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DK Publishing, Inc

Works: 2,105 works in 4,386 publications in 2 languages and 266,746 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Guidebooks  Dictionaries  Encyclopedias  Pictorial works  Fiction  Military history  Biography  Illustrated works 
Roles: Editor, Publisher, Other
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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 )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,939 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
DK illustrated Oxford dictionary( Book )

8 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 1,804 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes 180,000 entries and 4,500 illustrations to explain general, technical, scientific, and other specialized words
The psychology book by Catherine Collin( Book )

10 editions published between 2012 and 2017 in English and held by 1,738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this innovative and accessible guide to the study of human nature, pithy explanations cut away the jargon so that concepts of psychology are clearly explained. Diagrams untangle knotty theories, and quotations and illustrations provide plenty to intrigue and stimulate you
Fire fighter! by Angela Royston( Book )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 1,661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes a day in the life of a firefighter
Celebrations! by Anabel Kindersley( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 1,546 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
The Civil War : a visual history( Book )

6 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and held by 1,535 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
Animals : a children's encyclopedia( )

19 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 1,374 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 1,362 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 )

17 editions published between 2005 and 2017 in English and held by 1,341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gives recommendations and detailed information for visitors to Italy, with four sections providing an introduction to the region, an area-by-area breakdown, information on traveler's needs, and a survival guide
The politics book( Book )

8 editions published between 2013 and 2017 in English and held by 1,331 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
Voices in the park by Anthony Browne( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 1,285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lives briefly intertwine when two youngsters meet in the park
Chronicle of the Olympics, 1896-1996( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 1,244 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
Student atlas by Dorling Kindersley Cartography (Firm)( )

16 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in English and held by 1,195 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
Ireland by Lisa Gerard-Sharp( Book )

13 editions published between 2006 and 2017 in English and held by 1,132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the architecture, culture, and history of Ireland; explores the highlights of each region of the country; recommends hotels, restaurants, shops, sights, and scenic routes
The DK geography of the world( Book )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 1,127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maps and text describe countries around the world and the ways of life of the inhabitants
The planets by Heather Couper( Book )

4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Featuring all-new 3D models built using data gathered by NASA and the European Space Agency
War : from ancient Egypt to Iraq by Saul David( Book )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,066 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
LEGO Star Wars character encyclopedia by Hannah Dolan( Book )

7 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and held by 1,058 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This encyclopedia offers the full collection of LEGO Star Wars minifigures with facts and some of their rare and exclusive releases
Ultimate visual dictionary of science( Book )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and Chinese and held by 1,037 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
Ocean by American Museum of Natural History( Book )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 1,020 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
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Audience level: 0.17 (from 0.07 for The LEGO i ... to 0.31 for Voices in ...)

The LEGO ideas book : unlock your imagination
DK illustrated Oxford dictionaryFire fighter!Celebrations!The Civil War : a visual historyAnimals : a children's encyclopediaItalyVoices in the parkChronicle of the Olympics, 1896-1996
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