computer by Gillian Doherty( Book )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and Turkish and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Suggests computer projects for users of varying levels of experience in such areas as computer art, word processing, getting organized, making calculations, and creating multimedia works and Web sites
Stories of dragons by Gillian Doherty( Book )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beware! Here lie dragons-- some fierce, some friendly and one that just can't stop dancing
The Usborne Internet-linked encyclopedia of planet earth by Anna Claybourne( Book )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A book that contains descriptions of websites you can visit to take you further into the subject in an entertaining and informative way, however you do not have to have a computer to use this book. This encyclopedia works on its own as an outstanding reference book without using the Internet at all
Stories from India by Anna Milbourne( Book )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collects traditional stories featuring gods, animals, and humans that have a number of things to say about love, pride, deceitfulness, bravery, foolishness, wickedness, goodness, and quick thinking. This beautifully illustrated book retells traditional indian tales that will engage and amuse young children. Featuring old stories of trickery and cunning, fable-like tales of animals, and inspiring stories of the battles and feats of different hindu gods, this is a classic book that children will return to again and again
Windows 95 for beginners by Gillian Doherty( Book )

4 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the features of Microsoft Windows 95, with step-by-step instructions to getting started, customizing, using programs, multitasking, organizing files, and discovering the Internet and multimedia
The Usborne geography encyclopedia with complete world atlas by Gillian Doherty( Book )

12 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the physical and human geography of the planet Earth, describes the peoples and societies of each continent, and provides an atlas, with Internet links for further information
Stories of wizards by Gillian Doherty( Book )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents nine stories featuring wizards, including "The Sorcerer's Apprentice," "Merlin and King Arthur," and "Swan Lake."
Whales and dolphins by Susanna Davidson( Book )

3 editions published in 2003 in 3 languages and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides information about the physical characteristics, behavior and habitats of various kinds of whales and dolphins. Includes descriptions of recommended Web sites whose links are on the Usborne Quicklinks Web site
 
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Alternative Names
Dohertija, Džiliana

Doherty, Gilian.

דורטי, גיליאן

דורטי, גילין

ドハーティ, ジリアン

Languages
English (137)

Spanish (17)

French (15)

Japanese (13)

German (8)

Dutch (4)

Danish (2)

Hebrew (2)

Italian (2)

Turkish (2)

Chinese (1)

Finnish (1)

Welsh (1)

Czech (1)

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SharksBirds1001 things to spot long agoThe Usborne book of peoples of the world : internet-linked1001 things to spot in FairylandThe Usborne encyclopedia of planet EarthThe Usborne Internet-linked encyclopedia of world geography : with complete world atlas1001 monster things to spot