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Robinson, Michael H.

Overview
Works: 25 works in 82 publications in 3 languages and 2,953 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Conference papers and proceedings  Catalogs  Documentary films  Pictorial works  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Educational television programs  Internet videos 
Roles: Author, Other, Editor
Classifications: SD414.T76, 333.75160913
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Most widely held works by Michael H Robinson
Zoo animals by Michael H Robinson( Book )

4 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces modern zoo life with profiles of more than 250 animals and their habitats throughout the world, and offers special features that cover such areas as baby animal survival strategies and how a zoo creates an arctic environment
Man & beast revisited( Book )

9 editions published between 1991 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Units of behavior and complex sequences in the predatory behavior of Argiope argentata (Fabricius): (Araneae: Araneidae) by Michael H Robinson( Book )

12 editions published between 1970 and 1971 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ecology and behavior of the giant wood spider Nephila maculata (Fabricius) in New Guinea by Michael H Robinson( Book )

10 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ecology and behavior of Nephila maculata : a supplement by Michael H Robinson( Book )

7 editions published between 1975 and 1976 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comparative studies of the courtship and mating behavior of tropical araneid spiders by Michael H Robinson( Book )

6 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rain forest nature search by Paul Sterry( Book )

5 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the amazing rain forests and the animals that live there
The human language evolves : with and without words( Visual )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Third of three programs on human language. Explores why and how human language may have evolved, and its possible biological basis. Linguists and educators discuss universal facial expressions, differences in communication style between men and women, body language and gesture, and more, defining some of the power of human language
Ecology and behavior of the giant wood spider Nephila maculata (Fabricius) in New Guinea by Michael H Robinson( Book )

2 editions published in 1976 in Undetermined and English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anti-predator adaptations in stick- and leaf-mimicking insects by Michael H Robinson( )

4 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Specialists and generalists : the ecology and behavior of some web-building spiders from Papua New Guinea by Michael H Robinson( Book )

in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

People and planet : a fragile partnership by Emerging Issues Forum( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Approximately 1200 people attended the Forum where environmentalists, developers, politicans, biologists and business people gathered with the common interest of protecting our fragile planet
Los logos by Robert Klanten( Book )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

3,500 pictographic signs of the times from 4 continents
The uniqueness of tropical natural history : [abstract] by Michael H Robinson( )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Tropical biology is distinctive in its complexity of interactions,its diversity of species and its abundnce of extreme specializations in the area of evolutionary adaptation. There is no area on earth comparable to the tropics in species diversity tropical rainforest by land, and coral reefs by sea, are the richest ecosystem anywhere. Rainforests may contain more than 90 percent of all animals. A recent estimate, based on sampling the insects of the rainforest canopy, suggest that there may be between 15 and 30 million species of insects on earth. This is ten to twenty times the previous estimates of about one and a half million
Attack autotomy : a defense against predators by Michael H Robinson( )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The response of five species of crabs to simulated predator attack was examined. Two terrestrial especies autotomized their chelipeds after the chelae were firmly aatached to the predator. Selection for attack autotomy is balanced by selection for retention of the cheliped whenever the cheliped is important in social or maintenance functions
Saving the tropical forests by Judith Gradwohl( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The destruction of the tropical forest is one of the major problems of our time. Vast areas are rapidly becoming wastelands which support only a few tough weeds, perhaps some cattle, and the farms allowed to the poor. This book provides a vision of hope: in Latin America. Africa. And South East Asia, growing numbers of people are developing techniques specifically designed to promote the wise use and preservation of remaining forest lands. However, these grassroots strategies are often ignored in favour of grandiose schemes which inevitably fail
Regnskogen by Michael Chinery( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in Swedish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Rain Forest Nature Search: A hands-on guide for nature sleuths by Paul Sterry( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Detailed scenes from a rain forest are presented with descriptions. Readers may use the accompanying hand lens to examine the pictures and search for specified animals and plants
Alternatives to destruction : a proposal for research into some tropical forest resources and their rational exploitation by Michael H Robinson( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Animale : ştiinţific, spectaculos, inedit( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in Romanian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Zoo animals
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ロビンソン, マイケル・H

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Rain forest nature searchLos logosSaving the tropical forestsRain Forest Nature Search: A hands-on guide for nature sleuths