WorldCat Identities

Brown, Martin 1959-

Overview
Works: 242 works in 896 publications in 12 languages and 29,511 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Drama  Musical films  Humor  Comics (Graphic works)  Abridgments  Romance films  Comedy films  Caricatures and cartoons 
Roles: Illustrator, Producer, Author, Cartographer, Film editor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Martin Brown
Moulin Rouge! by Baz Luhrmann( Visual )

76 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 3,564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christian (McGregor), an idealistic and impoverished young writer who, newly arrived in Montmartre, is haphazardly inducted into a circle of young bohemians led by Toulouse-Lautrec. A comedy of mistaken identities ensues, quickly enmeshing the young poet in a love triangle involving the unobtainable and consumptive Satine (Kidman), queen courtesan of the Moulin Rouge, and the foppish Duke of Roxbury, his villainous rival for her affections
The wicked history of the world : history with the nasty bits left in! by Terry Deary( Book )

15 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,068 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated, humorous introduction to world history with a emphasis on violence and villains
The measly Middle Ages by Terry Deary( Book )

22 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 949 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Details everyday life in the Middle Ages, including gruesome information about the Black Death, superstitions, and the "miserable" monks
The rotten Romans by Terry Deary( Book )

28 editions published between 1994 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 935 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A humorous look at life in Britain during the Roman occupation
The groovy Greeks by Terry Deary( Book )

25 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 862 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A humorous look at life in Ancient Greece
The vicious Vikings by Terry Deary( Book )

28 editions published between 1994 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 839 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is packed with frightening facts about these vile invaders - and their savage Saxon enemies - from cruel kings and vengeful Viking warriors to the suffering slaves
The terrible Tudors by Terry Deary( Book )

13 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and held by 721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

You probably thought that the terrible Tudors just spent all their time beheading people. This book helps you find out: the horrible truth about Henry VIII who thought he'd married a horse; which terrible torture methods the twisted Tudors used; and which shocking swear words they simply loved to say. It also includes a grisly quiz
Savage Stone Age by Terry Deary( Book )

17 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 673 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History with even more nasty bits left in! The next title in the hugely successful series to get a marvellous make-over. With a bold new cover look and a heap of extra horrible bits at the back of the book, these best-selling titles are sure to be a huge hit with yet another generation of Terry Deary fans
Frightful First World War by Terry Deary( Book )

24 editions published between 1998 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's history with the nasty bits left in! Want to know: What the 'Fat King' did with food scraps and dead horses? How sniffing your own pee could save your life in a gas attack? Why a pair of old socks gave away top German secrets? Discover all the foul facts - all the gore and more!
The slimy Stuarts by Terry Deary( Book )

16 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A humorous account of the rule of the Stuarts. Suggested level: intermediate, junior secondary
The vile Victorians by Terry Deary( Book )

18 editions published between 1994 and 2016 in English and held by 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All the foul facts about the Vile Victorians are ready to uncover, including the murderers who wouldn't hang, when the first public loo was flushed and how stag hunting took place in Paddington Station. Refreshed with a fantastic new design for 2016, these bestselling titles are sure to be a huge hit with yet another generation of Terry Deary fans
Horrible Christmas by Terry Deary( Book )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in English and held by 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of one of the most recent, rapidly evolving additions to the world's navies. Coverage ranges from the 1882 launch of the first destroyer, through the nonstop technical and strategic innovations of the world war eras, to the current high watermarks of destroyer design such as the Arleigh Burke class
Gorgeous Georgians by Terry Deary( Book )

16 editions published between 1998 and 2016 in English and Chinese and held by 582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The gorgeous Georgians may have loved preening in mirrors and prancing about in powdered wigs and pantaloons, but trust us - they were really rotten underneath! From lords and ladies' sneaky schemes for hiding their personal hygiene problems to the horrible hardships suffered by the poor, find out the REAL story. It's got horrible highwaymen, raging revolutions, plundering pirates, and guys wearing wigs and make-up. Plus the schoolchildren who went to war with their teachers! It's better than Hollywood and much more!
Angry Aztecs by Terry Deary( Book )

12 editions published between 1997 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's history with the nasty bits left in! Want to know: Why Aztecs like to eat scum? When the world is going to end? How to play a really violent ball game? Discover all the foul facts about the Angry Aztecs - all the gore and more! -- Cover
The smashing Saxons by Terry Deary( Book )

15 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the terrible truth about the pillaging people who bashed the Brits but got nobbled by the Normans, including who got cow pats as Christmas presents or why wearing a pig on your head was lucky. Read on for foul facts on disgusting diseases and ghastly graves. Ages 8+
Villainous Victorians by Terry Deary( Book )

12 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and Polish and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A humorous look at events in nineteenth-century Britain
The cut-throat Celts by Terry Deary( Book )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2016 in English and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The cut-throat Celts gives you the ghastly truth about the wild warrior race who weren't afraid to fight the rotten Romans ... and who had the horrible habit of collecting human heads"--Back cover. Suggested level: intermediate, junior secondary
The awful Egyptians by Terry Deary( Book )

12 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in English and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How on earth di people who worshipped dung bettles manage to builf the awesome pyraminds. Find out in this grim to the awful Egyptians
The barmy British Empire by Terry Deary( Book )

15 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in English and Chinese and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A humorous account of life and social conditions in colonies throughout the British Empire. Suggested level: intermediate, junior secondary
The stormin' Normans by Terry Deary( Book )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in English and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fascinating facts about big bad Bill the Conqueror and his bully-boys who battled at Hastings. Everyone knows about 1066, and how William the Conqueror's men scored a bull's eye at the Battle of Hastings. Or rather a King's eye. But why did William like conquering so much? Were the Normans abnormal? Probably not -- King Harold and his men were just as fond of cutting off bits of people they didn't like. But that didn't help them when it came to the Battle of Hastings, a fight that had more needle than the Bayeux Tapestry. You can also hear about William the Conqueror's disgusting death
 
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The wicked history of the world : history with the nasty bits left in!
Alternative Names
Martin Brown Australian British illustrator and cartoonist

Martin Brown karikaturist uit Australië

Мартин Браун

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The measly Middle AgesThe rotten RomansThe groovy GreeksThe vicious VikingsThe terrible TudorsSavage Stone AgeFrightful First World WarThe slimy Stuarts