WorldCat Identities

Silverstein, Herma

Overview
Works: 23 works in 40 publications in 2 languages and 7,510 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Biography  Fiction  Handbooks and manuals 
Roles: Author
Classifications: HQ759.4, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Herma Silverstein
Teenage and pregnant : what you can do by Herma Silverstein( Book )

2 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A handbook presenting the options available to a teenage girl who finds herself pregnant. Includes information on legal rights, the birth process, parenthood, adoption procedures, programs for young mothers, and school and employment training
Threads of evidence : using forensic science to solve crimes by Herma Silverstein( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines ways in which science helps solve crimes using threads of evidence such as blood, teeth, teethmarks, fingerprints, eye prints, DNA, hairs, fibers, and corpses
Teenage depression by Herma Silverstein( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the different forms of depression due to environment, chemical imbalance, or genetics, and indicates remedies or agencies that can help
Mad, mad Monday by Herma Silverstein( Book )

7 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and Danish and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In trying to cast a spell with a love potion designed to bewitch handsome but conceited Stormy, fourteen-year-old Miranda actually conjures up the ghost of a boy who died in 1958
Kids who kill by Herma Silverstein( Book )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the causes, cases, and social and personal impact of the increasing incidence of murders being committed by children and teenagers
Alcoholism by Herma Silverstein( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses how alcohol affects the body and the lives of both alcoholics and those closest to them
Teen guide to single parenting by Herma Silverstein( Book )

3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of the problems a teenage mother is likely to face with parenting tips and information on help available in the community
Date abuse by Herma Silverstein( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the realities of all types of date abuse--physical and emotional as well as sexual--and describes both date abusers and those who are abused, explaining why people often fall into these roles
Spies among us : the truth about modern espionage by Herma Silverstein( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the world of modern espionage, discussing the functions of intelligence agencies around the world, how and why they gather information, and examples of spy operations and famous cases
The Alamo by Herma Silverstein( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the history behind and the events leading up to the famous battle between the Texans and Mexicans in 1836
Anti-Semitism : a modern perspective by Caroline Arnold( Book )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the long, cruel history of discrimination against the Jewish people
Mary Lou Retton and the new gymnasts by Herma Silverstein( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the styles, techniques, and accomplishments of the new Olympic gymnasts, with an emphasis on Mary Lou Retton
Baseball Hall of Fame by Terry Dunnahoo( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers the history of baseball, its rules, great players, and memorable games as presented in the Baseball Hall of Fame
Scream machines : roller coasters past, present, and future by Herma Silverstein( Book )

2 editions published between 1986 and 1991 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses roller coasters, their origins, history, revival in popularity through theme parks, and possible future. Includes a list of America's best roller coasters
Hoaxes that made headlines by Herma Silverstein( Book )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes a variety of famous hoaxes and deceptions in literature, music, art, science, and the media. Also includes hoaxes meant as practical jokes
David Ben-Gurion by Herma Silverstein( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surveys the life and career of the first prime minister of Israel
Basketball Hall of Fame by Terry Dunnahoo( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents details about the Basketball Hall of Fame, including its history, rules of election, and special exhibits on display
Pro Football Hall of Fame by Terry Dunnahoo( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a history of football and details about the Football Hall of Fame, including its exhibits, famous members, and rules of selection
Single parenting by Herma Silverstein( Book )

3 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of the problems a teenage mother is likely to face with parenting tips and information on help available in the community
Yearbooks in science by Geraldine Marshall Gutfreund( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the decade of the 1950s worldwide, highlighting a selection of the significant scientists, inventions, and scientific developments of the era
 
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Threads of evidence : using forensic science to solve crimes
Languages
English (36)

Danish (1)

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Kids who killDate abuseBaseball Hall of FameYearbooks in science