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Bates, Marston 1906-1974

Overview
Works: 110 works in 457 publications in 4 languages and 14,119 library holdings
Genres: Conference proceedings  History 
Roles: Editor, Contributor, Dubious author
Classifications: GF31, 574.98
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The forest and the sea : a look at the economy of nature and the ecology of man by Marston Bates ( Book )
41 editions published between 1960 and 1988 in English and held by 2,064 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Man in nature by Marston Bates ( Book )
26 editions published between 1958 and 1968 in English and held by 1,773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The human animal; The primates; Human evolution; The varieties of men; Human populations; Domestication; Agricultural biology; Health and disease; Ecology and economics; Science, man, and nature
The land and wildlife of South America by Marston Bates ( Book )
27 editions published between 1964 and 1980 in English and Dutch and held by 1,752 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This book about South America "emphasizes the land and its features, and the animals and plants in all their wonderful variety."
The Darwin reader by Charles Darwin ( Book )
6 editions published between 1956 and 1968 in English and held by 1,159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of Darwin's most important work, covering the heart of five of the best-known books: The Auto- biography, Voyage of the Beagle, Origin of Species, The Descent of Man, and the Expression of the Emotions. Also are 3 from Plants and Worms
The nature of natural history by Marston Bates ( Book )
27 editions published between 1950 and 2014 in English and held by 1,044 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This classic work is an exploration of what natural history is, and a sustained effort to see how it relates to other areas of biology. Marston Bates did not attempt to overwhelm his audience with facts or overinterpret those he did use, and, perhaps for this reason, The Nature of Natural History is a timeless work. The author's genuine interest in the tropics has a very current feeling, and the first ten or fifteen chapters of the work have a style that is parallel to that of David Attenborough's verbal presentations of nature. From the book: ""I have already made several remarks about the
Where winter never comes; a study of man and nature in the tropics by Marston Bates ( Book )
15 editions published between 1951 and 1963 in English and Undetermined and held by 976 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The natural history of mosquitoes by Marston Bates ( Book )
24 editions published between 1949 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 883 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
First published in 1949 by Macmillan Company
The prevalence of people by Marston Bates ( Book )
12 editions published between 1955 and 1969 in English and held by 759 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gluttons and libertines; human problems of being natural by Marston Bates ( Book )
12 editions published between 1958 and 1973 in English and held by 733 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines "shibboleths about food and sex, feeding time and mating habits, insect-eating and cannibalism, incest, alcohol and narcotics, the use of clothing, the pursuit of gentility, human meanness and animal aggressiveness, the problem of being a crackpot, a phony or a square"--Jacket
Animal worlds by Marston Bates ( Book )
13 editions published between 1963 and 1975 in English and held by 712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A jungle in the house: essays in natural and unnatural history by Marston Bates ( Book )
3 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Coral Island; portrait of an atoll by Marston Bates ( Book )
11 editions published between 1958 and 1981 in English and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Field studies in natural history; articles from Natural history, the journal of the American Museum of Natural History ( Book )
4 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Expanding population in a shrinking world by Marston Bates ( Book )
2 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La tierra y la fauna de Sudamerica by Marston Bates ( Book )
19 editions published between 1966 and 2006 in Spanish and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ifaluk, portrait of a coral island by Marston Bates ( Book )
8 editions published between 1958 and 1959 in English and Undetermined and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Les tropiques : l'homme et la nature entre le Cancer et le Capricorne by Marston Bates ( Book )
7 editions published in 1953 in French and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The land and wild-life of South America by Marston Bates ( Book )
10 editions published between 1965 and 1976 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Man's role in changing the face of the earth by William Leroy Thomas ( Book )
18 editions published between 1956 and 1971 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this volume a summary of environmental changes, man's impact on the seas and upon coastlines, changes in the quantities and qualities of ground and surface waters, the possibleslimits of raw-material consumption, limitations on energy use plus much more is discussed
Países sin invierno : hombre y naturaleza en el trópico by Marston Bates ( Book )
8 editions published in 1959 in Spanish and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Bates, Marston
Bejts, M.
Bejts, Marston.
ベイツ, マーストン
Languages
English (264)
Spanish (27)
French (7)
Dutch (1)
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