Description: Viva School Atlas best suits the requirements of the Indian school curriculum with its thematically arranged maps and interesting graphical presentation of facts. The extensive coverage of India is followed by focused and informative sections on all the continents, oceans, and the poles, plus a comprehensive section on the world as a whole. All these make Viva School Atlas the best resource for learning geography both in the classroom as well as at home.
Key features: 177 physical , political and thematic maps • Thematic maps showing soil type, climate, industry, minerals, communication, power, agriculture and irrigation • 20 maps of Indian and world history to meet the needs of students of various curriculum boards • Six pages of exciting presentations on the solar system, grid system, movement of the earth, atmosphere and so on • Four maps to highlight the important environmental concerns of the world • Key facts and statistics on the countries of the world including population, density, GDP, language and religion • Flags of the countries • A user-friendly index for instant reference
Contents: Verso and contents • Astronomical geography • Earth and atmosphere • Geographical information • Map and map reading • India- Physical; Political; Jammu & Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Punjab, Haryana, Delhi, Chandigarh, Rajasthan, Gujarat, Daman & Diu and Dadra and Nagar Haveli, Uttarakhand, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, West Bengal, Sikkim, North-Eastern States, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh and Orissa, Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh and Goa, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Kerala and Puduchcheri; Union Territories; Temperature and climatic regions • Rainfall and physiographic divisions; Geology, soils, land use and natural vegetation; Minerals; Irrigation and drainage basins; Forest and wildlife; Power projects; Food crops; Cash crops; Industries; Roads; Railways; Air & sea routes and population; Tourism; Natural hazards; Statistic; History • Asia- Physical; Political; West Asia; South-East Asia; North Korea, South Korea and Japan; South Asia; Russia and neighbouring countries; Asia-climate and natural vegetation; Asia- agriculture, minerals, energy and population • Europe- Physical; Political; United Kingdom and Ireland; Europe- climate and natural vegetation; Europe- agriculture, minerals, energy and population • Africa-Physical; Political; Climate and Natural Vegetation; Agriculture, minerals, energy and population • North America- Physical; Political; United States of America; North America- climate and natural vegetation; North America- agriculture, minerals, energy and population • South America- Physical; Political; Climate and natural vegetation; Agriculture, minerals, energy and population • Australia and Oceania- Australia and New Zealand- Physical and Political Oceania; Australia and New Zealand- climate, natural vegetation, economy and population• Polar regions- Arctic Ocean and Antarctica• World- Physical; Political; Climate; Climatic regions, natural vegetation and agriculture; Minerals, Industries and population; Religions; languages and air & sea routes; Environmental concerns; Europe- World War I and World War II• Countries statistics; Countries- flags; Index
Target Audience: All schools, libraries