WorldCat Identities

Bailey, Jill

Overview
Works: 270 works in 666 publications in 4 languages and 23,120 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Dictionaries  Field guides  Fiction  Terminology  Encyclopedias  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Creator, Editor, Contributor, Redactor, Author of introduction, Other
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jill Bailey
Birds by Jill Bailey( Book )

17 editions published between 1992 and 2017 in English and held by 1,065 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics, habitats, and behavior of birds and examines kinds of seashore birds, woodland birds, birds of prey, and others
Mosquito by Jill Bailey( Book )

16 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 932 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A simple introduction to the physical characteristics, diet, life cycle, predators, habitat, and lifespan of mosquitoes
Animal life : form and function in the animal kingdom by Jill Bailey( Book )

7 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 813 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the biological differences and similarities to be found in the millions of species of the animal kingdom
Worm by Jill Bailey( Book )

13 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and Dutch and held by 805 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A simple introduction to the physical characteristics, diet, life cycle, predators, habitat, and lifespan of worms. Suggested level: primary
Evolution and genetics : the molecules of inheritance by Jill Bailey( Book )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A color-illustrated encyclopedia of evolution and genetics containing short definitions to approximately four hundred terms, cross-referenced to more than forty thematic spreads. Also includes knowledge maps and a time line
The Facts On File dictionary of botany by Jill Bailey( Book )

10 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This dictionary covers all aspects of pure and applied plant science, including the taxonomy and classification of plants, with entries for the higher-ranking taxa. Techniques of nucleic acid technology are included, with references made to applications in horticulture and agriculture. The dictionary covers aspects of the AP Biology course, notably the sections on Organisms and Populations as well as Molecules and Cells
The Facts on File dictionary of ecology and the environment( Book )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides entries explaining frequently used terms in environmental science, covering such topics as extinction, hazardous waste, genetic engineering, coliform bacteria, wildlife management, and global warming
Prehistoric world by Jill Bailey( Book )

10 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A historical survey of life on Earth ranges from its earliest inhabitants and their geological environment through the age of the dinosaurs to the advent of humankind
Discovering deer by Jill Bailey( Book )

4 editions published in 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes deer around the world, where they live, what they eat, how they reproduce, and how you can learn more about them
Gorilla rescue by Jill Bailey( Book )

7 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emmanuel, an employee of the Rwandan National Park, saves several gorillas from poachers and sets out on a tracking expedition to count gorillas for an upcoming census
The Penguin dictionary of plant sciences( Book )

11 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This second edition of The Penguin Dictionary of Plant Sciences is a substantially revised edition of the former Penguin Dictionary of Botany. To take into account rapid developments in the fields of taxonomy, biotechnology and laboratory techniques, it contains not only over 600 new entries but also an extensive re-working of many definitions. In addition to adopting the Five Kingdoms classification system, the dictionary contains new information on genetics and biotechnology, up-to-date entries on DNA technology in horticulture and agriculture, descriptions of new investigative techniques, expanded coverage of bacteria and viruses, cross-referencing for ease of access to information, and helpful charts and diagrams." "This new dictionary will provide an invaluable reference both for students of plant sciences and for the interested layperson seeking explanations of scientific terms that are currently very much in the news."--Jacket
Birds : the waterbirds by Robin Kerrod( Book )

3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides brief descriptions of birds that live in or near the water
Discovering shrews, moles & voles by Jill Bailey( Book )

3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the characteristics, eating habits, habitats, behavior, and social life of shrews, moles, and voles
Project panda by Jill Bailey( Book )

6 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quin Zisheng and her family rescue a starving giant panda and see that it gets help at the Panda Research Center. Similar fictional vignettes combined with factual information focus on the behavior and endangered situation of the panda
Fish by Jill Bailey( Book )

7 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces lampreys, sturgeons, eels, cod, grunion, stickleback, and other varieties of fish life
Birds : the plant- and seed-eaters by Jill Bailey( Book )

3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides brief descriptions of birds that eat plants or seeds
How fish swim by Jill Bailey( Book )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Demonstrates the different swimming styles of sharks, eels, sea horses, and other aquatic animals and explains how their bodies are adapted to their ways of swimming
Plants and plant life by Jill Bailey( Book )

7 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains ten thematic volumes covering the structure, types, and uses of a variety of plants as well as plant ecology and includes illustrations with detailed captions and texts, scientific names, numbers of species, and maps
Mammals by Martyn Bramwell( Book )

3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines those mammals which are herbivores, including koalas, marmots, hamsters, and squirrels
Mission Rhino by Jill Bailey( Book )

5 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young African boy learns why rhinoceros are hunted and why it is important to protect them from poachers
 
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Animal life : form and function in the animal kingdom
Alternative Names
Бейли, Джилл 1947-

ベイリー, ジル

Languages
English (141)

Spanish (4)

German (3)

Dutch (2)

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MosquitoAnimal life : form and function in the animal kingdomWormEvolution and genetics : the molecules of inheritanceThe Facts On File dictionary of botanyThe Facts on File dictionary of ecology and the environmentPrehistoric worldThe Penguin dictionary of plant sciences