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Schaller, George B.

Overview
Works: 129 works in 542 publications in 10 languages and 24,680 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Anecdotes  Biography 
Roles: Author, Author of introduction, Translator, Other, Photographer, Speaker
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The Serengeti lion : a study of predator-prey relations by George B Schaller( Book )

36 editions published between 1972 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,837 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Field observations provide abundant data on all aspects of lion behavior, including its social system, population dynamics, hunting behavior, predation patterns, and other factors which contribute to an understanding of the lion as a member of the natural community. The book includes individual chapters on the leopard, cheetah, wild dog, and others. It also includes much information on the lion's prey species, including distribution, migration, and social organization. These data form the basis of the concluding chapter on the dynamics of predation.--
The last panda by George B Schaller( Book )

21 editions published between 1993 and 1999 in 4 languages and held by 2,544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the author's five year study of giant pandas and the problems facing those who are trying to save the species from extinction
The year of the gorilla by George B Schaller( Book )

65 editions published between 1964 and 1997 in 8 languages and held by 2,272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the experiences of the author and his wife while they lived in Africa for 2 years observing gorillas and other wildlife
The deer and the tiger; a study of wildlife in India by George B Schaller( )

45 editions published between 1967 and 2009 in English and held by 2,177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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The mountain gorilla; ecology and behavior by George B Schaller( Book )

39 editions published between 1963 and 1988 in English and German and held by 1,305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Golden shadows, flying hooves by George B Schaller( Book )

20 editions published between 1973 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,011 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stones of silence : journeys in the Himalaya by George B Schaller( Book )

24 editions published between 1979 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 985 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the wildlife, vegetation, physical features, and people of the Himalaya Mountains
The Giant pandas of Wolong by George B Schaller( Book )

8 editions published between 1985 and 1989 in English and Japanese and held by 866 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Field notes on science & nature by Michael R Canfield( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 846 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pioneering a new niche in the study of plants and animals in their natural habitat, this book allows readers to peer over the shoulders and into the notebooks of a dozen eminent field workers, to study firsthand their observational methods, materials, and fleeting impressions
Giant pandas by John Bonnett Wexo( Book )

5 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in English and held by 664 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the physical characteristics, habits, and natural environment of giant pandas
Mountain monarchs : wild sheep and goats of the Himalaya by George B Schaller( Book )

15 editions published between 1977 and 1989 in English and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The himalayan region; Taxonomy; Distribucion; Physical attributes; Population dynamics; Notes on the habits of several predators; Maintenance acvities; Herd dynamics; Agressive behaviour; Courtship behaviour; Mother-young relations; The relation of social behavior to ecology in the caprinae
Giant pandas in the wild : saving an endangered species by Zhi Lü( Book )

6 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers an exploration into the giant panda's unique life in the wild, considering the many problems facing the species, the international efforts to conserve its natural habitat, and its complex life cycle
Tibet wild : a naturalist's journeys on the roof of the world by George B Schaller( Book )

11 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the author's account of three decades of exploration in the most remote stretches of Tibet: the wide, sweeping rangelands of the Chang Tang and the hidden canyons and plunging ravines of the southeastern forest
Serengeti: a kingdom of predators by George B Schaller( Book )

8 editions published between 1972 and 1976 in English and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gorilla : struggle for survival in the Virungas by Michael Nichols( Book )

5 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story in Nichols' remarkable photographs of the last few hundred members of a nearly extinct species, the mountain gorillas of the Virunga volcanoes, which border Rwanda, Uganda, and Zaire___
The tiger; its life in the wild by George B Schaller( Book )

7 editions published between 1969 and 1971 in English and German and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the characteristics, habits, and behavior of tigers, including sections on food, family life, communication, and myths
Antelopes, deer, and relatives : fossil record, behavioral ecology, systematics, and conservation( Book )

7 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From the era of early cave paintings to the present time, ruminants - deer, antelopes, cattle, buffalo, goats, giraffes, and their relatives - have captured the human imagination. Present on every continent except Australia and Antarctica, they have been more important to human subsistence than any other mammalian group. This book is a discussion of the evolution, biology, relationships, and conservation of this fascinating and ecologically significant group of mammals."--Jacket
Wildlife of the Tibetan steppe by George B Schaller( Book )

11 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and Chinese and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Chang Tang, the vast, remote Tibetan steppe, is one of the most forbidding places on earth. Yet this harsh land is home to a unique assemblage of large mammals, including Tibetan antelope, gazelle, argali sheep, wild ass, wild yak, wolves, snow leopards, and others. Since 1985, George B. Schaller and his Chinese and Tibetan co-workers have surveyed the flora and fauna of the Chang Tang. Their research provides the first detailed look at the natural history of one of the world's least known ecosystems
Tigers forever : saving the world's most endangered big cat by Steve Winter( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Tigers are in trouble, and National Geographic photographer Steve Winter is on a one-man mission to address the plight of this magnificent cat while there's still time. Together with Panthera, the world's largest nonprofit organization dedicated to saving big cats, and its Tigers Initiative, Winter reveals a decade worth of ... images and stories of tigers in their world"--Amazon.com
Wonders of lions by George B Schaller( Book )

3 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the characteristics and habits of the lions living in Serengeti National Park and their interrelationship with other wildlife there
 
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The last panda
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The last pandaThe year of the gorillaThe deer and the tiger; a study of wildlife in IndiaThe Giant pandas of WolongField notes on science & natureGiant pandasGiant pandas in the wild : saving an endangered speciesGorilla : struggle for survival in the Virungas
Alternative Names
George Schaller Amerikaans natuurwetenschapper

George Schaller naturalista statunitense

George Schaller US-amerikanischer Zoologe, Naturforscher und Umweltschützer

Šaleris Džordžas B.

Schaller George

Schaller, George 1933-

Schaller, George Beals 1933-

Shaller, Dzhordzh B.

Джордж Шаллер

Шаллер, Джордж

Шаллер Джордж Б.

جورج شالر

シャラー, G

シャラー, ジョージ・B

ジョージ・シャラー

乔治·夏勒

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