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Baseball As America
Written by National Baseball Hall Of Fame and National Geographic
National Geographic | Trade Paperback | April 2005
$21.95/31.95(Canada) | 978-0-7922-3898-0 (0-7922-3898-2)

Baseball As America examines how the American landscape, our language, literature, entertainment, food, and summertime living all bear the mark of a 19th-century game that has become intertwined with our nation's values and aspirations. Baseball As America is the official companion volume to the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum's... Read more






Baseball as America
Written by National Baseball Hall Of Fame and National Geographic
National Geographic | Hardcover | March 2002
$35.00/55.00(Canada) | 978-0-7922-6464-4 (0-7922-6464-9)

Baseball As America examines how the American landscape, our language, literature, entertainment, food, and summertime living all bear the mark of a 19th-century game that has become intertwined with our nation's values and aspirations. Baseball As America is the official companion volume to the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum's... Read more






The 10 Best of Everything National Parks
Written by National Geographic, Introduction by Fran Mainella
National Geographic | Trade Paperback | April 2011
$21.95/25.00(Canada) | 978-1-4262-0734-1 (1-4262-0734-4)

National parks are more than the best idea America ever had—they're our country's best playgrounds for millions of vacationers who want to enjoy recreation activities, nature and wildlife, and down-time with friends, family, or as solo travelers. This timely, idea-filled guide covers "classic" parks, national historical parks, national monuments, national battlefields... Read more






100 Countries, 5,000 Ideas
Edited by National Geographic
National Geographic | Trade Paperback | February 2011
$26.95/31.00(Canada) | 978-1-4262-0758-7 (1-4262-0758-1)

Following up on the enormous success of the Journeys of a Lifetime series of travel gift books, National Geographic bring you 100 Countries, 5000 Ideas, a large-format, lavishly illustrated, softcover travel planner. This essential travel companion to one hundred of the world's most fascinating countries is packed with more than 250...

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1000 Events That Shaped the World
Written by National Geographic, Foreword by Jared Diamond
National Geographic | Hardcover | October 2008
$40.00/45.00(Canada) | 978-1-4262-0314-5 (1-4262-0314-4)

A fascinating sweep of global developments, this fact-filled book delivers what National Geographic has introduced into households for more than a century: The world and all that is in it. A thousand concise nuggets of text, each focused on one event and numbered chronologically, walk readers through time —from the first... Read more






1001 Inventions and Awesome Facts from Muslim Civilization
Written by National Geographic
National Geographic Children's Books | Hardcover | December 2012
$14.95/17.95(Canada) | 978-1-4263-1258-8 (1-4263-1258-X)

We often think that people from a thousand years ago were living in the Dark Ages. But from the 7th century onward in Muslim civilization there were amazing advances and inventions that still influence our everyday lives. People living in the Muslim world saw what the Egyptians, Chinese, Indians, Greek, and... Read more






1812
Written by National Geographic
National Geographic | Trade Paperback | October 2013
$14.95/14.95(Canada) | 978-1-4262-1262-8 (1-4262-1262-3)

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1812
Written by National Geographic
National Geographic | Trade Paperback | May 2013
$13.95/14.95(Canada) | 978-1-4262-1127-0 (1-4262-1127-9)

This official guide to the War of 1812 takes readers on a fascinating tour of the prominent historical sites in both Canada and the U.S. Timed for bicentennial celebrations continuing though 2015, this guide is published in partnership with the U.S. National Park Service and Parks Canada, and is ideal for... Read more






Abroad at Home
Written by National Geographic
National Geographic | Trade Paperback | March 17, 2015
$24.95/26.95(Canada) | 978-1-4262-1499-8 (1-4262-1499-5)

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National Geographic Atlas of China
Written by National Geographic
National Geographic | Hardcover | November 2007
$26.00/34.00(Canada) | 978-1-4262-0136-3 (1-4262-0136-2)

Boasting more than 300 full-color maps and illustrations, this essential new atlas dramatically highlights the tremendous changes occurring within China—the world's fastest growing economy and most populous place—as well as their global implications. National Geographic maps the entire country with sections covering all provinces—including towns, cities, and transportation networks—to provide rich... Read more






National Geographic Kids Awesome Animals
Written by National Geographic
National Geographic Children's Books | Trade Paperback | January 2011
$9.95/10.95(Canada) | 978-1-4263-0754-6 (1-4263-0754-3)

In this awesome poster and game book—the extension of a popular feature in National Geographic Kids magazine—youngsters get up close and personal with 11 of their favorite animals. Each spread features introductory information to animals like tigers, sea turtles, and wolves, and includes games, facts, and beautiful National Geographic pull-out posters... Read more






The Big Idea
Written by National Geographic, Foreword by Timothy Ferris
National Geographic | Hardcover | September 2011
$35.00/40.00(Canada) | 978-1-4262-0810-2 (1-4262-0810-3)

From the Pythagorean theorem to DNA's double helix, from the discovery of microscopic life-forms to the theory of relativity—the big ideas of science and technology shape an era's worldview. Open this book, grasp the newest ideas from thought leaders of today, then spring off from them to move back through the... Read more






Daily Calm
Written by National Geographic
National Geographic | Hardcover | October 2013
$19.95/23.95(Canada) | 978-1-4262-1169-0 (1-4262-1169-4)

National Geographic's new inspirational book combines meaningful, calming quotations and affirmations with powerful photography--the perfect source for relaxation and meditation. Each page of this elegant guide soothes as it inspires with quotations and images centered on monthly themes: a graceful pathway to a more mindful, beautiful life. Read more






