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Maestro, Giulio

Overview
Works: 201 works in 481 publications in 6 languages and 75,779 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Terms and phrases  Fiction  Humor 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Book designer
Classifications: E101, 917.041
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Publications about Giulio Maestro
Publications by Giulio Maestro
Most widely held works by Giulio Maestro
The discovery of the Americas by Betsy Maestro( Book )
21 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 2,364 libraries worldwide
Discusses both hypothetical and historical voyages of discovery to America by the Phoenicians, Saint Brendan of Ireland, the Vikings, and such later European navigators as Columbus, Cabot, and Magellan
A more perfect union : the story of our Constitution by Betsy Maestro( Book )
3 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in English and held by 1,959 libraries worldwide
Describes how the Constitution was drafted and ratified
How do apples grow? by Betsy Maestro( Book )
7 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 1,568 libraries worldwide
Describes the life cycle of an apple from its initial appearance as a spring bud to that point in time when it becomes a fully ripe fruit
The story of the Statue of Liberty by Betsy Maestro( Book )
6 editions published between 1986 and 1989 in English and held by 1,506 libraries worldwide
Describes the creation of the huge statue given by France to the United States and its erection in New York Harbor as a symbol of liberty
The story of money by Betsy Maestro( Book )
9 editions published between 1993 and 1997 in English and held by 1,490 libraries worldwide
A history of money, beginning with the barter system in ancient times, to the first use of coins and paper money, to the development of modern monetary systems
Tornado alert by Franklyn Mansfield Branley( Book )
4 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 1,451 libraries worldwide
Describes the origin and nature of tornadoes and how to stay safe when threatened by one of these dangerous storms
The story of clocks and calendars : marking a millennium by Betsy Maestro( Book )
7 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and held by 1,386 libraries worldwide
Provides an overview of how we have measured time using calendars and clocks, beginning with prehistoric calendar sticks and stone structures, and continuing through to today's ultra-precise atomic clocks. Looks at the Julian and Gregorian calendars, as well as the Jewish, Muslim, and traditional Chinese calendars. Discusses how science, history, and societal differences have influenced the calendar. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
The new Americans : Colonial times, 1620-1689 by Betsy Maestro( Book )
7 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 1,240 libraries worldwide
Traces the competition among the American Indians, French, English, Spanish, and Dutch for land, furs, timber, and other resources of North America
More science experiments you can eat by Vicki Cobb( Book )
10 editions published between 1979 and 1995 in English and Japanese and held by 1,208 libraries worldwide
Experiments with food demonstrate various scientific principles and produce eatable results. Includes beef jerkey, cottage cheese, synthetic cola, and pudding
In a pickle, and other funny idioms by Marvin Terban( Book )
4 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in English and held by 1,164 libraries worldwide
Thirty common English phrases, such as "a chip off the old block" and "cry over spilled milk" are illustrated and explained
Eight ate : a feast of homonym riddles by Marvin Terban( Book )
3 editions published between 1982 and 2007 in English and held by 1,160 libraries worldwide
A collection of original riddles, each using a homonym as the answer : bizarre-bazaar, knight-night, and similar pairs of words
What do you hear when cows sing? : and other silly riddles by Marco Maestro( Book )
4 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 1,105 libraries worldwide
When cows sing, you hear moosic, and lots of other silly riddles
Sunshine makes the seasons by Franklyn Mansfield Branley( Book )
10 editions published between 1985 and 1995 in English and held by 1,099 libraries worldwide
Describes how sunshine and the tilt of the earth's axis are responsible for the changing seasons
Comets by Franklyn Mansfield Branley( Book )
5 editions published between 1984 and 1987 in English and held by 1,088 libraries worldwide
Explains what comets are, how they are formed, and how their unusual orbits bring them into earth's view at predictable intervals, with a special focus on Halley's comet
Big city port by Betsy Maestro( Book )
10 editions published between 1980 and 1996 in English and Dutch and held by 1,074 libraries worldwide
Text and illustrations describe the unceasing activity at a busy seaport, including various ships coming and going, and cargo moved by big machines
Two good friends by Judy Delton( Book )
6 editions published between 1974 and 1986 in English and held by 1,072 libraries worldwide
Ducks has an immaculate house but doesn't like to cook. Bear likes to cook but has a messy house. So the two friends share their talents
Mad as a wet hen! : and other funny idioms by Marvin Terban( Book )
5 editions published between 1987 and 2007 in English and held by 1,042 libraries worldwide
Illustrates and explains over 100 common English idioms, in categories including animals, body parts, and colors
Ferryboat by Betsy Maestro( Book )
2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 1,036 libraries worldwide
A family crosses a river on a ferryboat and observes how the ferry operates
Geese find the missing piece : school time riddle rhymes by Marco Maestro( Book )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 1,011 libraries worldwide
Rhyming riddles answer questions about a variety of animals at school
The story of religion by Betsy Maestro( Book )
3 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in English and held by 999 libraries worldwide
Discusses various religions found throughout the world and covers religious personalities, histories, sacred texts, and basic beliefs
 
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Alternative Names
マエストロ, グィリオ
マエストロ, ジュリオ
Languages
English (122)
Spanish (5)
Japanese (1)
Chinese (1)
Persian (1)
Dutch (1)
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