WorldCat Identities

Dean, Anabel

Overview
Works: 50 works in 66 publications in 1 language and 3,976 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History 
Roles: Author
Classifications: TH9148, 628.925
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Anabel Dean
Fire! How do they fight it? by Anabel Dean( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the chemistry of fire, techniques and equipment used to combat different types of fires, and various activities of fire departments
Up, up and away! : the story of ballooning by Anabel Dean( Book )

3 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the history of ballooning, the use of balloons for space experiments, weather instruments, and sport, and their possible future application in travel and construction work
Going underground : all about caves and caving by Anabel Dean( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the various types of caves, the uses people have found for caves, and the rules, equipment, and techniques involved in exploring caves, or spelunking
Plants that eat insects : a look at carnivorous plants by Anabel Dean( Book )

3 editions published between 1975 and 1977 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the Venus's flytrap, sundew, butterwort, bladderwort, fungus, pitcher plant, and cobra plant
Bats: the night fliers by Anabel Dean( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study of the evolution, physical characteristics, and living habits of bats, their relationship to man, and the myths and superstitions surrounding them
Strange partners : the story of symbiosis by Anabel Dean( Book )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines specific examples of three major kinds of symbiosis, or the living together of two unlike organisms--commensalism, mutualism, and parasitism
How animals communicate by Anabel Dean( Book )

2 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses how and why animals communicate
Wind sports by Anabel Dean( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the history, scientific principles, and practical and recreational uses of a variety of sports that utilize the wind in the air and on land, water, and ice
About paper by Anabel Dean( Book )

2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brief introduction to paper making, covering early Egyptian and Chinese paper, the contributions of such men as Réamur, Robert, and Keller, and the process of making paper from wood fibers
Submerge! : the story of divers and their crafts by Anabel Dean( Book )

2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history, from ancient times to the present, of the various crafts and shelters used by divers to enable them to function underwater
Animal defenses by Anabel Dean( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the many ways in which animals avoid their predators
Destruction derby by Anabel Dean( Book )

2 editions published between 1972 and 1977 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Woody enters a Destruction Derby hoping to win enough money to fix up another car for the drag races
Animals that fly by Anabel Dean( Book )

2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the techniques used by insects, birds, and bats in flying and the ability of some animals, not possessed with true flight, to glide
Hot rod by Anabel Dean( Book )

2 editions published between 1972 and 1977 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy works to get a car he can enter in the hot rod show and parade
Men under the sea by Anabel Dean( Book )

2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Briefly traces the history and describes the equipment of underwater exploration and research from the time of Alexander the Great to the present
Road race by Anabel Dean( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After suffering injuries in a racing accident, Woody is afraid to drive again
Drag race by Anabel Dean( Book )

2 editions published between 1972 and 1977 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Woody persists in his drag racing career despite sabotage, accidents, and bad luck
Stock car race by Anabel Dean( Book )

3 editions published between 1972 and 1977 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Woody learns about stock cars while working at Mr. House's racing shop and gets his chance to race a stock car
Indy 500 by Anabel Dean( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Woody prepares to race in the Indianapolis 500
Exploring and understanding oceanography by Anabel Dean( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses ocean life, land beneath the sea, waves and tides, currents, underwater exploration, and special treasures from the sea and how these topics concern an oceanographer
 
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Audience level: 0.19 (from 0.12 for Fire! How ... to 0.27 for Submerge! ...)

Languages
English (34)