Daily Gratitude
Written by National Geographic
National Geographic | Hardcover | October 28, 2014
$19.95/19.95(Canada) | 978-1-4262-1379-3 (1-4262-1379-4)

Filled with striking, natural-world photographs and insightful quotations, National Geographic's latest inspirational book takes on the most timeless and universal of topics: gratitude. Illuminating the diverse elements that make life precious, this book invites readers to savor what's really important--from friends and family to adventure and success to the simple comforts... Read more






Daily Joy
Written by National Geographic
National Geographic | Hardcover | November 2012
$19.95/22.95(Canada) | 978-1-4262-0967-3 (1-4262-0967-3)

The first in National Geographic's 365-photo-a-day line of inspirational books, Daily Joy unites inspiring words of joy with lovely National Geographic images of the world--a perfect gift to keep on your bedside table to read just before bed or first thing in the morning. Crafted in the tradition of the successful... Read more






Drives of a Lifetime
Written by National Geographic
National Geographic | Hardcover | October 2010
$40.00/45.00(Canada) | 978-1-4262-0677-1 (1-4262-0677-1)

Pack your suitcase, load up the car, and head for the open road! In the tradition of National Geographic Traveler magazine's award-winning annual feature showcasing the world's best auto trips, National Geographic presents Drives of a Lifetime: Where to Go, Why to Go, When to Go. This lavishly illustrated, hardcover travel...

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Edible
Written by National Geographic
National Geographic | Hardcover | November 2008
$40.00/45.00(Canada) | 978-1-4262-0372-5 (1-4262-0372-1)

A natural choice for the millions of people turning to a healthier lifestyle, this book invites readers on a sumptuously illustrated walk through the world garden to discover the story of some 250 food plants from field to table. Illustrated with more than 500 images and written by top international horticultural... Read more






The Field Guide to Fields
Written by National Geographic
National Geographic | Trade Paperback | March 2010
$21.95/26.95(Canada) | 978-1-4262-0508-8 (1-4262-0508-2)

For millennia, fields in their myriad forms have been among the most fundamental elements of the landscape of human civilization. Illustrated with 300 photographs and handsome linocut-style prints, the book explains how different landscapes, climates, and cultures produced a variety of field types, from the terraced rice paddies of Southeast Asia... Read more






Food Journeys of a Lifetime
Written by National Geographic
National Geographic | Hardcover | October 2009
$40.00/45.00(Canada) | 978-1-4262-0507-1 (1-4262-0507-4)

For pure pleasure, few experiences are as satisfying as a chance to explore the world’s great culinary traditions and landmarks—and here, in the latest title of our popular series of illustrated travel gift books, you’ll find a fabulous itinerary of foods, dishes, markets, and restaurants worth traveling far and wide to... Read more






Four Seasons of Travel
Written by National Geographic, Foreword by Andrew Evans
National Geographic | Hardcover | October 2013
$40.00/40.00(Canada) | 978-1-4262-1167-6 (1-4262-1167-8)

Spanning the globe with dozens of top places to go each season, National Geographic's expert travel writers and photographers invite you to experience the world's most tempting locales. Covering festivals, foliage displays, harvest celebrations, summer and winter sports and activities, local markets, animal migrations, and more, this lavish, beautifully photographed book... Read more






Great Empires
Written by National Geographic
National Geographic | Hardcover | November 2012
$40.00/45.00(Canada) | 978-1-4262-0829-4 (1-4262-0829-4)

Experience what life was like when pharaohs erected the majestic pyramids; when Hannibal commanded Carthage's 40,000 troops; when Charlemagne was crowned Holy Roman Emperor; and when the drive to conquer defined the destiny of leaders and the lives of ordinary people. Much of human history is destined to be forgotten--but thousands... Read more






In Focus
Written by National Geographic
National Geographic | Hardcover | September 2010
$16.95/20.00(Canada) | 978-1-4262-0647-4 (1-4262-0647-X)

The Collectors Series edition of In Focus is simply the existing book at a smaller trim size. This magnificent collection of 280 photographs by many of the world's greatest photographers tells the tale of portrait photography over time in page after page of arresting images. Each photograph stands proudly on its... Read more






Indian Nations of North America
Written by National Geographic, Rick Hill and Teri Frazier, Foreword by Herman Viola, Introduction by George Horsecapture
National Geographic | Hardcover | October 2010
$40.00/48.00(Canada) | 978-1-4262-0664-1 (1-4262-0664-X)

Walk with the indigenous people who settled North America —and with their descendants, whose more than 500 tribes range from the Arctic Circle across the Great Plains and to the Eastern Seaboard. Lakota, Cherokee, Navajo, Haida: these groups and many others are profiled in engaging entries and portrayed in magnificent images... Read more






Inside China
Written by National Geographic
National Geographic | Hardcover | October 2007
$50.00/62.00(Canada) | 978-1-4262-0126-4 (1-4262-0126-5)

China's emergence as an economic and cultural giant reigns as a key international story of our time. In an unprecedented visual tour de force, National Geographic chronicles this astonishing ascent through some of the most eye-opening, evocative, and extraordinary pictures ever recorded of the enigmatic nation, past and present.

Exotic China... Read more






Journeys of a Lifetime
Written by National Geographic
National Geographic | Hardcover | October 2007
$40.00/50.00(Canada) | 978-1-4262-0125-7 (1-4262-0125-7)

No one knows the world like National Geographic—and in this lavish volume, we reveal our picks for the world's most fabulous journeys, along with helpful information for readers who want to try them out.

Compiled from the favorite trips of National Geographic's travel writers, Journeys of a Lifetime spans the globe... Read more





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