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National Geographic Society (U.S.)

Overview
Works: 10,747 works in 18,134 publications in 10 languages and 567,833 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  Juvenile works  History  Maps  Guidebooks  Pictorial works  Catalogs  Biography  Exhibition catalogs  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Publisher, Producer, Distributor, Editor, prn, Photographer, Other, Originator, Composer, Bibliographic antecedent, Illustrator, Cartographer, Restager , Contributor, Sponsor
Classifications: G1021, 910
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Most widely held works about National Geographic Society (U.S.)
 
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Most widely held works by National Geographic Society (U.S.)
National geographic by National Geographic Society (U.S.)( )
in 4 languages and held by 11,681 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Articles deal with interesting people, places, customs, activities and nature on a worldwide scale. Also covers National Geographic Society expeditions and discoveries
Atlas of the world by National Geographic Society (U.S.)( )
49 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in English and held by 4,373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Includes political and physical maps, an encyclopedic index listing every significant city and natural feature on the planet, an improved system of map keys and location devices, and country summaries grouped by continent. Contains features on how to use this atlas, how maps are made, overviews of Earth science, environmental issues, weather patterns, natural resources and human culture. Also time zones, airline distances, temperature and rainfall statistics, maps of major cities and a glossary of important foreign terms
The World of the American Indian by National Geographic Society (U.S.)( Book )
12 editions published between 1974 and 1993 in English and held by 4,073 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Indians of North America
We, the people; the story of the United States Capitol, its past and its promise by Lonnelle Aikman( Book )
36 editions published between 1963 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 3,692 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An illustrated history of the United States Capitol building, with a view of the legislators at work
Field guide to the birds of North America by National Geographic( Book )
20 editions published between 1983 and 2002 in English and held by 3,618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Aids in the identification of all species known to breed in North America, describing their appearance, behavior, natural habitat, and rarity
National geographic world by National Geographic Society (United States)( )
in English and held by 2,916 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Historical atlas of the United States by National Geographic Society (U.S.)( )
18 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,749 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This volume is a simplified historical atlas that includes maps and charts depicting the evolving geopolitical landscape of the United States from the early 1440s until the latter part of the 2000s, re-telling the story of the U.S. from a geographical perspective. The editors have included historical large format photographs, graphics, and explanatory text or essays to accompany the maps
Journey into China by Kenneth C. et al Danforth( Book )
5 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 2,646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A protrayal of the geographical and human diversity of China
National geographic traveler by National Geographic Society (U.S.)( )
in 3 languages and held by 2,609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Art in the White House : a nation's pride by William Kloss( Book )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 2,547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Spies of Mississippi : the true story of the spy network that tried to destroy the civil rights movement by Rick Bowers( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 2,540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the 1950s and 1960s, the Mississippi State Sovereignty Commission compiled secret files on more than 87,000 private citizens in the most extensive state spying program in U.S. history. Its mission: to save segregation
National geographic kids ( )
in English and held by 2,524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Geared to kids ages 6-14, this resource includes the National Geographic Kids magazine from 2009 to the present (3 month embargo) plus 200 National Geographic Kids books, plus 500 kid-friendly downloadable images
Secrets of the Titanic ( Visual )
29 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Armed with sophisticated equipment, Dr. Robert Ballard of Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution and his team of researchers become the first humans to see and photograph the Titanic since its sinking more than 70 years ago
National Geographic world atlas for young explorers by National Geographic Society (U.S.)( )
11 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 2,280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents world, regional, and thematic maps as well as photographic essays on each continent
Men, ships, and the sea by Alan Villiers( Book )
6 editions published between 1962 and 1973 in English and held by 2,209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A well-illustrated book tracing the development of ships, and historic battles fought at sea
National Geographic on Indians of the Americas : a color-illustrated record by National Geographic Society (U.S.)( Book )
23 editions published between 1955 and 1967 in English and held by 2,199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pt. 1. Indians of North America, a historical panorama / by Matthew H. Sterling ; paintings by W. Langdon Kihn - - pt. 2. Ancient life in the New World / [Silvanus Grisworld Morley and others] - - pt. 3. Indians today, from Amazon to Arctic / [Clifford Evans and others]
Song and garden birds of North America by Alexander Wetmore( Book )
6 editions published between 1964 and 1975 in English and held by 2,125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Natural history and color illustrations of 327 species
Guns, germs, and steel by Jared M Diamond( Visual )
11 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 2,112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
El profesor Jared Diamond recorre el mundo durante mas de treinta años para tratar de responderse la pregunta: ¿por qué los eurasiáticos conquistaron, desplazaron, o diezmaron a los nativos americanos, australianos y africanos, en lugar de lo contrario? Diamond desmonta las teorías raciales y revela los factores ambientales realmente responsables de los patrones más amplios de la historia
The Age of chivalry ( Book )
4 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 2,069 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The River Nile by Bruce Brander( Book )
9 editions published between 1966 and 1977 in English and Spanish and held by 1,946 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Alternative Names
National Geographic.
National Geographic (Firm)
National Geographic Society.
National Geographic Society (U.S.)
National Geographic Society, Washington, D.C.
NGS
Washington (D.C)
Languages
English (395)
Spanish (22)
French (6)
Chinese (3)
German (2)
Japanese (2)
Italian (2)
Turkish (1)
Polish (1)
Hebrew (1)
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