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Hosking, Eric John

Overview
Works: 111 works in 394 publications in 5 languages and 8,097 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Pictorial works  Biography  Guidebooks  Dictionaries  Observations 
Roles: Author, Editor, Photographer, Illustrator, Speaker
Classifications: QL106, 598.4
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Most widely held works by Eric John Hosking
Antarctic wildlife by Eric John Hosking( Book )

12 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and held by 949 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides a chronicle of the fauna of the Antarctic, illustrated with photographs, over 100 in color
Seabirds of the world by Eric John Hosking( Book )

5 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and held by 839 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses five groups of seabirds, the penguins, the petrels, the cormorants, gannets, and boobies, the skuas, gulls, and terns, and the auks
Poles apart : the natural worlds of the Arctic and Antarctic by Jim Flegg( Book )

6 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This account of the origins, exploration, wildlife, plant life, scenery and ecology of the North and South Poles includes detailed descriptions of plants, insects, mammals and birds, as well as a history of exploration and of native peoples, and an examination of current threats to the environment
Eric Hosking's birds of prey of the world by Eric John Hosking( Book )

13 editions published between 1987 and 1991 in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An encyclopedia of bible animals by Peter France( Book )

5 editions published between 1985 and 1992 in English and Japanese and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wildfowl by Eric John Hosking( Book )

4 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eric Hosking's owls by Eric John Hosking( Book )

9 editions published between 1982 and 1993 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Animal helpers by Jim Flegg( Book )

3 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and French and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains how animals team up and help one another with obtaining food and protecting their territories and their young from enemies, and how man and other creatures get help, direct or indirect, from creatures such as the beetle, bumblebee, earthworm, ant, gull, and caterpillar
Animal hunters by Jim Flegg( Book )

5 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in French and English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the hunting skills of such land and sea animals as monkfish, dragonflies, herons, wood wasps, killer whales, and tigers
Animal builders by Jim Flegg( Book )

2 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How animals, fish, and insects build their homes and keep them safe from predators and the forces of nature
Birds as individuals by Len Howard( Book )

8 editions published between 1953 and 1971 in 4 languages and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Animal movement by Jim Flegg( Book )

5 editions published in 1991 in French and English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the different and sometimes unique ways in which various animals move
Eric Hosking's birds : fifty years of photographing wildlife by Eric John Hosking( Book )

11 editions published between 1979 and 1987 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eric Hosking's Waders by Eric John Hosking( Book )

4 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Animal communication by Jim Flegg( Book )

4 editions published in 1991 in French and English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the various ways animals, fish, and insects communicate with one another
Animal senses by Jim Flegg( Book )

4 editions published in 1991 in French and English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the differences in animal sense in various animals
Nesting birds, eggs and fledglings by Winwood Reade( Book )

20 editions published between 1967 and 1976 in English and French and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Animal travelers by Jim Flegg( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the migratory instincts of animals, fish, and insects in regard to where and when they migrate, and their ability to navigate
Animal families by Jim Flegg( Book )

3 editions published in 1991 in English and French and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes different kinds of parental behavior among a variety of animals
The art of bird photography by Eric John Hosking( Book )

15 editions published between 1944 and 1948 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Animal helpers
Alternative Names
Eric Hosking

Eric Hosking British photographer

Eric Hosking britisk fotograf

Eric Hosking Brits fotograaf (1909-1991)

Eric Hosking brittisk fotograf

Eric Hosking englischer Fotograf

Eric John Hosking

Hosking, Eric.

Hosking, Eric 1909-1991

Hosking, Eric J.

Hosking, Eric J. 1909-1991

Hosking, Eric J. (Eric John)

Hosking Eric John

Hosking, Eric John 1909-

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Languages
English (134)

French (19)

Spanish (4)

Japanese (2)

Dutch (1)

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Animal movementAnimal communicationAnimal sensesAnimal families