DIVDIVDIVPresented in an elegant gold cover and slipcase, and printed on Forest Stewardship Council paper, this is the ultimate coffee table book and the world's most prestigious atlas the perfect blend of tradition, authority, and style.
Author: Times Books (Firm)
Publisher: Harpercollins Pub Limited
DIVDIVDIVPresented in an elegant gold cover and slipcase, and printed on Forest Stewardship Council paper, this is the ultimate coffee table book and the world's most prestigious atlas the perfect blend of tradition, authority, and style. The atlas begins with contributions from geographical experts, providing detailed information on the key issues facing the world today climate change, environmental threats, global communications, biodiversity, and energy resources with supporting maps, images, photographs, and graphics. The unique scope and breadth of the index with more than 200,000 entries also includes a comprehensive set of alternative spellings for place names and former names. This authoritative reference was reprinted with updates in 2008.
Only 20 copies of the Limited Edition Times Comprehensive Atlas of the World 14th edition are available. Each unique copy comes with a limited print on canvas of the World map from The Times Survey Atlas of the World 1922.
This globally prestigious record of our extraordinary world, available as a leather-bound limited edition. Only 50 copies of the Limited Edition Atlas of the World are available. Each unique copy comes with a limited print on canvas of the World map from The Times Survey Atlas of the World 1922.
Thematic world maps covering such topics as climate, population, energy, and minerals are included. The Times Comprehensive Atlas pays careful attention to detail and uses easy-to-read symbols. Its excellent index lists more than ...
Author: Kay Ann Cassell
Publisher: American Library Association
Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
Designed to complement every introductory library reference course, this is the perfect text for students and librarians looking to expand their personal reference knowledge, teaching failsafe methods for identifying important materials by matching specific types of questions to the best available sources, regardless of format. Guided by a national advisory board of educators and practitioners, this thoroughly updated text expertly keeps up with new technologies and practices while remaining grounded in the basics of reference work. Chapters on fundamental concepts, major reference sources, and special topics provide a solid foundation; the text also offers fresh insight on core issues, including ethics, readers' advisory, information literacy, and other key aspects of reference librarianship;selecting and evaluating reference materials, with strategies for keeping up to date;assessing and improving reference services;guidance on conducting reference interviews with a range of different library users, including children and young adults;a new discussion of reference as programming;important special reference topics such as Google search, 24/7 reference, and virtual reference; anddelivering reference services across multiple platforms As librarians experience a changing climate for all information services professionals, in this book Cassell and Hiremath provide the tools needed to manage the ebb and flow of changing reference services in today's libraries.
The large format issues facing the atlas publisher and has always been a special of the plates and very extensive coverage of all areas of the concern of atlases produced by The Times . The numerous world in the Comprehensive edition ...
This fourth edition has been completely revised to include all of the latest historical, political, and economic developments around the world.
Author: Geoffrey Barraclough
Publisher: Times Books(NY)
Category: Atlases, British
The Times Concise Atlas of World History, first published in 1982, has become a classic of reference publishing around the globe. It combines original maps and insightful narrative to provide a global and comprehensive view of the story of humanity. This fourth edition has been completely revised to include all of the latest historical, political, and economic developments around the world.