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Matthews, Rupert

Overview
Works: 305 works in 433 publications in 1 language and 9,356 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Literature  History  Biography  Pictorial works  Illustrated works  Biographies  Case studies  Encyclopedias  Military history 
Roles: Author, Creator
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Most widely held works by Rupert Matthews
Battle at the castle by Rupert Matthews( Book )

6 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the high adventure of medieval England through the letters of a knight's squire who participates in an exciting tournament before witnessing the preparations and battle engagements of a castle under siege
Children's book of magic by Anne Hildyard( Book )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history of magic from its origins in Ancient Egypt through the performances of today, sharing step-by-step instructions for how to learn twenty tricks in such areas as transformation, levitation, and prediction
You wouldn't want to be a Mayan soothsayer! : fortunes you'd rather not tell by Rupert Matthews( Book )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2017 in English and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Step into the shoes of a Mayan soothsayer's son and learn about the Mayan culture and religion of ancient Mexico and Central America
Ancient Egyptians by Rupert Matthews( Book )

6 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A survey of Egyptian history during the time of the pharaohs including reference to the wealth of the Nile, everyday life, gods and goddesses, temples, tombs, and pyramids. Suggested level: primary, intermediate, junior secondary
The voyage of Columbus by Rupert Matthews( Book )

6 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of the first two voyages of Christopher Columbus by which he reached the unknown continents of the Americas, the "New World."
Cooking a meal by Rupert Matthews( Book )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the foods eaten and methods of preparation used from the times of prehistoric peoples, through classical Greek and Roman times and the Middle Ages, to developments in the 18th, 19th and 20th centuries
Eyewitness to the 80's : a moment in time by Rupert Matthews( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Woolly Mammoth by Rupert Matthews( Book )

3 editions published between 1989 and 2003 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes what has been learned about the physical appearance, behaviour, and surroundings of the long-extinct woolly mammoth. Suggested level: junior, primary
Telling the time by Rupert Matthews( Book )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses how time was measured in the past, various early clocks, the invention of the calendar, and such related topics as time zones and radio time
Viking explorers by Rupert Matthews( Book )

4 editions published between 1989 and 1992 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of the voyages to various countries made by the Scandinavian traders, merchants, and settlers during the ninth, tenth, and eleventh centuries
England versus Scotland by Rupert Matthews( )

6 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Today the rivalry between St. Andrew and St. George may be fierce but at least it is limited to the sporting field. This was by no means always the case, before the Act of Settlement in the Eighteenth Century (400th Anniversary in March 2003). Author Rupert Matthews has researched more than twenty major battles between these two countries, over a period of 1,000 years. Each battle forms a chapter, explaining the causes of the conflict, the forces involved, the battle itself and a brief guide to the battlefield as it is today
Unseen world : the science, theories, and phenomena behind paranormal events( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Draws on scientific theories and firsthand testimony to present a collection of unexplained paranormal events, in an illustrated volume that shares practical information on a range of topics, from near-death experiences and telepathy to psychic healing and famous haunting cases
Horses by Rupert Matthews( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Learn about horses and ponies from around the world. Find out about their evolution, bodies, hunting abilities, and diet, as well as their importance in history, art, and folklore."--Cover back
Record breakers of the land by Rupert Matthews( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cites world records in sports, nature, and other areas
World Book's celebrations and rituals around the world( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes some of the cultural, religious and national holidays and other observances celebrated in different countries and by different cultures around the world
Ancient Chinese civilization by Todd Van Pelt( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chinese mythology and civilization developed from different dynasties and religions and were passed on
The illustrated encyclopedia of small arms : from hand cannons to automatic weapons by Rupert Matthews( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A detailed historical overview of small arms from the Middle Ages to the present
Myths and legends by Fiona Macdonald( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discover everything you need to know about stories that have been enjoyed by people for thousands of years, over many different cultures and eras. Exactly 100 facts are accompanied by revealing photographs and detailed artwork will challenge children, acting as an incentive as they make their way through the book
World War II by Rupert Matthews( Book )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This series provides fascinating facts on a variety of topics, which are complemented by imaginative and stimulating craft activities that are perfect for project work. This book looks at World War II
Myths and civilization of the ancient Mesopotamians by Rupert Matthews( Book )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells myths of the ancient Mesopotamians and describes how they lived
 
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You wouldn't want to be a Mayan soothsayer! : fortunes you'd rather not tell
Covers
Ancient EgyptiansCooking a mealWoolly MammothTelling the timeEngland versus ScotlandUnseen world : the science, theories, and phenomena behind paranormal eventsHorsesAncient Chinese civilization
Languages
English (67)