Clive Gifford

Clive Gifford is an award-winning author of more than fifty books on the subjects of sports and soccer. His previous titles for Kingfisher include The Kingfisher Soccer Encyclopedia, Soccer Skills, Summer Olympics, and Soccer.


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The Kingfisher Soccer Encyclopedia Revised Edition
Kingfisher Encyclopedias
Clive Gifford
Kingfisher

This encyclopedia is the definitive guide to the world's most popular sport. From the sublime skills of Pele to the lifestyle of a professional soccer player,...


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How The World Works

By Clive Gifford
Kingfisher

This essential book is brimming with information about pretty much everything! Encyclopedic in scope but fresh and exciting in presentation, this is a...


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Think Again!  False Facts Attacked and Myths Busted
Think Again!
by Clive Gifford
Kingfisher

Think Again! takes readers on a wild ride through history, science, the natural world and the human body in search of-the TRUTH! Conspiracy theories, popular...


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Explorers: Things That Go
Explorers
by Clive Gifford, illustrated by Peter Bull
Kingfisher

This innovative series uses storytelling as the gateway to learning and exploration. Six action-packed story-scenes are followed by photographic information...


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Essential Guide for Young Golfers

Clive Gifford
Kingfisher

This comprehensive guidebook, now available in paperback, will help any young sports fan understand nearly every facet of golf. With numerous step-by-step...


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Basketball

by Clive Gifford
Kingfisher

Follow up to Golf -the essential guide for young golfers. Featuring dynamic step-by-step design, practical advice on all aspects of the game from an expert...


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Kingfisher Book of Soccer Skills

by Clive Gifford
Kingfisher

Soccer is one of the most universal sports, and this book is a fantastic one-stop guide to learning and playing the game. Featuring dynamic step-by-step...


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Kingfisher Encyclopedia of Everything

by Sean Callery, Clive Gifford, and Dr. Mike Goldsmith
Kingfisher

This amazing 320-page universe-in-a-book is the perfect reference for home, school, or anywhere there is a question to be explored. Arranged thematically into...


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My First Soccer Book

by Clive Gifford
Kingfisher

Soccer is the world’s greatest game, played by billions of people around the globe, including countless millions of children. My First Soccer Book will inform...


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Great Global Puzzle Challenge with Google Earth(TM)

by Clive Gifford, illustrated by William Ings
Kingfisher

Discover the many wonders of the world in this amazing illustrated tour of some of the most interesting places on Earth. Each spread focuses on one...


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Discover Science: Robots
Discover Science
by Clive Gifford
Kingfisher

Make science accessible with this essential series that will capture children’s imagination while laying the foundation for future learning. With...


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The Kingfisher Geography Encyclopedia, 2nd edition
Kingfisher Encyclopedias
by Clive Gifford
Kingfisher

In today's chaotic information environment, it is a challenge to find organized, comprehensive, yet concise geopolitical information designed especially for...


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Kingfisher Soccer Encyclopedia, The
Kingfisher Encyclopedias
Clive Gifford
Kingfisher

Soccer is the definitive guide to the world's most popular sport. From the sublime skills of Pele to the lifestyle of a professional soccer player, this...


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10 Inventors Who Changed the World

Clive Gifford
Kingfisher

Science is not created in a vacuum, and no scientist creates an invention without influences from the past and an impact on the future. In this look at 10...


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Atlas of Firsts
Kingfisher Atlas
By Clive Gifford
Kingfisher

More than a geography lesson, this atlas is a catalog of a thousand years of human achievements, both large and small. Who won the first air-guitar...


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10 Kings and Queens Who Changed the World

By Clive Gifford, illustrated by David Cousens
Kingfisher

History is not created in a vacuum, and no leader comes to power without influences from the past and an impact on the future. In this look at ten royals,...


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10 Explorers Who Changed the World

by Clive Gifford; illus. by David Cousens
Kingfisher

Everyone knows who Marco Polo and Christopher Columbus were. But do they know that Christopher Columbus owned a copy of Polo’s book The Travels of Marco Polo,...


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10 Leaders Who Changed the World

by Clive Gifford, illustrated by David Cousens
Kingfisher

Never has the concept of “six degrees of separation” been more vivid than during the tumultuous events of the 20th century. From Mohandas Gandhi to Joseph...


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Science Kids Materials
Science Kids
by Clive Gifford
Kingfisher

What are rocks made of? Why can people see through glass? Where does plastic come from? This colorful title answers the fundamental questions about the matter...


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Quiz Quest 2
Quiz Quest
Clive Gifford; Danile Gilpin; Cynthia O'Brien
Kingfisher

Following on from Quiz Quest 1, this quiz book is another trivia adventure! With 1,000 questions on its colorful, fact-packed pages, it is an excellent...


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Science Kids: Robots
Science Kids
Clive Gifford
Kingfisher

Robots are everywhere: in the movies, on TV, in space, in computer games. This book will dazzle children with the many high-tech possibilities. Through an...


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Racing

Clive Gifford
Kingfisher

With more than seventy million fans, NASCAR is the number-one sport in the United States, and with interest in all aspects of motor racing reaching an all-time...


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Soccer Skills

Clive Gifford
Kingfisher

Here is the definitive guide to playing the game of soccer, written by an award-winning author and specialist in the field. Illustrated throughout with...


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Kingfisher Young Knowledge
Clive Gifford
Kingfisher

Materials answers fundamental questions about the matter and materials that make up the physical world around us. What are rocks made of? Where do plastics...


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Spies
Kingfisher Knowledge
Clive Gifford; Dame Stella Rimington
Kingfisher


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Summer Olympics

Clive Gifford
Kingfisher


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Soccer

Clive Gifford
Kingfisher

From the sublime skills of Pele to a day in the life of a professional soccer player, this gloriously illustrated book explores every aspect of the game....


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The Kingfisher Geography Encyclopedia
Kingfisher Encyclopedias
Clive Gifford
Kingfisher

Children will find this comprehensive, and visually exciting encyclopedia gathers the essential geographical, physical, and cultural information they need for...


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1000 Years of Famous People

Clive Gifford
Kingfisher

Meet the movers and shakers of the last millennium in this comprehensive and detailed look at the famous and the notorious, along with their achievements, and...


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The Kingfisher Young People's Book of Living Worlds

Clive Gifford; Jerry Cadle
Kingfisher


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The Kingfisher Facts and Records Book of Space

Clive Gifford
Kingfisher

The Kingfisher Facts and Records Book of Space covers the universe in detail including: the solar system, asteroids, meteorites, and comets, planets and...


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How The Future Began: Machines
How the Future Began
Clive Gifford
Kingfisher


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