WorldCat Identities

Kavaler, Lucy

Overview
Works: 24 works in 113 publications in 4 languages and 7,096 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Popular works 
Roles: Author
Classifications: GC21, 574.92
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Most widely held works by Lucy Kavaler
Mushrooms, molds, and miracles : the strange realm of fungi by Lucy Kavaler( Book )

25 editions published between 1965 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Freezing point; cold as a matter of life and death by Lucy Kavaler( Book )

9 editions published between 1970 and 1972 in English and held by 844 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Astors; a family chronicle of pomp and power by Lucy Kavaler( Book )

8 editions published between 1966 and 2000 in English and held by 615 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of the famous family whose founder in America, John Jacob Astor, became our first millionaire
Noise: the new menace by Lucy Kavaler( Book )

11 editions published between 1974 and 1977 in 3 languages and held by 587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A matter of degree : heat, life, and death by Lucy Kavaler( Book )

4 editions published in 1981 in English and German and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A survey of the relationship between heat and the environment examines human psychological and physiological reactions, the role of heat in medicine, the responses of plants and animals, and more
The wonders of fungi by Lucy Kavaler( Book )

3 editions published between 1964 and 1968 in English and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surveys the versatility of fungi, plants that can cure or kill, can provide food or become parasites, and can be grown under almost any conditions
The wonders of algae by Lucy Kavaler( Book )

2 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surveys the many uses of algae, the simplest form of existing life and a chief source of food for space travelers
Green magic : algae rediscovered by Lucy Kavaler( Book )

2 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the characteristics of algae, where it is found, and its many uses
The dangers of noise by Lucy Kavaler( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the seriously detrimental effects of noise on people and the environment
The secret lives of the Edmonts by Lucy Kavaler( Book )

5 editions published between 1989 and 2001 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dangerous air by Lucy Kavaler( Book )

2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the problem of air pollution throughout the world. Suggests methods of purifying the atmosphere and alternatives to present imprudent pollution practices
Heroes & lovers by Lucy Kavaler( Book )

2 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman embarks on a crusade to save the reputation of her great-grandfather, a famous polar explorer on whom a New York newsman is planning an expose. The more she digs, the more tarnished her hero's image becomes. Not only was he unfaithful to his wife, he double-crossed the woman he was having an affair with by claiming to have reached the South Pole ahead of her. A look at the reality behind a man's fame
The Astors; an American legend by Lucy Kavaler( Book )

4 editions published between 1966 and 1968 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The private world of high society by Lucy Kavaler( Book )

7 editions published between 1960 and 1961 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cold against disease by Lucy Kavaler( Book )

2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The use of cold therapy in the fight against disease and in other medical treatment, is discussed in this book
Life battles cold by Lucy Kavaler( Book )

2 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the adaptation of animals, man, and microbes to cold climates
The artificial world around us by Lucy Kavaler( Book )

4 editions published between 1963 and 1967 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Astors: a family chronicle by Lucy Kavaler( Book )

8 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les fabuleux Astor, une extraordinaire dynastie by Lucy Kavaler( Book )

2 editions published in 1968 in French and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sea by Leonard Engel( Book )

3 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An interesting exposition and survey of oceanography and marine biology. Here currents, tide, underwater topography are discussed. Photographs are beautiful, and drawings are instructive
 
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Alternative Names
Kavaler, Lucy 1930-

Kavaler, Lucy E.

Kavaler, Lucy Estrin

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