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Jefferis, David

Overview
Works: 256 works in 587 publications in 7 languages and 31,297 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Editor, Other, Composer, Designer
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Publications about David Jefferis
Publications by David Jefferis
Most widely held works about David Jefferis
 
Most widely held works by David Jefferis
Alien lifesearch : quest for extraterrestrial organisms by David Jefferis( Book )
10 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 928 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
Helicopters by David Jefferis( Book )
10 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in 3 languages and held by 787 libraries worldwide
Describes the many uses, advantages, and the development of helicopters
Flight, fliers, and flying machines by David Jefferis( Book )
16 editions published between 1991 and 1994 in 5 languages and held by 601 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 549 libraries worldwide
Examines the operation of motorcycles, particularly off-road trailbikes, and describes motocross racing and other events
The aces by Christopher Maynard( Book )
2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 507 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
Super subs : exploring the deep sea by David Jefferis( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 505 libraries worldwide
Describes different types of submarine vehicles and their development, discussing their various uses for military purposes, undersea exploration, and ocean research
Flags by David Jefferis( Book )
4 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 499 libraries worldwide
An introduction to the history and uses of flags. Includes illustrations of national, international, signal, and motor racing flags
The first flyers by David Jefferis( Book )
5 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 472 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 457 libraries worldwide
Presents the field of biotechnology, which links biology and technology, discussing how living things can be altered by science and engineering
Air battles by Christopher Maynard( Book )
2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 456 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 )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 444 libraries worldwide
Examines the black hole, black hole hunters, what we could find in the future, and more
Trail bikes and motocross by David Jefferis( Book )
4 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 438 libraries worldwide
Introduces the techniques, equipment, competitions, events, and champions of motocross
Superbikes : the history of motorcycles by Peter Lafferty( Book )
3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 428 libraries worldwide
Surveys the history and functions of motorcycles, from their invention in the 1850s to their wartime uses and present sporting capabilities
Robot workers by David Jefferis( Book )
5 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and Japanese and held by 421 libraries worldwide
Describes the tasks that are currently undertaken by robots and discusses possible future uses of robots
Robot brains by David Jefferis( Book )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in Japanese and English and held by 413 libraries worldwide
Examines the brains inside of a robot
Robot warriors by David Jefferis( Book )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in Japanese and English and held by 409 libraries worldwide
Examines how robot warriors help soldiers during war. They are run by computers operated by humans or remote controls. Shows how using robots for dangerous work can help prevent injury to humans
 
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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
ジェフリス, デイビッド
ジェフリーズ, デビッド
Languages
English (61)
Japanese (6)
Spanish (4)
Chinese (3)
French (2)
Dutch (2)
Galician (1)
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