Author: National Geographic

Publisher: National Geographic Books

ISBN: 1426215436

Category: Reference

Page: 400

View: 8914

Provides physical and thematic maps of the Earth, covering such aspects as population, food, minerals, climate, politics, and energy, as well as maps of the surface of the Moon, Mars, inner and outer solar system, and universe.
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Author: National Geographic

Publisher: National Geographic Books

ISBN: 1426216602

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 200

View: 7338

With more than 470 maps and graphics, this atlas delivers award-winning cartography with superbly designed and amazingly informative maps and graphics providing accurate coverage of the whole world. Including introductory sections for each continent and the flags and country facts at the end of each continental section, this atlas features stunning satellite images that portray unique physical geography and highlights the sprawling extent of major cities.
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Author: National Geographic Society (U.S.),National Geographic

Publisher: National Geographic Books

ISBN: 1426314035

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 207

View: 2537

Contains the latest data, maps of the world, and graphs as well as lively essays about the world, geography-themed games, crosswords, and picture puzzles.
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Author: National Geographic Society (U.S.)

Publisher: Natl Geographic Society

ISBN: N.A

Category: Nature

Page: 699

View: 8353

Offers a comprehensive collection of geographic information, including charts, maps, and articles about climate, weather, geology, and human and cultural geography
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Your Fact-Filled Reference for School and Home!

Author: National Geographic Society (U. S.)

Publisher: National Geographic Children's Books

ISBN: 1426317751

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 143

View: 5921

Examines the Earth's geologic history, climate, vegetation, population, food, economies, and mineral resources, and offers physical, political, and subject maps of each continent.
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A Comprehensive Picture of the World Today with More Than 300 New Maps, Infographics, and Illustrations

Author: National Geographic Society (U.S.),National Geographic

Publisher: National Geographic

ISBN: 9781426212017

Category: Reference

Page: 335

View: 1464

Provides cartographic coverage of Earth, discussing vital geographic issues as reflected in thematic maps and infographics that cover topics ranging from climate change and population growth to civil strife and freshwater scarcity.
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Author: National Geographic Society (U.S.)

Publisher: National Geographic Books

ISBN: 9780792255673

Category: Reference

Page: 384

View: 2967

Provides physical and thematic maps of the Earth, covering such aspects as population, food, minerals, climate, politics, and energy, as well as maps of the surface of the Moon and Mars.
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Author: Jon Lloyd Dunn,Jonathan K. Alderfer

Publisher: National Geographic Books

ISBN: 1426208286

Category: Nature

Page: 574

View: 3268

Presents a guidebook which provides identification tips, information on behavior and nesting, locator and range maps, and plumage and species classification data on over 990 species of birds found in North America.
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Author: N.A

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 9780190263553

Category:

Page: 448

View: 1375

The only world atlas updated annually, guaranteeing that users will find the most current geographic information, Oxford's Atlas of the World is the most authoritative atlas on the market. Full of crisp, clear cartography of urban areas and virtually uninhabited landscapes around the globe, the Atlas is filled with maps of cities and regions at carefully selected scales that give a striking view of the Earth's surface. It opens with a fascinating look at world statistics, a six-page special on "The Future of the Oceans and Seas," and satellite images of earth, including eleven stunning images sourced from NASA's latest Earth Observation Satellite, Landsat 8, launched in 2013. The extraordinarily extensive front matter continues with a "Gazetteer of Nations" that has been comprehensively checked and updated to include recent economic and political changes, and a 48-page "Introduction to World Geography," beautifully illustrated with tables and graphs on numerous topics of geographic significance, such as the geology and atmosphere of Earth, food and water supply, biodiversity, energy, global conflict, human health, and standards of living. The hundreds of city and world maps that form the body of the Atlas have been thoroughly updated for this 22nd edition. Providing the finest global coverage available, the Atlas of the World is not only the best-selling volume of its size and price, but also the benchmark by which all other atlases are measured.
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Author: National Geographic

Publisher: National Geographic Books

ISBN: 1426217870

Category: TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING

Page: 256

View: 8216

This completely updated mini atlas puts the entire world in the palm of your hand in an accessible format. National Geographic's maps and atlases are critically acclaimed and world-renowned for their accuracy, originality, authoritative content, and clean design. Sized at 4 x 6 inches with a resilient soft cover, this atlas is designed for easy reference and convenient storage in a pocket, backpack, or desk. All maps are newly researched and updated. Other enhancements include a new physical world map reflecting the latest cartographic techniques, plus world and continental coverage of population, climate, land cover, fresh water, and natural hazards such as earthquakes, volcanoes, and tsunamis. Superb overall readability, engaging design, and navigational ease allow the reader to quickly retrieve information.
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Author: National Geographic Maps (Firm)

Publisher: National Geographic

ISBN: 9781426206344

Category: Reference

Page: 424

View: 5262

Provides physical maps as well as thematic maps covering such aspects as population, food, minerals, climate, and energy.
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Author: Albert H. Morehead

Publisher: Ballantine Books

ISBN: 0449911586

Category: Games

Page: 327

View: 4570

With complete rules on more than 300 popular card games, including the new international laws of contract bridge, this comprehensive book also includes special sections on: choosing games for particular occasions, teaching card games to children, the etiquette of card games, technical terms used in card games, and more. From the Paperback edition.
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Author: Joseph Gonzalez,Thomas E. Sherer

