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4 edition of Dorling Kindersley world reference atlas. found in the catalog.

Dorling Kindersley world reference atlas.

Dorling Kindersley Publishing, Inc.

Dorling Kindersley world reference atlas.

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Published by Dorling Kindersley in New York, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Atlases

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index/gazetteer.

    Other titlesWorld reference atlas.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsG1021 .D63 1994
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 atlas (732 p.) :
    Number of Pages732
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17734673M
    ISBN 101564586510
    LC Control Number94019376
    OCLC/WorldCa30623464

    DK publishes highly visual, photographic nonfiction for adults and children. Despite differences in language, appearance, or culture, maps are universal touchstones in human civilization. The first third of the book is composed of detailed maps of all the different continents and areas of the world. All these elements combine to create a historical atlas that is a joy to explore, easy to use, and unmatched in its breadth and depth of information.

    Our adult range spans travel, including the award-winning DK Eyewitness Travel Guides, history, science, nature, sport, gardening, cookery, and parenting. On 1 JuneBradyGames merged with Prima Gamesand future strategy guides made by the publishing company were published under the Prima Games label [15]which was sold to Asteri Holdings in New books: 1 - 19 of Most of the company's books are produced by teams of editors and designers who work with freelance writers and illustrators.

    Part reference, part anthology, part cookbook, part history book, part songbook, part shopping guide, part crafts, and part trivia book, this hefty volume with color illustrations belongs on every family's shelf. Can you tell the difference between a synecdoche and a metonymy? The first third of the book is composed of detailed maps of all the different continents and areas of the world. Truly international in scope, created with meticulous care, and reflecting the very latest political developments and census information, Oxford's New Concise World Atlas, Fifth Edition achieves the highest standard among international map resources.


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Dorling Kindersley world reference atlas. book

Completing the atlas, and with full latitude and longitude co-ordinates along with letter-figure grid references, the extensive index of over 64, names includes geographical features such as mountains, rivers, lakes and deserts, as well as provinces, towns and cities.

DK acts as the parent company for Alpha Books, publisher of the Idiot's Guides series and Prima Games, video gaming publishers, as well as the award-winning travel publisher, Rough Guides.

Penguin's trade publishing activity continued to include DK under the newly formed Penguin Random House. Primary Subject. Report incorrect product info. This engaging and affordable resource is second to none in the superb quality of its maps, the breadth of its coverage, and its easy-to-use convenience.

With detailed maps and full coverage of the world's regions, this handy little atlas is a great reference to have around.

We have a reputation for innovation in design for both print and digital products. BradyGames[ edit ] BradyGames was a publishing company in the United States operating as a DK imprintwhich specializes in video game strategy guidescovering multiple video game platforms.

Finally, an index with over 58, items make searching for lesser-known locales quick and easy. The pages of physical and political maps - fully revised and updated - have been selected to provide balanced coverage of the continents, while giving prominence to densely populated and economically or strategically important areas.

DK's extensive children's list showcases a fantastic store of information for children, toddlers, and babies.

DK World Reference Atlas

Projections and scales have been chosen to maximize legibility and minimize distortion over the largest regions. The rest of the atlas is a "factfile" guide that shares statistics about the countries of the world. DK's aim is to inform, enrich, and entertain readers of all ages, and everything DK publishes, whether print or digital, embodies the unique DK design approach.

Please verify cost before checkout. On 1 JuneBradyGames merged with Prima Gamesand future strategy guides made by the publishing company were published under the Prima Games label [15]which was sold to Asteri Holdings in Our adult range spans travel, including the award-winning DK Eyewitness Travel Guides, history, science, nature, sport, gardening, cookery, and parenting.

Show more. DK's aim is to inform, enrich, and entertain readers of all ages, and everything DK publishes, whether print or digital, embodies the unique DK design approach.

Our adult range spans travel, including the award-winning DK Eyewitness Travel Guides, history, science, nature, sport, gardening, cookery, and parenting. Included also is a superb new page 'Images of Earth' section, showing 25 of the world's most important cities and regions in Europe, Asia, Africa, Australasia and the Americas in breath-taking satellite imagery.

In addition to this new front section, there are 16 extra pages of world maps for this new edition covering areas such as Kazakhstan, Central Asia, Egypt, Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, Peru, and Brazil. Acclaimed by geographers everywhere, Philip's physical maps combine relief shading with layer-coloured contours to give a stunning visual impression of the Earth's surface, while charting physical features, settlements and communications with meticulous accuracy.

The Old Farmer's Almanac! That same year, Microsoft bought a 26 percent stake in DK. Our trusted researchers put together an atlas that's trustworthy and complete, perfect for amateur geographers, students, and anyone interested in learning more about maps and the world around us.

All these elements combine to create a historical atlas that is a joy to explore, easy to use, and unmatched in its breadth and depth of information. Containing over pages of the most up-to-date topographic and political maps, the New Concise World Atlas also features a new front section of satellite imagery to replace the old "Earth in Space" section, as well as new detailed maps of the ocean seafloors.

Now in its sixth edition, this global guide is updated with new maps, facts, and stats to satisfy the trivia buff, supplement the news watcher, and keep modern families well-informed all in a handy, compact format with a budget price.

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Student World Atlas: Essential Reference for Students of All Ages by DK. Read online, or download in secure PDF format Fully revised and updated for an 8th edition, the Student World Atlas brings the Earth's geography to life with state-of-the-art mapping from up-to-date satellite and cartographic sources.

Feb 23,  · Reference World Atlas, 10th Edition provides unsurpassed mapping of our planet and a wealth of information on the world's nations. This encyclopedic view of the globe features large-scale 3-D maps, landscape models, and at-a-glance topic maps covering everything from land use to industry/5(5).

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