WorldCat Identities

Ley, Willy 1906-1969

Overview
Works: 283 works in 788 publications in 6 languages and 20,820 library holdings
Genres: History  Popular works  Biography  Juvenile works  Folklore 
Roles: Editor, Speaker, Creator, Performer, Contributor, Author of introduction, Illustrator
Classifications: G590, 629.4
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The poles by Willy Ley ( Book )
41 editions published between 1962 and 1984 in English and French and held by 2,350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Illustrated book on the North and South poles. Suitable grades 7 and up
Rockets, missiles, and men in space by Willy Ley ( Book )
64 editions published between 1951 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gennemgår udviklingen inden for raketter, missiler og rumskibe op til begyndelsen af 1950'erne
Watchers of the skies: an informal history of astronomy from Babylon to the space age by Willy Ley ( Book )
20 editions published between 1963 and 1969 in English and held by 1,484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dawn of zoology by Willy Ley ( Book )
5 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 1,051 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Otto Hahn: a scientific autobiography by Otto Hahn ( Book )
9 editions published between 1966 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 802 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Nobel Foundation presents a biographical sketch of German chemist Otto Hahn (1879-1968). Hahn was awarded the 1944 Nobel prize for chemistry for his discovery of the fission of heavy nuclei. The foundation highlights his education, his research, his accomplishments, and his work
The conquest of space by Willy Ley ( Book )
40 editions published between 1949 and 1959 in 4 languages and held by 798 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Engineers' dreams by Willy Ley ( Book )
20 editions published between 1954 and 1973 in 4 languages and held by 732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Another look at Atlantis : and fifteen other essays by Willy Ley ( Book )
5 editions published between 1954 and 1969 in English and held by 674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Speculative essays on subjects of science and natural history
Exotic zoology by Willy Ley ( Book )
6 editions published between 1959 and 1966 in English and held by 631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Events in space by Willy Ley ( Book )
8 editions published between 1969 and 1970 in English and held by 628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The exploration of Mars by Willy Ley ( Book )
12 editions published between 1956 and 1960 in English and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An outline of a master blueprint for man's first exploring trip to the planet Mars
The lungfish, the dodo & the unicorn : an excursion into romantic zoology by Willy Ley ( Book )
15 editions published between 1941 and 1952 in English and German and held by 581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kant's cosmogony, as in his essay on the retardation of the rotation of the earth and his Natural history and theory of the heavens by Immanuel Kant ( Book )
7 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beyond the solar system by Willy Ley ( Book )
6 editions published between 1964 and 1968 in English and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dragons in amber; further adventures of a romantic naturalist by Willy Ley ( Book )
10 editions published between 1949 and 1951 in English and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Salamanders and other wonders; still more adventures of a romantic naturalist by Willy Ley ( Book )
11 editions published between 1955 and 1956 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Harnessing space by Willy Ley ( Book )
5 editions published in 1963 in English and Undetermined and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
History and survey of the future purposes of our space-programs, based on U. S. government reports, and pointing up their peaceful applications
Visitors from afar the comets by Willy Ley ( Book )
2 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This book serves as a comprehensive guide to the comets. Many charts and illustrations are included."--Book jacket
Satellites, rockets, and outer space by Willy Ley ( Book )
9 editions published between 1958 and 1963 in English and Undetermined and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The discovery of the elements by Willy Ley ( Book )
5 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Le, Ṿili, 1906-1969
Willey, Robert 1906-1969 Pseudonym
ליי, ווילי
レイ, W
レイ, ウィリー
Languages
English (288)
French (8)
German (7)
Japanese (3)
Spanish (2)
Bengali (1)
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