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Taylor, Barbara 1954-

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Works: 598 works in 1,874 publications in 11 languages and 62,716 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Miscellanea  FAQs  Maps  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Contributor, Expert, Other, Editor, Collaborator, Collector
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Publications about Barbara Taylor
Publications by Barbara Taylor
Most widely held works by Barbara Taylor
Arctic & Antarctic by Barbara Taylor( Book )
32 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,676 libraries worldwide
Describes the polar regions and flora and fauna that survive in these hostile conditions
Rain forest by Frank Greenaway( Book )
24 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 1,259 libraries worldwide
Examines the variety of life found in a rain forest, including the flying gecko, poison dart frog, and curly-haired tarantula
I wonder why soap makes bubbles and other questions about science by Barbara Taylor( Book )
35 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,125 libraries worldwide
Questions and answers to various science areas including "What makes bathroom mirrors fog up?" and "Why do rainbows happen?"
Oceans by Andrew Haslam( Book )
18 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in English and French and held by 1,088 libraries worldwide
Explains the characteristics of oceans and the forces and principles which act upon them, demonstrating with experiments and models
Apes and monkeys by Barbara Taylor( Book )
22 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,066 libraries worldwide
Through an examination of both the ape and the monkey, the difference between these two creatures, the manner in which they live in their own part of the world, and their connection to the human race is explored. Apes and Monkeys is a fascinating introduction to our nearest animal relatives. Young readers will enjoy meeting chattering chimps and curious colobus monkeys, as well as learning about the remarkable things apes and monkeys do. Species from around the world are introduced by continent, and the differences between apes and monkeys are clearly explained
Pond life by Frank Greenaway( Book )
15 editions published between 1992 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 1,010 libraries worldwide
Examines the variety of life found in ponds, including the common newt, stickleback, and great diving beetle
Coral reef by Jane Burton( Book )
11 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in English and Japanese and held by 999 libraries worldwide
Examines the variety of life found on coral reefs, including the seahorse, hermit crab, and sea slug. Natural habitats grow larger than life through magnificent, specially commissioned photographs, accompanied by clear text and fascinating captions
Desert life by Frank Greenaway( Book )
15 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and Chinese and held by 985 libraries worldwide
Examines the variety of life found in the desert, including the Greek tortoise, desert scorpion, and jewel wasp
River life by Frank Greenaway( Book )
8 editions published between 1992 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 901 libraries worldwide
Examines, in text and photographs, the animals and plants that live in and along a river
Meadow by Kim Taylor( Book )
10 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and held by 889 libraries worldwide
Examines some of the animals and plants found in meadows, including the crab spider, partridge chicks, and cocksfoot grass
175 more science experiments to amuse and amaze your friends : experiments! tricks! things to make! by Terry Cash( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 865 libraries worldwide
Experiments using common household items illustrate the principles of sound, electricity and magnets, weather, and simple chemistry
Weather by Andrew Haslam( Book )
8 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and Dutch and held by 840 libraries worldwide
Clarifies the study of the forces and principles involved with weather through the use of models and associated activities
Animal homes by Barbara Taylor( Book )
11 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 820 libraries worldwide
Describes the habitats of different animals. Examples include termite towers, wasp nests, nests of mud, cocoons, rotting logs, compost heaps, underground homes and rock pool refuge. Explains how the animals construct their homes and shows the huge variety of building materials they use. Suggested level: primary, intermediate, junior secondary
Maps and mapping by Barbara Taylor( Book )
21 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 811 libraries worldwide
This exciting series provides a practical, hands-on approach to geography. Safe, easy-to-do experiments and activities add an extra dimension to each subject. These books are ideal for inquisitive young readers who have developed an interest in the world around them. Discover how the globe is turned into a flat map and learn how to design your own secret map
I wonder why zippers have teeth and other questions about inventions by Barbara Taylor( Book )
17 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 755 libraries worldwide
Answers a wide variety of questions about the invention of common household items
Weather and climate by Barbara Taylor( Book )
15 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and held by 749 libraries worldwide
An introduction to weather and climate, discussing world climates, seasons, violent weather, weather pollution, and the elements of changing weather. Includes instructions for making a weather station
Electricity and magnets by Terry Cash( Book )
13 editions published between 1989 and 1998 in English and held by 743 libraries worldwide
Describes the discovery of electricity, how it is generated, and the links between electricity and magnetism. Includes instructions for experiments
Incredible plants by Barbara Taylor( Book )
9 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and Spanish and held by 741 libraries worldwide
Describes in words and exposes through close-up photographs the amazing anatomy of a variety of plants
 
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Alternative Names
Taylor, B.
Taylor B. 1954-
Taylor, Barbara A.
Taylor, Barbara A. 1954-
Taylor Barbara Anne 1954-....
Teilore, Barbara 1954-
Тейлор Б. А. 1954-
Тэйлор Б. 1954-
Тэйлор Б. А. 1954-
‏טיילור, ברברה.
باربرا تايلور، 1954-
تيلور، باربارا، 1954-
تيلور، باربرا، 1954-
테일러, 바바라 1954-
テイラー, バーバラ
Languages
English (213)
Spanish (25)
French (17)
German (9)
Japanese (7)
Chinese (3)
Portuguese (2)
Persian (1)
Arabic (1)
Korean (1)
Dutch (1)
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