The Resource Hammond world atlas

Hammond world atlas

Label
Hammond world atlas
Title
Hammond world atlas
Title variation
World atlas
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
USC
Characteristic
atlas
Dewey number
912
Index
index present
LC call number
G1021
LC item number
.H2665 2008
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/organizationName
Hammond World Atlas Corporation
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  • gradient and bathymetric tints
Label
Hammond world atlas
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Relief shown by shading and gradient tints
  • Includes statistical tables and index
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  • a
  • Scales differ.
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Thematic section. The universe : our place in space -- The solar system -- Comets and asteroids -- Planet earth -- Drifting lithospheric plates -- Earthquakes : danger from the depths -- Volcanism : unbridled forces from the earth's interior -- Tsunamis -- Water molds the landscape -- Natural disasters : human catastrophes -- Oceans and marine circulation systems -- The earth's ice : a remnant of the Ice Age -- Global climate zones -- The changing global climate -- Global warming -- Vegetation : the earth's botanical cloak -- Biodiversity ; Geodiversity ; Ecodiversity -- Deserts and desertification -- Worldwide protection for natural treasures through UNESCO -- Early human development and migration -- Exploration of the earth's surface -- The dynamic global population -- Human migration -- Global linguistic diversity -- Religions -- Global urbanization -- Water as a resource and a source of problems and conflicts -- Fossil fuels : production and world trade -- The future of energy -- Division of the globe into time zones -- The evolution of cartography -- Tourism : economics and the environment
  • Satellite section. Introduction and legend -- Remote satellite surveying -- The earth from space -- The earth's surface -- Volcanism -- Meteorite craters -- Climate : storms and a dangerous Christ child -- Climate : changes in the ozone layer -- Bodies of water : rivers -- Bodies of water : shrinking of seas -- Deserts -- Coastal formation : fjords and skerries -- Coastal formations : the largest reef on earth -- Coastal formations : inland waterways -- Continental divides : natural boundaries -- Vegetation and land use : rainforest -- Vegetation and land use : desert -- Settlement patterns : villages and metropolitan areas -- Settlement patterns : the metropolis -- Settlement patterns : city and country -- Environmental problems -- Polar regions -- Mountains ranges : glacial heights -- Mountains : ancient massifs
  • Map section. Contents of map section -- Using this atlas -- Quick reference guide -- Map projections -- World, physical -- Europe -- Asia/East Asia -- Southeast Asia/Southern Asia -- Near and Middle East/Africa -- Australia and Pacific Ocean/North America -- Middle America/South America -- World, political -- Europe -- Europe, political -- UNESCO cultural heritage -- The European Union -- Europe by rail -- London, Paris/United Kingdom, Ireland -- Central and Southern Ireland/Central Scotland -- Northeastern Ireland, Northern England and Wales -- Southern England and Wales -- Scandinavia and Finland, Iceland/Stockholm, Helsinki, Copenhagen -- Baltic region -- North Central Europe -- West Central Europe -- Portugal, Spain -- Southern Italy, Albania, Greece -- Hungary, Northern Balkan states -- Netherlands, Northwest Germany -- Belgium, Northern France, Western Germany -- Northwestern France -- Southern Germany, Czech Republic, Upper Austria -- Central Alps region -- Northern Italy -- Southeastern France/Central Italy -- Mediterranean region -- Northeastern Europe -- Southeastern Europe -- Ukraine -- Russia and neighboring countries -- Asia -- Asia, political -- UNESCO cultural heritage -- Indian Ocean earthquake : tsunami -- The Middle East region -- Eastern Asia -- Northeastern China/Korea -- Northern Japan/Tokyo-Yokohama, Osaka-Nagoya -- Central and Southern Japan -- Southeastern China, Northern Indochina -- Philippines/Malaya, Sumatra, Java -- Indonesia, Malaysia -- Southern Asia -- Indochina/Southern India -- Ganges Plain -- Punjab Plain/Central Asia -- Southwestern Asia -- Northern Middle East -- Eastern Mediterranean region/Jordan River Valley -- Africa -- Africa, political -- UNESCO cultural heritage -- The Nile -- East Africa -- Northeastern Africa -- Northern West Africa -- Northern Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia/Nile River delta -- Southern West Africa -- North Central Africa -- Ethiopia, Somalia/East Central Africa -- West Central Africa -- South Central Africa -- Southern Africa -- Australia, New Zealand, Central Pacific -- Australia, New Zealand, political -- UNESCO cultural heritage -- Visiting the Great Barrier Reef -- Australian Aborigines -- Papua New Guinea, Northern Australia -- Western and Central Australia -- Southeastern Australia/Sydney-Melbourne -- Northeastern Australia/New Zealand -- Central Pacific Ocean -- North and Middle America -- North America, political -- UNESCO cultural heritage -- Alaska -- Hurricane Katrina -- Canada -- United States -- Southwestern Canada, Northwestern United States -- Central Pacific and Western United States -- Southwestern United States -- Southern Texas -- Southern Great Plains -- Central Great Plains -- South Central Canada, North Central United States -- Southeastern Canada, Northeastern United States -- Great Lakes region, Middle Atlantic United States -- Mideastern United States -- Northern Gulf Coast region -- Los Angeles-San Diego/Seattle-Tacoma, Sacrament-San Francisco-San Jose, Chicago-Milwaukee, Detroit -- New York-Philadelphia-Washington -- Denver, Kansas City, New Orleans, Oklahoma City, Phoenix, San Antonio, Salt Lake City, St. Louis/Alaska -- Middle America -- Northern and Central Mexico -- Southern Mexico, Central America, Western Caribbean -- South American and polar regions -- South America, political -- UNESCO cultural heritage -- The Amazon -- The Galápagos Islands -- Colombia, Venezuela, Ecuador -- Guianas, Northern Brazil -- Peru, Northern Bolivia, Western Brazil -- Eastern Brazil -- Central South America -- Southern Chile and Argentina -- Arctic regions, Antarctica
  • Statistics and index section. World statistics -- Countries of the world -- Population of major cities -- Glossary of foreign terms -- Index abbreviations -- Index of the world (110,000 entries)
Dimensions
37 cm.
Edition
5th ed.
Extent
1 atlas (346 p.)
Isbn
9780843709674
Other physical details
col. ill., col. maps
Physical medium
paper
Positive negative aspect
not applicable
Production reproduction details
other
Specific material designation
atlas
System control number
  • 1309619
  • (OCoLC)ocn179921382
  • (OCoLC)179921382
  • 1086388
  • 1309619
Type of reproduction
not applicable
Label
Hammond world atlas
Publication
Note
  • Relief shown by shading and gradient tints
  • Includes statistical tables and index
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/cartographicMathematicalDataScaleStatement
  • a
  • Scales differ.
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Thematic section. The universe : our place in space -- The solar system -- Comets and asteroids -- Planet earth -- Drifting lithospheric plates -- Earthquakes : danger from the depths -- Volcanism : unbridled forces from the earth's interior -- Tsunamis -- Water molds the landscape -- Natural disasters : human catastrophes -- Oceans and marine circulation systems -- The earth's ice : a remnant of the Ice Age -- Global climate zones -- The changing global climate -- Global warming -- Vegetation : the earth's botanical cloak -- Biodiversity ; Geodiversity ; Ecodiversity -- Deserts and desertification -- Worldwide protection for natural treasures through UNESCO -- Early human development and migration -- Exploration of the earth's surface -- The dynamic global population -- Human migration -- Global linguistic diversity -- Religions -- Global urbanization -- Water as a resource and a source of problems and conflicts -- Fossil fuels : production and world trade -- The future of energy -- Division of the globe into time zones -- The evolution of cartography -- Tourism : economics and the environment
  • Satellite section. Introduction and legend -- Remote satellite surveying -- The earth from space -- The earth's surface -- Volcanism -- Meteorite craters -- Climate : storms and a dangerous Christ child -- Climate : changes in the ozone layer -- Bodies of water : rivers -- Bodies of water : shrinking of seas -- Deserts -- Coastal formation : fjords and skerries -- Coastal formations : the largest reef on earth -- Coastal formations : inland waterways -- Continental divides : natural boundaries -- Vegetation and land use : rainforest -- Vegetation and land use : desert -- Settlement patterns : villages and metropolitan areas -- Settlement patterns : the metropolis -- Settlement patterns : city and country -- Environmental problems -- Polar regions -- Mountains ranges : glacial heights -- Mountains : ancient massifs
