ERIC Number: EJ351561
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: 0
Reflections on the Gall-Peters Projection.
Robinson, Arthur H.
Social Education, v51 n4 p260-64 Apr-May 1987
Explains the cartographic qualities of rectangular world maps and compares the merits of various projections such as the Mercator and the recently-created Gall-Peters. States that the Gall-Peters projection does not provide a reasonable base for a general world map; that no rectangular projection does. (JDH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
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