WorldCat Identities

Taylor, Barbara 1954-

Overview
Works: 589 works in 1,829 publications in 10 languages and 62,729 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Miscellanea  Picture books  FAQs  Maps  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Contributor, Expert, Other, Editor, Collaborator, Collector
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Most widely held works by Barbara Taylor
Arctic & Antarctic by Barbara Taylor( Book )

32 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

24 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 1,264 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
I wonder why soap makes bubbles and other questions about science by Barbara Taylor( Book )

36 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Questions and answers to various science areas including "What makes bathroom mirrors fog up?" and "Why do rainbows happen?"
Oceans by Andrew Haslam( Book )

18 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in English and French and held by 1,091 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 )

22 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,071 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
Pond life by Frank Greenaway( Book )

15 editions published between 1992 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 1,016 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 )

11 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in English and Japanese and held by 1,003 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
Desert life by Frank Greenaway( Book )

17 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and Chinese and held by 999 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the variety of life found in the desert, including the Greek tortoise, desert scorpion, and jewel wasp
River life by Frank Greenaway( Book )

10 editions published between 1992 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 913 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

10 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and held by 893 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 )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and Korean and held by 884 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 866 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Experiments using common household items illustrate the principles of sound, electricity and magnets, weather, and simple chemistry
Weather by Andrew Haslam( Book )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and Dutch and held by 844 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 )

11 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 823 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 )

21 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 812 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This exciting series provides a practical, hands-on approach to geography. Safe, easy-to-do experiments and activities add an extra dimension to each subject. These books are ideal for inquisitive young readers who have developed an interest in the world around them. Discover how the globe is turned into a flat map and learn how to design your own secret map
Insects by Barbara Taylor( Book )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 770 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

15 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and held by 758 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
Electricity and magnets by Terry Cash( Book )

13 editions published between 1989 and 1998 in English and held by 750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the discovery of electricity, how it is generated, and the links between electricity and magnetism. Includes instructions for experiments
Incredible plants by Barbara Taylor( Book )

9 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and Spanish and held by 742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes in words and exposes through close-up photographs the amazing anatomy of a variety of plants
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Arctic & Antarctic
Alternative Names
Taylor, B.

Taylor B. 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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Rain forestI wonder why soap makes bubbles and other questions about scienceOceansApes and monkeysPond lifeCoral reefDesert lifeRiver life