WorldCat Identities

Poole, Lynn

Overview
Works: 377 works in 531 publications in 9 languages and 7,182 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  History 
Roles: Author
Classifications: DF212.S4, 913.0310922
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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 Poole( Book )

5 editions published between 1966 and 1967 in English and held by 816 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scientists who changed the world, by Lynn and Gray Poole by Lynn Poole( Book )

6 editions published between 1960 and 1965 in English and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portraits of seventeen pioneers from Hippocrates to Einstein who have opened new frontiers in their various fields of science
Insect-eating plants by Lynn Poole( Book )

2 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 419 WorldCat member 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
Carbon-14 : and other science methods that date the past by Lynn Poole( Book )

6 editions published between 1961 and 1967 in 3 languages and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Men who pioneered inventions by Lynn Poole( Book )

2 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member 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
History of ancient Olympic games by Lynn Poole( Book )

16 editions published between 1963 and 1965 in English and German and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Volcanoes in action : science and legend by Lynn Poole( Book )

4 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 301 WorldCat member 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 )

4 editions published between 1961 and 1988 in English and Chinese and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains how icebergs form and where they are found, and discusses the work of the International Ice Patrol
Science via television by Lynn Poole( Book )

7 editions published between 1950 and 1966 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Men who dig up history by Lynn Poole( Book )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member 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
Doctors who saved lives, by Lynn and Gray Poole by Lynn Poole( Book )

3 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member 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
Fireflies in nature and the laboratory by Lynn Poole( Book )

2 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member 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 )

6 editions published between 1963 and 1964 in 3 languages and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scientists who work with astronauts by Lynn Poole( Book )

9 editions published between 1964 and 1967 in 3 languages and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frontiers of science by Lynn Poole( Book )

11 editions published between 1958 and 1965 in English and Spanish and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifteen short articles on subjects such as atomic waste, electronic calculators, weather forecasting, and the physical causes of mental illness
Deep in caves and caverns by Lynn Poole( Book )

4 editions published between 1962 and 1966 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Weird and wonderful ants by Lynn Poole( Book )

7 editions published between 1961 and 1963 in English and Swedish and held by 152 WorldCat member 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."
Scientists who work with cameras by Lynn Poole( Book )

4 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Your trip into space by Lynn Poole( Book )

13 editions published between 1953 and 1977 in 3 languages and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diving for science by Lynn Poole( Book )

8 editions published between 1955 and 1963 in 3 languages and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Lynn Poole American TV producer and popular science writer

Poole, Gray

Poole, Gray J.

Poole, Gray Johnson

Poole, Lynn

Poole, Lynn and Gray.

Poole, Lynn D. 1910-1969

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