Geography of the World

ISBN-10: 0756619521

ISBN-13: 9780756619527

Edition: 2006

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A guide to countries and continents in today's rapidly changing world. Clear, country-by-country layout makes this an ideal reference book for use both at home and at school. Fact boxes provide at-a-glance information on each country's population, language, religion, government, currency, and more. More than 60 large-scale, three-dimensional maps, 900 superb photographs, and 500 detailed artworks, charts, and diagrams bring the countries of the world to life. Researched, authenticated, and updated by a team of specialists in human and physical geography and international affairs. Book jacket.
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Book details

List price: $24.99
Copyright year: 2006
Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Publishing, Incorporated
Publication date: 8/21/2006
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 304
Size: 8.50" wide x 10.75" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 2.640
Language: English

Anita Ganeri is an award-winning author of children's information books, specialising in geography and the natural world. Her 300+ titles include the Horrible Geography series (Scholastic Children's Books) and Atlas of Exploration (Dorling Kindersley). She has also spent many years working in publishing, as both an editor and a foreign rights manager. She was born in Calcutta, India, but grew up in England. Now she lives in northern England, with her husband, children and various pets. She loves travelling, playing tennis and anything to do with books.

How to Use This Book
The Physical World
Moving Continents
Climate and Vegetation
World Population
The Political World
North America
Peoples of North America
United States of America
Central and South America
Peoples of Central and South America
Central America and the Caribbean
Guatemala and Belize
Honduras, El Salvador, and Nicaragua
Costa Rica and Panama
Cuba and Jamaica
The Bahamas, Puerto Rico, Haiti, and Dominican Republic
Lesser Antilles
Northern South America
Venezuela, Guyana, Suriname, and French Guiana
Colombia and Ecuador
Peru and Bolivia
Southern South America
Uruguay, Paraguay, and Chile
The Atlantic Ocean
Peoples of Europe
Scandinavia and Finland
Denmark and Sweden
The British Isles
United Kingdom
The Low Countries
Netherlands, Belgium, and Luxembourg
France, Monaco, and Andorra
Spain and Portugal
Italy, Malta, Vatican City, and San Marino
Switzerland and Austria
Switzerland and Liechtenstein
Slovenia and Croatia
Belarus and the Baltic States
Belarus, Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania
Central Europe
Poland and Czech Republic
Slovakia and Hungary
Ukraine, Moldova, and the Caucasian Republics
Ukraine, Moldova, Georgia, Azerbaijan, and Armenia
Southeast Europe
Serbia and Montenegro, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Macedonia and Albania
Romania and Bulgaria
Peoples of Asia I
Peoples of Asia II
Russian Federation
Turkey and Cyprus
The Middle East I
Syria and Lebanon
Israel and Jordan
The Middle East II
Iraq and Iran
Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Bahrain, and Qatar
United Arab Emirates, Oman, and Yemen
Central Asia
Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, and Tajikistan
Turkmenistan, Kyrgyzstan, and Afghanistan
The Indian Subcontinent
Pakistan and Bangladesh
Sri Lanka, Nepal, and Bhutan
East Asia
Taiwan and Mongolia
North Korea and South Korea
Mainland Southeast Asia
Thailand and Myanmar (Burma)
Vietnam, Cambodia, and Laos
Malaysia and Singapore
Maritime Southeast Asia
Indonesia, Brunei, and East Timor
The Philippines
The Indian Ocean
Peoples of Africa
Northwestern Africa
Morocco and Algeria
Tunisia and Libya
Northeastern Africa
Egypt and Sudan
Ethiopia, Somalia, Djibouti, and Eritrea
West Africa
Mauritania, Niger, and Mali
Senegal, Gambia, Guinea, and Guinea Bissau
Sierra Leone, Liberia, and Ivory Coast
Ghana, Burkina, and Togo
Nigeria and Benin
Central Africa
Central African Republic, Equatorial Guinea, Chad, and Sao Tome and Principe
Gabon, Congo, and the Democratic Republic of Congo
Central East Africa
Uganda, Rwanda, and Burundi
Kenya and Tanzania
Malawi and Zambia
Southern Africa
Angola, Botswana, and Namibia
Zimbabwe and Mozambique
South Africa, Swaziland, and Lesotho
Australasia and Oceania
Peoples of Australasia and Oceania
Australia and Papua New Guinea
New Zealand
The Pacific Ocean
The Arctic
The Antarctic
Reference Section
Political Systems
Natural Disasters
World Religions
Health and Education
Rich and Poor
World Trade
Picture Credits and Acknowledgments
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