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Jordan, David Starr 1851-1931

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Works: 1,786 works in 3,607 publications in 1 language and 28,887 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Terminology  Short stories  Genealogy  Identification guides  Classification  Bibliography  Juvenile works  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Contributor, Composer, Inscriber, Correspondent, Other
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Most widely held works about David Starr Jordan
 
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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 )

47 editions published between 1902 and 2010 in English and held by 1,057 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 )

60 editions published between 1896 and 1984 in English and held by 662 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The writers have endeavored to give concise descriptions of all the species of fishes known to inhabit the waters of North and Middle America. The scope of this work includes all the species known to exist in North America, Central America, the West Indies, the Caribbean Sean, the Galapagos Archipelago, with the offshore banks and continental slopes of both oceans included, as well as the waters of the Gulf Stream. All marine species known to occur north of the Equator, and all fresh-water species north of the Isthmus of Panama are included
The genera of fishes, and A classification of fishes by David Starr Jordan( Book )

23 editions published between 1963 and 1983 in English and held by 640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of lively stories for younger children
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 )

11 editions published between 1929 and 1979 in English and held by 373 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 340 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 )

29 editions published between 1907 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

16 editions published between 1913 and 1972 in English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leading American men of science by David Starr Jordan( Book )

19 editions published between 1910 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fishes by David Starr Jordan( Book )

15 editions published between 1907 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

26 editions published between 1898 and 2012 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Check list of the fishes and fishlike vertebrates of North and Middle America north of the northern boundary of Venezuela and Colombia by David Starr Jordan( Book )

23 editions published between 1928 and 1962 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Listed Rhinobatos horkeli (Brazlilian Guitarfish) from Brazil to St. Eustatius, Windward Is
The care and culture of men : a series of addresses on the higher education by David Starr Jordan( Book )

10 editions published between 1896 and 2005 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

California and the Californians by David Starr Jordan( Book )

25 editions published between 1898 and 2010 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science sketches by David Starr Jordan( Book )

19 editions published between 1888 and 2012 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The call of the twentieth century : an address to young men by David Starr Jordan( Book )

14 editions published between 1903 and 2017 in English and held by 157 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( Book )

18 editions published between 1876 and 2000 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The philosophy of despair by David Starr Jordan( Book )

19 editions published between 1902 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 116 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
Life's enthusiasms by David Starr Jordan( Book )

8 editions published between 1906 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The care and culture of men : a series of addresses on the higher education
Alternative Names
David Starr Jordan americký zoolog, ichtyolog, botanik, pedagog, eugenik a mírový aktivista

David Starr Jordan Amerikaans ichtyoloog, botanicus, eugeneticus en vredesactivist

David Starr Jordan ichtyologiste américain

David Starr Jordan naturalista statunitense

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

David Starr Jordan US ichthyologist, educator

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

Джордан, Дэвид Старр

Դևիդ Սթար Ջորդան

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

大衛·斯塔爾·佐敦

Languages
English (460)

Covers
California and the Californians