Fundamentals of Physical Geography

Fourth Edition (Revised According to the Latest UPSC Syllabus)

By Majid Husain

Physical geography deals with the spatial and temporal characteristics and relationships of all phenomena within the physical environment of Earth. A systematic study of physical geography is of immense help in understanding the numerous environmental challenges of the contemporary period. Earth is a place of great physical and cultural diversity, yet people know little about it. This book explains the spatial dimensions of Earth's natural systems and their processes. Based on India's latest Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) syllabus, the chapters of this thoroughly revised and updated fourth edition - which is a bestselling introductory textbook in India - have been organized in a logical sequence, well suited to the curriculum of established physical geography courses. The text includes many special features that are intended to enhance and clarify students' understanding and mastery of the material. Throughout, the scientific ideas and processes are explained in a simple manner supported by a range of illustrative material including maps, diagrams, and photographs.

784 pages

Publication Date: 12/1/2009
Format: Cloth
ISBN: 9788131602782

Temporarily out of stock