WorldCat Identities

Taylor, L. B.

Overview
Works: 65 works in 120 publications in 1 language and 9,507 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Biography 
Roles: Author
Classifications: TL789.8.U5, 363.1251
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about L. B Taylor
 
Most widely held works by L. B Taylor
Chemical and biological warfare by L. B Taylor( Book )

4 editions published between 1985 and 1992 in English and held by 725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the development and use of chemical and biological weapons from ancient history to the present, concentrating on their use in the world wars and Southeast Asia, and discusses the continuing debate on their danger and their usefulness as a deterrent
Space : battleground of the future? by L. B Taylor( Book )

2 editions published between 1983 and 1988 in English and held by 652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines recent developments and trends in space technology and the arms race which may determine whether mankind will preserve space for peaceful uses or turn it into the ultimate battleground
Driving high : the hazards of driving, drinking, and drugs by L. B Taylor( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the hazards of combining drinking and drugs with driving and discusses ways both in effect and under consideration for lessening the grim statistics pertaining to this problem
For all mankind : America's space programs of the 1970s and beyond by L. B Taylor( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pieces of eight : recovering the riches of a lost Spanish treasure fleet by Kip Wagner( Book )

12 editions published between 1966 and 1998 in English and held by 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gifts from space : how space technology is improving life on earth by L. B Taylor( Book )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surveys the benefits derived through everyday use of space technology including medical advances, satellite communication, and weather predictions
The draft : a necessary evil? by L. B Taylor( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the history and present status of the selective service process and argues pro and con draft registration for men and women
The nuclear arms race by L. B Taylor( Book )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses how the present nuclear arms buildup came about, compares the military strengths of the United States and the Soviet Union, and examines attempts to control the uses of the destructive weapons
Electronic surveillance by L. B Taylor( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines modern electronic tools used in surveillance involving federal agencies, private security, defense, and espionage, including wiretapping, other listening devices, satellite cameras, and other visual spying devices
Hostage! : kidnapping and terrorism in our time by L. B Taylor( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses terrorism and hostage-taking as major problems in the world today, their effects on how we live, and the methods employed to reduce terrorism
The New Right by L. B Taylor( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the new conservatism in politics including the new leaders, the Republican Party today, spheres of influence, moral issues, platforms, and drawbacks
South East Africa : Zimbabwe, Zambia, Malawi, Madagascar, Mauritius, and Réunion by L. B Taylor( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to six countries and islands of southeastern Africa
The Rocky Mountain states by L. B Taylor( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the geography, history, resources, cities, parklands, economic development, and people of the eight Rocky Mountain states. Also discusses the future of the region and includes a glossary of state facts
Commercialization of space by L. B Taylor( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses plans, opportunities, and possiblities for the commercialization of space by private industry in such areas as tourism, research, mining surveillance, communication, and spinoffs from space technology
Shoplifting by L. B Taylor( Book )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the possible causes, popular preventive measures, and legal implications of one of the fastest-growing crimes throughout the world
Liftoff! The story of America's spaceport by L. B Taylor( Book )

4 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comprehensive, illustrated story of America's spaceport--from the way it was at "the Cape" in 1949, to the way it will be
Emergency squads by L. B Taylor( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the work of emergency squads, including medical emergency units, bomb squads, and those who handle special weapons, suicide prevention, and hostage negotiation
Space shuttle by L. B Taylor( Book )

4 editions published in 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the reasons for and the design and operation of NASA's Space Shuttle and discusses who will be flying it and the benefits to be derived from such a shuttle
Rescue! : true stories of heroism by L. B Taylor( Book )

2 editions published between 1978 and 1980 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the exploits of teenagers who were awarded the Carnegie Hero Fund Commission's medal of honor for their heroic efforts at saving lives
Chemistry careers by L. B Taylor( Book )

3 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses chemistry jobs in industries, schools, and government, their educational requirements, and salary ranges
 
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Alternative Names
Taylor, L. B.

Languages
English (45)