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Jordan, David Starr 1851-1931

Overview
Works: 2,046 works in 4,156 publications in 2 languages and 33,516 library holdings
Genres: History  Biographies  Terminology  Short stories  Genealogy  Field guides  Bibliographies  Maps  Classification  Family histories 
Roles: Author, Editor, Contributor, Composer, Inscriber, Other, Illuminator, Correspondent, htt, Creator, win
Classifications: QL625, 597
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American food and game fishes; a popular account of all the species found in America north of the equator, with keys for ready identification, life histories, and methods of capture by David Starr Jordan( Book )

68 editions published between 1902 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The genera of fishes, and A classification of fishes by David Starr Jordan( Book )

27 editions published between 1953 and 1983 in English and held by 626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Evolution and animal life; an elementary discussion of facts, processes, laws and theories relating to the life and evolution of animals by David Starr Jordan( Book )

30 editions published between 1907 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. Scholars believe, and we concur, that this work is important enough to be preserved, reproduced, and made generally available to the public
Told under the magic umbrella : modern fanciful stories for young children by Association for Childhood Education International( Book )

1 edition published in 1939 in English and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of lively stories for younger children
Seal and salmon fisheries and general resources of Alaska by United States( )

51 editions published between 1898 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

V. 1. Reports on condition of seal life on the Pribilof Islands by special Treasury agents ... 1868 to 1895 ... by D.S. Jordan -- v. 2. Reports on seal and salmon fisheries ... and correspondence between the State and the Treasury departments on the Bering Sea question ... 1895 to 1896, with comments on that portion thereof which relates to pelagic sealing by D.S. Jordan -- v. 3. Reports by H.W. Elliott and Lieut. W. Maynard, U.S.N., on the fur-seal fisheries, etc., of the Pribilof Islands, and by Rev. S. Jackson on "Reindeer in Alaska" and "Education in Alaska," with comments on Elliott's and Maynard's reports by D.S. Jordan -- v. 4. Reports by W.G. Morris, I. Petroff, C.H. Townsend, F.W. True, J.J. Brice and L. Stejneger on internal resources of Alaska and the fur-seal fisheries of the North Pacific Ocean, with comments on the reports of Townsend, True, and Brice by D.S. Jordan
The philosophy of despair by David Starr Jordan( Book )

21 editions published between 1902 and 2017 in English and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Distillation of the wisdom of the ages looking at mankind's essential feebleness and finitude in an infinite and inscrutable universe. The author argues that neither optimism nor pessimism makes sense, only wisdom in the form of knowing what to do next
The fishes of North and middle America : a descriptive catalogue of the species of fish-like vertebrates found in the waters of North America, north of the Isthmus of Panama by David Starr Jordan( Book )

28 editions published in 1896 in English and Undetermined and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The call of the twentieth century : an address to young men by DAVID STARR JORDAN( )

17 editions published between 1903 and 2017 in English and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manual of the vertebrates of the northern United States, including the district east of the Mississippi River, and north of North Carolina and Tennessee, exclusive of marine species by David Starr Jordan( )

22 editions published between 1876 and 2000 in English and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The human harvest; a study of the decay of races through the survival of the unfit by David Starr Jordan( Book )

17 editions published between 1907 and 1972 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Footnotes to evolution : a series of popular addresses on the evolution of life by David Starr Jordan( Book )

28 editions published between 1898 and 2012 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seal and salmon fisheries and general resources of Alaska by United States( Book )

8 editions published between 1898 and 1970 in English and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A survey of the economic resources of Alaska in the early territorial period of 1868 to 1895 including seal and salmon fishing, in particular in the Bering Sea and Pribilof Islands, and the condition of native peoples, as well as the operations of the Alaska Commercial Company. Includes annual reports of agents in charge of seal islands
The fur seals and fur-seal islands of the North Pacific Ocean by David Starr Jordan( )

66 editions published between 1898 and 2018 in English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

War and waste; a series of discussions of war and war accessories by David Starr Jordan( Book )

24 editions published between 1913 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life's enthusiasms by David Starr Jordan( )

10 editions published between 1906 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leading American men of science by Jordan David Starr 1851-1931 Ed( Book )

22 editions published between 1910 and 2013 in English and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Your family tree : being a glance at scientific aspects of genealogy, with a variety of illustrative examples from the lineage of families prominent in America and Great Britain by David Starr Jordan( Book )

10 editions published between 1929 and 1979 in English and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

California and the Californians by David Starr Jordan( Book )

27 editions published between 1898 and 2010 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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California and the Californians
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Alternative Names
David Star Cordan

David Starr Jordan American ichthyologist and educator (1851-1931)

David Starr Jordan americký zoolog, ichtyolog, botanik, pedagog, eugenik a mírový aktivista

David Starr Jordan Amerikaans ichtyoloog, botanicus, eugeneticus en vredesactivist

David Starr Jordan amerikaneschen Ichthyolog

David Starr Jordan ichtyologiste américain

David Starr Jordan ichtyologiste américain (1851-1931)

David Starr Jordan ictiologista e educador americano

David Starr Jordan naturalista statunitense

David Starr Jordan US-amerikanischer Zoologe, Ichthyologe, Botaniker, Eugeniker und Friedensaktivist

Deividas Staras Džordanas

Jōdan 1851-1931

Jordan, D. S. 1851-1931

Jordan, D. S. (David Starr)

Jordan, D. S. (David Starr), 1851-1931

Jordan, David

Jordan, David S.

Jordan, David S. 1851-1931

Starr, David Jordan 1851-1931

Девід Стар Джордан

Джордан, Дэвид Старр

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דייוויד סטאר ג'ורדן חוקר דגים אמריקאי

דייויד סטאר ג'ורדן חוקר דגים אמריקאי

دايفيد جوردن

دیوید استار جردن

ジョーダン

ジョーダン, D. S

ジヨルダン

デイビッド・スター・ジョーダン

大卫·斯塔尔·乔丹

大衛·斯塔爾·佐敦

Languages
English (574)

French (2)