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Web Gleanings: Asian Geography

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ASIA — GENERAL

TITLE: MAPS OF ASIA
URL: http://www.lib.utexas.edu/Libs/PCL/Map_collection/
asia.html
Maps of Asia from the well-known Perry-Castañeda Library Map Collection of the University of Texas at Austin. Includes political and shaded relief maps from most Asian countries, with twenty-six maps of the regions of China. Most maps date from the 1990s, but there are some historical maps as well.

TITLE: NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC “MAP MACHINE”
URL:http://www.nationalgeographic.com/resources/ngo/maps/at
las/asia/asia.html
Maps of the countries of Asia from the National Geographic Society’s Cartographic Division. Nothing more need be said.

TITLE: ASK ASIA MAP & TIMELINE LIBRARY
URL: http://www.askasia.org/image/maps/maps.htm
An excellent series of maps of Asia and of individual Asian countries from the Asia Society. A notable feature is the clear detail in the labels of each map; unlike other maps, little is lost if they are printed.