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The encyclopædia of geography
|Statement||by Hugh Murray ... [et al.].|
|Contributions||Bradford, T. G. 1802-1887.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||7 microfiches (314 fr.)|
|Number of Pages||314|
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The encyclopædia of geography: comprising a complete description of the earth, physical, statistical, civil, and political. Item Preview. The Encyclopædia of Geography: Comprising a Complete Description of the Earth, Physical by Hugh Murray, William Wallace, Robert Jameson, William Jackson Hooker, William Swainson, Thomas Gamaliel Bradford.
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The encyclopædia of geography: comprising a complete description of the earth, physical, statistical, civil, and political: exhibiting its relation to the heavenly bodies, its physical structure, the natural history of each country, and the industry, commerce, political institutions, and civil and social state of all nations.
Putting them aside, the physical geography of Switzerland may thus be described: 1- On the south runs the main chain of the Alps which is joined, at the Mont Dolent (12, ft.) in the chain of Mont Blanc, by the lower ranges that rise south of the Lake of Geneva, and which continues partly Swiss till close to the Stelvio Pass on the east.The Encyclopædia Britannica Eleventh Edition (–) is one of the most famous editions of the Encyclopædia Britannica.
Some of its articles were written by the best-known scholars of the time. The articles are still of value and interest to modern scholars as examples for the knowledge of the 19th and early 20th y: United States. Social geography in international perspective By Geomorphology By Richard J.
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