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Published by Unesco in Paris .
Written in English


  • Arid regions -- Maps,
  • Desert ecology -- Maps,
  • Deserts -- Maps,
  • World maps

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SeriesMAB technical notes ; 7, MAB technical notes -- 7
The Physical Object
Pagination54 p. :
Number of Pages54
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16336444M
ISBN 109231014846

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Sahara, largest desert in the world. Filling nearly all of northern Africa, it measures approximately 3, miles (4, km) from east to west and between to 1, miles from north to south and has a total area of some 3,, square miles (8,, square km). World maps; Cities (a list) Continents; Countries (a list) Beach Resorts (a list) Ski Resorts (a list) Islands (a list) Oceans and Seas; Social. The distribution of water on the Earth’s surface is extremely uneven. Only 3% of water on the surface is fresh; the remaining 97% resides in the ocean. Of freshwater, 69% resides in glaciers, 30% underground, and less than 1% is located in lakes, rivers, and swamps.   The map shows the different climate zones around the world. Climate is a particular combination of temperature and rainfall in any area over a long period.