Each chapter has been thoroughly revised to reflect the changing cultural, political, and physical landscape of our world. Increased coverage of environmental change and the risks that the planet faces with 6.2 billion people. This new eleventh edition places more emphasis on critical thinking, human geography and environmental issues.During the 1970s, the Northeast was responsible for fully one-quarter of the entire countrya#39;s industrial output. Stimulated by the needs of the growing cities and towns, farms expanded and crops diversified. ... Harbin, for example, lies at the convergence of five railroads and is situated at the head of navigation on the Songhua River, providing a link to the ... Carefully diked canals stretch in all directions.
|Author||:||Harm J. De Blij, Peter O. Muller|
|Publisher||:||Wiley - 2004|