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Borja, Robert

Overview
Works: 59 works in 108 publications in 3 languages and 6,176 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Psychological fiction  Fiction  History  Handbooks and manuals 
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 534 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 )

6 editions published between 1960 and 1967 in English and held by 534 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 )

3 editions published between 1960 and 1980 in English and held by 451 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 Undetermined and held by 421 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 )

1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 285 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 )

6 editions published between 1965 and 1969 in English and Dutch and held by 277 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 )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An explanation of collages with instructions for making them and examples of various constructions
Camouflage in nature by Edward Shearman Ross( Book )

2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the "honest deception" practiced by animals and insects through deceptive coloration or form
Leyendas Latinoamericanas by Genevieve Barlow( Book )

14 editions published between 1973 and 2000 in Spanish and English and held by 242 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
Tropical butterflies by Alexander B Klots( Book )

3 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses in general the physical characteristics, behavior, and life cycle of caterpillars and butterflies, and then describes many specific varieties of tropical butterflies
The bees by Edwin Way Teale( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ants by Edward Shearman Ross( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 232 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
Discovering science on your own by Illa Podendorf( Book )

4 editions published between 1962 and 1963 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simple experiments to help students discover basic scientific concepts occurring in daily life
Life in the desert by Peggy Pickering Larson( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 211 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 )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An explanation of the work of the paleontologists in digging for dinosaurs and reconstructing the skeletons of prehistoric animals
Under the microscope by Tay Sloan( Book )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 184 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 )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 180 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

Raskolnikov, a nihilistic young man in the midst of a spiritual crisis, makes the fateful decision to murder a cruel pawnbroker, justifying his actions by relying on science and reason, and creating his own morality system. The aftermath of his crime and Petrovich's murder investigation result in an utterly compelling, truly unforgettable cat-and-mouse game
Space by Illa Podendorf( Book )

2 editions published between 1959 and 1961 in English and held by 146 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 129 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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