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VOLUME III



BUSINESS GEOGRAPHY

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EDWIN SHERWOOD MEADE, Ph.D.

Instructor in Business Practice in the Wharton School of Finance and Economy.
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Introduction



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CONTENTS

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PART I.

The geographic;il differences between the Ameri-
can Continents and those of the Eastern Hem-
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The northern nations compared with those of the

torrid zone j-,

. The United States ig

The economic geography of the United States . . 23

The Atlantic coastal plain 27

The Allegheny plateau 29

The prairie region 30

The southern coastal plain 35

The peninsula of Florida ^T

The flood plain of the Mississippi .38

Trans -Mississippi highlands 41

The great plains 42

The Cordilleran district 44

The Pacific coast 4:;

The Columbia district 47

General summary 4


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