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American Geographical Society of New York

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Works: 3,476 works in 6,378 publications in 1 language and 49,327 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  Maps  History  Atlases  Reference works  Biographies  Thematic maps  Bibliographies  Catalogs  Directories 
Roles: isb, Publisher, Other, Editor, Cartographer, Contributor, Printer, Publishing director, Former owner, Collector, 475
Classifications: G1, 910.5
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Geographical review by American Geographycal Society. (New York)( )

in English and Undetermined and held by 3,777 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

ProQuest electronic version of: Geographical review. Supports browsing, searching, and printing of documents
Focus( )

in English and held by 2,278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A quarterly magazine of geographical information and perspectives presented in a style designed for a wide audience and suitable for students from middle-school level into college. Includes articles written by well-known geographers; theme sections; maps and photos; and special issues devoted to a particular country
The American Geographical Society's focus on geography by American Geographical Society of New York( )

in English and held by 1,604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers general interest articles on a variety of subjects. Presented by the National Geographic Society (NGS)
The Journal of geography by National Council of Geography Teachers (U.S.)( )

in English and held by 1,489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bulletin of the American Geographical Society of New York by American Geographical Society of New York( )

in English and held by 1,415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journal of the American Geographical Society of New York by American Geographical Society of New York( )

in English and held by 1,393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thoreau as world traveler by John Aldrich Christie( Book )

5 editions published between 1965 and 1966 in English and held by 1,066 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Account of the travelers who delighted Thoreau and of Thoreau's use of travel experiences in his writings
Atlas of the historical geography of the United States by Charles Oscar Paullin( Book )

12 editions published in 1932 in English and held by 939 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Digital Scholarship Lab (DSL) of the University of Richmond has recently created a digital version of a wonderful historical atlas: Charles O. Paullin and John K. Wright's 1932 Atlas of Historical Geography of the United States. Reproducing nearly 700 maps, this digitization project has enhanced the original collection and added the dramatic functionality of 21st century technology, including an amazing zoom feature. Brave visitors can start directly by Entering the Atlas, while the more cautious can view an introductory video or read over the chapter titles to find specific areas of interest. There is much to peruse, including sections on The Natural Environment and Explorations in the West and Southwest, 1535-1852. A number of maps within these sections, such as "French Explorations in the West 1673-1794, " even allow for time-lapse animation
Journal of geography a magazine for schools( )

in English and held by 760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Geography for life : National geography standards 1994 by Sarah Witham Bednarz( Book )

7 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

These geography standards are subtitled "What Every Young American Should Know and Be Able To Do In Geography", and constitute a set of voluntary benchmarks that every school and school district may use as guidelines for developing their own curricula. The standards for grades K-4, 5-8, and 9-12 specify the essential subject matter, skills, and perspectives that all students should have in order to attain high levels of competency. The standards provide every parent, teacher, curriculum developer, and business and policy leader with a set of challenging expectations for all students. The purpose of standards for geography is to bring all student up to internationally competitive levels to meet the demands of a new age and a different world. For the United States to maintain leadership and prosper in the 21st century, the education system must be tailored to the needs of productive and responsible citizenship in the global economy. The guide is divided into 8 chapters: (1) "The Geographic View of Our World"; (2) "The Components of Geography Education"; (3) "Geographic Skills and Perspectives"; (4) "The Subject Matter of Geography"; (5) "National Geography Standards: Grades K-4"; (6) "National Geography Standards: Grades 5-8"; (7) "National Geography Standards: Grades 9-12"; and (8) "Student Achievement in Geography." A conclusion discusses thinking geographically and the role of parents in geography education. Five appendices and a glossary complete the document. (DK)
Problems of polar research : a series of papers by American Geographical Society of New York( Book )

14 editions published in 1928 in English and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ways and means of polar exploration and problems needing further study
Soviet geography( )

in English and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The pioneer fringe by Isaiah Bowman( Book )

1 edition published in 1931 in English and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Finland and its geography by Raye R Platt( Book )

2 editions published in 1955 in English and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focus on South America by Alice Taylor( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Andes of southern Peru : geographical reconnaissance along the seventy-third meridian by Isaiah Bowman( Book )

14 editions published between 1916 and 1920 in English and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pioneer settlement : cooperative studies by American Geographical Society of New York( Book )

7 editions published between 1932 and 1969 in English and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Historical atlas of South Asia by Joseph E Schwartzberg( )

13 editions published between 1978 and 1992 in English and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Extensive history, with charts and maps, of South Asia, which includes India, Afghanistan, Nepal, Bhutan, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Burma (or Myanmar, Sri Lanka and the Maldives
Ubique( )

in English and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Current geographical publications by University of Wisconsin--Milwaukee( )

in English and Undetermined and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Additions to the research catalogue of the American Geographical Society collection of the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, the Golda Meir Library
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityAmerican Geographical and Statistical Society

A.G.S.

A.G.S. (American Geographical Society of New York)

AGS

AGS (American Geographical Society of New York)

American Geographical and Statistical Society

American Geographical Society.

American Geographical Society amerikanische Non-Profit-Organisation

American Geographical Society of New York.

Američko geografsko društvo

Amerikan Coğrafiya Cəmiyyəti

An Comann Cruinn-eòlais Aimeireaganach

Cymdeithas Ddaearyddol America

Geographical Society

New York Geographical and Statistical Society

Sociedade Geográfica Americana

Société américaine de géographie

Usona Geografia Societo

Αμερικανική Γεωγραφική Εταιρεία

Американское географическое общество

Американське географічне товариство

Ամերիկյան աշխարհագրական խորհուրդ

החברה הגאוגרפית האמריקאית

المجتمع الجغرافي الامريكي دار نشر

ამერიკის გეოგრაფიული საზოგადოება

미국 지리학 협회

アメリカ地理学協会

美國地理學協會

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English (389)