Category: Geography

Top 10 Singapore by DK Publishing

By DK Publishing

Most sensible 10 Singapore is the most recent addition to DK Eyewitness Travel's seriously acclaimed most sensible 10 sequence, and the timing could not be greater! each year, a checklist variety of Western tourists are studying Singapore, making it some of the most well known locations in Southeast Asia. From enterprise tourists with constrained sightseeing time, to scholars with weeks to discover, most sensible 10 Singapore is the suitable creation to all of the attractions, sounds, tastes, and stories Singapore has to provide.

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Higher Geography: Physical and Human Environments (2nd by Kenneth MacLean, Norman Thomson

By Kenneth MacLean, Norman Thomson

Larger Geography 2d variation presents complete assurance of upper Geography (Part 1). Geographical tools and strategies are provided in concise and available language all through, observed by way of visible summaries to elucidate and extend at the text.

This re-creation of (the formerly titled) middle better Geography has been totally up-to-date and amended for the newest syllabus amendments. a brand new part on Coastlines replaces that on Chalklands, and new sections have additionally been further on business and concrete Landscapes from OS maps, in addition to a case learn of the Geography of Aids. Statistical info has been up to date and demanding financial alterations were highlighted, while convinced different sections of the e-book were relocated to make this new version thoroughly acceptable for the main updated syllabus preparations.

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Handbook of Regional and Urban Economics, Vol. 4: Cities and by Henderson V. (ed.), Thisse J.-F. (ed.)

By Henderson V. (ed.), Thisse J.-F. (ed.)

The hot guide of local and concrete Economics: towns and Geography experiences, synthesizes and extends the foremost advancements in city and nearby economics and their robust connection to different fresh advancements in sleek economics. Of specific curiosity is the advance of the recent monetary geography and its incorporation besides concepts in commercial association, endogenous progress, community conception and utilized econometrics into city and neighborhood economics.The chapters hide theoretical advancements about the forces of agglomeration, the character of neighborhoods and human capital externalities, the principles of platforms of towns, the improvement of neighborhood political associations, nearby agglomerations and local progress. Such big development in figuring out the idea at the back of city and nearby phenomenon is in step with on-going development within the box because the past due 1960's. what's extraordinary are the advancements at the empirical aspect: the advance of a large physique of data in regards to the nature of city externalities, urban measurement distributions, city sprawl, city and nearby alternate, and neighborhood convergence, in addition to a physique of information on particular areas of the world&151;Europe, Asia and North the US, either present and ancient.

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Best Dives of the Caribbean, 3rd Edition (Hunter Travel by Joyce Huber, Jon Hunter

By Joyce Huber, Jon Hunter

Contains the most recent and top dive and snorkel websites, every one rated for visible excellence and marine lifestyles. The author's wisdom of the Caribbean websites is unprecedented. From sunken planes and snorkel trails to blue holes, the simplest locations underneath the waves are coated. Covers Anguilla, Antigua, Barbados, Belize, Bonaire, the USA and British Virgin Islands, the Caymans, Cura?§ao, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Grenada, Guadeloupe, Jamaica, Puerto Rico, St Kitts, St Lucia, St Vincent & the Grenadines, and Tobago. Diver-friendly inns and lodges are featured, in addition to many instructed clothes shops for studying, bettering and studying your diving abilities. an inventory of decompression chambers is given. Landlubbers will savor the sightseeing sections. colour images improve the textual content. Maps convey dive website destinations.

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Etymological Geography by Christina Blackie

By Christina Blackie

This quantity is made from electronic photographs created throughout the collage of Michigan college Library's large-scale digitization efforts. The Library seeks to maintain the highbrow content material of things in a way that enables and promotes numerous makes use of. The electronic reformatting strategy ends up in an digital model of the unique textual content that may be either accessed on-line and used to create new print copies. The Library additionally is familiar with and values the usefulness of print and makes reprints on hand to the general public each time attainable. This ebook and millions of others are available within the HathiTrust, an archive of the digitized collections of many nice study libraries. For entry to the college of Michigan Library's electronic collections, please see http://www.lib.umich.edu and for info concerning the HathiTrust, please stopover at http://www.hathitrust.org

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Insight Guides: Netherlands by Insight Guides

By Insight Guides

The Netherlands packs many delights into its small dimension and its icons - from tulips and windmills to clogs and canals - are just the start. Be encouraged to go to by means of the hot version of Insight advisor Netherlands, a accomplished full-colour advisor to this multilayered and quirky nation, the place nice paintings, pastoral pleasures and cosmopolitan caf� lifestyles meet.

Inside Insight advisor Netherlands:

A fully-overhauled significant new edition via our specialist Netherlands author.

Stunning, specially-commissioned photography that brings this interesting state and its humans to lifestyles.

