Sewn binding. Cloth over boards. 336 p. Contains: Illustrations.
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From the changing shape of the warming northern polar region to the
southern end of the globe in Antarctica, this atlas offers
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design, this completely updated atlas covers the latest
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world''s challenges and celebrates its wonders. Filled with dynamic
infographics and compelling annotations and captions, NATIONAL
GEOGRAPHIC GLOBAL ATLAS documents the critical facts, developments,
and trends of our ever-evolving human and natural landscape.