WorldCat Identities

Hirsch, S. Carl

Overview
Works: 21 works in 66 publications in 4 languages and 5,030 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Biography 
Roles: Author
Classifications: QC92.5, 389.152
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by S. Carl Hirsch
Meter means measure: the story of the metric system by S. Carl Hirsch( Book )

4 editions published between 1973 and 1996 in English and held by 660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the creation and development of the metric system and explains why its adoption by the United States is both inevitable and desirable
Printing from a stone : the story of lithography by S. Carl Hirsch( Book )

8 editions published between 1967 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of the invention and influence of lithography, printing from a flat surface, as a process for works of art and as a method of commercial printing
The riddle of racism by S. Carl Hirsch( Book )

2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history of research on race, showing how it both influenced and was influenced by the political and social significance of race in United States history
Famous American Indians of the Plains by S. Carl Hirsch( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the history, culture, and legends of the major Plains tribes and the effects of their contact with the white man
The living community : a venture into ecology by S. Carl Hirsch( )

13 editions published between 1966 and 1978 in 3 languages and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stilts by S. Carl Hirsch( Book )

2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the functional and recreational uses of stilts around the world throughout history and gives instructions for making and walking on them
Mapmakers of America; from the age of discovery to the space era by S. Carl Hirsch( Book )

4 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the experiences and methods of eight expeditions undertaken to chart the American wilderness from Coronado's search for Cibola in 1540 to John Wesley Powell's journey down the Colorado River in 1869
Guardians of tomorrow : pioneers in ecology by S. Carl Hirsch( Book )

4 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brief biographies of eight American pioneers in conservation and ecology: Henry David Thoreau, George Perkins Marsh, Frederick Law Olmsted, John Muir, Gifford Pinchot, George Norris, Aldo Leopold, and Rachel Carson
Famous American revolutionary war heroes by S. Carl Hirsch( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the Boston Massacre through the Battle of Yorktown, traces the wartime activities of eight Revolutionary War heroes central to the American cause
On course Navigating in sea, air, and space by S. Carl Hirsch( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history of navigation from the time of the Greeks to present day explorations of deep space
Theater of the night : what we do and do not know about dreams by S. Carl Hirsch( Book )

2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines past and present attitudes towards the phenomenon of dreaming, current dream research, and myths and legends associated with dreams
He and she : how males and females behave by S. Carl Hirsch( Book )

2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines and compares the differences and similarities in the behavior patterns of the male and female in various animal species including human beings
The globe for the space age by S. Carl Hirsch( Book )

6 editions published between 1963 and 1971 in English and Japanese and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is automation by S. Carl Hirsch( Book )

3 editions published between 1964 and 1965 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cities are people by S. Carl Hirsch( Book )

4 editions published in 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the development of such cities as Rome and London, Philadelphia, Boston and other United States cities; presents the problems that urban areas must deal with, including slums, ghettos, pollution and traffic; and discusses the movement to suburbs, urban renewal, new cities, and the problems and goals of city planning
Fourscore ... and more; the life span of man by S. Carl Hirsch( Book )

3 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Racism in America by S. Carl Hirsch( Book )

2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history of research on race, showing how it both influenced and was influenced by the political and social significance of race in United States history
Esto es automatización by S. Carl Hirsch( Book )

1 edition published in 1966 in Spanish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

S. Carl Hirsch papers by S. Carl Hirsch( )

in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The collection includes corrected typescripts (some with front matter, one in part photocopy), galley sheets, corrected galley proofs (some in photocopy), glossy prints, correspondence, notes, articles
Cities are people S. Carl Hirsch by S. Carl Hirsch( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Hirsch, S. C. 1913-

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