Author(s): Times Atlases
This new edition of the Times Desktop Atlas of the World has been fully revised to bring all the maps and geographical information completely up-to-date. Detailed maps in the distinctive and respected Times style provide balanced, systematic coverage of all parts of the world. Each continent is introduced by a political map showing individual countries, followed by regional maps showing towns and cities, roads, railways, international boundaries and topography. A geographical reference section shows flags, statistics and facts for the world's states and territories. Statistics and world maps explain major geographical themes, including population, cities, climate, the environment and telecommunications.