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Stewart, David 1954-

Overview
Works: 54 works in 146 publications in 8 languages and 9,840 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Biography  Naval history  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Board books  Pictorial works  Stories without words  Miscellanea 
Roles: Author, Producer, Director, Creator
Classifications: DT62.M7, 932
Publication Timeline
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Publications about David Stewart
Publications by David Stewart
Most widely held works by David Stewart
You wouldn't want to be an Egyptian mummy! : disgusting things you'd rather not know by David Stewart( Book )
29 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,606 libraries worldwide
A light-hearted approach to the process of mummification in ancient Egypt
You wouldn't want to sail on the Titanic! : one voyage you'd rather not make by David Stewart( Book )
18 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,234 libraries worldwide
Do you think life as a Roman gladiator was romantic and exciting? Think again! This delightful new series brings something unusual to the study of history: humor. You Wouldn't Want to ... revels in the gory, dark, horrific side of life in ancient times. The reader is on center stage, as he or she gets a tour through life as a slave, warrior, exlporer-even a mummy! Hilarious illustrations, captions, and sidebars leave no doubt that you simply wouldn't want to be there. This series is a fabulous tool for reluctant readers
You wouldn't want to be Tutankhamen! : a mummy who really got meddled with by David Stewart( Book )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 643 libraries worldwide
A fun look at life in ancient Egypt and the pharaoh, Tut
You wouldn't want to be a Roman soldier! : barbarians you'd rather not meet by David Stewart( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 638 libraries worldwide
Discover how tough life was in the Roman army
You wouldn't want to explore with Sir Francis Drake! : a pirate you'd rather not know by David Stewart( Book )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 584 libraries worldwide
An addition to a humorous series looks at the darker side of exploring the world with Sir Francis Drake--a dangerous voyage that would last for three long years
The incredible human journey by Alice M Roberts( visu )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 529 libraries worldwide
"How did we get here? ...Using the evidence from genetics, fossils, archaeology and climatology, Dr. Alice Roberts uncovers five epic routes our ancestors took across the globe and the obstacles and brutal challenges they encountered along the way. It reveals how our family tree grew and spread out across the world, producing all the variety we see in the human species today -- but despite all that diversity, Dr. Roberts reveals how astonishingly closely related we all are." -- Container
Dinosaurs by David Stewart( Book )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 501 libraries worldwide
This overview of dinosaurs is enhanced with acetate pages that allow seeing different views of some scenes
From tadpole to frog by David Stewart( Book )
7 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in English and held by 461 libraries worldwide
Large illustrations and simple text present the lifecycle of a tadpole to a frog
Top 10 worst creepy Egyptian mummies by David Stewart( Book )
6 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 394 libraries worldwide
This volume lists ten mummies from ancient Egypt, each of which has something "creepy" about it
Seasons by David Stewart( Book )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 335 libraries worldwide
An introduction to the causes and effects of the different seasons of the year
Pond life by David Stewart( Book )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 327 libraries worldwide
A simple introduction to the life and life cycles of pond animals throughout the year
How a tadpole grows into a frog by David Stewart( Book )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and Chinese and held by 325 libraries worldwide
Describes the life cycle of tadpoles and how they eventually become frogs
Brain power : what's the big idea? : 2,400,000 years of inventions by David Stewart( Book )
7 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 262 libraries worldwide
Describes some of the most important inventions from the Stone Age to the early twenty-first century, including roads, eyeglasses, sandwiches, undersea cables, automobiles, and portable phones. Organization is by historical periods. Boys and girls with inquisitive minds will open this book and feast on the wealth of information and ideas connected with the long history of human inventions. It's a lighthearted, color-illustrated approach to human technology, starting with the discovery and control of fire some 750,000 years ago and progressing to the space vehicles, cell phones, and digital equipment of today. Kids might be surprised to learn that the first lighthouse dates back to 285 B.C., and stood off the coast of Alexandria in Egypt. They'll also learn about the origin of paper in China, nearly 2,000 years ago, the first European use of gunpowder in the fourteenth century, the development of the telescope in the sixteenth century by Galileo and others, the 1783 first manned balloon flight, accomplished in France by the Montgolfier Brothers, the invention of the airplane by the Wright Brothers, the origins of telephone, and later, of radio communication in the late nineteenth and early twentieth century, and much more. Young readers will also find thumbnail sketches of important inventors and thinkers, such men and women as Leonardo da Vinci, Isaac Newton, Marie Curie, Henry Ford, the Francis Crick-James Watson DNA-discovery team, and Microsoft's Bill Gates, who made computer technology a part of everyday life. This fascinating volume features color illustrations on every page plus a glossary and index
Inside ancient Rome by David Stewart( Book )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 219 libraries worldwide
Animal builders by David Stewart( Book )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 208 libraries worldwide
Describes the processes used by five kinds of animals in building their shelters: a wasps' nest, weaverbird nest, woodpecker nest, beaver lodge, and badger sett
Trains by David Stewart( Book )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 175 libraries worldwide
Black and white illustrations depict different types of trains
Animals by David Stewart( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 175 libraries worldwide
Presents black and white silhouettes of animals and images of animals arranged in patterns to depict other animals, including horses, deer, sea lions, cats, and rabbits
Cars and Trucks by David Stewart( Book )
2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 153 libraries worldwide
Black and white high contrast illustrations depict different types of cars and trucks
Avoid sailing on the Titanic! by David Stewart( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 152 libraries worldwide
Toys by David Stewart( Book )
1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 141 libraries worldwide
Black and white high contrast illustrations depict different types of toys
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Salariya, David

Stewart, David Evelyn 1954-
Languages
English (90)
German (4)
French (4)
Polish (2)
Spanish (2)
Chinese (1)
Hungarian (1)
Elamite (1)
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