The Resource Don't know much about geography : everything you need to know about the world but never learned, Kenneth C. Davis, (electronic resource)

Don't know much about geography : everything you need to know about the world but never learned, Kenneth C. Davis, (electronic resource)

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Don't know much about geography : everything you need to know about the world but never learned
Title
Don't know much about geography
Title remainder
everything you need to know about the world but never learned
Statement of responsibility
Kenneth C. Davis
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Who killed the Dead Sea' What can you build with BRICS' Does the World Bank have ATMs' Is all the talk of global warming just a lot of hot air' In Don't Know Much About Geography, Kenneth C. Davis, New York Times bestselling author and creator of the Don't Know Much About series of books, takes the reader on a fascinating, breathtaking, and hilarious grand tour of the planet Earth'opening our eyes and imaginations to a wide, wild, and wonderful world we never knew. In this newly revised, updated, and expanded edition of the classic anti-textbook, he reflects on many of the profound and important changes that have occurred on our planet in the last twenty years
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TEFOD
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Davis, Kenneth C
Dewey number
910
Index
index present
Intended audience
1290L
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
G131
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Don't know much about®
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Geography
  • SCIENCE
  • Geography
Label
Don't know much about geography : everything you need to know about the world but never learned, Kenneth C. Davis, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Note
  • "Updated and expanded"--Cover
  • With appendices, bibliography and index
  • "A hardcover edition of this book was published in 1992 by William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers."--Title page verso
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 119
  • Chapter 4
  • Elephants in the Alps
  • 155
  • Chapter 5
  • Paradise Lost? Geography, Weather, and the Environment
  • 229
  • Chapter 6
  • Lost in Space?
  • 271
  • Chapter 1
  • World Is a Pear
  • 1
  • Chapter 2
  • What's So Bad About the Badlands?
  • 43
  • Chapter 3
  • If People Were Dolphins, the Planet Would Be Called Ocean
Control code
ocn844732772
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780062230140
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
EB00231557
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
BBA6DC1B-8758-4901-A545-6DBF83523911
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o844732772
  • (OCoLC)844732772
Label
Don't know much about geography : everything you need to know about the world but never learned, Kenneth C. Davis, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Note
  • "Updated and expanded"--Cover
  • With appendices, bibliography and index
  • "A hardcover edition of this book was published in 1992 by William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers."--Title page verso
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 119
  • Chapter 4
  • Elephants in the Alps
  • 155
  • Chapter 5
  • Paradise Lost? Geography, Weather, and the Environment
  • 229
  • Chapter 6
  • Lost in Space?
  • 271
  • Chapter 1
  • World Is a Pear
  • 1
  • Chapter 2
  • What's So Bad About the Badlands?
  • 43
  • Chapter 3
  • If People Were Dolphins, the Planet Would Be Called Ocean
Control code
ocn844732772
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780062230140
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
EB00231557
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
BBA6DC1B-8758-4901-A545-6DBF83523911
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o844732772
  • (OCoLC)844732772

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