WorldCat Identities

Waters, John F. 1930-2012

Overview
Works: 45 works in 79 publications in 1 language and 7,537 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Performer, Translator
Classifications: PZ10.W218, 595.392
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John F Waters
The crab from yesterday; the life-cycle of a horseshoe crab by John F Waters( Book )

2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the life cycle of a female horseshoe crab, one of a species that has lived on earth for more than 300 million years
Camels: ships of the desert by John F Waters( Book )

6 editions published between 1974 and 1975 in English and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics of camels that enable them to withstand the heat of the desert for days at a time without water
Sharks have six senses by John F Waters( Book )

6 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Combines engaging facts with colorful mixed-media artwork in an introduction to the world of sharks that challenges popular misconceptions, reveals the shark's powerful sixth sense and describes ongoing conservation efforts. --Publisher's description
Deep-sea vents : living worlds without sun by John F Waters( Book )

3 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the discovery and investigation of openings in the ocean floor where heated water escapes and examines the new life forms and other phenomena that have been found there
Neighborhood puddle by John F Waters( Book )

2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the interrelationship of the plant and animal life that forms in a puddle
Watching whales by John F Waters( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the natural life of whales and human excursions in boats to watch them in their own habitat
Hungry sharks by John F Waters( Book )

4 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brief introduction to the physical characteristics and habits of the shark
A jellyfish is not a fish by John F Waters( Book )

2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the general characteristics and functions of a variety of jellyfish with emphasis on the ones to avoid
Green turtle mysteries by John F Waters( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the life of the giant green turtle, the dangers that threaten it, and man's efforts to protect its existence
Salt-water aquariums by Barbara Waters( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crime labs : the science of forensic medicine by John F Waters( Book )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the role of forensic medicine in the solution of crimes and describes the jobs of various experts involved in this process
The mysterious eel by John F Waters( Book )

2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the characteristics, habits, life cycle, and economic importance of eels
Flood! by John F Waters( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the nature, origins, and dangers of floods and discusses the different kinds and their damaging effects
Carnivorous plants by John F Waters( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes various insect-eating plants including the Venus Flytrap, pitcher plants, and bladderworts
Night raiders along the Cape by John F Waters( Book )

2 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When British raids off the coast of New England become more frequent, young Asa must row through the night to warn his friends on the Massachusetts coast of an impending attack
Fishing by John F Waters( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses fishing techniques, equipment, bait, and various fishing locations
The continental shelves by John F Waters( Book )

2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the continental shelves and discusses their present and potential uses
Creatures of darkness by John F Waters( Book )

3 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the characteristics and behavior of creatures that live in the deep sea, in caves, or under the ground or move about only at night. Includes nematodes, troglobites, moles, bats and many more
The sea farmers by John F Waters( Book )

3 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the raising of different kinds of fish, lobsters, shrimp, oysters, clams, and sea plants in the search to provide food from the sea
Giant sea creatures, real and fantastic by John F Waters( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the anatomy, habits, environment, and relationships to man of various giant animals inhabiting the sea
 
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Deep-sea vents : living worlds without sun
Alternative Names
Waters, John

Waters, John 1930-

Waters, John 1930-2012

Waters, John F. 1930-

Waters, John F. 1930-2012

Waters, John F. (John Frederick), 1930-

Waters, John F. (John Frederick), 1930-2012

Waters, John Frederick

Waters, John Frederick 1930-

Waters, John (John F.)

Languages
English (45)

Covers
Night raiders along the Cape