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Brook, Henry

Overview
Works: 68 works in 203 publications in 3 languages and 5,981 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Sea stories  Psychological fiction  Juvenile works  Action and adventure fiction  Sea fiction  Allegories  Adventure stories  History  Epic fiction 
Roles: Author, Adapter
Classifications: PS2384, 813.3
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Publications about Henry Brook
Publications by Henry Brook
Most widely held works by Henry Brook
The Usborne introduction to the First World War by Ruth Brocklehurst( Book )
4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 506 libraries worldwide
This book outlines how the First World War affected every corner of the globe, provoked revolutions, developed new weapons, and changed the political map of Europe forever
True stories of D-Day by Henry Brook( Book )
9 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and Swedish and held by 475 libraries worldwide
Read D-Day stories from tank commanders to paratroopers, to commando raiders to French Resistance fighters
Fighter planes by Henry Brook( Book )
4 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in English and held by 339 libraries worldwide
Traces the history of fighter planes from the dogfights of World War I to the missions flown by modern stealth fighters
Tanks by Henry Brook( Book )
6 editions published between 2011 and 2017 in English and Danish and held by 330 libraries worldwide
Presents infomation on tanks, including the history of their development, what a tank crew does, and what tanks of the future may look like
Special forces by Henry Brook( Book )
5 editions published between 2013 and 2017 in English and Danish and held by 254 libraries worldwide
"Who were the original Commandos? How do ordinary soldiers become Special Forces? How do troops communicate without speaking? What's the difference between HALO and HAHO? Meet the best of the best, the elite soldiers who have been through the toughest training on earth, ready to take on missions in any climate, against any enemy with no fear"--Back cover
Warships by Henry Brook( Book )
2 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in English and held by 253 libraries worldwide
This title covers a vast range of warships from ancient triremes to present day destroyers, aircraft carriers and stealth corvettes. Cutaway illustrations reveal the inner workings of warship engines and weaponry
Drones by Henry Brook( Book )
5 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and Danish and held by 227 libraries worldwide
"Where can drones fly that no human would dare? Why do engineers turn to nature to design new flying machines? Could a drone space rover reveal the secrets of distant planets? How can a fire rescue drone save lives? Fast, agile and cheap to build, drones offer all the benefits of flight with no risk to any pilot. Already vital tools for the world's armed forces, drones in our towns and cities could transform the way we live, work, and play." -- Back cover
True sea stories by Henry Brook( Book )
5 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 220 libraries worldwide
Ten true stories of maritime adventure, disaster, and recovery. The sea has always been a place of mystery, discovery and fear. For thousands of years it has tested those people daring enough to sail out into its vastness. From shipwrecks to submarine attacks, these ten adventure stories explore the incredible allure of the world's oceans
True stories of the Blitz by Henry Brook( Book )
5 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 173 libraries worldwide
A new edition in the popular True Stories series, which currently contains over 16 titles. Each book contains thrilling stories of heroism, bravery and battling the odds to provide young readers with a truly compelling read
The Wild West by Henry Brook( Book )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 159 libraries worldwide
Brief biographical stories of the old West, including Hugh Glass, Wild Bill Hickok, General Custer, Sitting Bull, Jesse James, Billy the Kid, Wyatt Earp, Geronimo, the Dalton brothers, and the Butch Cassidy gang
Kidnapped : from the story by Robert Louis Stevenson by Henry Brook( Book )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 137 libraries worldwide
Selected reading materials - A retelling of the classic novel by Robert Louis Stevenson
Huckleberry Finn : from a story by Mark Twain by Henry Brook( Book )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 124 libraries worldwide
A young boy living in mid-nineteenth century Missouri relates the many adventures that he and his friend, an escaped slave, experience as they travel down the Mississippi River on a raft
Don Quixote by Henry Brook( Book )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 119 libraries worldwide
A retelling of Miguel de Cervantes's epic tale of an eccentric country gentleman and his companion who set out as a knight and squire of old to right wrongs and punish evil in sixteenth-century Spain
 
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Languages
English (57)
Danish (3)
Swedish (1)
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