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Reader's Digest Association

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Works: 3,907 works in 6,615 publications in 5 languages and 266,613 library holdings
Genres: History  Guidebooks  Identification guides  Handbooks and manuals  Juvenile works  Miscellanea  Biography  Local history  Pictorial works  Biography‡vDictionaries 
Roles: Editor, Publisher, Author, Performer, Other, pre, Adapter, Producer, Sponsor, Publishing director, Client
Classifications: QL151, 574.97
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Reader's Digest North American wildlife( Book )

11 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in English and held by 2,776 WorldCat member 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
Through Indian eyes : the untold story of Native American peoples( Book )

2 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 2,434 WorldCat member 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
The World's last mysteries by S.A.R.L Sélection du Reader's digest( Book )

5 editions published between 1978 and 1979 in English and held by 2,326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profusely illustrated text discusses lost cities and civilizations, the pyramids, Stonehenge, Easter Island, and other enduring mysteries of the world
The most scenic drives in America( Book )

12 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and held by 2,233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated collection of some of the most scenic places to take a road trip in the United States is accompanied by recommended towns to visit, maps, information on trip length, advice on the best time to go, and other traveling tips
Reader's Digest Complete guide to needlework by Reader Digest Association( Book )

7 editions published between 1979 and 1992 in English and held by 2,184 WorldCat member 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
Book of North American birds by Reader's Digest( Book )

8 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in English and held by 2,055 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes 600 birds and location maps, descriptions, and illustrations
Mysteries of the ancient Americas : the New World before Columbus by Reader's Digest( Book )

3 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 1,895 WorldCat member 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
Birds : their life, their ways, their world by Christopher M Perrins( Book )

8 editions published between 1979 and 1991 in English and held by 1,599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book introduces you to hundreds of intriguing creatures - birds of all kinds, their feeding, mating and flying habits
Illustrated reverse dictionary : find the words on the tip of your tongue by Readers Digest( Book )

7 editions published between 1989 and 1997 in English and held by 1,541 WorldCat member 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
How in the world? by Reader's Digest( Book )

3 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 1,508 WorldCat member 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
How to do just about anything by Reader's Digest Association( Book )

13 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in English and held by 1,499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A money-saving A-to-Z guide tp pver 1,200 practical problems
Magic and medicine of plants by Reader's Digest( Book )

7 editions published between 1986 and 1993 in English and held by 1,471 WorldCat member 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
America's historic places : an illustrated guide to our country's past by Reader's Digest( Book )

5 editions published between 1988 and 1991 in English and German and held by 1,471 WorldCat member 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
Who's who in the Bible by Reader's Digest Association( Book )

7 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 1,466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An A-to-Z biographical biblical reference furnishes in-depth portraits of some five hundred important biblical personalities, as well as concise identifications of nearly four thousand individuals from the Old and New Testaments and the Apocrypha
How nature works by David Burnie( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 1,459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The second in the Reader's Digest Science series, How Nature Works is designed to open up the world of natural history to children and adults with a practical, hands-on approach to nature that involves the reader in doing experiments in order to learn. All the experiments and demonstrations have been carefully planned and photographed "live" using over 700 full-color photographs. Publication date: September 1st
Reader's digest complete do-it-yourself manual by Reader's Digest( Book )

18 editions published between 1972 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,458 WorldCat member 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
Reader's digest complete guide to sewing by Reader's Digest Association( Book )

17 editions published between 1976 and 1999 in English and held by 1,429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers tools, patterns, fitting methods, sewing basics, tailoring techniques, sewing for the home, and sewing projects
Jesus and his times by Reader's Digest Association( Book )

3 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in English and held by 1,417 WorldCat member 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
The Story of America by Reader's Digest Association( Book )

5 editions published between 1975 and 1984 in English and Chinese and held by 1,415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Backgrounds and Beginnings, The Crucial Years 1775, The War of Independence, Evolution of the Flag, Creating a system of Government, The War of 1812, Religion in a Free Country, The Tragic of Civil War, Trailblazers and Mountain men, Scientific Revolution, Saga of Immigration, Seven Wonders of the Modern World
Foods that harm, foods that heal : an A - Z guide to safe and healthy eating by Rosemary Stanton( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Are the foods you’re eating making you healthier...or putting you at risk? Take eggs for example, are they good or bad for you? And what about margarine is it really a smarter choice than butter? The answers may surprise you and you’ll find them all in Foods That Harm, Foods That Heal. Written in conjunction with today’s leading nutritional experts, this one-of-a-kind guide shatters many long-held beliefs about what it means to eat healthily. Discover how to fight cancer with kiwi fruit; tackle arthritis with cabbage, and much more! Don’t find out the hard way which foods are bad for you - let this guide point you towards meals that help you lower your risk of disease, lose weight and look years younger
 
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Through Indian eyes : the untold story of Native American peoples
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Through Indian eyes : the untold story of Native American peoplesThe most scenic drives in AmericaReader's Digest Complete guide to needleworkBook of North American birdsIllustrated reverse dictionary : find the words on the tip of your tongueHow in the world?How to do just about anythingMagic and medicine of plants