Atlantic Ocean Map 1939
Issue: July 1939
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Atlantic Ocean Map 1939
Item#: X NGC 071939

An ambitious work for its time, this beautiful map of the Atlantic Ocean was published in July 1939 when ocean bathymetry was in its infancy. Loaded with a variety of geographical and historical information this map is a splendid addition to any map collection.

The 1939 Atlantic Ocean map features:
• Historical and geographical notes
• An abundance of information including typical storm tracks, approximate northern limits of drift ice, areas of floating gulfweed (sargassum), naval bases, and distances between principal ports
• Thousands of place names including country capitals, other capitals, cities, and towns
• Time zone boundaries with clocks showing the time when it is noon at Greenwich
• Geographical features such as mountain ranges, major rivers, major lakes, sandy deserts, swampy regions, wadies, glaciers, salt pans, and more
• Inset of the Isthmus of Panama
• Ocean bathymetry

Coverage Area: South America, eastern North America, Europe, western Africa

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This map requires 2 business days to print and laminate prior to shipping.

Appearing in the July 1939 issue of the National Geographic Magazine, this Atlantic Ocean map has been reproduced from its original cartography in order to bring to life a beautiful poster previously only seen in National Geographic Magazine. This reproduction holds true to the high standards that National Geographic Maps are known for.

Perfect for home, office or classroom, this map also makes a great gift. Map collectors will surely want to add this map to their library.

The Paper version is printed on high quaility semi-gloss paper, perfect for framing.

The Laminated version uses 3mm laminate on both sides for durability, is easy to clean and markable.

From the National Geographic Classic Maps collection, this reproduction is just one of hundreds of titles available here. These maps are Printed on Demand. Sizes are approximate and may vary due to the nature of the trimming and laminating processes.
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TimeThis map requires 2 business days to print and laminate prior to shipping.