A Dictionary of Geography

A Dictionary of Geography

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This invaluable dictionary provides comprehensive coverage in one volume of both human and physical geography. For this second edition, existing entries have been fully updated and 1,000 new entries have been added, making this an essential reference for all students of geography, whether at school or university. The features include: over 6,000 clear and concise definitions; authoritative entries encompass the range of the subject, including cartography, surveying, meteorology, climatology, ecology, population, industry, and development; up-to-date treatment of topics, such as plate tectonics, remote sensing, geographic information systems, and aerial differentiation; and factfinder with key economic and population statistics for nearly 40 countries.show more

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  • Paperback | 466 pages
  • 130 x 195.3 x 30mm | 388.17g
  • Oxford University Press
  • Oxford Paperbacks
  • Oxford, United Kingdom
  • Revised
  • 2nd Revised edition
  • line drawings
  • 0192800345
  • 9780192800343

About Susan Mayhew

About the Author Susan Mayhew is the author of a number of books on geography including Passnotes Geography, Masterstudies Geography, and Revision tests Geography. She is currently a teacher of geography in Oxford, England.show more

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