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Most widely held works about Reader's Digest Association
Most widely held works by Reader's Digest Association
Reader's Digest North American wildlife ( Book )
6 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in English and held by 2,568 libraries worldwide
This volume is an illustrated guide to 2,000 plants and animals. Every species is presented in full color; this reference contains thousands of identification capsules, range maps, and habitat symbols and a special 32 page guide to wildlife communities. Spanning the land from Florida to Alaska, it embraces field, forest, pond, prairie -- all the natural communities that make our North American flora and fauna so splendidly diverse. This book is really two in one -- both a valuable at-home reference and an extraordinary usable guide to the most common and conspicuous wild plants and animals of our continent. It is specially planned for quick and easy identification.
The World's last mysteries ( Book )
2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 2,426 libraries worldwide
Profusely illustrated text discusses lost cities and civilizations, the pyramids, Stonehenge, Easter Island, and other enduring mysteries of the world.
Through Indian eyes : the untold story of Native American peoples ( Book )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 2,286 libraries worldwide
A fascinating look at our common history as the first Americans experienced it. Lavishly illustrated, with hundreds of photos, paintings, drawings, maps, original illustrations, and rare archival images. The story is amplified by memorable quotations from native people.
Reader's Digest Complete guide to needlework ( Book )
4 editions published between 1979 and 1987 in English and held by 2,271 libraries worldwide
More than twenty-six hundred drawings and photographs and clearly presented directions provide an understanding of the techniques involved in numerous traditional needlework crafts, including embroidery, quilting, applique, macrame, knitting, and rug hooking.
Foods that harm, foods that heal : an A-Z guide to safe and healthy eating ( Book )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 2,102 libraries worldwide
Find the facts you need to know about diet and health in Foods That Harm, Foods That Heal, a comprehensive, common-sense guide to eating healthy and staying healthy. Hundreds of easy-to-find entries in A-Z order give you the information you need on everything from acne and allergies to yogurt and zwieback. In-depth features focus on special concerns like healthful diets for children and adolescents and the nutritional needs of the elderly. Easy-to-read charts detail the benefits of vitamins, minerals, the food guide pyramids, and other basic elements of nutrition. Throughout you'll find inspirational case studies of people whose lives were improved by dietary changes. The book also contains a glossary of nutritional terms and phrases, and a list of organizations that can offer advice about specific ailments.
Mysteries of the ancient Americas : the New World before Columbus ( Book )
2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 1,892 libraries worldwide
This book focuses on some puzzles, who "discovered" America, how and when the first settlers came, who built the New World pyramids, and Lost Cities that have intrigued historians, archaeologists, and laymen over the centuries.
Book of North American birds ( Book )
3 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and held by 1,848 libraries worldwide
Includes 600 birds and location maps, descriptions, and illustrations.
How to do just about anything ( Book )
2 editions published between 1986 and 1988 in English and held by 1,719 libraries worldwide
A money-saving A-to-Z guide tp pver 1,200 practical problems.
Illustrated reverse dictionary : find the words on the tip of your tongue ( Book )
4 editions published between 1990 and 1997 in English and held by 1,684 libraries worldwide
Although akin to a thesaurus, this attractive book is not a dictionary in the true sense, rather it is a combination thesaurus and visual dictionary. Its purpose is to jog users' memories and help them find the right words synonyms, common phrases, antonyms and word association. It groups associated words and phrases under a single access point. Each of he 70,000 words included is defined and related to its access word. Quick reference charts define words for a subject (e.g., deciduous trees, embroidery stitches). Over 400 color illustrations, diagrams, charts and photographs help clarify the text.
Jesus and his times ( Book )
7 editions published between 1987 and 2000 in English and Spanish and held by 1,673 libraries worldwide
The life of Jesus the Messiah with a description of the land, social conditions, religious environment, and historical context in which he lived.
How in the world ( Book )
2 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 1,622 libraries worldwide
Learn how recycling works; masterpieces are restored; the Great Pyramid was built; Mount Rushmore was carved; handwriting experts catch criminals; a rabbit is pulled from a hat. This fascinating reference includes 425 explanations.
Birds--their life, their ways, their world ( Book )
3 editions published between 1979 and 1991 in English and held by 1,610 libraries worldwide
The Story of America ( Book )
6 editions published between 1975 and 2000 in English and held by 1,592 libraries worldwide
"Revelations from personal letters and diaries, beautiful re-creations, insights from noted historians, and archival footage combine to make history come alive as never before."
ABC's of the human body : a family answer book ( Book )
2 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 1,566 libraries worldwide
In a question-and-answer format, material is presented on all the systems and disorders of the human body. Annotation. A popular book on human anatomy and physiology. No bibliography
America's historic places : an illustrated guide to our country's past ( Book )
4 editions published between 1988 and 1991 in English and held by 1,560 libraries worldwide
A guided tour in words & pictures to 500 places important in our past. From forts and battlefields to mansions and monuments, here is a full-color illustrated guide to 500 of America's most fascinating, fun-to-visit historic places. Over 350 color photos and six locator maps.
Reader's digest complete do-it-yourself manual ( Book )
21 editions published between 1969 and 1988 in English and held by 1,550 libraries worldwide
Explains what tools to have in a home workshop, how to repair and restore interiors, exteriors, furniture, repair plumbing, and many other common household repairs.
New complete do-it-yourself manual ( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 1,548 libraries worldwide
This complete revamping of what is perhaps the champion of do-it-yourself guides, surveying almost everything under your roof and some of what lies beyond, has managed to retain all of its classic virtues without adding unnecessary pages. Rewritten, redesigned and newly illustrated, the upgraded edition also includes more color, improving the legibility of its explanatory drawings. New materials, techniques and tools are examined and explained with Reader's Digest 's customary clarity and thoroughness.
Magic and medicine of plants ( Book )
4 editions published between 1986 and 1989 in English and held by 1,532 libraries worldwide
A guide to the worlds of botany and medicine: including how to identify, collect, and preserve plants; how to grow healthful herbs; and their many uses in cooking, crafts, and cosmetics.
Reader's Digest natural wonders of the world ( Book )
1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 1,522 libraries worldwide
The alphabetical format takes the reader from the depths of Switzerland's Aar Gorge to the craggy summit of the Zugspitze, high in the Bavarian Alps.
Reader's digest complete guide to sewing ( Book )
11 editions published between 1976 and 1999 in English and held by 1,488 libraries worldwide
Covers tools, patterns, fitting methods, sewing basics, tailoring techniques, sewing for the home, and sewing projects.
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