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Ambrus, Victor G.

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Works: 631 works in 1,750 publications in 8 languages and 52,299 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Folklore  Historical fiction  Sea stories  Fairy tales  Stories, plots, etc  Children's audiobooks  High interest-low vocabulary books 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Creator, Other, Editor, Author of introduction, Translator
Classifications: PZ10.3.S38, FIC
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Black Beauty by Anna Sewell( Book )
35 editions published between 1938 and 2003 in 6 languages and held by 1,211 libraries worldwide
A story told from the horse's point of view about what it was like to be entirely dependent on humans, whether they were kind or cruel
The Iliad by Nick McCarty( Book )
13 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 1,002 libraries worldwide
Retells the events of the war between Greece and the city of Troy, focusing on Achilles' quarrel with Agamemnon. Suggested level: intermediate, junior secondary
The mystery of Stonehenge by Franklyn M Branley( Book )
5 editions published between 1969 and 1972 in English and held by 956 libraries worldwide
Combines the efforts of several modern scientists to explain the ancient mystery of Stonehenge; who built it and why? How was it built and when?
Shakespeare and Macbeth : the story behind the play by Stewart Ross( Book )
5 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 884 libraries worldwide
We are transported to Shakespeare's time and the story is told of how he wrote one of his greatest plays
Tales of King Arthur by James Riordan( Book )
13 editions published between 1982 and 1992 in English and held by 830 libraries worldwide
Twelve of the best-known tales of King Arthur and his knights, retold from Malory's "Morte d'Arthur" and other medieval sources
Santa Claus forever! by Carolyn Haywood( Book )
6 editions published between 1983 and 1988 in English and held by 806 libraries worldwide
After a particularly difficult Christmas Eve, Santa decides to retire, but when he sees his replacement, he changes his mind. Suggested level: junior, primary
Flambards by K. M Peyton( Book )
18 editions published between 1968 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 769 libraries worldwide
A twelve-year-old orphan girl is faced with a radically different way of life when she is sent to live with a crippled tyrannical uncle, who is obsessed with hounds and horses and who expects her and his two sons to follow in his footsteps
Favorite tales from Shakespeare by Bernard Miles( Book )
11 editions published between 1976 and 1988 in English and held by 684 libraries worldwide
Adaptations into story form of five of Shakespeare's plays
Robin Hood, his life and legend by Bernard Miles( Book )
8 editions published between 1979 and 1989 in English and held by 675 libraries worldwide
Chronicles the life and adventures of Robin Hood who, with his band of followers, lived as an outlaw in Sherwood Forest dedicated to fight against tyranny
The three poor tailors by Victor G Ambrus( Book )
16 editions published between 1965 and 1976 in English and held by 672 libraries worldwide
A Hungarian folktale in which three tailors take a trip to town on a nannygoat
A valentine fantasy by Carolyn Haywood( Book )
2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 652 libraries worldwide
A tale of how Valentine's Day came into existence and of how the heart became its symbol
The bushbabies by William Stevenson( Book )
8 editions published between 1965 and 1985 in English and Dutch and held by 623 libraries worldwide
A girl's foolish desire to return her bushbaby to the wild with the help of her father's former assistant, a bushman, is complicated by fire, drought and flood and by the authorities who assume she has been kidnapped
Moby Dick, or, The white whale by Geraldine McCaughrean( Book )
5 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 570 libraries worldwide
A young seaman joins the crew of the whaling ship Pequod, led by the fanatical Captain Ahab in pursuit of the white whale Moby Dick
Tales from the Arabian nights by James Riordan( Book )
18 editions published between 1963 and 1985 in English and held by 566 libraries worldwide
Nine of the tales told by Shaharazad to enchant the cruel sultan and stop him from executing her as he had his other daily wives
Drawing animals by Victor G Ambrus( Book )
25 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in English and Chinese and held by 561 libraries worldwide
A collection of practical tips on how to draw wild and domestic animals, with examples ranging from dogs to ostriches to donkeys
The farthest-away mountain by Lynne Reid Banks( Book )
7 editions published between 1976 and 2004 in English and held by 559 libraries worldwide
A girl embarks on a dangerous adventure to fulfill her three desires: to visit the farthest-away mountain, to meet a gargoyle, and to find a prince for a husband
Eric the Red : the Viking adventurer by Neil Grant( Book )
8 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 524 libraries worldwide
Presents the saga of the Norse explorer who settled Greenland
Sea fever by K. M Peyton( Book )
2 editions published between 1962 and 1963 in English and held by 276 libraries worldwide
After his father is drowned, 15-year-old Matt Pullen must earn money to buy a fishing boat which he needs to earn a living for a family of five
Windfall by K. M Peyton( Book )
4 editions published between 1962 and 1980 in Dutch and English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Hoe gelukkig zou Matt, een 16-jarige visser, die de kost voor een heel gezin moet verdienen, zijn met zijn baantje op de 'Good Fortune' en zijn nieuwe vriendschap, als er niet steeds de toenemende dreiging was van een voor niets terugdeinzende vijand? Een in Engeland omstreeks 1850 spelend verhaal
Battlefield panoramas : from the siege of Troy to D-Day by Victor G Ambrus( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
With a concise text explaining the background to each battlefield panorama, The Victor Ambrus War Book is a joy to browse and will win a place on the shelves of all those who enjoy military history. Beginning with the siege of Troy the many scenes include the following: Caesar's invasion of Britain, The Viking raid on Lindisfarne, Hastings, The Harrowing Of the North, The Battle Of Sedgemoor, Marlborough during the Seven Years War, the storming of the Bastille, Trafalgar, Waterloo, the Franco-Prussian War, Gettysburg, the Horse Artillery in the First World War, and the Normandy Landings
 
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Alternative Names
Ambrus 1935-
Ambrus, Győző László
Ambrus, Gyozo László 1935-
Ambrus, László Gyö̋zö̋ 1935-
Ambrus, V. 1935-
Ambrus, V. G. 1935-
Ambrus, Victor
Ambrus Victor 1935-....
Ambrus, Victor C.
Ambrus, Victor C. 1935-
Ambrus, Victor G.
Ambrus, Victor G 1935-
Ambrus, Viktor G. 1935-
Victor Ambrus Hongaars illustrator
アンブラズ, ビクター・G
ヴィクター・アンブラス
Languages
English (198)
Dutch (5)
Japanese (3)
Swedish (3)
German (2)
Chinese (2)
Polish (2)
Spanish (1)
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