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THE NYSTROM DESK ATLASAn atlas for advanced students


This sophisticated reference and teaching tool enables students to visualize the world’s lands and peoples, compare continents, and understand environmental, economic, and cultural issues through thematic maps. Features include:
  • Three full-sized, shaded-relief reference maps: political relief, land cover, sculptural relief (elevation)
  • Regional and thematic maps
  • Infographics (including climographs, population growth, ethnic composition, balance of trade, and captioned photographs)
  • “Issues Today” articles, plus “Understanding Map Projections” and “How to Use This Atlas”
Also available is a 112-page activity book with 51 two-page reproducible activity handouts that extend geographic skills, content knowledge, and critical-thinking skills, plus 15 additional information literacy lessons. Grades 9–12. 8½"x 11". 240 pages. Fifth Edition. ©2018.

Sample pages from the atlas

Sample pages from the activity book

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QuantityOrder CodeISBNMedia/ContentPrice5 or more Price
NYS1351-WBSSS 9780782526585 Paperback atlas $21.00$18.90 (5 or more)
NYS5349-WBSSS 9780782526608 Student activity book with literacy lessons $125.00

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