David Burnie





David Burnie

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November 17, 1955

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David Andrew Burnie is an accomplished zoologist who was a nature reserve ranger before becoming a natural history author and editor. A prolific writer of many books, including several on dinosaurs, he has seen many of his titles win educational awards and science prizes. His titles for Kingfisher include Kingfisher Knowledge: Endangered Planet and The Kingfisher Illustrated Dinosaur Encyclopedia, which was nominated for the Aventis Prize for Science Books in 2002.


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Get a Grip on Evolution
3.75 of 5 stars 3.75 avg rating — 44 ratings — published 2000 — 4 editions
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Tree (Eyewitness Books)
3.98 of 5 stars 3.98 avg rating — 48 ratings — published 1960 — 11 editions
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The Kingfisher Illustrated ...
4.5 of 5 stars 4.50 avg rating — 22 ratings — published 2000
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Bird
3.68 of 5 stars 3.68 avg rating — 41 ratings — published 1960 — 21 editions
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How Nature Works
4.47 of 5 stars 4.47 avg rating — 19 ratings — published 1991 — 3 editions
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How Animals Work
4.38 of 5 stars 4.38 avg rating — 16 ratings — published 2010 — 3 editions
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The Animal Book: A Visual E...
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4.56 of 5 stars 4.56 avg rating — 16 ratings — published 2013 — 2 editions
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Plant
4.23 of 5 stars 4.23 avg rating — 35 ratings — published 1960 — 17 editions
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Light
4.27 of 5 stars 4.27 avg rating — 15 ratings — published 1999 — 8 editions
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