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Books in the Library - samples
Geography in Classical Antiquity by
Call Number: G84 .D84 2012 (LSC-Creekside Library)
Publication Date: 2012-04-26
""What were the limits of knowledge of the physical world in Greek and Roman antiquity? How far did travellers get and what did they know about far-away regions? How did they describe foreign countries and peoples? How did they measure the earth, and distances and heights on it? Ideas about the physical and cultural world are a key aspect of ancient history,.."
Mountain Geography by
Call Number: E161.3 .M343 2013
Publication Date: 2013-08-24
"Mountain Geography is a comprehensive resource that gives readers an in-depth understanding of the geographical processes that occur in the world's mountains and the impact of these regions on culture and society. The volume begins with an introduction that defines mountains, followed by a comprehensive treatment of their physical geography, including origins, climatology, snow and ice, landforms and geomorphic processes, soils, vegetation, and wildlife. .."
Political Geography by
Call Number: JC319 .C69 2002
Publication Date: 2002-04-22
"...The text covers all the central issues in the field, including identity politics, state territoriality, and the way geography makes a difference in the form of attachments and commitments to place in contexts of interdependence. Students are introduced to ideas about how the geography of politics has been interpreted and can be studied in clear and accessible language. Numerous fascinating and relevant examples are used throughout in order to sustain reader interest." -- Back cover.
An Introduction to the Geography of Tourism by
Call Number: G156.5.E58 N45 2017
Publication Date: 2017-03-13
"Tourism is an astonishingly complex phenomenon that is becoming an ever-greater part of life in today's global world. This clear and engaging text introduces undergraduate students to this vast and diverse subject through the lens of geography, the only field with the breadth to consider all of the aspects, activities, and perspectives that constitute tourism. Indeed, geography and tourism have always been interconnected, and Velvet Nelson reinforces the relationship between them by using both human and physical geography to interpret all facets of tourism-- economic, social, and environmental..."
Placing Latin America by
Call Number: GF514 .P53 2012
Publication Date: 2012-02-16
"Physical geography : the human-environment connection / The making of a region..."
Human geography -- Latin America.
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