Can You Make an Accurate Map?

Best World Map Projection on January 2021 Shopping Deals at Bestonio.com

  • National Geographic: World Decorator Wall Map - Laminated (46 x 30.5 inches) (National Geographic Reference Map)

    • UPC: 749717004696
    • ASIN: 0792283090
    • ISBN: 0792283090
    • Brand: National Geographic Maps
    • Size: 30x43
    • Manufacturer: National Geographic Maps

    National Geographic's World map is the standard by which all other reference maps are measured. The World map is meticulously researched and adheres to National Geographic's convention of making independent, apolitical decisions based on extensive research using multiple authoritative source.The Decorator style World map uses a vibrant color palett... [Read More]

  • Gall Orthographic World Map | Sometimes called Gall-Peters Projection or the Peters Projection | Countries are Shown in Correct Proportion to Each Other | Laminated | 36" x 24" | Great for Teaching

    • ASIN: B07SXC739C
    • Brand: South of Kings
    • Size: 36" x 24"
    • Manufacturer: South of Kings

    The Scottish cartographer James Gall published a scientific paper that included an image of his Gall Orthographic Projection in 1885. This idea was revolutionary at the time because it's an equal area projection that shows countries in the proper size and proportion to each other. Many popular modern maps continue to show large distortions in count... [Read More]

  • National Geographic: World Classic, Pacific Centered Wall Map (46 x 30.5 inches) (National Geographic Reference Map)

    • UPC: 749717203242
    • ASIN: 1597751146
    • ISBN: 1597751146
    • Manufacturer: National Geographic Maps

    National Geographic's World map is the standard by which all other reference maps are measured. The World map is meticulously researched and adheres to National Geographic's convention of making independent, apolitical decisions based on extensive research using multiple authoritative source.The signature Classic style map uses a bright, easy to re... [Read More]

  • 24x36 World Classic Elite Wall Map Mural Poster Laminated

    • UPC: 095474127490
    • ASIN: B01N5V509K
    • Brand: Swiftmaps
    • Manufacturer: Swiftmaps

    24x36 World Wall Map Classic Elite Series Poster: This elegant, richly colored classic-style World Elite Series map features the incredible cartographic detail that Swiftmaps.com has been known for. The World Classic Elite features a Miller Projection, which reduces distortion of land masses as they near the poles. Laminated on both sides for dry-e... [Read More]

  • Peters World Map

    • ASIN: 0721709338
    • ISBN: 0721709338
    • Brand: Schofield & Sims Ltd
    • Manufacturer: Schofield & Sims

    This accurate, colour-coded map shows all areas according to their actual size, with the North-South lines running vertically and the East-West lines running parallel. The poster features a brief discussion of the tendency of traditional maps to show countries incorrectly in proportion to one another, and describes the 'growing awareness of the int... [Read More]

  • Great Maps: The World's Masterpieces Explored and Explained (Dk Smithsonian)

    • UPC: 790778024635
    • ASIN: 1465424636
    • ISBN: 9781465424631
    • Brand: DK Publishing Dorling Kindersley
    • Manufacturer: DK

    The world's finest maps explored and explained. From Ptolemy's world map to the Hereford's Mappa Mundi, through Mercator's map of the world to the latest maps of the Moon and Google Earth, Great Maps provides a fascinating overview of cartography through the ages. Revealing the stories behind 55 historical maps by analyzing graphic close-ups, Great... [Read More]

  • 24x36 World Wall Map by Smithsonian Journeys - Blue Ocean Edition Laminated (24x36 Laminated)

    • UPC: 689354892938
    • ASIN: B07BTDQRJ6
    • Brand: Smithsonian Journeys
    • Size: 36Wx24H
    • Manufacturer: Swiftmaps

    Swiftmaps is proud to partner with Smithsonian Journeys to bring a new and exciting World Map series to the American marketplace. Featuring eye-catching bold and vivid colors complemented with rich blue ocean tones that will make this the perfect reference piece --- sure to stand-out and highlight any home or business wall. The precise detail and d... [Read More]

  • RMC Classic United States USA and World Wall Map Set (Laminated)

    • UPC: 095474127025
    • ASIN: B01D1T9NP4
    • Brand: Swiftmaps
    • Size: 50Wx32H
    • Manufacturer: Rand McNally

    Completely updated and redesigned, RMC of FL's Classic World and United States wall maps series feature eye-catching bold and vivid colors complemented with rich parchement/antique vintage tones that make this the perfect reference piece sure to stand-out and highlight any home or business walls. The precise detail and digital accuracy shows color-... [Read More]

  • Swiftmaps World and USA Contemporary Elite 3D Two Wall Map Set (24x36 Laminated)

    • UPC: 095474127513
    • ASIN: B06XKGKS22
    • Brand: Swiftmaps
    • Manufacturer: Swiftmaps

    24x36 World and USA Contemporary Elite Wall Map Two (2) Map Set: These elegant, richly colored Contemporary Elite Series wall maps feature the incredible cartographic detail that Swiftmaps has become popular for. The Contemporary Elite is one of our top selling World and United States map poster series. These updated maps have current political bou... [Read More]

  • Flattening the Earth: Two Thousand Years of Map Projections

    • ASIN: 0226767477
    • ISBN: 0226767477
    • Manufacturer: University of Chicago Press

