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The World Through Maps: A History of Cartography

John R. Short - History - 2003 - 224 pages
The author explores the colorful history of mapmaking, taking readers on a fascinating tour of the ideas and idealism that influenced cartography, from the Greeks who used ...
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Great Maps

Jerry Brotton - Technology & Engineering - 2014 - 256 pages
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Mapping the World: Maps and Their History

Nathaniel Harris - Travel - 2002 - 304 pages
A history of mapmaking showing how maps both reflect and change people's view of the world.
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The image of the world: 20 centuries of world maps

Peter Whitfield, British Library - Art - 1994 - 144 pages
Maps depict the development of people's ideas about the earth, and reveal how their world was portrayed, from Ptolemy to a modern map constructed from satellite photographs
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100 Maps: The Science, Art and Politics of Cartography Throughout History

John Owen Edward Clark - Science - 2005 - 256 pages
Presents a chronological overview of the history of cartography, from the earliest maps of prehistory to the engraved maps of the seventeenth century and beyond. Includes ...
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Mapping the world: an illustrated history of cartography

Ralph E. Ehrenberg, National Geographic Society (U.S.) - History - 2006 - 256 pages
Mapping the World is a one-of-a-kind collection of cartographic treasures spanning thousands of years and many cultures, from an ancient Babylonian map of the world etched on ...
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The Map Book

Peter Barber - History - 2005 - 360 pages
Chronicles the historical development of maps and mapping from the Bronze Age to the present, collecting some 175 maps spanning ten millennia that represent the progress of ...
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The Shape of the world

Simon Berthon, Andrew Robinson - Science - 1991 - 192 pages
Describes the development of maps and map-making, and how it influenced, and was influenced by, the geographical knowledge of the times
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