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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
£25.00

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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£19.99
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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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£32.95
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World Atlas of Great Apes and their Conservation

Hardback
by Julian Caldecott
Despite the dedicated efforts of many individuals and organizations, the great apes - our closest living relatives - are on the very edge of extinction. This sweeping atlas provides a comprehensive overview of what is currently known about all six species of great apes - chimpanzee, bonobo, Sumatran orangutan, Bornean orangutan, eastern gorilla, and western lowland gorilla. Created in association with The G...
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£29.95
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State Of The World Atlas (9th Editi

Paperback
by SMITH, DAN
This unique book, a milestone of graphic reporting, has become a trade reference classic since its first publication in the 1970s. Completely revised and updated, the new 9th edition of this groundbreaking 'atlas with attitude' keeps pace with the speed of change, using over 100 thematic world maps and vivid graphics to break down hardcore statistics into accessible, compelling form. Widely praised for its...
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£14.99
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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
£12.99

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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£12.99
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Historical Atlas of World War II

Hardback
by Swanston, Alexander
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£60.00
£60.00

Historical Atlas of the Celtic World

Hardback
by Barnes, Ian
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£60.00

Historical Atlas of the World at War

Hardback
by Lewis, Brenda
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£60.00
£60.00

Atlas of Empires

Hardback
by Peter Davidson
Atlas of Empires tells the story of how and why the great empires of history came into being, operated and ultimately declined, and discusses the future of the empire in today's globalized world. Featuring 60 beautiful and detailed maps of the empires' territories at different stages of their existence and organized thematically to reflect the different driving forces behind empires throughout history (such...
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£17.99
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Children's World Atlas

Hardback
by Wright, David
Philip’s Children’s Atlas is aimed at 7-12 year olds. The atlas features a blend of ‘adult’ cartography (including an index, relief shading, spot heights, letter grid references, and lines of longitude and latitude) with child friendly displayS.
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£11.99
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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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£110.00
£110.00

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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£18.50
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World Political Map

Sheet map, folded
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UBD Gregory's World Physical Map 100

Sheet map, folded
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Carbon Executive Illuminated Globe

Globe
by The Globe Company
The Carbon Executive is an illuminated desk globe featuring a transparent plastic meridian and a dark grey scratch resistant plastic base that houses a metal weight for added stability.
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£75.00
£75.00

The Keats Antique Globe: 953OBA

Globe
by The Globe Company
The Keats globe features a turned British oak base and solid brass fittings. Made in Corby, Northamptonshire, UK.
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£90.00
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