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Atlases, Geography and Maps

 

 

Atlases  Geography and  Maps

 Altapedia - both political and physical maps of the world. Also background and facts about countries.

World Political and Physical Maps - maps and satellite images of all the countries.

Map Resources on the World Wide Web - links to many sites that have atlases and information about maps.

Historical Maps - a collection of web historical maps with a wide variety of approaches.

CIA World Fact Book - Countries described in terms of geography, language, climate, economy, etc.

The Columbia Gazetteer of North America - With 50,000 entries, the Gazetteer covers every incorporated place and county in the United States, along with several thousand unincorporated places, special-purpose sites, and physical features, as well as Canada, Mexico and the Caribbean. ?

Earthquakes - Latest earthquake information from the U.S. Geological Survey Earthquake Hazards Program

Geostationary Satellite Server - real-time satellite images provide a view from above.

National Geographic Map Machine - "Locate nearly any place on Earth, search and print historical, weather, and population maps, and more with our dynamic atlas."

National Atlas of the United States - You've seen other atlases. They're typically big books of paper maps. The pages in this atlas are here on the Internet whenever you need them. This is a new portrayal of America in maps. You've found the single best Federal source for national maps and geographic information on the Web.

Perry-Castaneda Library Map Collection - more than 230,000 maps covering the world.

Rare Map Collection - a collection of about 800 historical maps spanning nearly 500 years, from the sixteenth century through the early twentieth century.

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