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Hosking, Eric John

Overview
Works: 116 works in 384 publications in 3 languages and 8,860 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Pictorial works  Biography  Guidebooks 
Roles: Author, Editor, Photographer, Illustrator, Speaker
Classifications: QL106, 598.4
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Eric John Hosking
Antarctic wildlife by Eric John Hosking ( Book )
11 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and held by 1,016 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 894 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
Eric Hosking's birds of prey of the world by Eric John Hosking ( Book )
23 editions published between 1979 and 1991 in English and German and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Poles apart : the natural worlds of the Arctic and Antarctic by Jim Flegg ( Book )
5 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 459 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
Wildlife photography; a field guide by Eric John Hosking ( Book )
13 editions published between 1973 and 1978 in English and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An encyclopedia of bible animals by Peter France ( Book )
3 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wildfowl by Eric John Hosking ( Book )
4 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eric Hosking's owls by Eric John Hosking ( Book )
8 editions published between 1982 and 1993 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Animal helpers by Jim Flegg ( Book )
2 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 224 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 builders by Jim Flegg ( Book )
2 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
How animals, fish, and insects build their homes and keep them safe from predators and the forces of nature
Animal hunters by Jim Flegg ( Book )
2 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the hunting skills of such land and sea animnals as monkfish, dragonflies, herons, wood wasps, killer whalles, and tigers
Animal movement by Jim Flegg ( Book )
5 editions published in 1991 in French and English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the different and sometimes unique ways in which various animals move
Eric Hosking's Waders by Eric John Hosking ( Book )
4 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nesting birds, eggs and fledglings by Winwood Reade ( Book )
19 editions published between 1967 and 1976 in 3 languages and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Birds fighting, experimental studies of the aggressive displays of some birds by Stuart Smith ( Book )
8 editions published in 1955 in English and Undetermined and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Animal senses by Jim Flegg ( Book )
4 editions published in 1991 in French and English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the differences in animal sense in various animals
Animal communication by Jim Flegg ( Book )
3 editions published in 1991 in English and French and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the various ways animals, fish, and insects communicate with one another
Animal travelers by Jim Flegg ( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the migratory instincts of animals, fish, and insects in regard to where and when they migrate, as well as their natural ability to navigate
Animal families by Jim Flegg ( Book )
3 editions published in 1991 in English and French and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes different kinds of parental behavior among a variety of animals
Minsmere : portrait of a bird reserve by Herbert Axell ( Book )
4 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Eric Hosking
Eric John Hosking
Hosking, Eric.
Hosking, Eric J.
Hosking, Eric J. (Eric John)
Hosking Eric John
Hosking, Eric John 1909-
ホスキング, エリック
Languages
English (133)
French (13)
German (1)
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