A Dictionary of GeographyBook - 1997
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 atschool or university.Over 6,000 clear and concise definitionsAuthoritative entries encompass the range of the subject, including cartography, surveying, meteorology, climatology, ecology, population, industry, and developmentUp-to-date treatment of topics such as plate tectonics, remote sensing, geographic information systems, and aerial differentiationFactfinder with key economic and population statistics for nearly 40 countries
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 1997.
Edition: 2nd ed.
Characteristics: p. cm.
Alternative Title: Geography