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Fleming, Fergus 1959-

Overview
Works: 81 works in 216 publications in 4 languages and 10,020 library holdings
Genres: History  Juvenile works  Biography  Humor 
Roles: Editor, Compiler, Author of introduction
Classifications: G80, 910.941
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Fergus Fleming
Publications by Fergus Fleming
Most widely held works by Fergus Fleming
Barrow's boys by Fergus Fleming( Book )
19 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 1,303 libraries worldwide
Recounts the breathtaking story of Britain's nineteenth-century program of expeditions to the Arctic, the heart of Africa, and Antarctica
Ninety degrees North : the quest for the North Pole by Fergus Fleming( Book )
14 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and Italian and held by 1,000 libraries worldwide
The author details the incredible journey to the North Pole by a group of intrepid explorers who survived starvation, sickness, and a shipwreck to reach their goal
Heroes of the dawn : Celtic myth by Fergus Fleming( Book )
3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 789 libraries worldwide
Enter the Celtic world of gods, goddesses, & the cosmos, where King Arthur pulled a sword from a stone. Here, with maps & historical overviews, are some of the most powerful & unforgettable Celtic stories ever told. A dramatic series that captures, culture by culture, the information that never makes it into the history books: strange stories, mystic rites, angry gods, vision quests
The way to eternity : Egyptian myth by Fergus Fleming( Book )
3 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 747 libraries worldwide
Examines ancient Egyptian myths about the physical world and life after death and places them in their cultural context
Killing dragons : the conquest of the Alps by Fergus Fleming( Book )
11 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 690 libraries worldwide
Presents true stories of the men and women who scaled the beautiful and dangerous Alps from the mid-nineteenth century to the present
Off the map : tales of endurance and exploration by Fergus Fleming( Book )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 687 libraries worldwide
Some of the most extreme adventures man has ever endured. Each tale describes the exploits in vigorous and evocative prose giving individual stories a vitality that they might lack if told at greater length. A fascinating testament to the achievement of explorers and will entertain even the most weathered of arm-chair adventurers
The sword and the cross : two men and an empire of sand by Fergus Fleming( Book )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 444 libraries worldwide
The explorer's eye : first-hand accounts of adventure and exploration ( Book )
7 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 405 libraries worldwide
They were a mixed bunch but, whatever their training or background, they provided a vivid portrait of the unknown. In the early days they drew their own pictures, later they were equipped with draughtsmen, later still they carried cameras, and ultimately they were accompanied by film crews
Voices of the ancestors : African myth by Tony Allan( Book )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 336 libraries worldwide
A dramatic series that captures, culture by culture, the information that never makes it into the history books: strange stories, mystic rites, angry gods, vision quests
The Cuban Missile Crisis : to the brink of World War III by Fergus Fleming( Book )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 335 libraries worldwide
Examines the events preceding, during, and after the confrontation between the United States and Cuba over the presence of Soviet missiles there
Tales of real spies by Fergus Fleming( Book )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and held by 299 libraries worldwide
Describes important spy missions and profiles key individuals in the world of intelligence gathering
The Greek gazette by Fergus Fleming( Book )
3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 284 libraries worldwide
A humorous tabloid-style summary of the news from Ancient Greece
The Medieval Messenger by Fergus Fleming( Book )
4 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 276 libraries worldwide
"Watch out for the castle-storming, turnip-chewing, serf-stomping, mead-guzzling, head rolling Messenger!" The Sunday Serf
True spy stories by Paul Dowswell( Book )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and Indonesian and held by 264 libraries worldwide
Collects ten stories of spies and espionage, with nine centered on Europe and one dealing with the United States. What are real spies like? Some, like the beautiful Mata Hari, are every bit as glamorous as famous fictional agents such as James Bond. But, as you'll see in this intriguing collection of spy stories, spies usually live shadowy double lives, risking imprisonment, torture and execution for a chance to change history
The sword and the cross by Fergus Fleming( Book )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and German and held by 229 libraries worldwide
The Viking invader by Fergus Fleming( Book )
3 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 203 libraries worldwide
A humorous tabloid-style summary of the news about and for the Vikings
Cassell's tales of endurance by Fergus Fleming( Book )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 183 libraries worldwide
The 40 gripping accounts of the most amazing feats in the history of exploration are divided into three sections - The Age of Reconnaissance, The Age of Inquiry and the Age of Endeavour. Each section is prefaced by an essay introducing key aspects of the age in question and identifying themes that are developed in greater detail in the stories that follow
Spies by Paul Dowswell( Book )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 159 libraries worldwide
What are real spies like? Some, like beautiful Mata Hari, are every bit as glamorous as famous fictional agents such as James Bond. But, as you'll see, spies often live shadowy double lives, risking imprisonment, torture and execution for a chance to change history
The Stone Age Sentinel by Fergus Fleming( Book )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and held by 159 libraries worldwide
A tabloid-style summary of the "news" from the stone age
African myths and beliefs by Tony Allan( Book )
4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 151 libraries worldwide
Examines the myths and beliefs of Sub-Saharan Africa
 
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Alternative Names
Fleming, Fergus Hermon Robert
フレミング, ファーガス
Languages
English (109)
Italian (3)
Indonesian (1)
German (1)
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