WorldCat Identities

Maddox, John 1925-2009

Overview
Works: 114 works in 239 publications in 7 languages and 5,632 library holdings
Genres: History  Miscellanea  Directories  Drama  Registers  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Author, Host, Translator, Author of introduction, Editor, Compiler, Speaker, 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 )

38 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in 6 languages and held by 1,768 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

20 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,399 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 )

10 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 791 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The spread of nuclear weapons by Leonard Beaton( Book )

13 editions published between 1962 and 1976 in English and held by 587 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 )

6 editions published between 1964 and 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 346 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 )

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

Unsere Zukunft hat Zukunft : der Jüngste Tag findet nicht statt by John Maddox( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in German and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Evolution of Darwin( Visual )

4 editions published between 1982 and 2004 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides an introduction to the evidence for and against the Darwinian view of the origin of species
Walk by faith( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 50 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 Richmond directory, register and almanac, for the year 1819 by John Maddox( Book )

3 editions published in 1819 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The origins of Darwin's theory( Visual )

2 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 18 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
Lo que queda por descubrir : una incursión en los problemas aún no resueltos por la ciencia, desde el origen de la vida hasta el futuro de la humanidad by John Maddox( Book )

3 editions published in 1999 in Spanish and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Las grandes preguntas de la ciencia by Harriet Swain( Book )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in Spanish and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of mechanics by René Dugas( Book )

3 editions published between 1955 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Evidence for evolution( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 13 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
The theory of inheritance( Visual )

2 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in English and held by 12 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
Darwin's theory today( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 9 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
Historia de las Civilizaciones( )

in Spanish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of the universe : why the big bang never happened by John Maddox( Book )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La diffusione delle armi nucleari by Leonard Beaton( Book )

1 edition published in 1964 in Italian and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Maddox, J. R.

Maddox, John.

Maddox, John 1925-

Maddox, John 1925-2009

Maddox, John Royden 1925-

Maddox, John Royden 1925-2009

マドックス, ジョン

Languages
English (113)

Spanish (8)

German (6)

French (1)

Chinese (1)

Italian (1)

Dutch (1)

Covers
Lo que queda por descubrir : una incursión en los problemas aún no resueltos por la ciencia, desde el origen de la vida hasta el futuro de la humanidadA history of mechanicsA history of the universe : why the big bang never happened