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World Heritage Information October 2013


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Free app download for one day only: 
Atlas by Collins, including all World Heritage sites

The Atlas by Collins app can be downloaded for free on Tuesday, October 29th. The app comes with one globe pre-installed and includes 10 other globes that can be downloaded.  The free download is available to celebrate the launch of the World Heritage globe.

With the World Heritage globe:

§  Discover the locations of all 981 UNESCO World Heritage sites.

§  Learn about the criteria for inscription on the World Heritage List.

§  Read a detailed description of each site.

§  View over 650 stunning photographs.

§  Find out more with web links to further information and photographs.

Other globes provide information on the UNESCO Memory of the World programme, and themes such as development, the economy, physical maps, the environment, communications and more. Each globe allows you to see themed information presented in beautiful mapping and graphics.

The link below will  direct users to the local iTunes store in the countries where it is available.

Please note the app is only available in these countries:

Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Indonesia, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Republic of Korea, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russian Federation, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, United Kingdom, United States.




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