The Visual Dictionary of the Human Body

Author: Dorling Kindersley Publishing,Bucaille,Deni Bown

Publisher: Dk Pub

ISBN: 9781879431188

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 64

View: 2156

Text and "exploded view" photographs reveal the human body and how it works.

The Visual Dictionary of Human Anatomy

Author: Richard Walker

Publisher: Dk Pub

ISBN: 9780789404459

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 64

View: 7756

Meticulously detailed, captioned diagrams and illustrations, as well as full-color photographs, introduce the basics of human anatomy and physiology and explain how the various systems of the body work and function together.

The Visual Dictionary of the Universe

Author: N.A

Publisher: DORLING KINDERSLEY

ISBN: 9780751310344

Category: Astronomy

Page: 64

View: 6616

Each Eyewitness Visual Dictionary provides access to a 3000-word specialist vocabulary, actually showing what a word means by using photographs and illustrations.

The Visual Dictionary of Buildings

Author: N.A

Publisher: DORLING KINDERSLEY

ISBN: 9780863189616

Category: Architecture

Page: 64

View: 9779

This text is part of a series of reference books designed for children aged nine years and upwards. The books contain exploded view photographs and over 3000 specific words presented in a labelled form, both of which are designed to help expand the child's knowledge and vocabulary. This book looks at buildings - specially built architectural models were taken apart to produce totally accurate exploded photographs. Other books in this series look at The Human Body, Animals, Ships and Sailing, Everyday Things, Cars and Military Uniforms. The Eyewitness Visual Dictionary of Animals was nominated as a 1991 Best Book for Young Adults by the Americal Library Association.

Russian-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary

Author: DK

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1465454462

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 360

View: 8441

Russian-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary of DK's bestselling series makes language learning accessible by using photographs to put the everyday vocabulary of the modern world into context. A thematic organization of more than 10,000 fully illustrated terms labeled in both Russian and English and comprehensive two-way indexes put the perfect translation at your fingertips. Additional feature panels include abstract nouns and verbs, as well as useful phrases that you can use in conversation once you are feeling more confident. Russian-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary is a colorful and stimulating learning resource ideal for all levels, whether you are a student, teacher, tourist, or business traveler. Now fully updated with new text, images, and a bold new look.

Ultimate Visual Dictionary

Author: Dorling Kindersley Publishing Staff

Publisher: DK

ISBN: 9781465458940

Category: Reference

Page: 672

View: 4721

Ultimate Visual Dictionary is a comprehensive, annotated visual dictionary of more than 33,000 commonly researched places and things, from the origins of the universe to modern technology. Organized into 14 major sections including Animals, Rail and Road, Music, and more, each has its own table of contents, enabling readers to find a pictorial definition of an object without necessarily knowing its name in advance. Can't remember the name of a kangaroo's pouch? Just flip to the "Marsupials & Monotremes" spread in Ultimate Visual Dictionary and find out. Or, turn the pages to discover the different components of the human body, identify the parts of a tractor, or figure out tricky sports terms. Stunning color photography and detailed cutaway illustrations bring complex subjects to life, alongside straightforward explanations of basic principles and ideas. With this revised edition of DK's Ultimate Visual Dictionary, readers will never again be at a loss for words.

Animal

The Definitive Visual Guide, 3rd Edition

Author: DK

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1465470867

Category: Nature

Page: 632

View: 5408

With more than 1 million copies sold, this updated and revised celebration of the animal kingdom features photos and descriptions of over 2,000 species and habitats. Bringing animals, habitats, and up-to-date research to life for readers around the world, Animal explores the creatures that have fascinated and inspired humans for years, from intrepid Emperor penguins to fierce Siberian tigers, to the very intelligent and highly communicative humpback whale. This updated edition introduces the olinguito, the adorable, recently discovered mammal that looks like a cross between a cat and a teddy bear, and the Skywalker gibbon found in the tropical forests of Yunnan Province in southwest China and Myanmar. Perfect for gift-giving. Produced in association with the Smithsonian Institution.

