The thoroughly up to date version of a finished evaluation of the weather that outline our world

Now in its 9th variation, the commonly praised Penguin kingdom of the area Atlas is still an available, distinctive visible survey of present occasions and international developments. thoroughly revised and up to date, this distinct atlas provides the most recent information on communications and data know-how, overseas exchange, globalization of labor, getting older and new overall healthiness dangers, nutrients and water, strength assets and intake, international warming and biodiversity, literacy, gender equality, wars and peacekeeping, and extra. attention-grabbing, troubling, and impressive, this can be one atlas no scholar of the realm can be without.

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