WorldCat Identities

French, Paul 1920-1992

Overview
Works: 43 works in 234 publications in 14 languages and 1,391 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Science fiction  Popular works  Juvenile works  Psychological fiction  Fantasy fiction  Epic fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3551.S5, 813.54
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works by Paul French
Lucky Starr and the moons of Jupiter by Isaac Asimov( Book )

3 editions published between 1957 and 1972 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A secret project to develop antigravity had been taking place on Jupiter IX for six years when the Council of Science learned that information about the project had been leaked to the Sirians. Lucky Starr and his partner John Bigman Jones are sent to investigate
Nemesis by Isaac Asimov( Book )

61 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 12 languages and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science fiction-roman
Lucky Starr and the oceans of Venus by Isaac Asimov( Book )

4 editions published between 1954 and 1972 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lucky Starr learns that his Science Academy roommate Lou Evans is being investigated for corruption. Lucky Starr and his partner John Bigman Jones go to Venus to find out what is going on
Lucky Starr and the rings of Saturn by Isaac Asimov( Book )

13 editions published between 1958 and 1985 in English and Spanish and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six weeks after returning from the Jovian system, David "Lucky" Starr learns that Jack Dorrance, the chief of a Sirian spy ring uncovered by Starr in the Jovian system, has escaped from Earth. Starr tracks Dorrance down in the Saturnian system and discovers that the Sirians have established a base on Titan
David Starr, space ranger by Paul French( Book )

16 editions published between 1953 and 1998 in Spanish and English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Solar System had long ago been colonized by an Earth suffering from a dwindling food supply and a millionfold increase in population. The colonies were her very lifeblood. Without the daily flow of products from them, Earth would experience mass starvation and chaos within weeks. Suddenly and unexpectedly, reports of fatal food poisoning, traceable to Martian produce, began to reach the ruling Council of Science. Each new case was treated with intense secrecy for if the people of Earth learned the cause of these deaths, a worldwide panic would surely ensue. To David Starr, Space Range, these deadly incidents formed a terrifying pattern -- they were clearly part of a clever and brutal scheme by an alien conspiracy to cripple Earth's economic life and topple its government
Lucky Starr and the pirates of the asteroids by Isaac Asimov( Book )

1 edition published in 1953 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The spaceship TSS Waltham Zachary has been taken by pirates based in the asteroid belt. Lucky Starr deliberately plans his own capture by the pirates so that he can take his revenge, as the pirates murdered his parents
Lucky Starr and the big sun of Mercury by Paul French( Book )

1 edition published in 1956 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spanish translation of "Lucky Starr and the big sun of Mercury". David Starr and his partner travel to Mercury to investigate a series of accidents and setbacks of a research project (using light [in hyperspace] to supply energy). Suitable for young adults
Forward the foundation by Isaac Asimov( Book )

46 editions published between 1974 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science fiction-roman
Lucky Starr and the big sun of Mercury by Isaac Asimov( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An observatory near the north pole of Mercury is researching sub-etheric optics hoping that solar energy will be able to be transmitted through hyperspace. When accidents begin to plague the project Lucky Starr and his partner Bigman Jones come to investigate
The complete adventures of Lucky Starr by Paul French( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meet David "Lucky" Starr- the youngest man ever to become a member of Earth's council of Science, a dauntless detective in the face of a hostile universe
The adventures of Lucky Starr by Paul French( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The collapsing universe by Isaac Asimov( Book )

19 editions published between 1977 and 1982 in 5 languages and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verhandeling over nieuwe ontwikkelingen in de sterrenkunde, voorafgegaan door een algemene inleiding over kracht, materie en planeten
The further adventures of Lucky Starr by Isaac Asimov( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lucky Starr and the oceans of Venus ; & Lucky Starr and the big sun of Mercury by Paul French( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lucky Starr and the pirates of the asteroids by Isaac Asimov( Book )

3 editions published between 1954 and 1971 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The spaceship TSS Waltham Zachary has been taken by pirates based in the asteroid belt. Lucky Starr deliberately plans his own capture by the pirates so that he can take his revenge, as the pirates murdered his parents
Asimov's New guide to science by Isaac Asimov( Book )

20 editions published between 1984 and 1993 in English and German and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rev. ed. of: Asimov's Guide to science. c1972. Bibliography: p. 885-893. Includes indexes. Scientific terms and developments are described for the layman
How we found out about numbers by Isaac Asimov( Book )

5 editions published between 1973 and 2005 in Spanish and English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"El hombre necesitó de los números cuando se planteó por vez primera la pregunta: "¿Cuántos hay?", hace muchos miles de años. Supongamos, que una persona desea saber cuántas ovejas tiene, para estar segura de que no ha perdido ninguna. O explicar cuántos días han pasado desde el momento en que tuvo lugar cierto acontecimiento. O que quiere contar las personas extrañas que se aproximan a su campamento."
The Frontiers of knowledge( Book )

3 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mokusei no rakkī sutā( Book )

3 editions published between 1973 and 2006 in Japanese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nós, robôs by Paul French( Book )

2 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in Portuguese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.30 (from 0.16 for The comple ... to 0.99 for Nós, robo ...)

Nemesis
Alternative Names

controlled identityAsimov, Isaac, 1920-1992

Azimov, Aizek, 1920-1992

Azimov, Isaac, 1920-1992

French, Paul 1920-1992

フレンチ, ポール

Languages
Covers
Forward the foundationAsimov's New guide to science