CREATORS OF TACTILE MAPS AND DRAWINGS FOR THE BLIND
process to make clear, sharp copies. The 11x11-1/2 inch plastic sheets are bound
into volumes with cardboard covers and a spiral plastic binder.
Maps and drawings are created
by hand in metal foil, then duplicated by the Ther
Generally, key letters are used to label cities and areas on the maps. These key letters are identified on key pages preceding
each map. The maps sometimes have foldout sections and or appear on facing pages.
maps are detailed, and some experience with tactile drawings is recommended.
the drawings, place a piece of cardboard under each page to eliminate any texture from the page below.
To keep the drawings in good condition, please keep them out of the heat. Store them upright in the shipping boxes or so that
they are not squeezed together.
Products and Price List
Announcing a new publication
OF SOUTH CAROLINA
Maps of South Carolina is
a single volume with 12 maps including an overview of the state followed by individual maps of cities, rivers, counties, highways, farm and mineral products, yearly precipitation and
average temperature. More detailed maps show the vicinity of Charleston and the vicinity of Hilton Head Island.
12 maps, 33 pages total; price: $6.00; Shipping by free mail where eligible.
To order, please send check or purchase order to the address above. Credit card and fax service are not available.
OTHER RECENT PUBLICATIONS
This fourth and final volume of maps on Africa covers fourteen countries: Senegal, Gambia, Guinea-Bissau,
Guinea, Sierra Leone, Liberia, Cote d'Ivoire, Burkina Faso, Ghana, Togo, Benin, Nigeria, Cameroon and Equatorial Guinea.
Each country has an introductory section in braille of
facts and general information followed by a full page tactile map. The maps show cities, towns, rivers and mountains.
84 pages, 15 maps; Price; $14.00; Shipping by free mail where eligible.
To order, please send check or purchase order to the address
below. Credit card and fax service are not available. Also available at $14.00 each: Atlas of Southern Africa, Atlas of Eastern
and Central Africa, and Atlas of Northern Africa. (See below)
ATLAS OF NORTHERN AFRICA
third volume of maps on Africa, NORTHERN AFRICA, covers thirteen countries: Egypt, Libya, Tunisia, Algeria, Morocco, Western
Sahara, Mauritania, Mali, Niger, Chad, Sudan and Southern Sudan, and Cape Verde.
Each Country has an introductory
section in braille of facts and general information followed by a full page tactile map. The maps show cities, towns, rivers,
mountains, and places of special interest.
78 pages, 16 maps; Price $14.00
Shipped by free mail where eligible.
To order please send check or purchase order to
address below. Credit card and fax service not available.
ATLAS OF EASTERN AND CENTRAL AFRICA
This second volume of maps on Africa, Eastern and Central Africa,
covers fourteen nations: Eritrea, Djibouti, Somalia, Ethiopia, Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania (including Zanzibar), Rwanda, Burundi,
Democratic Republic of the Congo, Republic of the Congo, Central African Republic, Gabon, and Sao Tome & Principe.
Each Country has an introductory section in braille of
facts and general information followed by a full page tactile map. The maps show cities, towns, rivers, mountains and places
of special interest.
15 maps with keys, 79 pages total, $14.00
ATLAS OF SOUTHERN AFRICA
ATLAS OF SOUTHERN AFRICA covers fourteen nations:
Angola, Namibia, Botswana, South Africa, Swaziland, Lesotho, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Malawi, Mozambique, Madagascar, Comoros, Seychelles
Each country has an introductory section of facts
and general information, followed by a full page map showing cities, towns, rivers, mountains and places of special interest.
18 maps with keys, 78 pages total,
MAPS OF ALASKA
Maps of Alaska is a single volume of 74 pages including 21 maps. The first half
of the book consists of overall maps showing land regions, cities and towns, rivers, mountains, national parksm native corporations,
boroughs and climate. In the second half of the book, the state is divided into 7 regions - Brooks Range and North Slope,
Fairbanks and the Interior, Anchorage and South central Alaska, West Coast, Kodiak and Alaska Peninsula, Aleutian Islands,
and the Panhandle. Each region has a page of introductory information followed by a detailed map either on facing pages or
on a foldout page.
