WorldCat Identities

Silverstein, Alvin

Overview
Works: 288 works in 618 publications in 1 language and 98,825 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works 
Roles: Author
Classifications: QH582.5, 572.46
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Alvin Silverstein
Cells by Alvin Silverstein( Book )

6 editions published between 1969 and 2009 in English and held by 994 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A detailed presentation of the structure and function of different types of cells and of research into developing technologies such as cloning and the use of stem cells
Allergies by Alvin Silverstein( Book )

3 editions published between 1977 and 1999 in English and held by 953 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the nature and effects of allergies, who gets them, how they develop, the different kinds, and how they are treated
The respiratory system by Alvin Silverstein( Book )

4 editions published between 1969 and 1994 in English and held by 936 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the processes by which living cells use food materials to get energy by combining them with oxygen
Photosynthesis by Alvin Silverstein( Book )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 931 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains photosynthesis, the process responsible for providing the material and energy for all living things, and discusses such related issues as respiration, the carbon cycle, acid rain, and thegreenhouse effect
The muscular system by Alvin Silverstein( Book )

4 editions published between 1972 and 2004 in English and held by 916 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The main parts of the muscular system and how they work, problems, diseases, and cures are discussed
The nervous system by Alvin Silverstein( Book )

5 editions published between 1971 and 2004 in English and held by 906 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the main parts of the nervous system, how it works, the diseases that may affect it and recent treatments for these diseases
Skeletal system by Alvin Silverstein( Book )

4 editions published between 1972 and 1994 in English and held by 891 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the structure of the human skeleton, explains the functions of particular bone groups, and discusses how the skeleton affects growth and movement
Food chains by Alvin Silverstein( Book )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 694 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains various components of a food chain and discusses the concepts of food webs, umbrella species, biogeochemical cycles, and more
Symbiosis by Alvin Silverstein( Book )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 691 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the three kinds of symbiosis: mutualism, commensalism, and parasitism and describes examples of these relationships
Plate tectonics by Alvin Silverstein( Book )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses plate tectonics, the theory that the surface of the earth is always moving, and the connection of this phenomenon to earthquakes and volcanoes
Energy by Alvin Silverstein( Book )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the sources and uses of different types of energy, both natural and man-made, including electrical, magnetic, light, heat, sound, and nuclear energy
The Florida panther by Alvin Silverstein( Book )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics, behavior, and habitat of the Florida panther as well as the efforts being made to save it from extinction
The reproductive system by Alvin Silverstein( Book )

3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the reproductive system, discusses problems that affect it and recent treatments and cures for diseases
Snakes and such by Alvin Silverstein( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the positive and negative aspects of keeping such creatures as boas and pythons, chameleons, iguanas, turtles, frogs, and salamanders as pets
A pet or not? by Alvin Silverstein( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the pros and cons of owning exotic pets such as armadillos, llamas, monkeys, potbellied pigs, and sugar gliders, and offers advice on their care, feeding, and emotional support
The mustang by Alvin Silverstein( Book )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the habits and habitats of wild mustangs and the efforts being made to save these horses from extinction
 
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Photosynthesis
Alternative Names

controlled identityRhine, Richard

Silverstein, Alvin 1933-

실버스타인, 앨빈

Languages
English (63)

Covers
AllergiesThe respiratory systemPhotosynthesisThe muscular systemThe nervous systemSkeletal systemFood chainsSymbiosis