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Murphy, Alexander B. - Geography: Why It Matters, ebook

Geography: Why It Matters

Murphy, Alexander B.


Studying geography revealed that the earth was round, showed our ancestors where to plant crops, and helped them appreciate the diversity of the planet. 
Today, the world is changing at an unprecedented pace, as a result of rising sea levels, deforestation, species

Barnes, Trevor J. - Economic Geography: A Critical Introduction, ebook

Economic Geography: A Critical Introduction

Barnes, Trevor J.


"Two of economic geography's most gifted practitioners here offer an analysis of their sub-discipline full of insight, verve, and attitude. Their wide and deep understanding of economic geography as a heterodox, contested field of knowledge allows them

Boyle, Mark - Human Geography: A Concise Introduction, ebook

Human Geography: A Concise Introduction

Boyle, Mark


Using the story of the “West and the world” as its backdrop, this book provides for beginning students a clear and concise introduction to Human Geography, including its key concepts, seminal thinkers and their theories, contemporary debates, and celebrated case studies.

Khawar, Mariam - The Geography of Underdevelopment, ebook

The Geography of Underdevelopment

Khawar, Mariam


Whither Geography? Reviewing its Impact on Economic Development
Mariam Khawar
2. Pinpointing the Tropical Effect – The Relevance of Climate
Mariam Khawar
3. North Versus South – An Examination of Regional Comparative Development in Italy and Brazil

Thomas, David S. G. - The Dictionary of Physical Geography, ebook

The Dictionary of Physical Geography

Thomas, David S. G.


This fully-revised comprehensive fourth edition covers the whole field of physical geography including climate and atmosphere, geomorphology, biogeography, hydrology, oceans, Quaternary, environmental change, soils, remote sensing and GIS. This new edition reflects developments in the discipline

Koster, Eduard A. - The Physical Geography of Western Europe, ebook

The Physical Geography of Western Europe

Koster, Eduard A.


The Physical Geography of Western Europe is designed to be a state-of -the-art evaluation of the physical environment of Western Europe, being both retrospective and prospective in its perception of environmental change. The unique natural and regional... Copying to clipboard limited

Craghan, Michael - Physical Geography: A Self-Teaching Guide, ebook

Physical Geography: A Self-Teaching Guide

Craghan, Michael


Learn physical geography at your own pace
What is atmospheric pressure? How does latitude indicate the type of climate a specific place will have? Where are volcanic eruptions or strong earthquakes most likely to occur? With Physical Geography:

Dougherty, Percy H. - The Geography of Wine, ebook

The Geography of Wine

Dougherty, Percy H.


Table of contents
1. Introduction to the Geographical Study of Viticulture and Wine Production
Percy H. Dougherty
2. Terroir: At the Heart of Geography
Tim Unwin
3. Geography and the American Viticultural Areas Process, Including a Case Study of Lodi, California
Deborah L. Elliott-Fisk

Gregory, Derek - The Dictionary of Human Geography, ebook

The Dictionary of Human Geography

Gregory, Derek


With clear, critical, and constructive surveys of key terms by leading researchers in the field, The Dictionary of Human Geography, fifth edition, remains the definitive guide to the concepts and debates in human geography.
Comprehensively revised new edition of a highly successful text