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Caselli, Giovanni 1939-

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Works: 246 works in 827 publications in 16 languages and 17,937 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Biography  Romances  Legends  Church history  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Illustrator, Creator, Artist, Contributor
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Publications about Giovanni Caselli
Publications by Giovanni Caselli
Most widely held works by Giovanni Caselli
Gods, men & monsters from the Greek myths by Michael Gibson( Book )
39 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,394 libraries worldwide
Historias elaboradas a partir de los más bellos mitos sobre dioses, héros y monstruos de la antigua Grecia
Gods & heroes from Viking mythology by Brian Branston( Book )
16 editions published between 1978 and 1994 in English and Galician and held by 1,179 libraries worldwide
A collection of myths about Thor, Balder, King Gylfi, and other Nordic gods and goddesses
The Middle Ages by Giovanni Caselli( Book )
15 editions published between 1988 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 1,036 libraries worldwide
Examines daily life in the Middle Ages, covering such aspects as chivalry, the great cathedrals, medieval technology, country life, and pilgrimages
The Roman Empire and the Dark Ages by Giovanni Caselli( Book )
24 editions published between 1981 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 970 libraries worldwide
Traces the history of the Roman Empire and the Dark Ages which followed through a description of common objects, tools, clothes, dwellings, food, and day-to-day activities of the people in both the cities and in the country
The first civilizations by Giovanni Caselli( Book )
16 editions published between 1983 and 1998 in English and Spanish and held by 913 libraries worldwide
Traces the early history of civilization from the first toolmakers of four million years ago through the Greeks of the fifth century B.C
The renaissance and the new world by Giovanni Caselli( Book )
10 editions published between 1985 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 862 libraries worldwide
Presents, in text and illustrations, a range of people whose way of life reveals various aspects of the society developing in Europe and America from the fifteenth through the eighteenth centuries
Wonders of the world by Giovanni Caselli( Book )
41 editions published between 1988 and 2003 in 8 languages and held by 672 libraries worldwide
Describes the construction of each of the Seven Wonders of the World and relates them to similar structures in ancient and modern times
Life through the ages by Giovanni Caselli( Book )
47 editions published between 1987 and 2002 in 9 languages and held by 647 libraries worldwide
Presents in brief text and illustrations an overview of western history from prehistory to the present day
Egyptian myths by Jacqueline Morley( Book )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 631 libraries worldwide
Presents an illustrated collections of myths about the ancient Egyptians
In search of Tutankhamun : the discovery of a king's tomb by Giovanni Caselli( Book )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 568 libraries worldwide
Describes the discovery of the tomb of the Egyptian king Tutankhamun and what it revealed about everyday life in his time
In search of Troy : one man's quest for Homer's fabled city by Giovanni Caselli( Book )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 565 libraries worldwide
Discusses the efforts of Heinrich Schliemann to uncover the ancient city of Troy and what his archeological finds revealed about life in this legendary location
Greek myths by Jacqueline Morley( Book )
3 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 518 libraries worldwide
An illustrated collection of twenty Greek myths including "Prometheus and Pandora," "Theseus and the Minotaur," "Meleager and the blazing logs," and "The story of Phaeton."
The illustrated Bulfinch's Mythology by Thomas Bulfinch( Book )
3 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 490 libraries worldwide
Largely a collection of Greek myths, with short chapters on Eastern and Norse mythology
In search of Pompeii : uncovering a buried Roman city by Giovanni Caselli( Book )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and Dutch and held by 469 libraries worldwide
Describes the discovery and excavation of the ruins of the ancient city of Pompeii, buried by the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 A.D., and what has been learned about life there
The body : and how it works by Steve Parker( Book )
13 editions published between 1987 and 2002 in English and Chinese and held by 468 libraries worldwide
Examines the systems and parts of the human body and how they work, including the skin, blood, bones, lungs, and heart
In search of Knossos : the quest for the Minotaur's labyrinth by Giovanni Caselli( Book )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 384 libraries worldwide
Describes the discovery and excavation of Knossos by the archaelogist Sir Arthur Evans and what the site revealed about the Minoan civilization that flourished on the island of Crete from about 3000 to 1150 B.C
A Roman soldier by Giovanni Caselli( Book )
3 editions published between 1986 and 1992 in English and held by 319 libraries worldwide
Presents the story of a young auxiliary soldier at a fortress on Hadrian's Wall, depicting life in the Roman Army in the third century A.D
A closer look at prehistoric mammals by Elizabeth Strachan( Book )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 315 libraries worldwide
Explains the coming of the age of mammals and how it reached its height three million years ago with the arrival of humans
A medieval monk by Giovanni Caselli( Book )
5 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in Spanish and English and held by 280 libraries worldwide
Describes a year in the life of the monks living in the great monastery of Cluny in medieval France, as seen through the eyes of a young boy who has just joined the monastic order
A Greek potter by Giovanni Caselli( Book )
7 editions published between 1986 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 263 libraries worldwide
Observes a potter and his family living in Athens in 420 B.C., a time of the Olympics, a great festival to Athena, and the construction of many temples, and describes the potter at work making and decorating pots. Includes illustrations of tools and equipment he and his family might have used in their daily lives
 
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Alternative Names
Caselli, G. 1939-
Caselli, G. (Giovanni)
Caselli, G. (Giovanni), 1939-
Casselli, Giovanni 1939-
Giovanni Caselli
Giovanni Caselli 1939-
Giovanni Caselli antropologo e esperantista italiano
Giovanni Caselli Italiaans antropoloog
Giovanni Caselli Italian anthropologist
Kaseli, Džovani 1939-
카셀리, 지오바니 1939-
カセッリ, ジョヴァンニ
カセリ, ジョバンニ
Languages
English (143)
Spanish (55)
German (14)
Polish (11)
French (10)
Chinese (7)
Dutch (7)
Swedish (4)
Catalan (4)
Italian (4)
Slovenian (2)
Portuguese (2)
Hungarian (2)
Bokmal, Norwegian (1)
Russian (1)
Galician (1)
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