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World Map 1960
$14.95
SKU: 900Y0J
World Map 1960

World Map 1960

$14.95
SKU: 900Y0J
The National Geographic 1960 World map was published in the midst of sweeping changes in Africa, as many countries gained their independence. This map shows all the changes that had been made as of September, 1960, when the map went to press.

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The National Geographic 1960 World map was published in the midst of sweeping changes in Africa, as many countries gained their independence. This map shows all the changes that had been made as of September, 1960, when the map went to press. Bright boundaries highlight international borders, and the map features extraordinary detail on land and in the oceans. A perfect map for anyone interested in the changes from colonialism to independent rule in Africa.

The 1960 World map features:
• Classic National Geographic cartography and detail, with vivid country borders
• Thousands of place names, including country capitals
• Insets for the North Polar and South Polar Regions
• An inset map showing the United Nations countries and the Communist World
• Inset for international time zones
• Principal airports, canals, depth curves and soundings in fathoms, elevations, prevailing winds, warm and cold ocean currents

Coverage Area: The World, North America, South America, Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, Oceania, Antarctica

Geotype World
Map Type Historical Maps
Publisher National Geographic
Usage Type Classroom Maps
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