WorldCat Identities

Wool, David

Overview
Works: 31 works in 69 publications in 1 language and 10,780 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Miscellanea 
Roles: Illustrator
Classifications: QB843.B55, 523.8
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Most widely held works by David Wool
How did we find out about genes? by Isaac Asimov ( Book )
4 editions published between 1974 and 1983 in English and held by 940 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the developing knowledge about germs from the first sighting of them under a primitive microscope to modern medicine's new methods of combating them
How did we find out about black holes? by Isaac Asimov ( Book )
3 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses why scientists believe in the existence of black holes, what they are, how they are formed, and how they are detected
How did we find out about atoms? by Isaac Asimov ( Book )
2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the concept of atoms and evidence of their existence accumulated since the time of the Greeks
How did we find out about earthquakes? by Isaac Asimov ( Book )
2 editions published between 1978 and 1981 in English and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the history of man's study of earthquakes, discusses what is currently known about these tremors, and explores the possibility of their prevention
How did we find out about solar power? by Isaac Asimov ( Book )
4 editions published between 1981 and 1983 in English and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the uses of the sun's energy from the time of the Greeks and Romans to the present day and discusses the potential of this source of energy in our modern world
How did we find out about nuclear power? by Isaac Asimov ( Book )
1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the work of many scientists over more than one hundred years in developing man's knowledge of nuclear power
How did we find out about comets? by Isaac Asimov ( Book )
5 editions published between 1975 and 1986 in English and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The phenomena of comets and astronomers' concepts about them are considered historically and in view of present knowledge
How did we find out about volcanoes? by Isaac Asimov ( Book )
4 editions published between 1981 and 1986 in English and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the features of a volcano, the causes of eruptions, and the locations of active volcanoes on earth and elsewhere in our solar system
How did we find out about computers? by Isaac Asimov ( Book )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the history of the computer, from the ancient abacus through the mechanical calculating machine to modern electronic technology
How did we find out about the atmosphere? by Isaac Asimov ( Book )
2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the history of the scientific discovery of "atmosphere" and its properties
How did we find out about blood? by Isaac Asimov ( Book )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the development of scientific knowledge about the functions of blood in the body, from beliefs held by the ancient Greeks to discoveries in more modern times
How did we find out about the universe? by Isaac Asimov ( Book )
1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explains how our conception of the size of the universe has changed as astronomers and their instruments have become more sophisticated
How did we find out about oil? by Isaac Asimov ( Book )
1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the origin, composition, and historical and modern uses of petroleum
How did we find out about outer space? by Isaac Asimov ( Book )
2 editions published between 1977 and 1981 in English and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the history of mankind's venture into outer space from the first attempts at flight to the sending of human beings to the moon
People, love, sex, and families : answers to questions that preteens ask by Eric W Johnson ( Book )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Answers 200 questions posed by preteens about love, sex, reproduction, contraception, divorce, rape, child abuse, and other topics
How did we find out about sunshine? by Isaac Asimov ( Book )
2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the scientific discoveries that led to our knowledge of the nature and substance of the sun
How did we find out about the speed of light? by Isaac Asimov ( Book )
3 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the scientific study of the speed of light, from Galileo's experiments in the seventeenth century to more recent discoveries involving the law of relativity
How did we find out about Antarctica? by Isaac Asimov ( Book )
2 editions published between 1979 and 1981 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the geography of the Antarctic regions and the history of their discovery and exploration
How did we find out about DNA? by Isaac Asimov ( Book )
2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the discovery of deoxyribonucleic acid, or DNA, a complex molecule found in all cells and which plays a vital part in heredity
How did we find out about our human roots? by Isaac Asimov ( Book )
2 editions published between 1979 and 1982 in English and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the history of the study of early man and explains what this study has revealed about his roots
 
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English (45)