Car

The Definitive Visual History of the Automobile

Author: DK

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 0756689384

Category: Transportation

Page: 360

View: 9222

DK's latest Car traces the history and role of the automobile, cataloging the diverse spectrum of cars from the first prototypes to the supercars of today. The book will not only cover the technological developments and manufacture of cars, but also the cultural backdrop against which the various models arose, and the enduring impact which the car has had on society as an object of curiosity, symbol of luxury, and item of necessity.

The Human Body Atlas

How the Human Body Works

Author: Alan Edwards,Janet Parker

Publisher: Chartwell Books

ISBN: 9780785815242

Category: Reference

Page: 224

View: 5481

The visual dictionary of flight

Author: N.A

Publisher: DORLING KINDERSLEY

ISBN: N.A

Category: Reference

Page: 64

View: 964

Labeled illustrations with explanatory text show the inner workings of planes and other flying machines of all kinds.

The Visual Dictionary of the Earth

Author: N.A

Publisher: Dk Pub

ISBN: 9781564583352

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 64

View: 4984

Text, exploded view photographs, and labels reveal everyday objects and their parts, including the telephone, camera, and bicycle.

Arabic-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary

Author: N.A

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 9780756659677

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 360

View: 3742

The newest edition to the Visual Bilingual Dictionary series, this title will help the international visitor-whether for business or recreational-adsorb essential vocabulary in Portuguese.

Pink Snow and Other Weird Weather

Author: Jennifer Dussling

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1101645946

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 48

View: 7541

Have you ever seen a hailstone with a turtle frozen inside? Learn all about the weirdest, wackiest, wildest weather ever--and what makes it happen--in this easy-to-read nonfiction reader.

Japanese-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary

Author: DK

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 0756684692

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 360

View: 9418

DK's Japanese-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary introduces the vocabulary of the modern Japanese world in thematic order, using full-colour photographs and artworks to display and label all the elements of everyday life - from the home and office to sport, music, nature, and the countries of the world - with panel features on key nouns, verbs, and useful phrases. Every item shown is labelled or annotated in the Japanese, with the English translation of each term directly below. A pronunciation guide for every word is also featured throughout the eBook. This creates a colorful and stimulating learning resource for the foreign-language and EFL/ESL student.

The Visual Dictionary of Physics

Author: Jack Challoner

Publisher: Dk Pub

ISBN: 9780789402394

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 64

View: 3080

Labeled illustrations identify theories, experiments, and instruments related to all areas of physics, including energy, machines, waves, electricity, magnetism, and nuclear reactions

The Visual Dictionary of Everyday Things

Author: N.A

Publisher: Dk Pub

ISBN: 9781879431324

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 64

View: 4804

Text, "exploded view" photographs, and labels reveal everyday objects and their parts, including the telephone, camera, and bicycle.

Book Lust

Recommended Reading for Every Mood, Moment, and Reason

Author: Nancy Pearl

Publisher: Sasquatch Books

ISBN: 9781570613814

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 287

View: 7664

Presents 170 themed reading lists designed for any type of reading, from "chick lit" to books on bicycling, covering a wide variety of tastes and topics.

The Human Body Book

Author: Steve Parker

Publisher: Dk Pub

ISBN: 9781465402134

Category: Medical

Page: 288

View: 455

An overview of human anatomy and physiology covers every system of the human body, examining the structure and functions of organs, tissues, cells, muscles, and bones, and discusses more than two hundred diseases and disorders.

Encyclopedia of the Human Body

Author: Richard Walker

Publisher: Benjamin Cummings

ISBN: 9780789486721

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 304

View: 1896

Illustrates and explains anatomical concepts, from skeletal and muscular systems to the digestive and reproductive organs.

The visual dictionary of prehistoric life

Author: Anne McCord,DK Publishing

Publisher: Dk Pub

ISBN: 9781564588593

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 64

View: 8267

A fully labeled collection of full-color photographs, models, and illustrations explains how plants and animals are classified and reveals what fossils and skeletons can tell us about the extinct species of the prehistoric era.