National Geographic Maps (PC, CD-ROM) Topics Entertainment - 2001 USA, Canada Release

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National Geographic Maps
Packaging cover National Geographic Maps.
Product ID 81735-80312
Product UPC 781735803127
Platform(s) PC
Packaging Retail Box
Media CD-ROM
Copyright date 2001
Publisher(s) Topics Entertainment
Category(s) Reference, Atlas
Country of Origin United States of America

Description from the packaging.

  • An interactive guide to over a century of National Geographic maps.
  • Search through, zoom in on, and print out over 500 National Geographic maps.

For well over a century, students and armchair travelers alike have enjoyed the cartography in National Geographic magazine. Now computer users have unprecedented access to over a century of foldout maps in National Geographic Maps, the comprehensive archive of cartographic content and navigational features on 8 CD-ROMs. From Ecuador to endangered species; Switzerland to the lunar surface, this unrivaled National Geographic content offers a user-friendly guide to worlds charted by map or by theme. The speedy search engine will reveal maps covering everything from plant life to politics. Just type in the keywords and you're ready to locate, pan, and zoom in on the richly-illustrated charts with accompanying photos, videos, and audio narration. When you've found what you need, paste the results into your documents, or print them out in full color or crisp black-and-white.

Over 500 maps on 8 CD-ROMs.

Over a century of foldout maps.

National Geographic Maps invites computer users to plot their own course with this 8 CD-ROM suite of discs containing every foldout map from National Geographic magazine*. Quickly navigate and zoom in on exact geographic locations. Embark on a remarkable thematic tour- complete with video and audio narration- on subjects ranging from the oceans to outer space. Whether your interests are cultural, environmental, or historical, National Geographic Maps serves as an all-encompassing resource.

See maps come to life!

  • Animals
  • Plant Life
  • The Environment
  • Politics
  • History
  • The Oceans
  • Space

Guided tours with full photo, video, and audio enhancement, including:

  • People of the Past
  • War in the 20th Century
  • Our Changing Earth
  • Space
  • Our Threatened Environment

System Requirements

PC Windows 95
Required CPU Pentium II 266
Required RAM 32MB
Required CD Speed 4X
Required Audio 16-bit sound card
Supported Video SVGA 256 Color
PC Windows 98
Required CPU Pentium II 266
Required RAM 32MB
Required CD Speed 4X
Required Audio 16-bit sound card
Supported Video SVGA 256 Color
PC Windows ME
Required CPU Pentium II 266
Required RAM 64MB
Required CD Speed 4X
Required Audio 16-bit sound card
Supported Video SVGA 256 Color
PC Windows 2000
Required CPU Pentium II 266
Required RAM 64MB
Required CD Speed 4X
Required Audio 16-bit sound card
Supported Video SVGA 256 Color
PC Windows XP
Required CPU Pentium II 266
Required RAM 128MB
Required CD Speed 4X
Required Audio 16-bit sound card
Supported Video SVGA 256 Color

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Retail Box cover National Geographic Maps. Retail Box back National Geographic Maps.

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