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  • Published: 12 October 2021
  • ISBN: 9781632171825
  • Imprint: Sasquatch
  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 224
  • RRP: $48.99
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Upper Left Cities

A Cultural Atlas of San Francisco, Portland, and Seattle



From the authors of Portlandness comes Upper Left Cities, a new book that compares and contrasts San Francisco, Portland, and Seattle through innovative cartography. In 150 infographic maps, this compelling book compares and contrasts the great cities of the Upper Left part of the US. Upper Left Cities explores unexpected and diverse topics like lost jazz clubs, Japanese food, church bells, and Sasquatch through creative infographics leveraging forms like crossword puzzles and musical notation.

Compare and contrast San Francisco, Portland, and Seattle through 150 innovative infographic maps that blend traditional cartography with modern graphic design.

Upper Left Cities redefines modern cartography by going into uncharted territory to create a narrative about three great cities through informative and detailed infographic maps.

Explore and compare San Francisco, Portland, and Seattle though:

• wildlife and city trails
• voting records
• commutes
• marathon routes
• food and drink patterns
From the team that brought you Portlandness, this cultural atlas includes more than 150 maps, each using data around a given topic and then translating that to a creative and often unexpected visual format. The result is a perfect blend of form and function, each map is meticulously and ingeniously designed.

The collection of maps cover:

• history
• geography
• social and economic issues
• pop culture

  • Published: 12 October 2021
  • ISBN: 9781632171825
  • Imprint: Sasquatch
  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 224
  • RRP: $48.99
Categories:

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