WorldCat Identities

Burton, John A.

Overview
Works: 115 works in 389 publications in 8 languages and 10,473 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Guidebooks  Pictorial works  Conference papers and proceedings  Atlases 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Publishing director, Director, Lyricist
Classifications: QH75, 598.97
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Most widely held works by John A Burton
The atlas of endangered species( Book )

21 editions published between 1991 and 2000 in English and Portuguese and held by 1,905 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 )

31 editions published between 1973 and 1992 in English and held by 1,477 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 833 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 )

7 editions published between 1988 and 1992 in English and Japanese and held by 666 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 501 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 )

13 editions published between 1991 and 1998 in English and Czech and held by 491 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 )

10 editions published between 1973 and 1978 in English and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mammals of North America by John A Burton( Book )

2 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in English and held by 349 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 323 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 )

8 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 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Effective warehousing by John A Burton( Book )

12 editions published between 1973 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

11 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Nature in the city by John A Burton( Book )

11 editions published between 1975 and 1978 in English and Spanish and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the wide range of plants and animals that have adapted to changing urban environments
Pareys Reptilien- und Amphibienführer Europas : ein Bestimmungsbuch für Biologen und Naturfreunde by Edwin Nicholas Arnold( Book )

18 editions published between 1978 and 1984 in German and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Attracting wildlife to your garden by John A Burton( Book )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 109 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 101 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 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The naturalist in London by John A Burton( Book )

6 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reptiles by John A Burton( Book )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in French and English 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
 
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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

John Burton conservationist

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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