Collins World Atlas


Author: N.A
Publisher: HarperCollins UK
ISBN: 000715724X
Category: Atlases
Page: 232
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This atlas provides a comprehensive view of the world through accurate and accessible reference maps, illustrated thematic spreads and detailed world statistics. The maps have been designed and created specifically for this format and provide balanced coverage of the whole world. The highly illustrative world and continental thematic spreads complement the reference maps and provide detailed information on major geographical themes and world issues. economy, health and communications, are presented through maps, satellite images, photographs, statistics and graphics. These are backed up by detailed world statistics on key socio-economic indicators. The comprehensive index contains over 45,000 place names and includes special gazetteer-style entries, which provide key facts about selected places and geographical features around the world. highly illustrated world and continental thematic pages; details of all the world's states and territories; world statistics of major socio-economic indicators; and an index to over 45,000 place names.

Collins World Atlas


Author: Collins UK,HarperCollins
Publisher: Collins
ISBN: 9780007531783
Category: Reference
Page: 64
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A new, fully updated edition of this bestselling atlas of the world. The clear and detailed mapping has been brought fully up-to-date to reflect all recent geopolitical changes. Great value and contains all the world maps you need in a budget atlas, for family, study and business use.FEATURES:,*46 pages of fully revised, detailed reference maps of the world.,*Map of the world's countries and physical features.,*Introductory section includes facts on all the countries of the world, including flags, area, population, capital city, languages, religions and currency.,*Map of the world's time zones.,*Over 10,000 index entries.

Der Weinatlas


Author: Hugh Johnson,Jancis Robinson
Publisher: GRÄFE UND UNZER
ISBN: 9783833812194
Category: Cooking
Page: 400
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Der Weinatlas, der große Klassiker der Weinliteratur, liegt nun als sechste und bisher auch umfangreichste Ausgabe vor. Erneut haben Jancis Robinson und Hugh Johnson die gesamte Weinwelt unter die Lupe genommen und führen den Leser kenntnisreich und kurzweilig durch alle Weinregionen der Welt zu den bedeutendsten Weinen und ihren Produzenten. 200 hervorragende Karten von Übersichtskarten bis zu Detailkarten im Maßstab 1:25.000 erklären die Herkunft und geografischen Hintergründe der besten Weine aus allen 5 Kontinenten. Der Weinatlas ist ein wertvoller und unverzichtbarer Begleiter durch die ganze Welt des Weins.

Collins World Atlas


Author: Collins Maps
Publisher: Collins
ISBN: 9780008158514
Category:
Page: 64
View: 7846

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This great value contains all the world maps you need in a budget atlas, for family, study and business use. It offers fully revised, detailed reference maps of the world; a map of the world's countries and physical features; an introductory section with facts on all the countries of the world, including flags, area, population, capital city, languages, religions and currency; a map of the world s time zones; and over 10,000 index entries."

Collins World Atlas


Author: HarperCollins (Firm)
Publisher: Harpercollins Pub Limited
ISBN: 9780007347186
Category: Reference
Page: 312
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Detailed world mapping is enhanced by thousands of facts, Internet links, photographs, satellite images, tables, and graphs.

Niemalsland

Roman
Author: Neil Gaiman
Publisher: BASTEI LÜBBE
ISBN: 3732532747
Category: Fiction
Page: 432
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Richard Mayhew führt ein unaufgeregtes Leben in London, bis ihm eines Tages ein verletztes Mädchen direkt vor die Füße fällt und ihn um Hilfe bittet. Richard willigt ein und gerät dadurch in ein Abenteuer, das er sich in seinen Träumen nicht hätte vorstellen können. Denn Door ist kein gewöhnliches Mädchen, sondern gehört zum verborgenen Reich von "Unter-London". Mit ihr landet Richard in einer Welt, die weit seltsamer und gefährlicher ist, als alles, was er vorher kannte.

World Atlas


Author: Collins Staff,HarperCollins (Firm)
Publisher: Collins
ISBN: 9780007289028
Category: Atlases, British
Page: 240
View: 6101

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MAPS, CHARTS & ATLASES. Fully revised general reference atlas in the exciting Collins World Atlas range. Highly detailed maps giving balanced worldwide coverage, beautifully illustrated thematic pages and thousands of facts and statistics including world and continental ranking tables. This perfect family reference atlas provides a comprehensive and topical view of today's world and the issues facing it.

World Atlas


Author: Collins Bartholomew Ltd
Publisher: Collins Publishers
ISBN: 9780007289035
Category: Atlases
Page: 240
View: 4725

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A paperback edition of this fully revised general reference atlas in the exciting Collins world atlas range. Highly detailed maps giving balanced worldwide coverage, beautifully illustrated thematic pages and thousands of facts and statistics enable the user to know the world.

