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Hook, Richard

Overview
Works: 484 works in 924 publications in 6 languages and 35,665 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  History  Encyclopedias  Military history  Fiction  Picture books 
Roles: Illustrator, Creator, Editor
Classifications: E76.2, B
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Most widely held works by Richard Hook
See inside a castle by R. J Unstead ( Book )
7 editions published between 1977 and 1986 in English and held by 1,138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the purpose, design, construction, and defense of medieval castles and describes the life of the inhabitants
Encyclopedia of native tribes of North America by Michael Johnson ( Book )
11 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 1,120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This remarkably thorough and beautifully illustrated encyclopedia provides a complete reference to all of North America's native populations and covers 10 distinct regions
American Indian warrior chiefs : Tecumseh, Crazy Horse, Chief Joseph, Geronimo by Jason Hook ( Book )
7 editions published between 1989 and 1998 in English and held by 803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the lives and achievements of four nineteenth-centyr chiefs from different tribes who fought brilliant campaigns to preserve their people's culture, heritage, and way of life
The voyage of Magellan by Richard Humble ( Book )
5 editions published between 1988 and 1991 in English and German and held by 764 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the voyage of Magellan, life aboard a ship, navigation, challenges, and the results
Louis Braille by Stephen Keeler ( Book )
4 editions published in 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 720 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The life of the nineteenth-century Frenchman, accidentally blinded as a child, who originated the raised dot system of reading and writing used throughout the world by the blind
Anne Frank by Vanora Leigh ( Book )
6 editions published between 1985 and 1993 in English and Hebrew and held by 720 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the life of a young Jewish girl who kept a diary during two years she and her family hid from the Germans in an Amsterdam attic
The Mongol warlords : Genghis Khan, Kublai Khan, Hülegü, Tamerlane by David Nicolle ( Book )
7 editions published between 1990 and 2001 in English and held by 713 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Where's the dragon? by Jason Hook ( Book )
12 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 684 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
With its beautifully embossed pages, shiny spot laminations that really pop, and a fun invitation to a dragon hunt, this one-of-a-kind book feels like magic, and looks great under the Christmas tree too. Look inside this amazing picture book and feel the embossed pages. Can you see and touch the dragon? Can you find lots and lots of dragons? They're everywhere! That's because Mr. Jones is simply mad about the creatures. He carves them out of wood and he tells thrilling stories about them. But he's never seen a real dragon, so he and his grandson George have set sail in search of one. Come along and help, using your sharp sense of sight and sensitive fingers to navigate through the pictures. But remember: to discover a really, truly fire-breathing dragon, you have to hunt high and low and always, always believe hard enough. A story kids will joyously read over and over again. "Go on an adventure with Grandfather, little George, and Meg the dog in search of an enormous dragon that lives in the mountains"--P. [4] of cover
The medieval knight by Martin Windrow ( Book )
2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the day-to-day life and experiences of a typical soldier during the middle ages in England and France. Includes a glossary of terms and a brief chronology of major military events from the thirteenth to the fifteenth centuries
The voyages of Captain Cook by Richard Humble ( Book )
4 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the training and accomplishments of Captain James Cook and reconstructs his explorations and journeys to Hawaii, New Zealand, and Australia
The age of Leif Eriksson by Richard Humble ( Book )
7 editions published between 1989 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chronicles the Vikings' exploration and colonization of Greenland, Iceland, and North America
The World War I tommy by Martin Windrow ( Book )
2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the day-to-day life and experiences of the typical American soldier during World War II. Includes a glossary of terms and a brief chronology of the major campaigns of the war
Florence Nightingale by Dorothy Turner ( Book )
4 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Helen Keller by Nigel Hunter ( Book )
2 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recounts the achievements of the woman who overcame the handicaps of being blind and deaf
John F. Kennedy by Andrew Langley ( Book )
3 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chronicles the life, family background, political career, and assassination of the thirty-fifth president of the United States
Ferdinand Magellan by Alan Blackwood ( Book )
3 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A brief account of Magellan's 1519-1522 voyage around the world, which proved beyond all doubt that the world was round
Napoleon by Alan Blackwood ( Book )
2 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the life of the powerful French military and political leader, focusing on his triumphs and defeats in the Napoleonic Wars
Sitting Bull and the Plains Indians by Jason Hook ( Book )
2 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents a brief biography of the warrior and tribal chief of the Sioux Indians and surveys the history, culture, religion, and daily life of the Plains Indians, relations between Indians and white settlers, and the displacement of tribes onto reservations
Martin Luther King, Jr. by Nigel Hunter ( Book )
4 editions published between 1985 and 1987 in English and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Profiles the life and achievements of the Baptist preacher and civil rights leader who practiced the principle of nonviolence in an attempt to gain equal rights for all Americans
Einstein by Nigel Hunter ( Book )
2 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A biography of the German-born scientist and pacifist whose theory of relativity revolutionized scientific thinking
 
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Alternative Names
Chuk, Ričard, 1938-
Hook, Richard, 1938-
Huk, R.
フック, リチャード
ホーク, リチャード
Languages
English (86)
German (5)
French (1)
Slovenian (1)
Hebrew (1)
Russian (1)
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