WorldCat Identities

White, James 1928-1999

Overview
Works: 95 works in 280 publications in 3 languages and 4,823 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Science fiction  Medical fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PR6073.H494, 823.914
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Most widely held works about James White
 
Most widely held works by James White
Final diagnosis : a Sector General novel by James White( Book )

5 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A spoof on the medical profession featuring an intelligent virus which works like a doctor, it can completely cure a sick person. The virus is discovered by the staff of a space hospital while they are examining an alien. By the author of The Galactic Gourmet
Double contact : a Sector General novel by James White( Book )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the process of answering a distress call, a hospital spaceship discovers a planet with two intelligent aliens and one has nearly destroyed the other. A comparison of alien life forms. By the author of Mind Changer
The galactic gourmet : a Sector General novel by James White( Book )

5 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chef Gurronsevas, a six-legged alien, is hired to improve the food of the Sector General hospital, a space station for treating the medical problems of humans and aliens. The chef is considered the best in the universe, but his ways run afoul of the administration so he is sent on an expedition in search of new peoples
The first protector by James White( Book )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ma'el, Taelon scientist, lands on 4th-century Ireland and sets out on an incredible journey
Mind changer : a Sector General novel by James White( Book )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A novel on a space hospital which caters to more than fifty anatomically different species. The feat is made possible by doctors mentally imprinting, say, a Kelgian doctor's knowledge to treat a Kelgian. The novel looks at some of the problems encountered. By the author of Final Diagnosis
All judgment fled by James White( Book )

5 editions published between 1969 and 1979 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sixty million miles from Earth, embroiled in all the perils of First Contact with alien life forms, astronauts haven't much time for politicians and public relations officers. Back on Earth, though, the First Contact is being relayed to a breathlessly waiting public, and must of what the astronauts must do and say is coming through live - to the total dismay of military brass and political bigwigs
The watch below by James White( Book )

12 editions published between 1966 and 1996 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Five people are trapped under the sea in an experimental tanker sunk during the War. They not only survive and have children and grandchildren but keep their brains alert by playing the 'Game'. Simultaneously, a race of water-dwelling aliens leaves its distant world, which is disintegrating, to colonize the oceans of the Earth."--Back cover
The genocidal healer by James White( Book )

3 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A planet with intelligent life is battling a plague and fighting wars when a battleship is sent to rescue them
Beginning operations by James White( Book )

6 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'Major Operation"--When a top-notch surgeon makes a series of fatal errors during an operation, Conway is assigned to find out what happened. He suspects that an outside alien presence is responsible, but is it a sentient virus, and disembodied intelligence, a mental contagion, or something totally beyond his experience? What he finds will take him to a planet literally crawling with life, and the most dangerous operating theatre in the galaxy
Alien emergencies : a sector general omnibus by James White( Book )

6 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Ambulance Ship"--Senior Physician Conway is assigned medical command of the light cruiser Rhabwar, in charge of treating emergencies too urgent to wait for transport to Sector General. In four stories, he and his crew encounter such medical oddities as diseases that seem to jump species, a huge space-going bird and an extremely violent species that is only intelligent for part of its life
Hospital station by James White( Book )

22 editions published between 1962 and 1993 in 4 languages and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dream millennium by James White( Book )

7 editions published between 1973 and 1982 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sector General by James White( Book )

6 editions published between 1983 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Star surgeon by James White( Book )

13 editions published between 1963 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ambulance ship by James White( Book )

6 editions published between 1979 and 1987 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Code blue-- emergency : (a Sector General novel) by James White( Book )

6 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The aliens among us by James White( Book )

8 editions published between 1969 and 1988 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Futures past by James White( Book )

3 editions published between 1982 and 1988 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All judgment fled by James White( Book )

6 editions published between 1968 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Major operation by James White( Book )

8 editions published between 1971 and 1987 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Final diagnosis : a Sector General novel
Alternative Names
James White autore di fantascienza irlandese

James White Brits auteur

James White irischer Science-Fiction-Autor

James White irlandzki pisarz science fiction

Uaĭt, Dzh 1928-1999

Uaĭt, Dzh. (Dzheĭms), 1928-1999

Uaĭt, Dzheĭms 1928-1999

Vaits, Džeimss 1928-1999

Джеймс Вайт

Джеймс Уайт

Уайт, Дж 1928-1999

Уайт, Джеймс британский писатель-фантаст

جیمز وایت نویسنده بریتانیایی

ジェームズ・ホワイト (作家)

Languages
English (140)

Spanish (6)

German (1)

Covers
Double contact : a Sector General novelThe galactic gourmet : a Sector General novelThe first protectorMind changer : a Sector General novelBeginning operationsAlien emergencies : a sector general omnibus