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Hoff, Mary King

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Works: 39 works in 68 publications in 1 language and 5,621 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Pictorial works  History 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: TD403, 333.9104
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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 )
9 editions published between 1991 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,839 libraries worldwide
Describes the global uses and abuses of groundwater and suggests ways to preserve this valuable resource
Koalas by Mary King Hoff( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 278 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 274 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 255 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 254 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 249 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 247 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
Mimicry and camouflage by Mary King Hoff( Book )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 221 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 212 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 193 libraries worldwide
Describes how birds, insects, wind and rain help plants reproduce by spreading their pollen. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Life at night by Mary King Hoff( Book )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 172 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 169 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 158 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 142 libraries worldwide
Describes the adaptations developed by various plants and animals to survive in very hot climates
Coping with cold by Mary King Hoff( Book )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 141 libraries worldwide
Describes the variety of ways in which animals cope with a cold environment, from antifreeze created by trees to the hibernation of squirrels
Living together by Mary King Hoff( Book )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 137 libraries worldwide
Describes various examples of symbiosis, the elaborate give-and-take of food, shelter, and other essentials of life that goes on between different kinds of animals and plants
Communication by Mary King Hoff( Book )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 125 libraries worldwide
Discusses various forms of communication in the natural world, with an emphasis on such animals as the red-winged blackbird, European minnow, and elephant
Connected to our roots : 100 years of growing forests in Minnesota ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Recounts the history of the Minnesota Division of Forestry, which was officially established in 1911 as the Minnesota Forest Service, and of forestry in Minnesota in the 20th century
 
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Hoff, Mary
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English (45)
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