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Harrison, George Russell 1898-1979

Overview
Works: 102 works in 389 publications in 9 languages and 5,448 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Handbooks and manuals 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Arranger
Classifications: QC453, 530
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Most widely held works about George Russell Harrison
  • by John C Slater( )
  • Harrison, George R by Yale University( )
  • by Samuel A Goudsmit( )
  • by Henry Norris Russell( )
  • Papers by Philip M Morse( )
  • Records by Massachusetts Institute of Technology( )
  • Papers by Dorothy W Weeks( )
  • Papers by Robert R Shrock( )
  • Agency history record by Massachusetts Institute of Technology( )
  • Papers by Norbert Wiener( )
  • Records by Massachusetts Institute of Technology( )
  • Papers by Harold L Hazen( )
 
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Most widely held works by George Russell Harrison
Massachusetts Institute of Technology wavelength tables : with intensities in arc, spark, or discharge tube of more than 100,000 spectrum lines most strongly emitted by the atomic elements under normal conditions of excitation between 10,000 A. and 2000 A., arranged in order of decreasing wavelengths by Massachusetts Institute of Technology( Book )

36 editions published between 1939 and 1991 in English and held by 915 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains 110,000 wavelength entries from the 1939 edition with corrections or changes indicated by a line through the entry. Read the introduction to the 1969 edition for further explanation. Wavelengths in the range of 10,000-2,000 A are covered
Practical spectroscopy by George Russell Harrison( Book )

52 editions published between 1948 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 777 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

appendixes
Atoms in action : the world of creative physics by George Russell Harrison( Book )

36 editions published between 1939 and 1951 in English and Undetermined and held by 641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What man may be; the human side of science by George Russell Harrison( Book )

24 editions published between 1953 and 1990 in English and Chinese and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An investigation of the chemistry and physiology of humans
The conquest of energy by George Russell Harrison( Book )

4 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first book of wool by Betty Cavanna( Book )

2 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how sheep are raised and sheared, how the wool is spun and made into fabric, and the pros and cons of wool as a fiber
Applied physics by C. Guy Suits( Book )

4 editions published in 1948 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Electronics, a history of Divisions 13 and 15 and the Committee on Propagation, NDRC, ed. by C. G. Suits, with a forward by K. T. Compton.-Optics, a history of Divisions 16 and 17, NDRC, by H. K. Stephenson and E. L. Jones, ed. by G. R. Harrison.-Metallurgy, a history of Division 18, NDRC, by Louis Jordan
The first book of energy by George Russell Harrison( Book )

5 editions published between 1965 and 1967 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to energy, from the simple act of exerting force to move an object to the complexities of converting the sun's rays into heat and light
The first book of light by George Russell Harrison( Book )

4 editions published between 1962 and 1964 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lasers by George Russell Harrison( Book )

3 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the discovery of lasers, the production of laser beams, and the various ways they are used in industry, medicine, and communications
Wavelength tables with intensities in arc, spark, or discharge tube of more than 100,000 spectrum lines most strongly emitted by the atomic elements under normal conditions of excitation between 10,000 A. and 2000 A. arranged in order of decreasing wavelengths by George Russell Harrison( Book )

51 editions published between 1939 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Massachusetts institute of technology wavelength tables with intensities in arc, spark, or discharge tube of more than 100,00- spectrum lines, most strongly emitted by the atomic elements under normal conditions of excitation between 10,000 A. and 2000 A. arranged in order of decreasing wavelenghts. Measured and compiled under the direction of George R. Harrison ... by staff members of the Spectroscopy laboratory of the Massachusetts institute of technology assisted by the works progress administration. [Cambridge]
The role of science in our modern world by George Russell Harrison( Book )

3 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lucho of Peru by Betty Cavanna( Book )

2 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to Peru through the adventures of an Incan boy--at work, on a trip with his father, and on a visit to a historic Indian village
Arne of Norway by Betty Cavanna( Book )

3 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows life in Norway today in a story, illustrated with photographs, of a boy who goes on a fishing trip to the islands of Svalbard and on a boat trip to the southern city of Bergen, which he has always dreamed of visiting
Lo Chau of Hong Kong by Betty Cavanna( Book )

1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young Chinese boy, who lives in a sampan in Hongkong's harbor and learns English from an elderly tutor, sees the destruction brought to his city by a typhoon and returns a lost wallet which brings him a valuable reward
Doug of Australia by Betty Cavanna( Book )

2 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes life in Australia through a story illustrated with photographs. An eleven-year-old boy who lives in the outback goes on a cattle muster, talks Aboriginal slang, and is left stranded in the desert when his horse runs away while he is searching for a baby calf
Atoms in action by George Russell Harrison( Book )

22 editions published between 1941 and 1949 in 7 languages and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Noko of Japan by Betty Cavanna( Book )

1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes life in Japan through a story illustrated with photographs. A Japanese tomboy resists the traditional role of a girl her age and tries to impress her athletic hero by learning all about the historic places and monuments of her homeland
Chico of Guatemala by Betty Cavanna( Book )

2 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes life in Guatemala through a story illustrated with photographs. Ten-year-old Chico sees volcanic ash send his family to seek work and a home in another village, but they finally return to their beloved mountain home to find that the fertilizer contained in the ash had been a blessing in disguise
Tavi of the South Seas; a boy in Bora Bora by Betty Cavanna( Book )

3 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two youths of Bora Bora introduce the reader to these tropical islands when they borrow an outrigger and launch into an innocent adventure that becomes a dangerous one
 
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Massachusetts Institute of Technology wavelength tables : with intensities in arc, spark, or discharge tube of more than 100,000 spectrum lines most strongly emitted by the atomic elements under normal conditions of excitation between 10,000 A. and 2000 A., arranged in order of decreasing wavelengthsWavelength tables with intensities in arc, spark, or discharge tube of more than 100,000 spectrum lines most strongly emitted by the atomic elements under normal conditions of excitation between 10,000 A. and 2000 A. arranged in order of decreasing wavelengths
Alternative Names
George R. Harrison American physicist

Harrison, George R.

Harrison, George R. 1898-

Harrison, George R. 1898-1979

Harrison, George R. (George Russell), 1898-

Harrison, George R. (George Russell), 1898-1979

Harrison , George Russell

Russell Harrison , George

Russell Harrison, George 1898-1979

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Wavelength tables with intensities in arc, spark, or discharge tube of more than 100,000 spectrum lines most strongly emitted by the atomic elements under normal conditions of excitation between 10,000 A. and 2000 A. arranged in order of decreasing wavelengths