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The Resource Global atlas : [a comprehensive picture of today with more than 300 new maps, infographics, and illustrations], National Geographic

Global atlas : [a comprehensive picture of today with more than 300 new maps, infographics, and illustrations], National Geographic

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Global atlas : [a comprehensive picture of today with more than 300 new maps, infographics, and illustrations]
Title
Global atlas
Title remainder
[a comprehensive picture of today with more than 300 new maps, infographics, and illustrations]
Statement of responsibility
National Geographic
Title variation
National Geographic Global atlas
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Cartographer
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Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
UPM
Characteristic
atlas
Dewey number
912
Index
no index present
LC call number
G1021
LC item number
.N38 2013
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National Geographic Society (U.S.)
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Global atlas : [a comprehensive picture of today with more than 300 new maps, infographics, and illustrations], National Geographic
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Publication
Copyright
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  • Relief on some maps shown by shading and spot heights
  • Publication information from last printed page
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volume
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rdacarrier
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Color
multicolored
Content category
cartographic image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • World thematics -- Introduction -- Paleogeography -- Continents adrift in time -- Geologic time -- Tectonics -- Plate tectonics -- Geologic processes -- Earth's interior -- Earth's surface -- Major landform types -- Endogenic landforms -- Exogenic landforms -- A slice of earth -- Earth's highs and lows -- Land cover -- Global land cover composition -- Oceans -- Human impact on the oceans -- Sea-surface temperatures -- Fresh water -- Water withdrawals -- Water availability -- Mapping irrigation -- Safe drinking water -- Climate -- Climate zones -- Changing seasons -- Temperature and precipitation patterns -- Climate change -- Human vulnerability to climate change -- Environmental impacts -- Rising temperature and CO2 -- Diminishing ice and sea level rise -- Ethical considerations -- Natural hazards -- Highest risk disaster hotspots -- Impacts -- Climate-related disasters, 1980-2012 -- Human impact -- Anthromes -- Human influences over time -- Population : density and growth -- Population density -- Regional population growth disparities -- Population : demographics -- Fertility -- Migration -- Life expectancy -- Projected population -- Disparities in population growth -- Highest net immigration -- Highest net emigration -- Population change -- Population decline -- Urbanization : megacities -- Populations of the world's largest cities 1970-2025 -- City living -- Urbanization : other cities -- Cities by population -- Distribution of cities by population and area -- Contributions to urbanization, by country -- The timeless city -- Health and education -- Income levels : indicators of health and literacy -- Access to improved sanitation -- Nutrition -- HIV/AIDS -- Global disease burden -- Mortality rates, under age five -- Adult literacy -- School enrollment for girls -- Causes of death -- Maternal mortality -- Developing human capital -- Human development -- Human Development Index (HDI) Value (2012) -- Rankings over time -- Gender inequality -- Educational attainment -- Poverty -- Life satisfaction -- Human migration -- Refugees and hosting country -- Toward opportunity : migrating to cities -- Away from strife : refugees -- Forced migration
