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Hanbury-Tenison, Robin

Overview
Works: 52 works in 202 publications in 7 languages and 7,371 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Anecdotes  History  Juvenile works  Fiction  Pictorial works  Popular works  Guidebooks 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Author of introduction, Compiler
Classifications: G80, 910.9
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The Oxford book of exploration by Robin Hanbury-Tenison( Book )

26 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and held by 968 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The writtings of over 150 explorers from the 5th century to modern times, divided by continents with a brief biographical sketch before each entry
The seventy great journeys in history by Robin Hanbury-Tenison( Book )

14 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 790 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historier om de største opdagelsesrejser fra oldtiden frem til nutiden fortalt i kronologisk rækkefølge
A question of survival for the Indians of Brazil by Robin Hanbury-Tenison( Book )

15 editions published between 1973 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 673 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The great explorers( Book )

9 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents biographies of forty explorers that reveal their lives, motives, and passions while discovering different parts of the world
A pattern of peoples : a journey among the tribes of Indonesia's outer islands by Robin Hanbury-Tenison( Book )

11 editions published in 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Worlds apart : an explorer's life by Robin Hanbury-Tenison( Book )

4 editions published between 1984 and 2004 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mulu : the rain forest by Robin Hanbury-Tenison( Book )

11 editions published between 1980 and 2004 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aborigines of the Amazon rain forest : the Yanomami by Robin Hanbury-Tenison( Book )

7 editions published between 1982 and 1986 in English and French and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La superbe collection "Peuples en péril" se propose de décrire les modes de vie de peuples lointains, vivant en tribus et restés imperméables encore à la civilisation moderne. Chacun des ouvrages est l'oeuvre conjointe d'un auteur et d'un photographe ayant partagé durant plusieurs mois la vie de la communauté décrite. L'histoire, l'organisation sociale, les techniques, les rites et coutumes sont rapportés de façon claire et vivante, grâce à l'exceptionnelle qualité de l'image. Les Indiens Yanomami vivent à la frontière du Brésil et du Vénézuéla, au milieu d'une épaisse forêt tropicale qui décourage toute pénétration
The modern explorers by Robin Hanbury-Tenison( Book )

6 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exploration has never been more popular and any idea that there is nowhere left to explore is instantly disproved by the contemporary explorers who are showcased here. This title deals with this topic
A ride along the Great Wall by Robin Hanbury-Tenison( Book )

3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robin Hanbury-Tenison and his wife, Louella, rode a thousand miles on horseback along the Great Wall of China. Often spending twelve hours a day in the saddle, they rode from the Yellow Sea in the east to the edge of the Gobi Desert in the west
Jake's safari by Robin Hanbury-Tenison( Book )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jake's on the adventure of a lifetime, under a blazing African sun. He is staying at a Samburu village when some of their cattle are stolen by rustlers. A chase means they need to keep all their wits about them as they face the culprits, the elements and the animals of the wide open African plains. Then, when Jake becomes separated from the rest of the tribe, he finds himself involved in a new, and even more frightening battle. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Fragile Eden : a ride through New Zealand by Robin Hanbury-Tenison( Book )

10 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Hanbury-Tenisons explore New Zealand on horseback. While they find the scenery spectacular they also find a country in crisis
Spanish pilgrimage by Robin Hanbury-Tenison( Book )

7 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jake's escape / by Robin Hanbury-Tennison by Robin Hanbury-Tenison( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On holiday in Peru, twelve-year-old Jake is captured by terrorists, the victim of mistaken identity. Imprisoned deep in the Amazon rainforest, armed with only his trusty pen-knife, Jake is determined to make a getaway. But beyond the terrorist camp in every direction lies the only vastness of the rainforest and all its unknown dangers. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Jake's treasure by Robin Hanbury-Tenison( Book )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jake's grandfather worked in India during World War II, and risked his life to save a sacred treasure from the invading Japanese army. Now Jake is in India and determined to return the lost treasure to its rightful owners, despite the dangers that might lie in his path. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Report of a visit to the Indians of Brazil on behalf of the Primitive Peoples Fund/Survival International, January-March, 1971 by Robin Hanbury-Tenison( Book )

7 editions published in 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Des mondes à part by Robin Hanbury-Tenison( Book )

2 editions published in 1984 in French and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reisen hinter den Horizont : die großen Entdecker( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in German and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ureinwohner des Amazonas-Regenwaldes, die Yanomami( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in German and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beauty freely given : a universal truth : artefacts from the collection of Robin Hanbury-Tenison by Robin Hanbury-Tenison( Book )

2 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The seventy great journeys in history
Alternative Names
Hanberijs-Tenisons, Robins

Hanbury-Tenison, Robin

Robin Hanbury-Tenison English Explorer

Tenison, Robin H.- 1936-

Tenison Robin Hanbury-

Tenison, Robin Hanbury 1936-

핸버리 테니슨, 로빈

Languages
English (158)

French (5)

Spanish (3)

Dutch (3)

German (2)

Turkish (2)

Czech (1)

Covers
The seventy great journeys in historyThe great explorersMulu : the rain forestJake's safariSpanish pilgrimageJake's escape / by Robin Hanbury-TennisonJake's treasure