WorldCat Identities

Elting, Mary 1906-2005

Overview
Works: 135 works in 362 publications in 5 languages and 13,512 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Guidebooks  History  Fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.E53, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Mary Elting
Q is for duck : an alphabet guessing game by Mary Elting( Book )

10 editions published between 1980 and 2007 in English and held by 1,696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While learning some facts about animals, the reader is challenged to guess why A is for zoo, B is for dog, and C is for hen
America's ancient treasures; guide to archeological sites and museums by Franklin Folsom( Book )

11 editions published between 1982 and 1996 in English and held by 854 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On t.p.: A guide to archeological sites and museums in the United States and Canada
The Macmillan book of dinosaurs and other prehistoric creatures by Mary Elting( Book )

3 editions published between 1984 and 1987 in English and held by 617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history and development of dinosaurs and other prehistoric animals and discusses how scientists have pieced together information about these animals by studying their fossilized remains
The Macmillan book of the human body by Mary Elting( Book )

3 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics and functions of the various parts of the body
The big Golden book of dinosaurs by Mary Elting( Book )

4 editions published between 1988 and 1995 in Finnish and English and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the physical characteristics, habits, and natural environment of a variety of dinosaurs
We are the Government by Mary Elting( Book )

9 editions published between 1945 and 1967 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses briefly the reason for existence and the functions of each branch and department of the federal government, and also the duties of the independent agencies
Math fun with money puzzlers by Rose Wyler( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An activities book using math to introduce the handling of money and using money to promote math skills. Includes puzzles, tricks, games, and jokes
Dinosaurs by Mary Elting( Book )

4 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in Spanish and English and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and pictures introduce a variety of dinosaurs
All aboard! The railroad trains that built America by Mary Elting( Book )

3 editions published between 1969 and 1970 in English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Snakes and other reptiles by Mary Elting( Book )

6 editions published between 1987 and 2000 in English and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the characteristics, habits, and habitat of an often misunderstood group of animals that includes snakes, crocodiles, alligators, turtles, and lizards
Flags of all nations and the people who live under them by Mary Elting( Book )

5 editions published between 1967 and 1970 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gives a brief history of the use of flags, and then, for each country of the world, illustrates the flag, tells how it came into being and what its elements mean, and gives brief information on the country's history and peoples
Math fun with tricky lines and shapes by Rose Wyler( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents mathematical recreations exploring geometrical concepts
The Hopi way by Mary Elting( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Louis, who grew up in New York City, spends the summer with Hopi relatives in Arizona
Volcanoes and earthquakes by Mary Elting( Book )

3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses how earthquakes and volcanic eruptions occur and how they can be predicted
The answer book by Mary Elting( Book )

12 editions published between 1959 and 1978 in 3 languages and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Questions and answers on a wide range of subjects
The mysterious grain by Mary Elting( Book )

5 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the search of naturalists, botanists, and archaeologists to find the self-propagating ancestor of today's corn which has to be planted by man
The first book of baseball by Mary Elting( Book )

8 editions published between 1950 and 1970 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of archeology in the Americas by Mary Elting( Book )

3 editions published between 1960 and 1962 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of the major archeological finds in the Americas, explaining how ancient civilizations such as the cliff dwellers, the Incas and the Mayas have been recreated by studying relics
Math fun with a pocket calculator by Rose Wyler( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Instructions for playing a variety of games and tricks with a pocket calculator
The secret story of Pueblo Bonito by Mary Elting( Book )

8 editions published between 1953 and 1975 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how the mystery of the abandonment of an ancient Indian town in the American Southwest was unraveled by scientists
 
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Q is for duck : an alphabet guessing game
Alternative Names
Cole, Davis.

Cole, Davis 1906-2005

Elting, M. 1906-2005

Elting, Mary

Elting, Mary 1909-

Folsom, Mary E.

Folsom, Mary Elting.

Folsom, Mary Elting 1906-2005

Folsom, Mary Elting 1909-

Tatham, Campbell.

Tatham, Campbell 1906-2005

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