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Dorling Kindersley, Inc

Overview
Works: 740 works in 955 publications in 1 language and 50,750 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Children's films  Pictorial works  Picture dictionaries  Educational films  Terminology  Documentary television programs  Dictionaries  Animated films  History 
Roles: Publisher, Author, cor
Classifications: QE862.D5, 930.1
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Most widely held works by Dorling Kindersley, Inc
Ultimate visual dictionary( Book )

10 editions published between 1994 and 2001 in English and held by 1,566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Color photographs and detailed text describe more than 50,000 terms and 270 major entries on everything from the prehistoric earth and the sciences to sports, art, and music
The visual dictionary of buildings by Fiona Courtenay-Thompson( Book )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 1,371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Labeled illustrations with explanatory text depict historical and contemporary structures, architectural elements, and building components from ancient times to the present
The Visual dictionary of plants( Book )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 1,271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and labeled illustrations depict a variety of plants and their parts, including woody, flowering, desert, and tropical plants
Amazing buildings by Philip Wilkinson( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 1,263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides the reader with glimpses inside twenty-one famous buildings from around the world
The Visual dictionary of dinosaurs by Anya Seton( Book )

3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 1,256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and labeled illustrations present the different types of dinosaurs and their anatomy
The Visual dictionary of military uniforms( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 1,126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Labeled illustrations with explanatory text show the parts of various military uniforms that have been used from ancient Roman times to the twentieth century
Man-of-war by Stephen Biesty( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 1,119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and cutaway illustrations depict life aboard a British warship of the Napoleonic era, covering such topics as work, leisure, discipline, navigating, and fighting
The visual dictionary of flight by Fiona Courtenay-Thompson( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 1,061 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and labeled illustrations depict a variety of historic and modern aircraft and their components, as well as aviation-related equipment
The Visual dictionary of cars by Inc DK Publishing( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 876 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and labeled illustrations depict a variety of historical, classic, and contemporary automobiles and their components
The pregnancy encyclopedia : all your questions answered( Book )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 843 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comprehensive pregnancy guide for expecting mothers and their partners offers advice from top experts in the field who cover more than three hundred topics of interest, including fertility, birth, nutrition, exercise, and lifestyle changes --
The visual dictionary of the skeleton by Inc Dorling Kindersley( Book )

4 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 771 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pictures show how the skeletons from different creatures look like as well as similar parts from animals and humans
Computer by Mike Goldsmith( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an illustrated look at computers, describing how they were invented, how they work, the different types, how they are used in everyday life, and how they affect the future
My body by Angela Royston( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 714 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the inner workings of various parts of the human body, including the heart, lungs, and skeleton
Early humans by Nick Merriman( Book )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and photographs present a description of early humans, their origins, their tools and weapons, how they hunted and foraged for food, and the role of family life, money, religion, and magic
Dinosaur by D. B Sweeney( Visual )

4 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in English and held by 707 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Viewers assume the role of paleontologists in order to piece together known facts about dinosaurs
Reptile( Visual )

4 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in English and held by 702 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Experience the alien world of these cold-blooded vertebrates, learning the truth about these often misunderstood creatures and uncovering reptilian facts that are stranger then fiction."--Box
Jungle by David Attenborough( Visual )

4 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 694 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Why do rain forests harbor the greatest concentration of life in the world? Fully comprehend why this mysterious world is vital in maintaining our planet's ecological balance
The eyewitness atlas of the world by Inc Dorling Kindersley( )

9 editions published between 1994 and 1999 in English and held by 688 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features three-dimensional maps created from a computerized terrain model of the globe, including physical maps, fifty detailed large-scale maps, diagrams, artwork, and photographs of various regions of the world
The Visual dictionary of ships and sailing( Book )

4 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 667 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The book will give you instant access to the specialist vocabulary used in boat building, voyaging, navigating, fishing, diving, and fighting at sea
Total tractor! by Josephine Roberts( Book )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 608 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kids who like trucks and tractors will love Total Tractor! a fun, colorful guide to farm machines, tractors, and other large things that go. Younger readers and even pre-readers have lots to explore in Total Tractor! thanks to detailed photography of a huge variety of tractors, from cool classics to gleaming modern machines. The driver's-eye view lets your child peek inside the tractors
 
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Ultimate visual dictionary
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The visual dictionary of buildingsThe Visual dictionary of plantsAmazing buildingsThe Visual dictionary of dinosaursThe Visual dictionary of military uniformsMan-of-warThe visual dictionary of flightThe Visual dictionary of cars