Globalography (Hardcover)

Our Interconnected World Revealed in 50 Maps

By Chris Fitch, Sam Vickars (Maps by)

White Lion Publishing, 9781781317914, 224pp.

Publication Date: November 27, 2018

List Price: 35.00*
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Description

50 stunning maps reveal our globalized world like never before.

Explore how cities are expanding beyond the reach of their nations, uncover the ways bananas, cobalt and water bottles link the most unlikely of places, and discover how modern phenomena such as messenger apps and sharing platforms are changing not just our interactions, but how we interconnect.

Globalography uncovers the myriad ways we can now connect with one another and in doing so, showcases the radical way globalization is transforming our world.



About the Author

Chris Fitch is senior staff writer at Geographical, the official magazine of the Royal Geographical Society (with IBG), and author of Atlas of Untamed Places: An extraordinary journey through our wild world, nominated for the 2018 Edward Stanford Travel Writing Award.

Sam Vickars is a data visualization designer and engineer. He earned his Masters of Science in Data Visualization from Parsons School of Design in New York City, and has worked with the United Nations Development Programme and the National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation. Sam lives in Vancouver, Canada, where he continues to tell meaningful stories with data. samvickars.com