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Much more than an ordinary atlas, this book of maps is a visual feast for readers of all ages, with lavishly drawn, full-colour illustrations from Poland’s award-winning husband and wife due, the Mizielinskis. It details not only borders, cities, rivers and peaks but also places of historical and cultural interest, eminent personalities, iconic animals and plants, cultural events. It is packed with fascinating facts associated with every region of our planet. The 52 maps will fascinate booklovers, map-enthusiasts and design buffs, igniting the curiosity and imagination of the reader as they marvel at the rich diversity of our planet.

Map of Britain