Building geographic literacy

an interactive approach by Charles A. Stansfield

Publisher: Prentice Hall in Upper Saddle River, N.J

Written in English
Cover of: Building geographic literacy | Charles A. Stansfield
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Subjects:

  • Geography.

Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementCharles A. Stansfield, Jr.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsG128 .S724 1998
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 242 p. :
Number of Pages242
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL670361M
ISBN 100137417454
LC Control Number97016277

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