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National Geographic almanac of geography

Author: Roger M Downs; Frederick Albert Day
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
A geographical almanac.

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National Geographic almanac of geography.
Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, ©2005
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Roger M Downs; Frederick Albert Day
ISBN: 079223877X 9780792238775 0792268342 9780792268345
OCLC Number: 60373691
Description: 512 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps ; 25 cm
Contents: pt. 1. Geography past and present. --
What is geography? --
History of geography --
Geography today --
Maps and globes --
pt. 2. Physical geography. --
Planet earth --
Weather --
Climate --
Earth materials and tectonic processes --
Landforms and landscapes --
Soils and bioregions --
pt. 3. Human geography. --
Population --
Migration --
Cultural geography --
Economic geography --
Urban geography --
Political geography --
Environment and society --
pt. 4. Places. --
Country by country --
World maps.
Other Titles: Almanac of geography
Responsibility: contributing geographers, chief consultant, Roger M. Downs ; Frederick A. Day [and others].
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The ultimate illustrated reference book on both physical and human geography from the world's leading authority on the subject is packed with hundreds of photographs, drawings, charts, sidebars,  Read more...


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