WorldCat Identities

Scott, Peter 1909-1989

Overview
Works: 149 works in 502 publications in 5 languages and 6,583 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Pictorial works  War stories  Reference works  Biography  Guidebooks  Personal narratives‡vEnglish  Diaries  History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Illustrator, Author of introduction, Other
Classifications: QL676, 598.2
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Peter Scott
The swans by Peter Scott( Book )

8 editions published between 1972 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 764 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A coloured key to the wildfowl of the world by Peter Scott( Book )

73 editions published between 1950 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The World atlas of birds by James Fisher( Book )

20 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in English and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines in depth the habits and behaviors of over 500 species of birds, from polar regions to equatorial rain forests. Includes a section of classification of birds
The battle of the narrow seas; a history of the light Coastal forces in the channel and North sea, 1939-1945 by Peter Scott( Book )

16 editions published between 1945 and 2009 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the story of the struggle for the control of the narrow seas of the Channel and the southern North Sea during the Second World War, told by Peter Scott who, as a MTB commander, saw action against the enemy throughout the course of the War. The book is much more than a memoir and tells the whole story of the wide-ranging conflict against the Germans, fought in the congested waters of the Channel. Actions against convoys and E-boats, often under the shadows of French cliffs, an impossible sortie against Scharnhorst and Gneisenau as they ran the gauntlet through the Straits in February 194
The snow goose by Paul Gallico( Book )

17 editions published between 1946 and 1990 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a young girl brings a wounded snow goose to the strange man in the lighthouse to nurse, both their lives as changed forever
Wild geese and Eskimos; a journal of the Perry River Expedition of 1949 by Peter Scott( Book )

7 editions published in 1951 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Account of an expedition to study geese of Canadian arctic, especially Ross's goose (Anser albifrons gambelli)
The Amazing world of animals( Book )

4 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Animals in Africa by Peter Scott( Book )

10 editions published between 1962 and 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A photographic record, with brief text, of a journey made by Peter and Philippa Scott through the famous National Parks of Kenya and to the Murchison Falls Park in Uganda
A thousand geese by Peter Scott( Book )

14 editions published between 1953 and 1954 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A report on the search for the breeding ground of the pink-footed goose on an expedition to Central Iceland in 1951
Under the sea by Fiona Patchett( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amazing wildlife, from a fish that can change its shape, to deep- sea shockers that light up in the dark. You'll discover even more behind the seaweed and rocks- lift the flaps to see!
Fishwatchers guide to west Atlantic coral reefs : with coral identification plate by Charles C.G. Chaplin ; illustrated by Peter Scott by Charles C. G Chaplin( Book )

8 editions published between 1972 and 1979 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Morning flight; a book of wildfowl by Peter Scott( Book )

19 editions published between 1935 and 1950 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wild chorus by Peter Scott( Book )

21 editions published between 1938 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Travel diaries of a naturalist by Peter Scott( Book )

5 editions published between 1985 and 1987 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wildfowl of the British Isles by Peter Scott( Book )

6 editions published in 1957 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Protect our planet : an anniversary view from the World Wildlife Fund by Peter King( Book )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The eye of the wind by Peter Scott( Book )

16 editions published between 1961 and 1977 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The son of Scott of the Antarctic recalls experiences as a painter, ornithologist, traveller, keen yachtsman, glider pilot, and naval officer in World War II
The penitent butchers : the Fauna Preservation Society, 1903-1978 by Richard Fitter( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The art of Peter Scott by Peter Scott( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vanishing wilderness( Visual )

5 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A breathtaking portrayal of numerous vanishing species interacting with life's more plentiful creatures, including man
 
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Alternative Names
Peter Markham Scott

Peter Markham Scott britischer Ornithologe, Naturschützer und Maler

Peter Scott Brits ornitholoog (1909-1989)

Peter Scott ornitologo, ambientalista e pittore britannico

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Πίτερ Σκοτ

Скотт, Питер

פיטר סקוט

پیتر اسکات

スコット, ピーター

Languages
English (298)

German (8)

Chinese (1)

Spanish (1)

Korean (1)

Covers
The World atlas of birdsThe battle of the narrow seas; a history of the light Coastal forces in the channel and North sea, 1939-1945Under the seaThe battle of the narrow seas; a history of the light Coastal forces in the channel and North sea, 1939-1945