Regional Landscapes of the US and Canada / Edition 6 by Stephen S. Birdsall, Eugene Palka, Jon Malinowski, Margo L. Price | | 9780471152262 | Hardcover | Barnes & Noble
Regional Landscapes of the US and Canada / Edition 6

Regional Landscapes of the US and Canada / Edition 6

by Stephen S. Birdsall, Eugene Palka, Jon Malinowski, Margo L. Price
     
 

ISBN-10: 0471152269

ISBN-13: 9780471152262

Pub. Date: 06/20/2003

Publisher: Wiley

This new edition provides a comprehensive and solid presentation of the geography of the US and Canada, bolstered with material on Mexico and NAFTA. The book presents conceptual insights and interpretations, along with thought-provoking perspectives on North America's land and people.

Overview

This new edition provides a comprehensive and solid presentation of the geography of the US and Canada, bolstered with material on Mexico and NAFTA. The book presents conceptual insights and interpretations, along with thought-provoking perspectives on North America's land and people.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471152262
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
06/20/2003
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
408
Product dimensions:
8.29(w) x 10.30(h) x 0.78(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1. Regions and Themes.

Chapter 2. Geographic Patterns of the Physical Environment.

Chapter 3. Foundations of Human Activity.

Chapter 4. Megalopolis.

Chapter 5. The North American Manufacturing Core.

Chapter 6. Canada's National Core.

Chapter 7. The Bypassed East.

Chapter 8. Appalachia and the Ozarks.

Chapter 9. The Changing South.

Chapter 10. The Southern Coastlands: On the Subtropical Margin.

Chapter 11. The Agricultural Core.

Chapter 12. The Great Plains and Prairies.

Chapter 13. The Empty Interior.

Chapter 14. The Southwest Border Area: Tricultural Development.

Chapter 15. California.

Chapter 16. The North Pacific Coast.

Chapter 17. The Northlands.

Chapter 18. Hawaii.

Glossary.

Map Index.

Photo Credits.

Index.

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