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Andrews, Roy Chapman 1884-1960

Overview
Works: 295 works in 615 publications in 6 languages and 15,317 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  Pictorial works  Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Short stories, American  Short films  Biography‡vPictorial works 
Roles: Author, Actor, Host, Commentator, Editor, Speaker, Author of introduction, Publishing director, Photographer
Classifications: QH31.A55, 508.092
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Meet your ancestors, a biography of primitive man by Roy Chapman Andrews( Book )

18 editions published between 1945 and 1967 in English and Dutch and held by 832 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

10 editions published between 1951 and 1969 in English and held by 805 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How nature takes care of her own
All about dinosaurs by Roy Chapman Andrews( Book )

10 editions published between 1953 and 1960 in 3 languages and held by 601 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
Ends of the earth by Roy Chapman Andrews( Book )

14 editions published between 1929 and 1937 in English and German and held by 534 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
Across Mongolian plains; a naturalist's account of China's "great northwest", by Roy Chapman Andrews ... photographs by Yvette Borup Andrews by Roy Chapman Andrews( Book )

22 editions published between 1921 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A popular narrative of the second Asiatic expedition of the American Museum of Natural History, 1918-1919
All about whales by Roy Chapman Andrews( Book )

6 editions published between 1954 and 1960 in 3 languages and held by 408 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."
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 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A description of unusual beasts from the Ice Age
In the days of the dinosaurs by Roy Chapman Andrews( Book )

4 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 351 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 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quest of the snow leopard by Roy Chapman Andrews( Book )

6 editions published between 1955 and 1969 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

12 editions published in 1935 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Typescript, with author's holograph corrections and printer's notations; includes 5 p. of page proofs of preliminary material
On the trail of ancient man : a narrative of the field work of the Central Asiatic Expeditions by Roy Chapman Andrews( Book )

21 editions published between 1926 and 1930 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quest in the desert by Roy Chapman Andrews( Book )

6 editions published between 1950 and 1963 in English and held by 214 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
Richard Wright's Almos' a man( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dave, a black teenager in the rural South in the 1930's, is trapped between childhood and manhood. While practicing with a cheap pistol, he accidentally shoots a mule, thus changing his life forever
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 )

10 editions published in 1932 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 182 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 )

14 editions published between 1916 and 1935 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

5 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exploring with Andrews, a narrative of a life of exploration by Roy Chapman Andrews( Book )

3 editions published in 1938 in English and Undetermined and held by 58 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 )

19 editions published between 1918 and 2007 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Audience level: 0.26 (from 0.08 for The first ... to 0.77 for Dino-hunte ...)

Across Mongolian plains; a naturalist's account of China's "great northwest", by Roy Chapman Andrews ... photographs by Yvette Borup Andrews
Alternative Names
Andrews, Roy 1884-1960

Andrews, Roy C. 1884-1960

Chapman Andrews, Roy 1884-1960

Roy Chapman Andrews amerikai felfedező, kalandor s termszettuds

Roy Chapman Andrews esploratore statunitense

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

Рој Чепмен Ендруз

Эндрюс, Рой Чепмен

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

Languages
English (266)

Bengali (2)

Persian (2)

Dutch (2)

German (1)

Arabic (1)

Covers
Camps and trails in China : a narrative of exploration, adventure, and sport in little-known ChinaDragon hunter : Roy Chapman Andrews and the Central Asiatic expeditionsSecrets 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 ExpeditionsThe first dinosaur eggs and Roy Chapman AndrewsDanger in the desert : true adventures of a dinosaur hunter