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DK Publishing, Inc

Works: 2,440 works in 5,009 publications in 1 language and 283,613 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Literature  Guidebooks  Biographies  Encyclopedias  Fiction  Dictionaries  Pictorial works  Military history 
Roles: Editor, Publisher, Other
Classifications: TS2301.T7, 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 1,930 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 )

8 editions published between 2012 and 2017 in English and held by 1,905 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 )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 1,750 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 1,656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

6 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and held by 1,553 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 )

6 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,503 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 1,481 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
Fashion : the definitive history of costume and style( Book )

3 editions published between 2012 and 2017 in English and held by 1,375 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 )

19 editions published between 2005 and 2017 in English and held by 1,306 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 1,253 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 )

8 editions published between 2009 and 2019 in English and held by 1,187 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
Chronicle of the Olympics, 1896-1996( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 1,182 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 planets by Heather Couper( Book )

4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Featuring all-new 3D models built using data gathered by NASA and the European Space Agency
The science book by John Farndon( Book )

6 editions published between 2014 and 2019 in English and held by 1,131 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
LEGO Star Wars character encyclopedia by Hannah Dolan( Book )

9 editions published between 2011 and 2020 in English and held by 1,129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the Lego action figures based on the "Star Wars" universe, detailing the number of pieces and describing each figure and its variations, when they were made, the playsets in which they appear, and the movie to which they relate
Student atlas by Dorling Kindersley Cartography (Firm)( )

19 editions published between 1998 and 2019 in English and held by 1,124 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 1,093 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maps and text describe countries around the world and the ways of life of the inhabitants
A child's book of art : great pictures : first words by Lucy Micklethwait( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 1,075 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An introduction to art that uses well-known works of art to illustrate familiar words" -- Title page verso
Rome by Olivia Ercoli( Book )

21 editions published between 2012 and 2019 in English and held by 791 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Experience classical Rome and step inside the iconic Colosseum; experience the religious Rome and visit Vatican City, a country all its own; experience the delicious Rome and stroll the city's beautiful piazzas with a gelato in hand,"
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The LEGO ideas book : unlock your imagination
DK illustrated Oxford dictionaryFire fighter!The Civil War : a visual historyCelebrations!ItalyVoices in the parkMarvel encyclopedia : the definitive guide to the characters of the Marvel universeChronicle of the Olympics, 1896-1996
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