Comentarios de la gente - Escribir un comentario
No encontramos ningún comentario en los lugares habituales.
Otras ediciones - Ver todas
according affected Africa amount animals Arctic arrangement Asia Atlantic atmosphere basin becomes causes central character climate coast colder connected considerable consists constitute continents course crust currents depend depth descend direction distribution diversity earth east eastern elevation equator Europe extent extreme fact fall feet flow force Geography geological globe gradually greater Gulf hand heat height hemisphere hence higher important Indian influence islands known lakes land latitudes less limits lower mean minor moisture mountains nature northern occur ocean Pacific periodical Physical plains plants pole portion present produced race rains ranges receives regions respective rise rivers rocky round saline season side slopes snow South America southern springs square miles streams summer surface temperate temperature termed tides tion tropical valleys varied vegetable warmer wave whole winds winter World zone
Página 190 - It has not been our good fortune to examine a text-book on science of which we could express an opinion so entirely favourable as we are enabled to do of Mr Page's little work."— Athenceum., ADVANCED TEXT-BOOK OF GEOLOGY, DESCRIPTIVE AND INDUSTRIAL.
Página 189 - He has seized the salient points — indeed, the governing incidents — in each century, and shown their received bearing as well on their own age as on the progress of the world. Vigorously and briefly, often by a single touch, has he marked the traits of leading men ; when needful, he touches slightly their biographical career. The state of the country and of society, of arts and learning, and, more than all, of the modes of living, are graphically sketched, and, upon the whole, with more fulness...
Página 190 - The Geological Examinator. A Progressive Series of Questions, adapted to the Introductory and Advanced TextBooks of Geology. Prepared to assist Teachers in framing their Examinations, and Students in testing their own Progress and Proficiency. By the SAME.
Página 191 - AGRICULTURE. CATECHISM OF PRACTICAL AGRICULTURE. By HENRY STEPHENS, FRSE, Author of the 'Book of the Farm.
Página 192 - ELEMENTARY ARITHMETIC. By EDWARD SANG, FRSE .This Treatise is intended to supply the great desideratum of an intellectual instead of a routine course of instruction in Arithmetic. Post 8vo, 5s. THE HIGHER ARITHMETIC. By the same Author. Being a Sequel to 'Elementary Arithmetic.