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Grupper, Jonathan

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Most widely held works by Jonathan Grupper
Islam, empire of faith by Robert Gardner( Visual )

31 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 3,393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents the rise and growth of Islam throughout the world, from the birth of Prophet Muhammad in the 6th century through the peak of the Ottoman Empire 1000 years later. Discusses the impact of Islamic civilization on world history and culture
Swinging safari( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 850 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the Serengeti Desert to the Kalahari Plain, experience the amazing ways that animals like cheetahs, crocodiles, rhinos and elephants survive. It's the wild spirit of African animals captured by the world's finest filmmakers - plus exciting music videos too. Narrated by Dudley Moore. Intended for children ages 4-10. Bushbabies (Galago) are shown capturing a moth for food, eating tree gum, leaping between trees, carrying baby in mouth, and climbing. Chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes) are shown vocalizing, grooming, sleeping in nest, termite fishing (tool use), and cracking nuts with stone hammers. Their social behavior is examined, showing aggressive and positive social behavior. The black and white colobus (C. abyssinicus) is seen feeding, leaping through trees, and calling alarm vocalizations. Aunting is shown as one female takes an infant from another. Seen briefly are the gorilla and baboon (Papio). Other animals shown are the lion, zebra, meerkat, rhino and elephant
Destination--rain forest by Jonathan Grupper( Book )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 844 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the unique environment of and the varied animal and plant life found in the world's tropical rain forests
Totally tropical rain forest by National Geographic Society (U.S.)( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 817 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Take a totally tropical trip to the rain forest and meet spotted jaguars, colorful poison-arrow frogs, slow-moving sloths, and loud-mouthed howler monkeys
Deep sea dive by National Geographic Society (U.S.)( Visual )

7 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in English and held by 763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dive into fun and explore the world's oceans from surface to seafloor. Come face to face with great whales, friendly dolphins, scary sharks, and all the ocean's amazing treasures
Swinging safari( Visual )

6 editions published between 1994 and 1999 in English and held by 595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Come along on a wild African safari with Spin, National Geographic's animated globe-on-the-go. From the Serengeti Plain to the Kalahari Desert, experience the amazing ways that animals like cheetahs, crocodiles, rhinos, and elephants survive
Barbarians( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explore the origins of the Huns, Goths, Vikings, and Mongols. Shot on location featuring interviews, reenactments and narrated by Clancy Brown, this brings to life the powerful leaders, and drive that kept empires in terror for centuries
Destination Australia by Jonathan Grupper( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the characteristics of some of Australia's unusual animals, including the kangaroo, numbat, Perentie lizard, echidna, and lyrebird
Destination--deep sea by Jonathan Grupper( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics, behavior, and habitat of various sea creatures, from familiar crabs to giant whales to tube worms
Monster of the Milky Way( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Astronomers and astrophysicists discuss a supermassive black hole that has been discovered in the Milky Way galaxy
Destination, polar regions by Jonathan Grupper( Book )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the unique environment of the world's polar regions and the plant and animal life that survives there
Destination--Rocky Mountains by Jonathan Grupper( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explore the Rocky Mountains by raft, four-wheel drive, and on foot
Wonders down under( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Join Spin, National Geographic's animated globe-on-the-go, as he explores the animals of Australia
Wonders down under( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Travel with "Spin", National Geographic's animated globe-on-the-go, to the land "down under" and learn why the animals of Australia are so unusual
Lost treasures of Tibet( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Join the race against time as art and restoration experts mix history, science and politics in a complicated and daunting mission to preserve Mustang's religious works of art
From conception to birth( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the miracle of conception to the wonder of birth, this is an inside view of our most fascinating journey. The development of a human life within a woman's body is revealed from the incredible first moments of cell division through the baby's growth over the next nine months
Is there life on Mars?( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This videodisc showcases the latest scientific revelations from a planet, once alien, now poised to reveal provocative new clues in the tantalizing quest to plumb its past for signs of water and, perhaps, even life
Africa's animal oasis by National Geographic( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tanzania's Ngorongoro Crater provides favorable conditions for African flora and wildlife. The dazzling concentration of animals such as wildebeest, zebras, flamingoes, elephants, and rhinos who flourish from the crater's bounty are a predator's dream
Mysteries of deep space( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2016 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This series of three one-hour programs dives into the vastness of space as it presents the boldest new achievements of modern astronomy, joining astronomers as they probe the limits of the observable universe and peer into the violent world of black holes and supernovas. Combining live-action sequences, state-of-the-art computer animation and spectacular high-resolution images from the Hubble Space Telescope, the series provides viewers with a stunning new perspective on the universe
 
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Alternative Names
Grupper, Johnathon

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Totally tropical rain forestDeep sea diveDestination AustraliaDestination--deep seaDestination, polar regionsDestination--Rocky MountainsWonders down underLost treasures of Tibet