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National Geographic Book Service

Overview
Works: 93 works in 241 publications in 1 language and 36,404 library holdings
Genres: History  Pictorial works  Charts, diagrams, etc  Biographies  Biography  Maps  Juvenile works  Guidebooks  Sources 
Roles: Editor, Other, Author
Classifications: E160, 973
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Most widely held works by National Geographic Book Service
Everyday life in Bible times by National Geographic Book Service( Book )

11 editions published between 1967 and 1977 in English and held by 2,581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beautifully illustrated in full color, this National Geographic Society volume follows and explains the archeological discoveries that have unveiled life in Biblical times. Includes: Dead Sea scrolls; Bible names and numbers; building the Great Pyramid; art of mummification; plagues in Egypt; animals in the Bible; Assyria's royal cities; deciphering Persia's history in stone; cubits, talents and homers; Bible chronology; plus maps of Exodus, trade routes, journeys of St. Paul, the various empires of the ancient Near East, etc
Great religions of the world by National Geographic Book Service( Book )

7 editions published between 1971 and 1978 in English and held by 2,382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the major religions of the world, including Hinduism, Buddhism, Judaism, Islam, and Christianity
Greece and Rome : builders of our world by National Geographic Book Service( Book )

11 editions published between 1968 and 1977 in English and held by 2,241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

We Americans by National Geographic Book Service( Book )

5 editions published between 1975 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographs, articles from newspapers, posters, etc about American history
America's historylands; touring our landmarks of liberty by National Geographic Book Service( Book )

10 editions published between 1962 and 1967 in English and held by 1,853 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A report on hundreds of national historic sites, state parks, battlefields, towns, homes and restorations in the United States with an explanation of their historic significance
Exploring our living planet by Robert D Ballard( Book )

5 editions published between 1983 and 1988 in English and held by 1,733 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the dynamics of Earth's shifting crust and the effects such movements have on Earth's geological structures and on man
Images of the world : photography at the National geographic by National Geographic Society (U.S.)( Book )

8 editions published between 1981 and 1988 in English and held by 1,673 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Visual history of National Geographic photography from the beginning to 1981
America's wonderlands : the scenic national parks and monuments of the United States by National Geographic Book Service( Book )

19 editions published between 1959 and 1966 in English and held by 1,633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arranged by region with emphasis on outstanding scenic and archeological areas
The new America's wonderlands : our National Parks by National Geographic Book Service( Book )

8 editions published between 1975 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and color photographs highlight the natural beauty of the more than 300 United States national parks and describes efforts to promote the preservation of these areas
Wilderness U.S.A by National Geographic Book Service( Book )

7 editions published between 1973 and 1975 in English and held by 1,388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An exploration of wilderness areas in the U.S. features scores of color photographs, maps, descriptions, and essays from a variety of authors
Inventors and discoverers : changing our world( Book )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 1,352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of America : a National Geographic picture atlas by John Anthony Scott( Book )

4 editions published between 1984 and 1992 in English and held by 1,263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A chronological history of the United States from the Stone Age to the present day
Discovering Britain & Ireland by National Geographic Society (U.S.)( Book )

3 editions published between 1985 and 1987 in English and held by 1,208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Each of twelve chapters describes the pople and unique features of twelve areas of England, Wales, Scotland and Ireland
Visiting our past : America's historylands by National Geographic Society (U.S.)( Book )

3 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 1,185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a hostess pokes the blazing brands. time begins to blur in the visitor's imagination. Is this today - or two hundred years ago? Such is the power of a house, a trail, a church, a battlefield, an islet in the stream of years where history dwells undisturbed
Great adventures with National geographic; exploring land, sea, and sky by National Geographic Book Service( Book )

4 editions published between 1936 and 1963 in English and held by 956 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Here are explorers' account of their adventures on the ocean, in polar regions, in the mountains, in jungles, in out space and elsewhere. Among the contributors are Jacques Piccard, Hiram Bingham, Roy Chapman Andrews, Richard E. Byrd, L.S.B. Leakey, and John Glenn
Wild animals of North America by National Geographic Society (U.S.)( Book )

13 editions published between 1930 and 1995 in English and held by 927 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and photographs detail every major mammalian group, with information about each mammal's physical characteristics, natural habitat, behaviors, and feeding habits
Romance of the sea by J. H Parry( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 920 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

National Geographic Society, from boats to ships, museums and ships to visit
National Geographic picture atlas of our fifty States by National Geographic Book Service( )

9 editions published between 1978 and 1995 in English and held by 912 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes maps and other pertinent information about the geography, climate, and population of each of the 50 States
National Geographic picture atlas of our universe by Roy A Gallant( Book )

3 editions published between 1980 and 1986 in English and held by 900 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text, photographs, paintings, and maps explore the history of astronomy, the solar system, the universe, and new space discoveries
Into the unknown : the story of exploration( Book )

3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 856 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book chronicles that story from the first explorers to push back the edge of the known world. Today's explorers seek to understand the world we have now encompassed
 
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Inventors and discoverers : changing our world
Alternative Names

controlled identityNational Geographic Society (U.S.). Book Division

National Geographic Book Service

National Geographic Society Book Service Division

National Geographic Society (É.-U.). Book Service

National Geographic Society (États-Unis). Book service

National Geographic Society (Spojené státy americké) Book Service

National Geographic Society (U.S.) Book Service

National Geographic Society (U.S.) Book Service Division

National Geographic Society (U.S.). Book Service (National Geographic Book Service)

National Geographic Society, Washington, D.C. Book Service

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Inventors and discoverers : changing our world