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Verdet, Jean-Pierre

Overview
Works: 159 works in 481 publications in 12 languages and 6,883 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Miscellanea  Pictorial works  Sources  Popular works  Picture books 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Translator, Commentator, Author of introduction, Narrator, Adapter, Lyricist, Interviewee
Classifications: QC360, 520
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jean-Pierre Verdet
The earth and sky by Jean-Pierre Verdet( Book )
19 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 894 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An introduction to the sun, moon, solar system, and different aspects of the earth
Light by Gilbert Houbre( Book )
17 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Experience the beauty natural light provides--from a colorful rainbow to the amazing aurora borealis; learn about fluorescent plants and animals that actually glow, and see the impact electric light has had on our society. See through plastic pages change the pictures
The universe by Christopher Maynard( Book )
26 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Simple text and full-color illustrations with four transparent acetate pages describe the universe and provide fun facts and information about it
All about time by Jean-Pierre Verdet( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examples of the concept of time in day to day life: how to tell time from a clock, how long it takes to perform certain activities, the movement of the sun, phases of the moon, seasons, and growing up
Atlas of the earth by Daniel Moignot( Book )
3 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Uses transparent overlays and laminated pages to introduce children to the physical earth
The universe by Houston Museum of Natural Science( Book )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Uses laminated pages and transparent overlays to introduce children to the universe
The sky : mystery, magic, and myth by Jean-Pierre Verdet( Book )
9 editions published between 1987 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Earth, sky, and beyond : a journey through space by Jean-Pierre Verdet( Book )
5 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and German and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An exploration of space which provides scientific facts on earth and sky
Une histoire de l'astronomie by Jean-Pierre Verdet( Book )
13 editions published between 1990 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Un panorama d'ensemble de l'évolution des idées et des techniques dans ce domaine, complété par une coupe chronologique sur deux problèmes clés : la mesure des distances dans l'univers, la formation du système solaire
Histoire de l'astronomie ancienne et classique by Jean-Pierre Verdet( Book )
5 editions published in 1998 in French and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Retrace l'évolution de la science astronomique occidentale depuis le monde grec (mentionnant la dette des Grecs vis-à-vis des Babyloniens) jusqu'au triomphe de la mécanique céleste classique à l'occasion de la découverte de Neptune en 1946
Le ciel, ordre et désordre by Jean-Pierre Verdet( Book )
10 editions published between 1987 and 2001 in French and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le ciel, le soleil et le jour by Jean-Pierre Verdet( Book )
20 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Introduces young readers to the sun, the myths people have told about it, and the role it plays in the cycle of day and night and in the changing seasons
Le monde ; L'Homme by René Descartes( Book )
3 editions published in 1996 in French and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le ciel, l'air et le vent by Jean-Pierre Verdet( Book )
16 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in 6 languages and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Introduces young readers to air and the atmospheric phemomena that can be found in the sky, including lightning, rainbows, rain, snow, clouds, and wind
Le grand Louvre : du donjon à la pyramide by Catherine Chaine( Book )
8 editions published between 1989 and 1997 in French and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Histoire du Louvre (bâtiment) richement illustrée de reproductions de toiles et de photographies
The sky : stars and night by Jean-Pierre Verdet( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An introduction to the night sky, describing major constellations and the planets of the solar system
Aux origines du monde une histoire de la cosmogonie by Jean-Pierre Verdet( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in French and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Centrée sur la cosmogonie du système solaire, cette histoire des théories scientifiques met en évidence la richesse des échanges entre les découvertes et leur contexte culturel
Time by Gallimard Jeunesse( Book )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Astronomie et astrophysique by Jean-Pierre Verdet( Book )
7 editions published in 1993 in French and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Georgii Joachimi Rhetici Narratio prima by Georg Joachim Rhäticus( Book )
5 editions published in 1982 in 4 languages and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Verdet André 1932-....
Verdet, J.-P.
Verdet, J.-P. (Jean-Pierre)
Verdet, Pierre 1932-
ヴァルデ, ジャンーピエール
ヴェルデ, ジャン=ピエール
Languages
French (85)
English (34)
German (22)
Spanish (12)
Portuguese (4)
Japanese (3)
Italian (3)
Arabic (3)
Dutch (2)
Bengali (1)
Latin (1)
Multiple languages (1)
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