|Statement||by Gottfried Pfeifer ... Translated ... from "Entwicklungstendenzen in theorie und methode der regionalen geographie in den Vereinigten Staaten nach dem kriege," Zeitschrift der Gessellschaft für erdkunde zu Berlin, 1938, by John Leighly ...|
|Contributions||Leighly, John, 1895- tr.|
|LC Classifications||G81 .P45|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||2 p. l., 36,  p.|
|Number of Pages||36|
|LC Control Number||39030062|
Across This Land: A Regional Geography of the United States and Canada (Creating the North American Landscape) Hudson, John C. Published by Hudson, John C. (). The United States also saw a modest economic boost from the agreement. After the Cold War, the United States retained its position as a global superpower. It has the largest economy of any other country, including the combined output of the European Union, accounting for 25 percent of the world’s gross domestic product (GDP). Buy Regional Geography of the United States and Canada 4 by Tom L. McKnight (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(14). In most nations, these stakeholders are all government agencies. In the United States, A&IS production, consumption, and investment are found in education and the private sector as well as in government, resulting in a high level of organizational development, complexity, and productivity.
The book follows the order of most World Regional Geography textbooks. It starts with an introduction to what geography entails, explaining basic human and physical geographic terms. The rest of the book goes by realm as follows: Europe, Russia, North America, Latin America, Sub-Saharan Africa, North Africa & Southwest Asia, South Asia, East. Book Description World Regional Geography: People, Places and Globalization is adapted from a work produced by a publisher who has requested that they and the original author not receive attribution. This adapted edition is produced by the University of Minnesota Libraries Publishing through the eLearning Support Initiative. • A New Republic Best Book of the Year • The Globalist Top Books of the Year • Winner of the Maine Literary Award for Non-fiction • Particularly relevant in understanding who voted for who in this presidential election year, this is an endlessly fascinating look at American regionalism and the eleven “nations” that continue to shape North AmericaReviews: K. b. Cold War alliances and rivalries after World War II. c. the changing physical boundaries of Europe's major rivers and coastlines. d. membership in the United Nations, along with nationalistic issues. e. cultural issues involving shifting language patterns in Europe.
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