WorldCat Identities

Facklam, Margery

Overview
Works: 56 works in 159 publications in 4 languages and 18,771 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Poetry  Christmas poetry  Biography 
Roles: Author
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Most widely held works by Margery Facklam
The big bug book by Margery Facklam( Book )

5 editions published between 1993 and 1999 in English and held by 1,600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes thirteen of the world's largest insects, including the birdwing butterfly and the Goliath beetle
Bugs for lunch by Margery Facklam( Book )

15 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rhyming text introduces bug-eating animals such as geckos, trout, or even people. Includes additional facts about each creature
Spiders and their web sites by Margery Facklam( Book )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 1,286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrations and text provide a close-up look at the physical characteristics and habits of twelve different spiders and daddy-longlegs
Insects by Howard Facklam( )

3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 1,232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Insects make up almost 3/4 of all of the animals on earth. Insects and arachnids are presented in this book as to how they live and how they are being used for insects control and protection of our environment
Tracking dinosaurs in the Gobi by Margery Facklam( )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 984 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the work of paleontologists, beginning with Roy Chapman Andrews in the 1920s, who have searched in the Gobi Desert for evidence of dinosaurs
Lizards : weird and wonderful by Margery Facklam( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 978 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meet thirteen unusual lizards up close and see what makes them interesting
Do not disturb : the mysteries of animal hibernation and sleep by Margery Facklam( Book )

4 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 808 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes what is hibernation, what animals do it and when
Only a star by Margery Facklam( Book )

2 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and held by 768 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A poem describing the star that was present at the first Christmas
Viruses by Howard Facklam( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 720 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The authors introduce the scientists who found the viruses that cause deadly diseases such as smallpox, rabies, polio, and AIDS, and you learn about the controls and vaccines developed for these diseases."--Cover
Changes in the wind : earth's shifting climate by Margery Facklam( Book )

4 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the factors causing changes in the earth's climate, including ocean currents, the destruction of the rain forests, and the greenhouse effect, and discusses predictions for the future
Bacteria by Howard Facklam( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the characteristics and nature of bacteria, looks at the diseases they can cause, and discusses beneficial bacteria used in genetic engineering, food making, and toxic cleanup
From cell to clone : the story of genetic engineering by Margery Facklam( Book )

6 editions published between 1963 and 1979 in 3 languages and held by 614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses genetic engineering, particularly the history and techniques of cloning, and includes material on recombinant DNA research and test-tube babies
Who harnessed the horse? : the story of animal domestication by Margery Facklam( Book )

5 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrates the ways in which humans and animals have worked together throughout history, from the dogs that helped Stone Age people hunt to bacteria that gobble up oil spills
What does the crow know? : the mysteries of animal intelligence by Margery Facklam( Book )

7 editions published between 1993 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Raises the issue of whether or not animals are capable of thought, learning, remembering, and creativity, with examples of animal behavior that appears to be truly intelligent
Wild animals, gentle women by Margery Facklam( Book )

5 editions published between 1976 and 1978 in English and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the experiences of eleven women who study animal behavior: Belle Benchley, Ruth Harkness, Jane Goodall, Kay McKeever, Hope Buyukmihci, Karen Pryor, Eugenie Clark, Dian Fossey, Biruté Galdikas, Leone Pippard, and Heather Malcolm
Pets : a comprehensive handbook for kids by Frances N Chrystie( Book )

3 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in English and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to the care, understanding, and appreciation of many pets
Frozen snakes and dinosaur bones : exploring a natural history museum by Margery Facklam( Book )

4 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Takes the reader behind the scenes in a natural history museum
Plants : extinction or survival? by Howard Facklam( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the importance of germplasm and how storage banks around the world are preserving plant seeds so that plant species will not be lost through disease and environmental conditions
Spare parts for people by Margery Facklam( Book )

3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses current accomplishments in the field of replacing parts in the human body, including organ transplants, artificial organs and implants, and artificial joints and limbs
Partners for life : the mysteries of animal symbiosis by Margery Facklam( Book )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines partnerships between two different species of animals that provide one or both of the partners with food, protection, transportation, or a way to keep clean
 
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The big bug book
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Bugs for lunchSpiders and their web sitesInsectsTracking dinosaurs in the GobiLizards : weird and wonderfulDo not disturb : the mysteries of animal hibernation and sleepOnly a starViruses
Alternative Names
패클램, 마저리

패클럼, 마저리

팩클램, 마저리

ファクラム, M.

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