National Geographic : 1943 Mar
Geographic War Maps in Ten Colors ETHE NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC SOCIETY'S large maps the continents and oceans, and corresponding Indexes, make up the world's most up-to-date atlas and gazetteer. Use them to follow the progress of our Armed Forces on every front. Maps come on either paper or linen. Indexes available for all maps marked with asterisk.* *Africa: 29%x31'% inches; includes the entire Med iterranean Sea, Madagascar, Near East; shows new roads, railways, 1,035 air distances, 7,062 names. *Asia and Adjacent Areas: 40x262 inches. Tunis, London, Cairo, Moscow, Chungking, Solomons shows far-flung theaters of war; 561 bomber dis tances; 7,000 place names. The World: 41x22 inches; ideal to determine quickly the "lay of the land" wherever news happens. *Europe and Near East: 39x34 inches; 9,052 names. All of continental Europe and parts of Asia, Africa. *United States: 41x26'2 inches; shows military divisions, defense data, 8,838 place names. *Theater of War in Europe, Africa, and Western Asia: 26%x31 inches; features of three maps in one. *Theater of War in the Pacific: 38x31 inches. Has 73 detailed insets-Solomons, New Caledonia, Mid way, Aleutian, etc.; 861 air distances; 8,500 names. Atlantic Ocean: 25x31% inches; includes Atlantic shores of Europe, U. S., Canada, Africa, all of South America. *Central Europe and Mediterranean: 36%x26 2 inches. Indian-Ocean: 32%x25%Y inches; includes eastern Africa and Australia; six timely insets. British Isles: 29x35 inches; historic, decorative design. *Bible Lands and the Cradle of Western Civilization: 35x25 inches; modern developments, ancient sites. *Canada: 40x27 inches; main highways, railroads, etc. *Mexico, Central America, West Indies: 41x24 inches. *South America: 2 6%x37% inches; shows chief natural resources, railways, air lines, etc. *North America: 26%x33 inches; includes all adja cent areas related to hemisphere defense. *Classical Lands of Mediterranean: 35%x26 inches. HANDY MAP FILE: Bound like a book, 74 x 1034 inches; 10 Manila pockets in indexed order accommodate 20 folded paper maps or 10 paper maps and Indexes; maroon library-buckram covers embossed in gold. PRICES Paper Linen *Indexes Map File Maps Maps In U. S. &Poss. 50c each $1 each 25c each $2.50 Elsewhere 75c each $1.25 each 50c each $2.75 * Indexes available for Maps marked with asterisk *. All Maps come on either paper or linen. Remittances should be payable in U. S. funds. All items sent postpaid. Obtainable only from the NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC SOCIETY, Dept. B-Z, Washington, D.C. "BOOK OF BIRDS" IN FULL COLOR * 950 birds-all major species of United States and Canada-are shown in FULL COLOR in this magnificent two-volume work, edited by Gilbert Grosvenor and Alexander Wetmore. The colorful, authentic portraits, brilliantly painted by Allan Brooks, fill 204 of the 748 pages! In addition, "The Book of Birds" contains 232 photographs, 17 mi gration maps, 37 fascinating articles, 633 biographies, and an index with 3,000 refer ences-an encyclopedic wealth of bird lore! Green-cloth binding: 7 x 10/4 inches. $5 the set of two volumes, in U. S. & Poss. Else where, $5.50 in U. S . funds. Sent postpaid. .......... NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC SOCIETY "".- National Geographic Society 1943 Dept. B-Z, Washington, D. C. Enclosed please find $S for which send me -- sets of "The Book of Birds" in two volumes. Name Address A. A. Alien * Look again and you will see a second hummingbird a newly hatched "image" that barely fills the bottom of this spoon! Here is but a glimpse into "The Book of Birds" about which readers and reviewers say: "A marvel of new wonders." "An ornithological treasury!" "Four times the cost of the set would be reasonable."