WorldCat Identities

Carruthers, Margaret W.

Overview
Works: 64 works in 109 publications in 4 languages and 3,061 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Literature  Handbooks and manuals  Field guides  Biographies  History  Encyclopedias 
Roles: Author, Contributor, Scientific advisor, Other
Classifications: QE432.2, 552
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Margaret W Carruthers
National Audubon Society first field guide by Edward R Ricciuti( Book )

4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 1,081 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detailed full-color spreads help beginning naturalists observe and understand over 150 types of rocks and minerals
Rock and gem by Ra Bonewitz( Book )

12 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and French and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides a look at the world's diverse rocks and gems, covering more than 450 different specimens, along with detailed descriptions, identification tips, classification information, and practical advice on gem and rock collecting
The Hubble Space Telescope by Margaret W Carruthers( Book )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comprehensive look at the Hubble Space Telescope which has, since 1990, collected information about our solar system, star clusters in the Milky Way galaxy, and even other galaxies as it orbits the Earth
Tsunamis by Margaret W Carruthers( Book )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines tsunamis, where they occur, what causes them, and what can be done to protect people from them
Glaciers by Margaret W Carruthers( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the varieties of glaciers, natural history, impact on climate and the land, and some famous glaciers
The moon by Margaret W Carruthers( Book )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reviews the history of Earth's observation of its only natural satellite from ancient times to modern scientific studies, exploring what we know of the Moon's composition, surface, phases, and origins
Pioneers of geology : discovering Earth's secrets by Margaret W Carruthers( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles the work of six individuals who made important contributions to the field of geology: James Hutton, Charles Lyell, G.K. Gilbert, Alfred Wegener, Harry Hess, and Gene Shoemaker
Beach stones by Josie Iselin( Book )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Iselin, who uses a flatbed scanner to generate her imagery, has arranged these stones with great artistry, and nature writer Margaret Carruthers yields their secrets, revealing, for instance, that a pebble from Maine was created 400 million years ago during the birth of a great mountain range. Art lovers and beachcombing spirits everywhere will cherish this gift book
Land, sea, and air by Margaret W Carruthers( Book )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and Swedish and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses a variety of topics relating to the earth, including its structure, moving surface, volcanoes, earthquakes, rocks and minerals, erosion, oceans, weather, and more
Rocks and minerals by Ra Bonewitz( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From blue schist to blue granite, malachite to meteorites, and taconite to travertine, Nature Guide Rocks and Minerals is packed full of stunning images that reveal intricate details and unique characteristics of each rock and mineral
Roches et minéraux du monde by Ra Bonewitz( Book )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in French and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Des rubis étincelants aux fossiles multimillénaires, cette encyclopédie des Roches et minéraux du monde dévoile toute la richesse des trésors cachés au cœur de la planète, et la décline en un foisonnement d’images et d’informations fascinantes. Illustrés de superbes photographies aux couleurs aussi étonnantes que celles des joyaux qu’elles reproduisent, les textes sont organisés par classes de roches et groupes chimiques. Ils décrivent les caractéristiques chimiques, géologiques, historiques… de 450 spécimens de roches, minéraux et fossile
Earth sciences( Book )

4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rocas y minerales : la guía visual definitiva by Ra Bonewitz( Book )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in Spanish and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

ORÍGENES : La formación del universo -- La formación de la tierra -- La corteza terrestre. Coleccionar rocas y minerales -- ROCAS : Cómo se forman las rocas -- Clases de rocas -- Rocas ígneas -- Calzada de los Gigante -- La Torre del Diablo -- Rocas sedimentarias -- Cuevas y caverna -- El ejército de terracota -- El Desierto Pintado -- Stonehenge -- Rocas metamórficas -- El Taj Mahal -- MINERALES : ¿Qué son los minerales? -- Cómo identificar los minerales -- Asociaciones minerales -- ¿Qué son los cristales? -- Sistemas cristalinos -- Hábitos cristalinos -- ¿Qué son las piedras preciosas? -- Extraer gemas -- Tallas de gemas -- Piedras preciosas gigantes -- Elementos nativos -- Oro egipcio -- El diamante Hope -- Sulfuros -- Sulfosales -- Óxidos -- Asterismo y ojos de gato -- Minerales fluorescentes -- Hidróxidos -- Haluros -- Carbonatos -- Malaquita rusa -- Fosfatos, arseniatos y vanadiatos -- Turquesa mesoamericana -- Boratos y nitratos -- Sulfatos, cromatos, wolframatos y molibdatos -- Silicatos -- Tectosilicatos -- Feldespatos -- Feldespatoides -- El Estandarte de Ur. Zeolitas -- Filosilicatos -- Inosilicatos de cadena sencilla -- Inosilicatos de cadena doble -- Sudarios chinos -- Ciclosilicatos -- Nesosilicatos -- Sorosilicatos -- El grupo de los granates -- Gemas orgánicas -- El Salón de Ámbar -- El cultivo de perlas. FÓSILES -- Cómo se forman los fósiles -- El registro fósil -- Plantas -- El Bosque Petrificado de Arizona -- Invertebrados -- Vertebrados -- El Valle de los Dinosaurios -- Glosario
Rocks and minerals by Edward R Ricciuti( Book )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detailed full-color spreads help beginning naturalists observe and understand over 150 types of rocks and minerals
Audubon first field guide by Edward R Ricciuti( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detailed full-color spreads help beginning naturalists observe and understand over 150 types of rocks and minerals
Reading your newspaper by Margaret W Carruthers( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How to write better letters by Margaret W Carruthers( Book )

3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alphabetical order and dictionary skills by Margaret W Carruthers( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

North by southwest : an anthology by north Bristol writers( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Invertebrates( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains how invertebrates have evolved to grow, reproduce, and survive--all without a spine
 
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National Audubon Society first field guide Rocks and minerals
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Rock and gemThe Hubble Space TelescopeTsunamisGlaciersThe moonPioneers of geology : discovering Earth's secretsBeach stonesLand, sea, and air
Alternative Names
Carruthers, Margaret

Carruthers, Margaret 1971-

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