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 of area across the continents. The map features: Thousands of place names; Time zones; Air and land transportation routes; Separate insets for the northern and southern hemispheres; Information about the Earth's mass, areas of continents, mountain heights, ocean depths, and much more. This version is laminatedfeaturing a "write and wipe" surface and durable plastic covering.
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43 1/2" x 23"
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.
This June 1953 map is a unique collectible,
featuring a wealth of historical information, including: Explorers' routes and immigrant trails; "Growth of Our Country" map; Historical notes, sites, and battlefields; Selected cities and highways; Mountain relief, major lakes, and rivers. ...
With its elaborate, illustrated border and stylish legend,
this April 1949 map is as attractive as it is informative. Features: Counties and their abbreviations; Roads, railways, and canals; Elevations; Castles, ruins, cathedrals, famous churches, battle sites, lighthouses, and other places ...
Printed in December 1933, this intricately detailed work
covers Asia, Europe, and northeastern Africa. It features: Political divisions; Regional names; Cities and towns according to population; National languages; Railways, trade routes, and canals; Mountains, passes, sandy deserts, swampy regions, tundra, ...