The classic world as only National Geographic can show it. This map features: Country borders; Thousands of place names; Mountain ranges with beautiful relief shading; Ocean depths and prevailing currents. Insets include: Northern and Southern Polar regions; Physical earth maps for the Eastern and Western Hemispheres; Vegetation and land use; Population density. This version, printed on high-quality, semi-gloss paper, is perfect for framing.
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43" x 30"
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.
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