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Dowswell, Paul

Overview
Works: 248 works in 597 publications in 2 languages and 24,899 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Fiction  Naval history  Encyclopedias  Young adult works  Sea stories  War stories  Sources  Suspense fiction 
Roles: Editor, Redactor, Creator
Classifications: PZ7.D7598, [FIC]
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Paul Dowswell
Publications by Paul Dowswell
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Most widely held works by Paul Dowswell
The Ausländer by Paul Dowswell( Book )
14 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and Dutch and held by 1,180 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--Résumé de l'éditeur
Powder monkey : adventures of a young sailor by Paul Dowswell( Book )
12 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 858 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 first encyclopedia of animals by Paul Dowswell( Book )
16 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 726 libraries worldwide
Photographs and text provide information about a wide variety of animals, including mammals, birds, reptiles, insects, fish, and sea creatures
The Usborne introduction to the Second World War by Paul Dowswell( Book )
5 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 692 libraries worldwide
Illustrated account of the major events associated with the Second World War
Weapons and technology of WWI by Paul Dowswell( Book )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 650 libraries worldwide
Examines the changes in weapons and tactics that impacted the way war was waged during World War I
The Vietnam War by Paul Dowswell( Book )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 619 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
The Usborne first encyclopedia of space by Paul Dowswell( Book )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 616 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 )
7 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 605 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
The ultimate book of dinosaurs by Paul Dowswell( Book )
11 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 517 libraries worldwide
Book describing the world of dinosaurs, the kinds there were, what they ate, and why they disappeared
True stories of the Second World War by Paul Dowswell( Book )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 516 libraries worldwide
A collection of stories about the events during World War II and some of their later results
Battle Fleet : adventures of a young sailor by Paul Dowswell( Book )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 482 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
Medicine by Paul Dowswell( Book )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 471 libraries worldwide
Explains how some of today's medical tools were invented, discussing who performed the first vaccinations, why animals were used in early blood transfusions, how electron microscopes work, and other related topics
Tales of real escape by Paul Dowswell( Book )
8 editions published between 1994 and 2001 in English and held by 462 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
True ghost stories by Paul Dowswell( Book )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 428 libraries worldwide
Recounts famous ghostly visitations and stories of haunted places
The causes of World War II by Paul Dowswell( Book )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 426 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
Investigating murder mysteries by Paul Dowswell( Book )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 419 libraries worldwide
Discusses some famous murder cases and how forensic science techniques were used to solve them
Everyday life by Paul Dowswell( Book )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 412 libraries worldwide
Examines how many of our common everyday products, from the lock to the self-stick note, went from the drawing borad to our homes
True stories of the First World War by Paul Dowswell( Book )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 407 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
The Usborne Internet-linked complete book of the microscope by Kirsteen Rogers( Book )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 400 libraries worldwide
Explores objects and organisms that can be viewed with a microscope and discusses various kinds of microscopes and microscopy techniques
True survival stories by Paul Dowswell( Book )
10 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 398 libraries worldwide
Describes ten dangerous situations in which ingenuity and determination proved to be important survival skills
 
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Alternative Names
Dowswell, David Paul
Dowswell, David Paul, 1957-....
Dowswell, Paul
Dowswell, Paul Cervantes
بول دوزويل، 1957-
داوسويل، بول، 1957-
ダウズウェル, ポール
Languages
English (149)
Dutch (3)
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