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Dowswell, Paul

Overview
Works: 201 works in 644 publications in 14 languages and 26,263 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Encyclopedias  Naval history  Young adult works  Sea stories  Suspense fiction  Historical fiction  War stories 
Roles: Author, Editor, Redactor, 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 )
26 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,304 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 )
17 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 904 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 space by Paul Dowswell( Book )
14 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 839 libraries worldwide
Simple text, amazing photographs and detailed illustrations introduce young readers to the wonders of the Universe
The Usborne complete book of the microscope by Kirsteen Rogers( Book )
16 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 806 libraries worldwide
Examines the elaborate world exposed beneath the magnifying lens of the microscope. Touches on the discovery of the microscope and advances in modern days. Gives advice on choosing and buying a microscope. Gives step by step instructions on preparing specimens and using your microscope
The Usborne first encyclopedia of animals by Paul Dowswell( Book )
21 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 768 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 )
9 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 754 libraries worldwide
Illustrated account of the major events associated with the Second World War
Prison ship : adventures of a young sailor by Paul Dowswell( Book )
13 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 719 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 Vietnam War by Paul Dowswell( Book )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and Swedish and held by 623 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
Eleven eleven by Paul Dowswell( Book )
9 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 537 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
True stories of the Second World War by Paul Dowswell( Book )
10 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and Swedish and held by 534 libraries worldwide
A collection of stories about the events during World War II and some of their later results
The ultimate book of dinosaurs by Paul Dowswell( Book )
11 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 529 libraries worldwide
Book describing the world of dinosaurs, the kinds there were, what they ate, and why they disappeared
Battle Fleet : adventures of a young sailor by Paul Dowswell( Book )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 467 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
Sektion 20 by Paul Dowswell( Book )
13 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 467 libraries worldwide
Alex, no longer pretending to be a model East German in East Berlin during the Cold War, realizes that the Stasi is watching him when he is blocked from further education, his summer job is mysteriously cancelled, and friends begin avoiding him; and his parents decide that the only option is to flee the area
Medicine by Paul Dowswell( Book )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 466 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 )
6 editions published between 1994 and 2001 in English and held by 455 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
Witches and wizards by Paul Dowswell( Book )
9 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and Dutch and held by 449 libraries worldwide
Examines the practice of magic around the world and throughout history, and includes photographs, and step-by-step instructions for a variety of related crafts and projects
True ghost stories by Paul Dowswell( Book )
9 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 447 libraries worldwide
Recounts famous ghostly visitations and stories of haunted places
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 435 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
True survival stories by Paul Dowswell( Book )
12 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and Finnish and held by 429 libraries worldwide
Describes ten dangerous situations in which ingenuity and determination proved to be important survival skills
The causes of World War II by Paul Dowswell( Book )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 423 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
 
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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 (175)
French (9)
Dutch (8)
Swedish (7)
Spanish (5)
Italian (4)
German (3)
Danish (3)
Finnish (3)
Czech (3)
Russian (2)
Chinese (2)
Croatian (1)
Slovak (1)
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