WorldCat Identities

Ring, Elizabeth 1920-

Overview
Works: 34 works in 70 publications in 2 languages and 7,020 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Biography 
Roles: Author
Classifications: HV8025, 636.70886
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Elizabeth Ring
What rot! : nature's mighty recycler by Elizabeth Ring( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and photos show how rot and all the tiny organisms that cause it maintain the cycle of life
Assistance dogs : in special service by Elizabeth Ring( Book )

2 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in Undetermined and English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the work of dogs that are specially trained to assist blind, deaf, or disabled people
Search-and-rescue dogs : expert trackers and trailers by Elizabeth Ring( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dogs of all breeds (and mixed breeds) can be trained to be SAR dogs. This book describes these nose-to-the-ground rescue workers and the organizations that direct their work
Ranch and farm dogs : herders and guards by Elizabeth Ring( Book )

3 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Highlights Border collies, Welsh corgis, and Great Pyrenees sheepdogs and describes their characteristics, training, and typical days at work and play
Night flier by Elizabeth Ring( Book )

3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lyrical text and exceptional close-up photographs combine to create a unique presentation of the life cycle of the cecropia moth. Additional facts about these moths are presented in a special reference section at the end
Detector dogs : hot on the scent by Elizabeth Ring( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the many ways dogs use their keen sense of smell to help law enforcement personnel in all kinds of detective work
Lucky mouse by Elizabeth Ring( Book )

3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An orphaned deer mouse if found by children, placed in the nest of a white-footed mouse, and raised as part of the white-footed mouse family
Companion dogs : more than best friends by Elizabeth Ring( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes training for companion dogs and therapeutic dogs, including some dogs which have performed heroic rescues
Henry David Thoreau : in step with nature by Elizabeth Ring( Book )

4 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the life, thinking, and work of the New England philosopher and nature writer
Sled dogs : arctic athletes by Elizabeth Ring( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the various breeds of Arctic dogs, and their demanding training for the high-endurance sport of dogsled racing
Performing dogs : stars of stage, screen, and television by Elizabeth Ring( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book takes the reader behind the scenes for a look at our most famous canine performers and their trainers
Monarch Butterfly of Aster Way by Elizabeth Ring( Book )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A monarch butterfly emerges from its chrysalis and makes its way across the United States to the mountains of Mexico where it will spend the winter
Rachel Carson : caring for the earth by Elizabeth Ring( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the biologist focusing on her childhood in Pennsylvania, her growing interest as an adult in environmental concerns, and the importance of her book "Silent Spring" in exposing the environmental harm done by pesticides
Patrol dogs : keeping the peace by Elizabeth Ring( Book )

3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reveals how K-9 teams work and how dogs are selected and trained to perform police work
Tiger lilies and other beastly plants by Elizabeth Ring( Book )

2 editions published between 1984 and 1996 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes several plants that remind us in some way of animals, including the foxglove, pussy willow, skunk cabbage, and snapdragon
Loon at Northwood Lake by Elizabeth Ring( Book )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Loon and his mate protect their chicks from curious people, egg-hunting eagles and hawks, and ferocious pike throughout a summer at Northwood Lake
Some stuff by Elizabeth Ring( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A new neighbor comes over to play and a young girl almost overwhelms him when she shows him all her stuff
Monarch Butterfly of Aster Way by Elizabeth Ring( Recording )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Monarch Butterfly spreads her wings for the first time in the backyard behind the white house on Aster Way. She sips nectar from a few flowers then takes off, flying hundreds of miles across the United States and down Mexico where she will rest for the winter time
Wetlands by Elizabeth Ring( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents information on the animals, plants, and general characteristics of wetlands, also known as marshes or swamps
Grasslands by Elizabeth Ring( Book )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the grasslands and the types of animals that live there
 
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What rot! : nature's mighty recycler
Alternative Names
Hennefrund, Elizabeth 1920-

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Search-and-rescue dogs : expert trackers and trailersRanch and farm dogs : herders and guardsNight flierLucky mouseHenry David Thoreau : in step with naturePerforming dogs : stars of stage, screen, and televisionMonarch Butterfly of Aster WayRachel Carson : caring for the earth