WorldCat Identities

Fenton, Carroll Lane 1900-1969

Overview
Works: 111 works in 385 publications in 2 languages and 14,929 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Popular works  Identification guides 
Roles: Author
Classifications: QE711, 560
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Carroll Lane Fenton
The fossil book : a record of prehistoric life by Carroll Lane Fenton( Book )

22 editions published between 1958 and 1996 in English and held by 2,409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The story of life during the past two billion years. . . Here the Fentons tell what fossils are, where they are found, what they mean, and how they are related to plants, animals, and other creatures living on earth today."
The rock book by Carroll Lane Fenton( Book )

26 editions published between 1940 and 2003 in English and held by 1,515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Information on the rocks of the world, with practical chapters on rock hunting and collecting. Illustrated with five pages in full color, 48 pages of photographs and 40 line drawings
Giants of geology by Carroll Lane Fenton( Book )

13 editions published between 1952 and 1956 in English and held by 1,074 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tales told by fossils by Carroll Lane Fenton( Book )

10 editions published between 1966 and 1974 in English and held by 711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the great geologists by Carroll Lane Fenton( Book )

10 editions published between 1945 and 1969 in English and held by 586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rocks and their stories by Carroll Lane Fenton( Book )

4 editions published in 1951 in English and Undetermined and held by 551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the formation, location, and differences in rocks, stones, and minerals and how to collect specimens
Our amazing earth by Carroll Lane Fenton( Book )

19 editions published between 1938 and 1956 in English and Undetermined and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mountains by Carroll Lane Fenton( Book )

6 editions published between 1942 and 1969 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Animals that help us; the story of domestic animals by Carroll Lane Fenton( Book )

6 editions published between 1959 and 1973 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the way various animals became domesticated and their uses to man. Includes dogs, sheep, horses, reindeer, elephants, and others
Fruits we eat by Carroll Lane Fenton( Book )

5 editions published between 1961 and 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the origin, cultivation, distribution, characteristics, and development of fruits of many kinds
Plants that feed us : the story of grains and vegetables by Carroll Lane Fenton( Book )

9 editions published between 1956 and 1962 in English and Undetermined and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history of common grains and vegetables from their wild state to their cultivation by man
Life long ago; the story of fossils by Carroll Lane Fenton( Book )

8 editions published between 1937 and 1965 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Records the history of the ancestors of our present animal life, and describes the fossils of fishes, plants, reptiles and birds. Grades 6-9
Reptiles and their world by Carroll Lane Fenton( Book )

5 editions published between 1961 and 1978 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A description of the types, habits, habitats, and usefulness of reptiles
Worlds in the sky by Carroll Lane Fenton( Book )

6 editions published between 1950 and 1963 in English and Undetermined and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to space-traveling asteroids, satellites, comets, meteor swarms, stars, and planets
Our changing weather by Carroll Lane Fenton( Book )

4 editions published in 1954 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trees and their world by Carroll Lane Fenton( Book )

4 editions published between 1957 and 1962 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the study of trees, how they grow their fruit, and their propagation
Cliff dwellers of Walnut Canyon by Carroll Lane Fenton( Book )

3 editions published in 1960 in English and Undetermined and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells of a tribe of cliff dwellers who lived in Arizona some 800 years ago
In prehistoric seas by Carroll Lane Fenton( Book )

6 editions published between 1962 and 1964 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes prehistoric seas that once covered North America and the creatures that lived in them. Examines many sea shells, fossils, and shell fish found on beaches today and tells how they have modified in shape or function since prehistoric times
Our living world by Carroll Lane Fenton( Book )

12 editions published between 1943 and 1956 in German and English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prehistoric world : stories of animal life in past ages by Carroll Lane Fenton( Book )

5 editions published between 1954 and 1970 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The rock book
Alternative Names
Carroll Lane Fenton American scientist

Fenton, C. L.

Fenton, Carroll L.

Lane Fenton Carroll

Lane Fenton, Carroll 1900-1969

Languages
English (170)

German (7)

Covers
The rock book