The A-Z of road atlases
Road atlases should be up-to-date, accurate and simple to use. There is a choice of hardback, paperback and stapled, perfect or spiral. Features may include a distance chart, town centre maps and extra information. The scale and coverage vary. There is usually a routeplanner and an index. It is helpful if the colour of the roads matches those of road signs. Other points considered are the representation of multi-level interchanges, page overlap and the depiction of details.
Publication Name: Which?
Subject: Consumer news and advice
Jorge Ramos 1958
A short description on life experiences and career of Jorge Ramos, a Mexican journalist with reference to his contribution in TV news and on Noticiero Univision is presented. Some of his achievements include Journalist of the Year (Latin Business Club of America) in 2004, David Brinkley Award for Journalistic Excellence (Barry University in 2003 and Ruben Salazar Award (National Child Labor Committee) in 2002 for 'helping young people overcome prejudice and discrimination.
Publication Name: Biography Today
Subject: Social sciences
A sensuous delight
Chinese gardens are designed to stimulate the senses. Fruit, fragrance and moving water are crucial elements. Emphasis on color is second to sound, smells and features that compliment the surrounding landscape. In Chinese gardens, plants are valued for their symbolism. For example, the "four gentlemen" are often incorporated in the garden as four plants representing the four seasons.
Publication Name: The American Gardener
Subject: Home and garden
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