WorldCat Identities

Borja, Robert

Overview
Works: 62 works in 124 publications in 2 languages and 6,001 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Psychological fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  History  Novels  Handbooks and manuals  Readers (Publications)  Political fiction  Biography 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Director
Classifications: PG3326, 891.733
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Most widely held works by Robert Borja
Making Chinese papercuts by Robert Borja( Book )

3 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Highlights the origins and uses of Chinese paper cutting and presents instructions for many projects, including decorations, greeting cards, and puppets
101 science experiments by Illa Podendorf( Book )

7 editions published between 1960 and 1967 in English and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One hundred and one experiments that answer student's questions concerning basic scientific concepts
Explorers in a new world by Edith S McCall( Book )

4 editions published between 1960 and 1980 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the discovery and exploration of the new world and much of the land that eventually became the United States
Giants in the sky by Norman Richards( Book )

5 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An exciting history of the dirigible beginning with the first attempt to cross the English Channel by air in 1785 by Jean Pierre Blanchard and John Jefferies. The Various uses to which the "giants in the sky" have been put. The final chapter discusses the wartime airships
The true book of magnets and electricity by Illa Podendorf( Book )

2 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to permanent magnets, electricity, and electric magnets, how they work, and their uses
Safe & simple projects with electricity by Charles D Neal( Book )

5 editions published between 1965 and 1966 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Practical projects show how electricity travels, produces light and heat, and works for man. Includes directions for making a telegraph set, a teaching machine, and an electric generator
Making collages by Corinne Borja( Book )

2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An explanation of collages with instructions for making them and examples of various constructions
Leyendas Latinoamericanas by Genevieve Barlow( Book )

15 editions published between 1973 and 2000 in Spanish and English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A collection of tales designed for readers who are beginning to function comfortably in Spanish and who want to become more familiar with the cultural heritage of Spanish-speaking Latin America"--Preface
Camouflage in nature by Edward S Ross( Book )

3 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the "honest deception" practiced by animals and insects through deceptive coloration or form
The bees by Edwin Way Teale( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tropical butterflies by Alexander B Klots( Book )

3 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses in general the physical characteristics, behavior, and life cycle of catapillars and butterflies, and then describes many specific varieties of tropical butterflies
Ants by Edward S Ross( Book )

2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the development of a thriving ant colony and introduces some of the most interesting species of ants. Excellent photos and text explain how ants live and work, and supply details on their homes and food
Life in the desert by Peggy Pickering Larson( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Short descriptions of various desert plants, animals, and topics of interest concerning deserts
Digging for dinosaurs by Edwin H Colbert( Book )

2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the conditions that prevailed during the age of fossils and shows how an actual fossil hunt takes place and how finds are preserved
Discovering science on your own by Illa Podendorf( Book )

5 editions published between 1962 and 1963 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simple experiments to help students discover basic scientific concepts occurring in daily life
Under the microscope by Tay Sloan( Book )

2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Briefly covers the history of microscopy and how a microscope works, then examines many items as they are seen under a high power microscope, including protozoa, the different parts of plants, blood cells, and things from different animals such as an insect's eye or a shark's scales
Wonders of the Pacific shore by Tay Sloan( Book )

2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes selected plants and animals found in tide pools and along the shores of the Pacific
Crime and punishment by Fyodor Dostoyevsky( Book )

3 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A psychological analyses of the poor student Raskolnikov, whose theory that humanitarian ends justify evil means leads him to murder a St. Petersburg pawnbroker. The act produces nightmarish guilt in Raskolnikov
Space by Illa Podendorf( Book )

2 editions published between 1959 and 1961 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Defines in simple terms the characteristics of outer space, satellites, and the principles of flight through space
Steamboats to the West by Edith S McCall( Book )

3 editions published between 1964 and 1980 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents vignettes featuring four men who contributed to the settling of America by making it possible for steamboats to open the West; Nicholas Roosevelt, Henry Shreve, Joseph LaBarge, and Grant Marsh
 
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