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White, Adam 1817-1879

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Most widely held works by Adam White
Life in cold blood by David Attenborough( Visual )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Amphibians and reptiles ruled the world for nearly 200 million years, and today there are well over 14,000 species. Ranging from some of the largest, most deadly creatures on Earth to the smallest and strangest, these are some of the most fascinating and dramatic animals on the planet ... With breathtaking footage and amazing action photography that proves the cold-blooded world is as passionate, dramatic and bizarre as any on Earth, this definitive series reveals the secrets of the most successful creatures ever to walk - or crawl - on land"--Container
A collection of documents on Spitzbergen & Greenland comprising a translation from F. Martens' Voyage to Spitzbergen, a translation from Isaac de La Peyrère's Histoire du Groenland, and God's power and providence in the preservation of eight men in Greenland nine moneths and twelve dayes by Adam White( Book )

67 editions published between 1854 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The publications of the Hakluyt Society (founded in 1846) made available edited (and sometimes translated) early accounts of exploration. The first series, which ran from 1847 to 1899, consists of 100 books containing published or previously unpublished works by authors from Christopher Columbus to Sir Francis Drake, and covering voyages to the New World, to China and Japan, to Russia and to Africa and India. This volume (published in 1855) contains three narratives: Frederick Martens' description of a voyage to Spitzbergen in
The best of Big blue live( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The event showcases marine life along America's West Coast. It documents the rejuvenation of the once endangered and now thriving ecosystem of Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary in California. Some of the world's most charismatic marine creatures, humpback whales, blue whales, sea lions, dolphins, elephant seals, sea otters, great white sharks, shearwaters, and brown pelicans, convene in this once a year confluence
Wild Brazil : land of fire and flood( Visual )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Go up-river and deep into the jungle, far from Brazil's cities and stadiums, where families of giant otters, tufted capuchin monkeys and mischievous coati (South American raccoon cousins) rally their wits to survive in a breathtakingly beautiful yet dangerous land. Follow their lives through an exciting year, from first steps in a brave new world, to ingenious resilience during drought and monsoon
A popular history of mammalia; comprising a familiar account of their classification and habits by Adam White( Book )

15 editions published between 1850 and 1857 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Narrative of the voyage of H.M.S. Rattlesnake, commanded by the late Captain Owen Stanley, R.N., F.R.S. &c. during the years 1846-1850 : including discoveries and surveys in New Guinea, the Louisiade Archipelago, etc. : to which is added the account of Mr. E.B. Kennedy's expedition for the exploration of the Cape York Peninsula by John MacGillivray( Book )

6 editions published in 1852 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Narrative of the voyage of H.M.S. Rattlesnake, commanded by the late Captain Owen Stanley, during the years 1846-1850. Access to illustrations, maps, dates within book
Narrative of the surveying voyage of H.M.S. Fly : commanded by Captain F.P. Blackwood, R.N., in Torres Strait, New Guinea, and other islands of the Eastern Archipelago, during the years 1842-1846 : together with an excursion into the interior of the eastern part of Java by J. Beete Jukes( Book )

1 edition published in 1847 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Narrative of a voyage undertaken for the purpose of surveying the lesser-known parts of the coast of northeastern Australia and the islands of Torres Straits and the Great Barrier Reef. New Guinea was also visited and the Fly River discovered. Also included are accounts of Timor and its aborigines, Dutch Java, Sandalwood Island, Singapore, and Malacca. Jukes was the naturalist on the expedition
Journals of two expeditions of discovery in north-west and western Australia, during the years 1837, 38, and 39, under the authority of Her Majesty's government : describing many newly discovered, important, and fertile districts, with observations on the moral and physical condition of the aboriginal inhabitants, &c., &c. by George Grey( Book )

1 edition published in 1841 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Under the authority of Her Majesty's Government describing many newly discovered important fertile districts
The zoology of the voyage of H.M.S. Samarang, under the command of Captain Sir Edward Belcher, C.B., F.R.A.S., F.G.S., during the years 1843-1846 by Arthur Adams( Book )

13 editions published in 1850 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The instructive picture book, or, Progressive lessons from the natural history of animals by Adam White( Book )

15 editions published between 1858 and 1877 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catalogue of coleopterous insects in the collection of the British museum by British Museum (Natural History)( Book )

in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catalogue of the myriapoda in the collection of the British Museum : part I. Chilopoda by George Newport( Book )

2 editions published in 1856 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catalogue of coleopterous insects in the collection of the British Museum by British Museum (Natural History)( )

in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heads and Tales, or, Anecdotes and stories of quadrupeds and other beasts, chiefly connected with incidents in the histories of more or less distinguished men, &c by Adam White( Book )

5 editions published in 1870 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fauna of New Zealand : materials towards a fauna of New Zealand, Auckland Island, and Chatham Islands by John Edward Gray( Book )

2 editions published in 1843 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heads and tales : or, Anecdotes and stories of quadrupeds and other beasts, chiefly connected with incidents in the histories of more or less by Adam White( Book )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catalogue of coleopterous insects in the collection of the British museum by British Museum (Natural History)( )

in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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A collection of documents on Spitzbergen & Greenland comprising a translation from F. Martens' Voyage to Spitzbergen, a translation from Isaac de La Peyrère's Histoire du Groenland, and God's power and providence in the preservation of eight men in Greenland nine moneths and twelve dayes
Alternative Names
Adam White Brits zoöloog (1817-1878)

Adam White schottischer Zoologe

Adam White Scottish zoologist

Адам Уайт

ホワイト, アダム

亞當·懷特 (動物學家)

Languages
English (155)

French (2)

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Heads and tales : or, Anecdotes and stories of quadrupeds and other beasts, chiefly connected with incidents in the histories of more or less