WorldCat Identities

Whipple, Fred L. (Fred Lawrence) 1906-2004

Overview
Works: 169 works in 332 publications in 4 languages and 6,594 library holdings
Genres: Popular works  Folklore  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Other
Classifications: QB601, 523.2
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Earth, moon, and planets by Fred L Whipple( Book )

72 editions published between 1941 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,993 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orbiting the sun : planets and satellites of the solar system by Fred L Whipple( Book )

13 editions published between 1981 and 1984 in English and Russian and held by 1,234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Incorporates data collected by the Viking, Mariner, Voyager, Pioneer, and Russian space missions and is accompanied by spectacular photographs
The mystery of comets by Fred L Whipple( Book )

12 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 1,089 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the origin and nature of comets, the latest theories surrounding them, and answers questions for the general reader
Survey of the universe by Donald H Menzel( Book )

15 editions published between 1970 and 1995 in English and held by 715 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Across the space frontier by Joseph A Kaplan( Book )

1 edition published in 1952 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New horizons in astronomy by Fred L Whipple( Book )

5 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Optics / I.S. Bowen -- Solar instrumentation / J.W. Evans and R.B. Dunn -- Astronomical seeing and scintillation / Geoffrey Keller -- Spectroscopy / Charlotte E. Moore -- Radial velocities / R.M. Petrie -- Astrometry / K. Aa. Strand -- Photoelectric astronomy / A.E. Whitford -- Interferometers in radio astronomy / B.F. Burke and M.A. Tuve -- Rocketry / R. Tousey -- Computing machines in astronomy / Paul Herget -- Turbulence / S. Chandrasekhar -- Astroballistics / Richard N. Thomas -- Electrodynamics of fluids and plasmas / Max Krook -- Hydromagnetic and plasma problems / Eugene N. Parker -- Earth's magnetism / Walter M. Elsasser -- Time / William Markowitz -- Geographical positions / John A. O'Keefe -- Celestial mechanics / G.M. Clemence -- Meteorites / John S. Rinehart -- Meteors / Fred L. Whipple -- Minor planets / Paul Herget -- Planets, satellites, and comets / Gerard P. Kuiper -- Airglow and aurora / A.B. Meinel -- Solar-terrestrial relationships : weather and communications / Walter Orr Roberts -- Solar physics / Leo Goldberg and Donald H. Menzel -- Spectral classification / W.W. Morgan -- Stellar atmospheres / Marshal H. Wrubel -- Aerodynamic problems in stellar atmospheres / Richard N. Thomas -- Emission nebulae / Lawrence H. Aller -- Double and multiple stars / Otto Struve -- Stellar dynamics / U. Van Wijk -- Variable stars / C. Payne-Gaposchkin -- Interstellar matter / Lyman Spitzer, Jr. -- 21-centimeter research / Bart J. Bok -- Some observational problems in galactic structure / Harold Weaver -- Galactic clusters and associations / A. Blaauw -- Global clusters observed through a crystal ball / W.A. Baum -- Stellar structure and evolution / M. Schwarzschild -- Radio sources / John D. Kraus
The collected contributions of Fred L. Whipple by Fred L Whipple( Book )

2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orbital data and preliminary analyses of Satellites 1957 Alpha and 1957 Beta by Fred L Whipple( Book )

4 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The study of the physics of cometary nuclei semiannual progress reports no. 20 and 21 for the period 1 April 1984 through 31 March 1985 by Fred L Whipple( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The study of the physics of cometary nuclei semiannual progress reports nos. 22-23-24 for the period 1 April 1985 through 30 September 1986 by Fred L Whipple( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Precision orbits of 413 photographic meteors by Luigi G Jacchia( Book )

4 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The study of the physics of cometary nuclei semiannual progress report no. 19, 1 October 1983 through March 31, 1984 by Fred L Whipple( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moon: man's greatest adventure by Davis Thomas( Book )

4 editions published between 1970 and 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conquest of the moon by Wernher Von Braun( Book )

6 editions published between 1953 and 1958 in German and English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies in interplanetary particles by Fred L Whipple( Book )

4 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meteors by Fred L Whipple( Book )

3 editions published between 1958 and 1959 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Suggestion as to the origin of chondrules by Fred L Whipple( Book )

3 editions published in 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brightness changes in periodic comets by Fred L Whipple( Book )

2 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Periodic heat transfer by radiation through layers in a vacuum by Fred L Whipple( Book )

2 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Orbiting the sun : planets and satellites of the solar system
Alternative Names
Fred Lawrence Whipple amerikansk astronom

Fred Lawrence Whipple astronome amricain

Fred Lawrence Whipple astronomo statunitense

Fred Whipple

Fred Whipple Amerikaans astronoom

Fred Whipple amerikansk astronom

Fred Whipple US-amerikanischer Astronom

Uipl, F. L.

Uipl, F. L. 1906-2004

Uippl, F.

Uippl, Fred L. 1906-2004

Whipple, F. L. 1906-2004

Whipple, F. L. (Fred Lawrence), 1906-2004

Whipple, Fred L.

Whipple, Fred L. 1906-2004

Whipple, Fred Laurence

Whipple, Fred Lawrence 1906-

Whipple, Fred Lawrence 1906-2004

Уиппл, Фред Лоуренс

Фред Лоуренс Віппл

Фред Уипъл

فرد لارنس ویپل ستاره‌شناس آمریکایی

フレッド・ホイップル

ホイップル, F. L

弗雷德惠普尔

Languages
English (174)

Russian (4)

German (3)

Spanish (1)

Covers
Moon: man's greatest adventure