National Geographic almanac of geography

Author: Roger M. Downs
Publisher: National Geographic Society
ISBN: UOM:39015063281268
Release Date: 2005-08
Genre: Reference

A geographical almanac, discussing historical, physical and human geography.

National Geographic Kids Almanac 2013

Author: National Geographic Kids
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 9781426309243
Release Date: 2012
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Provides the latest information on a wide range of topics, including animals, culture, geography, the environment, history, and science.

National Geographic Kids Almanac 2019

Author: National Geographic Kids
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 9781426330131
Release Date: 2018
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Provides the latest information on a wide range of topics, including animals, culture, geography, the environment, history, and science.

National Geographic Kids Almanac 2010

Author: National Geographic
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 9781426305016
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Provides the latest information on a wide range of topics including animals, culture, geography, the environment, history, and science.

National Geographic Almanac of World History

Author: Patricia Daniels
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 9781426213915
Release Date: 2014
Genre: History

Presents a reference guide that provides authoritative maps, charts, and chronologies complemented by informative essays covering all the major periods of human history between the time of the Neanderthals and the nuclear age.

National Geographic Almanac of American History

Author: James Miller
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 1426200994
Release Date: 2007-01
Genre: History

Presents an in-depth resource on United States history with images, maps, and essays containing historic facts and concise analysis.

National Geographic Kids Almanac 2017

Author: National Geographic Society (U.S.)
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 9781426324178
Release Date: 2016-05
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Provides the latest information on a wide range of topics, including animals, culture, geography, the environment, history, and science.

National Geographic Almanac 2019

Author: National Geographic
Publisher: National Geographic
ISBN: 9781426219818
Release Date: 2018-10-18
Genre: History

A one-of-a-kind annual featuring surprising facts, stunning color photos, arresting infographics, and illuminating maps that present the world in a whole new way. An almanac like you've never seen before, this arresting volume features key information on science, nature, history, and geography, spiked with cutting-edge ideas and spectacular visuals. Discover features that only National Geographic can deliver, including exquisite photography, explanatory infographics, illustrated timelines, and maps created by expert cartographers. Chapters include Exploration & Adventure, This Planet & Beyond, Life on Earth, and The Science of Us; featured topics range from the polar jet stream and how chameleons change colors to the world's biggest cities and the science of addiction. It includes top travel trends, new explorations, and recent discoveries, as well as fascinating trivia. Enlightening for young and old, exquisitely designed, each page of this special almanac reveals something new about today's world.

National Geographic Atlas of Beer

Author: Nancy Hoalst-Pullen
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 9781426218330
Release Date: 2017
Genre: Bars (Drinking establishments)

This atlas is the ultimate beer lover's guide to the world, filled with stunning photography, great storytelling, intriguing beer destinations, fascinating historical perspectives, and firsthand accounts from brewers and bar owners around the globe. The most visually stunning and comprehensive beer atlas available, this richly illustrated book includes more beers and more countries than any other book of its kind. Including beer recommendations from Garrett Oliver, the famed brewmaster of Brooklyn Brewery, and written by "beer geographers" Nancy Hoalst-Pullen and Mark Patterson, this indispensable guide features more than 100 illuminating maps and over 200 beautiful color photos. The fascinating narrative explores beer history, geography, trends, and tasting on six continents (and how to order a beer in 14 languages!). Travel tips include the best breweries, beer festivals, and pubs in each location. Smart, compelling, and practical, this elegant book will help you discover the best beer wherever you are.

National Geographic Kids Almanac 2014

Author: National Geographic Society (U. S.)
Publisher: National Geographic Soc Childrens books
ISBN: 9781426311192
Release Date: 2013
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Provides the latest information on a wide range of topics, including animals, culture, geography, the environment, history, and science.

National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book of Why

Author: Amy Shields
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 9781426307928
Release Date: 2011
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Provides answers to commonly asked questions such as "Why does my skin wrinkle in the tub?" and "Why do we see a rainbow?"

National Geographic Kids Almanac 2011

Author: National Geographic
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 1426306318
Release Date: 2010
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Provides the latest information on a wide range of topics including animals, culture, geography, the environment, history, and science.

National Geographic Kids Almanac 2018

Author: National Geographic Society (U. S.)
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 9781426327728
Release Date: 2017-05-09
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Provides the latest information on a wide range of topics, including animals, culture, geography, the environment, history, and science.

National Geographic Kids Thank You Cards

Author: National Geographic Society (U.S.)
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 9781426327698
Release Date: 2017
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

"Instruction for young children on writing thank-you notes, plus cut-out cards that can be written on and mailed"--

The World Almanac and Book of Facts 2018

Author: Sarah Janssen
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781600572128
Release Date: 2017-12-05
Genre: Reference

The 150th Anniversary special edition of the best-selling reference book of all time! The ebook format allows curious readers to keep millions of searchable facts at their fingertips. The World Almanac® and Book of Facts is America's top-selling reference book of all time, with more than 82 million copies sold. Since 1868, this compendium of information has been the authoritative source for all your entertainment, reference, and learning needs. The 150th anniversary edition celebrates its illustrious history while keeping an eye on the future. Praised as a "treasure trove of political, economic, scientific and educational statistics and information" by The Wall Street Journal, The World Almanac and Book of Facts will answer all of your trivia needs—from history and sports to geography, pop culture, and much more. Features include: 150 Years of The World Almanac: A special feature celebrating The World Almanac's historic run includes highlights from its distinguished past and some old-fashioned "facts," illustrating how its defining mission has changed with the times. Historical Anniversaries: The World Almanac's recurring feature expands to incorporate milestone events and cultural touchstones dating to the book's founding year, from the impeachment of President Andrew Johnson to the publication of Little Women. World Almanac Editors' Picks: Greatest Single-Season Performances: In light of Russell Westbrook's unprecedented 42 regular-season triple-doubles, The World Almanac takes a look back in sports history for athletes' best single-season runs. Statistical Spotlight: A popular new feature highlights statistics relevant to the biggest stories of the year. These data visualizations provide important context and new perspectives to give readers a fresh angle on important issues. The Obama Presidency: A year after Barack Obama’s second term came to a close, The World Almanac reviews the accomplishments, missteps, and legacy of the 44th president. The World at a Glance: This annual feature of The World Almanac provides a quick look at the surprising stats and curious facts that define the changing world. Other New Highlights: A brand-new biography of the 45th president and profile of the Trump administration; 2016 election results; and statistics on crime, health care, overdose deaths, shootings, terrorism, and much more. The Year in Review: The World Almanac takes a look back at 2017 while providing all the information you'll need in 2018. 2017—Top 10 News Topics: The editors of The World Almanac list the top stories that held the world's attention in 2017. 2017—Year in Sports: Hundreds of pages of trivia and statistics that are essential for any sports fan, featuring a preview of the upcoming 2018 Winter Olympic Games, complete coverage of the 2017 World Series, new tables of NBA, NHL, and NCAA statistics, and much more. 2017—Year in Pictures: Striking full-color images from around the world in 2017, covering news, entertainment, science, and sports. 2017—Offbeat News Stories: The World Almanac editors found some of the quirkiest news stories of the year, from the king who secretly worked as an airline pilot for decades to the state that's auctioning off its governor's mansion. World Almanac Editors' Picks: Time Capsule: The World Almanac lists the items that most came to symbolize the year 2017, from news and sports to pop culture.