The Illustrated Atlas of Jewish Civilization

by Josephine Bacon

Other authorsMartin Gilbert
Book, 1990

Barcode

123458672

Call number

700 GIL

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Publication

London : Quantum Books, 2007, c1990.

Description

Behold the beauty, majesty, and accuracy of revolutionary new world atlases published by Macmillan and produced from the $20 million Bertelsmann/RV Verlag world digital cartographic database. Peerless in design, quality, and practicality, these new atlases are published in print and CD-ROM formats and feature unique, distinctive benefits: -- Special coloration shows what the Earth really looks like from space-- Uniform scale across all continents provides true one-to-one comparisons-- Transportation routes and POIs are highlighted so map can be used for travel as well as home and office reference-- Up-to-date research and clean, modern type ensure readers are getting the most current and clear informationAnd these are just the opening titles in the Macmillan Atlas Geographic Reference category. Look for innovative new titles in Historic Reference such as The Atlas of the Civil War and Popular Reference such as The Atlas of War & Peace: Bosnia Herzegovina.… (more)

User reviews

LibraryThing member drinkingtea
Heh, a book about Jews written by someone with the last name of 'Bacon.' Heh. Heehee. Makes me want to have a BLT on a bagel, it does. I must need sleep, because a Bacon-Jewish history book should not be that amusing to me. Sorry, Ms. Bacon for giggling at your name.

The book has pretty maps and has
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a good sense of continuity. The first parts of it might offend those who seem to think that the world is 6,000 years old, but most people would enjoy this book.

Unlike my accounting text, it would not make a good panini press.
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ISBN

0681289228 / 9780681289222

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