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Abramovitz, Melissa 1954-

Overview
Works: 59 works in 144 publications in 2 languages and 14,270 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Popular works 
Roles: Author
Classifications: RA644.W47, 629.222
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Melissa Abramovitz
West Nile virus by Melissa Abramovitz( Book )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the history, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment of West Nile Virus, reviews ongoing research, and discusses why this mosquito-borne disease is such a threat to humans and animals
Bipolar disorder by Melissa Abramovitz( Book )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains what bipolar disorder is, its causes, treatments, life with the disease, and future areas of research
The U.S. Marine Corps at war by Melissa Abramovitz( Book )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gives an overview of the U.S. Marine Corps, its mission, members, history, recent conflicts, and modern equipment
The U.S. Navy at war by Melissa Abramovitz( Book )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and Persian and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gives an overview of the U.S. Navy, its mission, members, history, recent conflicts, and modern equipment
Leukemia by Melissa Abramovitz( Book )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses leukemia, its causes, diagnosis, and treatment, living with the disease, and current trends in research and medication
Obesity by Melissa Abramovitz( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the growing health problem of obesity, its social and emotional impacts, causes, and treatment, and research that is being conducted, not only on new drug therapies, diet, and exercise, but also on improved education
Lou Gehrigs disease by Melissa Abramovitz( Book )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines Lou Gehrig and the disease named after him. Describes the symptoms, causes, and treatment options for Lou Gehrig's disease, and provides a brief biography of the famous baseball player for whom the disease is named
Multiple sclerosis by Melissa Abramovitz( Book )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and Persian and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains what multiple sclerosis is, its causes, how it is treated, life with the disease, and the future of the disease
Cystic fibrosis by Melissa Abramovitz( Book )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the history, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment of cystic fibrosis, reviews ongoing research, and discusses how to live with the incurable genetic disease that is often called "65 Roses."
Main battle tanks by Melissa Abramovitz( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the history, design, weapons, and missions of main battle tanks
Military trucks by Melissa Abramovitz( Book )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Simple text and full-color photographs describe various military trucks"--Provided by publisher
Schizophrenia by Melissa Abramovitz( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the nature of schizophrenia, its various types and diagnoses, and such related topics as Freud, genetics, family ties, stress, stigma prenatal viruses, living conditions, daily problems, early treatments, funding, research, and new drugs
Military airplanes by Melissa Abramovitz( Book )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Simple text and full-color photographs describe various military airplanes"--Provided by publisher
The 100th day of school by Melissa Abramovitz( Book )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Full-color photographs and simple text provide a brief introduction to the 100th Day of School"--
Military helicopters by Melissa Abramovitz( Book )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Simple text and full-color photographs describe various military helicopters"--Provided by publisher
Amazing feats of biological engineering by Melissa Abramovitz( Book )

4 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Engineers design our modern world. They combine science and technology to create incredible vehicles, structures, and objects. This title examines amazing feats of biological engineering. Engaging text explores bionic legs, artificial organs, and animal cloning. It also examines the engineers who made these projects a reality and traces the history of the discipline
Famous cars by Melissa Abramovitz( Book )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Simple text and color photographs describe nine famous cars"--Provided by the publisher
Silly cars by Melissa Abramovitz( Book )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Simple text and color photographs describe nine silly cars"--Provided by the publisher
Big cars by Melissa Abramovitz( Book )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Simple text and color photographs describe nine big cars"--Provided by the publisher
Old cars by Melissa Abramovitz( Book )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Simple text and color photographs describe nine old cars"--Provided by the publisher
 
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