WorldCat Identities

Burnie, David

Overview
Works: 611 works in 1,682 publications in 13 languages and 55,558 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Guidebooks  Encyclopedias  Pictorial works  Illustrated works  Dictionaries  Informational works 
Roles: Author, Creator, Editor, coo, Expert
Classifications: QL676.2, 598
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Most widely held works by David Burnie
Plant by David Burnie( Book )

45 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 3,732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of full-color 3-D models, maps, fact boxes, and photographs that describe the world of plants including the germination of seeds, plant defenses, and uses of plants
Animal by David Burnie( Book )

47 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 3,078 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

22 editions published between 1988 and 2000 in 4 languages and held by 2,698 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
Light by David Burnie( Book )

26 editions published between 1992 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 2,402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to the origins, principles, and historical study of light
Life by David Burnie( Book )

14 editions published between 1994 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 1,746 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

18 editions published between 1991 and 1999 in 4 languages and held by 1,743 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
Bird by David Burnie( Book )

12 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and French and held by 1,469 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
Birds by Jill Bailey( Book )

15 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in English and Japanese and held by 1,295 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
Bird : the definitive visual guide by National Audubon Society( Book )

14 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and French and held by 1,251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This visual guide to every bird order and family profiles more than 1,500 species, photographed in their native environment by photographers around the globe. Authoritative, comprehensive, and completely up to date, this reference volume of the world's birds illustrates the full range of birds, bird behavior, and bird-watching locations organized in taxonomic order with detailed introductions to every bird order. Features special double-pages on the most spectacular birds and an audio CD of bird songs and calls
Mammals by David Burnie( Book )

19 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how to watch and understand mammals
Flowers by David Burnie( Book )

17 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 1,098 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics and life cycles of flowers and examines kinds of garden flowers, woodland flowers, desert flowers, and others
Endangered planet by David Burnie( Book )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 999 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
Bug hunter by David Burnie( Book )

12 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 978 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

8 editions published between 1993 and 1997 in English and held by 880 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to shells, tide pools, and dunes
Bird watcher by David Burnie( Book )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and held by 866 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hands-on guide to the world of birds with more than 30 fun activities to do concerning nature study
The Kingfisher illustrated animal encyclopedia by David Burnie( Book )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 797 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated encyclopedia describing the physical characteristics, behavior, and habitats of a variety of animals
Predator by David Burnie( Book )

5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 780 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
The concise encyclopedia of the human body by David Burnie( Book )

15 editions published between 1995 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A detailed, well-illustrated guide to the major systems, functions, and structures of the human body
How animals work by David Burnie( Book )

7 editions published in 2010 in English and French and held by 754 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
Mammal by Jen Green( Book )

5 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the world of mammals, including their anatomy, where they live, what they eat, and how they communicate
 
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Alternative Names
Bērnijs, Deivids

Burnie, David Andrew

Burnie, David Andrew 1955-

Dēwit Bœ̄nī

Берни, Дэвид

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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