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Silverstein, Alvin

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Works: 282 works in 601 publications in 1 language and 99,414 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ10.S664, 572.46
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Publications about Alvin Silverstein
Publications by Alvin Silverstein
Most widely held works by Alvin Silverstein
Cells by Alvin Silverstein( Book )
6 editions published between 1969 and 2009 in English and held by 998 libraries worldwide
A detailed presentation of the structure and function of different types of cells and of research into developing technologies such as cloning and the use of stem cells
The respiratory system by Alvin Silverstein( Book )
4 editions published between 1969 and 1994 in English and held by 944 libraries worldwide
Describes the processes by which living cells use food materials to get energy by combining them with oxygen
Photosynthesis by Alvin Silverstein( Book )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 937 libraries worldwide
Explains photosynthesis, the process responsible for providing the material and energy for all living things, and discusses such related issues as respiration, the carbon cycle, acid rain, and the greenhouse effect
AIDS : deadly threat by Alvin Silverstein( Book )
7 editions published between 1986 and 1991 in English and held by 930 libraries worldwide
Examines the origins and effects of AIDS, dispels myths about the disease, and discusses recent treatments and research
The muscular system by Alvin Silverstein( Book )
4 editions published between 1972 and 2004 in English and held by 918 libraries worldwide
The main parts of the muscular system and how they work, problems, diseases, and cures are discussed
Digestive system by Alvin Silverstein( Book )
5 editions published between 1970 and 2004 in English and held by 917 libraries worldwide
Learn how the body breaks down foods into smaller bits so that they can be used by the body
The nervous system by Alvin Silverstein( Book )
5 editions published between 1971 and 2004 in English and held by 913 libraries worldwide
Discusses the main parts of the nervous system, how it works, the diseases that may affect it and recent treatments for these diseases
Skeletal system by Alvin Silverstein( Book )
4 editions published between 1972 and 1994 in English and held by 897 libraries worldwide
Describes the structure of the human skeleton, explains the functions of particular bone groups, and discusses how the skeleton affects growth and movement
Food chains by Alvin Silverstein( Book )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 702 libraries worldwide
Explains various components of a food chain and discusses the concepts of food webs, umbrella species, biogeochemical cycles, and more
Symbiosis by Alvin Silverstein( Book )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 697 libraries worldwide
Discusses the three kinds of symbiosis: mutualism, commensalism, and parasitism and describes examples of these relationships
Plate tectonics by Alvin Silverstein( Book )
6 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 682 libraries worldwide
Discusses plate tectonics, the theory that the surface of the earth is always moving, and the connection of this phenomenon to earthquakes and volcanoes
The circulatory system by Alvin Silverstein( Book )
3 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 628 libraries worldwide
Examines how the heart and blood vessels work in the body's circulatory system
Energy by Alvin Silverstein( Book )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 554 libraries worldwide
Discusses the sources and uses of different types of energy, both natural and man-made, including electrical, magnetic, light, heat, sound, and nuclear energy
The excretory system by Alvin Silverstein( Book )
4 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 553 libraries worldwide
Describes the main parts of this system and how they work, problems that they may have, and also treatments and cures for diseases
The Florida panther by Alvin Silverstein( Book )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 514 libraries worldwide
Describes the physical characteristics, behavior, and habitat of the Florida panther as well as the efforts being made to save it from extinction
The mustang by Alvin Silverstein( Book )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 437 libraries worldwide
Describes the habits and habitats of wild mustangs and the efforts being made to save these horses from extinction
Cancer : can it be stopped? by Alvin Silverstein( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 394 libraries worldwide
Explains the various forms of cancer, their symptoms, possible causes, and treatment; and discusses research being conducted to find better means of preventing, detecting, treating, and curing this disease
The grizzly bear by Alvin Silverstein( Book )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 368 libraries worldwide
Describes the physical characteristics and behavior of the grizzly bear, its decline in numbers due to human population growth and activities, and the efforts being made to maintain its population
The California condor by Alvin Silverstein( Book )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 356 libraries worldwide
Describes the physical characteristics and behavior of the California condor, its decline in numbers due to human population growth and activities, and the efforts being made to maintain its population
The reproductive system; how living creatures multiply by Alvin Silverstein( Book )
1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 163 libraries worldwide
Explores the mating habits and reproductive process of several members of the plant and animal kingdoms
 
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controlled identity Rhine, Richard

Silverstein, Alvin 1933-
실버스타인, 앨빈
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English (75)
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