WorldCat Identities

Silverstein, Robert A.

Overview
Works: 68 works in 128 publications in 1 language and 22,563 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ10.S664, 333.958
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Robert A Silverstein
The sea otter by Alvin Silverstein( Book )

4 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to sea otters, aqatic mammals that live in the nort Pacific and rarely come to land
Steroids : big muscles, big problems by Alvin Silverstein( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the reasons why athletes and others use steroids and some of the problems associated with these drugs
The circulatory system by Alvin Silverstein( Book )

4 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines how the heart and blood vessels work in the body's circulatory system
The muscular system by Alvin Silverstein( Book )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The main parts of the muscular system and how they work, problems, diseases, and cures are discussed
The respiratory system by Alvin Silverstein( Book )

3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the processes by which living cells use food materials to get energy by combining them with oxygen
Digestive system by Alvin Silverstein( Book )

4 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn how the body breaks down foods into smaller bits so that they can be used by the body
Mononucleosis by Alvin Silverstein( Book )

3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the history, causes and prevention of the disease as well as other "faces" of the Epstein-Barr virus
Fungi by Alvin Silverstein( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces fungi, discussing their varieties, physical structure, reproduction, role in the ecosystem, and uses
The excretory system by Alvin Silverstein( Book )

4 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the main parts of this system and how they work, problems that they may have, and also treatments and cures for diseases
The nervous system by Alvin Silverstein( Book )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the main parts of the nervous system, how it works, the diseases that may affect it and recent treatments for these diseases
Skeletal system by Alvin Silverstein( Book )

3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the structure of the human skeleton, explains the functions of particular bone groups, and discusses how the skeleton affects growth and movement
Invertebrates by Alvin Silverstein( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the simple creatures--animals lacking backbones that inhabit the earth
Lyme disease, the great imitator : how to prevent and cure it by Alvin Silverstein( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the scope and history of this growing health problem, its medical and ecological background, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, practical methods for avoiding infection, and current research into possible cures
Rabies by Alvin Silverstein( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the facts about the deadly disease, uses actual cases to describe effects of the disease, and looks at methods of prevention
The reproductive system by Alvin Silverstein( Book )

3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the reproductive system, discusses problems that affect it and recent treatments and cures for diseases
Vertebrates by Alvin Silverstein( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the subphylum of animals with backbones
Tuberculosis by Alvin Silverstein( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the history, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of tuberculosis
The red wolf by Alvin Silverstein( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the red wolf and the recovery program that has helped to bring this species back from the brink of extinction
The spotted owl by Alvin Silverstein( Book )

3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the dilemma of the spotted owl, whose existence is threatened by the destruction of its habitat--the ancient, old-growth forests
Plants by Alvin Silverstein( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Begins with a general description of the plant kingdom and its classification before going on to discuss specific kinds of plants
 
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The sea otter
Alternative Names
Silverstein, Robert

Languages
English (54)

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The circulatory systemThe muscular systemThe respiratory systemDigestive systemMononucleosisFungiThe excretory systemThe nervous system