Philips' elementary atlas and geography, ed. by J.F. Williams

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Page 62 - America is bounded on the north, by the Arctic Ocean ; on the south, by the Gulf of Mexico and the Pacific Ocean ; on the east, by the Atlantic Ocean ; and on the west, by the Pacific Ocean.
Page 52 - It is bounded on the north by the Arctic Ocean, on the east by the Atlantic Ocean, on the south by the Gulf of Mexico and South America, and on the west by the Pacific Ocean.
Page 1 - The periphery of every circle, whether great or small, is supposed to be divided into 360 equal parts called degrees, each degree into 60 minutes, each minute into 60 seconds, each second into 60 thirds, &c., marked with the characters , ', ", '", &c. Thus, 32 24...
Page 56 - Africa is bounded on the north by the Mediterranean Sea ; on the south by the Southern Ocean...
Page 2 - The South Temperate Zone lies between the Tropic of Capricorn and the Antarctic Circle.
Page 43 - Asia, on the west by the Red Sea, on the south by the Gulf of Aden and the Arabian Sea, and on the east by the Gulf of Oman and the Persian Gulf.
Page 25 - By its terms, all the states of Germany ' form an eternal union for the protection of the realm and the care of the welfare of the German people.
Page 67 - Central America is bounded by Mexico on the north, the Caribbean Sea on the east, and the Pacific Ocean on the west and south.
Page 2 - A quarter of a circle (or qiunlrant) contains, therefore, 90 degrees. 9. Latitude is distance measured, in degrees, from the equator towards either pole ; and the greatest latitude which a place can have is 90 degrees — that is, the extreme distance of either pole from the line of the equator. All places situated between the equator and the north pole are said to be in North Latitude ; all places that lie between the equator and the south pole are in South Latitude.
Page 50 - Asia is bounded on the north by the Arctic Ocean, on the east by the Pacific Ocean, on the south by the Indian Ocean, and on the west by Europe, the Mediterranean and Red Sea.

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