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  • Be it climate change, types of natural vegetation, mountain chains, desserts, climatic patterns, glaciers, minerals or other natural phenomenon, Certificate Physical and Human Geography is a natural companion book to know and learn from.

    Elementary details of most topics that comprise of physical and human geography have been covered in an easy to understand language, with many photographs, illustrations and maps offering detailed explanation, wherever required.

    Much of geographical knowledge that one needs to possess is there in this book. And for it, the book is highly relied upon by students appearing for competitive admission examinations or those aspiring to make the grades at competitive examinations held for many government openings by the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC).

    The book is divided into two main sections. The first one deals with physical geography, where in-depth information about existing land masses, oceans, types of winds, rivers, glaciation, mountain types, groundwater, rainfall and its global patterns and such existing natural phenomenon is presented in a well illustrated manner that makes reading a pleasure. It also has information on Earth?s crust and the various natural forces present in our world. There is a detailed section on earthquakes and volcanoes too.

    The second section details about the existing global climatic zones of Savanna, Steppe, Mediterranean, Equatorial and Tropical Monsoon Climate. Aspects of Human Geography spread over these varied climatic zones, the types of agriculture practiced, the urban centers, mineral wealth and the developed industrial belts have also been included.

    At the end of each topic, a set of relevant questions have been put for practice and making a self-analysis about having obtained clarity of the subject presented.

    The book is considered very helpful by aspirants appearing for preliminary examination of Civil Services and other prestigious competitive examination that test general knowledge, which includes knowledge about geography.

    Certificate Physical and Human Geography was first published in 1984 and has been popular ever since.

    About the Authors

    Professor Goh Cheng Leong is a well known Geographer who has written many books on the subject.

    • Paperback:?200 pages
    • Publisher:?Oxford University Press; Indian edition (27 October 1995)
    • Language:?English
    • ISBN-10:?9780195628166
    • ISBN-13:?978-0195628166
    • ASIN:?0195628160
    • Product Dimensions:?22 x 20 x 22 cm

     

    196.00235.00
    Title : Certificate Physics And Human Geography Indian Edition
    Authors : Goh Cheng Leong
    Edition : Indian edition (27 October 1995)
    ISBN-13 : 978-0195628166
    Publisher : Oxford University Press
    Pages : 200
    Binding : Paperback
    Variation : New - Used
  • Geography of India, our flagship titles is entering its 7e. This book is an established manual on the subject by Majid Husain and is a bestseller in the segment. It is now a widely read reference book that deals with the relevant features and topics of India?s geographical landscape in a systematic and comprehensive manner. Varied topics covered are resources of India, different types of irrigation, cropping patterns of India, transport and public distribution system and food security. It is also being increasingly referred to by graduates and postgraduates of the subject and by researchers and academicians.

     

    • Paperback:?912 pages
    • Publisher:?McGraw Hill Education; Seventh edition (2017)
    • Language:?English
    • ISBN-10:?9352606221
    • ISBN-13:?978-9352606221
    • Product Dimensions:?15 x 10 x 1 cm
    349.00465.00
    Title : Geography of India
    Authors : Majid Husain
    Edition : Seventh edition (2017)
    ISBN-13 : 978-9352606221
    Publisher : McGraw Hill Education
    Pages : 912
    Binding : Paperback
    Variation : New - Used
  • This book is a collection of high quality objective questions on the topic Indian and world geography and is based on the pattern and trend asked in the civil services preliminary examination. It will also be a valuable resource for various state level preliminary examinations.
    Salient features
    Divided into three main parts
    ? Part I physical geography
    ? Part II world geography
    ? Part III geography of India over 1200 high quality objective questions as per latest trends
    Questions based on latest syllabus and pattern
    Answer key with explanatory notes (wherever relevant )
    Solved questions of past 7 years? preliminary examination.

     

    • Reading level:?16 years
    • Paperback:?280 pages
    • Publisher:?G.K. Pub; First edition (9 November 2017)
    • Language:?English
    • ISBN-10:?938744421X
    • ISBN-13:?978-9387444218
    • Product Dimensions:?24 x 18 x 1.3 cm
    399.00 228.00
    Title : Objective Indian and World Geography for Civil Services Preliminary Examination
    Authors : D.R. Khullar
    Edition : First edition (9 November 2017)
    ISBN-13 : 978-9387444218
    Publisher : G.K. Pub
    Pages : 280
    Binding : Paperback
    Variation : New
  • Known for its accuracy and depth of cartographic details, this Oxford School Atlas is widely trusted by the researchers, students and general readers. This book is the outcome of the sincere effort and the struggle of the experts, who tried their best to keep it simple so that students find it easy to learn and complete their practical works. It is fully informative and its detailed maps, charts and diagrams will help the pupils enhance their knowledge of the country location, mountains, rivers and mineral reserves.

    This new 35th edition of the atlas includes tutorials and exercise for all levels so that one can practice to brush up their knowledge. Great for beginners and intermediate, it contains almost 200 easy-to-understand maps and 94 thematic maps of India, followed by charts and diagrams. The detailed political and physical maps related to India make the atlas handy for students at all levels. It also covers the core thematic issues starting from climate to wildlife.

    Key Features of this Atlas:

    ? Latest available socio-economic and demographic data are provided. The data has been gathered from Authorsitative sources, such as Statistical Year Book 2013, HDR 2013, Census of India 2011, PRB 2012, Planning Commission and many more.

    ? Comprises political and physical maps of India and the continents separately.

    ? Includes new and informative thematic maps, 20 of which are covering the Indian agriculture, 17 on human development and demography while the remaining 15 on industries as well as minerals.

    ? Revolves around the recent geo-political and socio-economic developments and the concerns relating to the climate and environment.

    ? Extensive coverage of the continents, which include regional maps of regions and countries and also the thematic features of each continent.

    ? Comprises a new section on ‘World-Facts and Figures’, which covers the latest information regarding each country including ‘World-Geographic Comparisons’, ‘World-Statistics’, a ‘World-Time Zones’ map and flags.

    ? Consists of fully revised and updated index.

     

    • Paperback:?140 pages
    • Publisher:?Oxford University Press; First Edition edition (2016)
    • Language:?English
    • ISBN-10:?9780199460717
    • ISBN-13:?978-0199460717
    • ASIN:?019946071X
    • Product Dimensions:?1 x 1 x 1 cm
    170.00290.00
    Title : Oxford School Atlas
    Authors : Oxford University Press
    Edition : First Edition edition (2016)
    ISBN-13 : 978-0199460717
    Publisher : Oxford University Press
    Pages : 140
    Binding : Paperback
    Variation : New - Used