WorldCat Identities

Beyer, Mark (Mark T.)

Overview
Works: 29 works in 81 publications in 2 languages and 5,668 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  History 
Roles: Author
Classifications: TL789.8.U6, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Mark Beyer
Crisis in space : Apollo 13 by Mark Beyer( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recounts the events related to the ill-fated Apollo 13 mission and how the crew and mission control handled the in-flight crisis
Demolition experts : life blowing things up by Mark Beyer( Book )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explains the role of a demolition expert, the training required and the risks involved
Aircraft carriers, inside and out by Mark Beyer( Book )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the history, design and construction, components, and future of aircraft carriers, and discusses such famous ones as the USS "Saratoga" and "Enterprise."
Robotics by Mark Beyer( Book )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Takes a look at the current state and future of the field of robotics, emphasizing that robots are already playing an important role in making our lives easier
Smokejumpers : life fighting fires by Mark Beyer( Book )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explains the role of a smokejumper, the training required and the risks involved
Secret Service by Mark Beyer( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the history, training, duties, and role of the United States Secret Service
Sky marshals by Mark Beyer( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores the history, current status, and future of Sky Marshals; educational and other requirements for those entering this field; and job duties performed
Speed boat by Mark Beyer( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fast vehicles are cool--just ask any teen. Written in easy-to-understand language, each of these books focuses on speedy machines and how to get involved with them for recreation or competition
Stevie Wonder by Mark Beyer( Book )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A biography of the blind composer, pianist, and singer whose musical ability, apparent since childhood, has earned him many awards
Space exploration by Mark Beyer( Book )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses space travel, including equipment, projects, and future plans for space travel and exploration
Emmanuel Ringelblum : historian of the Warsaw ghetto by Mark Beyer( Book )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells how Ringelblum secretly collected eyewitness accounts and recorded what was happening as the Nazis closed in
Transportation of the future by Mark Beyer( Book )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A look at the cars, trains, and airplanes of the future
Motorcycles of the past by Mark Beyer( Book )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in Spanish and English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Briefly describes the early types of motorcycles and how they have evolved into the sleek, fast machines of today
Trains of the past by Mark Beyer( Book )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in Spanish and English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Briefly describes the first horse-drawn trains and how technology has turned them into streamline transports
Larry Bird by Mark Beyer( Book )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is a biography of the Boston Celtics basketball player who helped the Celtics make the NBA Finals four consecutive years, 1984-1987
Frankie Muniz by Mark Beyer( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Profiles the actor who stars in the television series, "Malcolm in the Middle," focusing on how he turned an interest in theater into a career
Ray Charles by Mark Beyer( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the personal life and musical career of the blind singer, musician, and composer, Ray Charles
Heinrich Mùˆller : Gestapo chief by Mark Beyer( Book )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores a cold and calculating man who spent most of his life upholding the laws that Hitler's madness created
Planes of the past by Mark Beyer( Book )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and Spanish and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Briefly describes the first plane flown by the Wright brothers and explains how they have evolved into the supersonic jets of today
Bicycles of the past by Mark Beyer( Book )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in Spanish and English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Briefly describes the first bicycles and how they have evolved over time into the super bikes of today
 
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Alternative Names
Beyer, Mark T.
Languages
English (40)
Spanish (13)
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