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Dennis, Peter 1950-

Overview
Works: 558 works in 1,085 publications in 9 languages and 29,581 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Satire  History  Biography  Comic books, strips, etc  Graphic novels  Folklore  Voyages, Imaginary  Fantasy fiction 
Roles: Illustrator, Creator, Contributor, Narrator, Editor, Performer
Classifications: PR3724, 823.5
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Publications about Peter Dennis
Publications by Peter Dennis
Most widely held works by Peter Dennis
The Usborne book of explorers by Felicity Everett( Book )
11 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 879 libraries worldwide
Presents information about people who made daring journeys to unknown places from ancient times to the 16th century
Castle at war : the story of a siege by Andrew Langley( Book )
5 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 806 libraries worldwide
Describes, in brief text and illustrations, how the inhabitants of a medieval castle prepared for war and endured a siege
The adventures of King Arthur by Angela S Wilkes( Book )
11 editions published between 1981 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 752 libraries worldwide
By the Middle Ages there were hundreds of stories about King Arthur and his knights. The stories were based on fact, but became folklore in many countries. King Arthur and Sir Lancelot were the heroes of Welsh and German sagas and French romances about chivalry and courtly love
Aztecs : the fall of the Aztec capital by Richard Platt( Book )
8 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 693 libraries worldwide
A brief history of the Aztec Indians including their way of life, religion, and rulers
Alexander the Great : the legend of a warrior king by Peter Chrisp( Book )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 687 libraries worldwide
Follows the history of Alexander the Great and his campaign to conquer the known world, including information on his traveling companions, armies of his time, ships, and food
Treasure island by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )
16 editions published between 1982 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 542 libraries worldwide
While going through the possessions of a deceased guest who owed them money, Jim Hawkins and his innkeeper mother find a treasure map that leads them to a pirate's fortune
Crusades : the struggle for the Holy Lands by Melanie Rice( Book )
9 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 488 libraries worldwide
A history of the Crusades, the series of wars fought by knights to defend Christianity in the Holy Land
Christopher Columbus : explorer of the new world by Peter Chrisp( Book )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 483 libraries worldwide
The life of Renaissance explorer Christopher Columbus is examined in this book that traces his historic voyage in 1492, with his fleet made up of the ships "Pinta, Nina", and the "Santa Maria", and how he discovered a "New World". Full-color illustrations
Castle by Peter Dennis( Book )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 460 libraries worldwide
Provides a look at the changes to a site in Europe that begins as a farming camp and evolves over thousands of years into a huge castle that is destroyed and rebuilt several times
Thomas Edison : the great inventor by Caryn Jenner( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 441 libraries worldwide
This book introduces Thomas Edison and some of his most important inventions and explains how he changed the way we live
Horror of the heights by Anthony Masters( Book )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 396 libraries worldwide
Dean Lambert suffers from a fear of heights--a big deal if your brother is a diving champion and your father runs the Wave Crest Health Club. Someone is out to sabotage the diving board that Dean fears. He needs to expose the saboteur for everyone's sake
How to draw maps and charts by Pam Beasant( Book )
6 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in English and Chinese and held by 390 libraries worldwide
Projects range from accurately-scaled maps of an existing area to fantasy maps, such as a pirate treasure map. Shows how to draw pictures that look professional. Gives helpful suggestions for materials to use, as well as simple step-by-step examples and techniques
Deserts by Angela S Wilkes( Book )
6 editions published between 1980 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 382 libraries worldwide
A visual introduction to deserts for children. Presents landscapes of the world's driest and hottest places, tells about the strange plants and animals surviving for years without rain, and shows how people live in the desert
Castles by Sean Sheehan( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 379 libraries worldwide
Explores medieval castles, how they were constructed, how they were protected, who worked them, and the nobles who lived in them
Gulliver's travels by Jonathan Swift( Book )
8 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 377 libraries worldwide
Gulliver sets off on the adventure of a lifetime - and meets miniature people, civil war and a price upon his head. Will he make it back in one piece?
Seas and oceans by Felicity Brooks( Book )
8 editions published between 1993 and 2002 in English and Turkish and held by 371 libraries worldwide
This book looks at the ocean environment, explaining how oceans form, the cause of waves, tides and currents, and more
The haunted surfboard by Anthony Masters( Book )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 363 libraries worldwide
The only good thing about Jack's new school is that it is near the ocean and he loves to surf. Then Jack meets Peter Stafford, a daredevil surfer who insists on risking his life every time he enters the water
Roman myths by Anthony Masters( Book )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 342 libraries worldwide
Retellings of ten Roman myths chronicling the exploits and adventures of Romulus and Remus, Cupid and Psyche, and others
Warfare and weapons by Christopher Gravett( Book )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 325 libraries worldwide
Explores the development of weapons and methods of warfare during the medieval period
Jungles by Angela S Wilkes( Book )
7 editions published between 1980 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 323 libraries worldwide
An introduction to tropical rain forests for children. Discusses the wealth of wildlife that jungles shelter and about the people who live there. Explores the Amazon and tells why the future of the jungle is threatened
 
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Alternative Names
Dennis, Peter
Peter Dennis 1950-
Languages
English (94)
French (8)
Spanish (6)
Turkish (5)
Italian (2)
Frisian (2)
German (1)
Chinese (1)
Serbian (1)
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