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DK Publishing, Inc

Works: 2,222 works in 4,684 publications in 1 language and 277,263 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Literature  Guidebooks  Encyclopedias  Biography  Biographies  Pictorial works  Fiction  Dictionaries 
Roles: Editor, Publisher, Other
Classifications: DA980, 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 )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,936 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 )

12 editions published between 2012 and 2017 in English and held by 1,824 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
DK illustrated Oxford dictionary( Book )

8 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 1,776 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 1,657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

6 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and held by 1,547 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
Celebrations! by Anabel Kindersley( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 1,515 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 politics book( Book )

8 editions published between 2013 and 2017 in English and held by 1,443 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
Animals : a children's encyclopedia( )

20 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 1,394 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 1,382 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 )

20 editions published between 2005 and 2019 in English and held by 1,318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This newly updated travel guide for Italy will lead you straight to the best attractions this country has to offer, from touching the stones of the Colosseum in Rome to gazing up at Michelangelo's David in Florence to slurping gelato along the canals of Venice
Voices in the park by Anthony Browne( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 1,267 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 1,201 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)( )

18 editions published between 1998 and 2019 in English and held by 1,169 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 planets by Heather Couper( Book )

4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Featuring all-new 3D models built using data gathered by NASA and the European Space Agency
Marvel encyclopedia : the definitive guide to the characters of the Marvel universe by Alastair Dougall( Book )

11 editions published between 2009 and 2019 in English and held by 1,137 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. This essential tome has been fully updated with 32 additional pages. Created in full collaboration with Marvel Comics, the revised pages of Marvel Encyclopedia now feature new entries on the latest characters and teams, updated facts on existing ones including their latest looks and story lines, and expanded entries on major superheroes such as Spider-Man, Thor, and The Avengers. Special double-page features have also been added highlighting recent major crossover events in the Marvel Universe, such as Fear Itself, and the new Marvel Now series."--Provided by the publisher
Ireland by Lisa Gerard-Sharp( Book )

14 editions published between 2006 and 2017 in English and held by 1,126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A full-color travel guide to Ireland containing maps, photographs, and illustrations for all major sites, hotels and restaurants, scenic routes and tours, beaches, and shopping
A child's book of art : great pictures : first words by Lucy Micklethwait( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 1,104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An introduction to art that uses well-known works of art to illustrate familiar words" -- Title page verso
The DK geography of the world( Book )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 1,098 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maps and text describe countries around the world and the ways of life of the inhabitants
The science book by John Farndon( Book )

5 editions published between 2014 and 2019 in English and held by 1,095 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
War : from ancient Egypt to Iraq by Saul David( Book )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,050 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
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Audience level: 0.18 (from 0.07 for The LEGO i ... to 0.32 for Italy / ...)

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 parkChronicle of the Olympics, 1896-1996
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