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World Regional Geography Book Series

The Geography of Spain

A Complete Synthesis

Authors: Tapiador, Francisco J.

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  • Presents a unique modern, comprehensive account of the Geography of Spain
  • Provides the first Anglo-American school approach to the topic
  • Includes tens of GIS maps with up-to-date information
  • Includes hundreds of photographies and images, including remote sensing imagery
  • Constitutes a prime reference for market research and strategic studies, incl. corporate and business plans and geomarketing
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About this book

This book is the latest and most comprehensive reference to the regional geography of Spain, taking into account emergent issues such as biodiversity, climate change and nationalism. It appeals to scientists as well as to students and instructors and all fields of geography, regional, environmental and cultural studies, and business related disciplines.

It covers the whole range of topics from the physical to the human geography of Spain and provides detailed insights into all 17 autonomous communities. Dozens of GIS maps and hundreds of photographs and images including remote sensing imagery make this volume a must have for every geography department.


About the authors

Professor Francisco J. Tapiador lectures at the Department of Environmental Sciences and in the Architecture School of UCLM (Toledo, Spain). He graduated in Geography and History and holds a PhD in Physics. He has worked as professional geographer in large regional development projects, developing both guidelines and policies for regional and rural planning, and implementing geographical information and management systems. His research in rural issues spans from Climate Change to Historical GIS and Remote Sensing. His findings have been published in highly cited journals (Landscape and Urban Planning, Journal of Geography in Higher Education, Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, Journal of Climate, Energy and Environmental Science, Political Geography, Geophysical Research Letters and International Journal of Remote Sensing, amongst others). He has been a visiting scholar at the universities of Barcelona (Spain), Cambridge (UK) The Sorbonne (Paris 7, France), Oklahoma University (USA), Caltech (USA) and Colorado State University (USA). He was the chief editor of the Journal of the Geographical Information System. He has also been the Dean of the Faculty of Environmental Sciences and Biochemistry at UCLM.


Table of contents (31 chapters)

Table of contents (31 chapters)

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eBook 160,49 €
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  • ISBN 978-3-030-18907-5
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover 207,99 €
price for Spain (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-030-18906-8
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Immediate ebook access, if available*, with your print order
  • Usually ready to be dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
  • The final prices may differ from the prices shown due to specifics of VAT rules
Softcover 145,59 €
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  • ISBN 978-3-030-18909-9
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Immediate ebook access, if available*, with your print order
  • Usually ready to be dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
  • The final prices may differ from the prices shown due to specifics of VAT rules
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
The Geography of Spain
Book Subtitle
A Complete Synthesis
Authors
Series Title
World Regional Geography Book Series
Copyright
2020
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-18907-5
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-18907-5
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-18906-8
Softcover ISBN
978-3-030-18909-9
Series ISSN
2363-9083
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
LIII, 488
Number of Illustrations
6 b/w illustrations, 508 illustrations in colour
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