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Taylor, L. R. (Leighton R.)

Overview
Works: 44 works in 137 publications in 3 languages and 6,240 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Field guides  Guidebooks  Folklore  Nature films  Wildlife films  Pictorial works  Documentary films  Educational films  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Author, Editor
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Most widely held works by L. R Taylor
Sharks & rays by Timothy C Tricas( Book )

8 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book represents the most up-to-date information and thinking on our understanding of sharks and rays - their highly developed senses and intellect, and their ecology, biology, and behavior
Creeps from the deep by L. R Taylor( Book )

5 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In text and photographs, presents what is known about the deep ocean and the exotic creatures that live there
The Pacific Ocean by L. R Taylor( Book )

8 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In text and photographs, presents some of what is known about the Pacific Ocean, its islands, its people, and its exotic creatures
Sharks and other sea creatures by L. R Taylor( Book )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text, illustrations, and activities present information about sharks and other sea creatures
Jellyfish by L. R Taylor( Book )

3 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the life cycle, habitat, behavior, and physical structure of the soft-bodied sea animal that has no brain or bones
The Caribbean Sea by L. R Taylor( Book )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In text and photographs, presents information about the Caribbean Sea, its location, physical environment, animal life, islands, and mysteries
The Atlantic Ocean by L. R Taylor( Book )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the location, physical environment, life forms, and exploration of the Atlantic Ocean
The Indian Ocean by L. R Taylor( Book )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In text and photographs, presents information about the Indian Ocean, its location, physical environment, animal life, islands, and mysteries
The Red Sea by L. R Taylor( Book )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines various aspects of the Red Sea, including its physical features, sea life, and human inhabitants
The Mediterranean Sea by L. R Taylor( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the geography, plants, animals, and other resources of the Mediterranean Sea
Dolphins by L. R Taylor( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the physical characteristics, behavior, habitat, and life cycle of the dolphin
Octopuses by L. R Taylor( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the anatomy, habitat, life cycle, and behavior of the various species of octopuses in oceans around the world
Aquariums : windows to nature by L. R Taylor( Book )

3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great white sharks by L. R Taylor( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn about these fearsome predators
Sharks of Hawaii : their biology and cultural significance by L. R Taylor( Book )

3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book offers a fascinating look at the species inhabiting waters around the Hawaiian archipelago. By combining modern knowledge of shark biology with details culled from oral tradition, legends, and artifacts, Dr. Taylor provides a scientific account of individual species and sheds light on their role and significance in Hawaiian culture
Anemone fish by L. R Taylor( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the characteristics and behavior of anemone fish
Whales by David Clark( Visual )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Experience close-up encounters with the blue whale and follow humpbacks, right whales, orcas and dolphins
Sharks( Book )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Come take a swim with sharks, the most feared and fascinating of ocean creatures. Learn how these mysterious sea beasts survive - whether they're mighty great whites plunging after prey or shy nurse sharks lurking on the sea floor" -- back cover
Under the sea : weird & wonderful creatures from the deep by Youji Ohkata( Book )

3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Guide to sharks & rays by Timothy C Tricas( Book )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Encourages a better understanding of these creatures, a chance to get closer to their real-life world, be it on a dive in their natural habitat or a visit to an aquarium
 
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Sharks & rays
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Creeps from the deepThe Pacific OceanSharks and other sea creaturesJellyfishThe Caribbean SeaThe Atlantic OceanThe Indian OceanThe Red Sea
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Taylor, L. R.

Taylor, Leighton.

Taylor, Leighton R.

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