Maps are labeled with key letters which are identified in brailled key
pages that face the maps. The maps are created by hand in metal foil and copied by Thermoforming.
Maps of Alaska is bound with cardboard covers and a
multi-ring binder. Cost is $14.00; shipping is by free mail if elegible.
MAPS OF CANADA AND THE UNITED STATES: A single
volume divided into 3 sections: 4 thematic maps (major cities, land forms, elevation and climate) of Canada and the U.S.,
6 maps of Canada including enlarged maps of the Maritime Provinces and the Great Lakes Region, and 18 maps on the U.S. and
its territories including 4 thematic maps (elevation, rivers, mountains, and economy), maps of Alaska, Hawaii, Puerto Rico,
the U.S. Virgin Islands and Guam. Experience with tactile graphcs advised. Maps are more detailed than our Atlas of North
and South America. 28 maps, 75 pages, $20.00
BASIC HUMAN ANATOMY: cross-sections of the head and brain, nose-mouth-throat, tooth, respiratory tract,
heart, digestive system, villus, urinary tract, kidney, nephron, nerve cell, eye, ear, skin, male and female reproductive
systems, and fetus in the womb. 18 drawings with keys, 31 pages: $15.00.
OUTLINE MAPS OF THE WORLD in one volume. Contains 33 maps showing political boundaries, capital cities, and surrounding
bodies of water. The maps are divided into 5 sections: North and South America, Europe, Asia and Australia, Africa, and Polar
Regions. An index at the end of the volume lists countries and islands, and indicates the page number of the map on which
they appear. 33 maps, 79 pages: $19.00
ATLAS OF NORTH AND SOUTH AMERICA: three units in four volumes. Emphasis is on geography. Maps show boundaries, mountains,
rivers and bodies of water, elevation, major cities only, climate, land use and resources. Each unit is self-contained and
can be used alone.
Unit 1. NORTHERN NORTH AMERICA: Canada and U.S. 59 pages
Unit 2. THE UNITED STATES: (2 volumes) divides
the country into 6 regions; maps are shown by region. 124 pages
Unit 3. MIDDLE AND SOUTH AMERICA: 51 pages
four-volume set is $56.00 including shipping. Individual volumes: $15.00.
MAPS OF THE BRITISH ISLES: covers England,
Wales, Scotland, Northern Ireland and Republic of Ireland. Overall maps show boundaries, bodies of water, mountains and hills.
Maps of each country show cities, towns, major rivers, and counties or regions. Places of interest in the Greater London area
and an overall map of London are also included. 11 maps with keys,
46 pages total. $10.00
ATLAS OF WESTERN EUROPE:
two volume set covering 21 countries and their nearby territories.
A page of facts and a detailed full-page map is included
for each country. The maps show cities and physical features and are labeled with extensive keys. The British Isles (covered
in a separate volume - see above) is not included.
