WorldCat Identities

Wallace, Joseph E.

Overview
Works: 29 works in 88 publications in 2 languages and 6,426 library holdings
Genres: History  Juvenile works  Fiction  Pictorial works  Anecdotes  Classification  Chronologies  Miscellanea  Children's audiobooks  Suspense fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: GV863.A1, 567.91
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Joseph E Wallace
The rise and fall of the dinosaur by Joseph E Wallace( Book )

9 editions published between 1987 and 1993 in English and French and held by 708 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The American Museum of Natural History's book of dinosaurs and other ancient creatures by Joseph E Wallace( Book )

3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains fossil-hunting anecdotes; up-to-the-minute scientific discoveries and details; and full-color illustrations of the animals and archival photographs
The lightbulb by Joseph E Wallace( Book )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Series focuses on inventions we often take for granted and how they have changed our lives
Baseball : 100 classic moments in the history of the game by Joseph E Wallace( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Highlights one hundred significant moments in baseball history through a collection of over four hundred photographs from the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, accompanied by explanatory text
The baseball anthology : 125 years of stories, poems, articles, photographs, drawings, interviews, cartoons, and other memorabilia( Book )

4 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Consists of excerpts from books and articles from newspapers and magazines originally published in 1868-1993
Diamond Ruby : a novel by Joseph E Wallace( Book )

5 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In early twentieth century Brooklyn, Ruby endures many hardships including the flu epidemic, the death of family members, and even starvation, until her pitching talents open new opportunities in the changing world of sports for women
The camera by Joseph E Wallace( Book )

4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history of the camera from its invention and development to present day technology
The autobiography of baseball : the inside story from the stars who played the game by Joseph E Wallace( Book )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Insights into the game' heroes from the late nineteenth century to the present day
The complete book of the dinosaur by Joseph E Wallace( Book )

3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Evolution : a visual record by Robert Clark( Book )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through 200 revelatory images, award-winning photographer Robert Clark makes one of the most important foundations of science clear and exciting to everyone. Evolution: A Visual Record transports readers from the near-mystical (human ancestors) to the historic (the famous 'finches' Darwin collected on the Galápagos Islands that spurred his theory); the recently understood (the link between dinosaurs and modern birds) to the simply astonishing.--
The deep sea by Joseph E Wallace( Book )

3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Big and noisy Simon by Joseph E Wallace( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simon cannot help being big and noisy, until he goes to Africa with his parents and watches a herd of elephants being big and noisy sometimes and silent when they need to be
Invasive species by Joseph E Wallace( Book )

4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a newly evolved predator swarms out of the African jungle, devouring everything in its path, the fate of the human race falls on a small band of scientists, doctors, and adventurers
The Arctic by Joseph E Wallace( Book )

4 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Familiar dinosaurs by Joseph E Wallace( Book )

8 editions published between 1986 and 2000 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pocket guide to dinosaurs, illustrated with 80 full-page, full-color photos
Grand old game : 365 days of baseball : rare and unusual images from the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum by Joseph E Wallace( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diamond Ruby : [a novel] by Joseph E Wallace( Recording )

8 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a true story, the story of Ruby Thomas, a female pitcher who used street smarts and athleticism to rise from poverty and excel in the roaring '20s. Known as the woman to strike out Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig in exhibition play, Ruby's fame came with a price as she found herself soon combating conspiracies and threats from hoodlums, prohibition rumrunners, and the Ku Klux Klan
World Series : an opinionated chronicle : 100 years by Joseph E Wallace( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A survey of the World Series relives great moments in the game through words and images, including the 1919 Black Sox scandal, Game 7 of the 1948 World Series, and the Brooklyn Dodgers finally capturing the crown in 1955
Dinosaurs A to Z by Joseph E Wallace( Book )

4 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides detailed drawings and interesting facts about each of ninety-five dinosaurs, including their eating habits, environments, and unusual characteristics
Great coral reefs by Joseph E Wallace( Book )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A coral reef - it's a natural wonder of unparalled majesty and beauty. This extraordinary ecosystem is home to thousands of species of fish, plants, and other creatures that are among the most colorful, varied, and interesting on earth. Perhaps the most fascinating member of the reef ecosystem is the coral itself. Did you know that corals are actually living animals called polyps? When you look at a coral reef, what you are seeing are the cement-like shells of thousands of these remarkable creaturess. Great Coral Reefs caputres all of the beauty and exitement of this breathtaking environment. Highlighted with stunning full-color photographs, the lively and informative text is an invaluable guide to coral formations throughout the world. Chapter One, "The Making of a Coral Reef," describes the history of coral reefs from their inception 500 million years ago (almost 300 million years before the dinosaur) to the present day. Also examined are the fascinating coral polyps themselves, including their reproduction, growth, and explains all of the most common, and many of the lesser-known, types of coral structures, from fringing and barrier reefs to atolls and coral knolls. Chapter Two of Great Coral Reefs, "Creatures of the Coral Reef," is a guide to the fish and other animal in-common and the most exciting creatures that live in the unusual physcial characteristics and behaviors - fascinating reading and valuable information that will help a visitor to any reef identify its inhabitants. Chapter Three, "The Secret Life of the Reef," takes you on a journey through a typical day on the reefs of the Caribbean Island, Bonaire, exploring the variety of life on this undisturbed fringing reef during the day - and throughout the night. This section also explores many of the fascinating adaptations that reef denizens throughout the world have developed to this specialized environment. Chapter Four takes you to the world's finest coral reefs. Discover the dramatic wreck-diving off the coast of Barbados, and the rare black coral located near the Cayman Islands. This volume is also an insider's guide to the pristine reefs known to only to experienced divers, as well as the unexplored dive sites that still remain. Learn about the best sites to visit on the Great Barrier Reef as well as the obscure island in the Caribbean that boasts both unspoiled reefs and magnificent humpback whales. Finally, Chapter Five describes current threats to the health of reefs worldwide, including advice on what every person can do to help preserve this ecosystem. Possessing Great Coral Reefs is like having your very own personal guide to the reefs of the world. Whether you plan on experiencing some of these magnificent sites or want to explore their beauty from your armchair, this gorgeous volume is an invaluable source of information about this spectacular underwater world. -- from dust jacket
 
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Alternative Names
Wallace, Joseph

Wallace, Joseph 1957-

ウォーレス, ジョゼフ

Languages
English (76)

French (2)

Covers
Baseball : 100 classic moments in the history of the gameThe baseball anthology : 125 years of stories, poems, articles, photographs, drawings, interviews, cartoons, and other memorabiliaDiamond Ruby : a novelThe cameraThe autobiography of baseball : the inside story from the stars who played the gameBig and noisy SimonFamiliar dinosaursGrand old game : 365 days of baseball : rare and unusual images from the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum