WorldCat Identities

Vandenbeld, John

Overview
Works: 46 works in 103 publications in 1 language and 1,543 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Children's films  History 
Roles: Author, Writer of accompanying material, Producer
Classifications: QH197, 508.94
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works by John Vandenbeld
Nature of Australia : a portrait of the island continent by John Vandenbeld( Book )

17 editions published between 1988 and 1992 in English and held by 1,219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Accompanying a major PBS television series and featuring over 150 color photographs of the continent's extraordinary marsupials, birds, insects, reptiles and plants, this book provides a rich and fascinating record of a unique and fragile world
Nature of Australia. a portrait of the island continent by John Vandenbeld( Visual )

29 editions published between 1987 and 1995 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shaped by fifty million years of isolation, Australia is a land wrapped in evolutionary mystery, supporting a variety of animal species found nowhere else on earth, including the duck-billed platypus, the koala bear, and the tasmanian devil. Yet it is the tale of the marsupial lord, the kangaroo, which ultimately traces the island continent's unusual history and reveals how nature's strangest creations continue to thrive
Nature of Australia : a portrait of the island continent( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows how the Australian continent evolved. Describes the origins of Australia's plants and animals. DVD
Nature of Australia : a portrait of the island continent( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Takes a close look at Australia's native animals and ways in which they adapt themselves to the natural environment
Nature of Australia : a portrait of the island continent( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A series of six programs illustrating the continent's landscapes and the evolution of its flora and fauna
Ribbon of life : the Great Barrier Reef by Alastair Birtles( Visual )

4 editions published between 1981 and 1991 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A journey through the wonders of the Great Barrier Reef with marine biologist Alastair Birtles and award winning filmmaker David Parer
Nature of Australia. a portrait of the island continent( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Episode 1, A separate creation, tells the story of the rise of the remarkable marsupials, especially the kangaroos. Episode 2, Seas under Capricorn, recounts the making of unique Australia with its diverse assemblies of marine life. Episode 3, The making of the bush, tells how Australia's wooded margins came to be dominated by the Eucalypt
The Walpajirri dreaming( Visual )

3 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the close association of the Warlpiri People of the Central Desert with the Walpijirri or bilby. The bilby is now an endangered species and research work is being carried out with the aim of reintroducing it into areas where it once lived. Includes footage of the bilby in its natural surroundings
Nature of Australia. a portrait of the island continent( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Episode 4, The sunburnt country is the story of the surprising desert formed when climatic change overtook and dried out central Australia. Episode 5, Land of flood and fire, tells the story of Australia's "top end" where the first Aboriginal people arrived, settled and perfected the use of fire as a means to manage the landscape. Episode 6, The end of isolation, tells of the European invasion 200 years ago which set Australia's plants and animals their greatest challenge yet
Cockatoos at Three Springs( Visual )

3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study of the habitat and habits of several species of cockatoos which live at a refuge at Three Springs, and their effect on agriculture
Nature of Australia. from Antarctica to the making of the bush( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nature of Australia : a portrait of the island continent( Visual )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part 5 of a series showing the diversity and uniqueness of Australian flora and fauna. This program focuses on the adaptations made by animals and the changes in the land caused by fire and flood. Also discusses the ancient Aborigines
Nature of Australia( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A series which shows the diversity and uniqueness of Australian flora and fauna. This program focuses on the development of our seas and marine life from Gondwanaland to today. Looks at many aspects of marine life including camouflages used, feeding grounds, preditors, possible dangers and the beauty of life underwater
Nature of Australia : a portrait of a continent : part two, from the sunburnt country to the end of isolation( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Story of yellowfoot( Visual )

2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Before Europeans came to Australia the Flinders Ranges had a abundance of wildlife, the most distincitive being the yellow-footed rock wallaby. Sheep, mines and wheat farming have all taken their toll on the yellow-foots' natural habitat, but steps are now being taken to ensure their survival
Nature of Australia : a portrait of the island continent( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nature of Australia : a portrait of the island continent( Visual )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nature of Australia by John Vandenbeld( Recording )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nature of Australia : a portrait of a continent : part two, from the sunburnt country to the end of isolation( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nature of Australian a potrait of the island continent by John Vandenbeld( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.30 (from 0.25 for Nature of ... to 0.82 for Nature of ...)

Languages
English (77)