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Connolly, Sean 1956-

Overview
Works: 196 works in 649 publications in 9 languages and 31,350 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  Humor  Miscellanea  History  Exhibition catalogs  Sources 
Roles: Author, Creator, Editor
Classifications: Q164, 507.8
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Most widely held works about Sean Connolly
 
Most widely held works by Sean Connolly
Ecstasy by Sean Connolly( Book )

13 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 915 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the drug ecstasy, the dangers of ecstasy and how some people are unable to stop taking it
The book of potentially catastrophic science by Sean Connolly( Book )

9 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 889 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents in introduction to thirty-four scientific breakthroughs, discussing the history of their discovery and providing instructions for conducting experiments which demonstrate their principles
Tobacco by Sean Connolly( Book )

12 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the history of tobacco, health risks associated with tobacco use, tactics employed by tobacco manufacturers, social consequences of smoking, prevention efforts, and treatment options
Cocaine by Sean Connolly( Book )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and Dutch and held by 710 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the effects of cocaine on the body, mentally and physically, as well as its effect on the families and friends of addicts
Leonardo da Vinci by Sean Connolly( Book )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the life and work of Leonardo da Vinci, discussing his early years, life in various parts of Italy, and development as an artist
The book of totally irresponsible science by Sean Connolly( Book )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2017 in English and held by 574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simple to do science experiments to be done with items found in the kitchen or garden
The United Nations by Sean Connolly( Book )

12 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and Japanese and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Describes the history of the United Nations, its peacekeeping missions, and views of those who support or criticize the UN"--Provided by publisher
The book of perfectly perilous math by Sean Connolly( Book )

9 editions published between 2012 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses perilous situations to inspire readers as they solve word problems using fractions, algebra, geometry, probability, expressions, and equations
Steroids by Sean Connolly( Book )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and Dutch and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the short-term and long-term effects and dangers of steroid drug use, recounts the stories of various people who have abused them, and explains how to get help with this problem
The school's cool joke book by Sean Connolly( Book )

5 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collects jokes about school, including teachers, classes, and books
World War I by Sean Connolly( Book )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses World War I and presents primary source material
The monster fun joke book by Sean Connolly( Book )

4 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collects jokes about monsters, including vampires, skeletons, and ghosts
Nelson Mandela by Sean Connolly( Book )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and Danish and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the South African leader, discussing his childhood, family life, career, imprisonment, and election as president
Vincent Van Gogh by Sean Connolly( Book )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and Swedish and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the life and work of Vincent van Gogh, discussing his early years, life in Holland, London, Paris, and southern France, development as a painter, and illness. Suggested level: primary
Alcohol by Sean Connolly( Book )

11 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers straightforward information about alcohol
The outer space joke book by Sean Connolly( Book )

4 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collects jokes about outer space, including aliens, astronomers, and time travel
World War II by Sean Connolly( Book )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses World War II and presents primary source material
Amphetamines by Sean Connolly( Book )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and Dutch and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers information on the drug amphetamine, also know as speed, including how the drug affects the body physically and mentally, and how to get treatment and counseling for addicts
The book of wildly spectacular sports science by Sean Connolly( Book )

4 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Why does a knuckleball flutter? Why do belly flops hurt so much? Why would a quarterback prefer a deflated football? Here are 54 all-star experiments that demonstrate the scientific principles powering a wide variety of sports and activities--and offer insights that can help you improve your own athletic skills. How does a black belt karate chop her way through a stack of bricks? Use Popsicle sticks to understand why it's possible and learn the role played by Newton's second law of motion. Does LeBron James really float through the air on the way to a dunk? Use a tennis ball, a paperback book, and the help of a friend to understand the science of momentum and the real meaning of hang time. Using common household objects, each project includes step-by-step instructions, tips, and a detailed explanation of how and why the experiment worked. It's a win-win."--Amazon.com
Sudan by Sean Connolly( Book )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes historical conflicts in Sudan, discussing how they have led to the current crisis in the country
 
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The book of potentially catastrophic science
Alternative Names

controlled identityCanavan, Thomas, 1956-

Canavan, Thomas, 1956-

Connolly, S.

Konolijs, Šons 1956-

코널리, 숀

코널리, 신

コノリー, シーン

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The book of potentially catastrophic scienceTobaccoCocaineLeonardo da VinciThe book of totally irresponsible scienceThe United NationsSteroidsThe school's cool joke book