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World 1:5,000,000. Compiled and drawn by the American Geographical Society of New York. Reproduced and printed by A. Hoen and Co., Baltimore.

Corporate author / creator American Geographical Society of New York.
Imprint New York, 1942-
Description col. maps 114 x 138 cm. or smaller.
Language English
Subject World maps.
World maps.
America -- Maps.
Cartographic data Scale 1:5,000,000.
Format Map, Print
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Other title Map of the Americas 1:5,000,000.
Americas 1:5,000,000.
Notes Composite series. Includes various issues published by AGS, and some reprinted by the Army Map Service and D. Survey. Some editions, originally issued in 3 sheets covering Latin America and in 5 sheets covering the Western Hemisphere, have varying titles: The Americas 1:5,000,000.--Map of the Americas 1:5,000,000. In some instances, these issues have series designations: Atlas of the Americas. Sheet numbering varies.
Relief shown by gradient tints and spot heights, or contours and spot heights.
Sheets covering the Western Hemisphere are drawn on a bipolar oblique conic conformal projection. Eastern Hemisphere sheets are drawn on "a specially computed Miller oblated stereographic projection system."
Includes indexes to adjoining sheets, insets, glossaries, and source notes.
Accompanied by: Map of the Americas 1:5,000,000. 77 p. ; 26 cm.

Regenstein, Room 370, Map Collection

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Call Number: G3200 s5000 .A5

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2 copies of index shelved separately.