National Geographic almanac of geography

Author: Roger M. Downs
Publisher: National Geographic Society
ISBN: UOM:39015063281268
Release Date: 2005-08
Genre: Reference

A geographical almanac, discussing historical, physical and human geography.

National Geographic Kids Almanac 2013 Canadian Edition

Author: National Geographic Kids
Publisher: National Geographic Children's Books
ISBN: 1426309279
Release Date: 2012-05-22
Genre: Almanacs

Provides the latest information on a wide range of topics including animals, culture, geography, the environment, history, and science.

National Geographic Kids Almanac 2012

Author: U. S. National Geographic Society Staff
Publisher: National Geographic Children's Books
ISBN: 1426307861
Release Date: 2011
Genre: Almanacs

Check out the world's best-selling National Geographic Kids 2012 Almanac, No. 3 on The New York Times Best Sellers list for Children's Paperbacks. In the lively style of National Geographic Kids magazine, this colorful page-turner excites young people about their world and everything in it. The National Geographic Kids 2012 Almanac-also available in Canadian and International editions-is packed with fun-to-browse features, useful reference material, homework help developed by educators, and the kind of quirky facts that kids adore. Amazing animals, cool inventions, funny roadside attractions, outer space, green living, natural disasters, maps, puzzles-it's all here in one irresistible volume. While competing almanacs offer about 10 percent new content each year, this book delivers at least 40 percent new content, including new articles, games, photos, and facts. A newly updated Your World section opens the almanac with timely information and unique National Geographic content. A 100% new game section features photo-puzzles, illustrated pen-and-pencil games, and other brainteasers. Every chapter is updated with exciting new content: photos of animals, adventure, and nature; maps of the continents, new this year; hundreds of facts and figures; and fascinating stories about incredible creatures, space, vacations, and more. Based in part on the award-winning National Geographic Kids magazine, the National Geographic Kids 2012 Almanac also boasts material created by National Geographic's contributing researchers and photographers in the field. With the 2010 and 2011 editions selling hundreds of thousands of copies, this bold new almanac is poised to make an even bigger splash. The National Geographic Kids 2012 Almanac is the only interactive Almanac for kids, now featuring fun digital extras, such as bar codes that you can scan with your smart phone to see free National Geographic animal videos, photo galleries, and trivia quizzes. No smart phone? No problem. A companion website provides even more multimedia fun.

How to Ace the National Geographic Bee Official Study Guide Fifth Edition

Author: National Geographic, Kids
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 9781426331398
Release Date: 2017-08-15
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

The National Geographic Bee is a local, state, and national academic contest for students in grades four through eight. The competition culminates in a finals face-off, broadcast live on National Geographic Television. This is the ultimate guide for gearing up for the events. Like the Bee, the guide has expanded its range of material to include social studies, earth and space science, the environment, and culture. Of course, geography is at its core, and the guide features the latest country and geographic statistics; selected new question rounds; updated resources; new tips from past winners; and a brand new country index full of vital stats. It's the perfect resource to help millions of school kids prepare to compete in the Bee. It's also a fun and helpful resource for trivia buffs, challenge seekers, and college-bound test-takers.

National Geographic Kids Almanac 2011

Author: National Geographic
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 9781426306310
Release Date: 2010
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Provides the latest information on a wide range of topics including animals, culture, geography, the environment, history, and science.

National Geographic Kids Almanac 2010

Author: National Geographic
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 9781426305023
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Provides the latest information on a wide range of topics including animals, culture, geography, the environment, history, and science.

National Geographic Kids Almanac 2013

Author: National Geographic Kids
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 9781426309243
Release Date: 2012
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Provides the latest information on a wide range of topics, including animals, culture, geography, the environment, history, and science.

National Geographic Almanac 2019

Author: National Geographic
Publisher: National Geographic
ISBN: 9781426219818
Release Date: 2018-10-18
Genre: History

A one-of-a-kind annual featuring surprising facts, stunning color photos, arresting infographics, and illuminating maps that present the world in a whole new way. An almanac like you've never seen before, this arresting volume features key information on science, nature, history, and geography, spiked with cutting-edge ideas and spectacular visuals. Discover features that only National Geographic can deliver, including exquisite photography, explanatory infographics, illustrated timelines, and maps created by expert cartographers. Chapters include Exploration & Adventure, This Planet & Beyond, Life on Earth, and The Science of Us; featured topics range from the polar jet stream and how chameleons change colors to the world's biggest cities and the science of addiction. It includes top travel trends, new explorations, and recent discoveries, as well as fascinating trivia. Enlightening for young and old, exquisitely designed, each page of this special almanac reveals something new about today's world.

National Geographic Kids Almanac 2014

Author: National Geographic Society (U. S.)
Publisher: National Geographic Soc Childrens books
ISBN: 9781426311192
Release Date: 2013
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Provides the latest information on a wide range of topics, including animals, culture, geography, the environment, history, and science.

Successful Writing at Work

Author: Philip C. Kolin
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781111784973
Release Date: 2009-01-16
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

This respected, market-leading text offers students a comprehensive, practical introduction to workplace writing to prepare them for a range of communication tasks. SUCCESSFUL WRITING AT WORK features an abundance of real-world examples and problems, as well as an accessible writing style and detailed guidelines for planning, drafting, revising, editing, and producing professional documents and graphics. Students are presented with topics in four logically sequenced sections, beginning with basic business communications, and proceeding to conducting research, documenting sources, and handling more advanced tasks such as reports, proposals, and oral presentations. With each new task, students learn to become effective problem-solvers at work, to understand their audience, and to select the best communication tools to accomplish their goals. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

National Geographic Almanac of American History

Author: James Miller
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 1426200994
Release Date: 2007-01
Genre: History

Presents an in-depth resource on United States history with images, maps, and essays containing historic facts and concise analysis.