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Schrotter, Gustav

Overview
Works: 42 works in 77 publications in 1 language and 4,171 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Literature  History  Fiction  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Historical fiction  Young adult works  Graphic novels  War stories 
Roles: Illustrator, Artist
Classifications: PZ10.Z5, 523.6
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Most widely held works by Gustav Schrotter
The universe by Herbert S Zim( Book )

7 editions published between 1961 and 1973 in English and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the changing concepts and theories of the universe from early myths to scientists' current methods for measuring the distance to and size of other galaxies
Your heart and how it works by Herbert S Zim( Book )

3 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the development of the heart to the four-chambered heart of a mammal, heart muscle, various aspects of its beat, blood pressure, the valves of the heart, and diseases and defects which can affect this all-important organ
Comets by Herbert S Zim( Book )

6 editions published between 1957 and 1970 in English and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents facts about many aspects of comets: their heads, orbits, weight, tails, elements, speed, origin, and deaths
Shooting stars by Herbert S Zim( Book )

4 editions published between 1958 and 1968 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses some famous meteorites, what happens when they hit the earth, the elements of which they are composed, what their source may have been, different types of meteorites, their speed and movement, and meteor swarms
Diamonds by Herbert S Zim( Book )

2 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers some famous diamonds, diamond fields, the hardness of the stones, refraction, cutting a gem, industrial diamonds, and synthetic diamonds
Volcanoes in action : science and legend by L Poole( Book )

2 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 267 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
Robert Boyle : founder of modern chemistry by Harry Sootin( Book )

2 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the great English chemist "often regarded as the 'founder of modern chemistry' because he was a firm believer in the experiment rather than theory ... Boyle's best-known achievement is the Law that bears his name today--'Boyles's Law, ' which states that relation between the pressure and volume of gases." Publisher's note
Express to the stars : rockets in action by Homer E Newell( Book )

2 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rockets in action - all phases of space rockets, what they are, how they work and what the historical development of their field has been
Avalanche! by Anna Rutgers Van der Loeff-Basenau( Book )

5 editions published between 1958 and 1966 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

People in the tiny Swiss village lived in fear of avalanches that might roar down the mountain slopes. Then one night when the village lay sleeping, an avalanche struck!
Discovering dinosaurs by Glenn Orlando Blough( Book )

3 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains about certain kinds of dinosaurs, how and when they lived, and how we learn about them
Wheels by Alice Fleming( Book )

1 edition published in 1960 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Understanding light : the science of visible and invisible rays by Beulah Tannenbaum( Book )

2 editions published between 1960 and 1963 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The authors include material on natural light, luminous or cold light, ancient theories of light from Pythagoras to the modern Einstein, the eye and its relation of light, artifical sources of light, and future used in solar batteries and photo-electric cells. [Experiments ar included]." Huntting
Let's go to the first Independence Day by Mary Jo Borreson( Book )

1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Let's go to the U.S. Mint by Bernard Rosenfield( Book )

1 edition published in 1960 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows how U.S. coins are made and safeguarded at the main United States Mint in Philadelphia
Ballooning in the space age by Lynn Poole( Book )

2 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Let's go to the Capitol by Bernard Rosenfield( Book )

1 edition published in 1959 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the U.S. Capitol, the building in Washington D.C. where the Senators and Representatives of Congress work and make decisions about the laws of the country
Astronomy in action by Robert S Richardson( Book )

1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Let's go to the F.B.I. by Bernard Rosenfield( Book )

2 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses what a visitor to the F.B.I. might encounter on a tour, from the exhibit rooms to the laboratories and firing range
The red badge of courage by Ken Fitch( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comic book adaptation of the novel, followed by an essay
The river showfolks by Electa Clark( Book )

1 edition published in 1957 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the Cliffs, a family of showboat players who played the Mississippi in the 1830's from Cincinnati to New Orleans
 
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