The definitive guide for adventurers crossing the continent since its first edition in 1991.
Author: Siân Pritchard-Jones,Bob Gibbons
Publisher: Bradt Travel Guides
Have the world at your fingertips with this quick reference world atlas From the barren desserts of the Sahara to the frosty Rocky Mountains, and with 97 full-colour maps using the latest digital mapping, Essential World Atlas 8th Edition brings you the Earth in more detail than ever before. The maps encompass the political and physical world, the global economy, time zones, population, languages, climate, region, and global conflict with information, photographs, and diagrams. Explore data profiles of each country with detailed facts, key statistics and time zones from across the globe, plus a full index with over 20,000 entries. All this, and a glossary of geographical terms to keep you fully in the know makes The Essential World Atlas 8th Edition the perfect reference for business, home or school.
Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd
Gathers detailed color maps of every region of the world, as well as world statistical information and color maps of major cities, and includes pictures of the flags of the nations.
Author: George Philip & Son,Oxford University Press
Publisher: Oxford University Press
The Essential World Atlas offers 144 pages of stunning full-color, computer-generated relief maps in a handy paperback format. This second edition features extensive, up-to-date international coverage within its 96-page section of world maps, with a 35,000-name general index and full geographical coordinates. A 32-page section of U.S. maps includes a 7,000 name index; political, topographical, and climate maps; as well as close-ups of urban areas, making finding any town, region, or mountain range an easy task. Incorporating the very latest political information, the Atlas provides statistics and survey data on countries, physical dimensions of continents, oceans, mountains, islands, and rivers, a section on flags of the world, and an informative users guide. Meticulously crafted and thoroughly updated, The Essential World Atlas is an indispensable resource.
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
This book explores geoeconomic insights into the global economy of superpowers. In ten chapters, the author explores causal relationships between global economic disparities and historical events, proceeding from the general to the specific.
A Dynamic Force in Geoeconomic Competition of Superpowers
Author: Jae Wan Chung
Publisher: Lexington Books
Category: Business & Economics
Containing Seventy-four New and Specially Engraved Plates with Statistical Notes & Complete Index
Author: George Philip & Son,Ernst Georg Ravenstein
Der außergewöhnlichste Reiseführer der Welt Der Atlas Obscura sieht nur auf den ersten Blick aus wie ein Reiseführer. Es ist vor allem ein Buch zum Lesen und Träumen – eine Wunderkammer voller unerwarteter, bizarrer und mysteriöser Orte, die gleichermaßen Wunderlust und Wanderlust hervorrufen. Jede einzelne Seite dieses außergewöhnlichen Buchs erweitert unseren Horizont und zeigt uns, wie wunderbar und schräg die Welt in Wirklichkeit ist. Fesselnde Texte, hunderte von fantastischen Fotos, überraschende Fakten und Karten für jede Region des Globus machen es nahezu unmöglich, nicht gleich die nächste Seite aufzuschlagen und weiterzuschmökern! Eine erstaunliche Liebeserklärung an die Welt, in der wir leben.
Entdeckungsreisen zu den verborgenen Wundern der Welt
Author: Joshua Foer,Ella Morton,Dylan Thuras
Publisher: Mosaik Verlag
Category: Social Science
Category: Bibliography, National
Karten und Fakten zur globalen Karten und Fakten zur globalen Erwärmung
Author: Kirstin Dow,Thomas E. Downing
Containing Seventy-two New and Specially Engraved Plates, with Statistical Notes & Complete Index
Author: Ernest George Ravenstein
Philip's Navigator Road Atlases - the UK's best-selling Road Atlases. The No.1 Choice of Road Atlas for the serious motorist. No other road atlas of Britain offers this level of detail and clarity. 'A map that beats all others' The Daily Telegraph 'Scale, accuracy and clarity are without parallel' Driving Magazine 'No.1 in the UK for clear maps' Independent research survey Britain's best road mapping in a great spiral format. Every street in Britain marked on the maps. Over 3000 roads named. Fixed speed-camera locations, with speed limits. 100 indexed town-centre maps plus approaches maps to 12 major urban areas. Super-detailed 6-page route-planning section. Up-to-date mapping at 1.5 miles to 1 inch. Exceptional road detail, from motorways to country lanes, with every junction, roundabout and slip-road shown. Thousands of individually named farms, houses and hamlets. Philip's Navigator Britain shows speed-camera locations, with their speed limits, and provides over 3000 road names as well as numbers. It also includes a massive selection of 100 indexed town-centre maps, detailed approach maps to 12 major urban areas, plus route-planning maps, a distance table, and a fully comprehensive 43,000-name index. The main road maps are at 1.5 miles to 1 inch (Northern Scotland at 3 miles to 1 inch) and are extra clear and detailed, showing even the smallest roads and lanes that are omitted from other atlases. Every roundabout, junction and slip-road is shown in detail on main roads and motorways. In country areas, thousands of individual houses and farms are marked, along with footpaths and tracks. The alpha-numeric grid is based on the National Grid, so that the atlas can be used with GPS systems. In addition, every street in Britain is located on the maps. Over 8000 tourist attractions and places of interest are shown and named on the maps, including national parks, nature reserves, RSPB reserves, TWT reserves, houses and gardens, beaches, marinas, canals, county showgrounds, CCC camping and caravan sites, shopping villages, World Heritage Sites, long-distance footpaths, sporting venues, park and rides, and ferries. Available in a Flexi Paperback or a Spiral Paperback binding, Philip's Navigator Britain is widely used by professional drivers and the emergency services, including national police training, and is recommended in the motoring press and national newspapers.
Author: Philip's Maps and Atlases Staff
This encyclopedia includes more than 20,000 entries and has been fully reviewed, revised and updated with added coverage of current affairs, world politics, technology and major new figures in popular culture, literature, and science. Key articles include Internet links to facilitate further research.
Author: Octopus Publishing Group
Category: Encyclopedias and dictionaries