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Taylor, Barbara 1954-

Overview
Works: 739 works in 2,170 publications in 13 languages and 60,718 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Literature  Trivia and miscellanea  Picture books  FAQs  Puzzles and games  Illustrated works  Maps  Instructional and educational works  Activity books 
Roles: Author, Contributor, Expert, Other, Editor, Collector, Creator, Scientific advisor
Classifications: QL104, 508.311
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Most widely held works about Barbara Taylor
 
Most widely held works by Barbara Taylor
Arctic & Antarctic by Barbara Taylor( Book )

35 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

26 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 1,189 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
Apes and monkeys by Barbara Taylor( Book )

26 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,015 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
Coral reef by Jane Burton( Book )

19 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 979 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the variety of life found on coral reefs, including the seahorse, hermit crab, and sea slug. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Pond life by Frank Greenaway( Book )

21 editions published between 1992 and 1998 in 5 languages and held by 960 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the variety of life found in ponds, including the common newt, stickleback, and great diving beetle
Desert life by Frank Greenaway( Book )

24 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 954 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 )

21 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 925 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

12 editions published between 1992 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 842 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines, in text and photographs, the various animals and plants that live in and along a river
Meadow by Kim Taylor( Book )

14 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 838 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines some of the animals and plants found in meadows, including the crab spider, partridge chicks, and cocksfoot grass
Animal giants by Barbara Taylor( Book )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and Korean and held by 806 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides information on the largest animals of land, air, and sea
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 788 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

13 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to insects, including their types, physical characteristics, instincts, life cyles, and food habits
Oceans by Andrew Haslam( Book )

11 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 765 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 )

10 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and Dutch and held by 763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clarifies the study of the forces and principles involved with weather through the use of models and associated activities
The big book of bugs by Yuval Zommer( Book )

7 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 755 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introductory spreads explain that bugs live nearly everywhere on Earth and give tips on how to become a young bug spotter. The book is divided into key groups of bugs, including beetles, moths, butterflies, bees, snails, crickets, grasshoppers, worms and spiders, all illustrated with scenic compositions. Some spreads approach the world of bugs thematically, such as bugs that come out at night, baby creepy-crawlies and life cycles, how bugs hide and show off and how some bugs love to live in your home
Animal homes by Barbara Taylor( Book )

9 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 744 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
Maps and mapping by Barbara Taylor( Book )

17 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 739 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
I wonder why zippers have teeth and other questions about inventions by Barbara Taylor( Book )

14 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Answers a wide variety of questions about the invention of common household items
The big book of the blue by Yuval Zommer( Book )

2 editions published between 2018 and 2019 in Chinese and English and held by 697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alongside everything the young oceanographer needs to know, Zommer's charming illustrations bring to life some of the slipperiest, scaliest, strangest, and most monstrous underwater animals. The book opens by explaining how different types of animals are able to breathe and survive underwater, and the different families to which they belong. Subsequent pages are dedicated to specific creatures, including sea turtles, whales, sharks, stingrays, and seahorses, and show varied life in specific habitats, such as a coral reef or deep sea bed. The Big Book of the Blue also explores the underwater world thematically, looking at animals in danger, learning how to spot creatures at the beach, and discovering how to do our part to save sea life. Beautiful and filled with fascinating facts, young, curious readers won't be able to tear their eyes away from the page
Weather and climate by Barbara Taylor( Book )

17 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and held by 689 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An introduction to weather and climate, discussing world climates, seasons, violent weather, weather pollution, and the elements of changing weather."--Publisher's description
 
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Alternative Names
Taylor B. 1954-

Taylor, Barbara

Taylor, Barbara 1954-

Taylor, Barbara A.

Taylor, Barbara A. 1954-

Taylor Barbara Anne 1954-....

Teilore, Barbara 1954-

Тейлор Б. А. 1954-

Тэйлор Б. 1954-

Тэйлор Б. А. 1954-

‏טיילור, ברברה.

باربرا تايلور، 1954-

تيلور، باربارا، 1954-

تيلور، باربرا، 1954-

테일러, 바바라 1954-

テイラー, バーバラ

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