WorldCat Identities

Friedhoffer, Robert

Overview
Works: 26 works in 47 publications in 2 languages and 7,147 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Exhibition catalogs  Handbooks and manuals  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Performer
Classifications: GV1548, 793.8
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Robert Friedhoffer
How to haunt a house for Halloween by Robert Friedhoffer( Book )

4 editions published between 1988 and 1995 in English and held by 943 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides tips on how to create a haunted house at home and instructions for performing magic tricks at a Halloween party
Scientific American : everything you need for simple science fair projects, grades 3-5 by Robert Friedhoffer( Book )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 766 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Students will find everything they need to design experiments that demonstrate the core concepts in physics, astronomy, biology, and chemistry. Experiments involving gravity, energy, air and water, friction, motion, light, perception, biology, states of matter, and magnetism are featured in this title."--Publisher's website
Magic tricks, science facts by Robert Friedhoffer( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents several magic tricks based on principles of physics, math, chemistry, and physiology
More magic tricks, science facts by Robert Friedhoffer( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents several magic tricks that demonstrate principles of mathematics, biology, chemistry, and physics
The magic show : a guide for young magicians by Robert Friedhoffer( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides advice on how to give a magic show with step-by-step instructions for eighteen tricks
Physics lab in a housewares store by Robert Friedhoffer( Book )

4 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores such topics in physics as levers, friction, heat transmission, and density with experiments using common household utensils
Science lab in a supermarket by Robert Friedhoffer( Book )

2 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a variety of experiments using items you can buy in the supermarket. Also explains the scientific basis for such things as the flexivle strips that cover doorways leading into the meat departments in many large markets
Magic and perception : the art and science of fooling the senses by Robert Friedhoffer( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in German and English and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents step-by-step instructions for a variety of magic tricks, explaining how the tricks work by affecting people's perceptions
Physics lab in a hardware store by Robert Friedhoffer( Book )

3 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines such topics in physics as mass, weight, gravity, buoyancy, and pressure with experiments using common household tools
Physics lab in the home by Robert Friedhoffer( Book )

3 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores such topics in physics as the properties of water, transmission of heat, evaporation, and air pressure as seen in home plumbing, refrigerators, and other common items
Toying around with science : the physics behind toys and gags by Robert Friedhoffer( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author explains how toys work and the scientific principals behind their operation
Magnetism and electricity by Robert Friedhoffer( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This sixth volume in a six-volume series of books using magic tricks and activities to illustrate scientific principles features experiments with magnetism and electricity
Matter and energy by Robert Friedhoffer( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Experiments, magic tricks, and other activities explore the scientific principles of matter and energy
Molecules and heat by Robert Friedhoffer( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Experiments, magic tricks, and other activities explore the scientific principles of molecules and heat
Forces, motion, and energy by Robert Friedhoffer( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Experiments, magic tricks, and other activities explore the scientific principles of force, motion, and energy
Walt Disney's The sorcerer's apprentice : storybook and magic tricks by Teddy Slater( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first part is an illustrated retelling of the story of an apprentice sorcerer, Mickey Mouse, trying to save himself work by making some magic. The second part gives step-by-step instructions that make it easy to perform various magic tricks
Light by Robert Friedhoffer( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Experiments, magic tricks, and other activities explore the scientific principles of light
Sound by Robert Friedhoffer( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Experiments, magic tricks, and other activities explore the scientific principles of sound
Everything you need to know for simple science fair projects : grades 3-5 by Robert Friedhoffer( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sorcerer's apprentice : storybook and magic tricks by Teddy Slater( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first part is an illustrated retelling of the story of an apprentice sorcerer, Mickey Mouse, trying to save himself work by making some magic. The second part gives step-by-step instructions that make it easy to perform various magic tricks
 
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Magic tricks, science facts
Alternative Names
Friedhoffer

Friedhoffer, Bob

Madman of magic

Languages
English (40)

German (1)

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Scientific American : everything you need for simple science fair projects, grades 3-5Magic tricks, science factsPhysics lab in a housewares storeScience lab in a supermarketMagic and perception : the art and science of fooling the sensesPhysics lab in a hardware storePhysics lab in the homeToying around with science : the physics behind toys and gagsEverything you need to know for simple science fair projects : grades 3-5