WorldCat Identities

Edelson, Edward 1932-

Overview
Works: 134 works in 278 publications in 5 languages and 16,908 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Popular works  Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Author, Contributor
Classifications: RC1210, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Edward Edelson
 
Most widely held works by Edward Edelson
Sports medicine by Edward Edelson( Book )

5 editions published between 1988 and 2000 in English and held by 961 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the meaning of sports medicine, sports nutrition, sports injuries, how to treat the injuries, drug therapy and abuse, prevention and fitness
The immune system by Edward Edelson( Book )

5 editions published between 1989 and 2000 in English and held by 931 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the workings of a complex structure, the body's defense against disease and infection. After a general discussion of cell structure and antibodies, Edelson introduces the immune system and what happens when it fails to function
Allergies by Edward Edelson( Book )

5 editions published between 1989 and 2000 in English and held by 855 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the causes of such disorders as food and drug allergies, hay fever and asthma
Who goes there? : the search for intelligent life in the universe by Edward Edelson( Book )

3 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and held by 771 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines numerous theories about the origins of life on Earth and describes current attempts to transmit and receive messages from outer space
Gregor Mendel, and the roots of genetics by Edward Edelson( Book )

12 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the life of Gregor Mendel, an Austrian monk whose experiments with pea plants became a foundation for modern genetics
Francis Crick and James Watson and the building blocks of life by Edward Edelson( Book )

10 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the collaboration of Watson and Crick in the effort to discover DNA
Genetics and heredity by Edward Edelson( Book )

4 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses genetics from historical, medical, scientific, ethical, and practical viewpoints
Nutrition and the brain by Edward Edelson( Book )

3 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An analysis of how and why the types of foods we eat can affect normal brain functioning. Also discusses how diets can be manipulated to alter mental and emotional states in human beings
Drugs & the brain by Edward Edelson( Book )

3 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the effects of both beneficial and potentially damaging psychoactive drugs on the human brain
Great monsters of the movies by Edward Edelson( Book )

10 editions published between 1973 and 1975 in English and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An entertaining assembly of movie monsters including King Kong, Frankenstein, Dracula, Godzilla, mummies, werewolves-as well as the actors who made these monsters famous-Boris Karloff, Bela Lugosi, Elsa Lanchester, Lon Chaney, Sr. & Jr., and Vincent Price
The heredity factor : genes, chromosomes, and you by William L Nyhan( Book )

4 editions published between 1976 and 1986 in Spanish and English and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The nervous system by Edward Edelson( Book )

4 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the nervous system and its components and how they function
Chemical principles by Robert S Boikess( Book )

20 editions published between 1978 and 1992 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Birth defects by Edward Edelson( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores interaction between genes and the environment and discusses prenatal detection, genetic counseling, and medical strategies for helping children with birth defects
Clean air by Edward Edelson( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the devastating effects of population growth and industry on air quality; the different types of pollutants that can be found in the atmosphere; the health and economical effects of pollution; and ways to clean up the air
Sleep by Edward Edelson( Book )

3 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the function of sleep in both humans and animals. Discusses REM sleep, dreams, insomnia, narcolepsy, and other sleep disorders
Funny men of the movies by Edward Edelson( Book )

7 editions published between 1976 and 1980 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses comedy in movies and television and "funny men" such as Chaplin, Keaton, the Hardys, Marx brothers, Fields, Jerry Lewis, and Jaques Tati
Great animals of the movies by Edward Edelson( Book )

5 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the role of animals in films and profiles some of the more famous stars of the screen such as Lassie, Francis, the talking mule, Mr. Ed, and Cheetah
Science at the frontier by Addison Greenwood( Book )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Science at the frontier by Addison Greenwood( Book )

5 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Francis Crick and James Watson and the building blocks of life
Alternative Names
Edelson, Ed.

Edelson, Ed 1932-

Īderuson, Edowādo 1932-

אדלסון, אדוארד

إدوارد إدلسون، 1932-

إديلسون، إدوارد، 1932-

إديليسون، إدوارد، 1932-

에델슨, 에드워드

イーデルソン, エドワード

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The immune systemAllergiesGregor Mendel, and the roots of geneticsFrancis Crick and James Watson and the building blocks of lifeNutrition and the brainDrugs & the brainScience at the frontierScience at the frontier