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Russell, Solveig Paulson

Overview
Works: 81 works in 146 publications in 2 languages and 6,090 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Field guides  History  Classification 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ10.R85, 641.3
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Publications about Solveig Paulson Russell
Publications by Solveig Paulson Russell
Publications by Solveig Paulson Russell, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Solveig Paulson Russell
 
Most widely held works by Solveig Paulson Russell
Which is which? by Solveig Paulson Russell( Book )
8 editions published between 1966 and 1989 in English and Thai and held by 366 libraries worldwide
Explains the differences between some animals whose identity is often mistaken
Peanuts, popcorn, ice cream, candy, and soda pop, and how they began by Solveig Paulson Russell( Book )
1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 343 libraries worldwide
Discusses the origin, history, production, and use of peanuts, popcorn, ice cream, candy, and soda pop
Lines and shapes : a first look at geometry by Solveig Paulson Russell( Book )
3 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 313 libraries worldwide
Describes different types of lines and how lines form angles, shapes, and solids; references everyday objects as examples
From barter to gold : the story of money by Solveig Paulson Russell( Book )
3 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 249 libraries worldwide
Beginning with the days of the cave man when there was neither money nor the need for it, the author presents the evolution of money in simple terms
Size, distance, weight : a first look at measuring by Solveig Paulson Russell( Book )
1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 245 libraries worldwide
An introduction to the concepts of measuring distance, weight, time, volume, and heat, including an explanation of how and why we measure, the tools we use, and the metric system
Navaho land : yesterday and today by Solveig Paulson Russell( Book )
2 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 226 libraries worldwide
How Navajos live on a Southwestern reservation
About nuts by Solveig Paulson Russell( Book )
3 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 191 libraries worldwide
A is for apple, and why : the story of our alphabet by Solveig Paulson Russell( Book )
5 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 188 libraries worldwide
Explains the history of how human beings learned to communicate through symbols of different kinds. "A is for Apple because long, long ago someone drew a picture and then someone made a pictogram, an ideogram, a phonogram, a syllabary, and finally a letter."--Page [48]
Like and unlike : a first look at classification by Solveig Paulson Russell( Book )
1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 172 libraries worldwide
Describes the grouping of alike things, or the classification of similar objects, with emphasis on plants and animals
About fruit by Solveig Paulson Russell( Book )
3 editions published between 1962 and 1966 in English and held by 165 libraries worldwide
One, two, three and many : a first look at numbers by Solveig Paulson Russell( Book )
2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 161 libraries worldwide
Traces the development of numbers, counting systems, and counting machines
Twist and twine : the story of cordage by Solveig Paulson Russell( Book )
2 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 160 libraries worldwide
Describes the processes of making wire, rope, and twine, the development of knots and ties, and superstitions about knots. Also provides other miscellaneous information about cordage
About bananas by Solveig Paulson Russell( Book )
2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 150 libraries worldwide
Tells how the banana plant grows and produces fruit; describes the uses of the banana fruit and plant in food and drink, thatch, and twine; and explains the harvest and marketing of bananas
The farm by Solveig Paulson Russell( Book )
1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 138 libraries worldwide
Describes the varied aspects of life on a farm including planting and harvesting crops and caring for animals
Wonderful stuff : the story of clay by Solveig Paulson Russell( Book )
2 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 137 libraries worldwide
Discusses what clay is, how it was discovered, how prehistoric man used it, and where it can be found today; also explains how pottery is made, both by hand and by machine, and touches upon other uses of clay
How shall we ride away? by Solveig Paulson Russell( Book )
1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 137 libraries worldwide
Poems depicting different types of transportation in many areas of the world
What's under the sea? by Solveig Paulson Russell( Book )
1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 134 libraries worldwide
Examines characteristics of the ocean including the currents, tides, floor, and plant and animal life
Wax in our world by Solveig Paulson Russell( Book )
3 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 126 libraries worldwide
An introduction to wax, discussing its history, its origins and various types, and its many uses from ancient times to today
 
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Alternative Names
Russel, Sylvia 1904-1985
Russell, Solveig P.
Russell, Solveig Paulson
Russell, Sylvia
ラッセル, ソルベイグ ポールソン
Languages
English (45)
Thai (1)
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