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Gregory, J. W. (John Walter) 1864-1932

Overview
Works: 529 works in 1,298 publications in 1 language and 6,963 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Textbooks  Popular works  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Contributor, Other, win, Author of introduction, Adapter, Cartographer
Classifications: DT361, 916.7
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Most widely held works by J. W Gregory
The Great Rift Valley: being the narrative of a journey to Mount Kenya and Lake Baringo, with some account of the geology, natural history, anthropology and future prospects of British East Africa by J. W Gregory( Book )

33 editions published between 1896 and 2015 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through unknown African countries; the first expedition from Somaliland to Lake Lamu by Arthur Donaldson Smith( Book )

6 editions published in 1897 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The structure of Asia by J. W Gregory( Book )

21 editions published between 1929 and 1976 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The foundation of British East Africa by J. W Gregory( Book )

11 editions published between 1901 and 2010 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The menace of colour; a study of the difficulties due to the association of white & coloured races, with an account of measures proposed for their solution, & special reference to white colonization in the tropics by J. W Gregory( Book )

23 editions published in 1925 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comprehensive survey of the increasing tide of colour which threatens the supremacy of the white races; Chap. 7; Australia and its Northern Territory; Briefly outlines early settlement in Victoria, mainly on White Australia Policy, not Aborigines
The making of the earth by J. W Gregory( Book )

26 editions published between 1900 and 1986 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The nature and origin of fiords by J. W Gregory( Book )

20 editions published between 1913 and 2015 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Human migration & the future : a study of the causes, effects & control of emigration by J. W Gregory( Book )

21 editions published between 1927 and 1928 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the road, from the beginning down to A.D. 1931 by J. W Gregory( Book )

11 editions published between 1931 and 1932 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The living races of mankind : a popular illustrated account of the customs, habits, pursuits, feasts & ceremonies of the races of mankind throughout the world by H. N Hutchinson( Book )

38 editions published between 1900 and 2000 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes v.1, chapter 3 - New Zealand, Tasmania, and Australia, by R. Lydekker, listed separately
The dead heart of Australia. A journey around Lake Eyre in the summer of 1901-1902, with some account of the Lake Eyre basin and the flowing wells of central Australia by J. W Gregory( Book )

27 editions published between 1906 and 2012 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

P.1-14; Origin of the legend of how the Kadimakara came down from skies; p.61-62; Brief note on the Tirari & Dieri tribes at Kilalpanima; p.81-83; Notes on Emil Kintalakadi, the Tirari guide for the journey and Anton an Urabunna man; Chap. 12; Lake Eyre natives physical & mental characters; comparison with other races; general religious beliefs, burial customs, sacramental cannibalism, briefly outlines marriage rules, system of exogamy - two phratry plan of Tirari & Dieri, systems of the Urabunna, Arunta; the value of exogamy; relations of the Victorian Aborigines with those of Lake Eyre - local organization; Chap. 13; Details of the Tji-tjingalla corroboree held at the Peak - body decorations, 4 lines of song (no translation), sketch map showing the migration of this corroboree (called molongo in Queensland), seen by Siebert and Roth, songs changed at Boulier - gives words; Chap. 14; Geographical interest of the Kadimakara legend which asserts the southern origin of the Arunta, after death legend of Dieri, totemic myths, geographical myths
The elements of economic geology by J. W Gregory( Book )

13 editions published between 1927 and 1928 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To the Alps of Chinese Tibet; an account of a journey of exploration up to and among the snow-clad mountains of the Tibetan frontier by J. W Gregory( Book )

10 editions published between 1923 and 1924 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Australia by J. W Gregory( Book )

13 editions published between 1916 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The volume presents a discussion of Australia's social and political character, together with information on botany, geography and the historical development of the area
The story of the road : from the beginning to the present day by J. W Gregory( Book )

12 editions published between 1931 and 1938 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

General stratigraphy by J. W Gregory( Book )

7 editions published between 1903 and 1931 in English and Undetermined and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Geology of to-day; a popular introduction in simple language by J. W Gregory( Book )

11 editions published between 1915 and 2016 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The geography of New Zealand : historical, physical, political and commercial by P Marshall( Book )

9 editions published between 1903 and 1912 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Gregory, J. W.

Gregory, J. W 1864-

Gregory, John Walter

Gregory, John Walter 1864-

Gregory, John Walter 1864-1932

John Walter Gregory Brits ontdekkingsreiziger (1864-1932)

John Walter Gregory geologo e esploratore britannico

John Walter Gregory schottischer Geologe

Грегори, Джон Уолтер

Джон Уолтър Грегъри

جان والتر گرگوری زمین‌شناس و کاشف بریتانیایی

جون غريغوري

ジョン・ウォルター・グレゴリー

約翰·華特·古格里

Languages
English (374)