WorldCat Identities

Ames, Gerald

Overview
Works: 89 works in 294 publications in 9 languages and 8,376 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Pictorial works  History 
Roles: Author, dgs, Photographer
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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 1,539 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 )

23 editions published between 1967 and 2001 in English and held by 1,531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bag of 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 596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simple mathematical tricks that will make you look like a magician
Funny magic; easy tricks for young magicians by Rose Wyler( Book )

7 editions published between 1972 and 1974 in English and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Directions for performing a variety of simple magic tricks
Prove it! by Rose Wyler( Book )

8 editions published between 1963 and 1973 in English and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Instructions for simple experiments that explore the properties of water, air, sound, and magnets
The story of the ice age by Rose Wyler( Book )

9 editions published between 1956 and 1973 in English and held by 453 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 416 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 )

19 editions published between 1950 and 1968 in English and Spanish and held by 340 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
The golden book of astronomy : a child's introduction to the wonders of space by Rose Wyler( Book )

27 editions published between 1955 and 1978 in 4 languages and held by 254 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
First days of the world by Gerald Ames( Book )

15 editions published between 1958 and 1986 in 3 languages and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the development of the universe from dark space to the formation of the sun and the planets and the evolution of species on the earth
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 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents step-by-step instructions for mind reading and prediction tricks based on elementary mathematics
The first people in the world by Gerald Ames( Book )

8 editions published between 1958 and 1966 in 3 languages and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History
The giant golden book of biology : an introduction to the science of life by Gerald Ames( Book )

12 editions published between 1961 and 1968 in 3 languages and held by 203 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
Food and life by Gerald Ames( Book )

2 editions published between 1966 and 1996 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What makes it go! by Rose Wyler( Book )

6 editions published between 1958 and 1963 in German and English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Transportation machines from roller skates to rockets with information on why they move. Grades 3-5
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 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the wonders of space
Planet earth by Gerald Ames( Book )

1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of the explorations and discoveries made by scientists who study the planet on which we live
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 75 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 )

2 editions published between 1953 and 1958 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Otto, Gerald 1906-1993

エイムズ, ジェラルド

エームズ, G

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