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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 1,576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn about the forces inside the Earth that cause volcanoes to erupt and earthquakes to shake the landscape. Part if the 'Eyewitness DVD' video series
Ocean by Eyewitness( Visual )

11 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 1,496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discover the ancient myths that surround our oceans and the modern science behind them
Arctic & Antarctic by Eyewitness( Visual )

17 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,470 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
Mammal by Eyewitness( Visual )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 1,469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mixture of animation and live footage serves as a background for a narrated introduction to the life history of mammals
Fish by Stephen C Lundin( Visual )

16 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 1,443 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 1,427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mixture of animation and live footage serves as a background for a narrated introduction to the biological life of rivers and ponds and their influence on the history of human beings
Skeleton by George Cruikshank( Visual )

15 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in English and held by 1,421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using a combination of live action and computer animation, this program explores the function and operation of the skeleton. Also includes a final section on the making of this Eyewitness program
Prehistoric life by Edward P Ortleb( Visual )

12 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 1,337 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
Plant by Eyewitness( Visual )

9 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and held by 1,228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at how plants have adapted to different environments and at the various ways they are germinated and spread their seeds or spores
Dinosaur by Mary Frank( Visual )

15 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,131 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
Planets by Gustav Holst( Visual )

12 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 1,089 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journey through space and time, witnessing the birth of the sun and traveling to the outer limits of the solar system
Insect by Emma Peddie( Visual )

13 editions published between 1984 and 2006 in English and held by 1,057 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 importance of these amazing life forms
Monster by Dorling Kindersley Vision( Visual )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 1,004 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 Martin Sheen( Visual )

6 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in English and held by 967 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
Human machine( Visual )

12 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 966 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at one of the world's most complex machines, capable of laughing, crying, and even reproducing itself
Desert by Eyewitness( Visual )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and French and held by 947 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 )

8 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
Rainforest (Jungle)( Visual )

8 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 751 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
Natural disasters( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 662 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
Human machine (Bodyzone)( Visual )

5 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 657 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
 
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