    As long as there have been maps, cartographers have grappled with the impossibility of portraying the earth in two dimensions. To solve this problem mapmakers have created hundreds of map projections, mathematical methods for drawing the round earth on a flat surface. Yet of the hundreds of existing projections, and the infinite number that are the... [Read More]

  • 48x78 World Classic Premier Wall Map Mega Poster (48x78 FRONT LAMINATED)

    • UPC: 095474126493
    • ASIN: B00M8IHRJ4
    • Brand: Swiftmaps
    • Manufacturer: Swiftmaps

    48x78 World Classic Premier World Wall Map Mega Poster. This elegant, richly colored classic-style Premier Series World Map features the incredible cartographic detail that Swiftmaps has been known for. The map features a Miller Projection, which reduces distortion of land masses as they near the poles. The amazing 3D visual ocean and land topograp... [Read More]

  • Which Map Is Best? Projections for World Maps

    • ASIN: 0961345918
    • ISBN: 0961345918
    • Manufacturer: Amer Congress on Surveying &

  • GREAT ART Wallpaper World Map - Wall Decoration Atlas Miller Projection -Earth Atlas Poster Globe Oceans Continents Countries (132.3 x 93.7 Inch)

    • ASIN: B00TOCYR9U
    • Brand: GREAT ART
    • Size: 132 x 93.7 Inch - 8 Pieces
    • Manufacturer: GREAT ART

  • Maps of the Ancient Sea Kings: Evidence of Advanced Civilization in the Ice Age

    • ASIN: 0932813429
    • ISBN: 0932813429
    • Brand: Adventures Unlimited Press
    • Manufacturer: Adventures Unlimited Press

    Charles Hapgood’s classic 1966 book on ancient maps is back in print after 20 years. Hapgood produces concrete evidence of an advanced worldwide civilization existing many thousands of years before ancient Egypt. He has found the evidence in many beautiful maps long known to scholars, the Piri Reis Map that shows Antarctica, the Hadji Ahmed ... [Read More]

  • Waypoint Geographic Blue Ocean World Wall Map (24" x 36") - Current UP-to-Date - 1000's of Named Locations & Points of Interest - Rolled & Laminated - Display in Office, Classroom or Home

    • UPC: 859654003321
    • ASIN: B07CRVHX4W
    • Brand: Waypoint Geographic
    • Size: 24 X 36
    • Manufacturer: Waypoint Geographic

    The Waypoint Geographic blue oceans laminated world map is an excellent addition for your home, office or classroom.WHAT TYPES OF INFORMATION: In addition to well appointed country color coding, country & continent names, you will find thousands of Capitals, Cities, Islands, Oceans and many others clearly labeled for easy reading. The map also incl... [Read More]

  • The Hobo-Dyer equal area projection: [world map]

    • ASIN: 1931057117
    • ISBN: 1931057117
    • Manufacturer: ODT, Inc

    The Hobo-Dyer Projection (HDP) takes its place among important map projections. This new HDP map belongs to the family of Cylindrical Equal Area projections in which the latitude and longitude lines form a rectangular grid. Other projections in this family include the Lambert, Gall, Behrmann, Edwards and Peters. The HDP retains qualities of the oth... [Read More]

  • World Map Winkel Tripel Projection Style Decorative Educational Poster Print 24x36

    • UPC: 693090319154
    • ASIN: B00O97MATY
    • Brand: GB Eye Limited
    • Size: 24 x 36 Inch
    • Manufacturer: GB Eye Limited

    Our company was created when three guys saw a need for unique home wall decor that reflected current trends, events and memes (although we love the classic stuff too). Whether its tastefully showing your appreciation for new or classic television, inspiring yourself daily with a favorite quote, or supporting a national cause or team, unframed wall ... [Read More]

  • Swiftmaps World Contemporary Elite Wall Map Poster Mural 24h x 36w (Laminated Rolled)

    • UPC: 095474126608
    • ASIN: B00QFCE0WG
    • Brand: Swiftmaps
    • Manufacturer: Swiftmaps

    24x36 World Contemporary Elite World Wall Map Poster Mural. The new hot-selling World Contemporary Elite Edition world map features the incredible cartographic detail that Swiftmaps.com has been known for. The map features a Miller Projection, which reduces distortion of land masses as they near the poles. Map features rich tan oceans to give a uni... [Read More]

  • Daily Geography Practice: Grade 6

    • UPC: 234720371526
    • ASIN: 1557999759
    • ISBN: 1557999759
    • Brand: Evan-Moor
    • Manufacturer: Evan-Moor Corp

    In Daily Geography Practice, Grade 6+, 36 map lessons introduce basic geography skills and over 130 geography terms. What a perfect hands-on approach to geography instruction! The geography skills presented at Grade 6+ include: - globes - compass roses - map legends - map grids and coordinates - map scales - physical country and continent maps - pr... [Read More]

  • Maps International Giant World Map - Classic World Map Poster - Laminated - 77.5 x 46

    • ASIN: B014FW44H8
    • Brand: Maps International
    • Size: GIANT 77.5 (w) x 46 (h) inches
    • Manufacturer: Maps International

    This giant world map poster displays countries of the world in a classic style. The political map shows countries shaded in different tones, country boundaries and clearly labelled cities, making this the most stylish and practical world map wall art available! The huge map of the world is designed by specialist map makers with high levels of carto... [Read More]

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