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 9781592571888

Category: Science

Page: 422

View: 6945

An updated guide to world geography explains geographical terminology, differentiates between physical and political geography, discusses the environmental and political events changing the world, and examines the latest statistics concerning country size, population, and geopolitical makeup, all accompanied by new, detailed maps. Original. 15,000 first printing.
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Author: National Geographic Maps (Firm)

Publisher: National Geographic Books

ISBN: 1426209959

Category: Reference

Page: 256

View: 2821

Provides a comprehensive atlas of the world, including population demographics, physical features, climate, and political borders.
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Author: National Geographic

Publisher: National Geographic

ISBN: 9781426218385

Category: Reference

Page: 416

View: 8861

Uniting National Geographic's incomparable photography with state-of-the-art cartographic technology, this is the most compelling, authoritative, and up-to-the-moment visual atlas on the market. Reimagined and completely updated for the first time since 2008, National Geographic's visual atlas of the world will delight and inspire. From spectacular space imagery to UNESCO World Heritage Sites, this stunning book showcases the diverse natural and cultural treasures of the world in glorious color. Featuring more than 200 fascinating maps, more than 350 new photos, and state-of-the-art cartography and satellite imagery, this is a must-have reference for families, travelers, students, librarians, and scholars. Each page was created in collaboration with the world's premier scientists, geographers, and cartographers and is populated with the most up-to-date information available, making this book the most beautiful and authoritative visual atlas available today.
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An Irreverent Guide to The Plots, The Singers, The Composers, The Recordings

Author: Sir Denis Forman

Publisher: Modern Library

ISBN: 0307807827

Category: Music

Page: 976

View: 3138

This slightly irreverent guide to opera summarizes the plots of 17 of the world's great operas, including Aida, La Boheme, and Carmen, and describes their characters, artists, and composers. From the Hardcover edition.
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The Complete Personology Reference Guide

Author: Saffi Crawford,Geraldine Sullivan

Publisher: Ballantine Books

ISBN: 9780307489722

Category: Body, Mind & Spirit

Page: 840

View: 8788

The most complete, comprehensive birthday forecast available--synthesizing the secrets of astrology, numerology, and fixed stars! In this delightfully addictive, wholly accessible book, two skilled astrologers guide you toward greater psychological insight, self-awareness, and a keen understanding of your unique position in the universe. Packed with an extraordinary wealth of knowledge and clear, easy-to-interpret graphs and charts, The Power of Birthdays, Stars and Numbers provides: ¸ BIRTHDAY FORECASTS--366 profiles--one for each day of the year--reveal your positive and negative personality traits, career strengths, tips on love and relationships, your secret self, your best days for romance and friendship, potential fatal attractions, famous people who share your birthday, and much more! INCLUDING! ¸ FIXED STARS--Though astrologers have used fixed stars for centuries, now the general public can reap the rewards of this classic method for enlightenment. The stars that line the heavens radiate great power, depending on your date of birth. You'll learn your primary fixed star plus those that influence your astrological chart. ¸ NUMEROLOGICAL PROFILES--Discover the importance of the nine basic numbers, and learn how to calculate your holistic number (which reveals your life purpose) and your personal year number (which sheds light on what specific lessons a particular year has in store for you). Travel beyond the twelve signs of the zodiac and tap into The Power of Birthdays, Stars and Numbers. You hold centuries of wisdom in your hands. From the Trade Paperback edition.
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Author: Central Intelligence Agency

Publisher: Masterlab

ISBN: 8379912136

Category: Reference

Page: 3100

View: 3596

The World Factbook provides information on the history, people, government, economy, geography, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues for 267 world entities. The World Factbook is prepared by the Central Intelligence Agency. Comprehensive guide full of facts, maps, flags, and detailed information. A must for travellers, businessmen, politicians, and all who wants to know more about our fascinating world. -- We share these facts with the people of all nations in the belief that knowledge of the truth underpins the functioning of free societies (From official webpage). Tags: world, guide, facts, almanach
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Author: N.A

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 9780190265410

Category:

Page: 224

View: 5966

With hundreds of dramatic, full-color, large-format maps produced by Europe's finest team of cartographers, the fifth edition of the New Concise World Atlas solidifies Oxford's position as the only publisher of regularly updated atlases at every desirable size and price. Containing over 100 pages of the most up-to-date topographic and political maps, the New Concise World Atlas also features a new front section of satellite imagery to replace the old "Earth in Space" section, as well as new detailed maps of the ocean seafloors. In addition to this new front section, there are 16 extra pages of world maps for this new edition covering areas such as Kazakhstan, Central Asia, Egypt, Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, Peru, and Brazil. Recent changes to the world's geography are thoroughly captured in this edition; fully updated tables and world statistics provide data on climate, population, area, and physical dimensions. Finally, an index with over 58,000 items make searching for lesser-known locales quick and easy. Truly international in scope, created with meticulous care, and reflecting the very latest political developments and census information, Oxford's New Concise World Atlas, Fifth Edition achieves the highest standard among international map resources. This engaging and affordable resource is second to none in the superb quality of its maps, the breadth of its coverage, and its easy-to-use convenience.
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Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780007941278

Category:

Page: 544

View: 6591

This globally prestigious record of our extraordinary world, available as a leather-bound limited edition. Only 50 copies of the Limited Edition Atlas of the World are available. Each unique copy comes with a limited print on canvas of the World map from The Times Survey Atlas of the World 1922.
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