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Dorling Kindersley Vision

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Most widely held works by Dorling Kindersley Vision
Human machine (Bodyzone) by Coronet Instructional Media (Firm)( Visual )

14 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 1,671 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
Eyewitness volcano by Tommy Lee Jones( Visual )

9 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 1,615 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the causes and effects of volcanoes and earthquakes, including both historical and recent occurrences from around the world. Suggested audience: primary, intermediate, secondary, general
Arctic & Antarctic by Eyewitness( Visual )

16 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in English and held by 1,556 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
Eyewitness ocean by Eyewitness( Visual )

12 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 1,525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

6 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 1,514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reveals the most amazing facts and folklore about our favorite furry animals. Towering or tiny, ferocious or friendly, mammals trot, hop, swim, and soar. Meet the creatures that make up this huge and varied family
Fish by Rick Wise( Visual )

12 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 1,475 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
Skeleton by Eyewitness( Visual )

14 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in English and held by 1,464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Delve beneath the surface to reveal the hidden secrets of an incredible variety of skeletons, none more complex than our own
Pond & river by Eyewitness( Visual )

9 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 1,455 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 Edward Ortleb( Visual )

12 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 1,371 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 )

8 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and held by 1,259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through the ages, man has depended on plants for everything from oxygen to food to building supplies. Gives 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
Dinosaur by Mary Frank( Visual )

16 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in English and held by 1,168 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 )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 1,123 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 Eyewitness( Visual )

11 editions published between 1984 and 2006 in English and held by 1,072 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
Monster by Dorling Kindersley Vision( Visual )

9 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 1,040 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 C Willock( Visual )

4 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in English and held by 978 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
Bird by Dorling Kindersley Vision( Visual )

8 editions published between 1984 and 2006 in English and held by 959 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 )

7 editions published in 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 757 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 687 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
Natural disaster by Dorling Kindersley Vision( Visual )

9 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the forces that shape the planet, including volcanoes, tsunamis, floods, storms, and avalanches
Amphibian by David Hanson( Visual )

6 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers a unique view of double lives of these remarkable creatures on land and in water
 
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English (190)

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Eyewitness volcanoArctic & AntarcticEyewitness oceanMammalFishSkeletonPond & riverPrehistoric life