About This Book
The atlas has been brought fully up-to-date to provide a detailed and attractive picture of the world today. The beautifully illustrated introductory section gives a detailed profile of today’s world and covers major contemporary geographical and global issues – such as environment and population growth – through maps, images, statistics and graphics.
The fully up-to-date reference maps give exceptional detail and provide accurate, accessible and attractive coverage, helping you explore the world.
44 city plans of the world’s major cities, showing major places of interest, have also been revised.
A comprehensive guide to the world’s states and territories including flags, profiles and key facts in included, making this the ideal reference atlas for home, school or office.
104 pages of authoritative mapping of the whole world
Plans of 44 of the world’s major cities
Geographical reference section with flags, statistics and facts for the world’s states and territories
Statistics and world maps on major geographical themes, including earthquakes, population, cities, climate and the environment
The latest images of the earth from space
Historical mapping of the world from 1858 to the present day
45,000 index entries