WorldCat Identities

Ames, Gerald

Overview
Works: 77 works in 278 publications in 12 languages and 8,445 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Pictorial works  History 
Roles: Author, Photographer
Classifications: GV1548, 793.8
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Gerald Ames
Spooky tricks by Rose Wyler( Book )

14 editions published between 1968 and 1998 in English and held by 1,560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how to write invisible messages, make ghosts appear on walls and many other tricks
Magic secrets by Rose Wyler( Book )

25 editions published between 1967 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Easy magic tricks for the aspiring young magician
Funny number tricks : easy magic with arithmetic by Rose Wyler( Book )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simple mathematical tricks that will make you look like a magician
Prove it! by Rose Wyler( Book )

10 editions published between 1963 and 1973 in English and Japanese and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Instructions for simple experiments that explore the properties of water, air, sound, and magnets
Funny magic; easy tricks for young magicians by Rose Wyler( Book )

7 editions published between 1972 and 1974 in English and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Directions for performing a variety of simple magic tricks
The story of the ice age by Rose Wyler( Book )

8 editions published between 1956 and 1973 in English and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Account of the Ice Age as put together from different scientific discoveries
Secrets in stones by Rose Wyler( Book )

9 editions published between 1970 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the many different kinds of stones, where they come from, how they were made, what they are made of, and some of the surprises they conceal
The earth's story by Gerald Ames( Book )

17 editions published between 1950 and 1968 in English and Spanish and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographs and text present the various ways in which constant erosion and rebuilding are continually changing the earth and creatures which inhabited the earth at one time and then disappeared. A brief section presents the raw materials such as petroleum, coal; or uranium which man takes from the earth
First days of the world by Gerald Ames( Book )

15 editions published between 1958 and 1986 in 3 languages and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The origin of the planet Earth and the evolution of life forms
The golden book of astronomy : a child's introduction to the wonders of space by Rose Wyler( Book )

26 editions published between 1955 and 1978 in 4 languages and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This magnificent new book, filled with over 200 illustrations in color, is overflowing with facts about the stars, sun, moon, planets, comets, asteroids, and neulae. It explains, simply and clearly, the marvelous phenomena of the heavens as well as time, gravity, and the earth's seasons and tides."--Publisher's description
It's all done with numbers : astounding and confounding feats of mathematical magic by Rose Wyler( Book )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents step-by-step instructions for mind reading and prediction tricks based on elementary mathematics
The giant golden book of biology : an introduction to the science of life by Gerald Ames( Book )

19 editions published between 1961 and 1973 in 4 languages and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An overview of the development of our world which tries to provide some scientific answers as well as ask important questions
The first people in the world by Gerald Ames( Book )

8 editions published between 1958 and 1966 in 3 languages and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History
Food and life by Gerald Ames( Book )

2 editions published between 1966 and 1996 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Planet earth by Gerald Ames( Book )

1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of the explorations and discoveries made by scientists who study the planet on which we live
The new golden book of astronomy; an introduction to the wonders of space by Rose Wyler( Book )

3 editions published between 1965 and 1970 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the wonders of space
What makes it go! by Rose Wyler( Book )

5 editions published between 1958 and 1961 in 3 languages and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Transportation machines from roller skates to rockets with information on why they move. Grades 3-5
The golden book of biology : an introduction to the wonders of life by Gerald Ames( Book )

2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the mystery of growth in living things, from microscopic creatures to man
Restless earth by Rose Wyler( Book )

5 editions published between 1954 and 1960 in English and Bengali and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life on the earth by Rose Wyler( Book )

5 editions published between 1953 and 1979 in Spanish and English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Spooky tricks
Alternative Names
Otto, Gerald 1906-1993

エイムズ, ジェラルド

エームズ, G

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