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Berinstein, Paula

Works: 19 works in 83 publications in 2 languages and 5,481 library holdings
Genres: Fairy tales  Juvenile works  Fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Folk tales  Abstracts  Political fiction  Film adaptations  Children's films 
Roles: Author, Narrator
Classifications: PZ8.G882, 398.210943
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Paula Berinstein
Making space happen : private space ventures and the visionaries behind them by Paula Berinstein( )

5 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 1,210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Most Americans equate space exploration with NASA, but the general public is largely unaware that hundreds of passionate individuals and private organizations are working to allow ordinary people the opportunity to tour near space and to create permanent human settlements on Mars and other celestial bodies. Through a series of fascinating interviews, this book introduces the scientists, astronauts, engineers, and entrepreneurs behind the private space movement and offers a clear-eyed assessment of their prospects for success. The legal, ethical, and political challenges facing the exploitation
Finding statistics online : how to locate the elusive numbers you need by Paula Berinstein( Book )

16 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 1,200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows how to find such information as: market, business and industry data; technology statistics; transportation statistics; scientific data; environmental data; politics and government numbers; arts and entertainment statistics; sports statistics; public opinion and trends; economic and financial data; education statistics; demographic data; historical statistics; health and medical statistics; and legal and crime figures
Alternative energy : facts, statistics, and issues by Paula Berinstein( Book )

7 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 1,086 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Environmentally conscious individuals will find the most up-to-date information on current research in alternative energy in this new reference resource. Important facts about companies & universities conducting research in alternative energy areas, government research subsidies, & statistics on global use of alternative energy systems, production of ethanol & hybrid fuels is included. Cost comparisons & a valuable appendix with sources for further study complete this encompassing energy reference
Business statistics on the web : find them fast-at little or no cost by Paula Berinstein( Book )

11 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 849 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Organized by topic and region, explains how to find statistical information about companies, markets, and industries on the Internet; how to organize and present statistics; and how to determine their authenticity
The statistical handbook on technology by Paula Berinstein( Book )

8 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines technological trends in the U.S. using quantitative data. The areas addressed are Basic Technology Indicators, Agriculture, Business, Manufacturing, and Materials, Communications, Computers, Construction and Infrastructure, Consumer Products and Entertainment, Education and Libraries, Energy and Environment, Military and Law Enforcement, Medicine and Biotechnology, Space, and Transportation
Finding images online : online user's guide to image searching in cyberspace by Paula Berinstein( Book )

6 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Communicating with library users : a self-study program by Paula Berinstein( Book )

11 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amanda Lester and the pink sugar conspiracy by Paula Berinstein( Book )

2 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Amanda Lester wouldn't be caught dead going into the family business. Her ancestor, Sherlock Holmes's colleague Inspector G. Lestrade, is a twit. Nevertheless, her parents refuse to see his flaws, and she's going to a secret English school for the descendants of famous detectives whether she likes it or not. When Amanda arrives at the dreaded school, she considers running away--until she and her new friends discover blood and weird pink substances in odd places. At first they're not sure whether these seeming clues mean anything, but when Amanda's father disappears and the cook is found dead with her head in a bag of sugar, they're certain that crimes are taking place. Now Amanda must embrace her destiny and uncover the truth. The only snag is that arch-villain Blixus Moriarty, a descentant of Holmes's nemesis Professor James Moriarty, might be involved, and he doesn't like nosy little girls interfering in his business" -- Back cover
Game development tool essentials by Alessandro Ardolino( )

5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Game Development Tool Essentials provides must-have tips and tricks from industry professionals for strengthening and streamlining your game tools pipeline. Everyone knows the game tools pipeline is important, but in the current environment of shrinking budgets and increased time pressure, developers often have to settle for inefficient, ad hoc, messy pipelines. This unique book will break you out of that cycle. The practical, expert insights contained within will enable you to work faster and more efficiently, so you can spend more time making cool things. Game Development Tool Essentials pools the knowledge and experience of working developers over four critical aspects of the game tools pipeline: asset and data management, geometry and models, Web tools, and programming. Within those sections, you will learn cutting-edge techniques on essential subjects such as COLLADA rendering, exporting and workflow; asset management and compiler architecture; and moving tools to the cloud
Amanda Lester and the orange crystal crisis by Paula Berinstein( Book )

2 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"There is a new student at the Legatum Continuatum School for the Descendants of Famous Detectives and Amanda is supposed to work with him. Scapulus Holmes is a descendant of the great Sherlock and he is crazy about her. Unfortunately she thinks he is a dork and would rather die than have anything to do with him. But when the kids discover a dead body encrusted with strange living crystals, Amanda realizes she needs Holmes help. If the crystals fall into the wrong hands they could be used for nefarious purposes, and only he knows how to protect them. Can the detectives keep the bad guys from learning the crystals secrets? It would help if they could figure out who the dead body is too. Only if Amanda and Holmes can find a way to work together can they prevent a disaster, and it is not looking good"--Back cover
Amanda Lester and the purple rainbow puzzle by Paula Berinstein( Book )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Purple rainbows, a mysterious crypt, and pots of gold ... Things are not going well for Amanda and the secret detective school. A priceless artifact has disappeared, a dangerous hacker is manipulating matter, and zombies are being seen all over the Lake District. Then the real trouble starts. When her cousins go missing and her friend Clive is kidnapped, Amanda is forced to turn to someone she'd rather not deal with: her old boyfriend Scapulus Holmes. But then he vanishes too. Now she's sure that arch-villain Blixus Moriarty is involved . . . or is he?"--Cover, page [4]
The secret agent by Joseph Conrad( )

in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Secret Agent" is Conrad's dark, and darkly comic story of a band of spies, anarchists, agents-provocateurs plotting and counter-plotting in the back streets of London in the early 20th Century. The novel centers on Verloc, a shop-owner, phony-anarchist and double-agent, who becomes embroiled in an ambitious terrorist plan to bomb the Greenwich Observatory
The complete Grimm's fairy tales by Jacob Grimm( )

in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A classic collection of oral German folklore, brought together for posterity by the scholarly brothers Grimm in the 1800s, this epitome of fairy tales includes many of the world's best known stories. In these dark foreboding woods, you will find: Rapunzel, Hansel and Gretel, Rumpelstiltskin, Lily and the Lion (better known as Beauty and the Beast), and Snow White and Rose Red, among other timeless works. These tales were later heavily revised and sanitized, but here are presented closer to their grim and beloved originals
An international episode by Henry James( )

in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two men visting the US from London meet a pair of charming women who return the visit the following year in London. Romantic intrigues, miscommunication and cultural faux pas abound in this short but delightful novel
The extreme searcher's guide to Web search engines : a handbook for the serious searcher by Randolph Hock( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes current Internet search engines, including AltaVista, Dogpile, Infoseek, MetaCrawler, WebCrawler, Yahoo!, HotBot, Internet Sleuth, Northern Light, SavvySearch, Excite, Inference Find, Lycos, and ProFusion
1999 ncaa convention proceedings : 93rd annual convention, january 9-12, 1999, san antonio, texas by Paula Berinstein( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The directory of online statistics sources by Paula Berinstein( )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Game Development Tool Essentials [electronic resource] by Paula Berinstein( Book )

in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Internet shu ju jian suo zhi nan by Paula Berinstein( )

1 edition published in 2003 in Chinese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

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Finding statistics online : how to locate the elusive numbers you need
Finding statistics online : how to locate the elusive numbers you needAlternative energy : facts, statistics, and issuesBusiness statistics on the web : find them fast-at little or no costThe statistical handbook on technologyFinding images online : online user's guide to image searching in cyberspace