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Nourse, Alan Edward

Overview
Works: 193 works in 739 publications in 13 languages and 24,252 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  Diaries  Fiction  Science fiction  Popular works  Medical fiction  Records and correspondence  Fantasy fiction 
Roles: Author, Performer, Creator, Composer
Classifications: QP38, 612
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Most widely held works about Alan Edward Nourse
 
Most widely held works by Alan Edward Nourse
The body by Alan E Nourse( Book )

105 editions published between 1960 and 1999 in 9 languages and held by 1,945 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the human body as an organism, including bone and muscle, heart and blood, digestive system, lungs and kidneys, and the nervous system
Menstruation : just plain talk by Alan E Nourse( Book )

7 editions published between 1980 and 1987 in English and held by 1,103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the menstrual cycle, abnormalities and their treatment, and the significance of menstruation in one's life
AIDS by Alan E Nourse( Book )

4 editions published between 1986 and 1989 in English and held by 976 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the possible origins, symptoms, and characteristics of AIDS, the ongoing search for a cure, and myths and fears concerning the epidemic
Your immune system by Alan E Nourse( Book )

4 editions published between 1982 and 1989 in English and held by 828 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the workings of the body's immune defense system; what happens when this system functions perfectly, too vigorously, or not at all; and current research in immunology
Universe, Earth, and atom; the story of physics by Alan E Nourse( Book )

8 editions published between 1969 and 2010 in English and held by 810 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Viruses by Alan E Nourse( Book )

5 editions published between 1976 and 1983 in English and held by 725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the complexity of viruses, the difficulty of isolating them, common and uncommon viral diseases, vaccines and immunity, and modern virus research
The giant planets by Alan E Nourse( Book )

5 editions published between 1974 and 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 692 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the discovery and features of the large outer planets of our solar system
Lumps, bumps, and rashes by Alan E Nourse( Book )

7 editions published between 1976 and 1990 in English and held by 647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines rashes, infections, and other common childhood diseases and describes methods of curing them or vaccinations to prevent them
The hidden addiction : and how to get free by Janice Keller Phelps( Book )

3 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In memory of Morton J. Asch, PhD, by Pamela Kroyer
Nine planets by Alan E Nourse( Book )

22 editions published between 1960 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Nine Planets ... What an Adventure!" is a science lesson for middle school classes that was developed by Krin Terrell as part of the Louisiana Challenge collection of activities for the K-12 classroom. The student uses the Internet to research information about the planets in order to complete fact sheets about each planet. The student then creates a database with this information. Terrell lists the materials needed and highlights the lesson procedures. The Louisiana Challenge Grant provides the lesson online
Birth control by Alan E Nourse( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the process of reproduction and why and how birth control is used. Describes different methods of birth control, their rates of effectiveness and their drawbacks
Teen guide to safe sex by Alan E Nourse( Book )

10 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in 3 languages and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses sexually transmitted diseases, including gonorrhea, syphilis, chlamydia, genital herpes, and AIDS, and how to protect against them
Star surgeon by Alan E Nourse( Book )

29 editions published between 1906 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story set in the year 2374, about a young probationary doctor, when Hospital Earth has become the medical center of the Galactic Confederation
The fourth horseman by Alan E Nourse( Book )

8 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in English and Swedish and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wilderness Patrol fficer Pamela Tate, scouting in the mountains of Washington, sees and touches a ground squirrel in the dusty path, blood trickling from its mouth. Forty-eight hours later she lies dead at her campsite, covered in mysterious welts and bruises.Across the lake, a boisterous camping party falls silent as they watch each other sicken and die in agony.A killer is loose. It has a foreign name. Yersinia Pestis. Plague. An unknowing nation harbors the deadly evil in its midst.While a few embattled survivors race to save the country, perhaps the world, the grim invader hides in a mother's sigh, a child's laugh, a lover's whisper. Nothing can stop the death ride of . . .The Fourth Horseman
Herpes by Alan E Nourse( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the characteristics of one of the most rapidly increasing sexually transmitted diseases and describes its symptoms and effects. Also provides some suggestions for curbing its spread
The practice by Alan E Nourse( Book )

6 editions published between 1978 and 1990 in English and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The universe between by Alan E Nourse( Book )

18 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in English and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When their depleted planet desperately requires raw materials, some Earth scientists experiment with the fourth dimension and matter transmission
Radio Astronomy by Alan E Nourse( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes radio astronomy and how it helps scientists study the universe
Inside the Mayo Clinic by Alan E Nourse( Book )

4 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The virus invaders by Alan E Nourse( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores different viruses and our body's defenses against them
 
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The hidden addiction : and how to get free
Alternative Names

controlled identityX, Doctor, 1928-1992

Alan E. Nourse Amerikaans natuurkundige (1928-1992)

Alan E. Nourse écrivain américain

Alan E. Nourse US-amerikanischer Autor

Doctor X

Edwards, Al

Edwards, Al 1928-1992

Nourse, Al 1928-

Nourse, Alan E.

Nourse, Alan E. 1928-

Nourse, Alan E. 1928-1992 (Alan Edward)

Nourse, Alan E. (Alan Edward)

Nourse, Alan Edward

Nourse, Alan Edward 1928-

Nourse, Allan

Алън Нурс

アラン・E・ナース

ノース, アラン・E.

艾倫·E·諾斯

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