WorldCat Identities

Taylor, Barbara 1954-

Overview
Works: 586 works in 1,669 publications in 17 languages and 66,450 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Miscellanea  Picture books  Encyclopedias  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Editor, Author of introduction, Contributor, Bibliographic antecedent, Other
Classifications: QL104, 591.929
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Barbara Taylor
Arctic & Antarctic by Barbara Taylor( Book )
31 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,930 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the polar regions and flora and fauna that survive in these hostile conditions
Coral reef by Barbara Taylor( Book )
22 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in 6 languages and held by 1,217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the variety of life found on coral reefs, including the seahorse, hermit crab, and sea slug
Pond life by Frank Greenaway( Book )
27 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in 6 languages and held by 1,213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the variety of life found in ponds, including the common newt, stickleback, and great diving beetle
Rain forest by Frank Greenaway( Book )
8 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and Japanese and held by 1,201 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
Desert life by Frank Greenaway( Book )
19 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 1,149 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 zippers have teeth and other questions about inventions by Barbara Taylor( Book )
38 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 1,140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Answers a wide variety of questions about the invention of common household items
River life by Frank Greenaway( Book )
18 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in 6 languages and held by 1,113 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 )
15 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,089 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An introduction to insects, including their types, physical characteristics, instincts, life cyles, and food habits
Animal giants by Barbara Taylor( Book )
11 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 1,082 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Provides information on the largest animals of land, air, and sea
I wonder why soap makes bubbles and other questions about science by Barbara Taylor( Book )
27 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,072 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Questions and answers to various science areas including "What makes bathroom mirrors fog up?" and "Why do rainbows happen?"
Apes and monkeys by Barbara Taylor( Book )
12 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 1,045 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
Meadow by Kim Taylor( Book )
18 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in 5 languages and held by 1,040 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the plants and animals that live in meadows
Animal homes by Barbara Taylor( Book )
24 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 1,002 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A variety of animal homes, including those of ants, termites, birds and small mammals, are depicted in this book. Beautiful pictures are embellished with interesting and accurate information about each featured animal
175 more science experiments to amuse and amaze your friends : experiments! tricks! things to make! by Terry Cash( Book )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 956 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Experiments using common household items illustrate the principles of sound, electricity and magnets, weather, and simple chemistry
Oceans by Andrew Haslam( Book )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 947 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explains the characteristics of oceans and the forces and principles which act upon them, demonstrating with experiments and models
Weather by Andrew Haslam( Book )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 896 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Clarifies the study of the forces and principles involved with weather through the use of models and associated activities
Weather and climate by Barbara Taylor( Book )
17 editions published between 1986 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 870 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 )
13 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and Arabic and held by 829 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
Incredible plants by Barbara Taylor( Book )
6 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 793 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes in words and exposes through close-up photographs the amazing anatomy of a variety of plants
The bird atlas by Barbara Taylor( Book )
12 editions published between 1993 and 1998 in 7 languages and held by 779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the physical characteristics and habitats of birds around the world
 
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Audience level: 0.06 (from 0.01 for Apes and m ... to 0.07 for Arctic & A ...)
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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-
テイラー, バーバラ
Languages
English (193)
French (37)
Spanish (31)
Chinese (18)
Dutch (12)
Italian (9)
German (7)
Arabic (5)
Japanese (3)
Slovenian (2)
Russian (2)
Korean (2)
Persian (1)
Greek, Modern (1)
Hebrew (1)
Galician (1)
Czech (1)
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