NEW: Essential Geography USA, 2nd Ed. - Version 3
"The geography absolutely pops ...for a moment I thought it was embossed in 3D. ...I can spot the mountain ranges around here! And thatís what they look like! ...a stunning example of cartographic art, or any art for that matter."
- MLD, Colorado Springs, Colo.
"This is an amazing, thoughtful, and detailed map...Ē -Edward Tufte
"...even clearer and more aesthetic than the first edition." -Bernie Jenny, Swiss shaded relief expert
"This is a map that you will surely want to look at again and again." -Tom Patterson, American shaded relief expert
Size: 50" x 35.3" - Scale: 1:4,000,000 - Published 2019
SHIPS FREE (standard / domestic)
"Itís a truly beautiful work of art." -MA, Houston, Texas
For the Second Edition, V3, I imagined what the United States would look like if it were painted in aesthetic of botanical art. I feel this technique captures the physical essence of the United States and makes its geography more intuitively understandable and aesthetic. Click here to see how the Second Edition, V3 (2020) compares to the First Edition (2010). Click here for Free Index (PDF)
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The Essential Geography adds to your life by showing you the beauty and character of this amazing place we call "home." I believe this illustrative style of cartography opens the door of geographical understanding to a much broader population.
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Paper and laminated versions ship rolled in tubes.
All reproduction of the 2nd Edition uses the vibrant colors and broad tonal range of fine-art inkjet printing.
The 2nd Edition is available in two sizes:
Two Sizes: 50" x 35.3" - Scale: 1:4,000,000 and 40" x 28.3" - Scale: 1: 5,000,000