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DK Publishing, Inc

Overview
Works: 2,040 works in 3,071 publications in 2 languages and 201,024 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Guidebooks  Dictionaries  Pictorial works  Encyclopedias  Military history  Chronology  Handbooks, manuals, etc  Popular works 
Roles: Editor, Publisher, Producer
Classifications: DG416, 551.46
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Most widely held works by DK Publishing, Inc
DK illustrated Oxford dictionary ( Book )
6 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 2,006 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Includes 180,000 entries and 4,500 illustrations to explain general, technical, scientific, and other specialized words
The LEGO ideas book : you can build anthing! by Daniel Lipkowitz ( Book )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,705 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
Fire fighter! by Angela Royston ( Book )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 1,680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes a day in the life of a fire fighter
Italy by Ros Belford ( Book )
14 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and held by 1,574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the history and culture of the country and offers tips on accommodations, events, and sites to visit
Chronicle of the Olympics, 1896-1996 ( Book )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 1,440 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 DK geography of the world ( Book )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 1,329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Maps and text describe countries around the world and the ways of life of the inhabitants
Ocean by Robert Dinwiddie ( Book )
6 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 1,297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From the geological and physical processes that affect the ocean floor to the key habitat zones, this is a reference to the world's oceans for the entire family
Student atlas by Dorling Kindersley Cartography (Firm) ( )
14 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 1,233 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
Ultimate visual dictionary of science ( Book )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and Chinese and held by 1,230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In the tradition of this publisher's other visual dictionaries, this volume is crammed full of clear, easily understandable, full-color illustrations and charts explaining various scientific concepts and phenomena. Brief textual descriptions of most concepts accompany the illustrations. The arrangement is by broad disciplines, and coverage includes chemistry, physics, medicine, the life sciences, astronomy, earth science, electronics, computer science, and much more. This wonderfully informative and inexpensive volume will be useful for all audiences from middle school to adult".--"Outstanding Reference Sources : the 1999 Selection of New Titles", American Libraries, May 1999. Comp. by the Reference Sources Committee, RUSA, ALA
The Civil War : a visual history ( Book )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents a pictorial history of the Civil War that includes artifacts, maps, personal narratives, and historical timelines for each year of the war
Animals : a children's encyclopedia by Dawn Sirett ( Book )
10 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 1,133 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
Timelines of world history by John B Teeple ( Book )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 1,065 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the progress of humankind from the dawn of history to the present day, chronicling major historical events, cultural milestones, technological inventions, geographical changes, and key historical figures
War : from ancient Egypt to Iraq ( Book )
4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,011 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"War" combines a coherent and compelling historical narrative with a wealth of supporting features on weapons and technology, strategy and tactics, the experience of war, and history's fighting elites to recount the epic 5,000-year story of warfare and combat through the ages
Eyewitness weather ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 1,004 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
See how different types of weather form and the effect that climate has on our world
Eyewitness volcano ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 952 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Learn about the forces inside the Earth that cause volcanoes to erupt and earthquakes to shake the landscape
Insect ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 939 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 importance of these amazing life forms
Eyewitness rock & mineral ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 936 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Learn amazing facts about rocks, gems, and the Earth itself
Eyewitness ocean ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 929 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discover the ancient myths that surround our oceans and the modern science behind them
Perennials by Ray Edwards ( Book )
2 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and held by 920 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
More than 1,000 color photographs of over 1,000 perennial plants; at-a-glance information on plant color, size, and preferred growing conditions; illustrated step-by-step sequences show the details of planting, propagation, and maintenance
Children's history of the 20th century by Simon Adams ( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 908 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the history of the world from the beginning of the twentieth century to the present day with emphasis on major events and their consequences
 
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Alternative Names

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DK (Firm)
DK (firma)
DK Multimedia.
DK Publishing, Ltd.
Dorling Kindersley.
Dorling Kindersley (Firm)
Dorling Kindersley (firma)
Dorling Kindersley limited
Dorling Kindersley, Ltd.
Дорлинг Киндерсли (firma)
Дорлинг Киндерсли Лимитед
Languages
English (102)
Chinese (3)
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