|Statement||by George Babcock Cressey ...|
|LC Classifications||DS706 .C75|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xviii, 436 p.|
|Number of Pages||436|
|LC Control Number||34001104|
The Unity and Diversity of China; CHINA'S GEOGRAPHIC FOUNDATIONS. A Survey of the Land and Its People. By George Babcock Cressey. Xvii and pp. Illustrations and maps. Leider faellt dieser Atlas (National Geographic Atlas of China) doch gegenueber den oben genannten deutschen Atlanten merklich ab. Ausserdem ist er wohl Stand von , also bei der rasanten Entwicklung Chinas doch schon etwas ueberholt. Read more. Helpful/5(26). China's Geographic Challenge. 2 MINS READ Apr 7, | GMT. Email this article. China is situated on the eastern third of the Eurasian landmass, between Russia, mainland Southeast Asia, the Indian subcontinent and Central Asia. Its more than 9, mile-long coastline abuts the Yellow, East and South China Seas. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.
It caught up during the Warring-states period, when Legalist reformers prepared the institutional foundations of the imperial China. China in the Spring and Autumn period was still in the late bronze age. Its main weapon was the chariot, which was monopolized by aristocrats. Its economic and political organizations were “feudal”. UNESCO – EOLSS SAMPLE CHAPTERS GEOGRAPHY – Vol. I - Foundations of Geography – Maria, Sala ©Encyclopedia of Life Support Systems (EOLSS) upon History. This deterministic point of view is exemplified by the work of Huntington, who wrote a book in on The Character of Races as Influenced by Physical Environment, Natural Selection and Historical Development, with chapters. China's inland provinces are not a unified geographic entity, but an amalgam of sub-regions carved around interlocking mountain ranges and dominated by two great rivers, the Yellow and Yangtze. They encompass subtropical mountain valleys, . In the vast western reaches of China - mountains, high plateaus and deserts dominate the landscape, while in the central and east areas, the land slopes into broad plains and deltas. The Himalayas, the world's most elevated mountain range, form its southwestern borders with India, Nepal and Bhutan, and contain the highest peaks in the world.
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