WorldCat Identities

French, Paul 1920-1992

Overview
Works: 64 works in 512 publications in 14 languages and 1,930 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Popular works  Science fiction  Juvenile works  Psychological fiction  Forecasts  Fantasy fiction  Miscellanea  Historical fiction  Epic fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Author of introduction
Classifications: PS3551.S5, 813.54
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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
Lucky Starr and the big sun of Mercury by Isaac Asimov( Book )

3 editions published between 1956 and 1972 in English and Spanish and held by 154 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
Nemesis by Isaac Asimov( Book )

61 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 12 languages and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science fiction-roman
The gods themselves by Isaac Asimov( Book )

74 editions published between 1971 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

4 editions published between 1953 and 1971 in English and held by 131 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 oceans of Venus by Isaac Asimov( Book )

3 editions published between 1954 and 1972 in English and held by 127 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
Asimov's New guide to science by Isaac Asimov( Book )

50 editions published between 1984 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 112 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
David Starr, space ranger by Paul French( Book )

16 editions published between 1953 and 1998 in Spanish and English and held by 105 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
The complete adventures of Lucky Starr by Paul French( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 77 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
Forward the foundation by Isaac Asimov( Book )

43 editions published between 1974 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science fiction-roman
Introducción a la ciencia by Paul French( Book )

26 editions published between 1973 and 1987 in Spanish and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lucky Starr and the rings of Saturn by Paul French( Book )

2 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Azazel by Isaac Asimov( Book )

30 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in 10 languages and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science fiction-noveller
The adventures of Lucky Starr by Paul French( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The further adventures of Lucky Starr by Isaac Asimov( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El fin de la eternidad by Isaac Asimov( Book )

38 editions published between 1955 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Eternidad-- una organización que existe paralelamente a la historia humana ... teniendo como propósito 'suavizar' el curso de los acontecimientos y velar con ello por el mayor bien de la mayoría"--Page 4 of cover
A choice of catastrophes : the disasters that threaten our world by Isaac Asimov( Book )

19 editions published between 1979 and 1994 in Spanish and English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines various kinds of potential disasters that threaten the existence of life on Earth, including changes in the sun or other parts of the universe, man-made destruction, and changes within the Earth
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 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Compre Júpiter by Paul French( Book )

19 editions published between 1976 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Una presentación suele cumplir al menos una de estas dos funciones: a) suministrar algunos datos previos sobre el autor y el libro en cuestión, b) convencer al lector de que tiene una excelente obra entre las manos, estimularle a leerla y, eventualmente, inducirle, mediante citas y referencias, a la compra de otros libros del mismo autor y/o la misma editorial. (Una presentación honesta cumplirá al menos la primera función. Una presentación comercial cumplirá al menos la segunda.)"
Lucky Starr and the rings of Saturn by Isaac Asimov( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 32 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
 
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controlled identityAsimov, Isaac, 1920-1992

"A", Dr. 1920-1992

Azimov, Aizek, 1920-1992

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Dr. "A" 1920-1992

French, Paul 1920-1992

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The gods themselvesAsimov's New guide to scienceForward the foundationAzazelEl fin de la eternidad