  • Map section. Contents of map section -- Using this atlas -- Quick reference guide -- Map projections -- World, physical -- Europe -- Asia/East Asia -- Southeast Asia/Southern Asia -- Near and Middle East/Africa -- Australia and Pacific Ocean/North America -- Middle America/South America -- World, political -- Europe -- Europe, political -- UNESCO cultural heritage -- The European Union -- Europe by rail -- London, Paris/United Kingdom, Ireland -- Central and Southern Ireland/Central Scotland -- Northeastern Ireland, Northern England and Wales -- Southern England and Wales -- Scandinavia and Finland, Iceland/Stockholm, Helsinki, Copenhagen -- Baltic region -- North Central Europe -- West Central Europe -- Portugal, Spain -- Southern Italy, Albania, Greece -- Hungary, Northern Balkan states -- Netherlands, Northwest Germany -- Belgium, Northern France, Western Germany -- Northwestern France -- Southern Germany, Czech Republic, Upper Austria -- Central Alps region -- Northern Italy -- Southeastern France/Central Italy -- Mediterranean region -- Northeastern Europe -- Southeastern Europe -- Ukraine -- Russia and neighboring countries -- Asia -- Asia, political -- UNESCO cultural heritage -- Indian Ocean earthquake : tsunami -- The Middle East region -- Eastern Asia -- Northeastern China/Korea -- Northern Japan/Tokyo-Yokohama, Osaka-Nagoya -- Central and Southern Japan -- Southeastern China, Northern Indochina -- Philippines/Malaya, Sumatra, Java -- Indonesia, Malaysia -- Southern Asia -- Indochina/Southern India -- Ganges Plain -- Punjab Plain/Central Asia -- Southwestern Asia -- Northern Middle East -- Eastern Mediterranean region/Jordan River Valley -- Africa -- Africa, political -- UNESCO cultural heritage -- The Nile -- East Africa -- Northeastern Africa -- Northern West Africa -- Northern Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia/Nile River delta -- Southern West Africa -- North Central Africa -- Ethiopia, Somalia/East Central Africa -- West Central Africa -- South Central Africa -- Southern Africa -- Australia, New Zealand, Central Pacific -- Australia, New Zealand, political -- UNESCO cultural heritage -- Visiting the Great Barrier Reef -- Australian Aborigines -- Papua New Guinea, Northern Australia -- Western and Central Australia -- Southeastern Australia/Sydney-Melbourne -- Northeastern Australia/New Zealand -- Central Pacific Ocean -- North and Middle America -- North America, political -- UNESCO cultural heritage -- Alaska -- Hurricane Katrina -- Canada -- United States -- Southwestern Canada, Northwestern United States -- Central Pacific and Western United States -- Southwestern United States -- Southern Texas -- Southern Great Plains -- Central Great Plains -- South Central Canada, North Central United States -- Southeastern Canada, Northeastern United States -- Great Lakes region, Middle Atlantic United States -- Mideastern United States -- Northern Gulf Coast region -- Los Angeles-San Diego/Seattle-Tacoma, Sacrament-San Francisco-San Jose, Chicago-Milwaukee, Detroit -- New York-Philadelphia-Washington -- Denver, Kansas City, New Orleans, Oklahoma City, Phoenix, San Antonio, Salt Lake City, St. Louis/Alaska -- Middle America -- Northern and Central Mexico -- Southern Mexico, Central America, Western Caribbean -- South American and polar regions -- South America, political -- UNESCO cultural heritage -- The Amazon -- The Galápagos Islands -- Colombia, Venezuela, Ecuador -- Guianas, Northern Brazil -- Peru, Northern Bolivia, Western Brazil -- Eastern Brazil -- Central South America -- Southern Chile and Argentina -- Arctic regions, Antarctica
  • Statistics and index section. World statistics -- Countries of the world -- Population of major cities -- Glossary of foreign terms -- Index abbreviations -- Index of the world (110,000 entries)
Dimensions
37 cm.
Edition
5th ed.
Extent
1 atlas (346 p.)
Isbn
9780843709674
Other physical details
col. ill., col. maps
Physical medium
paper
Positive negative aspect
not applicable
Production reproduction details
other
Specific material designation
atlas
System control number
  • 1309619
  • (OCoLC)ocn179921382
  • (OCoLC)179921382
  • 1086388
  • 1309619
Type of reproduction
not applicable

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