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Turner, Jim 1949-

Overview
Works: 20 works in 27 publications in 1 language and 1,898 library holdings
Genres: Guidebooks  History  Personal narratives‡vAustralian  Pictorial works  Anecdotes  Biography  Classification 
Roles: Illustrator, Editor, Compiler
Classifications: QL733, 599.0994
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Publications about Jim Turner
Publications by Jim Turner
Most widely held works by Jim Turner
Mammals of Australia [an introduction to their classification, biology and distribution] by Jim Turner( file )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 889 libraries worldwide
This book introduces the species of Australian mammals. It includes a painting of each species, along with distribution map. This book includes about 320 species of Australian mammals currently recognised in 2003. Almost all of the paintings in this book come from photographs taken of individual species in their natural settings, however in a few cases where no photograph exists, the author has used the published type description of the species or other available information to create the painting. The individual species are arranged in alphabetical order using their common name. However a Quickfind index is provided at the front of the book to enable those familiar with scientific names to go directly to any specific species. Details are given for each Subclass, Order, Suborder, Superfamily, Family and Subfamily. The text on each species has clear, precise information and is presented in such a way, so as to make of value to readers from the layperson, naturalist through to the scientist. Indeed anyone who may have an interest in learning more about Australian mammals. The comprehensive reference list gives the reader access to thousands of scientific papers and articles for further reading
Frogs of Australia by Jim Turner( file )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 799 libraries worldwide
This book introduces the Australian frog fauna and includes a painting of, and distribution maps for each of the 213 species and 5 sub-species of Australian frogs currently recognised in 2003, mostly based on Dr. H.G. Coggers taxonomy. More than 110 new species of Australian frogs have been discovered and described since 1960. The five Families of frogs found within Australia are dealt with, followed by details of the Genera within each of the Families. The individual species are arranged in alphabetical order using their common name. However a Quickfind index is provided at the front of the book to enable those familiar with scientific names to go directly to any Family, Genus or specific species. The text on each species has clear, precise information. The information in this book is presented in such a way, so as to make of value to readers from the layperson, naturalist through to the scientist. Indeed anyone who may have an interest in learning more about the Frogs of Australia. The comprehensive reference list gives the reader access to thousands of scientific papers and articles for further reading
Australian steam locomotives, 1896-1958 by Jim Turner( Book )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 61 libraries worldwide
The RAAF at war by Jim Turner( Book )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 51 libraries worldwide
Early Australian steam locomotives, 1855-1895 by Jim Turner( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 50 libraries worldwide
Mammals of Australia ( file )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
Covers 314 known species with the latest available distribution data and full-page illustrations from renowned Sydney artist, James Turner. The Mammals of Australia CD lists Australian mammal species in four major groups: Marsupials, Monotremes, Eutherian and Introduced Mammals. For every species the following details are listed: Latin name; Common name; Length; Weight; Food; Habitat; Status; Behaviour; Development; Description; Name meaning; Subspecies and Locality
Paulina the platypus by Jim Turner( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Ellen the echidna by Jim Turner( Book )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Kylie the kookaburra by Jim Turner( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
An echidna, a kookaburra and a platypus : three Australian animal stories for children by Jim Turner( Book )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
105 portraits of Australian wildlife by Jim Turner( Book )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Garing : a biography of Air Commodore W H Garing (RAAF) CBE, DFC, DSC (USA), MID by Jim Turner( Book )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Prangs : Beaufighters lost or damaged while serving with 30Sqn RAAF 1942-1945 by Jim Turner( Book )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Portraits of Australian frogs by Jim Turner( Book )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
All in a day's work : some experiences of 45 RAAF pilots 1939-1970 by Jim Turner( Book )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Bianca the bilby by Jim Turner( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
Flynn the frilled lizard by Jim Turner( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
Eric's first swim by Jim Turner( Book )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
Karl's first flight = Ka-shan di yi ci fei xing by Jim Turner( Book )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Turner, J. R. 1949-
Turner, James 1949-
Languages
English (27)
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