ISBN-10:
0026641739
ISBN-13:
9780026641739
Pub. Date:
01/25/2002
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Glencoe World Geography, Student Edition / Edition 1

Glencoe World Geography, Student Edition / Edition 1

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Overview

The only high school geography text co-authored by the National Geographic Society, Glencoe World Geography offers not only a fascinating view of the world, enlivened by but also a meticulous, accurate presentation. This program focuses on the development of geographic literacy.

Features:

  • Unequalled Authorship! National Geographic writers and photographers have teamed to make Glencoe World Geography the most engaging geography program available.
  • Every page, map, chart, and picture has been carefully fact-checked by National Geographic's Cartographer in Residence, and the maps are carefully labeled, up-to-date, and colorful.
  • A Geographic View, taken from the pages of National Geographic magazine, opens every section of the text and grabs your students' attention.
  • Connections to Today: Geography and History shows students how geography has affected historical events in various regions of the world.
  • The Regions Today:• Viewpoint Case Studies provide opportunities for students to discuss the environmental challenges facing the world''s regions.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780026641739
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date: 01/25/2002
Series: GLENCOE WORLD GEOGRAPHY Series
Edition description: Student Edition
Pages: 960
Product dimensions: 8.20(w) x 10.30(h) x 1.50(d)
Age Range: 14 - 17 Years

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Table of Contents

Unit 1 The World
Chapter 1 How Geographers Look at the World
Chapter 2 The Earth
Chapter 3 Climates of the Earth
Chapter 4 The Human World
Unit 2 The United States and Canada
Chapter 5 The Physical Geography of the United States and Canada
Chapter 6 The Cultural Geography of the United States and Canada
Chapter 7 The United States and Canada Today
Unit 3 Latin America
Chapter 8 The Physical Geography of Latin America
Chapter 9 The Cultural Geography of Latin America
Chapter 10 Latin America Today
Unit 4 Europe
Chapter 12 The Cultural Geography of Europe
Chapter 13 Europe Today
Unit 5 Russia
Chapter 14 The Physical Geography of Russia
Chapter 15 The Cultural Geography of Russia
Chapter 16 Russia Today
Unit 6 North Africa, Southwest Asia, and Central Asia
Chapter 17 The Physical Geography of North Africa, Southwest Asia, and
Central Asia
Chapter 18 The Cultural Geography of North Africa, Southwest Asia, and
Central Asia
Chapter 19 North Africa, Southwest Asia, and Central Asia Today
Unit 7 Africa South of the Sahara
Chapter 20 The Physical Geography of Africa South of the Sahara
Chapter 21 The Cultural Geography of Africa South of the Sahara
Chapter 22 Africa South of the Sahara Today
Unit 8 South Asia
Chapter 23 The Physical Geography of South Asia
Chapter 24 The Cultural Geography of South Asia
Chapter 25 South Asia Today
Unit 9 East Asia
Chapter 26 The Physical Geography of East Asia
Chapter 27 The Cultural Geography of East Asia
Chapter 28 East Asia Today
Unit 10 Southeast Asia
Chapter 29 The Physical Geography of Southeast Asia
Chapter 30 The Cultural Geography of Southeast Asia
Chapter 31 Southeast Asia Today
Unit 11 Australia, Oceania, and Antarctica
Chapter 32 The Physical Geography of Australia, Oceania, and Antarctica
Chapter 33 The Cultural Geography of Australia, Oceania, and Antarctica
Chapter 34 Australia, Oceania, and Antarctica Today
Appendix
English Glossary Gazetteer
Spanish Glossary
Index
Acknowledgements

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