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Taplin, Sam

Overview
Works: 229 works in 375 publications in 4 languages and 9,566 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Encyclopedias  Fiction  History  Pictorial works  Board books  Poetry  Sound effects books  Toy and movable books  Outlines, syllabi, etc 
Roles: Producer, Director, Editor, Creator, Contributor, Compiler, Adapter
Classifications: GN293, 930
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Sam Taplin
Publications by Sam Taplin
Most widely held works by Sam Taplin
Mummies & pyramids by Sam Taplin( Book )
8 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 911 libraries worldwide
Information on mummies and pyramids is presented with Internet links boxes containing descriptions of web sites where you can find out more information about mummies and pyramids
The Usborne Internet-linked encyclopedia of the Roman world by Fiona Chandler( Book )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 660 libraries worldwide
This encyclopedia follows the dramatic history of Rome from its origins as a tiny hilltop settlement to the rise and fall of the mighty Roman Empire
First encyclopedia of dinosaurs and prehistoric life by Sam Taplin( Book )
8 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 456 libraries worldwide
Presents facts about dinosaurs, their origin, their diversity, and their final extinction, with internet links for further information. What was the biggest dinosaur? What was the Ice Age? Why did the dinosaurs die out? Find out in this lavish and lively book. Simple text, beautiful illustrations, stunning photographs of dinosaur models and links to exciting recommended websites introduce young readers to the wonders of the prehistoric world
The Usborne official knight's handbook by Sam Taplin( Book )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 393 libraries worldwide
This handbook for knights covers everything from sieges and swordplay to feasts and fights
Prehistoric world by Fiona Chandler( Book )
15 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 385 libraries worldwide
Describes the early history of our planet, beginning with the birth of the Earth and ending with the discovery of farming
The Usborne official pirate's handbook by Sam Taplin( Book )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 376 libraries worldwide
Whizzing cannonballs, howling storms, rare diseases... Being a pirate isn't all fun and games. But if the thought of a ton of loot spurs you on, take a firm grip on your cutlass and open this book
The Usborne Internet-linked encyclopedia of world history by Jane Bingham( Book )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 316 libraries worldwide
Illustrated encyclopedia of world history, arranged chronologically, which includes directories of web sites useful for topics, as well as links to corresponding web sites provided by Usborne Publishing
The Usborne book of Christmas poems ( Book )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 290 libraries worldwide
An illustrated collection of tradition Christmas poems for children
The last 500 years by Jane Bingham( Book )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 266 libraries worldwide
This book traces the major wars, rebellions and political movements of the last 500 years as well as global issues such as the environment and human rights
Usborne book of poems for little children by Sam Taplin( Book )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 240 libraries worldwide
Presents twenty-five light-hearted poems for young children
The Usborne book of poems for young children ( Book )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 225 libraries worldwide
A collection of poems features limericks, nature poems, nonsense verse, and free verse, and includes works by William Shakespeare, Christina Rossetti, and Ogden Nash
Secrets of Henry VIII's palace ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 208 libraries worldwide
A documentary that focuses on Hampton Court Palace, from its origin through today. It was originally built for Cardinal Thomas Wolsey, a favorite of King Henry VIII, in 1529, as Wolsey fell from favor, the palace was passed to the King, who enlarged it. Today, the palace is open to the public, and a major tourist attraction. Along with St. James's Palace, it is one of only two surviving palaces of the many owned by Henry VIII
The Usborne encyclopedia of world history by Jane Bingham( Book )
7 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 182 libraries worldwide
Covers world history from the beginning of the universe to 2000, and provides information about major civilizations, rulers and other historical figures, important events, and scientific and technical advances
Little stories for bedtime by Sam Taplin( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 166 libraries worldwide
Six bedtime stories for little children
First picture dinosaurs by Sam Taplin( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 160 libraries worldwide
Meet tyrannosaurus rex and lots of other dinosaurs in this bright and lively book
Treasure island by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 148 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
This is my duck by Sam Taplin( Book )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in Italian and English and held by 144 libraries worldwide
"Little children will love turning the pages, touching the feely patches and pressing the sound button of this special book."--P. [4] of cover
The Usborne book of poetry for children ( Book )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 131 libraries worldwide
Bedtime rhymes by Sam Taplin( Book )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 128 libraries worldwide
This enchanting book is perfect for sharing with very little children. The gentle rhymes and magical illustrations will lull them to sleep at the end of a busy day
Little Red Riding Hood by Sam Taplin( Book )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 125 libraries worldwide
A little girl meets a hungry wolf in the forest while on her way to visit her sick grandmother
 
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Alternative Names
Sturmgesicht, Indigo Pseudonym
Teplins, Sems
Vogelweide, Friedbert von der Pseudonym
Whistleblade, Archibald Pseudonym
Тэплин, Сэм
Languages
English (86)
French (7)
Polish (2)
Italian (2)
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