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Biodiversity by National Forum on Biodiversity (1986: Washington D.C.)( Book )

12 editions published between 1988 and 1996 in English and held by 2,901 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This important book for scientists and nonscientists alike calls attention to a most urgent global problem: the rapidly accelerating loss of plant and animal species to increasing human population pressure and the demands of economic development. Based on a major conference sponsored by the National Academy of Sciences and the Smithsonian Institution, Biodiversity creates a systematic framework for analyzing the problem and searching for possible solutions
American Revolution by Stuart Murray( Book )

12 editions published between 2002 and 2022 in English and held by 2,650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a visual guide to the people, battles, and events of America's war for independence, and includes explanatory text
Smithsonian timelines of the ancient world by Christopher Scarre( Book )

8 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 1,793 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrated timecharts trace the unfolding of human history around the world from prehistory to the Renaissance
The Smithsonian collection of newspaper comics by Smithsonian Institution( Book )

11 editions published between 1977 and 1988 in English and held by 1,736 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Included in this Smithsonian Collection are some of the most accomplished and critically notable strips from the Yellow Kid of 1896 - the first to attain definitive form - to such admired contemporary works as Peanuts, B.C., and Doonesbury. Along the way we come across old favorites : Katzenjammer Kids, Mutt and Jeff, The Gumps, Gasoline Alley, Moon Mullins, Bringing Up Father, Mickey Mouse, Little Orphan Annie, Dick Tracy, Li'l Abner, Barnaby, Pogo, and ever so many more. Most of the works chosen for this volume have intrinsic excellence and were popular with the readers of their time. The editors have looked for comics that are important, interesting, artistic, funny, representational, curious - some or all of these - take your pick. These newspaper comic strips are an important part of our cultural history. They are also fun to read - and are meant to be enjoyed."--Rabat de la jaquette
Maker lab : 28 super cool projects : build, invent, create, discover by Jack Challoner( Book )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn about science in your own home kitchen using everyday materials. Put together a school project or simply make something incredible to share with your friends!
The Civil War : a visual history( Book )

8 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and held by 1,555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Produced with the Smithsonian Institution and released in conjunction with the 150th anniversary of the start of the war, "The Civil War" is a definitive visual history of one of the most defining moments in our country's history. Includes comprehensive timelines, first-person accounts by soldiers, civilians, and key political and military leaders, as well as examinations of broader topics such as transportation, the economy, and the treatment of wounded soldiers
Thread of life : the Smithsonian looks at evolution by Roger Lewin( Book )

4 editions published between 1982 and 1991 in English and held by 1,553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charts the course of evolution and traces advances that have been made in the field
In the age of mankind : a Smithsonian book of human evolution by Roger Lewin( Book )

3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 1,520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes what is currently known about human evolution, loks at the work of anthropologists, and discusses the human traits of consciousness and language
The changing conversation in America : lectures from the Smithsonian by William F Eadie( )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1,408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a series of public lecturers sponsored by the Smithsonian Associates and the National Communication Association, this book provides insight into concerns that conversation is changing in negative ways in the United States, both on an interpersonal level and on a national level
Fashion : the definitive history of costume and style( Book )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From simple to sophisticated, elegant to excessive, what we wear says who we are. "Fashion" is the ultimate visual guide to everything ever worn. From the extravagance of Ancient Egypt, through the legendary fashion houses of Chanel and Dior, to the latest cutting-edge labels, this gorgeous collection of costume and dress shows how fashion reflects people and places, and captures the times in which they lived"--Page 4 of cover
Space, time, infinity : the Smithsonian views the universe by James S Trefil( Book )

5 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 1,339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history of astronomy, looks at what we have learned about the Sun, Moon, stars and planets, and identifies key questions which face astronomers of the future
Privateers in Charleston, 1793-1796 : an account of a French palatinate in South Carolina by Melvin H Jackson( Book )

4 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 1,179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The planets by Heather Couper( Book )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Featuring all-new 3D models built using data gathered by NASA and the European Space Agency
Natural history : the ultimate visual guide to everything on Earth by Kathryn Hennessy( Book )

8 editions published between 2010 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 1,144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Overseen and authenticated by the Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of Natural History, Natural History presents an unrivaled visual survey of Earth's natural history. Giving a clear overview of the classification of our natural world-over 6,000 species-Natural History looks at every kingdom of life, from bacteria, minerals, and rocks to fossils to plants and animals. --from publisher description
Thirteen-star flags : keys to identification by Grace Rogers Cooper( Book )

3 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in English and held by 1,106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the West : a history of the American West and its people by Robert M Utley( Book )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 1,099 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the history of the West from the emergence of pre-Columbian civilizations more than 12,000 years ago to the urban West of today
Fire of life : the Smithsonian book of the Sun( Book )

