New Physical Geography

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Macmillan, 1904 - Physical geography - 457 pages
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Page 455 - PART (sth year) The Earth as a Whole . . . .40 cents THIRD PART (6th year) North America 75 cents FOURTH PART (7th year) Europe, South America, etc. . . .50 cents FIFTH PART (Sth year) Asia and Africa, with Review of North America (with State Supplement) 50 cents " Without Supplement 40 cents Home Geography, Greater New York Edition .... 50 cents net Teachers' Manual of Method in Geography.
Page 455 - To meet the requirements of some courses of study, the section from the Third Book, treating of South America, is bound up with the Second Book, thus bringing North America and South America together in one volume.
Page 455 - Tarr and McMurry's Geographies A NEW SERIES OF GEOGRAPHIES IN TWO, THREE, OR FIVE VOLUMES By RALPH S. TARR, BS, FQSA CORNELL UNIVERSITY AND FRANK M. McMURRY, Ph.D. TEACHERS COLLEGE, COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY TWO BOOK SERIES Introductory Geography 60...
Page 258 - ... from the north in the northern hemisphere and from the south in the southern hemisphere, while in the upper regions of the air the directions would be reversed.
Page 455 - Volumes have also been prepared, and may be had separately or bound together with the Third Book of the Three Book Series, or the Fifth Part of the Five Book Series : SUPPLEMENTARY VOLUMES New York State ... 30 cents The New England States . 30 cents Utah 40 cents California 30 cents Kansas 30 cents Ohio 30 cents Virginia 30 cents Pennsylvania .... 30 cents Texas ... 35 cents When ordering, be careful to specify the Book or Part and the Series desired, and whether with or without the State Supplement....
Page 455 - Years) Home Geography and the Earth as a Whole 60 cents SECOND BOOK (6th Year) North America 75 cents THIRD BOOK...
Page 456 - There is an advanced and modernized phase of it, however, which the majority of the committee prefer to designate physiography, not because the name is important, but because it emphasizes a special and important phase of the subject and of its treatment. The scientific investigations of the last decade have made very important additions to physiographic knowledge and methods of study- These are indeed so radical as to be properly regarded, perhaps, as revolutionary.
Page 456 - Hut without regard to what may be the terminology of the future (which is not very important in itself), the majority of the Conference wish to impress upon the attention of teachers the fact that there has been developed within the past decade a new and most important phase of the subject, and to urge that they hasten to acquaint themselves with it .and bring it into the work of the schoolroom and of the field.
Page 258 - These belts migrate northward in summer, southward in winter. (E) Antitrades. — The air that rises in the belt of calms flows northward and southward, high above the earth (Fig. 406). Turned by the influence of rotation, these upper currents, or antitrades, move from the southwest in the northern...
Page 258 - ... from the southwest in the northern hemisphere and from the northwest in the southern hemisphere.

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