UPSC Civil Services Mains Geography Book


Syllabus Subject Book Title Author / Publisher

  • Salient features of world’s physical geography.
  • Important Geophysical phenomena such as earthquakes, Tsunami, Volcanic activity, cyclone etc., geographical features and their location- changes in critical geographical features (including water bodies and ice-caps) and in flora and fauna and the effects of such changes


Physical Geography Certificate Physical & Human Geography Goh Cheng Leong
Fundamentals of Physical Geography NCERT Class XI
Geography of India Khullar

  • Distribution of key natural resources across the world (including South Asia and the Indian subcontinent); factors responsible for the location of primary, secondary, and tertiary sector industries in various parts of the world (including India)


India and World Geography Indian & World Geography Majid Hussain
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