WorldCat Identities

Pringle, Laurence 1935-

Overview
Works: 154 works in 379 publications in 6 languages and 62,440 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  History  Fiction  Picture books 
Roles: Author
Classifications: QL737.C5, 599.4
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Laurence Pringle
Global warming by Laurence Pringle( Book )

8 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and held by 2,190 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 )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and held by 1,491 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 1,307 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
Rivers and lakes by Laurence Pringle( Book )

23 editions published between 1985 and 1992 in 6 languages and held by 1,201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

4 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and held by 1,190 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
Billions of years, amazing changes : the story of evolution by Laurence Pringle( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1,168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

3 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 996 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Snakes come in all sizes and abilities
A dragon in the sky : the story of a green darner dragonfly by Laurence Pringle( Book )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 988 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 )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 969 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of Cynthia Moss, world-renowned elephant researcher in Kenya's Amboseli National Park, illustrated with her own photographs
Penguins! by Laurence Pringle( Book )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 943 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces readers to the life and behavior of penguins
Water, the next great resource battle by Laurence Pringle( Book )

5 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and held by 940 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 )

2 editions published between 1989 and 1992 in English and held by 866 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines, in text and photographs, the physical characteristics, habits, and natural environment of the American black bear
Antarctica : the last unspoiled continent by Laurence Pringle( Book )

4 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 837 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 )

7 editions published between 1977 and 1991 in English and held by 823 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

2 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 817 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the behavior and unique characteristics of a wide variety of whales and describes the efforts to save them
Dinosaurs! : strange and wonderful by Laurence Pringle( Book )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 800 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
Everybody has a bellybutton : your life before you were born by Laurence Pringle( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 790 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses human life before birth and, hence, the reason for the bellybutton
Dog of discovery : a Newfoundland's adventures with Lewis and Clark by Laurence Pringle( Book )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 752 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
Frogs! : strange and wonderful by Laurence Pringle( Book )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 748 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides information about frogs and toads, including different species, habitat, and life cycle
Chemical and biological warfare : the cruelest weapons by Laurence Pringle( Book )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2000 in English and held by 746 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines history, technology and moral issues associated with chemical and biological weapons, "the poor man's atomic bomb."
 
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An extraordinary life : the story of a monarch butterfly
Alternative Names
Pringle, Laurence

Pringle, Laurence P.

Pringle, Laurence Patrick 1935-

لورانس برينجل، 1935-

プリングル, ローレンス

Languages
English (88)

French (7)

German (4)

Spanish (2)

Danish (1)

Dutch (1)

Covers
An extraordinary life : the story of a monarch butterflyBats! : strange and wonderfulBatman : exploring the world of batsBillions of years, amazing changes : the story of evolutionSnakes!A dragon in the sky : the story of a green darner dragonflyElephant woman : Cynthia Moss explores the world of elephantsPenguins!