WorldCat Identities

Pringle, Laurence 1935-

Overview
Works: 183 works in 594 publications in 6 languages and 59,863 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Literature  Biographies  Picture books  Creative nonfiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Creator, Other
Classifications: QL737.C5, 599.4
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Laurence Pringle
 
Most widely held works by Laurence Pringle
An extraordinary life : the story of a monarch butterfly by Laurence Pringle( Book )

9 editions published between 1993 and 2001 in English and held by 1,387 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 )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 1,227 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
Billions of years, amazing changes : the story of evolution by Laurence Pringle( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

9 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the greenhouse effect, focusing on its complex causes and and potential impact on global weather, ecology, and economy
Rivers and lakes by Laurence Pringle( Book )

29 editions published between 1985 and 1992 in 6 languages and held by 1,074 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

7 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and held by 1,058 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
Snakes! by Laurence Pringle( Book )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 934 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 )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 902 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
Water, the next great resource battle by Laurence Pringle( Book )

5 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and held by 862 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the social, political, and economic aspects of a vital resource--water
Elephant woman : Cynthia Moss explores the world of elephants by Laurence Pringle( Book )

5 editions published in 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 851 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of Cynthia Moss, world-renowned elephant researcher in Kenya's Amboseli National Park, illustrated with her own photographs
Global warming : the threat of Earth's changing climate by Laurence Pringle( Book )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 782 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discover how global warming began, what problems it is causing, and how it can be reversed
Bearman : exploring the world of black bears by Laurence Pringle( Book )

4 editions published between 1989 and 1992 in English and held by 771 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines, in text and photographs, the physical characteristics, habits, and natural environment of the American black bear
Frogs! : strange and wonderful by Laurence Pringle( Book )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 759 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides information about frogs and toads, including different species, habitat, and life cycle
Whales! : strange and wonderful by Laurence Pringle( Book )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 759 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the behavior and unique characteristics of a wide variety of whales and describes the efforts to save them
Death is natural by Laurence Pringle( Book )

9 editions published between 1977 and 1991 in English and held by 753 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A simple discussion of death as it applies to the plant and animal kingdom
Antarctica : the last unspoiled continent by Laurence Pringle( Book )

4 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surveys the plant and animal life, impact on global ecology, history, and politics of the White Continent
Dinosaurs! : strange and wonderful by Laurence Pringle( Book )

9 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 731 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
Penguins! by Laurence Pringle( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces readers to the life and behavior of penguins
The secret life of the red fox by Laurence Pringle( Book )

6 editions published between 2017 and 2019 in English and held by 689 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The life of a red fox is a mystery to most people. You might catch a glimpse of blazing red fur or hear a far-off bard, but the fox's daily activities are known to few. Filled with fascinating facts and illuminating details, this nonfiction book invites readers on a yearlong journey with a red fox named Vixen."--Dust jacket
Everybody has a bellybutton : your life before you were born by Laurence Pringle( Book )

4 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 676 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses human life before birth and, hence, the reason for the bellybutton
 
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An extraordinary life : the story of a monarch butterfly
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Bats! : strange and wonderfulBillions of years, amazing changes : the story of evolutionGlobal warmingBatman : exploring the world of batsSnakes!A dragon in the sky : the story of a green darner dragonflyElephant woman : Cynthia Moss explores the world of elephantsGlobal warming : the threat of Earth's changing climate
Alternative Names
Pringle Laurence

Pringle, Laurence P.

Pringle, Laurence P. 1935-

Pringle, Laurence Patrick 1935-

لورانس برينجل، 1935-

プリングル, ローレンス

Languages
English (119)

German (7)

French (7)

Spanish (4)

Danish (1)

Dutch (1)