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Malam, John 1957-

Overview
Works: 568 works in 1,404 publications in 14 languages and 57,841 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Biography  Popular works  Folklore  Encyclopedias  Military history  Dictionaries  Pictorial works  Miscellanea 
Roles: Author, Creator, Bibliographic antecedent, Editor, Writer of accompanying material, Adapter
Classifications: GV35, 567.9
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Publications about John Malam
Publications by John Malam
Most widely held works by John Malam
Mummies by John Malam( Book )
34 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 1,624 libraries worldwide
"Featuring clear pages that allow the reader to glimpse beneath the surface, See-through mummies will show you the secrets, legends, methods, and the exact step-by-step science of the practice of creating ancient mummies ..."
You wouldn't want to be a Roman gladiator : gory things you'd rather not know! by John Malam( Book )
30 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,447 libraries worldwide
A light-hearted introduction to the life and training of a Roman gladiator
Dinosaur by Dougal Dixon( Book )
22 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 1,060 libraries worldwide
Online links take you on location with fossil hunters, scientists, and the people who bring dinosaurs to life
You wouldn't want to be a pirate's prisoner! : horrible things you'd rather not know by John Malam( Book )
13 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,056 libraries worldwide
Looks through the eyes of a fictional captain of a treasure ship sailing in the Spanish main who is about to become a pirate's prisoner
Ancient Greece by John Malam( Book )
8 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 787 libraries worldwide
This look at ancient Greece helps the reader picture how this culture developed thousands of years ago
Dinosaur by John Malam( Book )
9 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 733 libraries worldwide
Presents an illustrated introduction to Tyrannosaurus rex and other prehistoric dinosaurs, and discusses the environment they lived in, how they lived, and possible reasons for their disappearance
Leonardo da Vinci by John Malam( Book )
13 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 722 libraries worldwide
A biography of the Italian Renaissance artist and inventor who was recognized as one of the cleverest men of his time
Library : from ancient scrolls to the World Wide Web by John Malam( Book )
6 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 719 libraries worldwide
Reveals the inner workings of a large public library by examining the various departments and their functions, the equipment used, and the duties of the people who work there
Gladiator : life and death in ancient Rome by John Malam( Book )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 712 libraries worldwide
Describes the history of gladiators and how the practice fit into Roman society for almost 700 years
Gods and goddesses by John Malam( Book )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 658 libraries worldwide
Discusses the important gods and goddesses of ancient Greece and retells some of the myths about them, including Zeus, Hera, Athena, and Hades
Beatrix Potter by John Malam( Book )
9 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 642 libraries worldwide
A brief biography of the British writer best known for her stories about a naughty little rabbit named Peter
Monsters by John Malam( Book )
7 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 630 libraries worldwide
From Cerberus the three-headed dog to Humbaba the humanoid monster of Iraq, learn about the many legends and mysteries surrounding these fascinating creatures
Mummies and the secrets of ancient Egypt by John Malam( Book )
13 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in 5 languages and held by 621 libraries worldwide
Full-color, fun, and crammed with cool facts, DK's Secret Worlds Series takes a fresh look at familiar subjects with brilliant results! Kids ages 9 and up can delve into a wide range of subjects from nature, history, and science for researching school projects, satisfying a curious appetite, or just for the love of reading. Tried-and-tested web sites and a mega-reference section are just two of the innovative features that will keep kids and parents coming back for more. Full-color, fun, and crammed with cool facts, DK's Secret Worlds Series takes a fresh look at familiar subjects with brilliant results! Kids ages 9 and up can delve into a wide range of subjects from nature, history, and science for researching school projects, satisfying a curious appetite, or just for the love of reading. Tried-and-tested web sites and a mega-reference section are just two of the innovative features that will keep kids and parents coming back for more
You wouldn't want to be a mammoth hunter! : dangerous beasts you'd rather not encounter by John Malam( Book )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 615 libraries worldwide
Describes the hazards of human life during the ice age
You wouldn't want to be a ninja warrior! : a secret job that's your destiny by John Malam( Book )
3 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 601 libraries worldwide
Examines the skills needed to become a ninja, including practicing with weapons everyday, listening and not asking questions, and keeping identity secret
How to be a pirate by John Malam( Book )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and Danish and held by 594 libraries worldwide
Learn about faraway, interesting places, meet new people, eat their food, learn the language, and get rich by becoming a pirate. Are you up for the job?
Titanic : shipwrecks and sunken treasure by John Malam( Book )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 571 libraries worldwide
Identifies the most disasterous and memorable shipwrecks in history, such as the Titanic and Lusitania, and includes information about efforts to learn more about them by unearthing the treasures contained on each ship
Fairies by John Malam( Book )
8 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 567 libraries worldwide
An enthralling guide to the fairy world and the incredible tales and legendary encounters associated with fairies
Encyclopedia of dinosaurs and other prehistoric creatures by John Malam( Book )
21 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 561 libraries worldwide
An illustrated guide to the physical characteristics, behaviors, diets, and habitats of dinosaurs
Titanic and other lost ships by John Malam( Book )
9 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and Dutch and held by 557 libraries worldwide
"Describes the historical circumstances that led to ships sinking and being lost, such as the Titanic and the Civil War submarine H.L. Hunley plus the archaeological discoveries that found evidence of and preserved these shipwrecks"--Provided by publisher
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Phillips, Jo, 1957-

Malam, John Philip
Malams, Džons, 1957-
Phillips, Jo, 1957-
マラム, ジョン
Languages
English (161)
Spanish (16)
German (11)
French (11)
Danish (4)
Dutch (4)
Chinese (3)
Polish (3)
Serbian (2)
Finnish (2)
Swedish (1)
Faroese (1)
Korean (1)
Slovenian (1)
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