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Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain)

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Works: 2,097 works in 3,150 publications in 1 language and 33,172 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  Conference proceedings  History  Bibliography  Biography  Pictorial works  Remote-sensing images  Maps  Dictionaries  Biography‡vDictionaries 
Roles: Cartographer, Editor, Composer, Publisher, Contributor, Other
Classifications: G7, 910.5
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Most widely held works about Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain)
 
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Most widely held works by Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain)
The geographical journal by Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain)( )

in English and No Linguistic content and held by 4,368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

ProQuest electronic version of: The Geographical journal. Supports browsing, searching, and printing of documents
Proceedings of the Royal Geographical Society of London by Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain)( )

in English and Undetermined and held by 1,926 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The journal of the Royal Geographic Society of London by Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain)( )

in English and held by 1,209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes list of members
Transactions by Institute of British Geographers( )

in English and held by 922 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explorers : great tales of adventure and endurance by Alasdair Macleod( Book )

7 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 844 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lavish visual survey of the world's greatest explorers, revealing who they were, where they went, and how their expeditions shaped the course of human history
Area by Institute of British Geographers( )

in English and held by 692 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New geographical literature and maps by Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain)( )

in English and held by 607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Racial variation in man : proceedings of a symposium held at the Royal Geographical Society, London, on 19 and 20 September 1974( Book )

3 editions published in 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biology and ethics; proceedings of a symposium held at the Royal Geographical Society, London, on 26 and 27 September 1968 by Symposium <<Biology and ethics>>( Book )

3 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ecotourism : a sustainable option? by Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain)( Book )

8 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Published in association with the Royal Geographical Society
Geography yesterday and tomorrow by E. H Brown( Book )

6 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Incluye una sección de la Royal Geographical Society
Philip's world atlas by Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain)( Book )

33 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes 96 pages of authoritative world maps, a comprehensive index, 67 city maps and a thematic section providing information on topics covered in geography, humanities and economics courses. Philip's World Atlas is recommended for students as well as for general home reference. The 96 pages of physical and political maps give a balanced coverage of the world at well-chosen scales. The 32-page introductory section covers key geographical themes. The 48-page 'World Cities' section provides urban-area and city-centre maps marking tourist sites for 67 of the world's most important cities, backed up by a comprehensive index. There is a 35,000-name index
Man-made lakes : proceedings by Ro McConnell( Book )

5 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Problems of birds as pests : proceedings of a symposium held at the Royal Geographical Society, London, on 28 and 29 September, 1967 by R. K Murton( Book )

4 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Problems of Birds as Pests covers the proceedings of the symposium held at the Royal Geographical Society in London on 28 and 29 September 1967. The text focuses on the problems posed by birds on agriculture and air transport, as well as control of population, scaring techniques, and warning systems. The selection first discusses prospective considerations concerning bio-acoustics in relation to bird-scaring techniques and recent developments in bird scaring on airfields. Topics include system of behavior and hierarchy of signals, informative content of acoustic signals, and signal-noise
Recent geographical literature, maps, and photographs added to the Society's collections( )

in English and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The biological significance of climatic changes in Britain; proceedings of a symposium held at the Royal Geographical Society, London, on 29 and 30 October 1964 by C. G Johnson( Book )

4 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Royal Geographical Society history of world exploration by Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain)( Book )

7 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers historic and contemporary explorations of the oceans and continents
The lands of Cazembe: Lacerda's journey to Cazembe in 1798 by Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain)( Book )

10 editions published between 1872 and 1969 in English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Change in the Amazon basin by John Hemming( Book )

5 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biology and the manufacturing industries; proceedings of a symposium held at the Royal Geographical Society, London, on 29 and 30 September 1966 by M Brook( Book )

2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Explorers : great tales of adventure and endurance
Alternative Names

controlled identityAssociation for Promoting the Discovery of the Interior Parts of Africa

controlled identityRoyal Geographical Society (with The Institute of British Geographers)

Geographic Society

Geographical Society

Geographische Gesellschaft

Kgl. Geographische Gesellschaft

Knigliche Geographische Gesellschaft

RGS

RGS (Royal Geographical Society : Great Britain)

Royal Geographic Society

Royal Geographic Society (Great Britain)

Royal Geographical Society

Royal Geographical Society, London

Royal Geographical Society of London

Languages
English (346)

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Ecotourism : a sustainable option?Philip's world atlasThe fifty years' work of the Royal Geographical SocietyTo the ends of the Earth : visions of a changing world : 175 years of exploration and photography