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Carwardine, Mark

Overview
Works: 188 works in 517 publications in 7 languages and 16,356 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Guidebooks  Pictorial works  Miscellanea  Dictionaries  Interactive multimedia 
Roles: Host, Creator, Editor
Classifications: QL737.C4, 599.5
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Mark Carwardine
Whales, dolphins, and porpoises by Mark Carwardine ( Book )
43 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 3,872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The visual guide to all the world's cetaceans
Last chance to see by Douglas Adams ( Book )
41 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An author and a zoologist travel around the world in search of exotic, endangered creatures
Shark by Mark Carwardine ( Book )
6 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Description of the origins, ancestors and diversity of shark species worldwide. Also covers biology and reproduction, shark attacks, conservation efforts and how and where to swim with sharks. A richly illustrated reference. Sharks are awe-inspiring, beautiful, mysterious and frightening. However perceived, they never fail to excite and impress. They predate the dinosaurs and have ruled the seas for 400 million years. Shark presents the facts and explores the fallacies about these nearly perfectly adapted fish, from their prehistoric beginning to their struggle for survival today.The book covers:- Their origins and ancestors- Diversity of the species- Shark behavior and physiology- Research projects- Face-to-face encounters- Conservation efforts. A detailed chapter on shark attacks explains where, when and why attacks occur. The book also describes the different types of attacks -- hit-and-run, bump-and-bite and sneak attacks -- and provides useful tips for not becoming a statistic. Engagingly written and illustrated with stunning photographs, Shark combines the latest scientific findings and celebrates the mystery and diversity of a remarkable species
Killer whales by Mark Carwardine ( Book )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the daily lives and habits of killer whales, and examines their prospects for the future
Whales, dolphins & porpoises ( Book )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Summary: A guidebook to the many different species of whales, dolphins and porpoises that describes cetacean behavior and habitats
Killer whale : habitats, life cycles, food chains, threats by Mark Carwardine ( Book )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Introduces the behavior of killer whales from birth to old age, describing their feeding and mating habits, social structure, threats, and more
The shark-watcher's handbook : a guide to sharks and where to see them by Mark Carwardine ( Book )
5 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Extreme nature by Mark Carwardine ( Book )
9 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and Russian and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A book filled with interesting facts about various plants and animals
Last chance to see ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
British comedian legend Stephen Fry and zoologist Mark Carwardine travel from the Amazon's steamy jungles to New Zealand's icy mountain tops seeking some of the most remarkable and endangered creatures of Earth. Entertaining and informative with a unique insight into the fascinating world that we are in danger of losing
The illustrated world of wild animals by Mark Carwardine ( Book )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Illustrations, maps, and text introduce both common and unusual animals from different regions of the world
The encyclopedia of world wildlife : a survey of animals and their habitats by Mark Carwardine ( Book )
5 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explore the world of amazing animals by Mark Carwardine ( Book )
6 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses some of the strange behavior some animals have, and which ones are endangered
Natural History Museum book of animal records : thousands of amazing facts and unbelievable feats by Mark Carwardine ( Book )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Offers thousands of animal facts and records that identify animals in such categories as fastest, oldest, and most colorful, as well as smelliest, longest gestation period, and most bossy
Whales & dolphins by Mark Carwardine ( Book )
10 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Whales and dolphins are considered by many to be endearing and fascinating, but how much do we actually know about them? As well as exploring their environment, biology and the myths that surround them, this book also gives practical advice on the best ways and places to see them
Wild cats by Mark Carwardine ( Book )
3 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes interesting facts about all kinds of wild cats
Desert animals by Mark Carwardine ( Book )
5 editions published in 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Interesting facts about all kinds of desert animals
The book of dolphins by Mark Carwardine ( Book )
10 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nibblers and gnawers by Mark Carwardine ( Book )
2 editions published between 1986 and 1989 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses a variety of animals who nibble and gnaw with their teeth, including the chipmunk, flying squirrel, dormouse, and water vole
Night animals by Mark Carwardine ( Book )
6 editions published between 1986 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses a variety of animals which are mostly active at night, including the aardvark, badger, vampire bat, barn owl, and puff adder
Animals in the cold by Mark Carwardine ( Book )
3 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses a variety of animals which live in cold regions of the world, including the Weddell seal, reindeer, and Lapland bunting
 
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Alternative Names
קרווארדיין, מארק
カーウォーディン, マーク
カーワディン, マーク
Languages
English (167)
Spanish (10)
French (2)
Japanese (2)
Czech (2)
Slovenian (1)
Russian (1)
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