WorldCat Identities

Goor, Ron

Overview
Works: 28 works in 78 publications in 1 language and 9,049 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Recipes  Miscellanea  Children's television programs  Drama  Nonfiction television programs  Instructional television programs  Nature films  Wildlife films  Children's films 
Roles: Author
Classifications: QL494.5, 595.7031
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Ron Goor
Insect metamorphosis : from egg to adult by Ron Goor( Book )

10 editions published between 1990 and 2000 in English and held by 1,584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains how insects grow, describing the various stages of incomplete and complete metamorphosis
Eater's choice : a food lover's guide to lower cholesterol by Ron Goor( Book )

14 editions published between 1987 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a practical, simple method to help you understand and follow the American Heart Association dietary guidelines. It explains what your blood cholesterol number means and gives you the skills to lower it below the 200 mg/dL recommended by the National Institutes of Health
Pompeii : exploring a Roman ghost town by Ron Goor( Book )

6 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 1,118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the social, political, cultural, and religious life in the ancient Roman city of Pompeii, destroyed in a volcanic eruption in 79 A.D. and not rediscovered until the late seventeenth century
Backyard insects by Millicent E Selsam( Book )

7 editions published between 1981 and 1991 in English and held by 880 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and photographs discuss common garden insects and their protective appearence which includes camouflage, warning colors, copycat characteristics, and scary characteristics
In the driver's seat by Ron Goor( Book )

4 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographs and text present a driver's-eye-view of operating an eighteen-wheeler, combine, train, blimp, front-end loader, Concorde jet, crane, race car, tank and other vehicles
Shadows : here, there, and everywhere by Ron Goor( Book )

2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents information about shadows, including how they are formed, why they can be of various lengths, and how they reveal the shape and texture of things
Heads by Ron Goor( Book )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Compares and contrasts the characteristics of the eyes, ears, nose, and mouth of a variety of animals
Signs by Ron Goor( Book )

2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and photographs present familiar signs met in daily life
All kinds of feet by Ron Goor( Book )

2 editions published between 1984 and 1991 in English and held by 481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and photographs present the different types of feet found in the animal kingdom and describe how each type is specifically suited to the needs of the particular animal to which it belongs
The choose to lose diet : a food lover's guide to permanent weight loss by Ron Goor( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Williamsburg : cradle of the revolution by Ron Goor( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A close-up photographic portrait of eighteenth-century Williamsburg provides a study of colonial life, profiles some of the people who lived there, and discusses the town's significance in terms of colonial politics and America's struggle for freedom
Choose to lose : a food lover's guide to permanent weight loss by Ron Goor( Book )

4 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Take charge of your life with the only weight loss book that lets you choose what you eat, when you eat, and how much you eat. Here is the fully revised and updated version of the book that has helped hundreds of thousands of readers lose weight by making them the boss. By using the Goors' unique "Fat Budget" system, anyone can create a personal plan for permanent weight loss. It's not a fad diet, it's a whole new way of life -- one that's easy, even enjoyable, to follow. This completely revised edition of Choose to Lose features: The real truth about the unreported dangers of the new high-protein fad diets; Why diet pills won't work for you; How the fat substitute olestra can be dangerous; Updated food tables that reveal the calorie and fat contents of more than 6,000 foods, including brand-name convenience foods and items from fast-food chains
How birds eat( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"How Birds Eat uses spectacular video and a lively, informative narration to explore the many ways birds have adapted to find, catch, and eat food in the unique environments where they live. You will see birds with bills like chisels to hammer into bark, tongues like straws to suck up nectar, feet with long sharp talons to catch and hold slippery fish, feathers that repel water to keep birds afloat, and granaries to store thousands of acorns for future meals"--Container
Chick flick : how birds produce & raise chicks by Ron Goor( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the courtship, mating, and nesting habits of a variety of birds, as well as the protective care of newborn birds
Eater's choice low-fat cookbook : eat your way to thinness and good health by Ron Goor( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Choose to lose weight-loss plan for men : a take- control program for men with the guts to lose by Ron Goor( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Choose to lose weight-loss plan for men: take control program for men with the guts to lose
Insect defense : color, shape, behavior, and poison( Visual )

4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the various means by which insects are able to avoid being eaten by various predators. Covers: camouflage; warning colors; hairs, spines, and bristles; mimicry; eye spots
Bugs by Nancy Winslow Parker( Visual )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A thematic approach to teaching about insects using a diversity of materials woven together into a single program of learning
Eater's choice : a food lover's guide to lower cholesterol by Ron Goor( Recording )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Macmillan/McGraw-Hill reading/language arts : a new view : teacher's planning guide( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Insect metamorphosis : from egg to adult
Alternative Names
Goor, Ronald

Languages
English (68)

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Eater's choice : a food lover's guide to lower cholesterolBackyard insectsShadows : here, there, and everywhereChoose to lose : a food lover's guide to permanent weight lossEater's choice low-fat cookbook : eat your way to thinness and good healthChoose to lose weight-loss plan for men : a take- control program for men with the guts to lose