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Peters World Atlas: The Earth in Its True Proportions
by Arno Peters
An atlas of a different kind that teaches readers to see the seemingly familiar in a whole new way!
Arno Peters' unique method of mapping the planet is based on surface area, and depicts all the countries and continents on Earth in the same proportion to each other that they actually have on the globe. The 43 magnificent main maps are arranged by continent, and all use the same scale, thus giving each of the countries and continents equal representation. The main collection of maps is complemented by 212 thematic world maps showing the state of the nations with regard to all kinds of relevant topics, including the environment, nutrition, demography, energy economics, culture, and much morea concentration of information that has yet to be matched. Hardcover 234 pages - 10" x 13" - (8/10)
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