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The Atlas of the Real World: Mapping the Way We Live

AtlasOut of Print

By: Daniel Dorling and Mark Newman

416 pages, 366 col maps

Thames & Hudson

Hardback | Oct 2008 | #176670 | ISBN-13: 9780500514252
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Here is our planet as you've never seen it before: 366 digitally modified maps - known as cartograms - depict the areas and countries of the world not by their physical size, but by their demographic importance on a vast range of topics, ranging from basic data on population, health, wealth and occupation to the number of toy imports and who's eating their vegetables. This compelling reference is an essential resource for anyone keen to understand the new world order, or who wants to make sense of the trends determining our planet's future.

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