This publication is distributed on behalf of the Royal Danish
Society of Geography.
The Faeroe Islands Topographic Atlas is a competent presentation
of the main characteristics of the geography of the Faeroe Islands.
It is based on 31 map extracts of specially selected localities and
constitutes a comprehensive description of traditional and modern
Besides cartographic analysis, the atlas includes results from
the latest research. It describes life in the Faroe Islands
and accounts for the conditions, past and present, that have
left their mark on the cultural landscape.