New listing Ukraine--Automobile Road Atlas of Ukraine. 1:1,250,000 - 1:2,000,000. GUGK. 1993. 47 pages of maps and text, in Russian. Includes inset maps of Kiev, Odessa and Sarkov.
United Arab Emirates--National Atlas. University of the U.A.E. & GEOprojects. 1993. The atlas gathers together data for all the Emirates and shows all aspects of development covering a wide range of subjects from historical and physical characteristics, to economic and social aspects. The Atlas is extensively illustrated throughout with graphics, photographs, and satellite imagery and is bound in artificial leather. The Atlas is divided into 16 parts, with sections of maps, sections on history and culture, sections on physical geography and natural resources, and sections on government. 189 pages. Size is 35 x 49 cm.
Atlas, English edition
Atlas, Arabic edition
Vanuatu (British Hebrides)--Geologic and Soils Atlas. (Nouvelles Hebrides--Atlas des Sols et des Quelques Données du Milieu Naturel). 1979. ORSTOM. This atlas includes a detailed soils map, a geologic map, a vegetation map, and a relief map for each major island in the archipelago. The extensive text discusses the soil types, distribution, and regional geology and source rocks. Supplied in hardbound case. Bilingual.
Venezuela--Geomorphic Atlas (Muestrario Geomorfológico de Venezuela). Instituto Pedagógico. 1974. Approximately 75 stereopairs (black/white) with descriptive text. 150 pages; in Spanish.
Venezuela--Atlas of the Vegetation of Venezuela (Mapa de la Vegetación Actual de Venezuela Atlas). 1:250,000. 1982. MARNR. The Atlas is composed of high quality ozalid copies of the original map sheets, bound into a removeable hardbound cover. Legend and index map in the margins. In Spanish.
Venezuela--Atlas of Land Use Capacity for Central and West-Central States (Atlas de Capacidad de Uso de las Tierras: Estados Centrales y Centro Occidentales). 1:250,000. 1989. MARNR. An excellent atlas showing land use for north-western Venezuela; in Spanish. 113 pages, softcover. Atlas size is 58 x 39 cm (23" x 15.5").
Venezuela--Atlas of Land in the Amazon Federal Territory (Atlas del Inventario de Tierras del Territorio Federal Amazonas). 1:1,000,000 and 1:250,000. Undated. MARNR (co-published with ORSTOM). An excellent atlas of the Amazon Territory. The first part of the Atlas contains numerous 1:1,000,000 thematic maps while the second part contains 1:250,000 radar maps showing geomorphology and soils. In Spanish; size is 38 x 58 cm (15" x 23").
Venezuela--Atlas of Development of the Orinoco River, Apure (Atlas Eje de Desarrollo Orinoco-Apure). 1:2,000,000. 1987. MARNR. Thirteen maps showing geology, agriculture, flora, and fauna of the river basin. In Spanish; size is 91 x 46 cm (36 x 18").
Venezuela--School Atlas (Atlas Escolar de Venezuela). Various scales. 1986. MARNR. A good quality, inexpensive, atlas covering Venezuela state-by-state; in Spanish. 90 pages, softcover.
Venezuela--Venezuela in Maps Atlas (Venezuela en Mapas). Various scales. 1983. MARNR. An inexpensive national atlas with a page of text for each map; in Spanish. 48 pages, softcover. Atlas size is 32 x 43 cm (12.5" x 17").
Venezuela--Catalog of Maps (Catálogo de Mapas). 1979. MARNR. This is a listing of all quadrangles at 1:25,000; 1:50,000; 1:100,000; 1:250,000; and city maps in print as of 1979. While it is dated, it is useful, particularly for the city maps. In Spanish.
Vietnam--National Atlas of Vietnam This loose-leaf atlas contains 114 maps and 49 pages of text information in both Vietnamese and English. The atlas measures 38 cm x 54 cm and comes in a simulated leather case. Sections include Initiative Part; Natural Part, including geology, relief, climate, hydrography, pedology, flora, fauna, and the East Sea; Socio-economic Part, including population, agriculture, industry, communication - transportation - post and telegraphy - trade, and general economy; and the Education - Health Care - Culture - Sports and Tourism Part. The data of the Socio-economic Part has been updated in 1990 and restructured in accordance with the new administrative system
and the renovated economic model which transfers from the centralized planning
economy toward the multi-component market economy under the state management.
We have limited copies available, so order/reserve your copy early!
Vietnam--Atlas of Mineral Resources of the ESCAP Region - Vietnam (Volume 6). 1:1,500,000. United Nations. 1990. Includes one map; the Mineral Resources Map of Viet Nam. An excellent map depicting the extensive mineral resources of Viet Nam. Complete with 124-page descriptive text.
Vietnam--Atlas of Laichau Province. GDMG.
New listing Vietnam--Agriculture Atlas of Thaibinh Province. GDMG.
Vietnam--Report on the Economy of Vietnam (text). State Planning Committee. Dec. 1990. This volume is outside our normal subject field, but we acquired a few copies for those people considering business ventures in Vietnam in the coming few years. This volume makes interesting reading. Softcover, 246 pages. In English.
New, recommended Vietnam--Travel Atlas. Lonely Planet. 1996. This excellent atlas includes comprehensive road and rail details along with countrywide introductory sections and "getting around" chapters. These are primarily road atlases with some tourist information included, but they are meant to support the Lonely Planet guidebooks, not replace them. 56 pages. Size is 6.25" x 9".
Zambia--Vegetation Map Atlas. 1:500,000. 1976. Survey Department, Zambia. This is a bound atlas containing 9 sheets giving full coverage of Zambia.
Zambia--National Atlas Series. Survey Department, Zambia. The National Atlas is a loose-leaf atlas first produced in the late 1960's. The 44 sheets are currently being updated and re-issued. There are currently 15 sheets available from the new series and 8 sheets from the old series. There is no overlap between series. Sheets currently available are:
New Series. 1:3,000,000. 1986-.
Net Migration (NCSR)
Rainfall - Mean Annual
July Mean Temperature
Zambia Electricity Generation and Transmission
National Parks and Game Management Areas
Relief and Drainage
Old Series. 1:2,500,000. 1966-1976.
Tsetse Fly Distribution
Rainfall-exceed 4 years out of 5
Winds, April and October
Set of 15 New Series sheets
Set of 8 Old Series sheets
Set of 23 sheets
Zimbabwe--National Atlas of Rhodesia and Nyasaland. 1:2,500,000. 1960-1963. DSGZ. This is a loose-leaf atlas of 24 maps. Each map also covers Malawi and Zambia. This atlas is difficult to obtain and we are often out of stock.
New, recommended Zimbabwe--Travel Atlas of Zimbabwe, Botswana, & Namibia. Various scales. Lonely Planet. 1996. The atlas has comprehensive road and rail details along with countrywide introductory sections and 'getting around' chapters. The atlas is designed to complement Lonely Planet's travel guidebooks. 72 pages with full color maps throughout. Size is 6.25" x 9".