Geography

The Rough Guide to Poland by Jonathan Bousfield, Mark Salter

By Jonathan Bousfield, Mark Salter

Now in its sixth version this tough advisor has been totally up to date and revised. Its 24-page full-colour part introduces the author''s “things to not miss”, a selective style of the country''s highlights: striking structures, and historical websites, common wonders and colourful gala's. all through, there are discerning reports of all of the top areas to stick, devour and drink, to fit any price range, from the fast-changing towns of Warsaw and Krakow to the laid-back lakeside hotels of Mazuria. there's vast insurance of the nation-state, from Slowinski nationwide Park''s sand dunes to the alpine Tatra mountains, with sensible recommendation on the best way to discover it. ultimately, the Contexts part offers an authoritative heritage at the country''s politics, heritage, literature and folks song.

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Cruising Alaska: A Traveler's Guide to Cruising Alaskan by Larry H. Ludmer

By Larry H. Ludmer

This consultant seeks to aid the tourist select the simplest boat for a journey of Alaska. up-to-date for the 2001 season, it includes concise details on each vessel cruising Alaskan waters. It states room dimension, eating preparations, passenger/crew ratio, itineraries for every send, and candid reviews at the execs and cons of every. there's vast insurance of the smaller "Explorer" boats that catch up with to the glaciers and natural world. strolling excursions of every port of name are supplied, besides a downtown map and entire details on tours into the nationwide parks and amazing state obtainable from the boats.

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Frommer's Vietnam, Including Angkor Wat by Charles Agar

By Charles Agar

You are going to by no means fall into the vacationer traps in the event you trip with Frommer's. it really is like having a chum express you round, taking you to the areas locals like top. Our professional authors have already long gone in every single place you could go—they've performed the legwork for you, and they are now not afraid to inform it love it is, saving you money and time. No different sequence bargains candid experiences of such a lot of resorts and eating places in all fee levels. each Frommer's commute consultant is updated, with specific costs for every little thing, dozens of colour maps, and fascinating insurance of activities, buying, and nightlife. you would be misplaced with no us! Frommer’s Vietnam is an amazingly certain consultant that takes the reader during the kingdom with useful details, late-breaking deals, cultural insights, straightforward maps, etiquette suggestions, a language word list, recommendation for enterprise tourists, and sensible recommendation on making plans the journey and getting round. This consultant explores every thing from the thriving expat nightlife in Ho Chi Minh urban (once known as Saigon) to a trip by way of boat into the Mekong Delta, prior rice paddies and riverside pagodas. not like any of our prime competitors––including Lonely Planet and tough Guide––Frommer’s Vietnam will characteristic tours to Cambodia, together with finished insurance of Phnom Penh, Siem Riep, and the preferred temples of Angkor Wat. significant other podcast on hand on Frommers.com

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Moon Reykjavik by Jenna Gottlieb

By Jenna Gottlieb

Iceland resident Jenna Gottlieb unearths the neighborhood secrets and techniques of the capital of her followed state, from the colourful galleries and buzzing eating places of town to the close by basalt rock peaks and beautiful perspectives of mount Esja. Gottlieb recommends precise journey rules like “Reykjavik: The city Experience”. whole with certain details on having fun with definitely the right Nordic Sauna, whale-watching out of Reykjavík Harbor, and sampling any fish that swims int he sea, Moon Reykjavík provides tourists the instruments they should create a extra own and noteworthy experience.

This full-color guidebook includes brilliant photographs and easy-to-use maps to assist with journey planning.

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A Climate Modelling Primer, Third Edition by Kendal, Henderson-Sellers, Ann McGuffie

By Kendal, Henderson-Sellers, Ann McGuffie

On account of fresh elevated know-how of the social and political dimensions of weather, many non-specialists find a want for info concerning the number of on hand weather types. A weather Modelling Primer, 3rd version explains the foundation and mechanisms of all kinds of present physically-based weather types. A completely revised and up-to-date variation, this booklet assists the reader in figuring out the complexities and applicabilities of today’s wide selection of weather versions. issues lined contain the newest concepts for modelling the coupled biosphere-ocean-atmosphere process, details on present sensible facets of weather modelling and how you can review and take advantage of the implications, dialogue of Earth method types of Intermediate Complexity (EMICs), and interactive workouts in accordance with strength stability version (EBM) and the Daisyworld version. resource codes and effects from a number of version varieties permits readers to make their very own weather simulations and to view the result of the newest excessive answer types. The accompanying CD includes: a set of assets for these wishing to benefit extra approximately weather modelling. more than a few version visualisations. facts from weather versions to be used within the lecture room. home windows and Macintosh courses for an power stability version. chosen figures from the publication for inclusion in shows and lectures. compatible for 3rd/4th yr undergraduates taking classes in weather modelling, fiscal forecasting, computing device technological know-how, environmental technological know-how, geography and oceanography. additionally of relevance to researchers and execs operating in comparable disciplines with weather versions or who desire available technical historical past to weather modelling predictions.

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Colored Property: State Policy and White Racial Politics in by David M. P. Freund

By David M. P. Freund

In "Colored Property", David M. P. Freund indicates how federal intervention spurred a dramatic shift within the language and good judgment of racial integration in residential neighborhoods after international battle II - clear of invocations of a legendary racial hierarchy and towards speak of markets, estate, and citizenship. Freund strains the emergence of a robust public-private alliance that facilitated postwar suburban progress around the kingdom with federal courses that considerably favourite whites. Then, exhibiting how this nationwide tale performed out in metropolitan Detroit, he demonstrates how whites realized to view discrimination no longer as an act of racism yet as a valid reaction to the wishes of the industry. Illuminating government's strong but still-hidden position within the segregation of U.S. towns, "Colored Property" offers a dramatic new imaginative and prescient of metropolitan progress, segregation, and white identification in smooth America.

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The Geography of Tropical African Development. A Study of by A. M. O'Connor

By A. M. O'Connor

This top promoting textbook specializes in the alterations in geographical styles that experience taken position lately i.e. at the geographical development of modern and present fiscal swap. the world lined comprises the nations mendacity among the boundaries of the Tropic of melanoma and the Tropic of Capricorn. during this moment variation titanic alterations were made in each bankruptcy that allows you to sustain up to now in recognize of either the geographical trend of improvement and winning attitudes in the direction of it. The dialogue continues to be principally restricted to the twenty 12 months interval among 1956 and 1976, and to the industrial component to improvement

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