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Simon, Seymour

Overview
Works: 378 works in 1,348 publications in 1 language and 156,650 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Photographs from space  Picture books  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author
Classifications: QE521.3, 612.17
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Publications about Seymour Simon
Publications by Seymour Simon
Most widely held works by Seymour Simon
Our solar system by Seymour Simon( Book )
15 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in English and held by 2,677 libraries worldwide
Describes the origins, characteristics, and future of the sun, planets, moons, asteroids, meteoroids, and comets
The moon by Seymour Simon( Book )
12 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in English and held by 2,267 libraries worldwide
A basic introduction to Earth's closest neighbor, its composition, and man's missions to it. Illustrated with photographs of the moon taken in space
The heart : our circulatory system by Seymour Simon( Book )
13 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 2,233 libraries worldwide
Describes the heart, blood, and other parts of the body's circulatory system and explains how each component functions
Storms by Seymour Simon( Book )
9 editions published between 1989 and 1999 in English and held by 2,073 libraries worldwide
Describes the atmospheric conditions which create thunderstorms, hailstorms, lightning, tornadoes, and hurricanes and how violent weather affects the environment and people
Earthquakes by Seymour Simon( Book )
16 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,023 libraries worldwide
Examines the phenomenon of earthquakes, describing how and where they occur, how they can be predicted, and how much damage they can inflict
The brain : our nervous system by Seymour Simon( Book )
17 editions published between 1977 and 2006 in English and held by 2,014 libraries worldwide
Describes the various parts of the brain and the nervous system and how they function to enable us to think, feel, move, and remember
Lightning by Seymour Simon( Book )
12 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 1,966 libraries worldwide
Photographs and text explore the natural phenomenon of lightning
Volcanoes by Seymour Simon( Book )
21 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,941 libraries worldwide
Explains, in simple terms, the characteristics of volcanoes and describes some famous eruptions and their aftermath
Snakes by Seymour Simon( Book )
18 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 1,918 libraries worldwide
Describes, in text and photographs, the physical characteristics, habits, and natural environment of various species of snakes
Wolves by Seymour Simon( Book )
8 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,863 libraries worldwide
Text and photographs present the physical characteristics, habits, and natural environment of wolves
Whales by Seymour Simon( Book )
16 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,852 libraries worldwide
Describes, in text and illustrations, the physical characteristics, habits, and natural environment of various species of whales
The sun by Seymour Simon( Book )
20 editions published between 1986 and 2015 in English and held by 1,839 libraries worldwide
Describes the nature of the sun, its origin, source of energy, layers, atmosphere, sunspots, and activity
Stars by Seymour Simon( Book )
16 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,811 libraries worldwide
Discusses the stars, their composition, and characteristics, with actual photographs
Sharks by Seymour Simon( Book )
10 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 1,750 libraries worldwide
A deep dive into shark infested waters, with spine-tingling photogarphs and a text that explores what makes these remarkable and often misunderstood creatures so fascinating. Clears up misconceptions about sharks, looks at various species, and discusses their characteristics and behavior
Gorillas by Seymour Simon( Book )
9 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,738 libraries worldwide
Describes the physical characteristics and behavior of various kinds of gorillas
Icebergs and glaciers by Seymour Simon( Book )
6 editions published between 1987 and 2000 in English and held by 1,726 libraries worldwide
Discusses the formation, movement, and different types of glaciers and icebergs and describes their effect on the world around them
Tornadoes by Seymour Simon( Book )
10 editions published between 1999 and 2017 in English and held by 1,622 libraries worldwide
Describes the location, nature, development, measurement, and destructive effects of tornadoes, as well as how to stay out of danger from them
Weather by Seymour Simon( Book )
12 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in English and held by 1,555 libraries worldwide
Explores the causes, changing patterns, and forecasting of weather
Earth : our planet in space by Seymour Simon( Book )
10 editions published between 1984 and 2004 in English and held by 1,552 libraries worldwide
A basic introduction to the solar system and Earth's place in it, seasons, and Earth's topography. Contains photographs taken from space
Bones : our skeletal system by Seymour Simon( Book )
7 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 1,544 libraries worldwide
Describes the skeletal system and outlines the many important roles that bones play in the healthy functioning of the human body
 
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Alternative Names
Seymour Simon American children's science writer
Seymour Simon Amerikaans schrijver
シーメン, シーモア
Languages
English (259)
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