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Star Wars : the visual dictionary

Author: David West Reynolds; Don Bies; Nelson Hall; Alexander Ivanov
Publisher: New York : DK Pub., 1998, ©2014.
Series: Star wars.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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Using a large-format dictionary approach, the people, creatures, and droids of the Star Wars saga are presented. Includes large photos of the characters and many stills from the movies. DK's Eyewitness style brings the characters, costumes, droids, and gadgetry of the Star Wars universe to life. Annotated photography shows and explains the culture, background, and technology of the Star Wars trilogy. Fans of all  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Dictionaries
Juvenile works
Pictorial works
Young adult nonfiction
Dictionaries, Juvenile
Pictorial works Juvenile literature
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David West Reynolds; Don Bies; Nelson Hall; Alexander Ivanov
ISBN: 9780789434814 0789434814
OCLC Number: 39042926
Notes: "The ultimate guide to Star wars characters and creatures"--Cover.
Target Audience: Ages 10 and up.
Description: 64 pages : color illustrations ; 31 cm
Contents: Special technology --
Luke Skywalker --
Skywalker: Pilot and Jedi --
Princess Leia Organa --
Han Solo --
Chewbacca --
C-3PO --
R2-D2 --
Lando Calrissian --
Obi-Wan Kenobi --
Yoda --
Rebel leaders --
Tauntauns --
Medical droids --
Darth Vader --
Imperial leaders --
Emperor Palpatine --
Imperial stormtroopers --
Stormtrooper equipment --
Specialist stormtroopers --
Imperial pilots --
Imperial droids --
Jabba the Hut --
Jabba's entourage --
Jabba's entertainers --
Boba Fett --
Bounty hunters --
Sand People --
Jawas --
Ewoks --
The cantina crowd --
Creatures --
Droids.
Series Title: Star wars.
Responsibility: written by David West Reynolds ; special fabrications by Don Bies & Nelson Hall ; new photography by Alexander Ivanov.

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Using a large-format dictionary approach, the people, creatures, and droids of the Star Wars saga are presented. Includes large photos of the characters and many stills from the movies. DK's Eyewitness style brings the characters, costumes, droids, and gadgetry of the Star Wars universe to life. Annotated photography shows and explains the culture, background, and technology of the Star Wars trilogy. Fans of all ages will enjoy detailed revelations of Star Wars secrets like how a Stormtrooper's equipment works, what the insides of a light saber look like, and what Sand People keep in their bandoliers. A visual glossary explains all the technical terms used in the trilogy.

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