The peters phenomenon

John Loxton

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Abstract

In 1967 Dr Amo Peters made his first public claim to have designed a world map superior to Mercator and all others. Although professional cartographers have pointed out that the projection is not original or unique, the map has gained a not inconsiderable measure of political acceptance.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)106-108
Number of pages3
JournalCartographic Journal
Volume22
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Dec 1985

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