Map Collections Home Page The Library of Congress Search by Keyword | Browse by Geographic Location Index | Subject Index | Creator Index | Title Index The Geography and Map Division of the Library of Congress holds more than 4.5 million items, of which Map Collections represents only a small fraction, those that have been converted to digital form. The focus of Map Collections is Americana and Cartographic Treasures of the Library of Congress. These images were created from maps and atlases and, in general, are restricted to items that are not covered by copyright protection. The World Factbook People from nearly every country share information with CIA, and new individuals contact us daily. If you have information you think might interest CIA due to our foreign intelligence collection mission, there are many ways to reach us. If you know of an imminent threat to a location inside the U.S., immediately contact your local law enforcement or FBI Field Office. For threats outside the U.S., contact CIA or go to a U.S.
Grid Paper PDFs Free Online Graph Paper / Grid Paper PDFs Downloadable and very printable, I find these PDFs extremely useful. Tip number one! Danny Dorling: Maps that show us who we are (not just where we are) I'd like you to imagine the world anew.I'd like to show you some maps,which have been drawn by Ben Hennig,of the planet in a waythat most of you will never have seen the planet depicted before. We worry about people.We worry about how many people there are.We worry about how you can get away from people.But this is the map of the world changed again to make area large,the further away people are from each area.So if you want to know where to go to get away from everybody,here's the best places to go.And every year, these areas get bigger,because every year, we are coming off the land globally.We are moving into the cities.We are packing in more densely.There are wolves again in Europe,and the wolves are moving west across the continent.Our world is changing. Thank you very much. (Applause)
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Paper planets, and how to make them - Philippe Rivière - Visionscarto At the D3.js unconf this September, Visionscarto brought some paper planets. Nothing like “cut, fold, glue” to understand how map projections work, and how far they are from the true shape of the globe. Here’s how we made them, and the PDF files to download and print if you want to play. by Philippe Rivière Relief Map i Hans Braxmeier, Donaustraße 13, 89231 Neu-Ulm, firstname.lastname@example.org Intention The vision of Maps-For-Free is to offer free worldwide relief maps and other layers which can easily be integrated into existing map projects.
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Google Street View – Explore natural wonders and world landmarks Zhoucun Ancient Town Zhoucun ancient commercial town now is national AAAA level tourism scenic spot, cradle land of Lushang culture, demonstration base of national culture industry, provincial level key cultural relic protection unit, provincial level civilized scenic spot, provincial level patriotic education base and one of top ten film shooting bases in Shandong. The total area of planning scenic spots is 4.92 sq.m, having protection area, control area and transition area. The protection area consists of historical cultural streets and districts such as: Da Jie (the main street), silk market street and silver market street.