WorldCat Identities

Rowland, John 1907-1984

Overview
Works: 88 works in 323 publications in 3 languages and 3,392 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Juvenile works  History  Case studies 
Roles: Author
Classifications: R154.S225,
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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 )

16 editions published between 1955 and 1970 in English and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ernest Rutherford : atom pioneer by John Rowland( Book )

16 editions published between 1955 and 1978 in 3 languages and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The polio man; the story of Dr. Jonas Salk by John Rowland( Book )

10 editions published between 1960 and 1968 in English and held by 290 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 243 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
George Stephenson, creator of Britain's railways by John Rowland( Book )

11 editions published between 1954 and 1959 in English and Undetermined and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unfit to plead? Four studies in criminal responsibility by John Rowland( Book )

7 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ambassador for oil; the life of John, first baron Cadman by John Rowland( Book )

7 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The radar man; the story of Sir Robert Watson-Watt by John Rowland( Book )

8 editions published between 1963 and 1964 in English and held by 91 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 85 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
Ernest Rutherford, master of the atom by John Rowland( Book )

8 editions published in 1964 in English and Undetermined and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 75 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 72 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 61 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 )

3 editions published in 1957 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poisoner in the dock; twelve studies in poisoning by John Rowland( Book )

6 editions published between 1930 and 1960 in English and Undetermined and held by 52 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 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Progress in power : the contribution of Charles Merz and his associates to sixty years of electrical development, 1899-1959 by John Rowland( Book )

7 editions published between 1960 and 1961 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lone adventurer: the story of Sir Francis Chichester by John Rowland( Book )

5 editions published between 1968 and 1970 in English and held by 47 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
Epics of invention by John Rowland( Book )

7 editions published between 1957 and 1958 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Rowland, John, 1907-

Rowland, John Herbert Shelley 1907-

Rowland, John Herbert Shelley, 1907-1984

ローランド, J

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