Regional Geography of the United States and Canada

Regional Geography of the United States and Canada

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Appropriate for an introductory course in the Geography of the United States and Canada.In this regionally organized text, the author applies his well-known focus on landscape appreciation to the regional geography of the United States and Canada. This approach emphasizes the description and interpretation of North American landscapes, including their sequential development. Issues such as ecosystems, urban morphology, agriculture and inland waterways are all studied in depth.show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 560 pages
  • 208.3 x 256.5 x 30.5mm | 1,224.71g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Pearson
  • United States
  • English
  • 3rd edition
  • 0130288659
  • 9780130288653

Table of contents

1. The North American Continent. 2. The Physical Environment. 3. Population. 4. The North American City. 5. Regions of the United States and Canada. 6. The Atlantic Northeast. 7. French Canada. 8. Megalopolis. 9. The Appalachians and the Ozarks. 10. The Inland South. 11. The Southeastern Coast. 12. The Heartland. 13. The Great Plains and Prairies. 14. The Rocky Mountains. 15. The Intermontane West. 16. The California Region. 17. The Hawaiian Islands. 18. The North Pacific Coast. 19. The Boreal Forest. 20. The Arctic.show more

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