All maps in this atlas were created on the Peters Projection, which preserves area accuracy, thus giving an impression of the world quite different from the commonly used Mercator projection maps. Some fine features: land forms are clearly shown with 3-D effects; digital vegetation data (from satell

Hammond Compact Peters World Atlas: The Earth in True Proportion 2002, Hammond World Atlas Corporation, Union, N.J

ISBN-13: 9780843718324