WorldCat Identities

Whittow, J. B.

Overview
Works: 46 works in 196 publications in 5 languages and 2,473 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  Guidebooks 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by J. B Whittow
Disasters : the anatomy of environmental hazards by J. B Whittow( Book )

19 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and held by 713 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Summarizes disasters which have caused widespread death and destruction and also explains why they occur
The Penguin dictionary of physical geography by J. B Whittow( Book )

44 editions published between 1981 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"With over 400 new entries, this revised and updated edition of The Penguin Dictionary of Physical Geography covers a great many commonly met terms (such as anticyclone, mackerel sky, tropical rain-forest) as well as less familiar ones (badlands, frog-earth, reflective beach, white smoker). Taking into account all the latest trends and techniques, it is the standard work of reference on the subject." "Over 5,500 entries on climatology, geology and soil science as well as the core concerns of modern physical geography; ideal for students at all levels; explains the language of weather forecasting and remote sensing; and over 250 clear diagrams."--Jacket
Geology and scenery in Britain by J. B Whittow( Book )

7 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Geology and scenery in Ireland by J. B Whittow( Book )

11 editions published between 1974 and 1978 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Geology and Scenery in England and Wales by A. E Trueman( Book )

24 editions published between 1948 and 1980 in English and German and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays in geography for Austin Miller by University of Reading( Book )

13 editions published between 1965 and 1967 in English and Dutch and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Geology and scenery in Scotland by J. B Whittow( Book )

11 editions published between 1974 and 1982 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The site requirements and planning of outdoor recreation activities by Richard Hockin( Book )

3 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recreation requirements and forest opportunities by Brian Goodall( Book )

4 editions published between 1975 and 1977 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Landscapes of stone by J. B Whittow( Book )

3 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diccionario de geografía física by J. B Whittow( Book )

7 editions published between 1988 and 1996 in Spanish and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rocks and pebbles of Britain and Northern Europe by Troels V Østergaard( Book )

3 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vejleder til bestemmelse af sten med forklaring af stenenes tilblivelse. Med farvefotos og -tegninger
Snowdonia's landscape by J. B Whittow( Book )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Britain from the road by Brian J Knapp( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disasters by J. B Whittow( Book )

4 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in Undetermined and English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays in Geography for Austin Miller. Edited by J.B. Whittow ... and P.D. Wood. [With a portrait and maps.] by A. Austin Miller( Book )

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

The recreational potential of forestry commission holdings : a report to the forestry commission by Brian Goodall( Book )

2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conception américaine des relations internationales : diplomatie américaine by Graham H Stuart( Book )

2 editions published in 1935 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Wallingford Fan Gravel by A Horton( Book )

2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lleyn pensinsula, north wales. A geomorphological study by J. B Whittow( Book )

2 editions published in 1957 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The Penguin dictionary of physical geography
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Alternative Names
Whittow, J.B.

Whittow, J. B. 1929-

Whittow, J. B. (John Byron)

Whittow, John

Whittow, John 1929-

Whittow John B.

Whittow, John B. 1929-

Whittow, John Byron

Whittow, John Byron 1929-

Languages
English (153)

Spanish (7)

French (2)

German (1)

Dutch (1)