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Caselli, Giovanni 1939-

Overview
Works: 209 works in 602 publications in 10 languages and 19,550 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Biography  Church history  Pictorial works  Atlases 
Roles: Illustrator, Editor, Collaborator, Artist
Classifications: BL782, 930
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Publications about Giovanni Caselli
Publications by Giovanni Caselli
Most widely held works by Giovanni Caselli
Gods, men & monsters from the Greek myths by Michael Gibson( Book )
21 editions published between 1977 and 2001 in Spanish and English and held by 1,558 libraries worldwide
A collection of myths relating the exploits and adventures of the gods and heroes of ancient Greece
Gods & heroes from Viking mythology by Brian Branston( Book )
22 editions published between 1968 and 1994 in 5 languages and held by 1,377 libraries worldwide
A collection of myths about Thor, Balder, King Gylfi, and other Nordic gods and goddesses
The renaissance and the new world by Giovanni Caselli( Book )
13 editions published between 1985 and 1998 in English and Spanish and held by 1,135 libraries worldwide
Presents, in text and illustrations, a range of people whose way of life reveals various aspects of the society developing in Europe and America from the fifteenth through the eighteenth centuries
The Middle Ages by Giovanni Caselli( Book )
8 editions published between 1988 and 1998 in English and held by 1,108 libraries worldwide
Examines daily life in the Middle Ages, covering such aspects as chivalry, the great cathedrals, medieval technology, country life, and pilgrimages
The Roman Empire and the Dark Ages by Giovanni Caselli( Book )
8 editions published between 1981 and 1998 in English and held by 1,062 libraries worldwide
Traces the history of the Roman Empire and the Dark Ages which followed through a description of common objects, tools, clothes, dwellings, food, and day-to-day activities of the people in both the cities and in the country
The first civilizations by Giovanni Caselli( Book )
6 editions published between 1983 and 1998 in English and held by 1,019 libraries worldwide
Traces the early history of civilization from the first toolmakers of four million years ago through the Greeks of the fifth century B.C
Wonders of the world by Giovanni Caselli( Book )
16 editions published between 1988 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 716 libraries worldwide
Describes the construction of each of the Seven Wonders of the World and relates them to similar structures in ancient and modern times
Egyptian myths by Jacqueline Morley( Book )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 709 libraries worldwide
Presents an illustrated collections of myths about the ancient Egyptians
In search of Tutankhamun : the discovery of a king's tomb by Giovanni Caselli( Book )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 666 libraries worldwide
Describes the discovery of the tomb of the Egyptian king Tutankhamun and what it revealed about everyday life in his time
A closer look at prehistoric mammals by Elizabeth Strachan( Book )
5 editions published between 1976 and 1985 in English and held by 647 libraries worldwide
Explains the coming of the age of mammals and how it reached its height three million years ago with the arrival of humans
Life through the ages by Giovanni Caselli( Book )
11 editions published between 1987 and 1992 in English and held by 632 libraries worldwide
Presents in brief text and illustrations an overview of western history from prehistory to the present day
Greek myths by Jacqueline Morley( Book )
4 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and Hebrew and held by 608 libraries worldwide
An illustrated collection of twenty Greek myths including "Prometheus and Pandora," "Theseus and the Minotaur," "Meleager and the blazing logs," and "The story of Phaeton."
The body : and how it works by Steve Parker( Book )
24 editions published between 1987 and 1998 in 6 languages and held by 592 libraries worldwide
Examines the systems and parts of the human body and how they work, including the skin, blood, bones, lungs, and heart
In search of Troy : one man's quest for Homer's fabled city by Giovanni Caselli( Book )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 572 libraries worldwide
Discusses the efforts of Heinrich Schliemann to uncover the ancient city of Troy and what his archeological finds revealed about life in this legendary location
In search of Pompeii : uncovering a buried Roman city by Giovanni Caselli( Book )
4 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 524 libraries worldwide
Describes the discovery and excavation of the ruins of the ancient city of Pompeii, buried by the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 A.D., and what has been learned about life there
A Roman soldier by Giovanni Caselli( Book )
3 editions published between 1986 and 1992 in English and held by 395 libraries worldwide
Presents the story of a young auxiliary soldier at a fortress on Hadrian's Wall, depicting life in the Roman Army in the third century A.D
In search of Knossos : the quest for the Minotaur's labyrinth by Giovanni Caselli( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 373 libraries worldwide
Describes the discovery and excavation of Knossos by the archaeologist Sir Arthur Evans and what the site revealed about the Minoan civilization that flourished on the island of Crete from about 3000 to 1150 B.C
A medieval monk by Giovanni Caselli( Book )
2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 329 libraries worldwide
Describes a year in the life of the monks living in the great monastery of Cluny in medieval France, as seen through the eyes of a young boy who has just joined the monastic order
A Viking settler by Giovanni Caselli( Book )
6 editions published between 1986 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 313 libraries worldwide
Observes a young Viking boy who lives on a farm in Denmark around 900 A.D. while his father sails on trading expeditions, until the entire family moves to a new settlement in England. Includes illustrations of tools and equipment they might have used in their daily lives
An Egyptian craftsman by Giovanni Caselli( Book )
3 editions published between 1986 and 1991 in English and held by 299 libraries worldwide
Presents a story depicting life in Egypt more than 1000 years before Christ, focusing on the family of a scribe
 
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Alternative Names
Caselli, G. (Giovanni), 1939-
Giovanni Caselli
Kaseli, Džovani, 1939-
カセッリ, ジョヴァンニ
カセリ, ジョバンニ
Languages
English (121)
Spanish (27)
French (8)
Dutch (5)
Polish (4)
German (1)
Danish (1)
Portuguese (1)
Hebrew (1)
Slovenian (1)
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