Atlases

"As soon as men begin to talk about something that matters someone has to go and get the atlas" - Rudyard Kipling to the Royal Geographical Society

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Times Atlases of the World

The new editions of the prestigious Times Atlas range present a complete guide to the world today.


Concise

Reference
Comprehensive Edition - AUD$295
Arguably the best atlas in the world. This atlas is the most complete and spectacular available, with over 300 pages of mapping and an index of over 200,000 place names. Over 540 pages in total.

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Concise Edition - AUD$170
An abridged version of the comprehensive edition, containing 260 pages of mapping with an index to over 130,000 place names. Over 380 pages in total. Hardcover with slipcase.

Universal Edition - AUD$99
104 pages of maps, 46 city maps of the worlds great cities, geographical references with flags, statistics and more. Over 50,000 place name index. 360 pages. Hardcover with slipcase.

Reference Edition - AUD$82.95
104 pages of maps, 46 city maps of the worlds great cities, geographical references with flags, statistics and more. Over 45,000 place name index. 216 pages. Hard cover.

Compact Edition - AUD$29.95
115 pages of mapping and an index of over 45000 place names. 240 pages in total.

Times Complete History of the World - AUD$185

Times Compact History of The World - AUD$34.95


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EARTH Atlas
Currently available in 2 versions - large and the largest atlas in the world!

Themes
Political - Social - Environmental - Natural - Industrial - Cultural - Technological - Universal. Explored through 6 sections.

Part 1: Above Earth  - satellite imagery
Part 2: Earth from Space - the universe stars and planets
Part 3: Landscapes of Earth - the face of Earth
Part 4: Life on Earth - wildlife and habitants in focus
Part 5: Human History on Earth - timelines of humankind
Part 6: Regions of Earth - world atlas and fact files for Earth's 194 countries


EARTH Atlas Concise Edition (large)
576 pages
approx 420 x 320 mm
Although physically smaller than the Silver Edition this is still a very significant book on a par with the Times Comprehensive Atlas. Does not contain the foldout pages.

This initial edition includes a DVD that allows you to print images and text from the EARTH Atlas. Comes with a protective slipcase instead of a stand.

AUD$170


EARTH Atlas Silver Edition (largest)
(very large atlas photos above)
576 pages
610 x 469 mm (24" x 18.5")
comes with its own metal stand
4 foldout pages 2m wide
over 30kgs
Limited Edition
Price on Application

Part 1: Above Earth  - satellite imagery
Part 2: Earth from Space - the universe stars and planets
Part 3: Landscapes of Earth - the face of Earth
Part 4: Life on Earth - wildlife and habitants in focus
Part 5: Human History on Earth - timelines of humankind
Part 6: Regions of Earth - world atlas and fact files for Earth's 194 countries
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Collins Books


Concise
SPECIAL


Collins World Atlas Complete Edition- AUD$99.95
The flagship title in the Collins World atlas range giving a full picture of the Earth through the use of maps, satellite images,space and aerial photography, 3D terrain models and graphics, key country statistics, world and continental ranking tables, dictionary of geographical facts with all key concepts and terms explained and more.

Collins Concise World Atlas - AUD$45 SPECIAL
Large format, hardback, 106 pages of maps; highly illustrated spreads on continental themes; 60,000 place names with key gazetteer entries.

Collins Children's Pictorial Atlas - AUD$24.95
Pictorial symbols are used on clear colourful background mapping to depict themes such as national emblems, customs, food, birds, animals, buildings, sports etc. Hardcover.

Collins School Atlas - AUD$21.95
Previously published as the Collins Foundation World Atlas. It has been revised and extended and features 96 pages of clear easy to read maps, satellite images, an atlas skills section and hundreds of statistics. An introductory atlas for school students aged 11 to14 it is designed to help students develop map atlas and data handling skills. The content adheres closely to the requirements of the National Curriculum. Softcover.

Also available:
Collins World Atlas Illustrated Edition - AUD$34.95
Softcover

 Complete Edition
with slipcase



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Other Atlases

Insight Atlas - World Travel Atlas and Deluxe DVD Rom Edition
  • Atlas Only - AUD$150
  • Atlas with DVD - AUD$199
Both versions come in a protective slipcase. From the people who make the famous Insight Travel Guides.
  • Up-to-date digital mapping
  • 2000 full colour photographs
  • Over 100,000 entries index
  • and more
DVD ROM Edition
Cartography available on the accompanying disk with over 25,000 websites for 17,000 points of interest plus you can add your own journeys to the digital maps.

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