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Dowswell, Paul

Overview
Works: 213 works in 743 publications in 13 languages and 25,827 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Encyclopedias  Naval history  Young adult works  Suspense fiction  Sea stories  Historical fiction  Short stories 
Roles: Author, Editor, Redactor, Creator, ed
Classifications: PZ7.D7598, FIC
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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 )
28 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,014 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 )
20 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 824 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 )
23 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 815 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 733 libraries worldwide
Illustrated account of the major events associated with the Second World War
The Usborne first encyclopedia of space by Paul Dowswell( Book )
14 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 691 libraries worldwide
Simple text, amazing photographs and detailed illustrations introduce young readers to the wonders of the Universe
The Vietnam War by Paul Dowswell( Book )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 604 libraries worldwide
Examines the history of conflict in Vietnam, traces the United States' involvement from the early 1960s through to 1975, and discusses the consequences of the war on both the United States and Vietnam. Suggested level: secondary
Prison ship : adventures of a young sailor by Paul Dowswell( Book )
13 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and German and held by 592 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
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 533 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 )
9 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 514 libraries worldwide
Book describing the world of dinosaurs, the kinds there were, what they ate, and why they disappeared
True stories of the First World War by Paul Dowswell( Book )
11 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and Swedish and held by 454 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
Tales of real escape by Paul Dowswell( Book )
10 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 447 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
Eleven eleven by Paul Dowswell( Book )
13 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 447 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 heroes by Paul Dowswell( Book )
9 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in English and held by 436 libraries worldwide
A collection of true stories about men, women, and animals whose feats of courage have captured the imaginations of millions of people
True ghost stories by Paul Dowswell( Book )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 434 libraries worldwide
Recounts famous ghostly visitations and stories of haunted places
Sektion 20 by Paul Dowswell( Book )
15 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 427 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
The causes of World War II by Paul Dowswell( Book )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 422 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
True survival stories by Paul Dowswell( Book )
13 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and Finnish and held by 420 libraries worldwide
Describes ten dangerous situations in which ingenuity and determination proved to be important survival skills
Medicine by Paul Dowswell( Book )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 408 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
War stories : true stories from the first and second World Wars by Paul Dowswell( Book )
10 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in English and held by 401 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
Battle Fleet : adventures of a young sailor by Paul Dowswell( Book )
9 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 381 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
 
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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 écrivain britannique
Paul Dowswell scrittore britannico
بول دوزويل، 1957-
داوسويل، بول، 1957-
ダウズウェル, ポール
Languages
English (176)
Italian (9)
German (8)
Swedish (8)
Dutch (8)
French (6)
Spanish (6)
Chinese (4)
Danish (4)
Russian (3)
Czech (3)
Finnish (2)
Slovak (1)
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