  • Languages -- Language families -- How many speak what? -- Small languages -- Vanishing languages -- Religion -- Sacred places -- Major religions : geographic distribution -- Adherents worldwide -- Adherents by continent -- Economy -- Dominant economic sector cartogram -- By sector -- By region -- Richest countries -- Poorest countries -- Fastest growing economies -- Leaders in innovation -- Trade -- World trade -- Trade blocs : major regional trade agreements -- Top merchandise importers -- Top merchandise exporters -- Commercial services importers -- Commercial services exporters -- Food -- Croplands and pastures of the world -- Caloric supply -- World agricultural production -- Fishing and aquaculture -- Energy -- Energy consumption -- Global production, by fuel type -- Global production, by region -- Renewable leaders -- The state of renewables -- Mineral resources -- Exports in non-fuel mining products -- World mineral production -- World production of iron ore, bauxite, zinc, precious metals, copper, nickel, lead, gemstones -- Protected areas -- Environmental hotspots -- Tracking conservation -- Biome protection -- Charting threatened species -- Environmental stress -- Desertification -- Deforestation -- Air pollution -- Water scarcity -- Environmental performance rankings -- Carbon emissions -- Transportation -- The global transportation system -- Shipping the world's goods -- Comparing travel -- International tourism -- Globalization -- Offshore services -- Transnational corporation -- Digital connectivity -- The five regions -- The full spectrum of bandwidth -- Mobile -- Time zones
  • North America -- Introduction -- Physical map -- Political map -- Canada -- Physical United States -- Political United States -- Mexico and Central America -- Belize -- Costa Rica -- El Salvador -- Guatemala -- Honduras -- Mexico -- Nicaragua -- Panama -- Bahamas and Greater Antilles -- Bermuda Islands -- Cayman Islands -- Cuba -- Dominican Republic -- Haiti -- Jamaica -- Puerto Rico -- Turks and Caicos Islands -- Lesser Antilles -- Anguilla -- Antigua and Barbuda -- Aruba -- Barbados -- Bonaire -- British Virgin Islands -- Curaçao -- Dominica -- Grenada -- Guadeloupe -- Martinique -- Montserrat -- Saba -- St.-Barthélemy -- St. Eustatius -- St. Kitts and Nevis -- St. Lucia -- St. Martin (St. Maarten) -- St. Vincent and the Grenadines -- Trinidad and Tobago -- U.S. Virgin Islands -- South America -- Introduction -- Physical map -- Political map -- Northern South America -- Colombia -- Ecuador -- French Guiana -- Galápagos Islands -- Guyana -- Suriname -- Venezuela -- Central South America -- Bolivia -- Brazil -- Paraguay -- Peru -- Southern South America -- Argentina -- Chile -- Falkland Islands -- Uruguay
  • Europe -- Introduction -- Physical map -- Political map -- Northern Europe -- Denmark -- Estonia -- Faroe Islands -- Finland -- Iceland -- Latvia -- Lithuania -- Norway -- Sweden -- Britain and Ireland -- United Kingdom --Iberian Peninsula -- Andorra -- Azores -- Portugal -- Spain -- France and the Low Countries -- Belgium -- France -- Luxembourg -- Monaco -- Netherlands -- Central Europe -- Austria Czech Republic -- Germany -- Hungary -- Liechtenstein -- Poland -- Slovakia -- Italy and Switzerland -- Malta -- San Marino -- Vatican City -- The Balkans -- Albania -- Bosnia and Herzegovina -- Bulgaria -- Croatia -- Kosovo -- Macedonia -- Montenegro -- Romania -- Serbia -- Slovenia -- Greece and Cyprus -- Eastern Europe -- Belarus -- Moldova -- Ukraine -- Western Russia -- Russia -- Asia -- Asia Minor and Transcaucasia -- Armenia -- Azerbaijan -- Georgia -- Turkey -- Eastern Mediterranean -- Israel -- Jordan -- Lebanon -- Sinai Peninsula -- Syria -- Southwest Asia -- Bahrain -- Iran -- Iraq -- Kuwait -- Oman -- Qatar -- Saudi Arabia -- United Arab Emirates -- Yemen -- Central Asia -- Kazakhstan -- Turkmenistan -- Uzbekistan -- Far Central and South Asia -- Afghanistan -- Kyrgyzstan -- Pakistan -- Tajikistan -- South Asia -- Bangladesh -- Bhutan -- India -- Maldives -- Nepal -- Sri Lanka -- China and Mongolia -- Eastern China -- Korean Peninsula -- North Korea -- South Korea -- Japan -- Peninsular Southeast Asia -- Cambodia -- Laos -- Myanmar -- Thailand -- Vietnam -- Insular Southeast Asia -- Brunei -- Indonesia -- Malaysia -- Philippines -- Singapore -- Timor-Leste -- Africa -- Introduction -- Physical map -- Political map -- Northern Africa -- Algeria -- Canary Islands -- Cape Verde -- Chad -- Egypt -- Gambia -- Libya -- Mali -- Mauritania -- Morocco -- Niger -- Senegal -- Tunisia -- Western Sahara -- Eastern Africa -- Burundi -- central African Republic -- Democratic Republic of the Congo -- Djibouti -- Eritrea -- Ethiopia -- Kenya -- Rwanda -- Somalia -- South Sudan -- Sudan -- Tanzania -- Uganda -- West Central Africa -- Benin -- Burkina Faso -- Cameroon -- Congo -- Côte d'Ivoire -- Equatorial Guinea -- Gabon -- Ghana -- Guinea -- guinea-Bissau -- Liberia -- Nigeria -- Sao Tome and Principe -- Sierra Leone -- Togo -- Southern Africa -- Angola -- Botswana -- Cabinda -- Comoros -- Lesotho -- Madagascar -- Malawi -- Mauritius -- Mayotte -- Mozambique -- Namibia -- Réunion -- Rodrigues -- Seychelles -- South Africa -- Swaziland -- Zambia -- Zimbabwe -- Australia and Oceania -- Introduction -- Australia physical map -- Australia political map -- New Guinea and New Zealand -- Papua New Guinea -- Oceania West -- American Samoa -- Cook Islands -- Fiji Islands -- French Polynesia -- Guam -- Kiribati -- Marshall Islands -- Micronesia -- Nauru -- New Caledonia -- Niue -- Norfolk Island -- Northern Mariana Islands -- Palau -- Pitcairn Islands -- Samoa -- Solomon Islands -- Tokelau -- Tonga -- Tuvalu -- Vanautu -- Wallis and Futuna Islands -- Australia and Oceania flags and facts -- The Poles -- Introduction -- Arctic -- Political map -- Antarctica -- Physical map -- Arctic Sea ice extent -- Antarctic Sea ice extent -- Appendix : Introduction -- Geographic comparisons -- Abbreviations -- Foreign terms -- Major cities of the world -- World temperature and rainfall -- Metric conversions
Dimensions
32 cm
Extent
1 atlas (335 pages)
Isbn
9781426212017
Lccn
2013592698
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdacontent
Other physical details
chiefly color maps, color illustrations
Physical medium
paper
Positive negative aspect
not applicable
Production reproduction details
other
Specific material designation
atlas
System control number
  • 2147506
  • (OCoLC)861276972
  • (OCoLC)ocn861276972
  • 2045488
  • 2147506
Type of reproduction
not applicable
Label
Global atlas : [a comprehensive picture of today with more than 300 new maps, infographics, and illustrations], National Geographic
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Relief on some maps shown by shading and spot heights
  • Publication information from last printed page
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/cartographicMathematicalDataScaleStatement
  • a
  • Scales differ.
Color
multicolored
Content category
cartographic image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • World thematics -- Introduction -- Paleogeography -- Continents adrift in time -- Geologic time -- Tectonics -- Plate tectonics -- Geologic processes -- Earth's interior -- Earth's surface -- Major landform types -- Endogenic landforms -- Exogenic landforms -- A slice of earth -- Earth's highs and lows -- Land cover -- Global land cover composition -- Oceans -- Human impact on the oceans -- Sea-surface temperatures -- Fresh water -- Water withdrawals -- Water availability -- Mapping irrigation -- Safe drinking water -- Climate -- Climate zones -- Changing seasons -- Temperature and precipitation patterns -- Climate change -- Human vulnerability to climate change -- Environmental impacts -- Rising temperature and CO2 -- Diminishing ice and sea level rise -- Ethical considerations -- Natural hazards -- Highest risk disaster hotspots -- Impacts -- Climate-related disasters, 1980-2012 -- Human impact -- Anthromes -- Human influences over time -- Population : density and growth -- Population density -- Regional population growth disparities -- Population : demographics -- Fertility -- Migration -- Life expectancy -- Projected population -- Disparities in population growth -- Highest net immigration -- Highest net emigration -- Population change -- Population decline -- Urbanization : megacities -- Populations of the world's largest cities 1970-2025 -- City living -- Urbanization : other cities -- Cities by population -- Distribution of cities by population and area -- Contributions to urbanization, by country -- The timeless city -- Health and education -- Income levels : indicators of health and literacy -- Access to improved sanitation -- Nutrition -- HIV/AIDS -- Global disease burden -- Mortality rates, under age five -- Adult literacy -- School enrollment for girls -- Causes of death -- Maternal mortality -- Developing human capital -- Human development -- Human Development Index (HDI) Value (2012) -- Rankings over time -- Gender inequality -- Educational attainment -- Poverty -- Life satisfaction -- Human migration -- Refugees and hosting country -- Toward opportunity : migrating to cities -- Away from strife : refugees -- Forced migration
  • Languages -- Language families -- How many speak what? -- Small languages -- Vanishing languages -- Religion -- Sacred places -- Major religions : geographic distribution -- Adherents worldwide -- Adherents by continent -- Economy -- Dominant economic sector cartogram -- By sector -- By region -- Richest countries -- Poorest countries -- Fastest growing economies -- Leaders in innovation -- Trade -- World trade -- Trade blocs : major regional trade agreements -- Top merchandise importers -- Top merchandise exporters -- Commercial services importers -- Commercial services exporters -- Food -- Croplands and pastures of the world -- Caloric supply -- World agricultural production -- Fishing and aquaculture -- Energy -- Energy consumption -- Global production, by fuel type -- Global production, by region -- Renewable leaders -- The state of renewables -- Mineral resources -- Exports in non-fuel mining products -- World mineral production -- World production of iron ore, bauxite, zinc, precious metals, copper, nickel, lead, gemstones -- Protected areas -- Environmental hotspots -- Tracking conservation -- Biome protection -- Charting threatened species -- Environmental stress -- Desertification -- Deforestation -- Air pollution -- Water scarcity -- Environmental performance rankings -- Carbon emissions -- Transportation -- The global transportation system -- Shipping the world's goods -- Comparing travel -- International tourism -- Globalization -- Offshore services -- Transnational corporation -- Digital connectivity -- The five regions -- The full spectrum of bandwidth -- Mobile -- Time zones
  • North America -- Introduction -- Physical map -- Political map -- Canada -- Physical United States -- Political United States -- Mexico and Central America -- Belize -- Costa Rica -- El Salvador -- Guatemala -- Honduras -- Mexico -- Nicaragua -- Panama -- Bahamas and Greater Antilles -- Bermuda Islands -- Cayman Islands -- Cuba -- Dominican Republic -- Haiti -- Jamaica -- Puerto Rico -- Turks and Caicos Islands -- Lesser Antilles -- Anguilla -- Antigua and Barbuda -- Aruba -- Barbados -- Bonaire -- British Virgin Islands -- Curaçao -- Dominica -- Grenada -- Guadeloupe -- Martinique -- Montserrat -- Saba -- St.-Barthélemy -- St. Eustatius -- St. Kitts and Nevis -- St. Lucia -- St. Martin (St. Maarten) -- St. Vincent and the Grenadines -- Trinidad and Tobago -- U.S. Virgin Islands -- South America -- Introduction -- Physical map -- Political map -- Northern South America -- Colombia -- Ecuador -- French Guiana -- Galápagos Islands -- Guyana -- Suriname -- Venezuela -- Central South America -- Bolivia -- Brazil -- Paraguay -- Peru -- Southern South America -- Argentina -- Chile -- Falkland Islands -- Uruguay
