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Hoff, Mary King

Overview
Works: 42 works in 67 publications in 1 language and 5,738 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: TD422, 363.7394
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Publications about Mary King Hoff
Publications by Mary King Hoff
Most widely held works about Mary King Hoff
 
Most widely held works by Mary King Hoff
Our endangered planet by Mary King Hoff( Book )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 523 libraries worldwide
Alerts the reader to the dangers of surface water pollution and the global imperative to keep these waters fresh
Our endangered planet by Mary King Hoff( Book )
2 editions published in 1991 in Undetermined and English and held by 517 libraries worldwide
Describes the global uses and abuses of groundwater and suggests ways to preserve this valuable resource
Our endangered planet by Mary King Hoff( Book )
4 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 396 libraries worldwide
Describes concisely the global uses and abuses of the world's oceans and seas
Koalas by Mary King Hoff( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 276 libraries worldwide
Describes the physical characteristics, habitat, and behavior of koalas
Swans by Mary King Hoff( Book )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 275 libraries worldwide
Describes the types, habitats, and life of swans
Polar bears by Mary King Hoff( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 257 libraries worldwide
A brief introduction to polar bears, discussing their characteristics, habitat, life cycle, and predators
Crocodiles by Mary King Hoff( Book )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 255 libraries worldwide
Discusses crocodiles, their diet, habitat, lifestyle, and history
Monkeys by Mary King Hoff( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 251 libraries worldwide
Describes the physical characteristics, habitat, and behavior of monkeys
Penguins by Mary King Hoff( Book )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 246 libraries worldwide
Examins the world of penguins, including where they live, what they eat, when their young are born, and how they are built for survival
Snakes by Mary King Hoff( Book )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 244 libraries worldwide
Each book uses photographs and text to examine the featured creature's habitat, physical characteristics, behavior, and relationship with humans
Tigers by Mary King Hoff( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 241 libraries worldwide
This book describes the physical characteristics, behavior, eating habits, and life cycle of tigers
Our endangered planet by Mary King Hoff( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 236 libraries worldwide
Describes the delicate ecological balance among all living things on land, the damage done by humanity in contributing to the extinction of various species, and ways of preventing further harm
Our endangered planet by Mary King Hoff( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 232 libraries worldwide
An examination of the earth's atmosphere and the factors which threaten its stability, such as ozone loss and global warming
Mimicry and camouflage by Mary King Hoff( Book )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 226 libraries worldwide
Discusses how various animals use mimicry and camouflage to protect themselves or to lure prey to them
Metamorphosis by Mary King Hoff( Book )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 218 libraries worldwide
Discusses metamorphosis, describing how various animals change from one form to another as they grow
Pollination by Mary King Hoff( Book )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 199 libraries worldwide
Describes how birds, insects, wind and rain help plants reproduce by spreading their pollen
Life at night by Mary King Hoff( Book )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 182 libraries worldwide
Investigates the creatures that sleep during the day and work at night, looking particularly at adaptations, such as flashing lights or powerful scents, which help them to survive
Migration by Mary King Hoff( Book )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 176 libraries worldwide
Discusses animal migration, including different animals that migrate, the routes they take and how they navigate, and the various reasons that they make the journey
Fighting back by Mary King Hoff( Book )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 165 libraries worldwide
Discusses how various animals and plants use special tools or techniques to protect themselves, such as the turtle's hard shell, the stinging nettles' hairs, and the pufferfish's ability to expand
Handling heat by Mary King Hoff( Book )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 147 libraries worldwide
Describes the adaptations developed by various plants and animals to survive in very hot climates
 
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Hoff, Mary
Languages
English (39)
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