WorldCat Identities

Dorling Kindersley Vision

Overview
Works: 382 works in 744 publications in 2 languages and 48,614 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Folklore  Nature television programs  Science television programs  Drama  History  Fiction  Science films 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: QL638.9, 598
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Dorling Kindersley Vision
Arctic & Antarctic ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in English and held by 1,690 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
Skeleton by Simon Jollands( Visual )
9 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and held by 1,639 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
Mammal ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 1,635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
What incredible talent do dolphins and bats share? How can you tell the oldest elephant in a herd? Towering or tiny, ferocious or friendly, mammals trot, hop, swim and soar, making up a huge and varied family of animals. Suggested audience: primary, intermediate, secondary, general
Fish ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 1,628 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
Eyewitness ocean ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 1,577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Visit the alien world of the deep and come face to face with some of the most bizarre creatures on our planet
Pond & river ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 1,574 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
Prehistoric life by Dorling Kindersley Vision( Visual )
10 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 1,482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A mixture of animation and live footage serves as a background for a narrated introduction to the history of the creation of the earth, the origin of life, and the evolution of the many species including early man
Natural disasters by Dorling Kindersley Vision( Visual )
10 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 1,454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores the forces that shape our planet and affect our lives, from hurricanes to volcanoes. Rare footage reveals the Earth at its most violent
Plant ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 1,351 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
Planets by Dorling Kindersley Vision( Visual )
8 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 1,306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Takes the viewer on a journey through our solar system, describing the sun, moon, each of the planets and the asteroid belt. Covers scientific facts, historical thought and mythological associations of each. Suggested audience: primary, intermediate, secondary, general
Dinosaur by Dorling Kindersley Vision( Visual )
11 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in English and held by 1,149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Students will gain an understanding of the Jurassic and Mesozoic era through study of paleontology, dinosaur entomology, theories of extinction and dinosaur physiology
Monster by Dorling Kindersley Vision( Visual )
7 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 1,145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A journey through fact and fantasy, putting viewers face to face with deadly spiders, scorpions, and ferocious crocodiles. Meet terrifying monsters and discover the real creatures who may have inspired these mythical beasts
Desert ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and French and held by 1,083 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
Human machine ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 1,082 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Investigates the most complex machine of all-- the human body. Explores the vital organs, and examines the instruments of the senses
Insect ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and held by 1,067 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 importancve of these amazing life forms
Bird by Dorling Kindersley Vision( Visual )
7 editions published between 1984 and 2006 in English and held by 941 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Takes you soaring through the sky and around the world in an exciting journey from the bird's distant dinosaur past to its present astonishing variety. Take an up-close look at the staggering range of sizes, shapes, and habitats of these creatures
Shark by Yvonne. Thomas, Paul. Sheen, Martin. Dorling Kindersley, Inc. British Broadcasting Corporation. BBC Wildvision (Firm) BBC Lionheart Television (Firm) Oregon Public Broadcasting Ellis( Visual )
4 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in English and held by 938 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Takes you down into the murky world of sharks and their relatives, reveals what motivates these fascinating creatures, and dispels some myths about their behavior. 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
Eyewitness volcano by Anne MacLeod( Visual )
3 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 934 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores the causes and effects of volcanoes and examines specific occurrences throughout history
Volcano by Mick Jackson( Visual )
6 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 781 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A mixture of animation and live footage serves as a background for a narrated introduction to the geology of continental drift and the origin of volcanoes, and to the influence of volcanic activity on human culture
Eyewitness weather ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 767 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A mixture of animation and live footage serves as a background for a narrated introduction to a portrayal of weather and climate and their influence on human life and activities
 
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Alternative Names
DK vision
Dorling Kindersley vision Ltd
Languages
English (155)
French (2)
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