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Lye, Keith

Overview
Works: 397 works in 901 publications in 5 languages and 38,517 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Maps  Encyclopedias  Handbooks, manuals, etc  Remote-sensing images  Miscellanea  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Illustrator, Contributor, Cartographer, Redactor, Recipient
Classifications: G1021, 912
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Keith Lye
Publications by Keith Lye
Most widely held works by Keith Lye
Oxford new concise world atlas by George Philip & Son( Map )
12 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 1,035 libraries worldwide
"The New Concise World Atlas, Second Edition offers a look at the word around us - an affordable, easy-to-use reference for the global citizen. Opening with six pages of world statistics and a heavily illustrated thematic section, this atlas provides a broad overview of Earth, placing the human world in the larger context of the universe. In twenty-two compact yet compelling articles, the various human and natural forces altering the planet are explained through a balanced combination of informative text, instructive charts and graphs, vibrant photography, and sophisticated cartography."--BOOK JACKET
Encyclopedia of African nations and civilizations ( Book )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 757 libraries worldwide
Presents an overview of the political and economic status of each of the five main regions of Africa, examines areas of particular significance to the cultural development of Africa as a whole, and features alphabetically arranged articles that trace the history of each African nation and civilization. Includes maps, illustrations, and chronologies
Mountains by Keith Lye( Book )
17 editions published between 1986 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 674 libraries worldwide
Examines different kinds of mountains, their wildlife, and their inhabitants and stresses the need for conservation of mountain resources
Take a trip to India by Keith Lye( Book )
4 editions published between 1982 and 1985 in English and held by 652 libraries worldwide
Various faces of India are presented in text and photographs, from its teeming cities to its agricultural, industrial, and cultural aspects
Passport to Spain by Keith Lye( Book )
7 editions published between 1987 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 630 libraries worldwide
Surveys the geography, people, industry, natural resources, and culture of Spain
The complete atlas of the world by Keith Lye( Map )
6 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 601 libraries worldwide
Describes the world's geography, its people, and their impact on the environment
Philip's world factbook by Keith Lye( file )
16 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and held by 575 libraries worldwide
An illustrated book of fascinating facts and figures about all the countries of the world featuring a politically coloured map and the national flag
The earth by Keith Lye( Book )
11 editions published between 1980 and 1991 in English and held by 492 libraries worldwide
Describes various aspects of the earth, including its formation, rocks and minerals, geological changes, and weather
Measuring and maps by Keith Lye( Book )
5 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and Italian and held by 439 libraries worldwide
Discusses the science of geography as measured by globes, maps, latitude, longitude, and map symbols, and presents related projects
Take a trip to Antarctica by Keith Lye( Book )
3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 429 libraries worldwide
Describes the geography and animal life of Antarctica. Also discusses the work of the many scientific research stations that are located on this the world's fifth largest but also its coldest continent
The Kingfisher reference atlas : an a-z guide to countries of the world by Brian Williams( Map )
2 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 429 libraries worldwide
Includes an illustrated relief map and a brief description of every country in the world along with important facts and figures, flags, population information, and an economic survey for each
Asia by Malcolm Porter( Book )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and French and held by 428 libraries worldwide
A pictorial introduction to Asian countries, including maps of each region, a description of its physical makeup, and full-color flags and statistical information for each country represented
Atlas in the round by Keith Lye( Map )
10 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 424 libraries worldwide
"The first easy-to-understand, three dimensional view of our planet." -- on cover
Take a trip to Mexico by Keith Lye( Book )
3 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 401 libraries worldwide
Text and photographs introduce the scenery of our southern neighbor, as well as various aspects of that country's way of life
Deserts by Keith Lye( Book )
4 editions published in 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 401 libraries worldwide
Describes the characteristics of different kinds of deserts and the plants, animals, and people that make their home in them
Our planet the earth by Keith Lye( Book )
7 editions published between 1978 and 1980 in English and held by 386 libraries worldwide
Presents questions and answers about the planet earth, its composition, and the forces which are constantly changing it
Africa by Malcolm Porter( Book )
11 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and Arabic and held by 384 libraries worldwide
Original maps, illustrations, and information panels offer an up-close view of the African continent, its nations and territories, and the islands of the Indian Ocean
Rocks and minerals by Keith Lye( Book )
7 editions published between 1980 and 2003 in English and French and held by 381 libraries worldwide
Discusses the different kinds of rocks and minerals, how they are formed, and their various uses
South America and Antarctica by Malcolm Porter( Book )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 374 libraries worldwide
Provides maps, pictures, flags and charts to give overviews of the continents of South America and Antarctica and a closer look at the countries of South America - People and beliefs - Climate and vegetation - Ecology and environment - Economy - Politics and history
Take a trip to Argentina by Keith Lye( Book )
2 editions published between 1986 and 1992 in Dutch and English and held by 373 libraries worldwide
Text and photographs present a simple introduction to South America's second-largest country
 
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Alternative Names
Lye, K.
Lye, Keith
Lye, Keith 1933-
Languages
English (121)
French (15)
Dutch (3)
Italian (2)
Arabic (1)
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