WorldCat Identities

Simon, Seymour

Overview
Works: 406 works in 1,725 publications in 1 language and 154,550 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Photographs from space  Picture books  Instructional and educational works  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author
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Most widely held works by Seymour Simon
Our solar system by Seymour Simon( Book )

20 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in English and held by 2,679 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 )

14 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,200 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 )

19 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,132 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 )

12 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and held by 1,994 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
The brain : our nervous system by Seymour Simon( Book )

24 editions published between 1977 and 2006 in English and held by 1,977 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
Earthquakes by Seymour Simon( Book )

20 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,959 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Earth\'s surface is formed by gigantic, slowly moving plates of solid rock. When these plates lurch past one another with sudden large bursts of energy, one of the most awesome forces of nature is unleashed -- a major earthquake. About 3,000 earthquakes are recorded every day on our planet. Most are too small to notice, but when a powerful one hits, it can be very destructive. Acclaimed science writer Seymour Simon has teamed up with the Smithsonian Institution on a new, updated edition of his much admired book about the forces that shake and shape Earth
Lightning by Seymour Simon( Book )

18 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,927 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

13 editions published between 1987 and 2018 in English and held by 1,898 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

21 editions published between 1999 and 2017 in English and held by 1,886 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
Volcanoes by Seymour Simon( Book )

30 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,880 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

21 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 1,843 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 )

9 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

24 editions published between 1986 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,795 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the nature of the sun, its origin, source of energy, layers, atmosphere, sunspots, and activity
Whales by Seymour Simon( Book )

20 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,772 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 )

25 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,715 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

15 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,699 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
Gorillas by Seymour Simon( Book )

12 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

15 editions published between 1990 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics, habits, and natural environment of various species of big cats
Weather by Seymour Simon( Book )

18 editions published between 1993 and 2017 in English and held by 1,527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the causes, changing patterns, and forecasting of weather
Earth : our planet in space by Seymour Simon( Book )

11 editions published between 1984 and 2004 in English and held by 1,505 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
 
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The moonThe heart : our circulatory systemStormsThe brain : our nervous systemEarthquakesLightningIcebergs and glaciersTornadoes
Alternative Names
Seymour Simon American children's science writer

Seymour Simon Amerikaans schrijver

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Languages
English (353)