DK Compact World Atlas

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Dorling Kindersley Publishing, 2001 - Atlases - 192 pages
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Clear and Easy-to-Read Maps: This superb atlas contains over 60 clearly labeled regional maps showing all the world's countries in their entirety. Larger countries such as the US, China, and the Russian Federation are covered in greater regional detail. Combining the most important roads, railways, rivers, and settlements with DK's unique landscape modeling, this is an invaluable reference tool. Global Statistics and Detailed Indexing: The Index-Gazetteer of places and countries contains over 20,000 entries which makes searching quick and easy. Find out the essentials on any country in the comprehensive Factfile section which has statistical profiles on all 192 nations, along with their flags.

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User Review  - ElizaJane - LibraryThing

Our favourite children's atlas. Only has the more major or well-known places listed but a very accessable atlas for children with maps that are easy to read with larger text. Read full review


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These well-organized atlases offer clear transitions from more general global information and maps to sections on continents, each of which contains continental and regional close-ups with maps and ... Read full review


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