Most widely held works about Lynn Poole
Most widely held works by Lynn Poole
One passion, two loves; the story of Heinrich and Sophia Schliemann, discoverers of Troy, by Lynn and Gray Poole by Lynn Poole ( Book )
1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 878 libraries worldwide
Scientists who changed the world, by Lynn and Gray Poole by Lynn Poole ( Book )
1 edition published in 1960 in English and held by 665 libraries worldwide
Insect-eating plants by Lynn Poole ( Book )
2 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 477 libraries worldwide
Describes the appearance and life processes of insectivorous plants. Includes instructions for maintaining a terrarium, a sample from a plant watching journal, and a list of places where these plants may be bought.
Men who pioneered inventions by Lynn Poole ( Book )
2 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 408 libraries worldwide
Brief biographies emphasizing the major inventions and scientific contributions of seventeen inventors. Included are Galaleo Galilei, James Watt, Karl Benz, and Thomas Edison.
Carbon-14 : and other science methods that date the past by Lynn Poole ( Book )
6 editions published between 1961 and 1962 in English and Arabic and held by 401 libraries worldwide
History of ancient Olympic games by Lynn Poole ( Book )
8 editions published between 1963 and 1965 in English and held by 354 libraries worldwide
Volcanoes in action : science and legend by Lynn Poole ( Book )
3 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 324 libraries worldwide
Descriptions of violent volcanic activity including Paricutin, Vesuvius, Pelee, Mazama, Katmai and Mauna Loa. The author explains the scientific nature of these eruptions and includes something of the folklore and beliefs involved in them.
Danger! Icebergs ahead by Lynn Poole ( Book )
3 editions published between 1961 and 1988 in English and Chinese and held by 316 libraries worldwide
Explains how icebergs form and where they are found, and discusses the work of the International Ice Patrol.
Doctors who saved lives / by Lynn and Gray Poole by Lynn Poole ( Book )
1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 277 libraries worldwide
Includes material on Girolamo Fracastoro, Paracelsus, Fabricius, Thomas Addison, Pierre Louis, James Marion Sims, Rudolf Virchow, Emil Theodor Kocher, David Ferrier, Paul Ehrlich, John Jacob Abel, Alexis Carrel, Frederick Grant Banting, Alexander Fleming, Howard Walter Florey, and Ernst Boris Chain.
Men who dig up history by Lynn Poole ( Book )
1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 265 libraries worldwide
Professional portraits of ten scientists currently involved in archaeological digs ranging from Masada, Israel, to the Arctic Circle: Yigael Yadin, George F. Bass, Sir Mortimer Wheeler, Gordon Randolph Willey, Oscar Broneer, Nils-Gustaf Gejvall, Max E. L. Mallowan, Willard F. Libby, Douglas Dorland Anderson, and Emil W. Haury.
Science via television by Lynn Poole ( Book )
7 editions published between 1950 and 1966 in English and held by 262 libraries worldwide
Scientists who work with astronauts by Lynn Poole ( Book )
7 editions published between 1964 and 1983 in 4 languages and held by 223 libraries worldwide
Fireflies in nature and the laboratory by Lynn Poole ( Book )
2 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 213 libraries worldwide
Discusses fireflies, glowworms, and other bioluminescent plants and animals and gives a history of research into bioluminescence.
Scientists who work outdoors by Lynn Poole ( Book )
2 editions published between 1963 and 1964 in French and English and held by 198 libraries worldwide
Deep in caves and caverns by Lynn Poole ( Book )
4 editions published between 1962 and 1966 in English and held by 191 libraries worldwide
Weird and wonderful ants by Lynn Poole ( Book )
5 editions published between 1961 and 1963 in English and Swedish and held by 168 libraries worldwide
An "introduction to the social ants, showing them at their daily tasks of feeding and raising the young, getting ready for winter, and protecting themselves against invaders. In addition there are many unusual ants found throughout the world: the cowherders, the parasol ants, the army ants, and the carpenter ants."
Frontiers of science by Lynn Poole ( Book )
5 editions published between 1958 and 1965 in English and held by 166 libraries worldwide
Fifteen short articles on subjects such as atomic waste, electronic calculators, weather forecasting, and the physical causes of mental illness.
Scientists who work with cameras by Lynn Poole ( Book )
2 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 156 libraries worldwide
The magnificent traitor; a novel of Alcibiades and the Golden Age of Pericles by Lynn Poole ( Book )
1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 155 libraries worldwide
Your trip into space by Lynn Poole ( Book )
9 editions published between 1953 and 1958 in English and German and held by 132 libraries worldwide
Alcibiades Animal behavior Antiquities Ants Archaeologists Balloon ascensions Ballooning Biography Bioluminescence Carnivorous plants Criminal investigation Deep diving Electronics Employees Excavations (Archaeology) Fiction Fireflies Generals Germany Greece Greece--Athens History Hot air balloons Icebergs Insects Inventors Juvenile works Marine biology Medical electronics Medicine Middle East--Troy (Extinct city) Naturalists Ocean bottom Olympics Photography--Scientific applications Physicians Radiocarbon dating Schliemann, Heinrich,--1822-1890 Schliemann, Sophie Kastromenos Science Science--Study and teaching Scientists Space flight Speleology Statesmen Television broadcasting Turkey United States United States.--National Aeronautics and Space Administration Volcanoes