Student AtlasUnknown - 1998
Specially designed for both home learning and school use, and suitable for students age 10 and up, the DK Student Atlas is an unparalleled resource for the young geographer. Much More than an Atlas: Combining clear, detailed mapping with fascinating information, the DK Student Atlas provides both a regional and a thematic approach to geography. Maps covering landscape, industry, land use, population, climate, and environmental issues are complemented by explanatory text, diagrams, and photographs. Learning Map Skills: The DK Student Atlas is also an indispensable introduction to the world of modern mapping, explaining in a simple yet comprehensive way the concepts that are critical to understanding how maps are made and used. Linking Places with Themes: Major geographical themes are treated at global, continental, and regional levels, allowing students to make comparisons between places and to study in depth the unique features of each region. The DK Student Atlas puts the world at your fingertips!
Publisher: New York, NY : DK Publishing Inc., c1998
Branch Call Number: 912 STU 1998
Characteristics: 160 p. : ill., maps
Alternative Title: DK student atlas