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The True Size of Africa
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A map that not only shows true size comparisons, but also turns the world upside down to challenge North-South perceptions. Based on the popularity of the Peters concept of equal area, we produced a similar map, the Hobo Dyer Projection, which offers less elongation than the Peters map but more compression at the poles. This is the map that President Jimmy Carter used to display his agency's efforts at his Nobel Peace Prize ceremony in December 2002. Prices range from $8.25 for 11''x17'' paper folded map to $424 for a 64'' wide custom map. For larger quantities, special pricing is available to schools and not-for-profit organizations. Also see our new Hobo-Dyer map at 36" wide http://odtmaps.com/detail.asp?product_id=Mead-HOBO-special-14
This display consists of a laminated 2002 Hobo-Dyer placemat map (11'' x 17'') along with 6 individual laminated Mercator comparison panels. The Hobo-Dyer map has two sturdy grommets at the top for hanging. At the bottom left is a 3rd grommet with a key ring. The ring holds the 6 comparison panels (taken from the bottom of the early version of the Peters wall map). These were originally used by our retailers for point-of-purchase educational displays. They are now available to classroom teachers. They are classic items and will never be published again. Limited quantities!
Hobo-Dyer Map Mini Display - 11'' x 17''
Grommeted Map with comparison panels $25.00Grommeted Map only - no panels $10.95
Language Poster. Two years of research, design, and consultation with Stanford University linguists went into the production of this beautiful chart. Colorful and filled with fascinating and useful information. With it you can trace the history of the English language, find out how Tiwi relates to Pitjantjatjara, or discover the current top 12 languages of the world. Size of both the poster stock and paper/folded versions is approx 21'' x 33''. Available in heavy duty poster stock rolled in a tube $199.95. Or folded paper poster saddle stitched into a 12-page teacher's supplement with articles and activities for the classroom or home. $9.95 Digital Version of MAP & Magazine available on our new web site.
Updated Equal Area Language Map posters available in 2019 from Teachers Discovery.
Includes our most popular folded paper wall maps: The Population Map shown at left of picture has been revised and updated for 2015What's Up? South! Map - at 24x36" sizeHobo-Dyer (South-up, Africa centered version)Mercator Map Pacific Centered Peters Map plus the Hobo-Dyer desktop map - 11'' x 17'' (one side north-up, one side south-up).
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Four of our most popular laminated wall maps plus a desktop map:
These will come rolled together in a brown cardboard tube (eco-friendly packaging).
A book for parents, paper maps for kids, a DVD for all to watch, plus an inflatable Earth. Save more than $30 by buying this combo pack rather than purchasing the individual products. Combo Pack with inflatable 9” clear globe $69 Combo Pack with inflatable 16” clear globe $79
Includes two laminated maps:
Ambassador Pack A - durable materials for the classroom15 laminated maps shipped in a long tube or box. $159.95See detail page (click on image) for complete listing.or
Ambassador Pack B - compact, foldable & easy to store, shipped in a rectangular box (See detail page (click on image) for complete listing.)folded paper maps $159.9415 maps plus book and DVD shipped in a rectangular boxRetail value: over $285.See detail page (click on image) for complete listing.
A package of engaging and thought-provoking materials without ODT DVDs - valued at $358 for only $249!
Our bestselling book, Seeing Through Maps
Comes with both DVDs for $100 additional - $349 total ($536 value!)
Wall maps come in durable see-through tubes
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