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Hirschmann, Kris 1967-

Overview
Works: 254 works in 429 publications in 1 language and 20,688 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  Biographies  Popular works 
Roles: Author
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Kris Hirschmann
Racial profiling( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays debate the use of racial profiling in law enforcement and security activities, including whether it is used, whether it works, and whether its use is justified
LEGO toys by Kris Hirschmann( Book )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 676 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Describes the invention and development of LEGO toys. Includes glossary, websites, and bibliography for further reading"--Provided by publisher
Forecasting! by Kris Hirschmann( Book )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes weather forecasting, including the accuracy of folk sayings when predicting the weather, the importance of tools like radars and satellites in meteorology, and how studying the oceans helps advance the field
Quicksand by Kris Hirschmann( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses what quicksand is, how it is formed, its dangers, and how to avert disasters
Moray eels by Kris Hirschmann( Book )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the reef environment, life cycle, reputation, facts, and fiction of the moray eel
Twister! by Kris Hirschmann( Book )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book introduces tornadoes, the most violent storms on Earth, and describes how tornadoes form, how they have different shapes, how they come in many sizes, and how they are ranked by the Enhanced Fujita Scale
Hurricane! by Kris Hirschmann( Book )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book introduces hurricanes, or tropical cyclones, and describes how these storms form, how Earth's rotation affects these storms, and how hurricanes are ranked using the Saffir-Simpson hurricane scale
Bats by Kris Hirschmann( Book )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn fascinating facts about bats, such as the different types of bats, how they use echolocation, and how they migrate and hibernate. No one teaches science like Ms. Frizzle, and now you can read all about her favorite topics - right from her class notes! Find out the incredible facts about the only flying mammals: bats!
Cervical cancer by Kris Hirschmann( )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses cancer of the cervix, including the role of human papillomaviruses in causing the illness, treatments, and the controversy over vaccinating preteen girls against a sexually-transmitted disease to lower the chance of getting cancer
Montana : the Treasure State by Kris Hirschmann( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the history, geography, people, politics and government, economy, social life and customs, state events and attractions, and notable people of Montana
Utah : the Beehive State by Kris Hirschmann( Book )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and illustrations present the history, geography, people, politics and government, economy, customs, and attractions of Utah
South Dakota, the Mount Rushmore state by Kris Hirschmann( Book )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the history, geography, people, government, economy, social life and customs, and state events and attractions of South Dakota
Sea stars by Kris Hirschmann( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics, behavior, predators, and life cycle of the sea star, also known as the starfish
Rays by Kris Hirschmann( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics, behavior, defense mechanisms, and life cycle of the ray, a close relative of the shark
Jonathan Ive : designer of the iPod by Kris Hirschmann( Book )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the life and achievements of Jonathan Ive, Covers his childhood, education, and career with Apple Computer, Inc., and his success designing the iPod
Humpback whales by Kris Hirschmann( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the physical features, environment, eating habits, life cycle of the humpback whale, as well as the dangers they face and their unique way of communicating
It's wet out! by Kris Hirschmann( )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces how different types of precipitation form and the dangers and benefits they provide
It's cloudy! by Kris Hirschmann( )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the concept of cloud formation, explaining evaporation, water vapor, the four ways air rises, dew point, condensation, and the formation of cloud droplets
The dog : is a paw a foot? : all about measurement by Kris Hirschmann( Book )

4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using pictures of dogs, teaches young readers the difference between inches, feet, and yards
It's windy! by Kris Hirschmann( )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces concepts relating to what causes wind, as well as where certain winds blow and why they occur there
 
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LEGO toysForecasting!QuicksandMoray eelsTwister!Hurricane!BatsCervical cancer
Alternative Names
Hirschmann, Kristine.

Hirschmann, Kristine 1967-

Languages
English (66)