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Levine, Joseph 1910-

Overview
Works: 43 works in 152 publications in 5 languages and 5,562 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Fiction 
Roles: Conductor, Performer, Author, Instrumentalist
Classifications: PZ10.P57,
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Publications about Joseph Levine
Publications by Joseph Levine
Most widely held works by Joseph Levine
The Pilgrims knew by Tillie S Pine( Book )
3 editions published in 1957 in English and held by 369 libraries worldwide
Presents things which the Pilgrims knew how to do, tells how we do these things today, and gives simple experiments to demonstrate the knowledge in question. For example, tells how the Pilgrims kept food from spoiling and how it is done today, and suggests an experiment involving milk storage
Simple machines and how we use them by Tillie S Pine( Book )
13 editions published between 1965 and 1967 in 3 languages and held by 353 libraries worldwide
Simple activities introduce such machines as the lever, the inclined plane, the screw, the fixed pulley, the wheel and axle, and the wedge, and show how we use these tools to make our work easier
Magnets and how to use them by Tillie S Pine( Book )
8 editions published between 1958 and 1990 in English and Persian and held by 325 libraries worldwide
Simple activities help explain magnets, covering such aspects as what things stick to magnets, a magnet's ability to work through things, poles, horseshoe magnets, compasses, and electromagnets
The Eskimos knew by Tillie S Pine( Book )
2 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 309 libraries worldwide
Describes simple inventions used by Eskimos to make their life comfortable; tells how these same processes are applied to develop more sophisticated or modern inventions today; and includes simple experiments to duplicate the early Eskimo technology
The Chinese knew by Tillie S Pine( Book )
3 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 296 libraries worldwide
An introduction to many useful items or processes invented by the Chinese thousands of years ago, telling how we apply similar concepts to new ideas today and suggesting ways to simply duplicate or enjoy the ancient Chinese discoveries
Measurements and how we use them by Tillie S Pine( Book )
2 editions published between 1974 and 1977 in English and held by 276 libraries worldwide
Projects and examples introduce various measuring devices and how to use them
Gravity all around by Tillie S Pine( Book )
13 editions published between 1963 and 1972 in 4 languages and held by 269 libraries worldwide
A simple account of gravity in everyday life
The Egyptians knew by Tillie S Pine( Book )
1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 252 libraries worldwide
Presents many things which the ancient Egyptians knew and did, from making bricks or irrigating crops to making paper or using ramps, tells how we do these things today, and suggests activities relating to these discoveries
The Incas knew by Tillie S Pine( Book )
2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 240 libraries worldwide
Describes briefly several architectural and technological concepts important today which were discovered and employed by the Incas hundreds of years ago. Includes the building of suspension bridges, making of maps, use of calendars, and irrigation of crops
The Africans knew by Tillie S Pine( Book )
1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 232 libraries worldwide
Colorfully illustrated text reveals that African tribes of long ago knew and practiced the techniques of smelting iron, casting bronze, irrigating crops, and making and mixing paints and dyes
Friction all around by Tillie S Pine( Book )
10 editions published between 1960 and 1976 in English and German and held by 230 libraries worldwide
Simple activities help explain what makes things wear away, how friction makes things hot, how it helps things to slip and slide or keeps them from doing it, how people use things which turn and spin to lessen friction, and how to make static electricity by friction
The Maya knew by Tillie S Pine( Book )
1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 227 libraries worldwide
Describes the ancient Mayan culture as reconstructed by archaeologists
Water all around by Tillie S Pine( Book )
10 editions published between 1959 and 1975 in German and English and held by 201 libraries worldwide
Simple activities help explain hidden water, how water makes things disappear, how water evaporates, water vapor, ice, the water cycle, and how water flows up to higher levels
Energy all around by Tillie S Pine( Book )
1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 194 libraries worldwide
Describes the sources and uses of various kinds of energy and the need for energy conservation
Rocks and how we use them by Tillie S Pine( Book )
1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 185 libraries worldwide
Discusses the location and formation of different kinds of rocks and their ultimate uses to man
Scientists and their discoveries by Tillie S Pine( Book )
5 editions published between 1978 and 1982 in Spanish and English and held by 172 libraries worldwide
Explains in simple language the discoveries and investigations of famous scientists including Galileo, Benjamin Franklin, Thomas Alva Edison, and Robert Goddard
The Polynesians knew by Tillie S Pine( Book )
2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 154 libraries worldwide
Describes the seafaring society of the Polynesians long ago and includes instructions for making some of their craft objects
Sounds all around by Tillie S Pine( Book )
6 editions published between 1958 and 1961 in English and held by 152 libraries worldwide
Suggests many simple experiments which help explain what happens when sounds are made, how sound travels, what makes sounds high or low in pitch, and what can be done to soften sounds or to hear them better
Light all around by Tillie S Pine( Book )
8 editions published between 1961 and 1969 in English and held by 151 libraries worldwide
An easy introduction to the phenomena and characteristics of light, answering such questions as can light bounce? does the sun shine at night? and how can you see things in back of you?
The Arabs knew by Tillie S Pine( Book )
4 editions published between 1976 and 1983 in Spanish and English and held by 148 libraries worldwide
Describes some aspects of Arab culture and knowledge hundreds of years ago which are up-to-date today. Includes related activities
 
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Alternative Names
Levine.
Levine, J.
Levine, J. 1910-
Levine, J. (Joseph), 1910-
Levine, Joseph
Languages
English (66)
Spanish (12)
German (9)
Catalan (8)
Persian (1)
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