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Manchess, Gregory

Overview
Works: 38 works in 58 publications in 3 languages and 3,829 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  War fiction  Fantasy fiction  Science fiction  Biography  Riddles  Dystopian fiction  Dystopias 
Roles: Author, Translator, Illustrator
Classifications: PS3573.O52, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Gregory Manchess
The sky people by S. M Stirling( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 856 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1988, with the Cold War raging, Marc Vitrac is assigned to Jamestown, the U.S.-Commonwealth base on Venus, and discovers a perilous world swarming with lost races of people, where he confronts a secret that could threaten the human race
Real pirates : the untold story of the Whydah from slave ship to pirate ship by Barry Clifford( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story about the "Whydah" one of the most advanced sailing ships of her day when she set sail from London in 1715. This vessel brought adventure, wealth, misery and doom to all who sailed aboard her
Nanuk, lord of the ice by Brian J Heinz( Book )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a huge polar bear hunts seals and a walrus for food to keep itself alive, it is in turn hunted by a young human
Magellan's world by Stuart Waldman( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of Portuguese Ferdinand Magellan, the man who discovered the Americas for the rulers of Spain
The last river : John Wesley Powell & the Colorado River Exploring Expedition by Stuart Waldman( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn about the famous explorer and his adventures
The conquering sword of Conan by Robert E Howard( Book )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... includes never-before-published outlines, notes, and story drafts, plus a new introduction, personal correspondence, and the revealing essay "Hyborian Genesis" which chronicles the history of the creation of the Conan series."
To capture the wind by Sheila MacGill-Callahan( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a risky plan to free her kidnapped lover, Oonagh cleverly solves the evil pirate king's riddles, unites the princess Ethne with her lover, and invents sails
Cheyenne Medicine Hat by Brian J Heinz( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wild mustang mare tries to protect her band from capture and from a stalking cougar. Includes author's note about the history of North American wild horses
Above the timberline by Gregory Manchess( Book )

3 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From renowned artist Gregory Manchess comes a lavishly painted novel about the son of a famed polar explorer searching for his stranded father, and a lost city buried under snow in an alternate future. When it started to snow, it didn't stop for 1,500 years. The Pole Shift that ancient climatologists talked about finally came, the topography was ripped apart and the weather of the world was changed--forever. Now the Earth is covered in snow, and to unknown depths in some places
Night visions 1( Book )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spectrum 17 : the best in contemporary fantastic art( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Featuring a cadre of the world's most talented creators, 'Spectrum 17' showcases over 400 stunning works that intrigue, challenge, and ultimately satisfy our imaginations. Paint, pixels, ink, clay, wood, and bronze, all are molded and manipulated and applied to bring astonishing images of the fantastic to vibrant life. Also included in this beautiful full-color collection is a tribute to this year's Grand Master Award recipient Al Williamson, a comprehensive Year In Review, and contact information for all of the artists."--Back cover
An innocent soldier by Josef Holub( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sixteen-year-old farmhand is tricked into fighting in the Napoleonic Wars by the farmer for whom he works, who secretly substitutes him for the farmer's own son
What Mario Scietto says by Emmy Laybourne( )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Despite all his disaster planning, and the bomb shelter he built under his shed, Mario Scietto was not prepared for the apocalypse that hit Monument, Colorado. A series of escalating disasters, beginning with a monster hailstorm and ending with a terrible chemical weapons spill that affects people differently depending on blood type, has torn the world as he knows it apart. "What Mario Says" is set in the world of Emmy Laybourne's Monument 14
Dress your marines in white by Emmy Laybourne( )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It was just a test report. Like one of many, many he'd written up in the past. Except this time, several of the test subjects are dead'" At first, Dr. James Cutlass had thought his new job at NORAD was thrilling and full of opportunities, but that was before the demonstration' "Dress Your Marines in White" is the story of the terrifying choices surrounding a chemical weapons demonstration gone horribly wrong
Scratch monkey : a novel & two essays by Charles Stross( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"It contains his previously unpublished novel, Scratch Monkey, an essay about writing the novel, and a second essay about a writer's view of publishing. The novel is set in the distant future, when humans have spread through the galaxy, physically and virtually. We are not alone; we have created a race of AIs, the Superbrights, to administer and expand the virtual side of our presence in the Milky Way. Oshi Adjani works for a Superbright, traveling to worlds where her Boss cannot go, and solving the problems he has set her. One success reveals a secret of the Superbrights, so the Boss forces her into one last, deadly mission, with her freedom as her reward for doing the impossible"--Http://www.amazon.com/Scratch-Monkey-Stross/dp/188677899X/ref=sr_sp-atf_title_1_2?ie=UTF8&qid=1370306586&sr=8-2&keywords=scratch+monkey
The fire gown : a tor.com original by Michael Swanwick( )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A second "Mongolian Wizard" tale from Hugo and Nebula Award-winning author Michael Swanwick ' continuing an epic of magic and deception in an alternate Europe of railroads and sorcery. At the publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management software (DRM) applied
The knight by Gene Wolfe( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man in his teens is transported from our world to a magical realm that contains seven levels of reality. Very quickly transformed by magic into a grown man of heroic proportions, he takes the name Abel and sets out on a quest to find the sword that has been promised to him, a sword he will get from a dragon, the one very special blade that will help him fulfill his life ambition to become a knight and a true hero. Inside, however, Abel remains a boy, and he must grow in every sense to survive the dangers and delights that lie ahead in encounters with giants, elves, wizards, and dragons
The Phantom in the maze by Michael Swanwick( )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

We tamper with time at our peril. A new story in the Mongolian Wizard series
Day of the kraken by Michael Swanwick( )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The third in Hugo and Nebula Award-winning Michael Swanwick's "Mongolian Wizard" series of tales set in an alternate fin de siEcle Europe shot through with sorcery and intrigue. At the publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management software (DRM) applied
Clockwork fairies by Cat Rambo( )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Desiree feels the most at home with her clockwork creations, but Claude worries about all this science and Darwinist nonsense'after all, where do clockwork fairies fall in the Great Chain of Being' At the publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management software (DRM) applied
 
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The sky people
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Real pirates : the untold story of the Whydah from slave ship to pirate shipNanuk, lord of the iceMagellan's worldThe last river : John Wesley Powell & the Colorado River Exploring ExpeditionThe conquering sword of ConanCheyenne Medicine HatSpectrum 17 : the best in contemporary fantastic artAn innocent soldierThe knight
Alternative Names
Gregory Manchess American artist

Gregory Manchess Amerikaans kunstschilder

Languages
English (32)

Polish (1)

French (1)