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California Academy of Sciences

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Works: 1,270 works in 1,764 publications in 3 languages and 14,867 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  Exhibition catalogs  Classification  Catalogs  Conference papers and proceedings  History  Juvenile works  Educational films  Interactive multimedia  Documentary films 
Roles: Producer, Other, Editor, Printer, Publisher, Book producer, Author
Classifications: Q11, 505
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The Pan-Pacific entomologist( )

in English and held by 743 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vols. 8- include Proceedings of the Pacific Coast Entomological Society, 122d- meeting
Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences by California Academy of Sciences( )

29 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vol. 25 is composed entirely of the Alice Eastwood semi-centennial publications, no. 1-18, of the California Academy of Sciences
Hopi kachina : spirit of life : dedicated to the Hopi tricentennial, 1680-1980( Book )

3 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The catalog for an exhibition of Hopi kachinas includes six scholarly essays on kachinas and Hopi culture, along with numerous photographs
Occasional papers of the California Academy of Sciences by California Academy of Sciences( )

72 editions published in 1890 in English and held by 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Curator : a quarterly publication of the American Museum of Natural History( )

in English and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A century of progress in the natural sciences, 1853-1953 by California Academy of Sciences( Book )

14 editions published between 1955 and 1974 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pacific discovery( )

in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pre-Columbian art from the Land Collection by H. B Nicholson( Book )

4 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A host-parasite catalog of North American Tachinidae (Diptera) by Paul Henri Arnaud( Book )

2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The purpose of this catalog is to bring together the published host associations of the North American Tachinidae. Unpublished rearings are not included. This catalog lists 519 tachinid species in 261 genera from 1,049 different host species. Except for secondary references that furnish new information, or that might be more readily available than the original, only primary references have been included
Beyond art : Pleistocene image and symbol by Margaret Wright Conkey( Book )

4 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

California wild : natural sciences for thinking animals( )

in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This Web site is an on-line companion to California wild, a science and natural history magazine published by the California Academy of Sciences, that features the Golden State's extraordinary biological and geographical diversity, while serving as a naturalist's guide to the state by offering practical advice on where to go, what to see, and what to do in California. Come and explore this week's issue as well as back issues, in your exploration of California nature
Journey to the stars by Robert BROOKS( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Featuring extraordinary images from telescopes on the ground and in space and stunning, never-before-seen visualizations of physics-based simulations, the dazzling new Journey to the Stars launches visitors through space and time to experience the life and death of the stars in our night sky, including our own nurturing Sun."--Container. "Tour familiar stellar formations, explore new celestial mysteries, and discover the fascinating, unfolding story that connects us all to the stars. Those who come along for the journey may never see the night sky in the same way again."--AMNH website
The Elkus collection : southwestern Indian art by Calif.) California Academy of Sciences (San Francisco( Book )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catalog of fishes( Book )

3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

California cooperative oceanic fisheries investigations, progress report( )

in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tropical rainforests : diversity and conservation by Frank Almeda( Book )

3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

California's wild gardens : a living legacy( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lavishly illustrated guide to native plants in California. From the tallest tree in the world (the coast redwood which can grow to 370 feet tall) to the smallest flowering plant in existence (the pond-dwelling water-meal, which measures less than one-tenth of an inch), California is home to more native plants than any other state in the nation. This large-format book celebrates the state's extraordinary richness with 500 full-color photographs and 100 essays written especially for the general reader. Dividing the state into 10 ecological regions, botanists have identified areas where local environmental factors favor a special ensemble of rare or endemic plants
Maynard Dixon : images of the native American by Maynard Dixon( Book )

2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I wish I could swim with the sharks by Gordy Slack( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amply-illustrated introduction to the undersea world of sharks for elementary school children
I wish I could walk with the dinosaurs by Gordy Slack( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amply-illustrated introduction to the prehistoric world of dinosaurs for elementary school children
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityCalifornia Academy of Natural Sciences

Academia de Ciencias de California

Acadèmia de les Ciències de Califòrnia

Académie californienne des sciences

Academy of Sciences of San Francisco

Academy of Sciences San Francisco, Calif

Budova California Academy of Sciences

California academy of natural sciences

California Academy of Sciences

Kalifornijska akademija nauka

Kalifornische Akademie der Wissenschaften

Калифорнийская академия наук

Калифорнијска академија наука

Каліфорнійська академія наук

האקדמיה למדעים של קליפורניה

فرهنگستان علوم کالیفرنیا

พิพิธภํณฑ์วิทยาศาสตร์

캘리포니아 과학 아카데미

カリフォルニア科学アカデミー

加利福尼亚州科学院

自然科学馆

Languages
English (212)

Italian (2)

Swedish (1)

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Catalog of fishesCalifornia's wild gardens : a living legacyI wish I could swim with the sharksI wish I could walk with the dinosaurs