WorldCat Identities

Burton, John A.

Overview
Works: 113 works in 408 publications in 10 languages and 10,100 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Identification guides  Pictorial works  Conference papers and proceedings  Atlases 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Lyricist, Publishing director, Director
Classifications: QH75, 598.97
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Most widely held works by John A Burton
The atlas of endangered species( Book )

22 editions published between 1991 and 2000 in English and Portuguese and held by 1,821 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the various animals and plants throughout the world whose survival is being threatened and the steps being taken to save them from extinction
Owls of the world : their evolution, structure, and ecology by John A Burton( Book )

33 editions published between 1973 and 1992 in English and held by 1,449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Collins guide to the rare mammals of the world by John A Burton( Book )

14 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 805 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guide to 1,179 species of endangered mammals with maps of their distribution
Close to extinction by John A Burton( Book )

8 editions published between 1988 and 1992 in English and Japanese and held by 638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines wildlife that is under threat or has become extinct and the causes of species extinction around the world
Jungles & rainforests by John A Burton( Book )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in English and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the value of jungles and rain forests and the reasons why they have become endangered
The book of snakes by John A Burton( Book )

14 editions published between 1991 and 1998 in English and Czech and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the awesome boa constrictor to the deadly black mamba ... a complete visual guide to the absorbing world of snakes and the way they live
Birds of the tropics by John A Burton( Book )

11 editions published between 1973 and 1978 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mammals of North America by John A Burton( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Details and identifies over 120 mammals. Includes more than 15 easy-to-do science projects
HarperCollins complete North American wildlife : a photo field guide by Gerard Adrian Bertrand( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated guide to all North American wildlife--from the black bear to the prickly pear cactus and everything in-between
A field guide to the reptiles and amphibians of Britain and Europe by Edwin Nicholas Arnold( Book )

11 editions published between 1978 and 1992 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The biology of reptiles and amphibians; Reptiles, amphibians and man; Snake bite and its treatment; Reptiles and amphibians in the British Isles; Salamanders and newts; Salamandridae, typical salamanders and newts; Key to triturus, newts; Plethodontidae, cave salamanders; Proteidae, olm; Frogs and toads; Discoglossidae, fire-bellied toads, painted frogs and midwife toads; Pelobatidae, spadefoots and parsley frog; Bufonidae, typical toads; Hylidae, tree frogs; Ranidae, typical frogs; Tortoises, terrapins and sea turtles; Testudinidae, tortoises; Emydidae, terrapins; Dermochelyidae and cheloniidae, Sea turtles; Lizards and amphisbaenians; Gekkonidae, geckoes; Agamidae, agamas; Chamaeleontidae, chameleons; Lacertidae, lacertids or typical lizards; Key to lacerta part I, green lizards; Keys to lacerta part II, and podarcis, small; Anguidae, slow worm and glass lizard; Scincidae, skinks; Amphisbaenidae, Amphisbaenians (Worm''Lizards'); Snakes; Typhlopidae, worm snakes; Boidae, sand boas; Colubridae, typical snakes (Montpellier snake, whip snakes, rat snakes, water snakes, smooth snakes, false smooth snake and cat snake); Viperidae, vipers; Identification of amphibian eggs; Identification of amphibian larvae; Key to newt and salamander larvae; Key to frog and toad larvae; Internal characters
The love of birds by John A Burton( Book )

16 editions published between 1975 and 1979 in 5 languages and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wildlife and roads : the ecological impact by Bryan R Sherwood( Book )

13 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Nature in the city by John A Burton( Book )

13 editions published between 1975 and 1978 in 3 languages and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the wide range of plants and animals that have adapted to changing urban environments
Attracting wildlife to your garden by John A Burton( Book )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pareys Reptilien- und Amphibienführer Europas : ein Bestimmungsbuch für Biologen und Naturfreunde by Edwin Nicholas Arnold( Book )

17 editions published between 1978 and 1984 in German and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wild animals : of Britain and Europe by John A Burton( Book )

11 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Field guide to the mammals of Britain & Europe by John A Burton( Book )

7 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ultimate birdfeeder handbook by John A Burton( Book )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reptiles by John A Burton( Book )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From fearsome snakes to color-changing chameleons this guide explores the amazing world of reptiles. Full-color photos throughout
The naturalist in London by John A Burton( Book )

6 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The atlas of endangered species
Alternative Names
Burton, J. A.

Burton, J.A. 1944-

Burton, J. A. (John Andrew)

Burton, J. A. (John Andrew), 1944-

Burton, John

Burton, John 1944-

Burton, John A.

Burton, John Andrew

Burton, John Andrew 1944-...

John Andrew Burton

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Owls of the world : their evolution, structure, and ecologyJungles & rainforestsThe book of snakesMammals of North AmericaHarperCollins complete North American wildlife : a photo field guideA field guide to the reptiles and amphibians of Britain and EuropeWildlife and roads : the ecological impactAttracting wildlife to your garden