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British Museum (Natural History)

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Works: 2,214 works in 2,900 publications in 2 languages and 19,792 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Conference proceedings  Catalogs  Biography  Catalogs and collections  Bibliography  Exhibition catalogs  Guidebooks  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Editor, Other, Collaborator
Classifications: QE432.2, 552
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Rocks & minerals by R. F Symes ( Book )
14 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in English and held by 3,959 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Text and photographs examine the creation, importance, erosion, mining, and uses of rocks and minerals
Man's place in evolution by British Museum (Natural History) ( Book )
7 editions published between 1980 and 1991 in English and held by 821 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores how human beings are related to other animals and to the various "fossil men" that have been discovered
Dinosaurs and their living relatives by British Museum (Natural History) ( Book )
13 editions published between 1979 and 1988 in English and held by 703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the characteristics of dinosaurs and some of the animals, specifically birds and crocodiles, physically related to dinosaurs that are still living today
Birth of the Persian Empire ( )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 649 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Digging up bones : the excavation, treatment, and study of human skeletal remains by Don R Brothwell ( Book )
12 editions published between 1963 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Man the tool-maker by Kenneth Page Oakley ( Book )
21 editions published between 1949 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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The neolithic revolution by Sonia Mary Cole ( Book )
16 editions published between 1959 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alfred Waterhouse and the Natural History Museum by Mark Girouard ( Book )
3 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Birth of the Persian Empire by Vesta Sarkhosh Curtis ( )
6 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Of the great ancient civilizations, that of Persia is the least known and the most enigmatic. This book explores the formation of the first Persian Empire under the Achaemenid Persians. It brings together a multi-disciplinary view of ancient Iran in the first millennium BC and concentrates on the art, archaeology, history and religion of a geographical area far beyond the present borders of modern Iran in the period beginning just before the formation of the Persian empire in the middle of the 6th century up to its collapse following conquest by Alexander the Great in the late 4th century BC
Nature at work : introducing ecology by British Museum (Natural History) ( Book )
7 editions published between 1978 and 1990 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
I fotos, tegninger og diagrammer samt en kort tekst fortælles om samspillet mellem levende organismer og deres omgivelser, økosystemer, fotosyntese, ånding, vækst, nedbrydning, fødekæder, kulstof-kredsløb og biomasse-pyramider
The Sasanian era by Vesta Sarkhosh Curtis ( )
6 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This latest volume in "The Idea of Iran" series concentrates on the Sasanian period. Seizing power from the previous dynasty - the Parthians - the Sasanians ruled Iran and most of the ancient Near East from 224 until 642 CE. They are particularly fascinating because of their adherence to Zoroastrianism, an ancient dualistic Iranian religion named after the prophet Zarathustra (or, in Greek, Zoroaster). The Sasanians expressed the divine aspect of their rule in a variety of forms, such as on coins, rock reliefs and silver plates, and architecture and the arts flourished under their ae
Catalogue of fossil hominids by Kenneth Page Oakley ( Book )
6 editions published between 1971 and 1975 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fossil birds by W. E Swinton ( Book )
9 editions published between 1958 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
General catalogue of printed books to 1955 by British Museum (Natural History) ( Book )
7 editions published in 1967 in English and Multiple languages and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Seals of the world by Judith E King ( Book )
5 editions published in 1964 in English and Undetermined and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Updated and enhanced edition of that published twenty years ago. Includes maps, excellent illustrations, species accounts, a long section on pinniped anatomy and pathology, excellent appendices, indexes and bibliography
The ancestry of the vertebrates by R. P. S Jefferies ( Book )
2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
History of the primates; an introduction to the study of fossil man by Wilfrid E. Le Gros Clark ( Book )
13 editions published between 1950 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sir Joseph Banks, 1743-1820 by Harold B Carter ( Book )
4 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Modern trends in the systematics, ecology, and evolution of hydroids and hydromedusae ( Book )
3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Archaeopteryx lithographica : a study based upon the British Museum specimen by Gavin De Beer ( Book )
5 editions published between 1954 and 1967 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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controlled identity Natural History Museum (London, England)

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Britanskij Muzej
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Great Britain British Museum
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Musée Britannique
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Museum Britannicum London
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