WorldCat Identities

Adler, Peggy

Overview
Works: 19 works in 28 publications in 3 languages and 4,107 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works 
Roles: Illustrator
Classifications: QA95, 793.74
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Peggy Adler
Hot and cold by Irving Adler ( Book )
4 editions published between 1959 and 1975 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Defines the properties and theories of heat and shows how scientists have learned to produce and measure extreme degrees of heat and cold
Numbers old and new by Irving Adler ( Book )
2 editions published between 1960 and 1961 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A "text on numbers and their implication, which starts with primitive methods of counting, discusses Roman numerology, and finally, the Arabic system. [The authors] explain the difference between even and odd numbers in geometric terms, and also show how various geometric theories have evolved...A chapter on superstitions regarding numbers unearths interesting mathematical facts. A final section on numbers in nature and number tricks [is includes]."
Petroleum : gas, oil, and asphalt by Irving Adler ( Book )
1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the different kinds of oil, how they are found and recovered, their uses, and the problems of pollution, oil conservation, and oil shortage
Math puzzles by Peggy Adler ( Book )
1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of math puzzles involving simple algebra, prime numbers, and other aspects of arithmetic interspersed with line drawings
The stars : decoding their messages by Irving Adler ( Book )
1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the properties and behavior of stars, including their composition, brightness, distance from the earth, motion, size, and weight
Your ears by Irving Adler ( Book )
1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the parts of the ear and how they function, various types of deafness, and how hearing impairments can be lessened
Metric puzzles by Peggy Adler ( Book )
1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Puzzles and brain teasers introduce basic metric vocabulary, symbols, and conversion tables
Magic house of numbers by Irving Adler ( Book )
2 editions published between 1961 and 1974 in Swedish and English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An introduction to the basis of our number system illustrated by mathematical curiosities, riddles, puzzles, and games
Geography puzzles by Peggy Adler ( Book )
1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Different kinds of puzzles test one's knowledge of the earth's people and places
Weather in your life by Irving Adler ( Book )
1 edition published in 1959 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Holograph & corrected part carbon typescript
The Adler book of puzzles and riddles; or, Sam Loyd up-to-date by Irving Adler ( Book )
2 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Here are 80 selected puzzles of every kind, modernized and adapted from the works of Sam Loyd, probably the greatest puzzlemaker of all times. There are mathematical puzzles, word puzzles, riddles, rebuses, and hidden geography puzzles
The environment by Irving Adler ( Book )
1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the importance of the environment, how it is abused, and what can be done to protect it
Food by Irving Adler ( Book )
1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses food needed for energy and body-building and traces the history and future of food
Sets and numbers for the very young by Irving Adler ( Book )
2 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An elementary workbook introduction to the meaning of the numbers one through ten and the concept of sets and subsets
The changing tools of science; from yardstick to synchrotron by Irving Adler ( Book )
1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A description and analysis of the various tools and instruments the scientist uses in his work, from simple balance scale to research satellite
The second Adler book of puzzles and riddles by Peggy Adler ( Book )
3 editions published between 1963 and 1974 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rechen-Kinder-Kosmos : ein Malbuch z. Zählenlernen; 1 u. 2 u. 3, Zählenlernen nebenbei by Irving Adler ( Book )
1 edition published in 1971 in German and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Temperature in your life by Irving Adler ( Book )
1 edition published in 1960 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Geographunny : a book of global riddles by Mort Gerberg ( Book )
1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
A collection of riddles about geographic names
 
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Alternative Names
Walsh, Peggy Adler
Languages
English (26)
German (1)
Swedish (1)