WorldCat Identities

Verdet, Jean-Pierre

Overview
Works: 148 works in 523 publications in 17 languages and 6,706 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Miscellanea  Pictorial works  Sources  Popular works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Other, Creator, Commentator, Author of introduction, Narrator, Adapter, Interviewee, Lyricist
Classifications: QB631.4, 520
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jean-Pierre Verdet
The earth and sky by Jean-Pierre Verdet( Book )

23 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 886 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the sun, moon, solar system, and different aspects of the earth
Light by Gilbert Houbre( Book )

18 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 591 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
Atlas of the earth by Daniel Moignot( Book )

20 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses transparent overlays and laminated pages to introduce children to the physical earth
All about time by Jean-Pierre Verdet( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 473 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
The universe by Houston Museum of Natural Science( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses laminated pages and transparent overlays to introduce children to the universe
Le ciel, ordre et désordre by Jean-Pierre Verdet( Book )

27 editions published between 1987 and 2001 in 8 languages and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Des textes réalisés par des spécialistes alternent avec des dessins en relief
Earth, sky, and beyond : a journey through space by Jean-Pierre Verdet( Book )

10 editions published between 1993 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An exploration of space which provides scientific facts on earth and sky
The sky : mystery, magic, and myth by Jean-Pierre Verdet( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El cielo, las estrellas y la noche by Jean-Pierre Verdet( Book )

32 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the night sky, describing major constellations and the planets of the solar system
The universe by Christopher Maynard( Book )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 211 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
Une histoire de l'astronomie by Jean-Pierre Verdet( Book )

17 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 186 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
Il cielo, l'aria e il vento by Jean-Pierre Verdet( Book )

24 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in 8 languages and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les informations essentielles sur le ciel, la formation des nuages, la source des orages, les éclairs, etc
Histoire de l'astronomie ancienne et classique by Jean-Pierre Verdet( Book )

5 editions published in 1998 in French and held by 153 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, le soleil et le jour by Jean-Pierre Verdet( Book )

23 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 127 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 )

5 editions published in 1996 in French and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le grand Louvre : du donjon à la pyramide by Catherine Chaine( Book )

8 editions published between 1989 and 1997 in French and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Histoire du Louvre (bâtiment) richement illustrée de reproductions de toiles et de photographies
Aux origines du monde une histoire de la cosmogonie by Jean-Pierre Verdet( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in French and held by 79 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
The sky : stars and night by Jean-Pierre Verdet( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the night sky, describing major constellations and the planets of the solar system
Astronomie et astrophysique by Jean-Pierre Verdet( Book )

7 editions published in 1993 in French and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Georgii Joachimi Rhetici Narratio prima by Georg Joachim Rhäticus( Book )

6 editions published in 1982 in 4 languages and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The earth and sky
Alternative Names
Verdet, André

Verdet André 1932-....

Verdet, J.-P.

Verdet, J.-P. (Jean-Pierre)

Verdet, 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

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LightAtlas of the earthAll about timeThe universeEarth, sky, and beyond : a journey through spaceThe sky : mystery, magic, and mythEl cielo, las estrellas y la nocheThe universe