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Product Description: From the heart of National Geographic comes this expansive guide to the clans, tribes, ethnicities, and peoples of the world.Organized in keeping with our knowledge of the migration of human groups through history, with statistics and a cultural portrait of each ethnic group, People of the World becomes a fascinating round-the-world tour of customs and traditions as well as a go-to source for background information to round out one's own family history...read more

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9781504748537 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, October 25, 2016), cover price $105.00 | About this edition: From the heart of National Geographic comes this expansive guide to the clans, tribes, ethnicities, and peoples of the world.

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Product Description: From the heart of National Geographic comes this expansive guide to the clans, tribes, ethnicities, and peoples of the world. Organized in keeping with our knowledge of the migration of human groups through history, with statistics and a cultural portrait of each ethnic group, People of the World becomes a fascinating round-the-world tour of customs and traditions as well as a go-to source for background information to round out one's own family history...read more

CD/Spoken Word:

9781504748544 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, October 25, 2016), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: From the heart of National Geographic comes this expansive guide to the clans, tribes, ethnicities, and peoples of the world.
9781504748551 | Mp3 una edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, October 25, 2016), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: From the heart of National Geographic comes this expansive guide to the clans, tribes, ethnicities, and peoples of the world.

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Product Description: This fun, photo-filled, and fact-packed guide to reptiles and amphibians will make kids stop and look for all kinds of scaly and slimy creatures right in their own backyards. From turtles to geckos, red cornsnakes to toads, kids will learn how, where, and when to spot these animals all over the United States (and how to keep a safe distance when necessary)...read more

Paperback:

9781426325441 | Natl Geographic Soc Childrens books, October 25, 2016, cover price $12.99 | About this edition: This fun, photo-filled, and fact-packed guide to reptiles and amphibians will make kids stop and look for all kinds of scaly and slimy creatures right in their own backyards.

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9781426325458, titled "Reptiles and Amphibians: Find Adventure! Go Outside! Have Fun! Be a Backyard Ranger and Amphibian Adventurer!" | Natl Geographic Soc Childrens books, October 25, 2016, cover price $22.90 | About this edition: This fun, photo-filled, and fact-packed guide to reptiles and amphibians will make kids stop and look for all kinds of scaly and slimy creatures right in their own backyards.

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Product Description: This field guide combines spot-on descriptive information, definitive photography, animal track silhouettes, and key facts in a handy, easy-to-reference volume. Including selected photography and newly commissioned art and graphics to help identify each mammal species, this book includes tips on how to observe, track, and identify mammals in nature...read more

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9781426216480 | Natl Geographic Society, March 29, 2016, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: This field guide combines spot-on descriptive information, definitive photography, animal track silhouettes, and key facts in a handy, easy-to-reference volume.

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Product Description: This basic beginner's field guide to our favorite animals that slither and swim is the latest in the growing National Geographic Pocket Guide series. Spot-on descriptive information and key facts about reptiles and amphibians are conveyed in a handy, colorful, easy-to-reference volume...read more

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9781426214769, titled "National Geographic Pocket Guide to Reptiles & Amphibians of North America" | Natl Geographic Society, March 31, 2015, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: This basic beginner's field guide to our favorite animals that slither and swim is the latest in the growing National Geographic Pocket Guide series.

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Product Description: With this basic beginner's field guide to North American wildflowers, all who enjoy nature and the outdoors can identify common wildflowers, from backyard weeds to dainty forest blossoms. In a logical, user-friendly, highly visual format, this new title offers key facts about 160 of the most common wildflowers and weeds, coast to coast, including Canada and Alaska...read more

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9781426212819 | Natl Geographic Society, April 1, 2014, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: With this basic beginner's field guide to North American wildflowers, all who enjoy nature and the outdoors can identify common wildflowers, from backyard weeds to dainty forest blossoms.

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Product Description: A sumptuous showcase of superb illustrations paired with fascinating stories of botanical exploration and trade through the ages, this book will be an evergreen delight. A collaboration between National Geographic and the world-renowned Missouri Botanical Garden, this book blossoms with legend and lore as it culls the most engrossing mysteries and adventures of plant exploration, science, and discovery and garlands them with astonishingly beautiful illustrations...read more
By Douglas Holland (introduced by), Catherine Herbert Howell and Peter H. Raven (foreword by)

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9781426205095 | Natl Geographic Society, October 20, 2009, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: A sumptuous showcase of superb illustrations paired with fascinating stories of botanical exploration and trade through the ages, this book will be an evergreen delight.

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Product Description: As cultures and languages disappear from the Earth at a shocking rate, it becomes all the more urgent for us to know and value the world’s many ethnic identities. National Geographic’s Book of Peoples of the World propels that important quest with concern, authority, and respect...read more

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9781426202384 | Natl Geographic Society, November 18, 2008, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: As cultures and languages disappear from the Earth at a shocking rate, it becomes all the more urgent for us to know and value the world’s many ethnic identities.

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Dramatic color photography and artistic renderings complement a close-up look at thirty-five wonders of the world, past and present, natural and man-made, including the Egyptian pyramids, Great Wall of China, Stonehenge, the Grand Canyon, and others. 10,000 first printing.

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9780792272007 | Natl Geographic Society, January 1, 1999, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Presents the wonders of the ancient world and the medieval mind, the natural wonders, the underwater wonders, and the wonders of the modern world

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Examines characteristics of plants, their varying habitats, different species, and the process of photosynthesis.

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9780792270454 | Natl Geographic Soc Childrens books, June 1, 1998, cover price $25.01 | About this edition: Examines characteristics of plants, their varying habitats, different species, and the process of photosynthesis.

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Discusses the physical characteristics of insects and examines different kinds, including crickets, butterflies, and wasps.

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9780792270447 | Natl Geographic Soc Childrens books, June 1, 1997, cover price $55.01 | About this edition: Discusses the physical characteristics of insects and examines different kinds, including crickets, butterflies, and wasps.

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Eye-popping, full-color close-ups of reptiles and amphibians--from leaping frogs to staring iguanas--and a variety of factual data make this a fun and informative reference book.

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9780870448911 | Natl Geographic Soc Childrens books, April 1, 1994, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Discusses what reptiles and amphibians are and examines the characteristics and behavior of lizards, snakes, turtles, crocodiles, alligators, frogs, toads, and salamanders

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