WorldCat Identities

Simon, Seymour

Overview
Works: 383 works in 1,392 publications in 1 language and 155,127 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Photographs from space  Picture books  Pictorial works  Textbooks 
Roles: Author
Classifications: QE521.3, 551.55
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Seymour Simon
Our solar system by Seymour Simon( Book )

15 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in English and held by 2,671 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the origins, characteristics, and future of the sun, planets, moons, asteroids, meteoroids, and comets
The moon by Seymour Simon( Book )

13 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in English and held by 2,253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A basic introduction to Earth's closest neighbor, its composition, and man's missions to it. Illustrated with photographs of the moon taken in space
The heart : our circulatory system by Seymour Simon( Book )

16 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 2,204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the heart, blood, and other parts of the body's circulatory system and explains how each component functions
Storms by Seymour Simon( Book )

9 editions published between 1989 and 1999 in English and held by 2,049 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the atmospheric conditions which create thunderstorms, hailstorms, lightning, tornadoes, and hurricanes and how violent weather affects the environment and people
Earthquakes by Seymour Simon( Book )

17 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,994 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the phenomenon of earthquakes, describing how and where they occur, how they can be predicted, and how much damage they can inflict
The brain : our nervous system by Seymour Simon( Book )

18 editions published between 1977 and 2006 in English and held by 1,993 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the various parts of the brain and the nervous system and how they function to enable us to think, feel, move, and remember
Lightning by Seymour Simon( Book )

13 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 1,950 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographs and text explore the natural phenomenon of lightning
Volcanoes by Seymour Simon( Book )

22 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,918 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains, in simple terms, the characteristics pf volcanoes and describes some famous eruptions and their aftermath
Snakes by Seymour Simon( Book )

18 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 1,902 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes, in text and photographs, the physical characteristics, habits, and natural environment of various species of snakes
Wolves by Seymour Simon( Book )

8 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,846 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and photographs present the physical characteristics, habits, and natural environment of various species of wolves
Whales by Seymour Simon( Book )

16 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,825 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes, in text and illustrations, the physical charasteristics, habits, and natural environment of various species of whales
Stars by Seymour Simon( Book )

18 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,778 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the stars, their composition, and characteristics, with actual photographs
Tornadoes by Seymour Simon( Book )

14 editions published between 1999 and 2017 in English and held by 1,744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the location, nature, development, measurement, and destructive effects of tornadoes, as well as how to stay out of danger from them
Gorillas by Seymour Simon( Book )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,728 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics and behavior of various kinds of gorillas
Sharks by Seymour Simon( Book )

10 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 1,724 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A deep dive into shark infested waters, with spine-tingling photogarphs and a text that explores what makes these remarkable and often misunderstood creatures so fascinating. Clears up misconceptions about sharks, looks at various species, and discusses their characteristics and behavior
Icebergs and glaciers by Seymour Simon( Book )

8 editions published between 1987 and 2018 in English and held by 1,712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the formation, movement, and different types of glaciers and icebergs and describes their effect on the world around them
Weather by Seymour Simon( Book )

12 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in English and held by 1,545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the causes, changing patterns, and forecasting of weather. Uses photographs of actual weather patterns to illustrate ideas presented in the text
Earth : our planet in space by Seymour Simon( Book )

10 editions published between 1984 and 2004 in English and held by 1,536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A basic introduction to the solar system and Earth's place in it, seasons, and Earth's topography. Contains photographs taken from space
Bones : our skeletal system by Seymour Simon( Book )

8 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 1,529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the skeletal system and outlines the many important roles that bones play in the healthy functioning of the human body
 
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Alternative Names
Seymour Simon American children's science writer

Seymour Simon Amerikaans schrijver

シーメン, シーモア

Languages
English (257)

Covers
The moonThe heart : our circulatory systemStormsEarthquakesThe brain : our nervous systemLightningVolcanoesSnakes