WorldCat Identities

Taylor, Barbara 1954-

Overview
Works: 542 works in 1,509 publications in 12 languages and 62,546 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Miscellanea  Pictorial works  Encyclopedias 
Roles: Author, Editor, Contributor, Other
Classifications: QL104, 591.929
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Barbara Taylor
Arctic & Antarctic by Barbara Taylor( Book )

19 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the polar regions and flora and fauna that survive in these hostile conditions
Rain forest by Frank Greenaway( Book )

22 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 1,332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the variety of life found in a rain forest, including the flying gecko, poison dart frog, and curly-haired tarantula
Oceans by Andrew Haslam( Book )

16 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and French and held by 1,180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the characteristics of oceans and the forces and principles which act upon them, demonstrating with experiments and models
Apes and monkeys by Barbara Taylor( Book )

18 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,097 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through an examination of both the ape and the monkey, the difference between these two creatures, the manner in which they live in their own part of the world, and their connection to the human race is explored. Apes and Monkeys is a fascinating introduction to our nearest animal relatives. Young readers will enjoy meeting chattering chimps and curious colobus monkeys, as well as learning about the remarkable things apes and monkeys do. Species from around the world are introduced by continent, and the differences between apes and monkeys are clearly explained
Desert life by Frank Greenaway( Book )

21 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 1,094 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the variety of life found in the desert, including the Greek tortoise, desert scorpion, and jewel wasp
I wonder why soap makes bubbles and other questions about science by Barbara Taylor( Book )

23 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,086 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Questions and answers to various science areas including "What makes bathroom mirrors fog up?" and "Why do rainbows happen?"
Pond life by Frank Greenaway( Book )

15 editions published between 1992 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 1,083 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the variety of life found in ponds, including the common newt, stickleback, and great diving beetle. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Coral reef by Jane Burton( Book )

10 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in English and Japanese and held by 1,066 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the variety of life found on coral reefs, including the seahorse, hermit crab, and sea slug. Natural habitats grow larger than life through magnificent, specially commissioned photographs, accompanied by clear text and fascinating captions
I wonder why zippers have teeth and other questions about inventions by Barbara Taylor( Book )

20 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,031 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Answers a wide variety of questions about the invention of common household items
River life by Frank Greenaway( Book )

13 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in 4 languages and held by 992 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines, in text and photographs, the animals and plants that live in and along a river
Insects by Barbara Taylor( Book )

14 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 945 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to insects, including their types, physical characteristics, instincts, life cyles, and food habits
Meadow by Kim Taylor( Book )

8 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and held by 935 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines some of the animals and plants found in meadows, including the crab spider, partridge chicks, and cocksfoot grass
175 more science experiments to amuse and amaze your friends : experiments! tricks! things to make! by Terry Cash( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 931 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Experiments using common household items illustrate the principles of sound, electricity and magnets, weather and simple chemistry
Animal giants by Barbara Taylor( Book )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and Korean and held by 925 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides information on the largest animals of land, air, and sea
Weather by Andrew Haslam( Book )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and Dutch and held by 886 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clarifies the study of the forces and principles involved with weather through the use of models and associated activities
Animal homes by Barbara Taylor( Book )

9 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 877 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the habitats of different animals. Examples include termite towers, wasp nests, nests of mud, cocoons, rotting logs, compost heaps, underground homes and rock pool refuge. Explains how the animals construct their homes and shows the huge variety of building materials they use. Suggested level: primary, intermediate, junior secondary
Weather and climate by Barbara Taylor( Book )

21 editions published between 1986 and 2003 in English and French and held by 844 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to weather and climate, discussing world climates, seasons, violent weather, weather pollution, and the elements of changing weather. Includes instructions for making a weather station
Maps and mapping by Barbara Taylor( Book )

20 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 841 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains what maps are and why they are used, introduces symbols found on maps, and describes how cartographers map the world. Includes related activities. Suggested level: intermediate, junior secondary
Incredible plants by Barbara Taylor( Book )

8 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and Spanish and held by 773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes in words and exposes through close-up photographs the amazing anatomy of a variety of plants
Sound by Terry Cash( Book )

12 editions published between 1989 and 1999 in English and French and held by 737 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the principles of sound and includes instructions for a variety of experiments examining such topics as echoes, acoustics, and the speed of sound
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Arctic & Antarctic
Alternative Names
Taylor, B.

Taylor, Barbara A.

Taylor, Barbara A. 1954-

Taylor Barbara Anne 1954-....

Teilore, Barbara 1954-

باربرا تايلور، 1954-

تيلور، باربارا، 1954-

تيلور، باربرا، 1954-

테일러, 바바라 1954-

테일러, 바버라 1954-

テイラー, バーバラ

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Rain forestOceansApes and monkeysDesert lifeI wonder why soap makes bubbles and other questions about sciencePond lifeCoral reefI wonder why zippers have teeth and other questions about inventions