WorldCat Identities

White, James 1928-1999

Overview
Works: 121 works in 299 publications in 2 languages and 5,166 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Science fiction 
Roles: Creator
Classifications: PR6073.H494, 823.914
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Final diagnosis : a Sector General novel by James White ( Book )
5 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 430 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
The galactic gourmet : a Sector General novel by James White ( Book )
5 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 402 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
Double contact : a Sector General novel by James White ( Book )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the process of answering a distress call, a hospital spaceship discovers a planet with two lots of intelligent aliens and one has nearly destroyed the other. A comparison of alien life forms. By the author of Mind Changer
The first protector by James White ( Book )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ma'el, Taelon scientist, lands on 4th-century Ireland and sets out on an incredible journey
All judgment fled by James White ( Book )
13 editions published between 1967 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 386 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
Mind changer : a Sector General novel by James White ( Book )
7 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 372 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
The watch below by James White ( Book )
11 editions published between 1966 and 1996 in English and held by 242 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 Undetermined and held by 219 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 )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 189 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 )
4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Star Healer"--Conway is promoted off the ambulance ship to be a Diagnostician. While preparing for his new position, he becomes involved with a newly-contacted alien race - one whose members cannot touch each other without triggering a violent mob-reaction
Sector General by James White ( Book )
4 editions published between 1983 and 1988 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ambulance ship by James White ( Book )
8 editions published between 1979 and 1987 in English and held by 109 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 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The dream millennium by James White ( Book )
4 editions published between 1974 and 1982 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hospital station by James White ( Book )
13 editions published between 1962 and 1993 in English and German and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
General practice : a Sector General omnibus by James White ( Book )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
At Sector General, anything can happen-and frequently does. In this vast hospital in the depths of space, the thousands of staff, human and alien both, have a single mission: to care for all patients, of all species. For decades, these dramas of humanity and humor have commanded a following among science fiction readers. Now, in a single omnibus, the seventh and eighth volumes of the series-Code Blue: Emergency and The Genocidal Healer-return to print, along with an introduction by John Clute. At the publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management software (DRM) applied
Star surgeon by James White ( Book )
12 editions published between 1963 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 97 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
The aliens among us by James White ( Book )
8 editions published between 1969 and 1988 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Major operation by James White ( Book )
7 editions published between 1971 and 1987 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Uaĭt, Dzh. (Dzheĭms), 1928-1999
Uaĭt, Dzheĭms, 1928-1999
Vaits, Džeimss, 1928-1999
White, ...
Уайт, Дж., 1928-1999
Languages
English (137)
German (1)
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