India And World Geography (Paper-1) contains all the information on Geography required by students to crack the UPSC Preliminary Examinations.
Summary Of The Book
India And World Geography (Paper-1) is a book that will help students in the UPSC Preliminary Examinations. The entire syllabus is divided into 12 distinct chapters.
The first part of the book focuses on World Geography and the second part is on Indian Geography. Each chapter is written in a way which is easy to understand. Facts are presented in clear tables, which makes it easy for students to remember the numerous geographical facts. After each chapter, a list of reference books is given for those interested in further studies.
Every chapter is made easier to understand and remember by pictorial representations of concepts and more than 400 diagrams and maps. These maps physically present the locations of various objects such as rivers, dams, agricultural products, and mineral resources, making it easy for students to remember these facts.
Some of the topics covered in the book are Volcano, Atmospheric Circulation, Mineral Resources, Monsoon, Oceanography, and Plate Tectonics.
India And World Geography (Paper-1) is exhaustive in and covers all aspects of Geography required for cracking the UPSC Preliminary Examination. The revised pattern of the UPSC Preliminary Examinations gives weightage to topics such as Environment, Ecology, Demography, Geography of the World and Geography of India. India And World Geography (Paper-1) contains all the topics required to be known for the revised pattern of the UPSC Preliminary Examinations.
About Majid Husain
Majid Husain is a professor and author.
Majid Husain has written a number of UPSC textbooks on geography. These include Geography of India, Geography: 3000 Terms and Concepts with Detailed Explanation for Civil Services Examinations, World Geography, Fundamentals of Physical Geography, and Evolution of Geographical Thought.
Professor Majid Husain has a teaching experience in the field of Geography of over 40 years. He has taught geography at prestigious institutions such as Jamia Milia Islamia, the University of Kashmir and Central University, New Delhi. He has received many awards for his dedicated service to the discipline of Geography. His awards include the Delhi Government Award for the Best Geography Teacher in 1997 and the Bhugol Bhushan Award in 2008 by the Deccan Geographical Society India.
Part 1 - World Geography
Part II India - Physical Setting
2 Feb, 2012
Indian and World Geography by Hussain
4 Feb, 2012
Not recommended for Civil Services Examination
31 Jul, 2013
good book but it has some issues
Ram Kumar Deo
20 Nov, 2013
best available book in the market for geography(prelims)
MD SAFDAR IMAM FATMI
9 May, 2012
24 Sep, 2017
19 Sep, 2017
In A NUTSHELL type book
5 Jul, 2014
27 Jun, 2014
Very complex language
12 Jun, 2014