This atlas provides a comprehensive view of the world through accurate and accessible reference maps, illustrated thematic spreads and detailed world statistics. The maps have been designed and created specifically for this format and provide balanced coverage of the whole world. The highly illustrative world and continental thematic spreads complement the reference maps and provide detailed information on major geographical themes and world issues. economy, health and communications, are presented through maps, satellite images, photographs, statistics and graphics. These are backed up by detailed world statistics on key socio-economic indicators. The comprehensive index contains over 45,000 place names and includes special gazetteer-style entries, which provide key facts about selected places and geographical features around the world. highly illustrated world and continental thematic pages; details of all the world's states and territories; world statistics of major socio-economic indicators; and an index to over 45,000 place names.
The HarperCollins Student World Atlas contains ninety-two pages of reference maps complemented by highly illustrated coverage of major world issues and geography. Topics, which include climate and weather, the oceans, population, the world economy, and health and communications, are presented through satellite images, photographs, graphics, and detailed statistics. The comprehensive index contains over 45,000 place names and includes special gazetteer-style entries providing information about selected places and geographical features around the world.
A new, fully updated edition of this bestselling atlas of the world. The clear and detailed mapping has been brought fully up-to-date to reflect all recent geopolitical changes. Great value and contains all the world maps you need in a budget atlas, for family, study and business use.FEATURES:,*46 pages of fully revised, detailed reference maps of the world.,*Map of the world's countries and physical features.,*Introductory section includes facts on all the countries of the world, including flags, area, population, capital city, languages, religions and currency.,*Map of the world's time zones.,*Over 10,000 index entries.
This perfect family reference atlas provides a comprehensive and topical view of today s world and the issues facing it. It includes. It includes more than 150 pages of highly accurate and fully up-to-date maps, with an index of over 50,000 place names. Highly illustrated thematic pages provide detailed information on, and interpretations of, major geographical themes and global issues, including the environment, world conflict, population, climate change and the international drugs trade. A fully revised world statistics section offers thousands of country statistics that enable the reader to learn more about the world. Comparative satellite images show dramatic examples of environmental change e.g. deforestation."
A paperback edition of this fully revised general reference atlas in the exciting Collins world atlas range. Highly detailed maps giving balanced worldwide coverage, beautifully illustrated thematic pages and thousands of facts and statistics enable the user to know the world.
The new edition of this popular pocket-sized world atlas has fully up-to-date mapping and statistics, and includes the latest interesting facts about the world. This up-to-date world atlas reflects all recent global changes. Designed in the distinctive Collins style, this is a detailed guide to the world in a handy format. Detailed maps, specifically designed for this small format, provide balanced and up-to-date coverage of the world. The maps rely on the latest cartographic technology to ensure their accuracy, accessibility and distinctive style. The level of detail is impressive for such a small format atlas, and the index contains references to over 20,000 place names. Includes: All recent political changes included in the mapping. Depicts place names changes around the world.
A visual atlas that brings the world and its people to life with modern mapping, pictures, facts, and stories, perfect for kids ages 8-12, and fully revised and updated. Using modern mapping based on the latest seamless, cloud-free satellite image data, Children's Illustrated World Atlas takes kids on the ultimate round-the-world trip, from the Americas to Australasia and Oceania. Each detailed map is accompanied by pictures and stories that explore the society, culture, and history of each region, giving young readers an immediate sense of place not conveyed in standard atlases. Bite-size, country-by-country facts and stats are included at the start of each chapter for additional knowledge, and a place-name index identifies 7,500 locations around the world. Kids will even learn about popular discussion topics such as globalization, the environment, and the communication revolution in a contemporary introduction section. Together with facts, maps, satellite images, and local stories, this fully updated and revised Children's Illustrated World Atlas is a global yet personal experience and brings together views from all over the world - from Bolivia's bustling markets to carnival in Venice.
Completely new edition and rebranded edition of the best-selling Collins Longman Student Atlas. Perfectly created for Key Stage 4 students and a vital tool for all students. Collins Student Atlas is a completely new edition of the highly successful Collins Longman Student Atlas. It features 128 pages of up-to-date reference and thematic mapping, 8 pages of World country-by-country statistics and a fully comprehensive index to all names appearing on the reference maps. The Atlas has been specifically designed for students aged 14 to 16, however its well-researched uncluttered design makes it easy for all student use. This new edition features extended map coverage on each page and colour coding has been introduced in the titling and marginalia to create distinct, easy to use sections. Thematic maps and accompanying graphs and tables adhere strictly to the National curriculum and cover topics such as tourism, telecommunications, environmental and socio-economic topics. All maps have been fully up-dated using the latest statistical information available. The inclusion of a list of relevant web addresses on each thematic page ensures students are motivated to explore more deeply into a