This classic world map, published in December of 1922, shows the world's political boundaries following World War I. It features: country borders; thousands of place names and capitals; insets of the northern and southern hemispheres; inset showing natural vegetation and ocean currents; inset showing population density and prevailing winds; operational and planned airplane routes; and railroad routes. This version, printed on high-quality, semi-gloss paper, is perfect for framing.
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41 1/2" x 28"
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A National Geographic classic, this world map is
as much a work of art as it is an incomparable reference for its time. In the map, the world's eastern and western hemispheres are shown separately to give a true sense ...
One of the earliest maps of the new
world, Johannes Ruysch's World Map first appeared among the Tabulae Novae in some copies of the 1507 Rome edition of Ptolemy's Geography. It includes: some of the best detail for India at ...
Originally produced only in woodcut form, this map
was published in National Geographic Magazine in April 1893, just five years after the Society's inception. This Latin version was first published in April of 1493, followed by a German version in ...