ERIC Number: ED115575
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1974
Reference Count: N/A
A Compact Geography of the Netherlands. [Revised.]
Information and Documentation Centre for the Geography of the Netherlands, Utrecht.
This short booklet on the geography of the Netherlands, designed for use at the upper elementary and secondary levels, contains 17 short descriptive analyses of Dutch physical and human geography. Each section is well illustrated with diagrams and maps. Titles of the sections include (1) High Netherlands--Low Netherlands, (2) Land Reclamation, (3) Polder Landscape, (4) The Zuyder Zee Project, (5) The Delta Project, (6) Water Control, (7) Demography, (8) Distribution of Population, (9) The West Holland Conurbation, (10) The Economy, (11) Agricultural Means of Support, (12) Mining, (13) Industry I, (14) Industry II, (15) Trade and Transport, (16) The Ports of Amsterdam and Rotterdam, and (17) Physical Planning. The booklet is designed to be used with an accompanying wall map which, due to its size, is not included in this document. The wall map is available from the Information and Document Centre. (DE)
Descriptors: Area Studies, Elementary Secondary Education, Foreign Countries, Geographic Regions, Geography Instruction, Human Geography, Instructional Materials, Physical Geography, Resource Materials, Social Studies, Units of Study
Information and Document Centre for the Geography of the Netherlands, Heidelberglaan 2, Utrecht, Netherlands (free)
Publication Type: Books
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Information and Documentation Centre for the Geography of the Netherlands, Utrecht.
Identifiers - Location: Netherlands