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DK Publishing, Inc

Works: 2,615 works in 5,468 publications in 3 languages and 293,568 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Literature  Guidebooks  Biographies  Encyclopedias  Fiction  Dictionaries  Pictorial works  Military history 
Roles: Editor, Publisher, Other
Classifications: DG416, 688.725
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Inc DK Publishing
Most widely held works by Inc DK Publishing
The LEGO ideas book : unlock your imagination by Daniel Lipkowitz( Book )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,955 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features all-new LEGO® building projects, tips to supplement and enhance your LEGO creations, inspirational builds, and expert advice from LEGO Master Builders
The psychology book by Catherine Collin( Book )

15 editions published between 2012 and 2017 in English and held by 1,934 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All the big ideas, simply explained - an innovative and accessible guide to the study of human nature The Psychology Book clearly explains more than 100 groundbreaking ideas in this fascinating field of science
DK illustrated Oxford dictionary( Book )

10 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 1,741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes 180,000 entries and 4,500 illustrations to explain general, technical, scientific, and other specialized words
Fire fighter! by Angela Royston( Book )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 1,645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes a day in the life of a fire fighter
The Civil War : a visual history( Book )

7 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and held by 1,550 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
The politics book( Book )

10 editions published between 2013 and 2017 in English and held by 1,532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Exploring more than 100 big ideas on topics as diverse as the rule of law, the extent of liberty, and the justification of warfare, [this book] takes you on a journey through the history of politics, from the influential theories of ancient Greece, Rome, and Asia to modern concepts voiced by today's brightest political thinkers."--Front jacket flap
Celebrations! by Anabel Kindersley( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 1,459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the dazzling costumes of the Rio Carnival to the role of the elephants in Sri Lanka, children everywhere will learn about holidays and festivals, and the many ways to celebrate them
Animals : a children's encyclopedia( )

20 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 1,396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to the animal kingdom, featuring entries that describe animals from A to Z, and including photographs of each species in its natural habitat
Fashion : the definitive history of costume and style( Book )

4 editions published between 2012 and 2017 in English and held by 1,376 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
Italy by Ros Belford( Book )

21 editions published between 2005 and 2018 in English and held by 1,308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inside DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Italy, you'll find DK's famous cutaway illustrations of major architectural and historic sights, museum floor plans, and 3-D aerial views of key districts to explore on foot, along with in depth coverage of the country's history and culture. Maps are marked with sights from the guidebook and include street finder guides for Florence, Rome, and Venice. With hundreds of full color photographs, hand drawn illustrations, and custom maps that illuminate every page, DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Italy truly shows you this country as no one else can
Voices in the park by Anthony Browne( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 1,230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lives briefly intertwine when two youngsters meet in the park
Marvel encyclopedia : the definitive guide to the characters of the Marvel universe by Tom DeFalco( Book )

10 editions published between 2009 and 2019 in English and held by 1,211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Timed perfectly with Marvel's 75th Anniversary, DK's bestselling Marvel Encyclopedia is now fully revised, extended, and updated. Bring the Marvel Universe home with this all-inclusive encyclopedia detailing little-known facts and information about the iconic Marvel characters
The planets by Heather Couper( Book )

4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Featuring all-new 3D models built using data gathered by NASA and the European Space Agency
Chronicle of the Olympics, 1896-1996( Book )

4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 1,156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Atlanta 1996 marks the centenary of the modern Olympic Games. Featuring more than 750 spectacular photographs by top sports journalists, Chronicle of the Olympics brings to life every Summer and Winter Olympic Games since Athens 1896. Witness the triumphs and the disappointments - Jesse Owens's four gold medal wins at the 1936 Berlin Games; Mark Spitz winning seven golds at the 1972 Munich Games; Ben Johnson being stripped of his 100-meter gold at the 1988 Seoul Games. Relive the sensational atmosphere of the 1984 Los Angeles Games, and recall the drama of the controversial clenched-fist salutes of the American "Black Power" athletes of the 1968 Mexico Games. Entertaining and nostalgic, Chronicle of the Olympics also features a comprehensive appendix listing all the competitive events and medalists since the beginning of the Games, making it an invaluable reference source
The science book by John Farndon( Book )

6 editions published between 2014 and 2019 in English and held by 1,136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An innovative and accessible guide to theories in technology and nature. Learning about science can be daunting, but this book makes it easier by giving you all the big ideas simply explained. Simple explanations and stylish infographics open up the world of science to even the complete novice
Rome by Olivia Ercoli( Book )

36 editions published between 2002 and 2019 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Helps to discover the historically cultural city of Rome. This title includes hundreds of photographs, maps and illustrations that help to make planning your Roman escape simple. It explores various things you need to know about the history, the architecture and the art of this stylish and ancient city
Student atlas by Dorling Kindersley Cartography (Firm)( )

19 editions published between 1998 and 2019 in English and held by 1,107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maps, illustrations, and text describe various aspects of countries of the world including physical features, population, standards of living, natural resources, industries, environmental issues, and climate
The DK geography of the world( Book )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 1,078 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maps and text describe countries around the world and the ways of life of the inhabitants
Florida by Ruth Bailey( Book )

17 editions published between 1997 and 2019 in 3 languages and held by 1,072 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Explore the state's history, architecture, wildlife, beaches, and scenic walks. This in-depth guidebook covers all the major cities and sights, from Miami Beach and the Florida Keys to the Everglades, the Gulf Coast, and more. It provides the insider travel tips you need, whether you are making the most of the nightlife or discovering historic towns, "
A child's book of art : great pictures : first words by Lucy Micklethwait( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 1,058 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An introduction to art that uses well-known works of art to illustrate familiar words" -- Title page verso
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The LEGO ideas book : unlock your imagination
DK illustrated Oxford dictionaryFire fighter!The Civil War : a visual historyCelebrations!Animals : a children's encyclopediaItalyVoices in the parkMarvel encyclopedia : the definitive guide to the characters of the Marvel universe
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