Essential GCSE Geography
Current Issues, Future Scenarios

By John Edwards & Peter Webber
May 2001
Nelson Thornes, UK
ISBN: 0748760407
288 pages, Illustrated, 8 5/8 x 10 8/8"
$39.95 paper original
Ages: 14-16

Topics include: Population change. China. Italy. Growth of the mega-city: Mumbai, Tokyo. Quality of life in cities. Coin Street, London. Abuja, Nigeria. Employment structures. Gambia. Agriculture changes. Global motor industry. Global tourism. Oil. Sustainable energy. Water management in Canada & Spain. Pollution. Using, drawing, and understanding graphs. Research. Hazard zones. Coastal management. Great Barrier reef, Australia. Shoreline management, Canada. Weather & climate, Los Angeles. Tropical storms. Bay of Bengal. Global warming. Acid rain. Desertification. Deforestation. Managing the desert, Mojave, USA. Integrated river management. Managing fragile environments. Country data.

Return to main page of Trans-Atlantic Publications