Highlights of the country's most sensible attractions, together with the paintings treasures of the Rijksmuseum and the picture-perfect small cities of Edam and Delft.

Descriptive region-by-region accounts conceal the total nation from the perennial favorite of Amsterdam to the sandy seashores within the country's north.

Detailed, top quality maps all through can assist you get round and shuttle suggestions provide you with all of the crucial info for making plans a memorable trip.

Insight consultant Netherlands now contains the Walking Eye app, loose to obtain to smartphones and capsules on buy of the publication. The Netherlands app comprises our self reliant collection of the easiest lodges and eating places, plus task, occasion and purchasing listings.

About perception Guides: perception courses has over forty years' adventure of publishing top of the range, visible commute publications. We produce round four hundred full-colour print consultant books and maps in addition to picture-packed eBooks to satisfy assorted travelers' wishes. perception courses' distinct mix of gorgeous commute images and concentrate on heritage and tradition jointly create a different visible reference and making plans software to encourage your subsequent adventure.

'Insight courses has spawned many imitators yet remains to be the easiest of its type.' - Wanderlust Magazine

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The Penguin State of the World Atlas (8th Edition) by Dan Smith

By Dan Smith

Now in it’s 8th version, the commonly praised Penguin country of the area Atlas continues to be a distinct visible survey of present occasions and worldwide tendencies. thoroughly revised and up to date, this atlas offers the newest facts on communications and knowledge know-how, overseas alternate, globalization of labor, getting older and new future health hazards, foodstuff and water, power assets and intake, worldwide warming and biodiversity, literacy, gender equality, wars and peacekeeping, and extra. attention-grabbing, troubling, and spectacular, this can be one atlas no scholar of the area will be with out.

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How To Do Your Dissertation in Geography and Related by Tony Parsons, Peter G. Knight

By Tony Parsons, Peter G. Knight

This publication offers undergraduates with a step by step advisor to effectively accomplishing an self sustaining learn venture or dissertation. The e-book addresses each one level of the undertaking through answering the questions scholar is probably going to invite because the paintings progresses from deciding on the topic sector and making plans the knowledge assortment via to generating illustrations and writing the ultimate file. such a lot undergraduates in Geography and similar disciplines are required to adopt person tasks as a part of their measure path; this publication is a resource of confident, useful advice.

This new third variation maintains the culture of pleasant, well-informed yet casual aid, and maintains to target answering the categorical questions that scholars mostly ask at every one level of the venture. the recent variation brings the textual content thoroughly modern by means of considering alterations in the self-discipline and adjustments within the ways in which scholars paintings. New electronic media, social networking, cellular know-how, e-journals, anti-plagiarism software program, ethics approval principles and possibility exams are one of the concerns that this new version takes under consideration. the hot variation additionally broadens the book’s charm by means of extending its insurance of the big variety of other techniques to Geographical learn, with accelerated insurance of qualitative examine, Geographic info platforms, and new techniques to analyze layout in either actual and human geographies

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Designing Sustainable Cities in the Developing World by Georgia Butina Watson, Roger Zetter

By Georgia Butina Watson, Roger Zetter

Can conservation of the equipped history be reconciled with the rate of city switch in towns of the constructing international? What are the instruments of sustainable layout and the way can groups perform the layout of the environments during which they stay and paintings? those are many of the questions explored inside of this cutting edge and richly illustrated publication. A wealth of examples drawn from Mexico, Brazil, Indonesia, Egypt, Saudi Arabia, India and Myanmar reveal how fast actual and social switch has swept away old city quarters and the cultural history they symbolize. Written in an obtainable type the wealthy mixture of suggestions, examine tools, research and practice-based instruments is designed for teachers and pros alike. prime teachers Zetter and Watson have produced a desirable e-book that's among the 1st to discover the concept that of city sustainability in the context of city layout within the constructing international.

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Mountain Weather and Climate, 3rd edition by Roger G. Barry

By Roger G. Barry

Mountain climate and weather is still the one all-encompassing textbook describing mountain climate and weather procedures. effects from numerous fresh significant box courses were integrated into this thoroughly up-to-date variation, together with the eu Alpine scan, stories of air drainage within the western usa and experiments on ventilation over low hills. there are various new figures and chosen neighborhood case reports together with new fabric on principal Asia, Tibet, Greenland, Antarctica, the Andes, New Zealand, the Alps and equatorial East Africa. Chapters learn subject matters from human bioclimatology, climate dangers and pollution, to present weather swap in mountain areas. starting with old points of mountain meteorology, the ebook offers with the latitudinal, altitudinal and topographic controls of meteorological parts, move structures relating to orography, and the climatic features of mountains. it's excellent for graduates and researchers in meteorology, climatology, ecology, forestry, glaciology and hydrology.

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