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World Political Map (Classic)

$12.95

Price: $12.95

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This world map features the Winkel Tripel projection to reduce distortion of land masses as they near the poles. Features include subtle border coloring on land, and prevailing winds and ocean currents at sea. Separate insets show the North and South Polar Regions, world vegetation and land use, and world population density.

  • 43" x 30"
  • Scale: 1:38,931,000 or 1 inch = 614 miles
  • © 2007

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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World Political Map (Classic) 
 
4.1

(based on 9 reviews)

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100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Good value (6)
  • Well-made (5)
  • Broad appeal (4)
  • Easy to use (4)
  • Reliable information (3)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Learning reinforcement (3)

    Reviewed by 9 customers

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    5.0

    Completely satisfied with quality and ac

    By Boody

    from Netherlands

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Good Value
    • Promotes participation
    • Reliable Information
    • Well-made

    Cons

      Best Uses

        Comments about World Political Map (Classic) :

        I have put the word map under glass on my working desk.

         
        5.0

        Map aficionados,this map is for you!

        By Lovers of Maps

        from Bradenton, FL

        About Me 18 Yr Homeschool Veteran

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Broad Appeal
        • Easy to Use
        • Fun to use
        • Good Value
        • Reliable Information
        • Well-made

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Face-to-Face Classroom
          • Learning reinforcement
          • Skill Enhancement

          Comments about World Political Map (Classic) :

          Our family loves maps, preferred over the latest electronic technology. Great teaching tool. Our kids are now grown with kids of their own. This map is a great go-to resource when world events occur. We can easily find where the events are occurring and see how these events affect surrounding countries.

          (0 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

           
          3.0

          everything in good condition

          By Jim cyclist

          from Winston-Salem, NC

          About Me College/university

          Pros

          • Well-made

          Cons

            Best Uses

              Comments about World Political Map (Classic) :

              good.... the DVD focuses too much on animals and very little on the landscape of Patagonia.

              (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

               
              3.0

              excellent map but not what I really want

              By ruth

              from long beach ca.

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

                Cons

                • A Smaller Easy Fold Out
                • Difficult to Use
                • I Was Really Looking For

                Best Uses

                  Comments about World Political Map (Classic) :

                  I just ordered the wrong map for MY use THIS MAP IS EXCELLENT FOR WALL USE

                   
                  4.0

                  Great Map

                  By smdf

                  from Virginia

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Broad Appeal
                  • Easy to Use
                  • Good Value

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                      Comments about World Political Map (Classic) :

                      Great Map

                      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                       
                      4.0

                      See where the headlines come from

                      By B&B

                      from Crystal River, Florida

                      Pros

                      • Broad Appeal
                      • Easy to Use
                      • Fun to use
                      • Good Value
                      • Reliable Information

                      Cons

                      • Difficult to Understand

                      Best Uses

                      • Learning reinforcement

                      Comments about World Political Map (Classic) :

                      Pretty much what I wanted. Would get a third larger map next time. Print is a little small for these 65 year old eyes.

                      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                       
                      5.0

                      Very detailed, useful, beautiful

                      By Laurie

                      from Greenville, SC

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Beautifully colored
                      • Broad Appeal
                      • Detailed many cities
                      • Good Value
                      • Well-made

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • Framed on wall

                        Comments about World Political Map (Classic) :

                        Did a lot of research before selecting this map for father's day present for my husband's office wall. We liked that it is up-to-date and includes many different cities, compared to others we looked at. Inset maps at sides are interesting too.

                        (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                         
                        4.0

                        Good product for price

                        By Richard

                        from Oshkosh WI

                        About Me Government/Non-profit

                        Verified Buyer

                        Pros

                        • Easy to Use
                        • Good Value

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                          • Conference or Presentation
                          • Learning reinforcement

                          Comments about World Political Map (Classic) :

                          This map will be used in our church to show people where global mission sites are located.

                          (4 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

                           
                          4.0

                          Map Looks Great

                          By Dave

                          from New Canaan, CT

                          Verified Buyer

                          Pros

                          • Well-made

                          Cons

                            Best Uses

                              Comments about World Political Map (Classic) :

                              Expected a good map, and I got it!

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