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Dowswell, Paul

Overview
Works: 251 works in 900 publications in 14 languages and 25,192 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Encyclopedias  Naval history  Young adult works  Thrillers (Fiction)  Historical fiction  Sea stories  Readers (Publications) 
Roles: Author, Editor, Redactor, ed, Creator
Classifications: PZ7.D7598, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Paul Dowswell
Publications by Paul Dowswell
Most widely held works about Paul Dowswell
 
Most widely held works by Paul Dowswell
The Ausländer by Paul Dowswell( Book )
31 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,182 libraries worldwide
German soldiers take Peter from a Warsaw orphanage, and soon he is adopted by Professor Kaltenbach, a prominent Nazi, but Peter forms his own ideas about what he sees and hears and decides to take a risk that is most dangerous in 1942 Berlin
The Usborne first encyclopedia of animals by Paul Dowswell( Book )
26 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 788 libraries worldwide
Photographs and text provide information about a wide variety of animals, including mammals, birds, reptiles, insects, fish, and sea creatures
Powder monkey : adventures of a young sailor by Paul Dowswell( Book )
17 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 764 libraries worldwide
Thirteen-year-old Sam endures harsh conditions, battles, and a shipwreck after being pressed into service aboard the HMS Miranda during the Napoleonic Wars
The Usborne introduction to the Second World War by Paul Dowswell( Book )
11 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 713 libraries worldwide
Illustrated account of the major events associated with the Second World War
The Usborne first encyclopedia of space by Paul Dowswell( Book )
18 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and held by 705 libraries worldwide
Simple text, amazing photographs and detailed illustrations introduce young readers to the wonders of the Universe
Prison ship : adventures of a young sailor by Paul Dowswell( Book )
16 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 604 libraries worldwide
After being framed for cowardice in a sea battle, thirteen-year-old Sam and his friend Richard are sent to Australia, where they must fight for their lives in the outback
Eleven eleven by Paul Dowswell( Book )
20 editions published between 2012 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 581 libraries worldwide
A dramatic tale set on the last day of World War I traces the stories of a German storm trooper, an American airman, and a British Tommy whose war experiences are shaped by their teenage perspectives, nationalities, and friendship
The Vietnam War by Paul Dowswell( Book )
5 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 567 libraries worldwide
Examines the history of conflict in Vietnam, traces the United States involvement from the early 1960s through 1975, and discusses the consequences of the war on both the United States and Vietnam
True stories of the Second World War by Paul Dowswell( Book )
13 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and Swedish and held by 509 libraries worldwide
Details famous battles and personalities of World War II
The ultimate book of dinosaurs by Paul Dowswell( Book )
12 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 496 libraries worldwide
Book describing the world of dinosaurs, the kinds there were, what they ate, and why they disappeared
Sektion 20 by Paul Dowswell( Book )
18 editions published between 2011 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 445 libraries worldwide
Alex lives in East Berlin. The Cold War is raging and he and his family are forbidden to leave. But the longer he stays the more danger he is in. Alex is no longer pretending to be a model East German, and the Stasi has noticed. They are watching him. Alex is told that further education will be blocked to him. His summer job is mysteriously cancelled, and friends begin avoiding him. His parents start to realise that leaving the East may be the only option left to them, but getting across the Wall is practically impossible. And even if Alex and his family make it to the other side, will they be able to escape the reach of the Stasi?
True ghost stories by Paul Dowswell( Book )
11 editions published between 2002 and 2017 in English and held by 418 libraries worldwide
Recounts famous ghostly visitations and stories of haunted places
War stories : true stories from the first and second World Wars by Paul Dowswell( Book )
14 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in English and Swedish and held by 410 libraries worldwide
Collects stories of events during the first and second world wars, covering land battles, the naval Battle of Jutland, the last voyage of the Bismarck, the cracking of the Enigma code, and the Manhattan Project
True survival stories by Paul Dowswell( Book )
19 editions published between 2001 and 2017 in English and Finnish and held by 406 libraries worldwide
Describes ten dangerous situations in which ingenuity and determination proved to be important survival skills
Battle Fleet : adventures of a young sailor by Paul Dowswell( Book )
12 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 401 libraries worldwide
Having escaped death in Australia, Sam endures a dangerous sea voyage back to England, where he rejoins the Navy and becomes midshipman on the Victory as it prepares for the Battle of Trafalgar
True stories of the First World War by Paul Dowswell( Book )
10 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and Swedish and held by 401 libraries worldwide
Over by Christmas? -- The angels of Mons -- Strange meetings -- The great zeppelin campaign -- The battle of Jutland -- The first day of the Somme -- The quiet rebellion -- The cellar house of Pervyse -- Nightmare at Belleau Wood -- From Great War to First World War
Investigating murder mysteries by Paul Dowswell( Book )
7 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 397 libraries worldwide
Discusses some famous murder cases and how forensic science techniques were used to solve them
Tales of real escape by Paul Dowswell( Book )
7 editions published between 1994 and 2001 in English and held by 394 libraries worldwide
From convicts in Alcatraz to prisoners in Colditz Castle, Tales of real escape celebrates the cunning, determination and courage of the would-be escaper
The causes of World War II by Paul Dowswell( Book )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 391 libraries worldwide
Examines the causes of World War II, including the stipulations of the treaty that Germany was forced to sign at the end of World War I, the effects of the Great Depression, Germany's desire for colonies, and the rise of Hitler
Weapons and technology of WWI by Paul Dowswell( Book )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 372 libraries worldwide
Examines the changes in weapons and tactics that impacted the way war was waged during World War I
 
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Alternative Names
Dowswell, David Paul
Dowswell, David Paul 1957-...
Dowswell, Paul
Dowswell, Paul Cervantes
Paul Dowswell britischer Autor
Paul Dowswell British writer
Paul Dowswell Britse schrijver
Paul Dowswell scrittore britannico
بول دوزويل، 1957-
داوسويل، بول، 1957-
ダウズウェル, ポール
Languages
English (222)
Italian (11)
Dutch (10)
Swedish (7)
Spanish (5)
French (5)
German (4)
Danish (3)
Czech (3)
Finnish (2)
Russian (2)
Slovak (1)
Hebrew (1)
Chinese (1)
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