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General and regional geography for students

J. F. Unstead

General and regional geography for students

by J. F. Unstead

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Published by Philip in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby J.F. Unstead and E.G.R. Taylor.
ContributionsTaylor, E. G. R. 1879-1966.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13974231M

Oxford University Press is a department of the University of Oxford. It furthers the University's objective of excellence in research, scholarship, and education by publishing worldwide. General and Regional Geography for Students By J.F. Unstead Save 15% when your order 2 or more Old & Rare Books or Vinyl (Offer applied automatically at checkout)Format: Hardcover.

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This workbook contains basemaps of the major realms, including: North America, Middle America, South America, Europe, Russia/Central Asia, North Africa/Southwest Asia, Subsaharan Africa, South Asia, East Asia, Southeast Asia, the Austral Realm, and the Pacific Realm.

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Part 1 focuses on climate and soils; Part 2 provides a synopsis of the social complexities of the sub-continent; Part 3 examines planning and development; Part 4 is devoted to detailed regional Cited by: Introduction North America Middle America South America Europe Russia and Neighbors Middle East and North Africa Sub-Saharan Africa South Asia East Asia Southeast Asia Australia and Oceania Global Connections I've added a two new drop-down menu tabs to this website for my geography education resources; one that is organized regionally (this one) and well as.

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