WorldCat Identities

Lavine, Sigmund A.

Overview
Works: 29 works in 60 publications in 4 languages and 6,555 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Biography 
Roles: Author
Classifications: QL737.C22, 599.74442
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Sigmund A Lavine
The games the Indians played by Sigmund A Lavine( Book )
5 editions published between 1974 and 1976 in English and Dutch and held by 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the wide variety of games engaged in by North and Central American Indians, including, lacrosse, cat's-cradle, dice games, and horse racing
Handmade in America; the heritage of colonial craftsmen by Sigmund A Lavine( Book )
5 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Historical account of the work of colonial craftsmen. Chapters are devoted to workers in wood, cabinetmakers, clockmakers, glassmakers, pewterers, porcelain and pottery makers
Wonders of badgers by Sigmund A Lavine( Book )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the characteristics of American and European badgers, as well as more exotic species, and includes lore that has grown up around these intelligent and often misunderstood creatures
Wonders of woodchucks by Sigmund A Lavine( Book )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the evolution, physical characteristics, and behavior of woodchucks and discusses their place in folklore, literature, and medical research
Steinmetz, maker of lightning by Sigmund A Lavine( Book )
10 editions published between 1955 and 1967 in 3 languages and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Life of the great electrical engineer
Wonders of coyotes by Sigmund A Lavine( Book )
2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the physical characteristics, habits, and behavior of coyotes, as well as some of the lore surrounding these ancient and controversial animals
Wonders of giraffes by Sigmund A Lavine( Book )
2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the unique African animal with the long neck, and, briefly, its only relative, the okapi
Wonders of foxes by Sigmund A Lavine( Book )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the behavior and physical characteristics of the red fox and examines its relationship to the human population. Includes a separate chapter on seven other fox species
Wonders of hippos by Sigmund A Lavine( Book )
1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the natural history and lore of the common hippopotamus and the pygmy hippopotamus, two species of plant-eating, amphibious, even-toed ungulates that live in the muddy rivers of Africa
Wonders of rhinos by Sigmund A Lavine( Book )
1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes and contrasts the physiology and behavior of the five surviving rhinoceros species, and examines the animal's role in art and folklore through the ages
Wonders of the bat world by Sigmund A Lavine( Book )
3 editions published between 1969 and 1970 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the characteristics, habits, and behavior of the various species of the only flying mammals in existence
Wonders of tigers by Sigmund A Lavine( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the life and lore of the tiger, including its physical characteristics, behavior, natural habitat, and relationship with man
Wonders of marsupials by Sigmund A Lavine( Book )
1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses some of the 248 species of marsupials
Famous industrialists by Sigmund A Lavine( Book )
1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The horses the Indians rode by Sigmund A Lavine( Book )
2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Text and illustrations describe the arrival of horses in the New World and how they changed the lives of the Indians, especially those living on the grasslands between the Mississippi and the Rockies
Wonders of mice by Sigmund A Lavine( Book )
1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the characteristics, history, breeds, lore, and uses of mice
Wonders of camels by Sigmund A Lavine( Book )
1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the physical characteristics, evolution, species, and lore of camels, and their relationship to man
Wonders of the bison world by Sigmund A Lavine( Book )
1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the legends and lore connected with the bison and describes its physical characteristics, habitat, and behavior
Wonders of elephants by Sigmund A Lavine( Book )
1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the physical characteristics, behavior, and natural habitat of the two species of elephants, the African and the Asian. Also discusses their relationship with human beings throughout the ages
Kettering; master inventor by Sigmund A Lavine( Book )
1 edition published in 1960 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Languages
English (36)
Spanish (3)
Dutch (2)
Chinese (1)