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Claybourne, Anna

Overview
Works: 452 works in 1,265 publications in 14 languages and 47,861 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Encyclopedias  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Miscellanea  History  Dictionaries  Terminology  Maps  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Creator, Editor, Author of introduction, Contributor, Adapter
Classifications: AG243, 910.91634
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Anna Claybourne
Publications by Anna Claybourne
Most widely held works by Anna Claybourne
The Usborne book of peoples of the world : internet-linked by Gillian Doherty-Derkowski( Book )
18 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 948 libraries worldwide
Explore the cultures, beliefs, homes, jobs, traditions and everyday lives of the six billion people who inhabit our planet. Journey, continent-by-continent, through remote rainforest villages, vibrant cities, noisy carnivals, and bustling shanty towns
100 most dangerous things on the planet : [what to do if it happens to you] by Anna Claybourne( Book )
13 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 697 libraries worldwide
"Learn how to face and survive the most disastrous things that could possibly happen! From terrifying natural disasters to dangerous weather, from getting lost in the wild to fighting off ferocious animal attacks, this is your ultimate guide against: avalanches, earthquakes, floods, tornadoes, wildfires, asteroid strikes ..."--Cover back
Titanic by Anna Claybourne( Book )
8 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 687 libraries worldwide
Detailed descriptions of the Titanic, including its accommodations, and a retelling of its sinking in the North Atlantic in April, 1912
The Usborne encyclopedia of planet Earth by Anna Claybourne( Book )
16 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 660 libraries worldwide
Describes the earth's physical characteristics, discussing interactions of climate, geology, and ecology
The world of Shakespeare by Anna Claybourne( Book )
7 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 584 libraries worldwide
What exactly did Shakespeare write about, and why is he still so popular? His enduring tales of love, jealousy, betrayal, revenge, corruption, family feuds, ghosts, witches, and murder are explored and explained in this wide-ranging book
The story of inventions by Anna Claybourne( Book )
19 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in 9 languages and held by 564 libraries worldwide
Everyday things like toasters, chocolate bars, and cars are only here because someone bothered to invent them. Learn about these, and other brilliant ideas, from ancient inventions like the wheel, to the high-tech gadgets of the modern world
100 most disgusting things on the planet by Anna Claybourne( Book )
12 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 555 libraries worldwide
Presents facts about disgusting things, organized into such categories as animals, food, and the human body
The Usborne Internet-linked encyclopedia of world geography : with complete world atlas by Gillian Doherty( Book )
12 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and French and held by 516 libraries worldwide
Introduces the physical and human geography of the planet Earth, describes the peoples and societies of each continent, provides an atlas, and suggests related Web sites
Insects by Anna Claybourne( Book )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 514 libraries worldwide
A ground breaking nonfiction series for early elementary students sure to become a standard in every library! The uncluttered design uses a mix of photos and artwork to support the narrative text, which is divided into short chapters easily digested by new readers. Each book contains a glossary and an index
The Usborne internet-linked introduction to genes & DNA by Anna Claybourne( Book )
8 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in Spanish and English and held by 481 libraries worldwide
Explains the role of DNA and genes in reproduction, and discusses heredity, the history of genetics, such new techniques and developments as genetic engineering and cloning, and the ethical issues which they may raise
Giant panda by Anna Claybourne( Book )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 467 libraries worldwide
Discover where giant pandas live and why they breed so slowly, what they eat, and how they are being protected
The Usborne computer dictionary for beginners by Anna Claybourne( Book )
21 editions published between 1991 and 2001 in 6 languages and held by 460 libraries worldwide
Defines over 1,500 computer words, jargon, and phrases, looks at computers and their equipment, and suggests ways to best utilize and enjoy the computer
Stories from Shakespeare by Anna Claybourne( Book )
12 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 446 libraries worldwide
Presents prose retellings of ten of Shakespeare's plays, and includes summaries and main character lists for his other plays
100 most awesome things on the planet by Anna Claybourne( Book )
5 editions published in 2011 in English and French and held by 445 libraries worldwide
Presents information about amazing things which are grouped into categories such as "awesome human creations" and "awesome natural wonders."
100 deadliest things on the planet by Anna Claybourne( Book )
4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 411 libraries worldwide
Describes the one hundred most dangerous animals, plants, diseases, and weather on the planet, including scorpions, sharks, wolfsbane, killer bees, smallpox, tsunamis, and earthquakes
Tiger by Anna Claybourne( Book )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and Danish and held by 405 libraries worldwide
Describes the life of tigers, especially their predatory behavior
Volcanoes : [myths and legends, great eruptions from the past, plus the latest facts and statistics] by Anna Claybourne( Book )
10 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in French and English and held by 401 libraries worldwide
Readers will learn how an eruption starts, where the deadliest volcanoes are located, how experts predict future eruptions, and why people choose to live near them
Gut-wrenching gravity and other fatal forces by Anna Claybourne( Book )
7 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 387 libraries worldwide
Learn about all the disgusting and dreadful aspects of gravity -- from blackouts caused by g-forces to toilet-troubles in space. Get your hands dirty too with some easy (and painless!) experiments
Mammals by Anna Claybourne( Book )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 229 libraries worldwide
Describes the characteristics shared by all mammals, their habitats, and life cycles
Microworlds : unlocking the secrets of atoms and molecules by Anna Claybourne( Book )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 212 libraries worldwide
Examines atoms and molecules by defining them and looking at what they do in the world
 
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Alternative Names
Kleiborna, Anna 1969-
קליבורן, אנה
آنا كلايبورن، 1969-
كليبورن، آنا، 1969-
クレイボーン, アンナ
Languages
English (137)
French (19)
Spanish (16)
Danish (4)
Arabic (4)
Polish (4)
Czech (4)
German (2)
Dutch (2)
Portuguese (2)
Greek, Modern [1453- ] (1)
Chinese (1)
Finnish (1)
Thai (1)
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