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Philip's World Atlas: Hardback

Philip's World Atlas: Hardback

An information-packed hardback world atlas from Philip's, published in association with the Royal Geographical Society - fully revised and updated

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ISBN 9781849075176
Barcode 9781849075176
Published 12 March 2019 by OCTOPUS PUBLISHING GROUP
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Maps, Philip's
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ISBN-13 9781849075176
ISBN-10 1849075174
Stock Available
Status Indent title (internationally sourced), usually ships 4-6 weeks
Publisher OCTOPUS PUBLISHING GROUP
Imprint Philip's
Publication Date 12 March 2019
International Publication Date 7 March 2019
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Maps, Philip's
Category Maps, Charts & Atlases
Travel / Road Maps & Atlases
Number of Pages 264
Dimensions Width: 236mm
Height: 312mm
Spine: 30mm
Weight 1,500g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Library of Congress Atlases - Great Britain, World maps
NBS Text General Atlases & Maps (not folded)
ONIX Text General/trade
Dewey Code 912
Catalogue Code 964381

Description of this Book

- 96 pages of physical and political maps - 'The World in Focus' 32 page illustrated thematic section - 'World Cities' 48 pages of city plans - Spectacular satellite images With 96 pages of authoritative world maps, a comprehensive index, 70 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 hill-shading on the physical maps provides an exceptionally vivid portrayal of landforms. The 32-page introductory section - 'The World in Focus' - covers key geographical themes such as the Earth's position in the Solar System, the structure of the Earth, climate and weather, the environment, population, resources, economics and international organizations. The 48-page 'World Cities' section provides urban-area and city-centre maps marking tourist sites for 70 of the world's most important cities, backed up by a comprehensive index. Full-page satellite images for 9 of the cities featured complete this section. The 35,000-name index includes geographical features as well as towns and cities, with both letter-figure grid references and latitude and longitude co-ordinates.

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