WorldCat Identities

Marven, Nigel

Overview
Works: 177 works in 298 publications in 8 languages and 6,082 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Handbooks, manuals, etc  Drama  Nature television programs  Educational television programs  Pictorial works  Case studies  Guidebooks  Historical drama  Documentary television programs 
Roles: Author, Host, Performer, Narrator
Classifications: QL698.3, 567.9
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Nigel Marven
The life of birds by David Attenborough( Visual )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and held by 838 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Naturalist David Attenborough journeys across seven continents filming thousands of species of birds, in order to reveal their patterns of behavior
Prehistoric park by Karen Kelly( Visual )
19 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Find out what it would be like to live among the dinosaurs and other prehistoric animals, with the help of science and computer-aided graphics
Chased by dinosaurs ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Come face to face with the monsters of the Mesozoic when nigel sets out to track down the owner of The Giant Claw. Witness the battle between history's largest predator and its even more gigantic prey in Cretaceous-era South America - The Land of Giants. And dive into the world's most dangerous depths in three ... episodes of Chased by Sea Monsters"--Container
Dinosaurs by Nigel Marven( Book )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and French and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the time of the dinosaurs, the geography of their world, the many different species, and the scientists who research them
Chased by sea monsters : prehistoric predators of the deep by Nigel Marven( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Color artwork and detailed captions journey underwater to capture the prehistoric world of an array of extinct animals, in the companion volume to the Discovery Channel special
Identifying snakes : the new compact study guide and identifier by Nigel Marven( Book )
8 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Over 100 snakes, from those with fangs to those that are blind, from those that swim to those that can fly. Easy-reference symbols provide additional, at-a-glance information
Bugs, beetles, spiders, snakes by Ken Preston-Mafham( Book )
12 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Over 100 species of bugs and beetles; more than 90 species of spiders, and 100 snakes identified and described in three sections, with illustrated introductory chapter
Africa's incredible hulks ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Unforgettable Elephants - Martyn Colbeck shares his spectacular footage, that stole his heart. Rhinoceros - Chronicle of the world's five species of rhino, each struggling for their continued survival
Sea monsters : prehistoric predators of the deep by Nigel Marven( Book )
10 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beschrijving van het leven van prehistorische zeedieren in woord en beeld
Nature ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The first program follows arachnologist Martin Nicholas to southern Mexico, Arizona, and French Guiana in search of rare and exotic spiders. The second program investigates the healing properties found in the venom of snakes and other creatures
Giants by Nigel Marven( Book )
3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kingfisher knowledge : Dinosaurs by Nigel Marven( Book )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the time of the dinosaurs, the geography of their world, the many different species, and the scientists who research them
Ultimate dinosaur collection ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explore the Earth of hundreds of millions of years ago; discover how dinosaurs moved and looked; witness the best preserved allosaurus skeleton ever found; lost worlds recreated with digital effects and animatronics
Incredible journeys : featuring the world's greatest animal travellers by Nigel Marven( Book )
7 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chased by dinosaurs ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Travel back millions of years to the time of the dinosaurs in the BBC dino triple feature. The Giant Claw: Computer animation brings the colossal therizinosaurus thunderingly alive, weighing more than five tons and towering on two legs. Land of Giants: Travel to South America's Patagonia, where dinosaurs shook the earth 100 million years ago to witness the animal kingdom's largest predator, gigantosaurus, bring down the adult argentinosaurus, the largest prey. Allosaurus: Recreates the life of a male dinosaur, from birth to death, as he attempts to survive in an absolutely brutal world
Arctic exposure the complete mini series ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Join zoologist Nigel Marven as he explores the wildlife of the Canadian Arctic, from polar bear cubs that have just been born to beluga whales, Arctic foxes, and many more. Includes behind-the-scenes featurette
Human senses ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Six-part series that goes around the globe in search of the biological roots of our senses of smell, vision, taste, touch and balance. Live action combined with special effects creates imagery to convey the "feeling" of how our senses work
Prehistoric Park with Nigel Marven by Susan Evento( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Features time travelling natural history expert, Nigel Marven, as he rescues endangered dinosaurs from extinction and establishes a prehistoric wildlife sanctuary
Vision ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Argues that the human visual system is skillful at some things, but that we miss a lot of what is going on around us. Discussion focuses on the brain's processing of images, as well as the coordination of our sense of vision with our bodies
Balance ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Focuses on the components of our sense of balance; demonstrates how the balance organs inform us of how we are moving; acrobats illustrate how eyes control balance; examines why alcohol consumption worsens balance, and discusses the cause of seasickness
 
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Audience level: 0.15 (from 0.06 for Dinosaurs ... to 0.54 for Vision ...)
Languages
English (83)
German (4)
Chinese (3)
Spanish (2)
French (2)
Danish (1)
Multiple languages (1)
Dutch (1)
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