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A dictionary of geography

Author: Susan Mayhew
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2009.
Series: Oxford paperback reference.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : 4th edView all editions and formats
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"This invaluable dictionary provides comprehensive coverage in one volume of both human and physical geography. For this third edition, existing entries have been fully revised and updated, and 345 new new entries have been added, making this essential reference for all students of geography, whether at school or university." "It is the most up-to-date dictionary of geography available, with over 6,000 clear and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Wörterbuch
Dictionaries
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Susan Mayhew
ISBN: 9780199231812 0199231818 019923180X 9780199231805
OCLC Number: 244416787
Notes: Previous ed.: 2004.
Description: 551 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Contents: ABBREVIATIONS ; A-Z DICTIONARY ; FACTFINDER APPENDIX
Series Title: Oxford paperback reference.
Other Titles: Oxford dictionary of geography
Responsibility: Susan Mayhew.
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Containing 6,400 fully revised and updated entries on all aspects of physical and human geography, this dictionary is the most comprehensive of its kind. It includes feature panels on key areas and  Read more...

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