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Gaither, Carl C. 1944-

Overview
Works: 24 works in 179 publications in 1 language and 9,232 library holdings
Genres: Quotations  Dictionaries  History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Compiler, Other, Arranger
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Most widely held works by Carl C Gaither
Scientifically speaking : a dictionary of quotations by Carl C Gaither( )

15 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 1,573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This dictionary contains quotations connected with science. There are quotations from the most famous to the unknown, some are profound, some witty, and some are wise
Gaither's dictionary of scientific quotations : a collection of quotations pertaining to archaeology, architecture, astronomy, biology, botany, chemistry, cosmology, Darwinism, death, engineering, geology, life, mathematics, medicine, nature, nursing, paleontology, philosophy, physics, probability, science, statistics, technology, theory, universe, and zoology by Carl C Gaither( )

44 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in English and held by 1,507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Finding words of wisdom about science is now easy with Gaither's Dictionary of Scientific Quotations. Organized thematically and indexed alphabetically by author, this work makes readily available an unprecedented collection of approximately 18,000 quotations related to a broad range of scientific topics, including astronomy, biology, chemistry, engineering, and physics. The thematic organization allows you to effortlessly find a pertinent quotation from a variety of sources and perspectives. The resulting compendium allows a reader to conceptualize and embrace the written images of scientists, laymen, politicians, novelists, playwrights, and poets about humankind's scientific achievements. Quotations are listed with the credited author, title, chapter, page number, birth/death date, and occupation where possible. - Publisher
Medically speaking : a dictionary of quotations on dentistry, medicine, and nursing( )

8 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 1,439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mathematically speaking : a dictionary of quotations by Carl C Gaither( )

14 editions published between 1998 and 2017 in English and held by 1,295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Mathematically Speaking is a book of quotations. It brings together in one easily accessible form the best expressed thoughts that are especially illuminating and pertinent to the discipline of mathematics. Here you will find quotations from the most famous to the unknown." "The extensive author and subject indexes provide you with the perfect tool for locating quotations for practical use or pleasure, and you will soon enjoy discovering what others have said on topics ranging from algebra to zero."--Jacket
Practically speaking : a dictionary of quotations on engineering, technology, and architecture by Carl C Gaither( )

11 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 1,223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Practically Speaking is a book of quotations on engineering, technology and architecture. It brings together for the first time in one easily accessible form over 1100 quotes especially illuminating and pertinent to these disciplines. Here you will find quotations from the most famous to the unknown. Some are profound, some are witty, some are wise but none are frivolous. The extensive author and subject indexes provide you with the perfect tool for locating quotations for practical use or entertainment. This book can be read for pleasure or used as a handy reference by student and professional engineers and the wider public interested in who has said what on engineering, technology and architecture
Physically speaking : a dictionary of quotations on physics and astronomy by Carl C Gaither( )

14 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 861 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Statistically speaking : a dictionary of quotations( Book )

16 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Statistically Speaking is a book of quotations. It provides the largest collection of quotations pertaining to probability and statistics yet published. Some quotes are profound, others are wise, some are witty but none are frivolous. Here you will find quotations from the most famous to the unknown. You will find many of the 'jewels' that exist but please forgive us if we've missed any personal favourites."--BOOK JACKET. "The extensive author and subject indexes provide you with the perfect tool for locating quotations for practical use or pleasure, and you will soon enjoy discovering what others have said on topics ranging from actuaries to variability."--BOOK JACKET
Chemically speaking : a dictionary of quotations by Carl C Gaither( Book )

13 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume is designed to be both entertaining and informative. The purpose of the book is to present quotations so that the reader can get a feel for the depth and breadth of chemistry, and the visions and styles of chemists past and present
Naturally speaking : a dictionary of quotations on biology, botany, nature and zoology by Carl C Gaither( Book )

8 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This informative and entertaining work gathers together quotations from the natural world and the life sciences. Several hundred scientists, writers, philosophers and poets, past and present, offer their wisdom
Astronomically speaking : a dictionary of quotations on astronomy and physics by Carl C Gaither( Book )

16 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Astronomically Speaking is the largest compilation of published quotations in astronomy and astrophysics available. It is designed to be entertaining and informative. The purpose of the book is to present quotations so that the reader can get a feel for the depth and breadth of astronomy, and the visions and styles of astronomers past and present." "The bibliography is useful for readers who want to search for more details about the quotations listed. The extensive author and subject indexes provide the perfect tool for locating quotations for practical use or pleasure. This book can be read for entertainment or used as a handy reference."--BOOK JACKET
Gaither's dictionary of scientific quotations( Book )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gaither's dictionary of scientific quotations( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Geologically speaking : a dictionary of quotations on archaeology, geology, oceanography and palaentology by Carl C Gaither( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gaither's Dictionary of scientific quotations( Book )

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

Texas uniform crime report : 1970-1974 by Carl C Gaither( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Gaither's Dictionary of Scientific Quotations by Carl C Gaither( )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Handbook of medical physics by Carl C Gaither( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Somatic disturbance : an adaptive reaction to anxiety in the prison by Carl C Gaither( )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

PHYSICALLY SPEAKING : a dictionary of quotations on physics and astronomy by Carl C Gaither( Book )

1 edition published in 2018 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Scientifically speaking : a dictionary of quotations
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Gaither's dictionary of scientific quotations : a collection of quotations pertaining to archaeology, architecture, astronomy, biology, botany, chemistry, cosmology, Darwinism, death, engineering, geology, life, mathematics, medicine, nature, nursing, paleontology, philosophy, physics, probability, science, statistics, technology, theory, universe, and zoologyMedically speaking : a dictionary of quotations on dentistry, medicine, and nursingMathematically speaking : a dictionary of quotationsPractically speaking : a dictionary of quotations on engineering, technology, and architecturePhysically speaking : a dictionary of quotations on physics and astronomyStatistically speaking : a dictionary of quotationsChemically speaking : a dictionary of quotationsNaturally speaking : a dictionary of quotations on biology, botany, nature and zoology
Alternative Names
Gaither, C. C. 1944-

Gaither, C. C. (Carl C.), 1944-

Gaither, Carl.

Gaither, Carl 1944-

Gaither, Carl C.

Languages
English (175)