WorldCat Identities

Hoare, Ben

Overview
Works: 70 works in 165 publications in 7 languages and 5,846 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Literature  Field guides  Illustrated works  Pictures  Encyclopedias  Picture books  Instructional and educational works  Informational works  Maps 
Roles: Author, Contributor, Expert, Editor
Classifications: QL676.2, 598
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Ben Hoare
Endangered animals by Ben Hoare( Book )

21 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to various animal species that are threatened with extinction, including polar bears, sea turtles, river dolphins, jaguars, gibbons, and others; and discusses ways to help them survive
An anthology of intriguing animals by Ben Hoare( Book )

11 editions published between 2018 and 2019 in 3 languages and held by 707 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discover the incredible stories and myths behind your favorite animals--whether it's how the koala got its name, or which animal the Ancient Egyptians thought rolled the sun across the sky. Children will pore over the spectacular photographs, including detailed close-ups, and learn fun facts at the same time. Containing more than 100 species, this beautiful modern bestiary lets you find the animals that interest you, and possibly uncover a new favorite along the way. With easy-to-read text and large images, this compendium of creatures invites young readers to explore the animal kingdom and get to know each animal individually--from big to small, feathered to furred. -- Provided by publisher
The wonders of nature by Ben Hoare( Book )

11 editions published between 2019 and 2020 in 3 languages and held by 625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This compendium of amazing rocks and minerals, microscopic life, plants, and animals will wow children and many adults, too. With 100 remarkable items from the natural world, from orchids to opals and lichens to lizards, everyone will find something to be captivated by. Each plant, animal, and rock is shown both photographically and illustrated, and children will love poring over the detailed close-up images. The storybook descriptions let you discover the myths and legends surrounding both organisms and gemstones, as well as key facts about their natural history. Find out how the prowling jaguar uses spots to avoid being spotted, why a sticky sundew means big trouble for insects, and what on Earth a radiolarian is. This beautiful treasury lets you find the things that interest you and uncover new favourites along the way. With reference pages packed with information you'll go away knowing something you didn't before, and you'll return time and again
Animal migration : remarkable journeys in the wild by Ben Hoare( Book )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 608 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This guide explores the mysteries of animal migration over land, through oceans, and by air. With more than 300 color photographs, maps, and illustrations, it covers every continent as it traces the routes of some 50 remarkable migrations -- including those of polar bears, wildebeest, hummingbirds, iguanas, and sharks. The author describes the navigation, reproduction, and feeding strategies of these animals and discusses migrations that stand out for their extraordinary challenges, such as those that take animals unthinkable distances across hostile territory. This book also includes a catalog of migration hot spots around the world -- places where the planet's greatest animal voyages can be observed
Temperate grasslands by Ben Hoare( Book )

15 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a comprehensive look at the temperate grasslands biome, examining its climate, plants, animals, people, and future, and includes detailed views of some famous or important grassland locations
Birds by Ben Hoare( Book )

8 editions published in 2019 in English and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Find out how birds from around the world fly, feed, sense the world, communicate, build nests, protect their eggs, raise chicks, keep their feathers in top condition, defend themselves, and travel in search of food and nesting sites."--Amazon.com
Turkeys by Ben Hoare( Book )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the physical characteristics, habits, and habitat of turkeys
Gibbons by Ben Hoare( Book )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics, behavior, and habitats of gibbons
Cat by Ben Hoare( Book )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers information, advice, and key facts on how to provide the best possible care of cats and build a stronger, longer-lasting relationship with them
Owning a pet cat by Ben Hoare( Book )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and Danish and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book presents information on choosing, feeding, house training, and providing health care for your cat
Animal migration : remarkable journeys by air, land and sea by Ben Hoare( Book )

6 editions published in 2009 in English and Dutch and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This spectacular guide explores the mysteries of animal migration over land, through oceans, and by air. Lavishly illustrated with more than 300 colour photographs, maps, and illustrations, Animal Migration covers every continent as it traces the routes of some 50 remarkable migrations - including those of polar bears, wildebeest, hummingbirds, iguanas, sharks, and many others. Ben Hoare describes the navigation, reproduction, and feeding strategies of these animals and focuses on the migrations that stand out for their extraordinary challenges, such as those that take animals unthinkable distances across hostile or barren territory." "Designed for early browsing or in-depth study, Animal Migration is divided into four sections. The first section explains how migration works and why animals migrate, either as part of mass migration or on lonely odysseys. It explores the full range of orientation strategies, the evolution of migratory behavior, and the growing threats facing
The Kingfisher A-Z encyclopedia( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents more than 1500 brief illustrated and alphabetically arranged entries on a variety of topics
Breeders by Ben Hoare( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comprehensive look at different types of creatures that use other creatures or plants as part of their reproduction, such as flowers that require insects for pollination, or birds that lay eggs in other birds nests
Birds by Jill Bailey( Book )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics, habitats, and behavior of birds and examines kinds of seashore birds, woodland birds, birds of prey, and others
Die großen Tierwanderungen by Ben Hoare( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in German and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Animaux voyageurs étonnantes migrations by Ben Hoare( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in French and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un voyage à travers les continents en suivant 50 migrations d'animaux, comme celle des ours blancs, des gnous, des oiseaux, des iguanes ou des requins. La première partie de l'ouvrage détaille les grandes lignes de la migration, de ses mécanismes et de sa raison d'être. Une fiche par espèce présente ensuite les informations pratiques, avec une carte illustrant les routes empruntées
Bedrohte Tiere by Ben Hoare( Book )

5 editions published between 2011 and 2018 in German and Undetermined and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Welche Tierarten sind vom Aussterben bedroht? Warum hätten wir ohne Bienen nicht genug zu Essen? Und wie kann man gefährdete Tiere am besten schützen? Auf diese und viele weitere Fragen bekommen Kinder in Band 5 der neuen grossen Wissensreihe memo Antworten. Faszinierende Bilder von seltenen Arten, extremen Lebensräumen und Tieren in freier Natur kombiniert mit gut gegliederten, kurzen Texten erklären das Thema Bedrohte Tiere sachlich kompetent und für Kinder leicht verständlich. Rubriken wie "Erstaunliche Fakten", "Fragen und Antworten" oder "Rekordverdächtig" vertiefen das vermittelte Wissen, ein Glossar am Ende des Buches gibt noch einmal einen Überblick über das ganze Thema. Ideal auch für Referate und Schulprojekte. (Quelle: Homepage des Verlags)
Živalske selitve : neverjetna potovanja po zraku, kopnem in morju by Ben Hoare( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in Slovenian and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Narava Evrope( Book )

1 edition published in 2017 in Slovenian and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vogelgeluiden bij water en weide by Caz Buckingham( Book )

1 edition published in 2017 in Dutch and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maak kennis met twaalf vogels die je in bij het water of in het veld kunt tegenkomen. Via druktoetsen kun je ze ook horen zingen. Met hardkartonnen bladzijden en kleurenfoto's. Vanaf ca. 8 t/m 11 jaar
 
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Hors, Bens

호어, 벤

ホアー, ベン

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