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.
This extraordinary mural-sized world map features the Winkel
Tripel projection to reduce distortion of land masses as they near the poles. Shows subtle border coloring on land, and prevailing winds and ocean currents at sea. Separate insets show the North ...
National Geographic’s wall map of the physical world
highlights the planet’s geographical diversity with subtle earth-tones for land masses, shaded relief, and stunning sea floor topography in vibrant shades of blue. Detailed and accurate, this map features the Winkel Tripel ...
A current political map that features our world
in rich, earth-toned colors. Enlarged dimensions, astounding detail, and boardroom quality make this map excellent for reference in your home or office. Features the Winkel Tripel projection to reduce distortion of land ...