WorldCat Identities

Silverstein, Robert A.

Overview
Works: 72 works in 152 publications in 1 language and 21,950 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ10.S664, 612.8
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Robert A Silverstein
The muscular system by Alvin Silverstein( )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 1,139 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( )

3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 1,132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

4 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 1,101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

4 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 1,041 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 945 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

5 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 907 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to sea otters, aqatic mammals that live in the nort Pacific and rarely come to land
The excretory system by Alvin Silverstein( Book )

4 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 806 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 751 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 742 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
The spotted owl by Alvin Silverstein( Book )

3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 677 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
Invertebrates by Alvin Silverstein( Book )

4 editions published in 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 649 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the simple creatures--animals lacking backbones that inhabit the earth
Steroids : big muscles, big problems by Alvin Silverstein( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 628 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
Plants by Alvin Silverstein( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 536 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
Mononucleosis by Alvin Silverstein( Book )

3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 530 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 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces fungi, discussing their varieties, physical structure, reproduction, role in the ecosystem, and uses
Lyme disease, the great imitator : how to prevent and cure it by Alvin Silverstein( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 498 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 )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 471 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
Vertebrates by Alvin Silverstein( Book )

4 editions published in 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the history, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of tuberculosis
 
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Alternative Names
Silverstein, Robert

Languages
English (60)

Covers
The respiratory systemThe circulatory systemDigestive systemThe reproductive systemThe sea otterThe excretory systemThe nervous systemSkeletal system