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Atlas of Classical History

Paperback
by R J A Talbert
To observe the Celts through the eyes of the Greeks and Romans is the first aim of this book.
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Atlas of the World's Languages

Hardback
by R E Asher
Before the first appearance of the "Atlas of the World's Languages" in 1993, all the world's languages had never been accurately and completely mapped. The "Atlas" depicts the location of every known living language, including languages on the point of extinction. This fully revised edition of the "Atlas" offers: up-to-date research, some from fieldwork in early 2006; a general linguistic history of each se...
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£525.00
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Atlas of World Affairs

Paperback
by Andrew Boyd
The economic, social and environmental systems of the world remain in turmoil. Recent years have seen possibly irrevocable change in the politics of Europe, Asia, Africa and Latin America. Entirely revised and updated, the 11th edition describes the people, factions, and events that have shaped the modern world from the Second World War to the present day. International issues and conflicts are placed in th...
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The Medieval World

Hardback
by John Thompson
This lyrical adventure sweeps us through time and across Europe and the Middle East, charting the lands and events of the period known as the Middle Ages. Artworks, maps, and fine photography illuminate the key events of every century, beginning with the fall of the Roman Empire in A.D. 476 and moving forward to A.D. 1500 - the beginning of the age of discovery. Vibrant text from author John M. Thompson cap...
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£25.00
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Great Empires - Illustrated Atlas

Hardback
by National Geographic
Before there were superpowers, there were great empires - supremely forceful political entities whose rulers conquered vast territories, united diverse peoples, and changed the course of the world. From the Persian dynasties in the Fertile Crescent to the infamously ruthless Mongols in the steppes of Central Asia, to the great Ottoman Empire that spanned two continents and the colonial rule of 19th-century ...
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World Atlas of Biodiversity

Hardback
by Groombridge, Brian
Presents a huge wealth of information gathered from the conservation community worldwide. Begins by outlining material and energy cycles in the biosphere before developing the themes of the historical change in biodiversity, the relationships between humankind and the environment, and current trends in biodiversity, ecosystems and species depletion. Illustrated 37 thematic maps, 25 figures, 49 tables & 33...
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The Phaidon Atlas of 21st Century World Architecture

Hardback
by Phaidon Editors
"The Phaidon Atlas of 21st Century World Architecture" is a comprehensive portrayal of the finest built architecture from around the world completed since the year 2000. Divided into six world regions, the "Phaidon Atlas of 21st Century World Architecture" provides an important overview of global and local trends in architecture for a wide range of users. The geographical contexts for 21st century architect...
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Children's Picture Atlas

Hardback
by Brocklehurst, Ruth
Usborne’s beautifully illustrated Children’s Picture Atlas is a wonderfully unique way to take your children on a magical journey around the world. Each continent is depicted by a map covered with little pictures and crammed with fascinating details to pore over and talk about, making this a wonderful book to share.
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Insight Pocket World Atlas Exclusive Edition Rouge

Hardback Mini
Insight Pocket World Atlas Exclusive Edition (Rouge) is bound in a moleskine-style finish, and comes with elastic fastener, satin page marker and an expanding notes pocket. Indexed with 20,000 place names, a Nations of the World section contains flags, facts and figures on the 196 sovereign nations of the world.
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Insight Pocket World Atlas Exclusive Edition Racing Green

Hardback Mini
Insight Pocket World Atlas Exclusive Edition (Racing Green) is bound in a moleskine-style finish, and comes with elastic fastener, satin page marker and an expanding notes pocket. Indexed with 20,000 place names, a Nations of the World section contains flags, facts and figures on the 196 sovereign nations of the world.
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Insight Pocket World Atlas Exclusive Edition Sapphire

Hardback Mini
Insight Pocket World Atlas Exclusive Edition (Sapphire) is bound in a moleskine-style finish, and comes with elastic fastener, satin page marker and an expanding notes pocket. Indexed with 20,000 place names, a Nations of the World section contains flags, facts and figures on the 196 sovereign nations of the world.
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World Political Reference Atlas

Hardback
There are approximately 200 countries in the world but some of them usually are not shown on the maps due to uncertain political status. The World Reference Atlas provides information about all countries irrespective of their status as well as about 600 dependencies and autonomies which are generally based on ethnic, religious or other grounds, and it is here where it places itself above most other world at...
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The Hamlet Globe

Globe
Over 2,000 place names are included. The text is clear and each country is given a different colour with a darker tone around the borders to accentuate the political mapping. In the oceans, undersea ridges and basins are named and the clever use of shading in the oceans gives a stunning effect when the globe is illuminated.
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Earth Condensed

Hardback Large XL
by Gritzner, Charles F.
! Now at Stanfords’ special discounted price of £19.99 - £20.01 off the RRP Earth Condensed is a contemporary reference atlas, compiled with complete up-to-date information, striking cartography, a wealth of detail, and full-colour photography. It contains accessible text from an expert team of astronomers, geologists, geographers, and historians; comprehensive mapping showing the important geographica...
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£20.00
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Subjective Atlas of Palestine

Paperback
by Annelys de Vet (ed.)
Sublime landscapes, tranquil urban scenes, frolicking children; who would associate these images with Palestine. All too often the Western media show the country's gloomy side, and Palestinians as aggressors. It is this that makes identifying with them very difficult.
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Seeing The Bigger Picture: Global Infographics

Hardback
by Cock-Starkey Claire
Ever wondered whether more people own a car in England than in France, or which country gives the most to charity? Not a day goes by without such facts and figures being quoted in the media for us all to ponder or discuss at the pub. "Seeing the Bigger Picture" is jam-packed with fascinating statistics about countries the world over. Each chart displays information using illustrated visuals, rather than dry...
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The State of the World Atlas

Paperback
by Dan Smith
Over 50 full-colour world maps and graphics break down hardcore statistics to provide a compelling analysis of all the political, social, economic and ecological nightmares that keep us awake at night. The world's car population has grown five times as fast as the human population over the last 50 years. Wal-Mart's sales revenue exceeds the GDP of 150 countries. Climate change may put 2.7 billion at risk ...
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£12.99
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The Atlas Of Women In The World

Paperback
by JONI SEAGER
'When is an atlas a page-turner? When it makes the female half of the world visible in reliable statistics and glorious graphics. Nobody should be without this book.' Gloria Steinem 'A wonderfully illuminating and clear sighted book. Essential reading for anyone who wants to understand the reality of women's lives worldwide.' Melissa Benn 'A fascinating atlas. It is not only an invaluable reference book, ...
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Historical Atlas of World War II

Hardback
by Swanston, Alexander
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£60.00
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Historical Atlas of the Celtic World

Hardback
by Barnes, Ian
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