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Dorling Kindersley Publishing, Inc

Overview
Works: 466 works in 669 publications in 2 languages and 32,792 library holdings
Genres: Guidebooks  Juvenile works  Dictionaries  History  Picture dictionaries  Atlases  Encyclopedias  Popular works  World atlases  Board books 
Roles: Editor, Publisher, Producer
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Most widely held works by Dorling Kindersley Publishing, Inc
American Revolution by Stuart Murray( Book )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 1,866 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a visual guide to the people, battles, and events of America's war for independence, and includes explanatory text
The Dorling Kindersley world reference atlas by Inc Dorling Kindersley Publishing( )

15 editions published between 1994 and 1999 in English and held by 1,100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world today -- the nations of the world -- overseas territories & dependencies -- global issues
DK Merriam Webster children's dictionary( Book )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in English and held by 1,006 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents definitions for over 35,000 entries and includes some 4,000 illustrations interspersed throughout the text
Financial Times world desk reference by DK Publishing( Book )

13 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 879 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More than 5,000 illustrations, charts, and diagrams over 600 maps, 25,000 facts and statistics
The pregnant body book by Sarah Brewer( Book )

6 editions published in 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 787 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ideal reference for both medical students and prospective parents, The Pregnant Body Book looks at the nature of human pregnancy, including how it's changed through evolution, and explores the anatomy and physiology of both the reproductive systems. Examining the development of the baby in the womb and the parallel changes in the mother's body and structured to follow the process week by week, The Pregnant Body Book follows every anatomical and physiological change and tracks it in unprecedented detail. Specially commissioned 3D artworks, illustrations, scans, and photography show exactly how a baby changes and grows during pregnancy, and how the female body adapts to carry it. Includes interactive DVD featuring cutting edge animation.--
Christianity by Philip Wilkinson( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 708 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From its origins to the 21st century, the faith of Christianity is explored in this Eyewitness Book that explains to readers different denominations, church rituals, and how Christians in different parts of the world worship. Full color
Backyard science by Chris Maynard( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 669 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Encouraging readers to explore the world of science, this collection of more than 50 experiments that can be done in the backyard presents basic principles of physics, biology, and chemistry. Full-color illustrations
Canada by Bruce Bishop( Book )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers a region-by-region guide to the national parks, museums, historic sites, and other attractions in Canada, and includes information on hotels, restaurants, and vacation activities
5 language visual dictionary( Book )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With over 10,000 terms, 1,600 full-color photos, and a comprehensive index, this is a powerful tool for beginners learning the five major European languages; English, French, German, Spanish, and Italian. Ideal for students, teachers, business travelers, and tourist alike
Bilingual visual dictionary by Dorling Kindersley Limited( Book )

4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Labeled drawings provide a wide range of everyday terms from the telephone to human anatomy in English and French
Baby animals by Nicola Tuxworth( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discover the different textures of baby animals
World War II : day by day( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A daily chronology of World War II as depicted in newspaper columns and press releases explores key figures and events, roles of spies and codebreakers, development in arts and literature, and influence of wartime propaganda
The rock & gem book : ...and other treasures of the natural world by Dan Green( Book )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Rock and Gem Book is packed full of photos of natural wonders, including rocks, minerals, gems, shells and fossils. This children's encyclopedia displays more than 1,200 full-color specimens, from sapphires and rubies to silver and pearl, revealing the unique qualities of each material and how it is used in industry, architecture, art and science. Including precious metals, rare fossils, tiny gemstones and giant shells, the Rock and Gem Book gives a complete overview of the Earth's naturally occurring marvels and the beautiful objects created from them
Human body by Inc DK Publishing( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Human Body is a concise guide to the structure, functions, and disorders of the body. Using full-color, highly detailed illustrations and clear, accessible language, this book is a fascinating introduction to how the body works and what may go wrong. The first part, Anatomy of the Human Body, begins with a medical atlas that shows how the parts of the body fit together. Each individual body system - such as the skeletal and digestive systems - is then fully illustrated and explained in detail. A compelling section on the human life cycle examines the changes in the body from conception to old age. In the second part of the book, Diseases and Disorders, some of the most common disorders are described and illustrated, system by system, with explanations of exactly what goes wrong and why. Medical conditions covered include infections, injuries, and cancer. Finally, there is a concise glossary of medical terms
Essential world atlas by Dorling Kindersley Cartography (Firm)( )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Featuring state-of-the-art digital maps, this authoritative reference includes more than sixty meticulously detailed and labeled maps documenting political and state borders, populations, administrative centers, communication hubs, and airports
USA by Jackie Finch( Book )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2017 in English and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes over 2400 photographs, illustrations, and maps, this book, divided into 14 regional sections, is a travel guide to the U.S.A., presenting information on the nation's history, scenic routes, beaches, museums, national parks, theaters, festivals, and more
New Zealand by Helen Corrigan( Book )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes over 1000 photographs, illustrations, and maps, this book is a travel guide to New Zealand, presenting information on the country's landscapes, history, architecture, wildlife, parks, beaches, museums, crafts, entertainment, and accommodations
Dorling Kindersley traveler's atlas by Inc Dorling Kindersley Publishing( )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This atlas combines maps with brief "what to see and do" information
Alaska by Deanna Swaney( Book )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents area-by-area information for travelers to Alaska, including details on its history, landscape, sites to see, lodging, and restaurants, and provides color photos and maps throughout
Australia by Jan Bowen( Book )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the history and culture of Australia and offers tips on accommodations, restaurants, national parks, and sights to visit
 
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The Dorling Kindersley world reference atlasDK Merriam Webster children's dictionaryFinancial Times world desk referenceThe pregnant body bookChristianityBackyard scienceCanada5 language visual dictionary