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Taylor, Barbara 1954-

Overview
Works: 552 works in 1,667 publications in 13 languages and 64,254 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Miscellanea  Picture books  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Contributor, Other, Editor
Classifications: QL104, 591.929
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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 )
26 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,743 libraries worldwide
Describes the polar regions and flora and fauna that survive in these hostile conditions
Rain forest by Frank Greenaway( Book )
27 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in 5 languages and held by 1,314 libraries worldwide
Examines the variety of life found in a rain forest, including the flying gecko, poison dart frog, and curly-haired tarantula
Oceans by Andrew Haslam( Book )
17 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and French and held by 1,162 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 )
18 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,093 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. This book is an 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
I wonder why soap makes bubbles and other questions about science by Barbara Taylor( Book )
23 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,082 libraries worldwide
Questions and answers to various science areas including "What makes bathroom mirrors fog up?" and "Why do rainbows happen?"
Pond life by Frank Greenaway( Book )
15 editions published between 1992 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 1,070 libraries worldwide
Examines the variety of life found in ponds, including the common newt, stickleback, and great diving beetle. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Desert life by Frank Greenaway( Book )
21 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 1,070 libraries worldwide
Examines the variety of life found in the desert, including the Greek tortoise, desert scorpion, and jewel wasp
Coral reef by Jane Burton( Book )
13 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 1,054 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
Insects by Barbara Taylor( Book )
14 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 948 libraries worldwide
An introduction to insects, including their types, physical characteristics, instincts, life cyles, and food habits
River life by Frank Greenaway( Book )
12 editions published between 1992 and 1998 in 5 languages and held by 932 libraries worldwide
Examines, in text and photographs, the animals and plants that live in and along a river
Meadow by Kim Taylor( Book )
9 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and held by 922 libraries worldwide
Examines some of the animals and plants found in meadows, including the crab spider, partridge chicks, and cocksfoot grass
Animal giants by Barbara Taylor( Book )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and Korean and held by 913 libraries worldwide
Provides information on the largest animals of land, air, and sea
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 901 libraries worldwide
Experiments using common household items illustrate the principles of sound, electricity and magnets, weather and simple chemistry
Weather by Andrew Haslam( Book )
7 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and Dutch and held by 877 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 )
10 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 869 libraries worldwide
A variety of animal homes, including those of ants, termites, birds and small mammals, are depicted in this book. Beautiful pictures are embellished with interesting and accurate information about each featured animal
Maps and mapping by Barbara Taylor( Book )
20 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 842 libraries worldwide
Explains what maps are and why they are used, introduces symbols found on maps, and describes how cartographers map the world. Includes related activities. Suggested level: intermediate, junior secondary
Weather and climate by Barbara Taylor( Book )
21 editions published between 1986 and 2003 in English and French and held by 837 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. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Incredible plants by Barbara Taylor( Book )
9 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and Spanish and held by 763 libraries worldwide
Describes in words and exposes through close-up photographs the amazing anatomy of a variety of plants
The bird atlas by Barbara Taylor( Book )
6 editions published between 1993 and 1999 in 5 languages and held by 728 libraries worldwide
Describes the physical characteristics and habitats of birds around the world
Color and light by Barbara Taylor( Book )
6 editions published between 1989 and 1993 in English and held by 716 libraries worldwide
Explains the properties of light which make variations in color possible and suggests projects and experiments to demonstrate such principles
 
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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-
باربرا تايلور، 1954-
تيلور، باربارا، 1954-
تيلور، باربرا، 1954-
테일러, 바바라 1954-
테일러, 바버라 1954-
テイラー, バーバラ
Languages
English (191)
Spanish (31)
French (14)
Chinese (14)
German (7)
Japanese (7)
Korean (3)
Dutch (3)
Portuguese (1)
Galician (1)
Arabic (1)
Hebrew (1)
Russian (1)
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