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Warshofsky, Fred

Overview
Works: 77 works in 247 publications in 6 languages and 5,179 library holdings
Genres: History  Popular works  Naval history  Documentary films 
Roles: Author, Director, Scenarist, Author of screenplay
Classifications: QP461, 612.85
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Fred Warshofsky
Sound and hearing by S. S Stevens( Book )

56 editions published between 1900 and 1991 in English and Dutch and held by 1,728 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the physical nature of sound and the way in which ear and brain responds to vibration
The control of life by Fred Warshofsky( Book )

9 editions published between 1969 and 1976 in 3 languages and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book discusses how scientists have made breakthroughs in biology that allow them to create or prolong life
The chip war : the battle for the world of tomorrow by Fred Warshofsky( Book )

5 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stealing time : the new science of aging by Fred Warshofsky( Book )

4 editions published in 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Stealing Time is about how and why we age. Research exploring new frontiers on the cellular and genetic levels is providing astonishing insights into the aging process, with evolution and natural selection explaining why some species age more slowly than others and some not at all. Warshofsky also examines the new paradigm of aging: a long life need not be one of disease and decline. He discusses in detail the recent discoveries that have extended the lives of animals and how this breakthrough information offers soon-to-be-realized methods of extending human life. Book jacket."--BOOK JACKET
The new age of exploration by Fred Warshofsky( Book )

6 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This book has its genesis in the CBS News television series, The 21st century."
Doomsday : the science of catastrophe by Fred Warshofsky( Book )

10 editions published between 1977 and 1979 in English and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The patent wars : the battle to own the world's technology by Fred Warshofsky( Book )

7 editions published in 1994 in 3 languages and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The patent game becomes more complicated with the development of each new product and technology. Nowhere is the phenomenon more evident than in software, semiconductors, and biotechnology. Warshofsky delves into each of these highly sophisticated industries. In the software industry, for instance, Warshofsky dissects patent battles such as Apple v. Microsoft and Borland v. Lotus that have made front-page headlines. The Patent Wars is the first book to take an incisive look at this new business offensive and its consequences, including hackers and piracy in cyberspace. As more and more companies deliberately strive to prohibit competition and innovation, this stimulating and highly informative book will become essential reading for people in business and finance, technology-watchers, and policymakers
The rebuilt man : the story of spare-parts surgery by Fred Warshofsky( Book )

7 editions published between 1960 and 1965 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Suppose the vital organs, the irreplaceable mechanisms of life, were replaceable? If a heart wore out, install a new one. If a liver or kidneys deteriorated, discard them for fresh and vigorous substitutes. Diseased or injured parts of the body, including some of its vital organs, can now be replaced. The replacements can be of metal and plastic or natural organs and tissues from animals and human beings. This bold approach to the preservation of life is a brilliant blend of science, mechanics, and art called transplantation. Its eventual applications seem unlimited, it present problems enormous, its current progress encouraging. - p. 1-2
Poisons in the air by Edward Edelson( Book )

4 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Target moon by Fred Warshofsky( Book )

5 editions published in 1966 in English and French and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Schall und Gehör by S. S Stevens( Book )

2 editions published in 1970 in German and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Schall / Hören
Sonido y audición by S. S Stevens( Book )

14 editions published between 1965 and 1989 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anchors aweigh : the U.S. Navy story by Fred Warshofsky( Visual )

4 editions published between 1982 and 1988 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stirring account of the development of the U.S. naval forces from the Revolution to the Vietnamese War
WAR UNDER WAVES by Fred Warshofsky( )

2 editions published in 2019 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

War under the waves by Fred Warshofsky( Book )

3 editions published between 1962 and 1964 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 21st century; the new age of exploration by Fred Warshofsky( Book )

3 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le Son et l'audition by S. S Stevens( Book )

9 editions published between 1966 and 1974 in French and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Schall und Gehör by S. S Stevens( Book )

2 editions published between 1977 and 1980 in German and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Citizen soldiers-- : the U.S. Army story( Visual )

3 editions published between 1985 and 1991 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces history and achievements of the U.S. Army from its revolutionary beginnings to the present
Epidemic detectives; cases from the files of the Epidemic Intelligence Service of the United States Public Health Service by Fred Warshofsky( Book )

4 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Stealing time : the new science of aging
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The patent wars : the battle to own the world's technology
Alternative Names
바르쇼프스키, 프레드 1931-

바르숖스키, 프레드 1931-

ウォーショフスキー, フレッド

ワルショフスキー, フレッド

Languages
English (125)

Spanish (14)

French (11)

German (4)

Danish (1)

Dutch (1)