WorldCat Identities

Hayman, Peter

Overview
Works: 78 works in 335 publications in 9 languages and 9,618 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Identification guides  History  Pictorial works  Terminology  Miscellanea  Encyclopedias 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Photographer, Other
Classifications: GT3340, 909
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Peter Hayman
Pyramid by James Putnam( Book )

32 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 3,776 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 )

37 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in English and held by 792 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 )

2 editions published in 2004 in Spanish and English and held by 462 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 )

6 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in English and French and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The herons of the world by James Hancock( Book )

10 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's birds by Peter Goodfellow( Book )

5 editions published between 1983 and 1994 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ancient Egyptians by James Putnam( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and color photographs explore the ancient and powerful civilization of the Nile Valley
The complete guide to the birdlife of Britain and Europe by Peter Hayman( Book )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 183 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
Birds of southern Africa by Ian Sinclair( Book )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and Afrikaans and held by 169 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
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

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

7 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The birdlife of Britain and Europe by Peter Hayman( Book )

14 editions published between 1977 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Van gekleurde tekeningen voorziene beschrijvingen van vogels die in ons land voorkomen. Vanaf ca. 11 jaar
Birds of Africa : South of the Sahara by Ian Sinclair( Book )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 93 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 )

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

Bird : the ultimate illustrated guide to the birds of Britain and Europe by Peter Hayman( Book )

15 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in English and French and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this expanded edition, each bird species is covered in more detail than ever. Up to 20 illustrations are provided of each species; males, females, juveniles; season by season; at rest and in flight
Vogels : nieuwe zakgids by Peter Hayman( Book )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in Dutch and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

RSPB handbook of British birds by Peter Holden( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 69 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 )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 67 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
Alle vogels van Europa : standvogels, broedvogels, doortrekkers, wintergasten, dwaalgasten by Peter Hayman( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in Dutch and English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nya fågelboken : Sverige och Europa by Rob Hume( Book )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in Swedish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Hayman, P. 1930-

Peter Hayman britischer Tierillustrator und Ornithologe

Peter Hayman Brits kunstschilder

Peter Hayman Illustrator

Питер Хейман

بيتر هايمان

Languages
English (130)

German (12)

Dutch (12)

French (11)

Swedish (3)

Spanish (3)

Chinese (2)

Italian (2)

Afrikaans (2)

Covers
Shorebirds : an identification guide to the waders of the worldMummyThe complete guide to the birdlife of Britain and EuropeBirds of southern AfricaIllustrated guide to the birds of southern AfricaThe pocket guide to the coastal birds of Britain and EuropeBirds of Africa : South of the SaharaBird : the ultimate illustrated guide to the birds of Britain and EuropeThe larger illustrated guide to birds of southern Africa