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Piel, Gerard

Overview
Works: 114 works in 233 publications in 4 languages and 5,487 library holdings
Genres: History  Pictorial works  Conference papers and proceedings  Popular works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Interviewee
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The age of science : what scientists learned in the 20th century by Gerard Piel( Book )

18 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 1,423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An overview of the scientific accomplishments of the twentieth century explores discoveries in a wide variety of fields, including natural history, cell and molecular biology, earth history, human evoltuion, and cosmology
Science in the cause of man by Gerard Piel( Book )

23 editions published between 1961 and 1964 in English and held by 1,194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of essays and lectures by editor of "Scientific American"
The acceleration of history by Gerard Piel( Book )

8 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Only one world : our own to make and to keep by Gerard Piel( Book )

8 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world of René Dubos : a collection from his writings by René J Dubos( Book )

4 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The clash of civilizations? : the debate by Samuel P Huntington( Book )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Consumers of abundance by Gerard Piel( Book )

8 editions published between 1961 and 1965 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gerard Piel on arms control : science and economics by Gerard Piel( Book )

3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Proceedings : XVI International Congress of Zoology, Washington, 20-27 August 1963 by International Congress of Zoology( Book )

in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic Russian idylls by Proctor Jones( Book )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Passages from Russian writers on versos facing illustrations
Jobs, machines, and people, a conversation by Ralph Helstein( Book )

8 editions published between 1964 and 1980 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three lectures : the heritage of mind in a civilization of machines by Frank Stanton( Book )

4 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Erde im gleichgewicht : wirtschaft und ethik für eine welt by Gerard Piel( Book )

3 editions published in 1994 in German and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

XVI InternationalCongress of Zoology : proceedings : Washington, 20-27 August, 1963 by International Congress of Zoology( Book )

6 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The illusion of civil defense; a talk at the Commonwealth club, San Francisco, California, 10 November, 1961 by Gerard Piel( Book )

3 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Ocean by Roger Revelle( Book )

2 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The bleak outlook : jobs and machines( Recording )

3 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gerard Piel, Robert Theobald, and Ralph Helstein discuss H.G. Wells' statement: "The inertia of dead ideas and old institutions carries us on toward the rapids."
Formula for failure : Consequences for proposed federal science funding cute by Linda E Greer( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Genetic engineering : life in our hands by Gerard Piel( Recording )

2 editions published between 1978 and 1981 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gerard Piel, publisher of Scientific American, lectures on genetic engineering. He explores the question of whether scientists can maintain controls on genetic experiments, using technical examples
 
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The age of science : what scientists learned in the 20th century
Alternative Names
Gerard Piel American scientist

Gerard Piel Amerikaans journalist (1915-2004)

피엘, 제라드

Languages
English (110)

German (3)

Chinese (3)

Korean (2)

Covers
Only one world : our own to make and to keepThe clash of civilizations? : the debate