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Steele, Philip 1948-

Overview
Works: 613 works in 1,483 publications in 10 languages and 69,644 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Biography  Picture books  Miscellanea 
Roles: Collaborator, Editor, Other
Classifications: DF77, 932
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Publications about Philip Steele
Publications by Philip Steele
Most widely held works by Philip Steele
The Greek news by Anton Powell( Book )
23 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 1,563 libraries worldwide
Presents a "special edition" of a Greek newspaper which spans the years 1500 to 146 B.C. and contains articles about history, politics, feasts, fashions, theater, gods, and wars
Pirates by Philip Steele( Book )
19 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,197 libraries worldwide
Discusses when and where pirates typically lived and what their activities were
Castles by Philip Steele( Book )
4 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in English and held by 1,183 libraries worldwide
Tells how castles were built and takes the reader on a tour of a castle
The Aztec news by Philip Steele( Book )
15 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,176 libraries worldwide
A collection of news stories celebrating 200 years of Aztec culture
I wonder why pyramids were built? and other questions about ancient Egypt by Philip Steele( Book )
17 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in English and held by 1,171 libraries worldwide
Questions and answers about how people lived and worked in ancient Egypt
I wonder why castles had moats and other questions about long ago by Philip Steele( Book )
14 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 994 libraries worldwide
Presents questions and answers about the Middle Ages, kings and queens, armor, clothing, food, baths, books, boats, and art
The best book of mummies by Philip Steele( Book )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and Ukrainian and held by 978 libraries worldwide
Illustrates the ancient burial tombs of the Valley of the Kings, the rituals that prepared the dead, and the robbers who raided the tombs
Scholastic atlas of the world by Philip Steele( Map )
11 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 907 libraries worldwide
Over 80 maps, hundreds of color photographs, and thousands of statistics to enrich and expand a child's knowledge of geography. The culture and geography of each country are explored through essays and photos. Ages 8 and older
Wonders of the world by Philip Steele( Book )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 870 libraries worldwide
Describes the greatest statues and structures from ancient times to the modern world, including the Hanging Gardens of Babylon, the Taj Mahal, and the Three Gorges Dam in China
Clothes and crafts in Roman times by Philip Steele( Book )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and held by 816 libraries worldwide
Describes clothes and crafts throughout the Roman Empire, from the founding of Rome through the collapse of the Empire, discussing the daily lives of the people, their technological skills, and the social and economic systems
The Middle East by Philip Steele( Book )
6 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 815 libraries worldwide
Captures the traditions and diversity of Middle Eastern countries, which dominate global news and politics, and explores such themes as religion, resources, and current affairs to unravel the historical and sociological mysteries of this vast region
Galileo : the genius who faced the Inquisition by Philip Steele( Book )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 803 libraries worldwide
Discusses the childhood, education, interests, and inventions of Galileo, as well as how his studies led to conflict with the Catholic church
Eyewitness Mesopotamia by Philip Steele( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 802 libraries worldwide
Full-color illustrated photographs describe the history, culture, and people of Ancient Mesopotamia. Includes Mesopotamia clip-art CD-ROM and wall chart
Food & feasts in ancient Rome by Philip Steele( Book )
4 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 798 libraries worldwide
"A social history of life in ancient Rome, explaining why certain foods were eaten and how they were eaten. Includes information about the events that brought about special celebrations, and how these celebrations can be re-created today."
Clothes and crafts in ancient Greece by Philip Steele( Book )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 784 libraries worldwide
Describes clothes, crafts, and festivals of the ancient Greeks, including the Minoans and Mycenaens, and the empire of Alexander the Great, discussing the people's daily lives, their skills, and their development of democracy
Step into-- ancient Egypt by Philip Steele( Book )
9 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 772 libraries worldwide
Examines the history, traditions, daily life, and culture of ancient Egypt
Clothes and crafts in Victorian times by Philip Steele( Book )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and held by 765 libraries worldwide
Explains the variety of materials and skills that craft workers used in Victorian times to produce clothes, jewelry, and other items
Sharks and other creatures of the deep by Philip Steele( Book )
13 editions published between 1990 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 745 libraries worldwide
Introduces, in brief text and illustrations, the characteristics of unusual and, often predatory, fish and other creatures that live in or near the ocean
I wonder why countries fly flags, and other questions about people and places by Philip Steele( Book )
11 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and held by 727 libraries worldwide
Answers questions about people, places, and things including, "Where do elephants glow in the dark?" and "Where does chocolate grow on trees?"
Eyewitness treasure by Philip Steele( Book )
4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 697 libraries worldwide
Be an eyewitness to the exciting search for precious artifacts, hidden or lost through the centures and rediscovered by archaeologists and treasure hunters
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Bundey, Nikki, 1948-

Steele, Philip N.
Steele, Philip N., 1948-
Steele, Philip Nicholas.
Steele, Philip Nicholas, 1948-
Steele, Philip Nicholas 1948- Vollstaendiger Name
Stīl, Fīlīb, 1948-
فيليب ستيل، 1948-
スティール, フィリップ
Languages
English (165)
German (3)
French (2)
Portuguese (2)
Spanish (2)
Danish (1)
Ukrainian (1)
Polish (1)
Slovenian (1)
Czech (1)
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