WorldCat Identities

Dorling Kindersley, Inc

Overview
Works: 740 works in 918 publications in 1 language and 50,500 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Children's films  Pictorial works  Documentary television programs  Educational films  Nature television programs  Dictionaries  Science television programs  Wildlife television programs  Terminology 
Roles: Publisher, Author, cor
Classifications: GN744, 598
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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 1,569 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 1,385 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 1,292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and labeled illustrations depict a variety of plants and their parts, including woody, flowering, desert, and tropical plants
The Visual dictionary of dinosaurs by Anya Seton( Book )

3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 1,274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and labeled illustrations present the different types of dinosaurs and their anatomy
Amazing buildings by Philip Wilkinson( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 1,272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides the reader with glimpses inside twenty-one famous buildings from around the world
The Visual dictionary of military uniforms( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 1,148 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 1,134 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 1,067 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 Dorling Kindersley Limited( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 887 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and labeled illustrations depict a variety of historical, classic, and contemporary automobiles and their components
The visual dictionary of the skeleton by Inc Dorling Kindersley( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 779 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 765 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
Dinosaur by Dorling Kindersley Vision( Visual )

4 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in English and held by 725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Viewers assume the role of paleontologists in order to piece together known facts about dinosaurs
The pregnancy encyclopedia : all your questions answered by Judy Barratt( Book )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 724 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 --
Reptile( Visual )

4 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in English and held by 722 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
My body by Angela Royston( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 721 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 715 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discover how the world's first people lived from cave dwellings to the tools of the Iron Age with Eyewitness Early Humans. Learn how early people hunted and gathered their food, which people made jewelry out of leopards' teeth, how bread was made in the Bronze Age, how mummies and bog bodies have been preserved, and much, much more!
Jungle by Perry Miller( Visual )

4 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 710 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( )

10 editions published between 1994 and 1999 in English and held by 700 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
Bird by Dorling Kindersley Vision( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An exciting journey from the bird's distant dinosaur past to its present astonishing variety
Insect by Eyewitness( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zoom in on a world of creatures that are industrious, sociable and environmentally useful, but that are nevertheless avoided and ignored. Safely examine the wonders of the insect through macrophotography and startling 3-D graphics that reveal the true importancve of these amazing life forms
 
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Ultimate visual dictionary
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The visual dictionary of buildingsThe Visual dictionary of plantsThe Visual dictionary of dinosaursAmazing buildingsThe Visual dictionary of military uniformsMan-of-warThe visual dictionary of flightThe Visual dictionary of cars