WorldCat Identities

Martin, James 1950-

Overview
Works: 31 works in 92 publications in 2 languages and 7,194 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Pictorial works  Handbooks and manuals 
Roles: Author
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about James Martin
 
Most widely held works by James Martin
Tentacles : the amazing world of octopus, squid, and their relatives by James Martin( Book )

3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 754 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the defense mechanisms, reproduction, and other characteristics of such cephalopods as the octopus, squid, nautilus, and cuttlefish
Chameleons : dragons in the trees by James Martin( Book )

3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 728 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and photographs introducing the behavior, African habitat, physical adaptations, endangered status, and other aspects of several species of chameleon
Hiding out : camouflage in the wild by James Martin( Book )

4 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 664 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and photographs explore how animals use camouflage to survive. With photographs of remarkable clarity and an absorbing, informative text, this book displays and describes numerous examples of animals camouflaging themselves
Boa constrictors : and other boas by James Martin( Book )

5 editions published between 1966 and 2002 in English and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics, habitat, and behavior of boa constrictors
Masters of disguise : a natural history of chameleons by James Martin( Book )

4 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses chameleons' classification, anatomy, how they live, eat, mate, and survive against natural and unnatural enemies
Komodo dragons : giant lizards of Indonesia by James Martin( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book introduces the Komodo dragons, the largest lizards in the world
Frogs by James Martin( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics and behavior patterns of different kinds of frogs
Great white sharks : the ocean's most deadly killers by James Martin( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book discusses sharks, especially the great white shark which is the most fearsome hunter in the ocean
The spitting cobras of Africa by James Martin( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book introduces spitting cobras, including the ringhal, the black-necked cobra, and the Mozambique or red spitter
Lemurs and other animals of the Madagascar rain forest by James Martin( Book )

4 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book introduces the lemur and explains his endangered environment
Poisonous lizards : gila monsters and Mexican beaded lizards by James Martin( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book introduces the gila monster and the Mexican beaded lizard
Living fossils : animals that have withstood the test of time by James Martin( Book )

5 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unravels some of the mysteries behind how the animals who were the dinosaurs' neighbors survived
Digital photography outdoors : a field guide for travel and adventure photographers by James Martin( Book )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Extreme alpinism : climbing light, fast & high by Mark Twight( Book )

8 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers character, psychological training, physical training, strength, endurance, nutrition, clothing, gear, wilderness skills, partnering, and bivouacs
North Cascades crest : notes and images from America's Alps by James Martin( Book )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographer/climber James Martin's North Cascades Crest follows an imaginary traverse from the Canadian border south to Glacier Peak, blending natural history and outdoor adventure. The North Cascades comprise one of the most impressive landscapes in the country, with distinctive sharp peaks, pristine alpine lakes, lush meadows, rushing waterfalls, and numerous glaciers. It is this varied and rugged terrain that has earned the range the moniker of "America's Alps." Martin's stunning images capture the spirit and wonder of these mountains, leading readers into a unique wilderness ripe for renewed exploration by climbers, hikers, and armchair adventurers
Photography night sky : a field guide for shooting after dark by Jennifer Wu( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Co-author Jennifer Wu, an elite Canon "Explorer of Light" professional photographer, has become renowned for her ability to capture nighttime phenomena, from quarter-phase moon rises to shooting stars to the ephemeral Milky Way. This new guide reveals her methods and concentrates on photographing four principal subjects: stars as points of light, star trails, the moon, and twilight. These subjects share common photo techniques and considerations, but each also requires a distinct approach. Once captured, your digital images must be finished on the computer; co-author and author of the bestselling Photography: Outdoors, James Martin, delves into the settings and procedures that elevate an image from mundane to striking. This clear and practical guide will help photographers of all levels portray the stunning spectacle of the night sky, preserving those special memories and moments from a life outdoors."--Publisher
Planet ice : a climate for change by James Martin( Book )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Planet Ice" documents the beauty and the power of ice and its unique role in revealing the changing condition of the planet. Pairing striking photography with essays by noted writers, this work illuminates the connection between ice and the well-being of the global community
Photography outdoors : a field guide for travel and adventure photographers by James Martin( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Author photographer James Martin has made significant updates to this third edition of the popular Photography: Outdoors, with an emphasis on bringing your skills up to date with the latest hardware and software. Included is instruction on using Lightroom a new, more powerful, and much easier to use editing tool than Photoshop as well as tips for getting the most from popular software such as Adobe's Creative Suite. Whether your goal is to capture a dramatic climbing photo, a sparkling waterfall image, or the vibrancy of wildlife in a lush setting, Photography: Outdoors, 3rd Edition, will give you the skills you need to be successful
Chameleons by James Martin( Book )

5 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mount Rainier : views and adventures by John Harlin( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Hiding out : camouflage in the wild
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Boa constrictors : and other boasMasters of disguise : a natural history of chameleonsKomodo dragons : giant lizards of IndonesiaFrogsGreat white sharks : the ocean's most deadly killersLemurs and other animals of the Madagascar rain forestPoisonous lizards : gila monsters and Mexican beaded lizardsLiving fossils : animals that have withstood the test of time
Alternative Names
Barry Martin, James 1950-

Martin, James Barry 1950-

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