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Maddox, John 1925-2009

Overview
Works: 126 works in 274 publications in 8 languages and 5,528 library holdings
Genres: Miscellanea  History  Directories  Drama  Melodrama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Registers (Lists)  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Author, Host, Author of introduction, Editor, Compiler, Speaker, Other, Performer
Classifications: Q180.55.D57, 500
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Maddox
What remains to be discovered : mapping the secrets of the universe, the origins of life, and the future of the human race by John Maddox( Book )

34 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and Chinese and held by 1,594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book discusses new areas in physics, intelligence, health, biology, and global catastrophe
The doomsday syndrome by John Maddox( Book )

24 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in English and German and held by 1,408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author is editor of the scientific journal Nature and discusses all the fashionable topics which bring forth today's "prophets of doom". Without minimising these dangers he warns against the greater dangers of unbridled pessimism and offers us some hope
Beyond the energy crisis by John Maddox( Book )

15 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 758 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The spread of nuclear weapons by Leonard Beaton( Book )

16 editions published between 1962 and 1976 in English and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Et fremtidsscenarie fra 60'erne til 75, over hvor stor en andel af verdens lande der kunne tænkes at have atomvåben udover de 4 stormagter USA, Sovjet, England og Frankrig, hvis man ikke begynder at ændre politik indenfor en overskuelig periode. Bogen ser på England, Frankrig, Canda, Tyskland, Kina, Indien, Sverige, Schweiz og Israels muligheder for at opbygge atomvåbenlagre
Revolution in biology by John Maddox( Book )

7 editions published between 1964 and 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the development of molecular biology and discusses the implications of its discoveries on genetics and the treatment of diseases
Prospects for nuclear proliferation by John Maddox( Book )

14 editions published between 1975 and 1977 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ce qu'il reste à découvrir by John Maddox( Book )

16 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in 7 languages and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Overzicht van de huidige stand van de natuurwetenschap, met speciale aandacht voor de nog bestaande kennisleemtes daarin
Walk by faith( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of one woman's spiritual struggle to find the right man. Pamela, longing for the marriage of her dreams, suddenly leaves her husband-to-be at the altar. Her family prods her to get married and produce some children. After Pamela meets her second suitor, Pastor Brown, she soon discovers he won't allow her to pursue her dream of singing in jazz clubs. In the end, Pamela must listen to her heart when getting married to Mr. Right
The Evolution of Darwin( Visual )

3 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides an introduction to the evidence for and against the Darwinian view of the origin of species
The Richmond directory, register and almanac, for the year 1819 by John Maddox( Book )

3 editions published in 1819 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Big questions in science by Harriet Swain( Book )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in Spanish and English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Famosos científicos de prestigio internacional dan respuestas a algunas de las típicas preguntas sobre el mundo que nos rodea
The origins of Darwin's theory( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir Andrew Huxley describes Darwin's motivations, discoveries, and search for a logical theory to explain his observations of geological and biological evidence in South America, focusing on Darwin's importance as the first to present strong, scientific evidence for descent with modification and to posit a plausible mechanism for its occurrence, namely natural selection
The Richmond directory, register and almanac, for the year 1819 by John Maddox( )

1 edition published in 1819 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The theory of inheritance( Visual )

2 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maynard Smith explains Lamarck's theory of the inheritance of acquired characteristics, Weismann's theory of separate inheritance lines of germ and soma, Mendel's experiments, and the discovery of the role of DNA in the transmission of genetic information
The evidence for evolution : the record in the rocks( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the theory of evolution and the evidence supporting it. Motion video and graphics present evidence from the fossil record, comparative anatomy, embrology, and geography. Evolution and natural selection are illustrated with present day examples
Darwin's theory today( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ernst Mayr examines the modifications and adaptations to Darwin's theory of natural selection to determine whether resulting synthesis is still Darwin's theory
La diffusione delle armi nucleari by Leonard Beaton( Book )

1 edition published in 1964 in Italian and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historia de las Civilizaciones by David Talbot Rice( )

in Spanish and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I grandi interrogativi della scienza( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in Italian and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El sindrome del fin del mundo by John Maddox( Book )

2 editions published in 1974 in Spanish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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What remains to be discovered : mapping the secrets of the universe, the origins of life, and the future of the human race
Alternative Names
John Maddox britischer Chemiker und Wissenschaftsjournalist

John Maddox Brits journalist

John Maddox Cemegydd, biolegydd ac awdur Cymreig

John R Maddox

Maddox, J. R.

Maddox, John.

Maddox, John 1925-

Maddox, John 1925-2009

Maddox, John Royden 1925-

Maddox, John Royden 1925-2009

جان مادوکس

جون مادوكس

매독스, 존 1925-2009

マドックス, ジョン

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