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Chinery, Michael

Overview
Works: 563 works in 1,191 publications in 3 languages and 26,569 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Encyclopedias  Pictorial works  Dictionaries  Guidebooks 
Roles: Editor, Creator, Collaborator, Contributor, Illustrator, Compiler
Classifications: QL7, 591.03
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Michael Chinery
The Kingfisher illustrated encyclopedia of animals : from aardvark to zorille--and 2,000 other animals ( Book )
3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alphabetical entries provide information on the physical characteristics, behavior, and habitats of over 2,000 animals
Predators and prey by Michael Chinery ( Book )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes some of the many different animals, from anteaters to the great cats, that prey on other creatures in rainforests
Poisoners and pretenders by Michael Chinery ( Book )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the various defense mechanisms used by caterpillars, frogs, snakes, and other animals to fend off hungry predators in the rainforests
Plants and planteaters by Michael Chinery ( Book )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the food chain that exists in rainforests and the plants and animals that are part of it
Amazing insects : images of fascinating creatures by Michael Chinery ( Book )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the daily lives and behavior of insects, discussing such topics as food and drink, camouflage and defense, and homes and habitats
Concise color encyclopedia of nature by Michael Chinery ( Book )
11 editions published between 1971 and 1984 in English and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Snakes by Barbara Taylor ( Book )
8 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Provides facts, discusses myths, and answers commonly asked questions about snakes
Resources and conservation by Michael Chinery ( Book )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the ecology of rainforests and resources from rainforests used by the indigenous people living in them
A science dictionary of the plant world: an illustrated demonstration of terms used in plant biology by Michael Chinery ( Book )
4 editions published between 1966 and 1969 in English and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Defines terms of plant biology and line drawings show elements of plant structure and the anatomy of insects associated with plants in pollination processes
Dictionary of animals ( Book )
4 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alphabetically arranged entries include information about the physical characteristics, habitat, and behavior of over 2000 animals from all parts of the earth
Partners and parents / by Michael Chinery by Michael Chinery ( Book )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes some of the ways that various rainforest animals mate and raise their young
People and places by Michael Chinery ( Book )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the indigenous people of rainforests throughout the world, including those found in the Amazon, Africa, and Asia
The Grolier illustrated encyclopedia of animals : from aardvark to zorille - and 2,000 other animals ( Book )
2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alphabetical entries provide information on the physical characteristics, behavior, and habitats of over 2,000 animals
How bees make honey by Michael Chinery ( Book )
3 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the characteristics and behavior of honeybees and how honey is made and harvested
Insects of Britain & Northern Europe by Michael Chinery ( Book )
38 editions published between 1973 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Over 2,000 of the most commonly observed and most distinctive insect species of Britain and western Europe, from all orders and most families, are illustrated in this essential pocket guide
Ant by Michael Chinery ( Book )
3 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An introduction to the physical characteristics, habits, and natural environment of various types of ants
Spider by Michael Chinery ( Book )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the physical characteristics and life cycle of the spider
Enjoying nature with your family : look, learn, collect, conserve, explore the wildlife of town and country in fascinating projects and experiments by Michael Chinery ( Book )
4 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A science dictionary of the animal world: an illustrated demonstration of terms used in animal biology by Michael Chinery ( Book )
2 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the essential facts of mammal and human biology in a manner of value to students of the subject. Illustrated with line drawings that include details of structures that serve various functions or show embryonic development in either the animal or the human body
Butterfly by Barrie Watts ( Book )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the physical characteristics and life cycle of the swallow tail butterfly
 
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Alternative Names
Chinery, M.
Chinery, M. (Michael)
Languages
English (97)
German (13)
French (11)
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