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Bickel, Lennard

Overview
Works: 24 works in 42 publications in 4 languages and 534 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Interviews  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Archives  Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Author
Classifications: R674.F54, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Lennard Bickel
 
Most widely held works by Lennard Bickel
Facing starvation; Norman Borlaug and the fight against hunger by Lennard Bickel( Book )

7 editions published between 1974 and 1975 in English and Burmese and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Agricultural scientist and Nobel Prize winner warns of impending world-wide food crisis, suggesting measures including efforts to control population growth
Mawson's will by Lennard Bickel( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rise up to life: a biography of Howard Walter Florey who gave penicillin to the world by Lennard Bickel( Book )

2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Howard Florey was the brilliant, ambitious and sometimes ruthless Australian who developed penicillin, the first antibiotic, enabling a mastery of disease and death never before imagined in human history." "The penicillin epic traces the fascinating, often frustrated path of Florey's drive in Britain and the United States to isolate, test and produce the 'miracle drug' that was to empty the infectious wards and revolutionize surgery - saving millions of lives and changing the pattern of world disease."--Jacket
Triumph over darkness : the life of Louis Braille by Lennard Bickel( Recording )

5 editions published between 1988 and 1997 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bickel tells the life of Louis Braille, creator of the code of raised dots which allows the blind to read and write. He tells of how Braille was blinded in an accident, and how he began to work on his tactile system of writing. He also describes the difficulties Braille faced in the initial lack of acceptance of the code by those who refused to recognize a system not based on the shapes of the print alphabet
He ji e zuo zhan de ren by Lennard Bickel( Book )

3 editions published between 1975 and 1987 in Chinese and English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La revolución verde by Lennard Bickel( Book )

2 editions published in 1976 in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This accursed land by Lennard Bickel( Recording )

2 editions published between 1983 and 1996 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In search of Frank Hurley by Lennard Bickel( Recording )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Australia's first lady : Elizabeth Macarthur by Lennard Bickel( Recording )

2 editions published between 1991 and 1994 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Story of Elizabeth Macarthur, wife of Australia's premier wool-grower and pastoralist, John Macarthur. Expecting a land luxuriant with flowers and fruit, she instead encountered a great many hardships. It is a poignant story of transition, delusion and inspiration
Harvesting the past at the National Word Festival, 1983( Recording )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Shackleton's forgotten argonauts by Lennard Bickel( Recording )

2 editions published between 1984 and 1987 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

In 1914 Ernest Shackleton crossed the Antarctic continent on foot. During eight months of sledging they existed without comforts and for two savage Antarctic winters
Interview with Eric Webb, Antarctic explorer by Eric Norman Webb( Recording )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Webb talks about awards he won during WWI and then gives some background information about the Shackleton Expedition to the Antarctic in 1907-1909, Sir Douglas Mawson's part in that expedition and his preparations to lead an Australian expedition to the Antarctic in 1912. Webb gives his view of Mawson as a man and a leader; difficulties involved during the expedition in particular the trip to and from the south magnetic pole; comparisons between Mawson and Scott and their respective expeditions and the lack of public recognition for Mawson and his expeditions
Papers by Claribel( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

I. Correspondence, 1987-1989 relating to the naming of geographic features after Michael Terry and the depiction of Michael Terry on the $10 commemorative note. II. Typescript notes on an interview about Ben Nicker, an Aborigine who accompanied Michael Terry on expeditions through Western Australia in 1931-1932. III. Article "When the sun was young" by Lennard Bickel, referring to Michael Terry
Rise up to life biography of Howard Walter Florey who gave penicillin to the world by Lennard Bickel( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Rise up to life : a biography of Howard Walter Florey who gave penicillin to the world by Lennard Bickel( Recording )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Shackleton's forgotten Argonauts by Lennard Bickel( )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The story of Ernest Shackleton's "Ross Sea Argonauts" who, against all odds, laid food and fuel depots to support Shackleton's planned walk across the Antarctic continent. Marooned for two Antarctic winters, they showed great endurance and courage in a brutal environment
Shackleton's forgotton argonauts by Lennard Bickel( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Interview with Lennard Bickel, science journalist and author by Lennard Bickel( Recording )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Triumph over darkness the life of Louis Braille by Lennard Bickel( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Louis Braille, born in France in 1809, and his struggle amid harsh conditions to pergect a code of raised dots punched through sheets of paper -to fashion an alphabet that opened the world of learning to the blind
Nuo er man. bu luo ge : Yi wei tong ji e wan qiang bo dou de nong xue jia by Lennard Bickel( )

1 edition published in 1983 in Chinese and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Bickel, Leonard.

Bickel, Leonard Herbert.

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