WorldCat Identities

Baines, John D.

Overview
Works: 54 works in 159 publications in 6 languages and 5,834 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Encyclopedias 
Roles: Author
Classifications: TD195.44, 363.7392
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John D Baines
Acid rain by John D Baines( Book )

10 editions published between 1989 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 733 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the vast contamination of forests and lakes throughout the world by the acidity in the rainfall
Conserving the atmosphere by John D Baines( Book )

13 editions published between 1988 and 1991 in 4 languages and held by 669 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the problems confronting the Earth's atmosphere, fossil fuels and their effects, the effect of chemicals on the ozone layer, radioactivity, and other forms of pollution and what can be done to stop the destruction of the atmosphere
Japan by John D Baines( Book )

8 editions published between 1992 and 1998 in English and Danish and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the landscape, climate, natural resources, population, daily life, and government of Japan
Protecting the oceans by John D Baines( Book )

12 editions published between 1980 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the importance of the oceans, the sources and effects of their pollution and misuse, and ways to protect them
The encyclopedia of world geography by Philip Gardner( Book )

10 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents profiles of each of the world's 193 countries, discussing issues of geography, society, and economy, and including flag illustrations, key statistics, feature essays, and maps. Grouped by region
Keeping the air clean by John D Baines( Book )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and Arabic and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the phenomenon of air pollution and discusses the importance of preserving clean air
Antarctica by John D Baines( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the geography, wildlife, resources, conservation, and potential development of the roughly circular continent that surrounds the South Pole
The United States by John D Baines( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the landscape, climate, weather, population, culture, and industries of the United States
Environmental disasters by John D Baines( Book )

3 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of environmental disasters, including both natural and man-made
Water by John D Baines( Book )

5 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the properties of water, how it is used, and how it can be kept clean
The USA by John D Baines( Book )

10 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in English and Danish and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides a comprehensive range of facts and figures about the United States, covering topics such as landscape, resources, population, daily life, law, food, industry, transport and the environment
Food and farming by John D Baines( Book )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Presents a global look at how food is traded between countries, including rules that affect trade and how those rules impact people, the environment, and the economy"--Provided by publisher
Exploring humans and the environment by John D Baines( Book )

3 editions published between 1991 and 2000 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines various aspects of our relationship with the environment, including the need for raw materials, the impact of farming, and waste disposal issues. Includes activities and discussion questions
The environment by John D Baines( Book )

5 editions published between 1973 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Atmosphere by John D Baines( Book )

3 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the importance of the atmosphere and what it is comprised of. Looks at the problems confronting the the atmosphere from pollutants and examines possible strategies to stop the destruction of the atmosphere
This fragile earth by John D Baines( Book )

4 editions published between 1991 and 1994 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Food for life by John Baines( Book )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Food for Life looks at the issues surrounding food and farming, both now and in the future. Discover what sustainable farming means and what you can do to reduce wasted food and to eat-and live-more sustainably
World resources by John D Baines( Book )

5 editions published between 1991 and 1994 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oceans by John D Baines( Book )

2 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oceans and pollution - Mining in the oceans - Fishing - Safe areas for nature - Protecting the oceans
Coasts by John Baines( Book )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes different types of coasts, the animals and plants they support, the resources they provide for humans, how they are endangered, and how they can be protected. Includes case studies and activities
 
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Alternative Names
Baines, John

Baines, John 1943-

Baines John D.

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JapanThe encyclopedia of world geographyKeeping the air cleanAntarcticaThe United StatesEnvironmental disastersThe USAFood and farming