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National Geographic Concise History of Science & Invention: An Illustrated Time Line - National Geographic Society Staff
ISBN: 9781426205446
Publication Date: 2009-10-27
This concise, organized look at humankind's key scientific and innovative achievements spans all human history, presenting 10 distinct eras from the first glimmers of intelligence to the cutting-edge technologies of the modern world. 350 photographs.

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Great Empires: An Illustrated Atlas - National Geographic Society Staff
ISBN: 9781426208294
Publication Date: 2012-11-20
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 of years have not erased the epic stories of the great empires of the world.

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  • Beneath New York. NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC magazine dept., 2006 May 
  • California's Parched Oasis. NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC magazine, 1976 Jan. 
  • California's Pipe Dream. NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC magazine, 2010 Apr. 
  • Carrying Water Through a Desert: The Story of the Los Angeles Aqueduct. NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC magazine, 1910 July 
  • New York--The Metropolis of Mankind. NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC magazine, 1918 July 
  • Staircase Farms of the Ancients: Astounding Farming Skill of Ancient Peruvians, Who Were Among the Most Industrious and Highly Organized People in History. NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC magazine, 1916 May 
  • The Chaos of Supply. California: Desert in Disguise. NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC magazine, 1993 Nov. Water Issue 
  • The Colorado: A River Drained Dry. NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC magazine, 1991 June 
  • The Troubled Waters of Mono Lake. NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC magazine, 1981 Oct.
  • The Washington Aqueduct and Cabin John Bridge. NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC magazine, 1897 Dec.
  • Wells Done Well. NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC magazine dept. regional edition, 2011 Feb.

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