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Woodcock, John 1924-

Overview
Works: 43 works in 153 publications in 6 languages and 3,730 library holdings
Genres: Maps  Juvenile works  Encyclopedias  History  Pictorial works  Atlases  Illustrations  Dictionaries 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Cartographer
Classifications: G1034, 911
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Publications about John Woodcock
Publications by John Woodcock
Most widely held works by John Woodcock
The Penguin atlas of medieval history by Colin McEvedy( Map )
46 editions published between 1961 and 1985 in English and held by 1,263 libraries worldwide
Archaeological atlas of the world by David Whitehouse( Map )
18 editions published between 1973 and 1976 in English and German and held by 1,173 libraries worldwide
The Penguin atlas of ancient history by Colin McEvedy( Map )
30 editions published between 1967 and 1983 in English and held by 388 libraries worldwide
Covers time period of 50,000 B.C. to 326 A.D
Birds by Gillian Doherty( Book )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 211 libraries worldwide
Text, illustrations, and activities explore various aspects of the world of birds, including their physical structure, habitats, and behavior
Astronomy by Rachel Firth( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 129 libraries worldwide
Introduces concepts and provides basic information on formal and backyard astronomy, with simplified star maps for both hemispheres
Mijn eerste encyclopedie van het menselijk lichaam by Fiona Chandler( Book )
3 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 87 libraries worldwide
Simple, easy-to-read text and lively, detailed illustrations introduce the basic concepts of how the human body works to young readers -- Back cover
The Usborne introduction to archaeology : Internet-linked by Abigail Wheatley( Book )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in Polish and English and held by 84 libraries worldwide
Takes a look at the world of archaeology and explores some of the world's most famous archaeological sites. Contains descriptions of websites specially chosen to take the reader further into the subject in an entertaining and informative way
Snakes by Rachel Firth( Book )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 79 libraries worldwide
Find out how snakes move, hunt, eat, mate. Find out about the fastest and most venomous snakes. Includes Internet link for further information
Diccionario visual Altea de las plantas ( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in Spanish and held by 67 libraries worldwide
Text and labeled illustrations depict a variety of plants and their parts, including woody, flowering, desert, and tropical plants
The Kingfisher first picture atlas by Antony Mason( Book )
3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 51 libraries worldwide
A book of formal scripts by John Woodcock( Book )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 38 libraries worldwide
Written by professional scribes, this book is aimed at both amateur and professional calligraphers who wish further guidance in extending and perfecting their repertoire. It breaks down the alphabets into two basic courses of study: first, those acknowledged as "common currency," the real foundation alphabets that all scribes acknowledge as "basic"; and second, examples that are more "exotic" (and often more demanding), uncials, gothics, rustics, and copperplate scripts
A visitor's guide to ancient Egypt by Lesley Sims( Book )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in French and English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
Traveling back to the reign of Ramesses II from c. 1289 to 1224 B.C., this guide includes a cruise down the Nile to the Valley of the Kings; a visit to the Great Pyramids at Gizah; historical background on mummification, Egyptian fashions, and hieroglyphics; and more
Les dinosaures by Rachel Firth( Book )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in French and held by 18 libraries worldwide
Illustrations and photographs of life-size models give young readers a view of prehistoric times. Includes many species, from the Tyrannosaurus Rex, plant eaters, sea creatures and flying reptiles to the fastest, tallest and strongest dinosaurs discovered so far. Usborne-recommended Web sites suggested throughout
The book of Ruth ( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
A visitor's guide to ancient Rome by Lesley Sims( Book )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
Traveling back to the height of the Roman Empire in 118 A.D., this guide includes sightseeing suggestions; ideas for trips out of Rome with a map of the city; and historical background on religion, fashion, schools, and the army
Llyfr Ruth ( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in Welsh and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Atlas archéologique universel by David Whitehouse( Map )
2 editions published in 1978 in French and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Introduction à l'archéologie : avec liens Internet by Abigail Wheatley( Book )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in French and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Une introduction à l'archéologie, abondamment illustrée de photographies, schémas et dessins. L'ouvrage propose un survol des sites archéologiques les plus célèbres des cinq continents ainsi que du travail d'archéologue, des méthodes de recherche, de datation, de conservation et de reconstitution du passé. Une chronologie décrivant les grandes découvertes et progrès ayant marqué l'histoire de l'archéologie, un glossaire ainsi qu'une multitude de liens Internet accessibles via le site de l'éditeur complètent le tout. [SDM]
Architectures du monde = World architecture ( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in French and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Des planches d'une qualité exceptionnelle oú les (nombreux) termes sont écrits en français et en anglais. Un index français complète le tout. Des images et mille mots
The eyewitness atlas of the world by Inc Dorling Kindersley( Map )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Three-dimensional maps created from computerized terrain model of the globe, including physical maps, some large scale maps, diagrams, and photographs of the world
 
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Alternative Names
Vudkoks, Džons 1924-
Woodcock, John
Languages
English (108)
French (10)
German (5)
Welsh (1)
Polish (1)
Spanish (1)
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