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Kirshner, David

Overview
Works: 19 works in 77 publications in 6 languages and 4,463 library holdings
Genres: Encyclopedias  Juvenile works  Reference works  Dictionaries  Pictorial works 
Roles: Illustrator, Editor
Classifications: QL640.7, 597.9
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by David Kirshner
Encyclopedia of birds by Joseph Michael Forshaw( Book )

13 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and held by 1,485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A comprehensive illustrated guide by international experts."--Jacket subtitle
Encyclopedia of reptiles & amphibians by Harold G Cogger( Book )

14 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and held by 1,415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Facts and photos of reptiles and amphibians
Bears by Ian Stirling( Book )

7 editions published between 1993 and 2000 in English and German and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the first international survey of bears divided into 3 sections. The first, Evolution and biology, provides an overview of the origins, development, biology, and behavior of bears. The second section, Bears up close, examines each species in detail and reviews the most recent research findings. The final section, Bears and humans, surveys the history of interaction between bears and people and provides advice on how people should behave in bear territory. Considers human attitudes toward bears from the viewpoint of anthropology, art, and literature and evaluates the role of bears in zoos and circuses and their use as sources of food and medicine
Mammals by Carson Creagh( Book )

9 editions published in 1990 in English and Spanish and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the physical structure, metabolism, and life cycle of mammals and discusses how they fit into the food chain
Reptiles and amphibians by Claire Craig( Book )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at reptiles and amphibians on land and in the water to help you spot them before they spot you
Biology and evolution of crocodylians by Gordon C Grigg( Book )

9 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Gordon Grigg's authoritative and accessible text and David Kirshner's stunning interpretive artwork and color photographs combine expertly in this contemporary celebration of crocodiles, alligators, caimans, and gharials. This book showcases the skills and capabilities that allow crocodylians to live how and where they do. It covers the biology and ecology of the extant species, conservation issues, crocodylian-human interaction, and the evolutionary history of the group, and includes a vast amount of new information; 25 percent of 1,100 cited publications have appeared since 2007. Richly ilustrated with more than five hundred color photographs and black-and-white illustrations, this book will benchmark reference work for crocodylian biologists, herpetologists, and vertebrate biologists for years to come." -- Back of book
Dinosaurs by Paul M. A Willis( Book )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in Spanish and English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces dinosaurs, discussing the different categories, what they looked like, what they ate, how we know about them through the study of fossils, and why they may have become extinct
Woodland wildlife by Terence Lindsey( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Revelation of the many insects, birds, and other animals that shelter among the trees in our woodlands
Encyclopedia of reptiles, amphibians and fishes( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Encyclopedia of animals : mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians by Readers Digest( Book )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comprehensive encyclopedia on four major animal groups: mammals, birds, reptiles, and amphibians
Les mammifères( Book )

3 editions published in 1991 in French and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un album qui permettra "d'apprécier la diversité structurelle et écologique des mammifères ainsi que la richesse de leurs comportements". L'illustration, abondante et superbe, comprend des photographies, dessins, diagrammes et cartes
Les poissons( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in French and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les poissons constituent le quatrième et dernier groupe des vertébrés. L'ouvrage est découpé en fonction des différents ordres, chaque ordre étant précédé d'une fiche technique qui résume les caractéristiques des poissons qui le composent
Les oiseaux bien débuter en ornithologie by Guilhem Lesaffre( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in French and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Présente, de façon scientifique mais accessible à un large public, l'univers des oiseaux, leur classification, leur mode de vie
Obratlovci : savci, ptáci, obojživelníci, plazi : encyklopedický průvodce světem zvířat( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in Czech and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ssaki by Josef Reichholf( Book )

2 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in Polish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le grand livre des reptiles et amphibiens( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Enzyklopädie der Tierwelt Säugetiere by Edwin Gould( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Ryby by John R Paxton( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in Polish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Encyclopedia of reptiles, amphibians and fishes( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Encyclopedia of reptiles & amphibians
Languages
English (61)

French (6)

Polish (3)

Spanish (3)

German (2)

Czech (2)

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Encyclopedia of reptiles & amphibiansReptiles and amphibiansEncyclopedia of animals : mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians