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Hayman, Peter

Overview
Works: 106 works in 367 publications in 6 languages and 9,881 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Field guides  Pictorial works  Handbooks and manuals  Illustrated works 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Other
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Peter Hayman
Pyramid by James Putnam( Book )

26 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 3,710 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They Pyramids at Giza in Egypt have stood for over 4,500 years, and the amazing feat of their construction is shrouded in mystery. This superb collection of specially commissioned photographs tries to answer some of the riddles about them and the people who built them. Discover what archaeological finds have revealed about life on the banks of the Nile during the Pyramid Age. See the pyramids and temples of Egypt and Mexico in breathtaking detail, as well as statues of pharaohs, officials, workers, and religious texts written on stone and papyrus thousands of years ago. Pyramid is a unique and fascinating introduction to the mysteries of these striking and colossal structures
Shorebirds : an identification guide to the waders of the world by Peter Hayman( Book )

38 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in English and held by 1,525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Shorebirds are among the most attractive and popular groups of birds in the world. They are of particular interest to birders because their widespread migration means that vagrants can occur virtually anywhere. Yet, until now, existing guides to these birds have been superficial and inadequate. Shorebirds: an identification guide is the first comprehensive handbook enabling birders throughout the world to identify any species in the field. It provides the information to help both the advanced observer and the careful beginner to identify not only the species, but also, where possible, the age, sex, or racial origin of the bird. A number of important identification features are described for the first time in this book, and both text and illustrations point out the essential details needed to make a positive identification of any species." -- Back cover
Mummy by James Putnam( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents the history and significance of mummies, both natural and man-made, and describes the principles and ceremonies associated with them
The herons handbook by James Hancock( Book )

5 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in English and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This work provides a review of the herons of the world. Covering their biology, distribution, description, systematics, breeding, feeding, and conservation, James Hancock and James Kushlan have distilled their lifetimes' research on the heron into one volume
The herons of the world by James Hancock( Book )

10 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Momias by James Putnam( Book )

7 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents the history and significance of mummies, both natural and man-made, and describes the principles and ceremonies associated with them
Shakespeare's birds by Peter Goodfellow( Book )

6 editions published between 1983 and 1994 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ancient Egyptians by James Putnam( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and color photographs explore the ancient and powerful civilization of the Nile Valley
Pirámide by James Putnam( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book talks about the pyramids from around the world and the civilazations that built them
Birds of southern Africa by Ian Sinclair( Book )

10 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This comprehensively revised edition ensures up-to-the-minute information, latest taxonomy and an advanced technique for improved field identification. Already established as a leading field guide to birds of the region,"--Publisher
The complete guide to the birdlife of Britain and Europe by Peter Hayman( Book )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and German and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This thorough guide is color coded to allow instant access to the right bird. For its level of detail, convenience, and incomparable illustrations, The Complete Guide to the Birdlife of Britain & Europe is an essential addition to any birder's library."--Jacket
Illustrated guide to the birds of southern Africa by Ian Sinclair( Book )

8 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ancient Egypt by George Hart( Book )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A visual overview of ancient Egyptian history that uses photographs of artifacts to discuss the art, religious beliefs, social structure, daily life, and practices of the ancient Egyptians. Includes a CD-ROM with clip art
Birds of Africa : South of the Sahara by Ian Sinclair( Book )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The birdlife of Britain : a dramatic new way of identifying and understanding the birds of Britain and Europe by Peter Hayman( Book )

10 editions published between 1976 and 1982 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The pocket guide to the coastal birds of Britain and Europe by Peter Hayman( Book )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2017 in Dutch and English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

RSPB handbook of British birds by Peter Holden( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

BIRDS & BIRDWATCHING. This is a revised and updated fourth edition of the bestselling RSPB Handbook of British Birds. This unique guide provides a 'biography' of each of the 280 commonest British bird species. It covers all aspects of field identification, using illustrations from the highly acclaimed Handbook of Bird Identification to show all common plumage forms. The text also covers behaviour, breeding biology, population, status, longevity and any other interesting facts about the species concerned. A detailed distribution map is provided for each species. The rarities section, featuring 26 additional species, has been updated and features two species new to this edition. Six comparison artwork spreads are included to help identify difficult to identify species - such as ducks, waders, warblers, raptors and gulls - alongside one another. The RSPB Handbook provides a complete, single source of basic information to our most familiar birds
The larger illustrated guide to birds of southern Africa by Ian Sinclair( Book )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This new larger edition is based on the recently updated edition of the standard-format Sasol Birds of Southern Africa. The region's best-selling, most comprehensively illustrated and trusted field guide, it offers: Rewritten species accounts, now with group introductions; Newly designed plates for ease of use and comparison; More than 380 new improved illustrations; Illustrations with simplified labels, pinpointing key differentiating features; Updated distribution maps showing relative abundance and indicating resident or migrant status; Calendar bars showing species' occurrence and breeding periods, and sonograms depicting the calls of difficult-to distinguish birds that have distinctive calls. The larger format allows for better appreciation and easier use of the plates
Mémoire de l'Egypte : [berceau du soleil au premier matin ...] by George Hart( Book )

7 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in French and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Une documentation exceptionnelle par la pertinence du texte, la recherche de présentation et la qualité de l'illustration
Vogels : nieuwe zakgids by Peter Hayman( Book )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in Dutch and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Shorebirds : an identification guide to the waders of the worldMummyMomiasPirámideBirds of southern AfricaThe complete guide to the birdlife of Britain and EuropeIllustrated guide to the birds of southern AfricaAncient Egypt
Alternative Names
Hayman, P. 1930-

Peter Hayman britischer Tierillustrator und Ornithologe

Peter Hayman Brits kunstschilder

Peter Hayman Illustrator

Питер Хейман

بيتر هايمان

Languages
English (135)

Spanish (9)

French (7)

Dutch (6)

German (2)

Chinese (2)