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Michael Allaby

Författare till How the Weather Works (How It Works)

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Om författaren

Michael Allaby resides in Tighnabruaich, Scotland.

Serier

Verk av Michael Allaby

Planet earth (1993) 132 exemplar
The Environment (How It Works) (1996) 123 exemplar
DK Guide to Weather (2000) 77 exemplar
Oxford Reference Encyclopedia (2003) — Redaktör — 56 exemplar
Deserts (Biomes of the Earth) (1999) 35 exemplar
The Greening of Mars (1984) 32 exemplar
Visual Encyclopedia of Earth (2008) 27 exemplar
Droughts (1998) 24 exemplar
Makers of Science: 5-Volume Set (2002) — Redaktör — 23 exemplar
Hurricanes (1997) 22 exemplar
Blizzards (1997) 21 exemplar
The Survival Handbook (1975) 21 exemplar
Green Facts (1989) 20 exemplar
Earth: A Visual Guide (2008) 19 exemplar
Animal artisans (1982) 18 exemplar
Floods (1998) 16 exemplar
A Chronology of Weather (1998) 15 exemplar
Guide to Gaia (1989) 14 exemplar
Biomes of the World (1999) 14 exemplar
Facing the Future (1995) 13 exemplar
Jorden (2004) 10 exemplar
Fog, Smog, and Poisoned Rain (2003) 8 exemplar
A Change in the Weather (2004) 7 exemplar
Your Cat's First Year (1609) 6 exemplar
Makers of Science, v. 1 — Redaktör — 4 exemplar
Year in the Life of a Field (1981) 4 exemplar
Makers of Science, v. 2 — Redaktör — 3 exemplar
Makers of Science, v. 3 — Redaktör — 3 exemplar
Ecology Facts (1986) 3 exemplar
Hét boek over het weer (2000) 3 exemplar
Makers of Science, v. 4 — Redaktör — 2 exemplar
The curious cat (1982) 2 exemplar
Makers of Science, v. 5 — Redaktör — 2 exemplar
Maa entsüklopeedia (2009) 1 exemplar
World Food Resources (1977) 1 exemplar
Bolygónk, a Föld (1997) 1 exemplar
Dangerous Weather Set (2004) 1 exemplar
Biomes of the Earth (2006) 1 exemplar

Associerade verk

Fragile Earth: Views of a Changing World (2006) — Bidragsgivare — 72 exemplar
South Downs Way (1990) — editor, vissa utgåvor44 exemplar
Environmental Handbook (1971) — Bidragsgivare — 19 exemplar
OZ 41 (1972) — Bidragsgivare — 2 exemplar

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Namn enligt folkbokföringen
Allaby, John Michael
Födelsedag
1933-09-18
Kön
male
Nationalitet
UK
Födelseort
Derby, England, UK
Bostadsorter
Argyll, Scotland, UK
Yrken
police cadet
actor
editor
writer
pilot
Relationer
Allaby, Ailsa (wife)
Organisationer
Royal Air Force

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Recensioner

This new fourth edition has been completely revised and updated, covering all aspects in the field of plant sciences including biochemistry, plant physiology, cytology, ecology, genetics, evolution, biogeography, earth history, and earth sciences. Over 500 new entries, including Rosales, physical dormancy, menthol, and codeine, enhance the dictionary's coverage of botanical terms, key drugs and medicines derived from plants, and plant orders, families, and genera. It also explains many ecological terms, and expands beyond plants to describe fungi and bacteria and how they affect plants. Numerous appendices include Plant Classification and SI Units, with new timelines showing important moments in plant evolution. For ease of use, vernacular plant names have been transferred to an appendix, fully cross-referenced to the A to Z entries. The dictionary's dedicated companion website points to recommended web links and additional resources. The most up-to-date dictionary available on...… (mer)
 
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paswell | 1 annan recension | Sep 3, 2022 |
This book is full of both information and fun. Plants use a wide variety of methods to reproduce, and interact with various animals in the process. Although the 'sex' metaphors are sometimes forced, they still help to keep things interesting.

A lot of the humour in this is language based. I read this in German, and Annika Genning has done an amazing job of making it all still make sense.
 
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MarthaJeanne | Jun 2, 2017 |

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Statistik

Verk
127
Även av
5
Medlemmar
2,164
Popularitet
#11,871
Betyg
3.9
Recensioner
12
ISBN
315
Språk
14
Favoritmärkt
1

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