WorldCat Identities

Lewington, Anna

Overview
Works: 32 works in 127 publications in 7 languages and 5,787 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Pictorial works  Maps  Popular works  Children's maps  History 
Roles: Author
Classifications: SB107, 581.61
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Anna Lewington
Plants for people by Anna Lewington( Book )

30 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and Japanese and held by 1,231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the plant-derived materials that are found in everything from car tires to toothpaste, and looks at the uses native people make of plants
Atlas of rain forests : Anna Lewington by Anna Lewington( )

9 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and held by 746 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores rainforests in different areas of the world, and looks at the unique peoples, animals, and plants that populate them
Ancient trees : trees that live for 1000 years by Anna Lewington( Book )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 704 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Celebrates some of the oldest living trees on earth, from the redwoods in California to the banyan trees in China
Antonio's rain forest by Anna Lewington( Book )

5 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in English and held by 662 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy describes his home in the Brazilian rainforest. Includes information on the discovery, manufacture, and uses of rubber
Rain forest Amerindians by Anna Lewington( Book )

11 editions published between 1992 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the Amerindians and their continuing struggle to preserve their way of life and maintain their cultural identity in the modern world
What do we know about the Amazonian Indians? by Anna Lewington( Book )

10 editions published between 1993 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Answers questions about the indigenous people of Amazon region, their religion, language, customs, and culture, in words and pictures
People of the rain forests by Anna Lewington( Book )

3 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the geography, plant and animal life, mineral resources, destruction, and environmental protection of the world's rain forests and how people live in this ecosystem
Brazil by Anna Lewington( Book )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2000 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at how Brazil is coping with the challenges of economic development. Provides background on climate, settlement, and development since the colonial era, and then focuses on the five main regions and their specific populations, social conditions, and economies. Suggested level: intermediate, junior secondary
Mexico by Anna Lewington( Book )

4 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in Danish and English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the geography, peoples, history, and economy of the different regions of Mexico
Ancient trees : trees that live for a thousand years by Edward Parker( Book )

8 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Celebrates some of the oldest living trees on Earth, from the redwoods in California to the banyan trees in China
What do we know about Amazonian Indians? by Anna Lewington( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A review of the importation of medicinal plants and plant extracts into Europe by Anna Lewington( Book )

5 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eeuwenoude bomen : bomen die 1000 jaar leven by Anna Lewington( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in Dutch and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arbres millénaires : ces arbres qui nous fascinent ... by Anna Lewington( Book )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in French and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ce livre magnifiquement illustré présente 25 espèces d'arbres anciens: taille, âge, importance religieuse, culturelle et historique, mythes et légendes les concernant, statut de conservation, etc. [SDM]
Alte Bäume : Naturdenkmäler aus aller Welt by Anna Lewington( Book )

3 editions published in 2000 in German and Undetermined and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unsere ältesten Bäume : Naturdenkmäler aus aller Welt( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in German and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trees that live for 1000 years by Anna Lewington( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This illustrated account of ancient trees of the world explores their spiritual and religious significance and relationship to man over the past 1000 years. It features living examples of trees at least 1000 years old
Rough science( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Two physicists, a botanist, a biologist, and a chemist are transported to an isolated island where they must work together to solve a series of challenges. Removed from their laboratories full of high-tech instruments and extensive supplies, they must rely on their collective knowledge, ingenuity and cooperation to accomplish their goals. They are given three days to complete their tasks and, with the exception of a rudimentary tool kit, must use only indigenous materials to do so. The series shows the underlying principles that the scientists draw from in order to solve the challenges." In Mediterrean mystery, the scientists must work out their exact latitude and longitude, manufacture an insect repellent from scratch, and improvise a radio from an old saucepan. In Simmering shutterbugs, can our scientists improvise a low tech camera and film, make a compass, and dye a flag. In Power supplies, 2 scientists go head to head in a race to generate power, while 2 others set about building a pharmacy. In Sustenance and sayonara, the scientists use their skills to put food on the table, and to make soap and toothpaste
Brasilien by Anna Lewington( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in Danish and Swedish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Regnskovens indianere by Anna Lewington( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in Danish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Plants for people
Alternative Names
ルウィントン, アンナ

レウィントン, アンナ

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Atlas of rain forests : Anna LewingtonAncient trees : trees that live for 1000 yearsAntonio's rain forestRain forest AmerindiansWhat do we know about the Amazonian Indians?People of the rain forestsBrazilMexico