WorldCat Identities

McCoy, J. J. (Joseph J.) 1917-

Overview
Works: 31 works in 78 publications in 3 languages and 6,068 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Biography 
Roles: Author
Classifications: QL696.G8, 333.95
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by J. J McCoy
The hunt for the whooping cranes; a natural history detective story by J. J McCoy( Book )

9 editions published between 1966 and 1996 in English and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of the long search by naturalists and conservationists for the nesting grounds of these beautiful birds. Grades 6 and up
Animals in research : issues and conflicts by J. J McCoy( Book )

3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the role of animals in testing for biological research, medical purposes, and consumer products, and discusses controversies raised over such practices
The plight of the whales by J. J McCoy( Book )

5 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses how whales have become endangered and the activities of conservation groups
A sea of troubles by J. J McCoy( Book )

2 editions published between 1973 and 1975 in English and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the present-day threats to the vast resources of the world's oceans and the political and economic conflicts involved in trying to save the sea from irreversible damage
How safe is our food supply? by J. J McCoy( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Outlines the various procedures by which foods are preserved, grown, and stored, demonstrating how some of these methods may be detrimental to human health
Wild enemies by J. J McCoy( Book )

4 editions published in 1974 in 3 languages and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Coyote, Wolf, Mountain Lion, Bobcat, Lynx, Eagle, Hawk, Owl, Fox, And Bear Are Predators--Animals That Kill To Live
Saving our wildlife by J. J McCoy( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In defense of animals by J. J McCoy( Book )

3 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history and development of animal protection with special focus on present-day problems and their possible solutions
Shadows over the land by J. J McCoy( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the causes of different kinds of pollution, the ways in which they endanger the environment, and some of the solutions to the pollution and conservation crisis
The complete book of cat health and care by J. J McCoy( Book )

6 editions published between 1968 and 1982 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pet safety by J. J McCoy( Book )

2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Instructions for taking care of a wide variety of pets keeping in mind the best interests of both the pet and the owner. Also discusses animal behavior
The complete book of dog training and care by J. J McCoy( Book )

12 editions published between 1962 and 1985 in Spanish and English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cancer lady : Maud Slye and her heredity studies by J. J McCoy( Book )

2 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To feed a nation; the story of farming in America by J. J McCoy( Book )

2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Swans by J. J McCoy( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the characteristics and behavior of swans generally, and gives details of each of the eight swan species
Nature sleuths, protectors of our wildlife by J. J McCoy( Book )

2 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the efforts of wildlife protectors to enforce conservation laws and safeguard animals against hunting and fishing violations
House sparrows, ragamuffins of the city by J. J McCoy( Book )

2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the strategy that brought the English Sparrow from England to the United States
Our captive animals by J. J McCoy( Book )

2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the life of animals in zoos, menageries, and other captive environments and relates stories of some famous animals
Animal servants of man by J. J McCoy( Book )

2 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world of the veterinarian by J. J McCoy( Book )

4 editions published between 1964 and 1969 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
McCoy, Joseph J. 1917-

McCoy, Joseph Jerome 1917-

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