Vol. I: Portugal, Spain, France, Belgium, Netherlands, Iceland,
Denmark, Norway, Sweden, Finland, Andorra, Monaco, Luxembourg; 23 maps 72 pages
Vol. II: Germany, Switzerland, Austria,
Italy, Greece, Liechtenstein, San Marino, Malta;
13 maps, 48 pages
Volumes I and II: $25.00; Vol. 1 only:
$15.00; Vol. II only: $11.00
ATLAS OF EASTERN EUROPE: covers in one volume Poland, Czech Republic, Slovak Republic,
Hungary, Slovenia, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Yugoslavia, Albania, Macedonia, Bulgaria, Romania, Moldova, Ukraine, Belarus,
Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia and Western Russia up to the Ural Mountains. The format is the same as described above for Atlas
of Western Europe. 21 maps, 80 pages total. $16.00
ATLAS OF THE MIDDLE EAST: covers 17 countries including Bahrain,
Cyprus, Egypt, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Oman, Palestine National Authority, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Syria,
Turkey, United Arab Emirates and Yemen. The format is the same as described above for Atlas of Western Europe. 25 maps with
keys, 69 pages total. $20.00
ATLAS OF CENTRAL AND SOUTH ASIA: covers 13 countries and Kashmir. Countries include Kazakhstan,
Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan , Kyrgyzstan, Afghanistan, Pakistan, India, Bangladesh, Nepal, Bhutan, Sri Lanka and
the Maldives. The format is the same as described above for Atlas of Western Europe. 19 maps, 72 pages; $16.00
OF EAST ASIA: covers China, Mongolia, Japan, North and South Korea. The format is the same as described above for Atlas of
Western Europe. 26 maps, 106 pages; $21.00
ATLAS OF SOUTHEAST ASIA: covers in one volume Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos, Thailand,
Myanmar (formerly Burma), Malaysia, Singapore, Brunei, Indonesia, Timor-Leste and the Philippines. The format is the same
as described above for Atlas of Western Europe. 23 maps with keys, 83 pages total. $18.00
MAPS OF RUSSIA AND ITS FORMER
REPUBLICS: shows boundaries, rivers, and major cities as of 1997. 6 maps, 16 pages $4.00.
For more detailed maps of western Russia and some of the Republics see the Atlas of Eastern Europe and the
Atlas of Central and South Asia listed above.
MAPS OF MOROCCO: 7 maps with keys, 19 pages total. $5.00
MAPS OF THE BIBLE LANDS - OLD TESTAMENT:
for serious students of the Bible or ancient history. No text; highly detailed; extensive keys. Covers Ancient World, Abraham,
Exodus, Kingdoms of Saul, David, Solomon, Israel and Judah, Assyrians, Babylonians, Persians, Alexander, Seleucids, and Maccabees.
25 maps, 98 pages, $22.00
MAPS OF INDIVIDUAL U.S. STATES: Each of the booklets below contains introductory information
and detailed maps showing major cities, rivers and lakes, major highways, physical features, county boundaries, agricultural
and mineral resources.
MAINE: 11 maps with keys, 27 pages total
NEW HAMPSHIRE: 11 maps with keys, 29 pages total
9 maps with keys, 18 pages total
MASSACHUSETTS: 15 maps with keys, 48 pages total; includes information about and overall
maps of Boston
CONNECTICUT AND RHODE ISLAND: 13 maps with keys, 38 pages
NEW YORK STATE: 14 maps with keys, 44 pages
total, also includes information and overall maps of New York City
NEW JERSEY: 17 maps with keys, 46 pages total; including
overall maps of metopolitan areas around Newark and Camden
PENNSYLVANIA: 12 maps with keys, 34 pages total, also includes
information and overall maps of Philadelphia.
FLORIDA: 12 maps with keys, 34 pages total including maps of Orlando/Lakeland,
Tampa/Sarasota, Fort Myers/Naples, and Miami/Fort Lauderdale areas.
ILLINOIS: 13 maps with keys, 46 pages total, including
overall maps of Chicago and vicinity
PRICE OF EACH STATE MAP BOOKLET LISTED ABOVE: $6.00
CALIFORNIA: includes detailed
maps showing location of major cities, rivers and lakes, mountains, highways, parks and counties. Subsequent maps show Northern,
Central, and Southern California, San Francisco, Yosemite, Los Angeles area and San Diego. About 275 cities are included and
indexed. 19 maps with keys, 84 pages total; $15.00
MAPS OF THE STATE OF HAWAII: includes detailed maps of the eight major islands. Each island has introductory
information followed by one or more key pages and a full-page map. A general view of the city of Honolulu and of Pearl Harbor
are included in the maps of the island of Oahu. 10 maps with keys, 55 pages total. $11.00