1 edition of Human settlements atlas for Asia and the Pacific. found in the catalog.
Human settlements atlas for Asia and the Pacific.
1984 by United Nations, Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific in Bangkok, Thailand .
Written in English
Bibliography: p. 77-79
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The book starts at 40, B.C. and ends at A.D. with the maps stuffed with depictions of trade routes, migrations, borders, natural resources and human settlements. Accompanying text provides plenty of detail on how the art of particular geographical regions or cultural groups changed with economic, ecological and political : Hardcover.
However, most geographers define Asia’s western border as an indirect line that follows the Ural Mountains, the Caucasus Mountains, and the Caspian and Black Seas. Asia is bordered by the Arctic, Pacific, and Indian Oceans.
Asia’s physical geography, environment and resources, and human geography can Human settlements atlas for Asia and the Pacific.
book considered separately. Asia (/ ˈ eɪ ʒ ə, ˈ eɪ ʃ ə / ()) is Earth's largest and most populous continent, located primarily in the Eastern and Northern shares the continental landmass of Eurasia with the continent of Europe and the continental landmass of Afro-Eurasia with both Europe and covers an area of 44, square kilometres (17, sq mi), about 30% of Area: 44, km² (17, sq mi) (1st).
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The earliest human settlements sprang up in what is the present-day Middle East. Early human settlements provide some indication of early urbanization patterns based on the availability or surplus of food. The shift to permanent settlements included the domestication of livestock and the production of grain crops.
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Water is one of the necessities for human existence. Human settlements have long been based on the availability of water for consumption, agriculture, navigation, and the production of energy.
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7. Asian Elephant. The Asian elephant is the largest of the continent’s terrestrial mammals, but smaller than the African counterpart. The Indian, Sumatran, and Sri Lankan are the 3 subspecies of Asian Elephants. According to World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF), it can weigh up to 5 metric tons each, reach a length of meters, and stand 3 meters at the shoulders.
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The countries of the realm share some key physical geography traits that influence all other human activities. The first critical common trait relates to the climate of the region. Though various climate types can be found in this realm, it is the dry or arid type B climate that dominates and covers most of the physical : R.
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