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Andrews, Roy Chapman 1884-1960

Overview
Works: 307 works in 712 publications in 7 languages and 14,875 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  Pictorial works  Drama  Short films  Film adaptations  Fiction  Documentary television programs  Television adaptations  Television programs 
Roles: Author, Actor, Host, Commentator, Editor, Other, Speaker, Photographer, Author of introduction, Publishing director
Classifications: Q115, 508.092
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Meet your ancestors, a biography of primitive man by Roy Chapman Andrews( Book )

20 editions published between 1945 and 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 793 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nature's ways; how nature takes care of its own by Roy Chapman Andrews( Book )

9 editions published in 1951 in English and held by 705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All about dinosaurs by Roy Chapman Andrews( Book )

12 editions published between 1953 and 1963 in 3 languages and held by 575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the different types of dinosaurs and reconstructs their habits and behavior. Relates also the important fossil finds in Mongolia and Montana
Across Mongolian plains : a naturalist's account of China's "great northwest" by Roy Chapman Andrews( Book )

24 editions published between 1921 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A popular narrative of the second Asiatic expedition of the American Museum of Natural History, 1918-1919
Dinosaur hunters by Warner Home Video (Firm)( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1922 American paleontologist Roy Chapman Andrews led an archeological expedition into Mongolia's Gobi Desert and uncovered one of the richest dinosaur graveyards in the world. Political conflicts forced him to leave before he had even scratched the surface of the treasure below. In 1997, two paleontologists, Mike Novacek and Mark Norell, were allowed to return, retracing Chapman's steps and unearthing some groundbreaking finds of their own
All about strange beasts of the past by Roy Chapman Andrews( Book )

7 editions published between 1956 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A description of unusual beasts from the Ice Age
All about whales by Roy Chapman Andrews( Book )

6 editions published between 1954 and 1960 in 3 languages and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The humpback, the sulphurbottom (a whopping 110 feet) the finback, the killer - these are a sampling of the varieties [the author] talks about in ... detail as to habit, and habitat, evolution and physical characteristics. Meanwhile, he has interspersed his data with many a whaling experience - personal and historical - that bring these fabulous mammals into romantic perspective."
In the days of the dinosaurs by Roy Chapman Andrews( Book )

4 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A scientist and explorer describes several species of dinosaurs and tells of the search for fossils including his own expedition to the Gobi desert. Grades 4-5
This amazing planet by Roy Chapman Andrews( Book )

3 editions published in 1940 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the trail of ancient man : a narrative of the field work of the Central Asiatic Expeditions by Roy Chapman Andrews( Book )

26 editions published between 1926 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This business of exploring by Roy Chapman Andrews( Book )

13 editions published in 1935 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Typescript, with author's holograph corrections and printer's notations; includes 5 p. of page proofs of preliminary material
Quest of the snow leopard by Roy Chapman Andrews( Book )

6 editions published between 1955 and 1969 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fictional account of a zoological expedition to the Tibetan frontier and the province of Yunnan in southwestern China
Quest in the desert by Roy Chapman Andrews( Book )

6 editions published between 1950 and 1963 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American scientific expedition to explore the Gobi Desert faces many dangers, but survives with the help of the leader's dog and a friendly Mongolian ruler
The new conquest of central Asia : a narrative of the explorations of the Central Asiatic expeditions in Mongolia and China, 1921-1930 by Roy Chapman Andrews( Book )

18 editions published between 1932 and 1934 in English and Turkish and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ends of the earth by Roy Chapman Andrews( Book )

22 editions published between 1929 and 1993 in English and German and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Author's adventures as a naturalist and explorer, traveling and collecting specimens for the American Museum of Natural History, at sea, in Korea, Central Asia, China, Japan, and other locations
Richard Wright's Almos' a man by Richard Wright( Visual )

3 editions published between 1976 and 2005 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David Glover, a poor southern black youth, feels the world is denying him the respect he needs to be a man
My favorite stories of the great outdoors [from] Nature lover's treasury by Roy Chapman Andrews( Book )

4 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Whale hunting with gun and camera : a naturalist's account of the modern shore-whaling industry, of whales and their habits, and of hunting experiences in various parts of the world by Roy Chapman Andrews( Book )

9 editions published between 1916 and 1935 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Monographs of the Pacific Cetacea by Roy Chapman Andrews( Book )

in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Camps and trails in China : a narrative of exploration, adventure, and sport in little-known China by Roy Chapman Andrews( Book )

21 editions published between 1918 and 2017 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Across Mongolian plains : a naturalist's account of China's "great northwest"
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Camps and trails in China : a narrative of exploration, adventure, and sport in little-known ChinaDragon hunter : Roy Chapman Andrews and the Central Asiatic expeditionsThe first dinosaur eggs and Roy Chapman AndrewsSecrets from the rocks : dinosaur hunting with Roy Chapman AndrewsUnder a lucky star : a lifetime of adventureDinosaurs at the ends of the earth : the story of the Central Asiatic ExpeditionsDanger in the desert : true adventures of a dinosaur hunter
Alternative Names
Andrews, Roy 1884-1960

Andrews, Roy C. 1884-1960

Chapman Andrews, Roy 1884-1960

Ėndrjus, Roj Čapmėn 1884-1960

Roy Chapman Andrews American explorer, adventurer and naturalist

Roy Chapman Andrews americký přírodovědec, dobrodruh a cestovatel

Roy Chapman Andrews Amerikaans ontdekkingsreiziger (1884-1960)

Roy Chapman Andrews amerikai felfedező, kalandor és természettudós

Roy Chapman Andrews esploratore statunitense

Roy Chapman Andrews US-amerikanischer Forscher, Abenteurer, Paläontologe und Direktor des American Museum of Natural History

Ρόι Τσάπμαν Άντριους

Рой Чапмен Эндрюс

Рој Чепмен Ендруз

Эндрюз, Рой

Эндрюс, Рой Чепмен

רוי צ'פמן אנדרוס

روي تشابمان أندروز

روي تشابمان أندروز، 1884-1960

روی چپمن اندروز

로이 채프먼 앤드루스

アンドリウス

アンドリュース

アンドリューズ, ロイ・チャップマン

アンドルーズ

ロイ・チャップマン・アンドリュース

安得思

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