3 edition of geographical description of the world found in the catalog.
geographical description of the world
|Statement||By John Melish.|
|LC Classifications||G125 .M55|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||280|
|LC Control Number||32035432|
Secondly, many disputed political topics, e.g, disputed borders, were written/ mapped in this book in a careless, biased or even wrong manner WITHOUT well balanced description. Those should NOT be in a Geographic reference/ encyclopedia book Overall, felt very disappointed and will return immediately/5(96).
Organized by continent, this guide provides a photograph-rich tour of the culture and geography of our world. Physical, political, climate & vegetation, and population world maps are provided at the beginning of the book, before the more detailed region-by-region sections. Maps of countries are provided alongside fact-boxes, photographs, and detailed captions of people, famous monuments Brand: DK Children.
The DK Geography of the World is that rare book that delivers more than it promises. The book opens with excellent introductions for school and family levels on the physical world, moving continents, climate and vegetation, world population, and the political world before launching into region by region and country by country brief surveys.5/5(4).
This book is a good reference for every countries with brief description and general geographical view. Lack of details and explanation for specific terms, natural hazards. However, it is beautifully covered with maps, landscapes and traditions/5. Atlas of World Geography Edition Unstated by Rand McNally and Company (Editor) out of 5 stars 4 ratings.
ISBN ISBN Why is ISBN important. ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book. The digit and digit formats both work/5(4).
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Story-based applications of geography skills help students reinforce what they have learned. Editor Gerhard Robbers is a professor of law at the Institute for European Constitutional Law at the University of Trier, Germany, specializing in constitutional law, law of religion, and international public law.
He also serves as judge at the court of appeals of Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany. He holds a Ph.D. in law from the University of Freiburg and has published extensively in the field 5/5(2).
Geography is a field of science that specializes in the study of land, the features, the inhabitants and the phenomenon of the Earth.
It is a discipline that seeks an understanding of the earth and its humans and the various natural phenomenon that occur around us and how interestingly they without any knowledge of ours affect our psychology and our outlook towards things.
Geography plays a. "Quite simply, one of the best books about geopolitics you could imagine: reading it geographical description of the world book like having a light shone on your understanding." ― The Evening Standard "In an ever more complex,chaotic and interlinked world, Prisoners of Geography is a concise and useful primer on geo-politics.” ― Newsweek Europe "Marshall is excellent on some of the highways and byways of geopolitics."Reviews: K.
This brand-new addition to the Basher range of books, which include the bestselling Complete Periodic Table from the Basher Science series, offers a unique and exciting way to explore the Geography: Countries of the World features a different take on the traditional atlas approach and will capture the imagination of readers with its quirky and highly memorable characters to Reviews: The DK Geography of the World is that rare book that delivers more than it promises.
The book opens with excellent introductions for school and family levels on the physical world, moving continents, climate and vegetation, world population, and the political world before launching into region by region and country by country brief surveys/5(6). This is the table of contents for the book Regional Geography of the World: Globalization, People, and Places (v.
For more details on it (including licensing), click here. This book is licensed under a Creative Commons by-nc-sa license. Name: Jessica M. Dilsaver Type of Reference: Geographical Reference – Atlas Reference Citation: Oxford University Press.
Oxford atlas of the world. New York, NY: Oxford University Press, USA. Call Number: Ref Brief Description: Full of crisp, clear cartography of urban areas and virtually uninhabited landscapes around the globe, the Atlas has maps of cities and regions /5(19). Wexford-Missaukee ISD.
This book provides accurate and current information regarding world regional geography in an easy-to-read format. Fundamental geographic concepts and regions are presented in concise chapters that provide a foundational framework for understanding development patterns around the world.
Geographical Description involved in any study of this science. Among these principles are the location, the description or the comparison. By using them, a correct development is achieved in any investigation or geographical description.
The term geography comes from the Greek words"Gea", which means Earth, and"grafía", whose meaning is. Book Description: World Regional Geography: People, Places and Globalization provides students with a working knowledge of world geography in an easy-to-read format.
Basic geographic concepts of world places are presented in concise chapters, and each chapter provides a foundational framework for understanding the development patterns of world regions. The book covers all major world regions. I dislike that East and Southeast Asia is lumped into a single region.
Most world regional geography textbooks split that part of Asia into at two regions for better depth of coverage of this high population, diverse region. Rand McNally's Atlas of World Geography provides engaging and richly illustrated geographic information for secondary students from grades Thematic maps, graphs and charts help present a more complete portrait of our physical and political world.
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The Nile Delta of Egypt, irrigated by the Nile River and its many distributaries, is some of the richest farm land in the world and home to over half of Egypt's population.
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Nature of geography Geography is. an academic discipline – a body of knowledge given to − or received by − a disciple (student); a branch or sphere of knowledge, or field of study, that an individual has chosen to specialize in.
Modern geography is an all-encompassing discipline that seeks to understand the Earth and all of its human and natural complexities − not merely where objects.
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Geography and Climate of Mexico Mexico has a highly varied topography that consists of rugged mountains with high elevations, deserts, high plateaus, and low coastal plains.
For example, its highest point is at 18, feet (5, m) while its lowest is feet ( m). Geography (from Greek: γεωγραφία, geographia, literally "earth description") is a field of science devoted to the study of the lands, features, inhabitants, and phenomena of the Earth and planets. The first person to use the word γεωγραφία was Eratosthenes (– BC).
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