During the 1930s and 1940s, National Geographic designed several world maps using a projection that separated the eastern and western hemispheres. We have brought back this classic view of the world with modern cartography and elegant earth tones for a fashionably retro view of the world.
42 3/4'' x 24 1/2''
National Geographic is a renowned authority in cartography. For 120 years the Society's maps have helped spread geographic knowledge around the globe. A vast database allows National Geographic to combine the latest data gained by space-age technology with innovative digital mapping techniques to create state-of-the-art political, physical, and thematic maps. The Society's meticulous research and attention to detail have established a standard of achievement that is unparalleled.
The Pacific-centered map employs a new map projection
to accentuate the Pacific Rim and show the entire breadth of the Pacific Ocean. It brings Oceania and Asia into the center of the picture and shows them in close proportion to ...
One of our most popular and accurate world
maps is now available in our rich, antique-inspired Executive style. Contains up-to-date place names including Sri Lanka’s new capital Sri Jayawadenapura Kotte. The World Explorer Executive uses the Winkel-Tripel Map Projection, which ...
A current political map that features our world
in rich, earth-toned colors and extraordinary mural size. Features the Winkel Tripel projection to reduce distortion of land masses as they near the poles. Delivery Information: Not available for shipping outside of ...