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Jefferis, David

Overview
Works: 275 works in 528 publications in 2 languages and 35,959 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History 
Roles: Illustrator, Other, Composer, Editor
Classifications: QH442.2, 629.1309
Publication Timeline
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Publications about David Jefferis
Publications by David Jefferis
Most widely held works by David Jefferis
Cloning : frontiers of genetic engineering by David Jefferis( Book )
7 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 1,106 libraries worldwide
Discusses the science of genetics, the first successful cloning of a mammal, its implications, and its ethical aspects
Artificial intelligence : robotics and machine evolution by David Jefferis( Book )
7 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 1,042 libraries worldwide
An introduction to the past, present, and future of artificial intelligence and robotics, discussing early science fiction predictions, the dawn of AI, and today's use of robots in factories and space exploration
Alien lifesearch : quest for extraterrestrial organisms by David Jefferis( Book )
8 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 1,028 libraries worldwide
Discusses what other planets may have the right conditions to support life and surveys aliens, unidentified flying objects, and our exploration of space
Cyber space : virtual reality and the World Wide Web by David Jefferis( Book )
8 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and Dutch and held by 939 libraries worldwide
Surveys digital technology from the early days of computers to virtual reality and the World Wide Web, describing the uses of computer simulation in flight, battle, hazardous environments, and entertainment
Helicopters by David Jefferis( Book )
8 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in English and held by 892 libraries worldwide
Describes the many uses, advantages, and the development of helicopters
Flight, fliers, and flying machines by David Jefferis( Book )
9 editions published between 1991 and 1994 in English and held by 651 libraries worldwide
Traces the evolution of the airplane from man's first flying machine to today's supersonic jets
Trail bikes by David Jefferis( Book )
5 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 623 libraries worldwide
Examines the operation of motorcycles, particularly off-road trailbikes, and describes motocross racing and other events
The aces by Christopher Maynard( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 591 libraries worldwide
Introduces the ace pilots of World War I, their military aircraft, aerial tactics and stunts, and profiles such prominent aviators as the Red Baron and Eddie Rickenbacker
Flags by David Jefferis( Book )
3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 579 libraries worldwide
An introduction to the history and uses of flags. Includes illustrations of national, international, signal, and motor racing flags
Super subs : exploring the deep sea by David Jefferis( Book )
2 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 558 libraries worldwide
Describes different types of submarine vehicles and their development, discussing their various uses for military purposes, undersea exploration, and ocean research
The first flyers by David Jefferis( Book )
3 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 551 libraries worldwide
The history of man's desire to fly and descriptions of early flights and aircraft
Biotech : frontiers of medicine by David Jefferis( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 536 libraries worldwide
Presents the field of biotechnology, which links biology and technology, discussing how living things can be altered by science and engineering
Trail bikes and motocross by David Jefferis( Book )
4 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 522 libraries worldwide
Introduces the techniques, equipment, competitions, events, and champions of motocross
Air battles by Christopher Maynard( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 518 libraries worldwide
Describes aircraft and air combats of World War II, examining how the aircraft developed from lightly armed biplanes to jet fighters equipped with radar and flying bombers carrying atomic weapons
Black holes and other bizarre space objects by David Jefferis( Book )
4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 485 libraries worldwide
Examines the black hole, black hole hunters, what we could find in the future, and more
Epic flights by David Jefferis( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 470 libraries worldwide
Color illustrations, diagrams, and text tell the stories of individual pilots. Has a "Spotter's Guide" that shows aircraft drawn to scale
Giants of the air by David Jefferis( Book )
2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 457 libraries worldwide
The story of commercial aviation and the jetliner
Robots by David Jefferis( Book )
2 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and held by 447 libraries worldwide
Discusses various kinds of machines which can perform some human or animal tasks, including space voyager robots, fantasy robots, and robot warriors. Includes glossary
Cars by David Jefferis( Book )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 447 libraries worldwide
This book traces the history of extreme cars from 1886 to 2005, describing the Benz and Daimler gasoline-powered cars, the Smart, the Bugatti Royale, the McLaren F1, the Porsche Carrera GT, and many others
Into infinity : from earth to the stars by David Jefferis( Book )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 446 libraries worldwide
Describes the different types of equipment needed for space exploration, the dangers of being in space and the International Space Station
 
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Alternative Names
Jefferis, D.
Jefferis, David M. 1946-
جيفرس، دافيد، 1946-
ديفيد جيفرس، 1946-
ジェファリス, デビッド
ジェフリーズ, デビッド
Languages
English (81)
Dutch (1)
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