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Dorling Kindersley Vision

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Most widely held works by Dorling Kindersley Vision
Volcano by Tommy Lee Jones( Visual )

11 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 1,602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn about the forces inside the Earth that cause volcanoes to erupt and earthquakes to shake the landscape
Ocean by Eyewitness( Visual )

11 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 1,519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Visits the alien world of the deep, looking at the story of ocean exploration, and at the diverse animals and plants which live in this enormous habitat. Followed by a short programme which looks behind the scenes at the making of Ocean. Suggested audience: primary, intermediate, secondary, general
Mammal by Eyewitness( Visual )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 1,493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reveals the most amazing facts and folklore about our favorite furry animals. Towering or tiny, ferocious or friendly, mammals trot, hop, swim, and soar. Meet the creatures that make up this huge and varied family
Arctic & Antarctic by Eyewitness( Visual )

14 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in English and held by 1,490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mixture of animation and live footage serves as a background for a narrated introduction to the general ecology and animal life of the two polar regions and to their place in human history
Fish by Rick Wise( Visual )

17 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 1,463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Takes you deep into the waters of the world to discover some of the most exotic creatures in nature. Take the plunge from dazzling coral reefs to the darkest depths to meet fish--a vast and varied group of animals
Pond & river by Eyewitness( Visual )

11 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 1,447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Takes you on a twisting journey down the great rivers of the world, pausing to visit the thriving realm of freshwater ponds. Travel upstream to find civilization's source - then down again to see the key to our very survival
Skeleton by George Cruikshank( Visual )

14 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in English and held by 1,440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Takes you beneath the surface to reveal the hidden secrets of incredible variety of skeletal structures. See the skeleton, a miracle of engineering as never beofre
Prehistoric life by Edward Ortleb( Visual )

12 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 1,347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program explores Earth's age, uncovers fossils and traces evolution through the geological time periods. It also examines continental drift, studies cockroaches, early communication, and the role of mass extinctions throughout history
Natural disasters by Dorling Kindersley Limited( Visual )

12 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 1,336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the forces that shape the planet, including volcanoes, tsunamis, floods, storms, and avalanches
Plant by Eyewitness( Visual )

9 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and held by 1,244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A colorful tour of the world's most dazzling flora-- from the most magical to the most bizarre. Watch buds burst, flowers bloom, and discover the myriad ways plants struggle to survive
Dinosaur by Mary Frank( Visual )

15 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Become a paleontologist and piece together the facts behind these real-life monsters. Experience the process of discovery from start to finish - the excitement of digging, reconstruction, and the realization of what dinosaurs might actually have looked like
Insect by Emma Peddie( Visual )

13 editions published between 1984 and 2006 in English and held by 1,067 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How do insect wings work? Just how big can a bug grow? Examine the wonders of the insect world through macrophotography and 3-D graphics
Monster by Dorling Kindersley Vision( Visual )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 1,017 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Why do some animals give us the creeps? Takes a journey through fact and fantasy, coming face to face with deadly spiders, scorpions and ferocious crocodiles. Meet terrifying monsters from myth and legend and discover which real creatures may have inspired the creation of these mythical beasts. Followed by a short programme which looks behind the scenes at the making of Monster. Suggested audience: primary, intermediate, secondary, general
Shark by Colin Willock( Visual )

6 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in English and held by 973 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Takes you down into the murky world of sharks and their relatives and reveals what motivates these fascinating creatures. Discover a shark that can fit in your hand and a shark that eats only plankton - and learn that not all sharks are killing machines
Desert by Eyewitness( Visual )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and French and held by 968 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mixture of animation and live footage serves as a background for a narrated introduction to the geographical history of deserts, their animal life and their importance for human culture
Bird by Dorling Kindersley Vision( Visual )

7 editions published between 1984 and 2006 in English and held by 953 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the variations in bird species, examining their physical and behavioral characteristics; includes segment on the making of the video
Rainforest (Jungle)( Visual )

7 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 753 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Experience the sites and sounds of the jungle as you journey through the rainforests of the world. Students will learn about pollination, propagation and photosynthesis and meet diverse creatures that inhabit these regions
Human machine (Bodyzone)( Visual )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of an 8-part series of adventures in a virtual science museum. This segment investigates the most complex machine of all-- the human body. Discusses what it requires for survival and describes its intricate systems. Shows how a network of signals enables us to breathe, see, hear and digest food. Examines circulation. Looks at the function of organs and cells. Shows how the brain organizes its information
Amphibian by David Hanson( Visual )

7 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in English and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leap into the fascinating world of frogs, toads, and salamanders, and get a close-up look at the amazing variety of colors, shapes, and sizes in the amphibian family
 
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