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Author: National Geographic Society (U.S.); Matthews-Northrup Company.
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic Society, 1922.
Edition/Format:   Map : EnglishView all editions and formats
Publication:OKS Print

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Genre/Form: World maps
Document Type: Map
All Authors / Contributors: National Geographic Society (U.S.); Matthews-Northrup Company.
OCLC Number: 8426918
Notes: Van der Grinten Projection.
Insets: North polar region -- South polar regions -- Natural vegetation and ocean currents -- Density of populations and prevailing winds.
Shows political divisions, including those established after the World War, International boundaries, Provincial boundaries (in Australia and Canada), Railroads, Capitols, Other places, Airplane routes in operation, Airplane routes authorized, but not yet in operation, and Airplane routes that have been flown, but not yet commercially adopted.
Engraved and printed at the Matthews-Northrup Works, Buffalo, New York.
Description: 1 map : color ; 67 x 101 cm on sheet 72 x 106 cm
Cartographic Mathematical Data: Scale [1:39,600,000]. 1 in. = 625 miles at equator ;; Van der Grinten projection; (E 90°--E 90°/N 85°--S 70°).
Responsibility: prepared especially for the National Geographic Magazine, Gilbert Grosvenor, Editor.


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