WorldCat Identities

Lambert, David 1932-

Overview
Works: 264 works in 1,018 publications in 10 languages and 35,601 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Encyclopedias  Trivia and miscellanea  History  Field guides  Dictionaries 
Roles: Author, Creator, Contributor, Editor, Translator
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by David Lambert
The field guide to geology by David Lambert( Book )

37 editions published between 1988 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses how the earth was formed, followed by material on drifting continents, volcanoes, sedimentary rocks, structural geology, geomorphology, the sea, ice, and the shaping forces of air
The Ultimate Dinosaur Book by David Lambert( Book )

14 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in 6 languages and held by 1,417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a narrative encyclopedia with pictures and charts. The chapters begin with an overview of dinosaurs: definition, origins, anatomy, extinction theories, and how the bones are found, retrieved and reconstructed. The introductory information is followed by profiles of 55 dinosaur genera, each with a two-page spread giving the name, a background narrative, its life and behavior, a picture of its skeleton, the fossil record, and restoration details. There is a fact file box showing where and when the dinosaur lived. Finally a 638 name pronouncing dictionary lists alternate and currently acceptable terms. There are both a glossary and an index. This beautiful and balanced work should be at all levels. Highly recommended
Seas and oceans by David Lambert( Book )

21 editions published between 1984 and 2001 in English and Arabic and held by 1,125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the world's oceans, their physical features, movements, plant and animal life, and relationship with humanity
Body language 101 : the ultimate guide to knowing when people are lying, how they are feeling, what they are thinking, and more by David Lambert( Book )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,087 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Body Language 101 is an attractive, practical introduction to the conscious and unconscious body language people use to express mood, attitude, and status. Here, nonverbal communication from around the world is examined and interpreted. Not only is the body language common to all cultures scrutinized, but regional varieties of gestures are illustrated, and their meanings compared and contrasted."--Back cover
DK guide to dinosaurs by David Lambert( Book )

21 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 1,072 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depicts how dinosaurs lived and died, covering such topics as habitats, size, hunting techniques, self-defense, courtship, and family life
The field guide to prehistoric life by David Lambert( Book )

9 editions published between 1985 and 1994 in English and Japanese and held by 1,071 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chapters cover fossil plants, invertebrates, fishes, amphibians, reptiles, birds, and mammals, plus prehistoric epochs and time periods, fossil hunting and collecting, and important museum collections
A field guide to dinosaurs by David Lambert( Book )

5 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 1,025 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrated guide presents information on the identification of specific kinds of dinosaurs and discusses their behavior, evolution, extinction, fossilization, discovery and display
Dinosaur by David Lambert( Book )

16 editions published in 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 820 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the environment in which dinosaurs lived, the characteristics of different types of dinosaurs, the disappearance of these creatures, and how scientists learn from their fossil remains
The field guide to early man by David Lambert( Book )

8 editions published between 1987 and 1999 in English and held by 807 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated introduction to the evolution of man, from the early hominids to the present day
Dinosaur by David Lambert( Book )

10 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 788 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and photographs explore the world of the dinosaurs, focusing on such aspects as their teeth, feet, eggs, and fossils
Dinosaurs by David Lambert( Book )

6 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simple text and illustrations introduce the characteristics, natural environment, and history of the dinosaurs. Also includes a glossary of terms and a guide to pronunciation.--
Dinosaur encyclopedia : from dinosaurs to the dawn of man by David Lambert( Book )

7 editions published between 1994 and 2001 in English and held by 683 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers everything about dinosaurs and other creatures from A to Z
The oceans by David Lambert( Book )

24 editions published between 1979 and 2000 in 4 languages and held by 676 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the undersea landscape and the creatures that live there - Physical features of the ocean floor - Carbon cycle - Ocean currents - Tsunamis - Plankton - Coral reefs - Deep sea fish - Seabirds - Penguins - Frigate birds - Migration of animals and birds - Early ocean explorers - Underwater diving - Mythical sea creatures - Mermaids - Titanic - Protecting the seas from pollution - Protecting coastlines - Jacques Cousteau
Catastrophe and crisis by Jeremy Kingston( Book )

16 editions published between 1978 and 1991 in English and held by 651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Defines and describes examples of different categories of tragic events, such as earthquakes, epidemics, fires, floods, famines, assassinations, crimes, and accidents. Includes numerous photographs
The Kingfisher young people's book of the oceans by David Lambert( Book )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and held by 639 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents information about the world's oceans, how they were formed, their geology, tides, waves, sea life, coasts, resources provided by oceans, myths and legends about the ocean, and more
Weather by David Lambert( Book )

7 editions published between 1983 and 1998 in English and held by 635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents basic facts about rain, snow, clouds, storms, and other components of weather
Great discoveries and inventions by David Lambert( Book )

5 editions published between 1985 and 1987 in English and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes discoveries that have shaped modern life, including the microscope, soap, cereals, ceramics, paper, textiles, plastics, glass, rubber, compasses, turbines, s-rays, rockets, radar, nuclear energy, electronics, lasers, and holography
Weather and its work by David Lambert( Book )

10 editions published between 1984 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A twenty-five volume encyclopedia of scientific subjects, designed for eight- to twelve-year-olds. One volume is entirely devoted to projects
Encyclopedia of prehistory by David Lambert( Book )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Encyclopedia of Prehistory is a comprehensive, up-to-date key to the processes that forged our planet and the vast array of prehistoric animals, plants, and other organisms that appeared on, and vanished from its surface. Featuring more than 1,500 illustrations and diagrams, the encyclopedia is arranged in chronological order so that explanations of Earth's formation and its features may precede accounts of its major categories of life-forms
The dinosaur data book : the definitive, fully illustrated encyclopedia of dinosaurs by David Lambert( Book )

12 editions published between 1989 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surveys what is known about the characteristics and behavior of dinosaurs, and offers brief profiles of the scientists who have studied dinosaurs
 
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The Ultimate Dinosaur Book
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The Ultimate Dinosaur BookSeas and oceansBody language 101 : the ultimate guide to knowing when people are lying, how they are feeling, what they are thinking, and moreDK guide to dinosaursThe field guide to prehistoric lifeDinosaurDinosaurDinosaur encyclopedia : from dinosaurs to the dawn of man
Alternative Names

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Lambert, David

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Lambert, David Compton.

Lambert, David Compton 1932-

Lāmperṭ, Ṭēviṭ 1932-

Ламберт Д.

Ламберт Давид

ديفيد لامبرت، 1932-

램버트, 데이비드 1932-

ラムバート, D.

ランバード, ディビッド

ランバート, デーヴィド

ランバート, デービッド

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