WorldCat Identities

Wright, Helen 1914-1997

Overview
Works: 73 works in 349 publications in 2 languages and 11,500 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Biographies  Folklore  Popular works 
Roles: Editor, Author, Other
Classifications: Q111, 508
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Helen Wright
 
Most widely held works by Helen Wright
The new treasury of science by Harlow Shapley( Book )

2 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... a panoramic view of the modern man's universe, drawn from almost a hundred sources, containing information on current developments in rocketry and space exploration, nuclear physics, radio astronomy, evolution and human heredity."--Cover
Explorer of the universe : a biography of George Ellery Hale by Helen Wright( Book )

21 editions published between 1966 and 1994 in English and held by 841 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A treasury of science by Harlow Shapley( Book )

54 editions published between 1943 and 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 748 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anthropology by Samuel Berder Rapport( Book )

13 editions published between 1967 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This anthology provides an introductory sampler for the general reader, with essays covering topics from the evolution of man to studies of various primitive cultures
Great adventures in medicine by Samuel Berder Rapport( Book )

8 editions published between 1952 and 1961 in English and Undetermined and held by 648 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The great explorers by Helen Wright( Book )

3 editions published in 1957 in English and held by 635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There is a compulsion which drives men and women to chart the unknown. That an explorer's existence is austere, laborious, and dangerous is often dismissed when explorers and exploration are discussed. The book is considered with both, but not only in the usual geographical sense, but also in an ecological sense, as undersea and space exploration are ... explored. Vivid and immensely readable, the books unfolds a vast narrative with the excitement and romantic aura that have always characterized exploration and explorers
Mathematics by Samuel Berder Rapport( Book )

7 editions published between 1963 and 1964 in English and Undetermined and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science : method and meaning by Samuel Berder Rapport( Book )

20 editions published between 1963 and 1968 in English and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This anthology provides an introductory sampler from the literature of science for the general reader. Topics addressed include the scientific method, the effects of science, and the parallels between science and the humanities
The legacy of George Ellery Hale; evolution of astronomy and scientific institutions, in pictures and documents by Helen Wright( Book )

11 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sweeper in the sky; the life of Maria Mitchell, first woman astronomer in America by Helen Wright( Book )

14 editions published between 1949 and 1959 in English and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Archaeology by Samuel Berder Rapport( Book )

16 editions published between 1963 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Readings in the physical sciences by Harlow Shapley( Book )

5 editions published in 1948 in English and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Palomar, the world's largest telescope by Helen Wright( Book )

9 editions published between 1952 and 1953 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biology by Samuel Berder Rapport( Book )

9 editions published between 1967 and 1968 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Engineering by Samuel Berder Rapport( Book )

14 editions published between 1963 and 1964 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An anthology of illuminating selections that bring to life the most significant and dramatic developments in engineering. It broadly covers the birth of engineering in the ancient world through developments during the middle of the twentieth century
Astronomy by Samuel Berder Rapport( Book )

6 editions published between 1964 and 1968 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The amazing world of medicine by Helen Wright( Book )

7 editions published between 1961 and 1962 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An anthology which traces the outstanding developments in the history of medical science, from the "cures" of the medicine man to the present tests of human stamina in space
To the moon! by Hamilton Wright( Book )

2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Physics by Samuel Berder Rapport( Book )

7 editions published between 1964 and 1965 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays on basic subject for the scientist and the layman
Great adventures in nursing by Helen Wright( Book )

5 editions published between 1960 and 1970 in English and Arabic and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stories from fact and fiction illustrate the fascinating and adventurous career of nursing
 
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Explorer of the universe : a biography of George Ellery Hale
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Alternative Names
Greuter, Helen Wright

Greuter, Helen Wright 1914-1997

Greuter, Mary Wright 1914-1997

Mary Helen Wright Greuter Amerikaans astronome (1914-1997)

Mary Helen Wright Greuter Astrónoma

Mary Helen Wright Greuter Astronomer

Wright, Helen, 1914-

Wright, Mary Helen

Wright, Mary Helen 1914-

Wright, Mary Helen 1914-1997

ماري هيلين رايت جروتر

هيلين رايت، 1914-1997

மேரி எலன் உரைட் கிரேவுட்டர்

Languages
English (232)

Arabic (1)