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Snedden, Robert

Overview
Works: 256 works in 798 publications in 8 languages and 33,713 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History 
Roles: Author
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Most widely held works about Robert Snedden
 
Most widely held works by Robert Snedden
Cell division & genetics by Robert Snedden( Book )

12 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and French and held by 760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses cell division, DNA, chromosomes, and genes, including how these factors decide what will become of a cell
Energy alternatives by Robert Snedden( Book )

16 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses alternatives to nuclear and fossil fuels, including energy derived from the sun, winds, waves, tides, and geothermal sources
Yuck! : a big book of little horrors by Robert Snedden( Book )

6 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using bright colors, a variety of print sizes, and a question, the author shows through a series of enlargements what microscopic creatures are in our everyday world, i.e., beds, floor, breakfast, toothbrush, and body. Children will love this book. Their heavy use and the foldout flaps will necessitate periodic replacement
DNA & genetic engineering by Robert Snedden( Book )

13 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses DNA including how it is put together, how cells read DNA, and the science and technology that is being explored based on cells and DNA
What is a fish? by Robert Snedden( Book )

13 editions published between 1992 and 1997 in 4 languages and held by 648 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes different types of fish, their breathing, movement, senses, food, defences, and birth
What is an insect? by Robert Snedden( Book )

12 editions published between 1991 and 1997 in 4 languages and held by 636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the physical characteristics, life cycle, movement, egg-laying, and feeding of a variety of insects
What is a bird? by Robert Snedden( Book )

8 editions published between 1992 and 1997 in English and Chinese and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics of birds, how they fly, lay eggs, and differ from other animals
The world of the cell : life on a small scale by Robert Snedden( Book )

12 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at how cells are put together and how they sustain life by controlling a complex series of chemical reactions
A world of microorganisms by Robert Snedden( Book )

11 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces microscopic organisms such as bacteria, viruses, fungi, and prions, describing how they live and reproduce and how they affect humans
Nuclear energy by Robert Snedden( Book )

11 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the development of atomic science, how atoms create energy, research in the field, and the positive and negative aspects of nuclear fuels, and how it affects the environment
Energy from fossil fuels by Robert Snedden( Book )

12 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the different types of fossil fuels, including coal, oil, and natural gas, how they are used today, why they are nonrenewable, and what affect they have on the environment
Separating materials by Robert Snedden( Book )

13 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A color-illustrated introduction to the science of separating materials that discusses compounds and mixtures, solutions, sieves and filters, oil refining, ores and extraction, and other related topics, and includes instructions for experiments, a glossary, and a further-reading list
What is an amphibian? by Robert Snedden( Book )

6 editions published between 1993 and 1997 in English and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Defines amphibians and describes their lives, including their maturation, mating, sense perception, and feeding
What is a mammal? by Robert Snedden( Book )

9 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics of mammals, including their ability to keep warm and cool, their reproduction, and the different means by which they move
Explaining autism by Robert Snedden( Book )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to autism that discusses what it is, the autism spectrum, signs, triggers, possible treatment options, what it is like to live with the disorder, how individuals with autism relate to other people, and related topics
Plants & fungi : multicelled life by Robert Snedden( Book )

10 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ideal for aspiring microbiologists or inquiring science students, this study of cells utilizes the latest research and stunning photos to give readers an amazingly detailed view of these tiny powerhouses that form the basis of all life. Each title is packed with information on the structure and function of cells, as well as the latest scientific breakthroughs
The benefits of bacteria by Robert Snedden( Book )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the beneficial uses of bacteria in applications ranging from brewing and baking to industry and sewage treatment
Technology in the time of ancient Rome by Robert Snedden( Book )

2 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes many of the innovative inventions that the Romans incorporated into their daily lives, including aqueducts, hot baths, and central heating
What is a reptile? by Robert Snedden( Book )

9 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in English and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and photographs explain the physical characteristics that distinguish retiles from any other living creatures
Energy by Robert Snedden( Book )

13 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses various aspects of energy, including power, kinetic energy, potential energy, photosynthesis, food chains, water power, wind power, chemical energy, atomic energy, heat, and solar energy
 
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Yuck! : a big book of little horrors
Alternative Names
Sneddon, Robert

Languages
English (179)

French (9)

German (5)

Chinese (4)

Spanish (2)

Danish (1)

Dutch (1)

Czech (1)

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Energy alternativesYuck! : a big book of little horrorsDNA & genetic engineeringWhat is a fish?What is an insect?What is a bird?The world of the cell : life on a small scaleA world of microorganisms