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DK Publishing, Inc

Overview
Works: 1,492 works in 2,481 publications in 3 languages and 212,109 library holdings
Genres: History  Juvenile works  Guidebooks  Dictionaries  Pictorial works  Educational films  Military history  Biography  Nonfiction television programs  Children's television programs 
Roles: Editor, Publisher
Classifications: DG416, 551.46
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Most widely held works about DK Publishing, Inc
 
Most widely held works by DK Publishing, Inc
The DK visual timeline of the 20th century by Simon Adams( Book )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in English and held by 2,021 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maps and text describe countries around the world and the ways of life of the inhabitants
DK illustrated Oxford dictionary( Book )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 1,951 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes 180,000 entries and 4,500 illustrations to explain general, technical, scientific, and other specialized words
The LEGO ideas book : you can build anything! by Daniel Lipkowitz( Book )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,869 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features all-new LEGO® building projects, tips to supplement and enhance your LEGO creations, inspirational builds, and expert advice from LEGO Master Builders
Fire fighter! by Angela Royston( Book )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 1,478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes a day in the life of a firefighter
Chronicle of the Olympics, 1896-1996( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 1,380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Atlanta 1996 marks the centenary of the modern Olympic Games. Featuring more than 750 spectacular photographs by top sports journalists, Chronicle of the Olympics brings to life every Summer and Winter Olympic Games since Athens 1896. Witness the triumphs and the disappointments - Jesse Owens's four gold medal wins at the 1936 Berlin Games; Mark Spitz winning seven golds at the 1972 Munich Games; Ben Johnson being stripped of his 100-meter gold at the 1988 Seoul Games. Relive the sensational atmosphere of the 1984 Los Angeles Games, and recall the drama of the controversial clenched-fist salutes of the American "Black Power" athletes of the 1968 Mexico Games. Entertaining and nostalgic, Chronicle of the Olympics also features a comprehensive appendix listing all the competitive events and medalists since the beginning of the Games, making it an invaluable reference source
The Civil War : a visual history( Book )

5 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and held by 1,340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a pictorial history of the Civil War that includes artifacts, maps, personal narratives, and historical timelines for each year of the war
Ocean by Robert Dinwiddie( Book )

9 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the geological and physical processes that affect the ocean floor to the key habitat zones, this is a reference to the world's oceans for the entire family
Italy by Ros Belford( Book )

11 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 1,263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This newly updated travel guide for Italy will lead you straight to the best attractions this country has to offer, from touching the stones of the Colosseum in Rome to gazing up at Michelangelo's David in Florence to slurping gelato along the canals of Venice
Ultimate visual dictionary of science( Book )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and Chinese and held by 1,174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the tradition of this publisher's other visual dictionaries, this volume is crammed full of clear, easily understandable, full-color illustrations and charts explaining various scientific concepts and phenomena. Brief textual descriptions of most concepts accompany the illustrations. The arrangement is by broad disciplines, and coverage includes chemistry, physics, medicine, the life sciences, astronomy, earth science, electronics, computer science, and much more. This wonderfully informative and inexpensive volume will be useful for all audiences from middle school to adult".--"Outstanding Reference Sources : the 1999 Selection of New Titles", American Libraries, May 1999. Comp. by the Reference Sources Committee, RUSA, ALA
Timelines of world history by John B Teeple( Book )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 1,044 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the progress of humankind from the dawn of history to the present day, chronicling major historical events, cultural milestones, technological inventions, geographical changes, and key historical figures
Eyewitness weather( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,025 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

See how different types of weather form and the effect that climate has on our world
Eyewitness ocean( Visual )

4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,014 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discover the ancient myths that surround our oceans, and the modern science behind them
Eyewitness volcano by Anne MacLeod( Visual )

4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 976 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Limited public performance rights
Student atlas by Dorling Kindersley Cartography (Firm)( )

12 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 969 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maps, illustrations, and text describe various aspects of countries of the world including physical features, population, standards of living, natural resources, industries, environmental issues, and climate
Eyewitness rock & mineral( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 969 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn amazing facts about rocks, gems, and the Earth itself
Fashion : the definitive history of costume and style( Book )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 951 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From simple to sophisticated, elegant to excessive, what we wear says who we are. "Fashion" is the ultimate visual guide to everything ever worn. From the extravagance of Ancient Egypt, through the legendary fashion houses of Chanel and Dior, to the latest cutting-edge labels, this gorgeous collection of costume and dress shows how fashion reflects people and places, and captures the times in which they lived."--p.[4] of cover
The psychology book( Book )

4 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 948 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All the big ideas, simply explained - an innovative and accessible guide to the study of human nature The Psychology Book clearly explains more than 100 groundbreaking ideas in this fascinating field of science
Japan by John Hart Benson( Book )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in English and held by 890 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is a travel guide to Japan, presenting information on Japan's history, temples, theaters, crafts, sports, gardens, and festivals
War : from ancient Egypt to Iraq( Book )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 849 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"War" combines a coherent and compelling historical narrative with a wealth of supporting features on weapons and technology, strategy and tactics, the experience of war, and history's fighting elites to recount the epic 5,000-year story of warfare and combat through the ages
The politics book( Book )

5 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 743 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Exploring more than 100 big ideas on topics as diverse as the rule of law, the extent of liberty, and the justification of warfare, [this book] takes you on a journey through the history of politics, from the influential theories of ancient Greece, Rome, and Asia to modern concepts voiced by today's brightest political thinkers."--Front jacket flap
 
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The LEGO ideas book : you can build anything!
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DK illustrated Oxford dictionaryThe LEGO ideas book : you can build anything!Fire fighter!Chronicle of the Olympics, 1896-1996The Civil War : a visual historyOceanItalyUltimate visual dictionary of science