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Vargic's Miscellany of Curious Maps : : Mapping the Modern World

Vargic, Martin, 1998- Book - 2015 912 Va Oversize 1 On Shelf No requests on this item Community Rating: 5 out of 5

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On Shelf At: Downtown Library

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"Includes oversized removable map of stereotypes"--Cover.
"Beautiful, unique, and packed with intricate and brilliant details, Vargic's Miscellany of Curious Maps showcases this visual artist's rare talent as never before in a gorgeous edition sure to be treasured by fans. Along with eight exquisite and unexpected conceptual atlases, he has imagined The Music Map, The Map of YouTube, The Corporate World Map, and many more. An additional fifty mini-maps of the world display a diverse list of data, such as the number of heavy metal bands per capita, the probability of getting struck by lightning, average penis length, NSA surveillance rate, and number of tractors per 1,000 inhabitants"--Excerpt from Amazon.com.

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amazing submitted by manz on August 23, 2018, 12:46pm this book is so pretty and has some weird and fun info. I saw it at Literati and couldn't put it down. So glad we have it here!

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PUBLISHED
New York, NY : Harper Design, an imprint of HaprCollinsPublishers, 2015.
Year Published: 2015
Description: 67 pages : color maps (some folded) ; 32 cm + 1 folded map in pocket.
Language: English
Format: Book

ISBN/STANDARD NUMBER
9780062389220
006238922X

SUBJECTS
Maps -- Miscellanea.
Maps.
Cartography -- Miscellanea.
Cartography.
Maps.