The Handy Geography Answer Book satisfies the need for current information demanded by geography lovers plus all the amazing trivia in a format that even geography haters can't resist. It answers 1,000 of the most intriguing questions about today's world. It covers all the trivia - longest, tallest, deepest, hottest, etc. - and explores new ground ranging from the influence of geography on language, religion, and architecture to how migration, population, and the location of countries and cities have been affected by terrain.
Insightful, entertaining, and useful, The Handy Geography Answer Book is the perfect companion for teachers, students, armchair travelers, trivia buffs or anyone who has ever asked the question, "Where in the world is...?"