WorldCat Identities

Podendorf, Illa

Overview
Works: 188 works in 423 publications in 2 languages and 18,267 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: QE432.2, 552
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Most widely held works by Illa Podendorf
Rocks and minerals by Illa Podendorf( Book )

10 editions published between 1958 and 1985 in English and held by 1,057 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the formation and identification of a variety of rocks and minerals
Spiders by Illa Podendorf( Book )

7 editions published between 1962 and 1986 in English and held by 910 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces spiders and their habits: where they live, what they eat, how they move and protect themselves, how they help and harm us, and why they are called engineers
Seasons by Illa Podendorf( Book )

9 editions published between 1955 and 1985 in English and held by 835 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the changing of seasons and describes how plants and animals adapt to and prepare for these changes
Weeds and wild flowers by Illa Podendorf( Book )

6 editions published between 1955 and 1985 in English and held by 834 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to weeds that are always "weeds" and weeds that are considered wild flowers
Jungles by Illa Podendorf( Book )

7 editions published between 1959 and 1983 in English and held by 785 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the climate and locations of jungles and describes the plants of which jungles are made and the animals and people that live in jungles
Baby animals by Illa Podendorf( Book )

10 editions published between 1955 and 1985 in English and held by 782 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Highlights the characteristics and behavior of a variety of animal young and distinguishes between those that are hatched and those that are born
Space by Illa Podendorf( Book )

9 editions published between 1959 and 1985 in English and held by 673 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Defines in simple terms the characteristics of outer space, satellites, and the principles of flight through space
Animals of sea and shore by Illa Podendorf( Book )

7 editions published between 1958 and 1985 in English and held by 635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces creatures that inhabit the sea and seashore: animals with fur or shells, fins or legs, spiny skins or soft bodies
Dinosaurs by Mary Lou Clark( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Briefly describes a number of different dinosaurs, what came before and after them, why they disappeared, and how we have learned about them." -- T.p. verso
Insects by Illa Podendorf( Book )

4 editions published between 1981 and 1985 in English and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Briefly introduces some distinctive characteristics, habits, similarities, and differences of a number of different insects
101 science experiments by Illa Podendorf( Book )

13 editions published between 1960 and 1972 in English and Greek, Modern and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One hundred and one experiments that answer student's questions concerning basic scientific concepts
Trees by Illa Podendorf( Book )

2 editions published between 1963 and 1982 in English and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the parts of a tree and their functions, as well as the kinds of trees and their place in the environment
Animal homes by Illa Podendorf( Book )

3 editions published between 1962 and 1982 in English and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes a variety of animal homes, shelters constructed by man for domesticated and zoo animals, and explains that some animals do not build homes
Energy by Illa Podendorf( Book )

3 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to various sources of energy, including wind, water, electricity, magnets, heat, and sunlight
Pets by Illa Podendorf( Book )

3 editions published between 1960 and 1981 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Briefly discusses the characteristics and care of such pets as goldfish, frogs, toads, turtles, parakeets, hamsters, rabbits, cats, and dogs
The true book of pebbles and shells by Illa Podendorf( Book )

5 editions published between 1954 and 1974 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An easy-to-read, effectively illustrated introduction to the pebbles and shells found along the seashore
Language by Carol Greene( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brief introduction to language as communication, as a changing thing, as a complex family with 3000 members, and as a tool for both learning and having fun
The true book of insects by Illa Podendorf( Book )

3 editions published between 1954 and 1960 in English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces some distinctive characteristics, habits, similarities, & differences of a number of different insects
The true book of weather experiments by Illa Podendorf( Book )

4 editions published between 1961 and 1972 in English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Instructions for simple weather experiments such as measuring rainfall, making a wind vane, and taking the temperature of air, earth, and water
The true book of magnets and electricity by Illa Podendorf( Book )

3 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to permanent magnets, electricity, and electric magnets, how they work, and their uses
 
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إللا بودندورف

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