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Brilliant Maps: An Atlas for Curious Minds

Brilliant Maps: An Atlas for Curious Minds (Hardback)

By Wright, Ian

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Which nations have North Korean embassies? What percentage of young people live with their families? Which country lists volleyball as its national sport? How much does it cost to get a pint around the world? And where can you find lions in the wild?Revelatory, thought-provoking ...and fun, Brilliant Maps is a unique atlas of culture, history, politics and miscellanea, compiled by the editor of the iconic Brilliant Maps website. As visually arresting as Information is Beautiful and as full of surprising facts and figures as any encyclopaedia, Brilliant Maps is a stunning piece of cartography that maps our curious and varied planet.For graphic design enthusiasts, compulsive Wikipedia readers and those looking for the sort of gift they buy for someone else and wind up keeping for themselves, this book will change the way you see the world and your place in it.
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ISBN 9781846276613
Released NZ 5 Nov 2019
Publisher Granta Books
Format Hardback
Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-12 working days

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ISBN-13 9781846276613
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Granta Books
Imprint Granta Books
Released 5 Nov 2019
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Wright, Ian
Category Illustration
Historical Geography
Maps, Charts & Atlases
Number of Pages 232
Dimensions Width: 200mm
Height: 255mm
Spine: 22mm
Dewey Code 912
Weight 860g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Library of Congress Atlases - Great Britain
NBS Text General Atlases & Maps (not folded)
ONIX Text General/trade