National Geographic Essential Visual History of the World

Author: National Geographic
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 1426200919
Release Date: 2007-05-15
Genre: History

Ranging from the dawn of civilization to the present day, a visual history of the world brings together photographs and illustrations that capture history's greatest moments, organized into eight fundamental eras with timelines, sidebars, and biographical

National Geographic Essential Visual History of the World

Author: National Geographic
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 1426200919
Release Date: 2007-05-15
Genre: History

Ranging from the dawn of civilization to the present day, a visual history of the world brings together photographs and illustrations that capture history's greatest moments, organized into eight fundamental eras with timelines, sidebars, and biographical

National Geographic Essential Visual History of World Mythology

Author: National Geographic
Publisher: Natl Geographic Society
ISBN: IND:30000122509163
Release Date: 2008-11-04
Genre: Fiction

Complemented by more than one thousand full-color illustrations and photographs, a detailed survey of creation stories and myths from around the world ranges from ancient Egyptian dieties to the myths of the pre-Columbian cultures of the Americas and other cultures, accompanied by timelines, informational sidebars, and more. 35,000 first printing.

National Geographic Essential Visual History of the Bible

Author:
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 1426202172
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Religion

An illustrated history of the Bible provides detailed coverage of the Old and New Testaments, from the patriarchs to the Epistles of Paul, and includes timelines and informational sidebars.

Die 4 Stunden Woche

Author: Timothy Ferriss
Publisher: Ullstein eBooks
ISBN: 9783843704458
Release Date: 2012-12-21
Genre: Business & Economics

Warum arbeiten wir uns eigentlich zu Tode? Haben wir nichts Besseres zu tun? Und ob! - sagt Timothy Ferriss. Der junge Unternehmer war lange Workaholic mit 80-Stunden-Woche. Doch dann erfand er MBA - Management by Absence - und ist seitdem freier, reicher, glücklicher. Mit viel Humor, provokanten Denkanstößen und erprobten Tipps erklärt Ferriss, wie sich die 4-Stunden-Woche bei vollem Lohnausgleich verwirklichen lässt. Der Wegweiser für eine Flucht aus dem Hamsterrad und ein Manifest für eine neue Gewichtung zwischen Leben und Arbeiten.

National Geographic Visual Atlas of the World

Author: National Geographic Society (U.S.)
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 9781426203329
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Reference

A comprehensive, up-to-date atlas encompasses more than three hundred thematic maps, along with more than six hundred color photographs, illustrations, charts, and graphs, that document the world's natural and cultural wonders.

The Sciencebook

Author: Matthias Delbrück
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 1426203373
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Reference

Filled with facts representing all major fields of science, a comprehensive, visual reference, enhanced by two thousand photographs and illustrations, is organized into six sections--the universe, planet Earth, biology, chemistry, physics, and mathematics--and includes timelines, sidebars, cross-references, and other useful features. 75,000 first printing.

Atlas Obscura

Author: Joshua Foer
Publisher: Mosaik Verlag
ISBN: 9783641207113
Release Date: 2017-10-16
Genre: Social Science

Der außergewöhnlichste Reiseführer der Welt Der Atlas Obscura sieht nur auf den ersten Blick aus wie ein Reiseführer. Es ist vor allem ein Buch zum Lesen und Träumen – eine Wunderkammer voller unerwarteter, bizarrer und mysteriöser Orte, die gleichermaßen Wunderlust und Wanderlust hervorrufen. Jede einzelne Seite dieses außergewöhnlichen Buchs erweitert unseren Horizont und zeigt uns, wie wunderbar und schräg die Welt in Wirklichkeit ist. Fesselnde Texte, hunderte von fantastischen Fotos, überraschende Fakten und Karten für jede Region des Globus machen es nahezu unmöglich, nicht gleich die nächste Seite aufzuschlagen und weiterzuschmökern! Eine erstaunliche Liebeserklärung an die Welt, in der wir leben.

Irland

Author: Christopher Somerville
Publisher: NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC DE
ISBN: 3936559120
Release Date: 2003
Genre:


Author: Shannon Graff Hysell
Publisher: Libraries Unlimited
ISBN: 1591585252
Release Date: 2007
Genre:

For the past three decades, ARBA has kept librarians up to date on the latest reference materials by providing high-quality, critical reviews. The 2007 edition of ARBA continues this great tradition by providing users with access to 1,600-plus reviews of both print and online resources, written by more than 400 academic, public, and school librarians who are experts in their field. With coverage of nearly 500 subject disciplines, ranging from the social sciences and humanities to science and technology, users are guaranteed to find information on the latest resources available in the areas they are most trying to expand their collection. With ARBA in hand, collection development librarians can manage their library's high standards of quality, and make the best use of their budget.

The Biblical World

Author: Jean-Pierre Isbouts
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 9781426201387
Release Date: 2007
Genre: Religion

Traces the early history of the Holy Land; the rise of Christianity, Judaism, and Islam; and the geographical landscape of the region, in chronologically arranged chapters that place biblical texts in their historical context.