Frank Jacobs is a man who loves maps. He finds most maps and atlases too be predictable. He collects and comments on all kinds of intriguing maps and has been writing the Strange Maps blog since 2006. His map “US States Renamed For Countries With Similar GDPs” has been viewed more than 587,000 times. An anthology of maps from this blog was published by Penguin in 2009 and can be purchased from Amazon and Barnes & Noble. Frank Jacobs gives recognition to underrated cartography, which usually has great design that would normally gounnoticed.
Source: Strange Maps
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