A current political map that features our world in rich, earth-toned colors. 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 masses as they near the poles. This poster-sized version is perfect for framing.
Winner of the 2001 Premier Print Award from Printing Industries of America for "a unique ability to create visual masterpieces"
Winner of the 2002 Best Reference Map from the American Congress on Surveying & Mapping
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.
Comments about World Political Map (Earth-toned), Poster Size:
This map was purchased for my husband to hang in his office. The map is beautiful but was badly wrinkled on ALL corners due to the packaging. Very disappointed in that aspect.
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