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Geography encyclopedia with complete world atlas

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About this book

Internet-linked encyclopedias
Geography encyclopedia with complete world atlas

  • Packed with information about our remarkable planet, from its physical characteristics to a continent-by-continent look at the world’s peoples and governments.
  • Richly illustrated with superb photographs, clear explanatory diagrams and 60 pages of detailed, up-to-date maps.
  • Includes information on planet earth, landforms, weather, climate and ecosystems, farming, settlements, manufacturing and global issues, and the peoples and cultures of each continent.
  • Extensive fact file with a gazeteer of states, world records, famous geographers and scientists, time zones, night sky and glossary.
  • Internet links via the Usborne Quicklinks Website to fascinating websites where readers can find further information, take virtual tours and lots more.

Press Reviews

This is a brand new edition of this comprehensive geography title, placing the world at your fingertips and explaining key topics in a lively and accessible way. Evocative photographs convey the extraordinary visual variety of the world around us. A bright, modern map section with over 30 double-page maps and a detailed country-by-country gazetteer, makes this the ultimate geography reference tool. Internet-linked too.
Warwick Books Newsletter

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