WorldCat Identities

Rowland, John 1907-

Overview
Works: 86 works in 258 publications in 3 languages and 3,293 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Juvenile works  History  Case studies 
Roles: Author
Classifications: R154.S225, 926.1
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Most widely held works about John Rowland
 
Most widely held works by John Rowland
Mysteries of science; a study of the limitations of the scientific method by John Rowland( Book )
10 editions published between 1955 and 1970 in English and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ernest Rutherford : atom pioneer by John Rowland( Book )
15 editions published between 1955 and 1978 in 3 languages and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The polio man; the story of Dr. Jonas Salk by John Rowland( Book )
8 editions published between 1960 and 1961 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The penicillin man : the story of Alexander Fleming by John Rowland( Book )
10 editions published between 1957 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alexander Fleming's life from boyhood to his death in 1955, including information on his discovery of penicillin and his other scientific contributions
The insulin man : the story of Sir Frederick Banting by John Rowland( Book )
6 editions published between 1965 and 1966 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
George Stephenson, creator of Britain's railways by John Rowland( Book )
10 editions published between 1954 and 1959 in English and Undetermined and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Unfit to plead? Four studies in criminal responsibility by John Rowland( Book )
6 editions published between 1965 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ambassador for oil; the life of John, first baron Cadman by John Rowland( Book )
6 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The radar man; the story of Sir Robert Watson-Watt by John Rowland( Book )
7 editions published between 1963 and 1964 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Rolls-Royce men; the story of C.S. Rolls and Henry Royce by John Rowland( Book )
8 editions published between 1969 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The life of two Englishmen from very different backgrounds who combined skills to produce one of the most famous automobiles in the world
The chloroform man : the story of Sir James Simpson by John Rowland( Book )
5 editions published between 1961 and 1962 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ernest Rutherford, master of the atom by John Rowland( Book )
7 editions published in 1964 in English and Undetermined and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The television man: the story of John Logie Baird by John Rowland( Book )
5 editions published between 1966 and 1967 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Television is now taken so much for granted that the early struggles of its brilliant inventor are in danger of being forgotten. This biography of John Logie Baird gives a detailed account of his work, his fight to make his inventions accepted, his constant disappointments, health difficulties and apparent failures, and his final success.
The mosquito man; the story of Sir Ronald Ross by John Rowland( Book )
5 editions published between 1958 and 1966 in English and Portuguese and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Biography of the man who first made the mosquito/malaria connection and won the Nobel prize
Criminal files by John Rowland( Book )
2 editions published in 1957 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The finger-print man : the story of Sir Edward Henry by John Rowland( Book )
5 editions published between 1959 and 1963 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Poisoner in the dock; twelve studies in poisoning by John Rowland( Book )
5 editions published between 1930 and 1960 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The atom by John Rowland( Book )
3 editions published between 1965 and 1967 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lone adventurer: the story of Sir Francis Chichester by John Rowland( Book )
3 editions published between 1968 and 1970 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A biography of Sir Francis Chichester, seeker of adventure, who at the age of sixty-six was knighted for a solo voyage around the world
More criminal files by John Rowland( Book )
2 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Rowland, John Herbert Shelley 1907-
ローランド, J
Languages
English (122)
Chinese (1)
Portuguese (1)