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Summary: 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.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: DK Publishing 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV EYE

Summary: 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.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: DK Publishing 2007

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: J DVD 597 EYE

Summary: 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.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: DK Publishing 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV EYE

Summary: Investigates the double life of creatures that live both on land and in water. Leap into the fascinating world of frogs, toads, and salamanders, and get a close-up look at the amazing variety of colors, shapes, and sizes in the amphibian family.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: DK Publishing 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV EYE

Summary: "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...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DK Publishing 2012

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: 391.009 FAS

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: OVS 391.009 FAS

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 391.009 FAS

Summary: Looks at what life is like for children of different countries and how each child can fulfill his or her hopes and ambitions no matter what challenges they face.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DK 2006

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J305.23 LIF

Summary: "The newest title in this successful and acclaimed series is The Science Book, an inventive visual take on astronomy, biology, chemistry, geology, and physics. With eye-catching artwork, step-by-step diagrams, and illustrations that break down complicated ideas into manageable concepts, The Science Book will have readers conversant in genetic engineering, black holes, and global warming in no...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DK 2014

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y 500 SCI

Summary: Explore imperial palaces, visit unique museums and stunning churches or stroll across the city's bridges- everything you need to know is clearly laid out within colour-coded chapters. Discover the best of St Petersburg with this indispensable travel guide. Inside DK Eyewitness Travel Guide St Petersburg- - Over 20 colour maps, plus a pull-out map of the city and transport map, help you navigate...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DK Publishing, Inc. 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 914.7 ST

Barr, Patricia

Summary: Become an expert on the Star Wars galaxy! This book is an in-depth visual feast exploring the characters and storylines from the Star Wars galaxy. This is a beautifully illustrated guide that is structured chronologically and packed full of information about key characters and storylines from the Star Wars movie saga, The Clone Wars, and Rebels. Ultimate Star Wars will get new and old fans...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DK Publishing 2015

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 791.4 BAR

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 791.43 BAR

Summary: Take a flight of fancy with nature's most beguiling creatures. See their miraculous transformation from lowly caterpillar to airborne adult, and learn why these delicate insects have long inspired and entranced us.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: DK Pub. 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV EYE

Summary: Takes you beneath the surface to reveal the hidden secrets of an incredible variety of skeletal structures, none more complex than our own. A symbol of our deepest fears, a miracle of engineering - see the skeleton as never before.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: DK Publishing 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV EYE

Summary: 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.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: DK Publishing 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Juvenile Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV EYE

Summary: Visit and explore Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania during your trip to the Baltic States. From top restaurants, bars, and clubs to standout scenic sites and walks, our insider tips are sure to make your trip outstanding. Whether you're looking for unique and interesting shops and markets, or seeking the best venues for music and nightlife, we have entertainment and hotel recommendations for...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DK Publishing 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 914.9 EST

Summary: More than 140 detailed maps tell the story of pivotal episodes in world history, from the first human migrations out of Africa to the space race. Custom regional and global maps present the history of the world in action, charting how events traced patterns on land and ocean--patterns of exploration, discovery, or conquest that created empires, colonies, or theaters of war. Thoughtful...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DK Publishing ; Smithsonian 2018

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: OVS 911 HIS

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: Discover the essential facts about Marvel Comics' timeless heroes such as Captain America, Spider-Man, and Iron Man, and villains like Thanos, Loki, and Kingpin. Keep up with the ever-expanding Marvel Universe with this new edition of DK's best-selling Marvel Encyclopedia. Updated and expanded, this definitive Who's Who of Marvel Comics reveals vital info and secret histories of more than 1200...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DK Publishing 2019

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Summary: "This superbly illustrated new handbook is essential reading for anyone thinking about buying a dog. Top dog offers an extensive catalog describing more than 420 dogs from around the world, including all the breeds recognized by the American Kennel Club. Beautiful color photographs highlight the key identifying features of each breed and vividly capture the dog's character. An accompanying text...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DK Publishing 2012

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: 636.71 TOP

Summary: 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 importance of these amazing life forms.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: DK Pub. 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV EYE

Summary: Explores the murky world of the shark to discover facts and dispel myths about these marine creatures.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Dorling Kindersley 2007

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Summary: 10,000 stunning photographs and illustrations catalog the wonders of history, space, the natural world, and more in Picturepedia. Chapters on science and technology, nature, geography, culture, sports and hobbies, and history cover insects, musical instruments, spacecraft, world maps, famous discoveries, prehistoric life, and more.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DK Publishing 2015

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 031 DK Smithsonian 2015

Summary: An essential guide to milestone developments in astronomy, telling the story of our ideas about space, time, and the physics of the cosmos--from ancient times to the present day. From planets and stars to black holes and the Big Bang, take a journey through the wonders of the universe. Featuring topics from the Copernican Revolution to the mind-boggling theories of recent science, The...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dk Publishing 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 520 AST

Summary: Explores a variety of colors seen in the different seasons from winter through spring and summer to fall.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DK Publishing 2003

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Summary: Explore Japan's busy city streets, historic temples, and beautiful culture. Experience Tokyo, Kyoto, and the rest of Japan's exciting cities.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dk Publishing 2017

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Summary: "Dinosaur takes you inside the world of paleontologists and th real-life monsters they study. Experience the process of discovery - the excitement of digging, reconstruction, and the realization of how dinosaurs lived and died."--container

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: DK Publishing 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV EYE

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD MOVIE EYE

Summary: Presents a collection of recipes for teen cooks, as well as tips and advice on common kitchen appliances and techniques.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DK Publishing 2011

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: Y 641 HOW