The Spirit and Purpose of Geography

By S. W. Wooldridge; W. Gordon East | Go to book overview
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A B O R I G I N A L scenery absent, 100
Aerial photography, 65
Africa, tropical, 106
Age of Discovery,, the Great, 16
Air mutes, 125
Aire River, 100
Alaska, 130
Albatross, Swedish ship, 54
Alexander's campaigns, 16
Alps, the, 135
"Altitudinal limit," 33
America, North, 126, 156
America, South, 128, 155-6
America, tropical, 24
Americas, discovery of the, 17
Ancel, J., 139
Anglo-Saxon conquerors, 91, 92
Annals of the Association of American Geographers, 26fn.
Anthropo-geography, 55, 57, 142
Anthropology, 142
Anticipations, 157
Antoninus, Titus, 90
Arabs, exploration of, 16
Ardennes, High, 149; plateau, 135
"Areal differentiation," 144
"Areal relationships," 145
Asia, Central, 144
Asia, Monsoon, 156
Asia, South-east, 107
Aristotle, 122
Astro-physics, 45
Atlas, 84
Atmosphere, 55
Australia, 127
Austro-Hungarian empire, 130
Avebury, Lord, 46
BALKANS, the, 121
Baltimore, 155
Bath, 90
Bedford, 94
Bedfordshire, 94
Belgium, 133, 149
Belgian Lorraine, 149
Bessarabia, 133
Bio-chemistry, 45
Biogeography, 55, 56-63, 144
Birmingham, 153, 155, 157
Blache, Vidal de la, 28, 34, 150, 159, 164
Blackheath Beds, 45
Blake, William, 103, 140
Bodleian Library, 96
Bolgrad, 137
Bolivia, 136
Boston, 155
Botany, 142; economic, 108
Boulonnais of France, 36
Boundaries defined, 137-8
Bourne on foresty survey, 147, 148
Bowman, Dr. Isaiah, 122, 123
Brabant, 149
Bradford, 153
Brandenburg electorate, 129
Brazil, 106, 107, 149
Breckland, West Norfolk, 100
Bridge-building, 96
Bristol, 96, 153, 157
Britain, 128; cultural history of, 87, 88-9; industrialization of, 97; main cultural phases of, 88-9; Roman, 90-1
Britain and the British Seas, 164
British Commonwealth, 130
British Ordnance Survey, 65
Broadbalk Wilderness, Rothamsted, 62
Bronze Age, 158
Browning's Grammarian, 14
Brunhes, Jean, 30
Brunt, D. W., 49
Buchan, Alexander, 21
Buchanan, Dr. R. O., 119
"Camps," prehistoric, 89-90
Canada, 127, 133
Canterbury, 90, 91
Cape, rounding of the, 17
Carroll, Lewis, 25
Cartography, 140; mathematical, 69-70
Celtic field system, 92fn.
Celts, the, 90
Ceylon, 128
Challenger expedition, 21
Challenger, H.M.S., 53
Chamberlain, Neville, 139


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