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Atlas of the Real World

atlasoftherealworld.jpg The Atlas of the Real World by Daniel Droling, Mark Newman and Anna Barford is now available for browsing in the Map Library Reading Area (near the entrance). With over 360 cartograms, this 400 page volume represents a wide array of data covering world resources, trade, economics, social issues, perils (e.g., disasters and war), and the environment.

View some sample images from the book.

In case you are wondering where you have heard the name Mark Newman before.....You may have seen his cartograms representing information about the 2008 presidential election results.