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I have to make a lot of corrections for a map of Eastern South America, the place & political names are not a problem but the rivers, & some of the water bodies are. I have been looking all over the internet for a descent reference, not even Google Maps has proved reliable. So does anyone know where to get good reference material?

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The names of the water bodies? I would break out your favorite atlas(es) and take a peek.
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As Hugo said, get the atlases out (another good reason to have a big collection). My favourites for that kind of work would be National Geographic and Times. Make sure to look at at least 2 different ones, as there might be differences.
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The local library is never a bad place to start either!



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The University of Texas has an excellent collection of reference maps online at the following URL:

http://www.lib.utexas.edu/maps/

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The University of Texas has an excellent collection of reference maps online at the following URL:

http://www.lib.utexas.edu/maps/

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Great resouce—thanks Rich!
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Penn State also has on-line resources at the
Penn State Map Library
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