State-of-the-art digital mapping - This encyclopedic atlas contains over 400 accessible maps of every region in the world, supported by detailed text, photographs and diagrams, providing a superb overview of the physical, political, economic and demographic geography of the world.
Authoritative and Indispensible
The world today: the solar system; the physical world; structure of the earth; shaping the landscape; the world's oceans; the global climate; life on earth; population and settlement; the economic system; the political world; states and boundaries; international disputes. North America: North America; physical North America; political North America; North American resources; Canada; Canada - Western provinces; Canada - Eastern provinces; Southeastern Canada; United States of America: USA - Northeastern states; USA - Mid-Eastern states; USA: Southern states; USA - Texas; USA - South Midwestern states; USA - North Midwestern states; USA - great lake states; USA - North mountain states; USA - California and Nevada; USA - Hawaii and Alaska; Mexico; Central America; the Caribbean. South America: South America; physical South America; political South America; South American resources; Northern South America; Western South America; Brazil; Eastern South America; Southern South America; the Atlantic Ocean. Africa: Africa; physical Africa; political Africa; African resources; North Africa; West Africa; Central Africa; East Africa; Southern Africa. Europe: Europe; physical Europe; political Europe; European resources; Scandinavia, Finland and Iceland; Southern Scandinavia; the British Isles; the Low Countries; Germany; France; the Iberian Peninsula; the Italian Peninsula; the Alpine States; Central Europe; Southeast Europe; Bulgaria and Greece; Romania, Moldova; Ukraine; the Baltic States and Belarus; the Mediterranean; the Russian Federation; Northern European Russia; Southern European Russia. Asia: Asia; physical Asia; political Asia; Asian resources; Turkey and the Caucasus; the Near East; the Arabian Peninsula; Iran and the Gulf States; Kazakhstan; Central Asia; Afghanistan and Pakistan; South Asia; Northern Indian and the Himalayan States; Southern India and Sri Lanka; mainland East Asia; Western China; Eastern China; Northeastern China, Mongolia and Korea; Japan; mainland Southeast Asia; Western maritime Southeast Asia; Eastern maritime Southeast Asia; the Indian Ocean. Australasia and Oceania: Australasia and Oceania; political Australasia and Oceania; Australasian and Oceanian resources; Australia; Southeast Australia; New Zealand; Melanesia; Micronesia; Polynesia; the Pacific Ocean; Antarctic; the Arctic.