Hidden Figures - Unerkannte Heldinnen


Author: Margot Lee Shetterly
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 3959676433
Category: History
Page: 416
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1943 stellt das Langley Memorial Aeronautical Laboratory der NACA,die später zur NASA wird, erstmalig afroamerikanische Frauen ein. "Menschliche Rechner" - unter ihnen Dorothy Vaughan, die 1953 Vorgesetzte der brillanten afroamerikanischen Mathematikerin Katherine Johnson wird. Trotz Diskriminierung und Vorurteilen, treiben sie die Forschungen der NASA voran und Katherine Johnsons Berechnungen werden maßgeblich für den Erfolg der Apollo-Missionen. Dies ist ihre Geschichte. "Mit dieser unglaublich mitreißenden und vielschichtigen Erzählung zeigt Shetterly ihr Können. Die Geschichte begeistert in allen Aspekten." Booklist

Collins Children's World Atlas


Author: Collins UK
Publisher: Collins
ISBN: 9780007514267
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 144
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Provides an overview of the world's people and places, offering analysis of social, geographic, economic, and environmental trends and descriptions of key social, cultural, historical, and physical features of countries and cities.

HarperCollins Student World Atlas, 2nd Edition

Changing Your Worldview
Author: HarperCollins Publishers Ltd.
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0061793760
Category: Reference
Page: 240
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The HarperCollins Student World Atlas contains ninety-two pages of reference maps complemented by highly illustrated coverage of major world issues and geography. Topics, which include climate and weather, the oceans, population, the world economy, and health and communications, are presented through satellite images, photographs, graphics, and detailed statistics. The comprehensive index contains over 45,000 place names and includes special gazetteer-style entries providing information about selected places and geographical features around the world.

Die drei Musketiere

Roman
Author: Alexandre Dumas
Publisher: S. Fischer Verlag
ISBN: 3104008485
Category: Fiction
Page: 800
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Mit dem Werkbeitrag aus Kindlers Literatur Lexikon. Mit dem Autorenporträt aus dem Metzler Lexikon Weltliteratur. Mit Daten zu Leben und Werk, exklusiv verfasst von der Redaktion der Zeitschrift für Literatur TEXT + KRITIK. Im Jahr 1625 zieht der junge d’Artagnan nach Paris, um sich der Garde der berühmten Musketiere anzuschließen. Schnell gewinnt er die Freundschaft der drei unzertrennlichen Musketiere Athos, Porthos und Aramis. Getreu ihrem Motto »Einer für alle, alle für einen« verteidigen sie ihre Königin gegen die Intrigen Kardinal Richelieus und der verruchten Lady Winter. Dumas' historischer Roman zählt zu den populärsten und spannendsten der Weltliteratur.

Die schlimmsten Kinder der Welt


Author: David Walliams
Publisher: Rowohlt Verlag GmbH
ISBN: 3644402833
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Page: 272
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Möchtest du die schlimmsten Kinder der Welt kennenlernen? Hier sind sie, die zehn katastrophalsten Knaben und monströsesten Mädel! Wie zum Beispiel Sofia Sofa, die schon so lange auf dem Sofa sitzt und fernsieht, dass sie sich selbst in eins verwandelt! Oder der Sabbernde Sascha, der durch seine Sabberei einen ganzen Schulausflug ins Wasser fallen lässt! Und wer könnte Heulsuse Heidi vergessen – die quengelige große Schwester, die andauernd Lügen erzählt?! Welch eine herrliche Sammlung der weltschlimmsten Geschichten, geschrieben von David Walliams, dem weltbesten Autor der Welt, illustriert mit den farbigsten Illustrationen der Welt von Tony Ross!

Collins World Atlas Sticker Book


Author: Collins UK
Publisher: Collins
ISBN: 9780007481446
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 32
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The balanced mix of colourful maps, stickers and facts combine to make this atlas a fun activity book for 6-8 year olds.With over 200 peel-able stickers the atlas is perfect way to introduce the world of geography to young children.Maps show country boundaries and names are clear and uncluttered, making a base for the sticker activities.A perfect combination of learning and fun.

Collins New World Atlas


Author: N.A
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9780007157273
Category: Atlases
Page: 336
View: 810

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This atlas gives a new perspective on how the world is made up, how it looks and how it works. It is a useful reference atlas providing a collection of images depicting the nature of the Earth. It presents new ways of visualizing the Earth through the use of maps, satellite images, space and aerial photography, three-dimensional terrain models and graphics. The information is presented in continental sections with the mapping for each continent introduced by a series of highly illustrated thematic spreads. These include detailed statistics and flags of all countries and territories, and cover such topics as landscapes and land use, climate and weather, population, cities and specific environmental and geographical issues.

My First World Atlas


Author: HarperCollins UK Staff
Publisher: Collins
ISBN: 9780007521265
Category: Children's atlases
Page: 64
View: 9518

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This is an illustrated pictorial atlas which takes children on a journey of discovery around the countries of the World. The atlas is clear, colourful, and highly informative. Topics are introduced globally to explain simply the use of illustrations selected on the regional mapping.

Collins Primary World Atlas


Author: Collins UK
Publisher: Harpercollins Pub Limited
ISBN: 9780007484409
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 68
View: 3342

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Provides maps of the regions and nations of the world, featuring city information, flags, and introductions to map reading skills, scale, and distance.