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The Resource Illustrated atlas of the Himalaya, David Zurick & Julsun Pacheco ; with Basanta Shrestha & Birendra Bajracharya

Illustrated atlas of the Himalaya, David Zurick & Julsun Pacheco ; with Basanta Shrestha & Birendra Bajracharya

Label
Illustrated atlas of the Himalaya
Title
Illustrated atlas of the Himalaya
Statement of responsibility
David Zurick & Julsun Pacheco ; with Basanta Shrestha & Birendra Bajracharya
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Himalaya inspire the notion of Shangri-la and are world renowned for their exquisite mountain scenery and the ancient cultures that tenaciously inhabit this harsh and sublime landscape. Home to all fourteen of the world's highest peaks, including Mount Everest, and some of its deepest gorges, the region is a trove of biological and cultural diversity. A sweeping overview of the geography, economics, politics, and culture of this spectacular region, the Illustrated Atlas of the Himalaya is the first full-color, comprehensive atlas of contemporary land and life in the Earth's highest mounta
Awards note
National Outdoor Book Awards (won), 2006
Cataloging source
E7B
Characteristic
atlas
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Zurick, David
Index
index present
Language note
English
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Pacheco, Julsun
  • Shrestha, Basanta Raj
  • Bajracharya, Birendra
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Land use
  • Himalaya Mountains Region
  • Himalaya Mountains Region
  • Himalaya Mountains Region
  • Himalaya Mountains Region
  • HISTORY
  • SCIENCE
  • Historical geography
  • Land use
  • Social conditions
  • Travel
  • Himalaya Mountains Region
  • Himalaya
Label
Illustrated atlas of the Himalaya, David Zurick & Julsun Pacheco ; with Basanta Shrestha & Birendra Bajracharya
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 191-193) and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
cartographic image
Content type code
  • cri
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The regional setting -- The natural environment -- Society -- Resources and conservation -- Exploration and travel
Control code
ocn704517519
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 211 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813123882
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
9780813123882
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt2hhnq5
System control number
(OCoLC)704517519
Label
Illustrated atlas of the Himalaya, David Zurick & Julsun Pacheco ; with Basanta Shrestha & Birendra Bajracharya
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 191-193) and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
cartographic image
Content type code
  • cri
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The regional setting -- The natural environment -- Society -- Resources and conservation -- Exploration and travel
Control code
ocn704517519
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 211 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813123882
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
9780813123882
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt2hhnq5
System control number
(OCoLC)704517519

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