4 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 1,087 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores man's perception of and relation to the sun from earliest times to the present, discussing the sun's origin, solar energy, and facts and theories that implicate the sun in near-disasters and including hundreds of photographs and illustrations
Presidents by James Barber( Book )

5 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 1,084 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to the great leaders who have shaped American history
Eighteenth-century ceramics from Fort Michilimackinac : a study in historical archeology by J. Jefferson Miller( Book )

2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 1,055 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maker lab outdoors : 25 super cool projects : build, invent, create, discover by Jack Challoner( Book )

5 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 1,052 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty-eight science projects and experiments to be done outside will spark kids' creativity and help them develop science skills through hands-on learning. Projects focus on Earth and the environment, plants and animals, rocks and minerals, and space, bringing science learning home and into the backyard. Young scientists can make a cave system and find out about underground rivers, construct a working model of tectonic plates and learn about earthquakes, build a telescope and look to the planets and stars, and more. Supporting STEAM education initiatives and the Maker Movement, Maker Lab: Outdoors includes 25 interactive projects to inspire kids' creativity and their scientific side, and, as the founder of Maker Faire Dale Dougherty says, "to realize with their hands what they can imagine in their minds."With stunning photography, succinct step-by-step instructions, and detailed explanations, Maker Lab: Outdoors takes readers on a journey of discovery. A must-have for every young scientist curious about their surroundings, and for makers, crafters, and those who enjoy exploring the outdoors
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Smithsonian timelines of the ancient world
American RevolutionSmithsonian timelines of the ancient worldMaker lab : 28 super cool projects : build, invent, create, discoverThe Civil War : a visual historyIn the age of mankind : a Smithsonian book of human evolutionThe changing conversation in America : lectures from the SmithsonianFashion : the definitive history of costume and styleThe planets
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controlled identityArthur M. Sackler Gallery (Smithsonian Institution)

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Institusi Smithsonian

Institut Smithsonian

Instituto Smithsoniano grupo de museos y centro de investigación administrado por el gobierno de los Estados Unidos

Instituto Smithsoniano Instituição educacional e de pesquisa associada a um complexo de museus fundada e administrada pelo governo dos Estados Unidos

Instituto ti Smithsoniano grupo dagiti museo ken dagiti sentro ti panagsukisok nga imatonan ti gobierno ti Estados Unidos

Institutu Smithsoniano

Institutul Smithsonian

Institutum Smithsonianum

Instytut Smithsona.

Instytut Smithsonian.

Muʼassasat Smīthsūniyān

Sefydliad Smithsonian



Smithsonian Enstitüsü

Smithsonian Institute

Smithsonian Institution

Smithsonian Institution amerykański kompleks muzeów i ośrodków edukacyjno-badawczych

Smithsonian Institution groupe de musées et de centres de recherche administrés par le gouvernement des États-Unis

Smithsonian Institution Gruppe von US-amerikanischen Museen, Forschungs- und Bildungseinrichtungen

Smithsonian Institution in Washington

Smithsonian Institution insieme di musei e centri di ricerca amministrati dal governo degli Stati Uniti d'America

Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs

Smithsonian Institution organisatie uit Verenigde Staten van Amerika

Smithsonian Institution USA:s nationalmuseum i Washington, D.C.

Smithsonian Institution (Washington, D.C.)

Smithsonian institution Washington, DC

Smithsonian-instituutti Yhdysvaltain valtion rahoittama koulutus- ja tutkimuslaitos

Smithsonian Intézet


Smithsonian Ynstitút

Smithsonův institut komplex muzeí nejrůznějšího zaměření

Smitsona institūcija

Smitsona institūts

Smitsona institūts pētniecības un izglītības institūts Amerikas Savienotajās Valstīs

Smitsonian İnstitutu

Smitsono institutas

Smitsonovski institut

Smitsonovskiĭ institut

Smitsonovskij institut

United States. Smithsonian Institution.

Viện Smithsonian

Walcott Collection

Washington (D.C)

Washington, D.C. Smithsonian Institution

Washington (DC)

Washington (Distrito de Columbia, Estados Unidos) Smithsonian Institution

Ινστιτούτο Σμιθσόνιαν ομάδα μουσείων και ερευνητικών κέντρων που διαχειρίζεται η κυβέρνηση των Ηνωμένων Πολιτειών της Αμερικής

институти Смитсон

Смитсон институты

Смитсонов институт

Смитсонова установа

Смитсоновский институт

Смитсоновский институт научно-исследовательский и образовательный институт в США

Смітсанаўскі інстытут

Смітсонівський інститут комплекс культурно-освітніх, науково-дослідних центрів і музеїв під управлінням уряду США

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مؤسسة سميثسونيان

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