WorldCat Identities

Lawrence, R. D. 1921-2003

Overview
Works: 167 works in 560 publications in 6 languages and 15,003 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  Anecdotes  Fiction  Recipes  Popular works  Biographies 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: QL737.C22, 599.74442
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works about R. D Lawrence
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Most widely held works by R. D Lawrence
In praise of wolves by R. D Lawrence( Book )

13 editions published between 1986 and 1998 in English and held by 819 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Observation of a captive pack of untamed wolves and the comparison of their behavior to free wild wolves
Wolves by R. D Lawrence( Book )

8 editions published between 1990 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 790 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the life cycle of wolves, from their birth, through their early months of growth and development, to their daily lives as adults. The wolf has long fascinated us as a symbol of wilderness and mystery. This handsome volume for young readers reveals this highly intelligent but greatly misunderstood animal as it is rarely seen-at play, on the hunt, and in tender family relationships
Seals by Eric S Grace( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 684 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the physical characteristics, habits, and habitats of seals, sea lions, and walruses
Secret go the wolves by R. D Lawrence( Book )

10 editions published between 1980 and 1994 in French and English and held by 655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Account of author's rearing of two wolf pups and their return to the wild in northern Ontario
Elephants by Eric S Grace( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics of the elephant, how it searches for food and behaves in its natural environment, and how it interacts with people
The north runner by R. D Lawrence( Book )

18 editions published between 1979 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Description of the relationship between the author and a dog with wolf ancestry
Snakes by Eric S Grace( Book )

3 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes ten families of snakes, their anatomy, behavior, life cycle, and their importance to the ecosystems in which they live
Trail of the wolf by R. D Lawrence( Book )

14 editions published between 1993 and 2000 in English and German and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having spent most of his life with wolves in the wild, the author details the characteristics of the wolf family
Owls : the silent flyers by R. D Lawrence( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ghost walker by R. D Lawrence( Book )

9 editions published between 1983 and 1985 in English and French and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author of The Zoo That Never Was and Voyage of the Stella has produced another winning nature adventure. Lawrence decides to study the elusive mountain lion in its native habitat and spends ten months alone in the Selkirk Mountains. This is his story of survival, but also the story of the relationship that develops as he tracks a single puma to learn its habits. Sometimes he is the one being stalked, but eventually the animals come to know and trust him
Paddy : a naturalist's story of an orphan beaver by R. D Lawrence( Book )

12 editions published between 1977 and 2002 in English and Swedish and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Apes by Eric S Grace( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides an overview of the primate family and their distinctive characteristics, and includes separate profiles of the chimpanzee, gorilla, and orangutan
Voyage of the Stella by R. D Lawrence( Book )

8 editions published between 1982 and 1984 in English and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The diabetic life: its control by diet and insulin and oral treatment by sulphonyl-ureas; a concise practical manual by R. D Lawrence( Book )

102 editions published between 1925 and 1965 in English and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diabetes
The white puma : a novel by R. D Lawrence( Book )

11 editions published between 1990 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A gripping tale of the hunted turning on the hunters
The natural history of Canada by R. D Lawrence( Book )

17 editions published between 1987 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Owls : the silent fliers by R. D Lawrence( Book )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographs and text profile the different species of owls that can be found in North America, providing information on each species' vital statistics, detailed descriptions of typical nesting and breeding patterns, and owl-watching tips
The place in the forest by R. D Lawrence( Book )

12 editions published between 1967 and 1998 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the author's adventures in the Ontario forest
The diabetic ABC; a practical book for patients and nurses by R. D Lawrence( Book )

46 editions published between 1929 and 1967 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Where the water lilies grow by R. D Lawrence( Book )

11 editions published between 1968 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The celebrated nature writer R.D. Lawrence tells the story of animals who inhabit the lakeside near his home in the backwoods of Canada. From the smallest water creature to wolves, deer and many, many birds, all are known to him. His sensitivity, enthusiasm and empathy for wildlife, coupled with his detailed understanding of their habits have created an engrossing publication. A sequel to The Place In the Forest, this authoritatively written book conjures up the sounds, smells and the very feel of lakeside life over every season
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.25 (from 0.01 for Where the ... to 0.98 for The zoo th ...)

Wolves
Alternative Names
Lawrence, R.

Lawrence, R. D.

Lawrence R. D. 1921-....

Lawrence, Ronald, 1921-

Lawrence, Ronald Douglas

Lawrence, Ronald Douglas 1921-

Lawrence, Ronald Douglas 1921-2003

RD Lawrence biologiste et naturaliste, romancier

RD Lawrence Canadian wildlife naturalist and author

Ronald Douglas Lawrence

Languages
English (292)

French (18)

German (4)

Swedish (3)

Italian (3)

Chinese (1)

Covers
WolvesElephantsThe north runnerTrail of the wolfOwls : the silent flyersPaddy : a naturalist's story of an orphan beaverApesThe natural history of Canada