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Engdahl, Sylvia

Overview
Works: 91 works in 285 publications in 9 languages and 25,071 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Popular works  Science fiction  Sources  History 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: PZ7.E6985, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Sylvia Engdahl
Enchantress from the stars by Sylvia Engdahl( Book )

44 editions published between 1970 and 2008 in 9 languages and held by 2,467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three civilizations from different planets in widely varying stages of development clash in what could be either a mutually disastrous or beneficial encounter
The far side of evil by Sylvia Engdahl( Book )

12 editions published between 1971 and 2005 in English and held by 817 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl from an advanced civilization is sent as an observer to a planet whose people have not yet learned to control their use of atomic power. Sequel to Enchantress from the Stars
Online social networking( Book )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays debate the issue of online social networking on sites such as MySpace and Facebook, discussing how it is changing society, who uses the sites, and their use by teens and children both at home and in schools and libraries
Prescription drugs( Book )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 673 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Authors debate issues on prescription drugs from the safety and effectiveness of prescription drugs to the promotion and marketing of new products to the cost of prescription medications
Enchantress from the stars by Sylvia Engdahl( )

10 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When young Elana unexpectedly joins the team leaving the spaceship to study the planet Andrecia, she becomes an integral part of an adventure involving three very different civilizations, each one centered on the third planet from the star in its own solar system
Blogs( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays debate whether blogs are of value to the public, have significant impact on American politics, and how they affect American culture
This star shall abide by Sylvia Engdahl( Book )

4 editions published between 1972 and 1974 in English and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When he rebels against the tyranny of the ruling Scholars, Noren, a village boy, is labeled a heretic and sent to them for punishment
Vaccines( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Energy alternatives by Sylvia Engdahl( Book )

5 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection of article pro and con on energy alternatives examines whether alternative energy sources can effectively replace fossil fuels, the extent to which the benefits of wind power outweigh its disadvantages, whether utility-scale solar power is a practical alternative energy source, and the advantages and disadvantages of other energy sources
Domestic wiretapping( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers the various controversies about wiretapping
Assisted suicide( Book )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the legal and ethical issues involving assisted suicide, including if it should be legalized, if it conflicts with people's moral convictions, and if legalization would lead to more deaths
Forensic technology( Book )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Product Description: Each anthology is composed of a wide spectrum of primary sources written by many of the foremost authorities in their respective fields. This unique approach provides students with a concise view of divergent opinions on each topic. Extensive book and periodical bibliographies and a list of organizations to contact are also included
Prisons( Book )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Overview: The Current Controversies series examines today's most important social and political issues. Each volume presents a diverse selection of primary sources representing all sides of the debate in question
Obesity( Book )

5 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Opposing Viewpoints: Obesity: Opposing Viewpoints is the leading source for libraries and classrooms in need of current-issue materials. The viewpoints are selected from a wide range of highly respected sources and publications"--
Journey between worlds by Sylvia Engdahl( Book )

9 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in English and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To prove her independence to her boyfriend, Melinda decides to go to Mars on a pleasure trip--an impromptu decision that changes her entire way of life
Scientific research by Sylvia Engdahl( Book )

4 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Opposing Viewpoints is the leading source for libraries and classrooms in need of current-issue materials. The viewpoints are selected from a wide range of highly respected sources and publications"
Amendments XVIII and XXI : Prohibition and repeal by Sylvia Engdahl( Book )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the Publisher's Website: A well-rounded social studies education is grounded in an understanding of how the Constitution-the blueprint for a democratic society-works. Each volume begins with the amendment text (accompanied by a student-friendly translation). Chapters put the amendment in historical context, examine how it has been tested in the courts and presents current controversies and debates. Reflecting provisions in both the national and state curriculum standards, these volumes provide primary and secondary sources that examine the roots of constitutional democracy as well as how the interpretation of the Constitution has evolved throughout American history. The series also explores the meaning of citizenship as well as its rights and responsibilities
Amendment XIV : equal protection( Book )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the Publisher's Website: A well-rounded social studies education is grounded in an understanding of how the Constitution-the blueprint for a democratic society-works. Each volume begins with the amendment text (accompanied by a student-friendly translation). Chapters put the amendment in historical context, examine how it has been tested in the courts and presents current controversies and debates. Reflecting provisions in both the national and state curriculum standards, these volumes provide primary and secondary sources that examine the roots of constitutional democracy as well as how the interpretation of the Constitution has evolved throughout American history. The series also explores the meaning of citizenship as well as its rights and responsibilities
Sleep disorders( Book )

5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses different types of sleep disorders as well as the various causes and treatments available
Extraterrestrial life( Book )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contributors to this intriguing anthology explore whether there is life beyond Earth, the role of science in hunting for extraterrestrial life, the mystery of UFOs, and the potential impact of contact with otherworldly life forms
 
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Enchantress from the stars
Alternative Names
Engdahl, Sylvia

Engdahl, Sylvia 1933-

Engdahl, Sylvia L.

Engdahl, Sylvia Louise.

Sylvia Engdahl Amerikaans schrijfster

Sylvia Engdahl amerikansk författare

Sylvia Engdahl amerikansk skribent

Sylvia Engdahl US-amerikanische Science-Fiction-Autorin

Sylvia Louise Engdahl

엥달, 실비아 루이즈 1933-

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The far side of evilOnline social networkingPrescription drugsBlogsVaccinesDomestic wiretappingAssisted suicideForensic technology