Synopses & Reviews
A comprehensive learning tool for middle-school and high-school students and their families, this user-friendly reference is packed with full-size, full-color physical and political maps plus thematic maps that examine topics such as the Earth's geologic history, climate and vegetation, population, world food, predominant economies, and energy and mineral resources. Handy size fits easily in a backpack.
- Outstanding Science Trade Book for Children (NSTA/CBC)
- Notable Social Studies Trade Book for Young People (NCSS/CBC)