Let us look at some key points of difference between a globe and a map. A compilation of many maps is called an atlas. A globe is a three-dimensional sphere while a map is two-dimensional. The globe represents the whole earth, whereas a map may represent the whole earth or just a part of it.

National Geographic United States Atlas for Young Explorers, Third Edition
  • National Geographic Society
  • Hardcover Book
  • National Geographic (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 176 Pages - 06/10/2008 (Publication Date) - National Geographic Children's Books (Publisher)
Road Trip USA: Cross-Country Adventures on America's Two-Lane Highways
  • Jensen, Jamie (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 952 Pages - 03/27/2018 (Publication Date) - Moon Travel (Publisher)
Rand McNally 2020 Road Atlas
  • Rand McNally (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 144 Pages - 04/15/2019 (Publication Date) - Rand McNally (Publisher)
Rand McNally 2020 EasyFinder Midsize Road Atlas
  • Rand McNally (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 160 Pages - 04/15/2019 (Publication Date) - Rand McNally (Publisher)
Rand McNally Folded Map: United States
  • Rand McNally (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 2 Pages - 04/09/2019 (Publication Date) - Rand McNally (Publisher)
Rand McNally 2020 Deluxe Motor Carriers' Road Atlas
  • Rand McNally (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 208 Pages - 06/17/2019 (Publication Date) - Rand McNally (Publisher)
Folded Map: Western United States
  • Rand McNally (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 07/18/2014 (Publication Date) - Rand McNally (Publisher)
Great Smoky Mountains National Park (National Geographic Trails Illustrated Map)
  • Approximately 4 1/4" x 9 1/4" folded; 25.5" x 37.75" fully opened
  • Scale = 1:70,000
  • Map Revised - 2007
  • Features Included: Great Smoky Mountains National Park in its entirety, the Appalachian Trail, Twentymile Trail, Lakeshore Trail, Chasteen Creek Trail, the Great Smoky Mountains, Chilowee Mountain, Little Mountain, the Blue Ridge Parkway, Cataloochee Divide, Pisgah National Forest, Cherokee National Forest, Nantahala National Forest, Little Tennessee River, Chilhowee Lake, Fontana Lake, Tuckasegee River, the cities of Maryville Tennessee, Gatlinburg Tennessee, Waynesville North Carolina, and mor
  • Waterproof
National Geographic Kids United States Atlas
  • National Geographic Kids (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 176 Pages - 07/11/2017 (Publication Date) - National Geographic Children's Books (Publisher)