WorldCat Identities

Davies, Owen 1948-

Overview
Works: 24 works in 61 publications in 2 languages and 3,561 library holdings
Genres: Forecasts  Catalogs  History  Sources 
Roles: Author, Editor, Honoree
Classifications: QA276, 303.4973
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Owen Davies
American renaissance : our life at the turn of the 21st century by Marvin J Cetron( Book )

11 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 1,043 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses managing investments, careers and education, future trends in science, medicine, public policy and employment predictions to prepare for the 21st century
Probable tomorrows : how science and technology will transform our lives in the next twenty years by Marvin J Cetron( Book )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Probable Tomorrows: A fascinating look at near-future advances, inventions, products, services, and everyday conveniences that will change how we live and work. Marvin Cetron and Owen Davies explore these changes and the impact they will have on everyday life
Naked in cyberspace : how to find personal information online by Carole A Lane( Book )

7 editions published between 1977 and 2000 in English and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reveals the personal records available on the Internet; examines Internet privacy; and explores such sources of information as mailing lists, telephone directories, news databases, bank records, and consumer credit records
Crystal globe : the haves and have-nots of the new world order by Marvin J Cetron( Book )

8 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Defines the coming political, social, and economic order of the year 2000
Cheating death : the promise and the future impact of trying to live forever by Marvin J Cetron( Book )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To live forever is one of man's oldest aspirations--and it might be become a reality. With advances in medicine and new gene research, human life span could extend into hundreds of years. But is this a good thing' "Cheating Death" examines every side of the dilemma of aging--from improvements in diet and medicine to the grander promises of science to the consequences of incredibly long life
Hospitality 2010 : the future of hospitality and travel by Marvin J Cetron( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Hospitality 2010 not only tells what to expect in the years ahead, but it also teaches how to anticipate coming events, answer your own questions about the future, and get a jump on the competition. In an era when change happens faster every day, these are critical skills for students and industry leaders alike."--Jacket
Omni complete catalog of computer software( Book )

4 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Omni complete catalog of computer hardware and accessories( Book )

3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Omni book of computers & robots( Book )

3 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Embroidered knot gardens : [using three-dimensional stumpwork, canvas work & ribbonwork] by Owen Davies( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Master the textures and shapes of topiary, hedges, walls, paths and water features, to produce beautiful miniature gardens that are blooming with flowers and bursting with colour. Specialist techniques and simple instructions combine in this practical guide that inspires the reader to create their own textured, three-dimensional designs on canvas" -- publisher website (November 2006)
Statistical methods in research and production, with special reference to the chemical industry by Owen L Davies( Book )

3 editions published between 1949 and 1976 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frequency distributions; Averages and measures of dispersion; Statistical inference; Statistical tests: Choosing the number of observations; Analysis of variance; Linear relatiouships between two variables; Multiple and curvilinear regression; frequency data and contingency tables; Control charts; Sampling and specifications; simulation
Křišťálová země by Marvin J Cetron( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in Czech and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

53 trends now shaping the future by Marvin J Cetron( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Status report on new aircraft coming from various manufacturers : OEMs across the board are making performance breakthroughs in bizjets and turboprops by Owen Davies( )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

55 trends shaping tomorrow's world : forecasts and implications for business, government, and consumers by Marvin J Cetron( Book )

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

Hospitality 2010 : the future of hospitality and travel by Marvin J Cetron( Recording )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Will tomorrow's economy boost hotel and restaurant profits? Will terrorism again choke off tourism and business travel? Will today's hospitality students find jobs waiting for them at graduation? [This book] not only tells what to expect in the years ahead, but it also teaches how to anticipate coming events, answer your own questions about the future, and get a jump on the competition. In an era when change happens faster every day, these are critical skills for students and industry leaders alike.-Back cover
50 trends shaping the future by Marvin J Cetron( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Progress in VTOL aircraft : advances in conventional helicopters, counter-rotating blades, pusher props, tiltrotors, tiltwings, ducted fans by Owen Davies( )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Oxford illustrated history of witchcraft and magic by Owen Davies( )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This richly illustrated history provides a readable and fresh approach to the extensive and complex story of witchcraft and magic. Telling the story from the dawn of writing in the ancient world to the globally successful Harry Potter films, the authors explore a wide range of magical beliefs and practices, the rise of the witch trials, and the depiction of the Devil-worshipping witch. 00The book also focuses on the more recent history of witchcraft and magic, from the Enlightenment to the present, exploring the rise of modern magic, the anthropology of magic around the globe, and finally the cinematic portrayal of witches and magicians, from The Wizard of Oz to Charmed and Buffy the Vampire Slayer
Ghosts : a social history( )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reveals changing perceptions of ghosts at different social levels from the Reformation through to the twentieth century in Britain and America. This five-volume set focuses on the key published debates that emerged in each century, and illustrates the range of literary formats that reported or discussed ghosts
 
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Probable tomorrows : how science and technology will transform our lives in the next twenty years
Alternative Names
Davies, Owen B.

Languages
English (56)

Czech (1)

Covers
Probable tomorrows : how science and technology will transform our lives in the next twenty yearsNaked in cyberspace : how to find personal information onlineCheating death : the promise and the future impact of trying to live foreverHospitality 2010 : the future of hospitality and travelEmbroidered knot gardens : [using three-dimensional stumpwork, canvas work & ribbonwork]