WorldCat Identities

Hopf, Alice Lightner 1904-

Overview
Works: 52 works in 81 publications in 1 language and 7,804 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Creator
Classifications: QL737.C5, 599.4
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Alice Lightner Hopf
Bats by Alice Lightner Hopf( Book )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the characteristics, habits, and natural environment of a variety of common and unusual bats, the only mammals that fly
Nature's pretenders by Alice Lightner Hopf( Book )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the defenses and deceptions in appearance and behavior developed by animals to facilitate their survival
Spiders by Alice Lightner Hopf( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes, in text and photographs, the physical characteristics, habits, and natural environment of a variety of spiders
Hyenas by Alice Lightner Hopf( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the commonly misunderstood hyena, a somewhat dog-like relative of the civet and the mongoose which has undeservedly become one of the most hated creatures in Africa
Biography of a giraffe by Alice Lightner Hopf( Book )

2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the life cycle of a giraffe on the African plain from his birth to the time he becomes the undeniable leader of his own herd
Biography of a snowy owl by Alice Lightner Hopf( Book )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the life cycle of a snowy owl living on the Arctic tundra
Pigs wild and tame by Alice Lightner Hopf( Book )

2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the domestic pig and a variety of wild ones including the wild boar, bushpig, pigmy hog, warthog, and peccary
Animals that eat nectar and honey by Alice Lightner Hopf( Book )

2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses nectar-eating animals, including ants, flies, bats, tropical sunbirds, honey possums, and lemurs and emphasizes their role in the pollination of flowering plants
Whose house is it? by Alice Lightner Hopf( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the life cycle of various animals which inhabit a prairie dog burrow including the prairie dog, rattlesnake, burrowing owl, and kit fox
Biography of a rhino by Alice Lightner Hopf( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moved to a national park in Uganda in an effort to protect her disappearing species, a young white rhino becomes a pet of the rangers and tourists until it is time for her to have a family
Misunderstood animals by Alice Lightner Hopf( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anecdotes about animals and their place in nature
Monarch butterflies by Alice Lightner Hopf( Book )

4 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how to collect, house, and raise monarch butterflies and perform experiments on migration
Biography of an octopus by Alice Lightner Hopf( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics and habits of the octopus
Biography of an armadillo by Alice Lightner Hopf( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of a young armadillo from birth until he himself mates
The day of the drones by Alice Lightner Hopf( Book )

4 editions published between 1969 and 1970 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five hundred years after a nuclear disaster a civilization of black people in Africa believe they are the only survivors on earth. But a progressive black girl gradually opens some scholarly minds to the possible existence of a beneficial white civilization beyond their self-imposed boundaries
Biography of an American reindeer by Alice Lightner Hopf( Book )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrays the life cycle of American reindeer living in the Arctic
Chickens and their wild relatives by Alice Lightner Hopf( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the physical characteristics, behavior, and history of the domestic chicken and its wild relatives, including the grouse, pheasant, prairie chicken, and ptarmigan
Star dog by Alice Lightner Hopf( Book )

5 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A college freshman fears for the safety of his pup that was apparently sired by a spacedog whose telepathic powers he inherited
Misplaced animals, and other living creatures by Alice Lightner Hopf( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the ways in which man and nature have used water, wind, weather, and wings to spread plants and animals around the world with good and bad results
Animal and plant life spans by Alice Lightner Hopf( Book )

2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the influence of heredity, behavior, and environment on the life spans of animals and plants
 
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Alternative Names
Hopf, Alice

Hopf, Alice 1904-

Hopf, Alice L.

Hopf, Alice L. 1904-

Hopf, Alice L. 1904-1988

Hopf, Alice L. (Alice Lightner), 1904-

Hopf, Alice Lightner

Lightner, A. M. 1904-

Lightner, A. M. 1904-1988

Lightner, A. M. (Alice M.), 1904-

Lightner, Alice 1904-

Lightner, Alice M.

Lightner, Alice M. 1904-1988

Ligthner Hopf, Alice

Ligthner Hopf, Alice 1904-1988

Languages
English (35)