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Burnie, David

Overview
Works: 812 works in 2,153 publications in 10 languages and 59,457 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Literature  Field guides  Illustrated works  Pictorial works  Encyclopedias  Instructional and educational works  Dictionaries  Informational works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Creator, Expert, Contributor, Other, Director, coo, Collaborator
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Most widely held works about David Burnie
 
Most widely held works by David Burnie
Bird by David Burnie( Book )

77 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 5,724 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A photo-essay on the world of birds examining such topics as body construction, feathers and flight, the adaptation of beaks and feet, feeding habits, courtship, nests and eggs, and bird watching
Tree by David Burnie( Book )

41 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 4,036 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the life cycle of a tree, describes its parts, and explores legends and myths about trees
Animal by David Burnie( Book )

52 editions published between 2001 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 3,248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers photographs and information about mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians, fishes, and invertebrates from throughout the world
Light by David Burnie( Book )

29 editions published between 1992 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 2,452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to the origins, principles, and historical study of light. Suggested level: intermediate, secondary
Plant by David Burnie( Book )

7 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 1,906 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A photo essay introduces the world of plants, including the germination of seeds, plant defenses, and uses of plants
How nature works by David Burnie( Book )

18 editions published between 1991 and 1999 in 4 languages and held by 1,628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The second in the Reader's Digest Science series, How Nature Works is designed to open up the world of natural history to children and adults with a practical, hands-on approach to nature that involves the reader in doing experiments in order to learn. All the experiments and demonstrations have been carefully planned and photographed "live" using over 700 full-color photographs. Publication date: September 1st
Life by David Burnie( Book )

14 editions published between 1994 and 2000 in English and Chinese and held by 1,615 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and color illustrations help to answer questions about life
Flowers by David Burnie( Book )

21 editions published between 1992 and 2019 in 3 languages and held by 1,139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Discover the flowers that grow in gardens, woods, grasslands, mountains, and deserts, or along streams and seashores. Find out how long a flower lives, and how it uses its smell as a signal for bees and other insects."-- Back cover
Mammals by David Burnie( Book )

20 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how to watch and understand mammals
Birds by Jill Bailey( Book )

14 editions published between 1992 and 2017 in English and held by 1,096 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics, habitats, and behavior of birds and examines kinds of seashore birds, woodland birds, birds of prey, and others
Seashore by David Burnie( Book )

19 editions published between 1993 and 2017 in English and held by 1,059 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to shells, tide pools, and dunes
Bug hunter by David Burnie( Book )

15 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 1,043 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes what is involved in studying bugs and presents projects and activities for collecting and observing them
Predator by David Burnie( Book )

5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 987 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an illustrated look at the predatory behavior of various animal species, discussing such topics as how animals stalk their prey, the lures and traps they use, and where predators fit in various food chains
Endangered planet by David Burnie( Book )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 910 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Endangered Planet is a timely examination of the state of the earth"s ecosystems. Today, humans influence every natural habitat on the planet. The consequences can be devastating--dozens of species are wiped out each year, coasts and oceans are fouled with oil spills, and grasslands and forests are destroyed to feed the appetite of modern agriculture. Endangered Planet also reveals how renewable energy, recycling, and wildlife protection will play a key role in the survival of Earth
How animals work by David Burnie( Book )

8 editions published in 2010 in English and French and held by 892 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the anatomy of many animal species and explains how their bodies work to help them survive. Covers such animals as birds, butterflies, elephants, crocodiles, and wolves, and includes color photos, illustrations, and diagrams
Bird watcher by David Burnie( Book )

11 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 861 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hands-on guide to the world of birds with more than 30 fun activities to do concerning nature study
Mammal by Jen Green( Book )

10 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and Japanese and held by 848 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the world of mammals, including their anatomy, where they live, what they eat, and how they communicate
The Kingfisher illustrated animal encyclopedia by David Burnie( Book )

4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated encyclopedia describing the physical characteristics, behaviour, and habitats of members of the following animal groups: simple animals, cnidarians, flatworms and roundworms, segmented worms, molluscs, arachnids, crustaceans, centipedes and millipedes, insects, echinoderms, chordates, catilaginous fish, bony fish, amphibians, reptiles, birds, and mammals
Insect by David Burnie( Book )

16 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Takes you into the incredible world of insects, from winged wonders to poisonous bugs
Dictionary of nature by David Burnie( Book )

7 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains over 2,000 key words in biology, biochemistry, botany, zoology, and anatomy
 
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Alternative Names
Berni, Dejvid

Bērnijs, Deivids

Bērnijs, Deivids, 1955-

Burne, David

Burnie, David Andrew

Burnie, David Andrew 1955-

Dēwit Bœ̄nī

Берни, Дэвид

Берни, Дэвид, 1955-

ברני, דוד

بورن، ديفيد، 1955-

ديفيد بورني، 1955-

버니, 데이비드

デヴィッド・バーニー

デビッド・バーニー

バーニー, デイヴィッド

バーニー, デビッド

バーニィ, デヴィッド

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