  • Europe -- Introduction -- Physical map -- Political map -- Northern Europe -- Denmark -- Estonia -- Faroe Islands -- Finland -- Iceland -- Latvia -- Lithuania -- Norway -- Sweden -- Britain and Ireland -- United Kingdom --Iberian Peninsula -- Andorra -- Azores -- Portugal -- Spain -- France and the Low Countries -- Belgium -- France -- Luxembourg -- Monaco -- Netherlands -- Central Europe -- Austria Czech Republic -- Germany -- Hungary -- Liechtenstein -- Poland -- Slovakia -- Italy and Switzerland -- Malta -- San Marino -- Vatican City -- The Balkans -- Albania -- Bosnia and Herzegovina -- Bulgaria -- Croatia -- Kosovo -- Macedonia -- Montenegro -- Romania -- Serbia -- Slovenia -- Greece and Cyprus -- Eastern Europe -- Belarus -- Moldova -- Ukraine -- Western Russia -- Russia -- Asia -- Asia Minor and Transcaucasia -- Armenia -- Azerbaijan -- Georgia -- Turkey -- Eastern Mediterranean -- Israel -- Jordan -- Lebanon -- Sinai Peninsula -- Syria -- Southwest Asia -- Bahrain -- Iran -- Iraq -- Kuwait -- Oman -- Qatar -- Saudi Arabia -- United Arab Emirates -- Yemen -- Central Asia -- Kazakhstan -- Turkmenistan -- Uzbekistan -- Far Central and South Asia -- Afghanistan -- Kyrgyzstan -- Pakistan -- Tajikistan -- South Asia -- Bangladesh -- Bhutan -- India -- Maldives -- Nepal -- Sri Lanka -- China and Mongolia -- Eastern China -- Korean Peninsula -- North Korea -- South Korea -- Japan -- Peninsular Southeast Asia -- Cambodia -- Laos -- Myanmar -- Thailand -- Vietnam -- Insular Southeast Asia -- Brunei -- Indonesia -- Malaysia -- Philippines -- Singapore -- Timor-Leste -- Africa -- Introduction -- Physical map -- Political map -- Northern Africa -- Algeria -- Canary Islands -- Cape Verde -- Chad -- Egypt -- Gambia -- Libya -- Mali -- Mauritania -- Morocco -- Niger -- Senegal -- Tunisia -- Western Sahara -- Eastern Africa -- Burundi -- central African Republic -- Democratic Republic of the Congo -- Djibouti -- Eritrea -- Ethiopia -- Kenya -- Rwanda -- Somalia -- South Sudan -- Sudan -- Tanzania -- Uganda -- West Central Africa -- Benin -- Burkina Faso -- Cameroon -- Congo -- Côte d'Ivoire -- Equatorial Guinea -- Gabon -- Ghana -- Guinea -- guinea-Bissau -- Liberia -- Nigeria -- Sao Tome and Principe -- Sierra Leone -- Togo -- Southern Africa -- Angola -- Botswana -- Cabinda -- Comoros -- Lesotho -- Madagascar -- Malawi -- Mauritius -- Mayotte -- Mozambique -- Namibia -- Réunion -- Rodrigues -- Seychelles -- South Africa -- Swaziland -- Zambia -- Zimbabwe -- Australia and Oceania -- Introduction -- Australia physical map -- Australia political map -- New Guinea and New Zealand -- Papua New Guinea -- Oceania West -- American Samoa -- Cook Islands -- Fiji Islands -- French Polynesia -- Guam -- Kiribati -- Marshall Islands -- Micronesia -- Nauru -- New Caledonia -- Niue -- Norfolk Island -- Northern Mariana Islands -- Palau -- Pitcairn Islands -- Samoa -- Solomon Islands -- Tokelau -- Tonga -- Tuvalu -- Vanautu -- Wallis and Futuna Islands -- Australia and Oceania flags and facts -- The Poles -- Introduction -- Arctic -- Political map -- Antarctica -- Physical map -- Arctic Sea ice extent -- Antarctic Sea ice extent -- Appendix : Introduction -- Geographic comparisons -- Abbreviations -- Foreign terms -- Major cities of the world -- World temperature and rainfall -- Metric conversions
Dimensions
32 cm
Extent
1 atlas (335 pages)
Isbn
9781426212017
Lccn
2013592698
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdacontent
Other physical details
chiefly color maps, color illustrations
Physical medium
paper
Positive negative aspect
not applicable
Production reproduction details
other
Specific material designation
atlas
System control number
  • 2147506
  • (OCoLC)861276972
  • (OCoLC)ocn861276972
  • 2045488
  • 2147506
Type of reproduction
not applicable

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