WorldCat Identities

Carlisle, Madelyn

Overview
Works: 30 works in 53 publications in 1 language and 3,048 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Literature  Fiction  History  Action and adventure fiction  Science fiction  Adventure stories 
Roles: Author
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Most widely held works by Madelyn Carlisle
Bridges by Norman V Carlisle( Book )

3 editions published between 1972 and 1985 in English and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Briefly discusses the first bridges, famous and unusual bridges, and bridge design and construction
Rivers by Norman V Carlisle( Book )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how a river begins and grows and how it influences the land that it flows through. Also discusses the many ways people use rivers and the importance of keeping them clean and unpolluted
Where to live for your health by Norman V Carlisle( Book )

2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Let's investigate slippery, splendid sea creatures by Madelyn Carlisle( Book )

5 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the lives and characteristics of such sea creatures as whales, sharks, seals, and corals
The true book of bridges by Norman V Carlisle( Book )

2 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of how bridges began and brief inform about different bridges
Let's investigate marvelously meaningful maps by Madelyn Carlisle( Book )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces all kinds of maps including weather, topographic, road, and undersea; and explains such terms as scale, projections, symbols, latitude, and longitude
The true book of maps by Norman V Carlisle( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how maps indicate distance and direction on land and sea. Also explains the symbols used by cartographers to convey information about an area
The true book of automobiles by Norman V Carlisle( Book )

2 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A simple introduction to the operation, maintenance, and manufacturing of automobiles. Includes information on cars of the future and how to be a good passenger
The true book of rivers by Norman V Carlisle( Book )

3 editions published between 1967 and 1969 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses rivers-where they begin, how we use them, and how they change the land
About submarines by Norman V Carlisle( Book )

3 editions published between 1969 and 1971 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Briefly describes a variety of submarines from the past, present, and future, including large, atomic-powered military craft and small models used for underwater exploration
About satellites by Madelyn Carlisle( Book )

2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A basic description of an artificial satellite, how it operates, and its many uses
Find out about glass by Madelyn Carlisle( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and photographs explain the process of turning raw materials into molten glass and shaping this material into a variety of objects
Let's investigate magical, mysterious meteorites by Madelyn Carlisle( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the nature and origin of meteorites and relates stories of famous meteorites, meteorite craters, and meteor showers
Let's investigate sparkling, silent snow by Madelyn Carlisle( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses such aspects of snow as the shape of snowflakes, record snowfalls, and how humans and animals adapt to snow. Also includes activities and experiments
About roads by Norman V Carlisle( Book )

1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Find out about oil by Madelyn Carlisle( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the sources, refining, and uses of oil
Let's investigate beautiful, bouncy balloons by Madelyn Carlisle( Book )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history of ballooning from the eighteenth century to the present and discusses different kinds of balloons and their uses in science, travel, and sports
Find out about wood by Madelyn Carlisle( Book )

2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the sources, processing, and many uses of wood
Find out about plastics by Madelyn Carlisle( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the composition of raw plastic and the various methods used to transform this material into a variety of items
Five weeks in a balloon by Jules Verne( Book )

1 edition published in 1950 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A party of balloonists go on an exploring trip across Central Africa
 
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Alternative Names
Carlisle, Madelyn

Carlisle, Madelyn W.

Languages
English (41)