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Jenkins, Martin 1959-

Overview
Works: 150 works in 381 publications in 3 languages and 18,991 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Atlases  Pictorial works  History  Maps  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Picture books  Film adaptations  Drama 
Roles: Adapter, Editor, Performer, Compiler
Classifications: QL696.S473, 598.47
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Martin Jenkins
Publications by Martin Jenkins
Most widely held works by Martin Jenkins
The emperor's egg by Martin Jenkins( Book )
32 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and held by 2,382 libraries worldwide
Describes the parental behavior of Emperor penguins, focusing on how the male keeps the egg warm until it hatches and how the parents care for the chick after it is born
The time book : a brief history from lunar calendars to atomic clocks by Martin Jenkins( Book )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 2,311 libraries worldwide
This book explores what time means and how it has been measured, from the waggles of a honeybee to the workings of an atomic clock
Chameleons are cool by Martin Jenkins( Book )
14 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 1,740 libraries worldwide
Describes different kinds of chameleons, examining their physical features, their behavior, and their ability to change color
Can we save the tiger? by Martin Jenkins( Book )
9 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 1,708 libraries worldwide
The tiger is just one of thousands of animals -- including the ground iguana, the white-rumped vulture, and the partula snail -- currently in danger of becoming extinct, joining the dodo, the marsupial wolf, the great auk, and countless others we will never see again
Grandma elephant's in charge by Martin Jenkins( Book )
13 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 1,381 libraries worldwide
Describes the behavior of elephants in a family group, particularly the role of the older female elephants
Jonathan Swift's Gulliver by Martin Jenkins( Book )
11 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and Danish and held by 1,067 libraries worldwide
The voyages of an eighteenth-century Englishman carry him to such strange places as Lilliput, where people are six inches tall, and Brobdingnag, a land peopled by giants
Ape by Martin Jenkins( Book )
8 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 1,030 libraries worldwide
Swing from the trees with an orangutan, play with a gang of chimps, feast on figs with a bonobo, and snooze with a gorilla! Explore the world of the great apes through fascinating facts and beautiful lifelike illustrations. You man discover that you have more in common with these magnificent creatures than you ever realized--after all, the fifth kind of great ape is you!
World atlas of biodiversity : earth's living resources in the 21st century by Brian Groombridge( Book )
13 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 851 libraries worldwide
Global biological diversity, ecosystem diversity
Vampires by Martin Jenkins( Book )
8 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 707 libraries worldwide
Examines vampires in literature, film, history, and the animal world
Fly traps! : plants that bite back by Martin Jenkins( Book )
9 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 641 libraries worldwide
Describes the habitat and physical characteristics of various insect-eating plants
Titanic by Martin Jenkins( Book )
8 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 595 libraries worldwide
Follow the Titanic's history from the shipyard to its tragic end
The world's protected areas : status, values and prospects in the 21st century ( Book )
6 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 556 libraries worldwide
"Illustrated with maps, color photographs, and graphics, this reference offers a comprehensive status report on the world's 60,000 parks, nature reserves, and other land and marine areas designated as protected areas. It offers an overview of what these protected areas have and have not accomplished and what threats they face." -- Provided by publisher
Wings, stings, and wriggly things by Martin Jenkins( Book )
10 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and held by 548 libraries worldwide
Introduces the physical characteristics, habits, and natural environment of a variety of insects, spiders, and worms
Global biodiversity : earth's living resources in the 21st century by Brian Groombridge( Book )
6 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 434 libraries worldwide
Don Quixote by Martin Jenkins( Book )
5 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 356 libraries worldwide
An illustrated retelling of the exploits of an idealistic Spanish country gentleman and his shrewd squire who set out, as knights of old, to search for adventure, right wrongs, and punish evil
The emperor's egg by Martin Jenkins( visu )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 320 libraries worldwide
Describes the parental behavior of Emperor penguins, focusing on how the male keeps the egg warm until it hatches and how the parents care for the chick after it is born
The IUCN mammal red data book by Jane Thornback( Book )
11 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and held by 289 libraries worldwide
Part one covers over 320 threatened mammalian taxa. Geographic regions include Canada, Alaska, Greenland
World atlas of biodiversity : Earth's living resources in the 21st century by Brian Groombridge( Map )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 272 libraries worldwide
Chameleons are cool a picture book on DVD ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 162 libraries worldwide
A humorous and engaging study filled with cool facts about chameleons. Children meet many different chameleons and learn about their behaviors, life cycles, and much more!
The red book : the extinction crisis face to face ( Book )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 137 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Jenkins, M.D.
Jenkins, M.D., 1959-
Jenkins, M. D. (Martin David), 1959-
Jenkins, Martin
Jenkins, Martin D.
Jenkins, Martin D., 1959-....
Jenkins, Martin D. (Martin David), 1959-
Jenkins, Martin David, 1959-....
ジェンキンズ, マーティン
Languages
English (176)
Spanish (1)
Danish (1)
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