WorldCat Identities

Landau, Elaine

Overview
Works: 421 works in 875 publications in 2 languages and 148,608 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography 
Roles: Author
Classifications: QE862.O65, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Elaine Landau
Saturn by Elaine Landau( Book )

5 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduction to the planet Saturn, including drawings, photos, and a timeline showing how Saturn's rings were discovered
Jupiter by Elaine Landau( Book )

7 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 1,435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains information about the planet Jupiter, including its size, composition, moons, weather, and distance from earth. Also includes the history of the exploration of Jupiter, with real images taken of the planet and its moons
Mars by Elaine Landau( Book )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 1,380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains scientific facts and figures about the planet Mars, including information about its orbit, its size, its moons, its climate, its relative position in the solar system, and the human missions that have explored its surface
Alzheimer's disease by Elaine Landau( Book )

3 editions published between 1987 and 2005 in English and held by 1,269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses this degenerative disease of the nervous system, its effect on the patient's family members, and suggestions for coping and care
Child abuse : an American epidemic by Elaine Landau( Book )

6 editions published between 1984 and 1990 in English and held by 1,151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the problem of child abuse, its causes and what can be done to prevent it. Includes a list of agencies and organizations that provide information and help to abused children and runaways
Why are they starving themselves? : understanding anorexia nervosa and bulimia by Elaine Landau( Book )

4 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 1,109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses two eating disorders: anorexia nervosa, self-induced starvation, and bulimia, the binge-purge syndrome of overeating
Osama bin Laden : a war against the West by Elaine Landau( Book )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and Polish and held by 1,029 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents biographical information about militant Islamic leader Osama bin Laden, including his role in international terrorism and the beliefs that fuel his actions
Popcorn by Elaine Landau( Book )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 985 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides a history of one of America's favorite snack foods, presenting its origins, nutritional information and recipes
Neptune by Elaine Landau( Book )

3 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 966 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes scientific facts about the planet Neptune, such as its climate, place in the solar system, rings, and explorability
The Sioux by Elaine Landau( Book )

4 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and held by 961 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the history, customs, religion, and day-to-day life of the Sioux (also known as Dakota) Indians of the Great Plains
Triceratops by Elaine Landau( Book )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 955 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the characteristics and probable behavior of this three-horned dinosaur, as well as theories about its extinction
Stegosaurus by Elaine Landau( Book )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 948 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the characteristics and habits of the plant-eating dinosaur, as well as theories about why it became extinct
Heroine of the Titanic : the real unsinkable Molly Brown by Elaine Landau( Book )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 945 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biography of the indomitable Margaret Brown (the Unsinkable Molly Brown), best known for her bravery and compassion during the sinking of the Titanic. She was an outspoken suffragist, champion of miners' rights, supporter of charitable causes, and one of the first women to run for the U.S. Congress. Grades 5-8
Tyrannosaurus rex by Elaine Landau( Book )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 940 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the characteristics and habits of the massive flesh-eating dinosaur, as well as theories about why it became extinct
Smokejumpers by Elaine Landau( Book )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 921 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains what it takes to be a smokejumper, what happens in smokejumper school, safety on the job, and what it takes to be part of a team of people that can bring a deadly force under control
Oil spill! : disaster in the Gulf of Mexico by Elaine Landau( Book )

3 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 869 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents facts about the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico that began on April 20, 2010
The Sumerians by Elaine Landau( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines Sumer, the earliest advanced society to emerge from Mesopotamia, including its contributions in written language, farming, art, and science
The Babylonians by Elaine Landau( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the history of the Babylonian empire and the evolution of its society, including the progressive legal code of Hammurabi, the development of valuable trade routes, and contributions in art, science, and other areas
The Assyrians by Elaine Landau( Book )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines Assyria's growth from warlike city-state to huge empire, through its conquest of all of Mesopotamia and Egypt, and aspects of its culture
The new nuclear reality by Elaine Landau( Book )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at what it means to have new members of the nuclear arms club and an analysis of policies and practices of various nations as nuclear proliferation continues in Russia, the Middle East, South Asia, and North Korea
 
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Osama bin Laden : a war against the West
Alternative Names
ランドー, エレーン

Languages
English (72)

Polish (2)

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JupiterMarsAlzheimer's diseaseOsama bin Laden : a war against the WestPopcornNeptuneThe SiouxTriceratops