These current political maps feature the United States and our world in rich, earth-toned colors. Astounding detail and boardroom quality make these maps excellent for reference in your home or office. This poster-sized version is perfect for framing.
The world map features the Winkel Tripel projection to reduce distortion of land masses as they near the poles. It was the Winner of the 2001 Premier Print Award from Printing Industries of America for "a unique ability to create visual masterpieces" and the 2002 Best Reference Map from the American Congress on Surveying & Mapping.
24" x 36"
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.