WorldCat Identities

Baines, John D.

Overview
Works: 52 works in 151 publications in 6 languages and 5,781 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 741 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 676 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 583 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 526 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 Phillip Gardner( Book )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 430 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 )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and Arabic and held by 422 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 413 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 327 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 239 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 204 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 178 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 128 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
Atmosphere by John D Baines( Book )

3 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 105 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 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Food for life by John Baines( Book )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 98 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 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oceans by John D Baines( Book )

2 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 78 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 57 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
Conservation and development by John D Baines( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Baines, John

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