Historical Atlas of the United States

Historical Atlas of the United States

Book - 1988
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Spectacular book. It is large (12x18, a melange of historical photos and art together with NGS's splendid cartography, charts, drawings, and photos. 380 maps, 450 photos, and 140,000 words. Topics are: the land, people, boundaries, economy, transport and communication, and communities. The Atlas is NGS's centennial gift to the country; they have sent gift copies to 35,000 public and private schools teaching grade 9 and higher. This is one of the notable reference books of the year and the decade. Annotation copyright Book News, Inc. Portland, Or.

Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic Society, c1988
Edition: Centennial ed
ISBN: 9780870447471
Branch Call Number: R 911.73 Na
Characteristics: 289 p. : ill. (some col.), maps ; 48 cm. + magnifying sheet (24 x 16 cm.)


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