An Atlas of Extinct Countries The Remarkable and Occasionally Ridiculous Stories of 48 Nations that Fell off the Map

Prisoners of Geography meets Bill Bryson: a funny, fascinating, beautifully illustrated – and timely – history of countries that, for myriad and often ludicrous reasons, no longer exist.

An Atlas of Extinct Countries  The Remarkable  and Occasionally Ridiculous  Stories of 48 Nations that Fell off the Map

Prisoners of Geography meets Bill Bryson: a funny, fascinating, beautifully illustrated – and timely – history of countries that, for myriad and often ludicrous reasons, no longer exist.

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An Atlas of Extinct Countries: The Remarkable (and Occasionally Ridiculous) Stories of 48 Nations that Fell off the Map
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Gideon Defoe
Categories: Humor
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-09-03 - Publisher: HarperCollins UK

Prisoners of Geography meets Bill Bryson: a funny, fascinating, beautifully illustrated – and timely – history of countries that, for myriad and often ludicrous reasons, no longer exist.
An Atlas of Extinct Countries
Language: en
Pages: 112
Authors: Gideon Defoe
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-07-20 - Publisher: Europa Editions

Prisoners of Geography meets Bill Bryson: a funny, fascinating, beautifully illustrated - and timely - history of countries that, for myriad and often ludicrous reasons, no longer exist. "Countries are just daft stories we tell each other. They're all equally implausible once you get up close." Countries die. Sometimes it's
An Atlas of Extinct Countries: The Remarkable & Occasionally Ridiculous Stories of 48 Nations that Fell Off the Map
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Gideon Defoe
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020 - Publisher:

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An Atlas of Countries That Don't Exist
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Nick Middleton
Categories: Travel
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-11-05 - Publisher: Pan Macmillan

Acclaimed travel writer and Oxford geography don Nick Middleton takes us on a magical tour of countries that, lacking diplomatic recognition or UN membership, inhabit a world of shifting borders, visionary leaders and forgotten peoples. Most of us think we know what a country is, but in truth the concept
An Atlas of the World's Conifers
Language: en
Pages: 524
Authors: Aljos Farjon, Denis Filer
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-11-15 - Publisher: BRILL

An Atlas of the World’s Conifers is the first ever atlas of all known conifer species. It is a comprehensive work describing the natural distribution, biogeography, diversity and conservation status of the conifers on all continents.