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Big Ideas Simply Explained

DK's general reference books bring topics to life with illustrations, design, and fully comprehensive content across a variety of subjects from oceans to planets, medicine and religion. Including a vast range of atlases and manuals, DK’s general reference books contain everything you could want to see, learn and know about a wide range of captivating subject matter. Keep facts at your fingertips for daily perusal, research or to feed your thirst for knowledge by filling your shelves with DK’s general reference books today. 

DK's general reference books bring topics to life with illustrations, design, and fully comprehensive content across a variety of subjects from oceans to planets, medicine and religion. Including a vast range of atlases and manuals, DK’s general reference books contain everything you could want to see, learn and know about a wide range of captivating subject matter. Keep facts at your fingertips for daily perusal, research or to feed your thirst for knowledge by filling your shelves with DK’s general reference books today. 

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  • The Sherlock Holmes Book

    Format:Hardback  

    The Sherlock Holmes Book, the latest in DK's award-winning Big Ideas Simply Explained series, tackles the most "elementary" of subjects - the world of Sherlock Holmes, as told by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. The Sherlock Holmes Book is packed with witty illustrations, Read More

    Also available in eBook
    $25.00
  • Picturepedia

    Format:Hardback  

    A mini-encyclopedia on every page! 10,000 stunning photographs and illustrations catalog the wonders of history, space, the natural world, and more in Picturepedia. Bringing together an amazing array of images to explain every topic under the sun - and beyond, Read More

    $29.99
  • El Papa Francisco

    Format:Hardback  

    Written in Latin-American Spanish, El Papa Francisco: Semblanza Fotográfica del Papa del Pueblo is a beautiful celebration of the first Jesuit and Latin American pope and offers a rare look at life behind the scenes with His Holiness Pope Francis.

    $25.00
  • Pope Francis

    Format:Hardback  

    With more than 250 previously unpublished photographs, Pope Francis: A Photographic Portrait of the People's Pope follows the pontiff through a year in his life, from daily prayers to international pastoral visits, offering a rare look at life behind the scenes with Read More

    Also available in eBook
    $25.00
  • The Sociology Book

    Format:Hardback  

    The Sociology Book from DK is an introduction to the subject that tells you all about what society is and what makes it tick. With more than 100 ideas from the world's most renowned sociologists, covering topics as diverse as the effects of Read More

    Also available in eBook
    $25.00
  • Atlas A-Z: 6th edition

    Format:Paperback  

    Also available in eBook
    $12.95
  • The Shakespeare Book

    Format:Hardback  

    Learn more about the work of William Shakespeare with The Shakespeare Book, packed full of infographics, inspirational quotes, character guides, and more bonus material that illuminates the bard's work, from Shakespeare plays like Twelfth Night, Julius Caesar, Hamlet, Read More

    Also available in eBook
    $25.00
  • Style Your Perfect Wedding

    Format:Hardback  

    Want a beautiful wedding that perfectly represents you and your partner? Style Your Perfect Wedding has all the advice you need for the wedding of your dreams. From unique wedding ideas to creative wedding themes, from fun bridal shower ideas to handmade wedding Read More

    Also available in eBook
    $40.00
  • Idiot's Guides: Self-Hypnosis

    Format:Paperback  

    With an online library of self-hypnosis audio tracks, Idiot's Guides: Self-Hypnosis offers easy-to-follow steps and techniques for anyone who wants to relieve stress, anxiety, self-doubt, addictions, and bad behavior. An exploration of past-life regression and sample Read More

    Also available in eBook
    $19.95
  • Idiot's Guides: The Middle East Conflict

    Format:Paperback  

    The Middle East is often a pressure cooker of upheaval and the threat of war. Complex dynamics are at work, both culturally and politically, and understanding conflict in this region starts with understanding both recent and ancient events. Noted history writer, Alan Read More

    Also available in eBook
    $19.95
  • Heads Up Philosophy

    Format:Hardback  

    The second installment in DK's new Heads Up series, Heads Up Philosophy addresses the issues and theories that are most intriguing and relevant to the curious minds of teens — making a difficult topic easier to comprehend. Questions such as "What is knowledge?" Read More

    $15.99
  • The Fashion Book

    Format:Hardback  

    From corsets and camis to tailoring and textiles, The Fashion Book is a sassy style guide for teenage girls who want to discover the stories behind their favorite looks, find their own style, and learn what makes the fashion world tick. Packed with gorgeous images, Read More

    Also available in eBook
    $9.99
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