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Crowe, Andrew 1952-

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Works: 74 works in 194 publications in 2 languages and 2,973 library holdings
Genres: Identification guides  Juvenile works  Handbooks and manuals  Biography  Pictorial works  Guidebooks  Stories in rhyme 
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Publications about Andrew Crowe
Publications by Andrew Crowe
Most widely held works by Andrew Crowe
A field guide to the native edible plants of New Zealand : including those plants eaten by the Maori by Andrew Crowe( Book )
20 editions published between 1981 and 2012 in English and German and held by 225 libraries worldwide
"If you wish to survive in the New Zealand wilderness, this book could save your life. It tells you which native plants can be safely eaten, how to identify them and where they can be found"--Back cover
Which native tree? : a simple guide to the identification of New Zealand native trees by Andrew Crowe( Book )
9 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and held by 187 libraries worldwide
"This new re-written edition of the best-selling NZ classic Which Native Tree? now includes comprehensive ecological information on the tree and its environment. As well as the known uses of each tree, from food and medicine, to dyes, perfume, honey, bootlaces, fire-making and timber it also explains how to grow each tree in your own garden. This new ecological edition also identifies the insect and bird life to look for in each tree and includes details on the origins of Maori names. Use Andrew Crowe's unique leaf key to confidently identify common New Zealand native trees. Colour photographs of leaves and associated creatures, graphics giving tree shape and height, tree distribution maps and ID checklists listing distinguishing features are all helpful tools to identify New Zealand's native trees"--Publisher's description
Which coastal plant? : a simple guide to the identification of New Zealand's common coastal plants by Andrew Crowe( Book )
5 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 116 libraries worldwide
"The range of common plants found growing in estuaries, across sand dunes and along rocky shores is fascinating and varied. Identify these coastal plants easily and accurately by using Andrew Crowe's unique step-by-step guide."--Back cover
The life-size guide to native trees and other common plants of New Zealand's native forest by Andrew Crowe( Book )
10 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 107 libraries worldwide
Pictorial guide to identifying native trees and other common plants of New Zealand's native forest. Suggested level: primary, intermediate, secondary
Which New Zealand insect? : with over 650 life-size photos of New Zealand insects by Andrew Crowe( Book )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 102 libraries worldwide
Ninety per cent of New Zealand's insects are found nowhere else in the world. Many of these unique creatures play an important role in our ecology. Both a field guide and a gallery, this latest "Which" book displays the variety and beauty of an often overlooked side of New Zealand wildlife
Which native forest plant? : a simple guide to the identification of New Zealand native forest shrubs, climbers and flowers by Andrew Crowe( Book )
8 editions published between 1994 and 1999 in English and held by 100 libraries worldwide
" ... designed to help trampers and day-trippers get to know the more common and striking small plants noticed along tracksides through native forest. It should work well, too, where walking tracks go through scrub or regenerating forest"--Page 3
Native edible plants of New Zealand by Andrew Crowe( Book )
5 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 99 libraries worldwide
Which native fern? : New Zealand native ferns : a simple guide to their identification, ecology and uses by Andrew Crowe( Book )
7 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 96 libraries worldwide
As well as the known uses of each fern, from food and medicine, to perfume, making tools, mattresses and track markers, it also explains how to grow each fern in your own garden. The new ecological edition also identifies the insect and bird life to look for in each fern and includes details on the origins of Maori names
The life-size guide to the New Zealand beach by Andrew Crowe( Book )
5 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 90 libraries worldwide
Pictorial guide to identifying various items and curious objects that are commonly found on New Zealand beaches. Suggested level: primary, intermediate, secondary
Which New Zealand bird? : a simple step-by-step guide to the identification of New Zealand's native & introduced birds by Andrew Crowe( Book )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in Undetermined and English and held by 86 libraries worldwide
A completely different and unique approach to bird identification
The Dalai Lama story : the making of a world leader by Andrew Crowe( Book )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 84 libraries worldwide
Biography of the fourteenth Dalai Lama. Suggested level: intermediate, secondary
The life-size guide to insects & other land invertebrates of New Zealand by Andrew Crowe( Book )
5 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 82 libraries worldwide
Pictorial guide to identifying common insects, spiders and other land vertebrates of New Zealand. Suggested level: primary, intermediate, secondary
The life-size guide to New Zealand wildflowers by Andrew Crowe( Book )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 76 libraries worldwide
Features common wild plants with showy flowers which can be found by roadsides, paddocks, school grounds, etc. as well as in nour gardens
Which New Zealand spider? : including their eight-legged cousins: the harvestmen, false scorpions, mites, ticks and sea spiders by Andrew Crowe( Book )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 72 libraries worldwide
How and where to find spiders in New Zealand
Which native forest plants? : a simple guide to the identification, ecology and uses of New Zealand's native forest shrubs, climbers, perching plants and groundcovers by Andrew Crowe( Book )
4 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and held by 70 libraries worldwide
"Use Andrew Crowe's unique leafy key to confidently identify the shrubs, climbers, perching plants and groundcovers of New Zealand's native forest. Colour photographs of leaves and associated creatures, graphics giving plant shape and height, plant distribution maps and ID checklists listing distinguishing features are all helpful tools to identify New Zealand's native trees."--
The life-size guide to New Zealand native ferns : featuring the unique caterpillars which feed on them by Andrew Crowe( Book )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 70 libraries worldwide
Pictorial guide to identifying native ferns of New Zealand and the moths and their caterpillars associated with them
Which native fern? : a simple guide to the identification of New Zealand's native ferns by Andrew Crowe( Book )
4 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 68 libraries worldwide
Which native plant can I grow here? by Andrew Crowe( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 66 libraries worldwide
Provides a quick method of identifying native plants to suit particular garden styles, light levels, soil types and climates
Which seashell? : a simple guide to the identification of New Zealand seashells by Andrew Crowe( Book )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in Undetermined and English and held by 65 libraries worldwide
Life-size colour photograph of each shell; shell size, colour & where to find it; the ecology of the living shellfish; over 130 seashells covered. Discover also the known uses of each seashell, from making jewellery to shells for cutting hair or holding paint
A kiwi has no wings : New Zealand's unique national bird by Andrew Crowe( Book )
3 editions published between 1988 and 1997 in English and held by 64 libraries worldwide
What makes New Zealand's national bird, the kiwi unique? The rhyming text of this story introduces the physical characteristics and behaviour of this strange bird. Facts about kiwis are included inside the back cover
 
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German (1)
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