WorldCat Identities

Stonehouse, Bernard

Overview
Works: 267 works in 826 publications in 10 languages and 23,065 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Conference papers and proceedings  Biography  Miscellanea  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Creator, Other, Redactor
Classifications: QL696.S473, 596.09091
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Bernard Stonehouse
Animals of the Arctic : the ecology of the Far North by Bernard Stonehouse( Book )

31 editions published between 1971 and 1980 in 7 languages and held by 907 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers vegetation, climate and wildlife
Bears : a visual introduction to bears by Bernard Stonehouse( Book )

12 editions published between 1980 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An overview of bears throughout the world placing each species in its natural environment
Animals of the Antarctic; the ecology of the Far South by Bernard Stonehouse( Book )

14 editions published between 1972 and 1979 in English and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the region and the animals inhabiting it
Evolutionary ecology( Book )

16 editions published between 1977 and 1979 in English and held by 638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Biology of marsupials( Book )

13 editions published in 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sharks : a visual introduction to sharks, skates, and rays by Bernard Stonehouse( Book )

7 editions published between 1979 and 1999 in English and French and held by 599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In text and pictures, describes the various kinds of sharks, their life cycles, and the best locations for humans to see them
Journeys of the great explorers by Rosemary Burton( Book )

19 editions published between 1992 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the stories of 30 explorers
Young animals: the search for independent life by Bernard Stonehouse( Book )

6 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in English and German and held by 559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the struggle for survival through infancy of a variety of insects, amphibians, birds, reptiles, and mammals that receive limited or no parental care
The way your body works by Bernard Stonehouse( Book )

14 editions published between 1974 and 1985 in English and Dutch and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detailed drawings support an explicit description of the development, functions, and requirements of the human body
The Biology of penguins by Bernard Stonehouse( Book )

13 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A visual introduction to whales, dolphins, and porpoises by Bernard Stonehouse( Book )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In text and pictures, describes the various kinds of whales and their relatives, dolphins and porpoises, their life-cycles, and the best locations for humans to see them
Animal marking : recognition marking of animals in research by Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals( Book )

17 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty papers from R.S.P.C.A. symposium on humane methods of marking animals for research, London, 1977
Penguins by Bernard Stonehouse( Book )

10 editions published between 1968 and 2000 in English and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses several varieties of penguins, their habitats, growth, and breeding habits
Saving the animals : the World Wildlife Fund book of conservation by Bernard Stonehouse( Book )

14 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in 3 languages and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty success stories of the World Wildlife Fund's efforts to save endangered species detail the animals, their habitats, and the hazards that threaten them
The Poles by Bernard Stonehouse( Book )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Identifies and discusses the various habitats found in the Antarctic and Arctic regions as well as indigenous plants and animals of these areas
A visual introduction to penguins by Bernard Stonehouse( Book )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrations and text introduce the physical characteristics, behaviour, and habitat of various species of penguins. Suggested level: intermediate, junior secondary
A visual introduction to monkeys and apes by Bernard Stonehouse( Book )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the physical characteristics, behaviour, and habitats of primates, including lemurs, monkeys, apes, and humans. Suggested level: intermediate, secondary
Polar ecology by Bernard Stonehouse( Book )

10 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes chapters on polar environments; energy, climate and microclimates; terrestrial environments; freshwater environments; marine environments; acclimation, adaptation and survival; man and the polar regions
Polar tourism : an environmental perspective by Bernard Stonehouse( Book )

12 editions published in 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Tourism throughout the world raises environmental issues that are often concerned with conflicting rights and responsibilities: the inherent right of mankind to travel, the no-less inherent right of indigenous people to guard their environmental heritage, and the responsibility of governments £ local, national or (in the unique case of Antarctica) international £ to protect environments over which they exercise stewardship. Additionally, the presence of international commercial enterprises, especially marine and other mass transport modes, represent unique governance challenges. This book deals mainly with environmental issues and the management implications arising from polar tourism, one of the fastest-growing sectors of world tourism. However, many of the issues discussed here arise no less urgently in temperate and tropical wilderness areas, and indeed in any region where sensitive environments are subjected to mass tourism. The principles and guidelines discussed here are of interest and practical use in tourism studies generally." ""Readers of this book embark on a stimulating journey into the world of polar tourism. With a focus on management aspects and environmental implications, the intricacies of polar tourism are discussed in an educated and thoughtful manner. Further conceptual background is provided on wilderness and cultural tourism to enable an informed assessment of the framework within which polar tourism operates. A powerful concluding chapter applies the technique of Multiple Resource Management Planning to polar tourism. This book is a valuable resource for students, academics and policy-makers alike."--Daniela Liggett, Gateway Antarctica, University of Canterbury, New Zealand"--Jacket
Prospects for polar tourism by J Snyder( Book )

21 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book examines polar tourism in its environmental, economic and cultural settings and explores the potential for growth as well as essential management for sustainability. It has 17 chapters organized in 4 parts under the following headings: (i) tourism and the polar environment; (ii) economic roles of polar tourism; (iii) developments in Antarctic tourism; and (iv) managing the new realities. The book will appeal to researchers in tourism, ecology and environmental studies, and to those involved in developing sustainable polar tourism. It has a subject index
 
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Journeys of the great explorers
Alternative Names
Bernard Stonehouse British polar scientist

Bernard Stonehouse zoöloog uit Nieuw-Zeeland (1926-2014)

Stonehouse, B.

Stonehouse, B. 1926-

Stonehouse, B. (Bernard)

Stonehouse, B. (Bernard), 1926-

Stonehouse, Bernard

Stonehouse, Bernhard 1926-

Stūnhāws, Bārnārd 1926-

סטונהאוס, ברנרד

ストーンハウス, B.

ストーンハウス, バーナード

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Sharks : a visual introduction to sharks, skates, and raysJourneys of the great explorersA visual introduction to whales, dolphins, and porpoisesPenguinsThe PolesA visual introduction to penguinsA visual introduction to monkeys and apesPolar tourism : an environmental perspectiveProspects for polar tourism