WorldCat Identities

Pringle, Laurence 1935-

Overview
Works: 162 works in 503 publications in 6 languages and 60,910 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Biography  Picture books 
Roles: Author, Editor, Compiler
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Laurence Pringle
 
Most widely held works by Laurence Pringle
Global warming by Laurence Pringle( Book )

10 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and held by 2,037 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the greenhouse effect, focusing on its complex causes and and potential impact on global weather, ecology, and economy
An extraordinary life : the story of a monarch butterfly by Laurence Pringle( Book )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and held by 1,443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the life cycle, feeding habits, migration, predators, and mating of the monarch butterfly through the observation of one particular monarch named Danaus
Bats! : strange and wonderful by Laurence Pringle( Book )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 1,267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the behavior and unique characteristics of a wide variety of bats throughout the world and mentions some reasons and ways people are working to protect them
Billions of years, amazing changes : the story of evolution by Laurence Pringle( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1,160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history of man's discoveries about evolution, covering both the mechanisms of evolution and examples of natural selection
Rivers and lakes by Laurence Pringle( Book )

25 editions published between 1985 and 1992 in 6 languages and held by 1,122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains photographs, text, and five essays about rivers and lakes
Batman : exploring the world of bats by Laurence Pringle( Book )

6 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and held by 1,120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes Merlin Tuttle's interest in bats, his study of them in their natural habitat, and his work to protect them through such efforts as the organization he founded, Bat Conservation International
Snakes! by Laurence Pringle( Book )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 976 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Snakes come in all sizes and abilities
Penguins! by Laurence Pringle( Book )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 956 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces readers to the life and behavior of penguins
A dragon in the sky : the story of a green darner dragonfly by Laurence Pringle( Book )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 941 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the birth, growth, and development of a dragonfly from its birth in an upstate New York swamp through its travels to Florida to fertilize eggs
Elephant woman : Cynthia Moss explores the world of elephants by Laurence Pringle( Book )

5 editions published in 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 903 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of Cynthia Moss, world-renowned elephant researcher in Kenya's Amboseli National Park, illustrated with her own photographs
Water, the next great resource battle by Laurence Pringle( Book )

5 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and held by 891 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the social, political, and economic aspects of a vital resource--water
Bearman : exploring the world of black bears by Laurence Pringle( Book )

4 editions published between 1989 and 1992 in English and held by 825 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines, in text and photographs, the physical characteristics, habits, and natural environment of the American black bear
Whales! : strange and wonderful by Laurence Pringle( Book )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the behavior and unique characteristics of a wide variety of whales and describes the efforts to save them
Antarctica : the last unspoiled continent by Laurence Pringle( Book )

4 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surveys the plant and animal life, impact on global ecology, history, and politics of the White Continent
Death is natural by Laurence Pringle( Book )

9 editions published between 1977 and 1991 in English and held by 777 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A simple discussion of death as it applies to the plant and animal kingdom
Dinosaurs! : strange and wonderful by Laurence Pringle( Book )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meat-eating and plant-eating dinosaur species are represented with a brief description of their physical characteristics. The meaning of scientific names and phonetic pronunciations within the text are helpful, and the work and findings of paleontologists are explained presents some recent theories regarding parenting behavior, hunting, and defense techniques
Frogs! : strange and wonderful by Laurence Pringle( Book )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides information about frogs and toads, including different species, habitat, and life cycle
Everybody has a bellybutton : your life before you were born by Laurence Pringle( Book )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 724 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses human life before birth and, hence, the reason for the bellybutton
Ice! : the amazing history of the ice business by Laurence Pringle( Book )

4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 707 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a history of the ice business, detailing the process of harvesting, storage, and distribution
Dog of discovery : a Newfoundland's adventures with Lewis and Clark by Laurence Pringle( Book )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 707 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces Seaman, the Newfoundland dog that served as hunter, retriever, and guard dog on the Lewis and Clark expedition through the Northwest Territory of the United States at the beginning of the nineteenth century
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
An extraordinary life : the story of a monarch butterfly
Covers
An extraordinary life : the story of a monarch butterflyBats! : strange and wonderfulBillions of years, amazing changes : the story of evolutionBatman : exploring the world of batsSnakes!Penguins!A dragon in the sky : the story of a green darner dragonflyElephant woman : Cynthia Moss explores the world of elephants
Alternative Names
Pringle, Laurence

Pringle, Laurence P.

Pringle, Laurence P. 1935-

Pringle, Laurence Patrick 1935-

لورانس برينجل، 1935-

プリングル, ローレンス

Languages
English (113)

French (7)

German (5)

Spanish (3)

Danish (1)

Dutch (1)