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The Resource The men who mapped the world : the treasures of cartography, Beau Riffenburgh

The men who mapped the world : the treasures of cartography, Beau Riffenburgh

Label
The men who mapped the world : the treasures of cartography
Title
The men who mapped the world
Title remainder
the treasures of cartography
Statement of responsibility
Beau Riffenburgh
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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1955-
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Riffenburgh, Beau
Dewey number
912/.09
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Royal Geographical Society (with The Institute of British Geographers)
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  • Cartography
  • Early maps
Label
The men who mapped the world : the treasures of cartography, Beau Riffenburgh
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "The Royal Geographical Society."
  • Maps on endpapers
  • Includes 15 facsimile maps folded in pockets throughout book
Accompanying material
15 folded maps.
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 96) and index
Contents
Mapping in the ancient and medieval world -- Cartography in the age of discovery (c. 1450-c. 1650) -- The world expands : filling the gaps (1600-1800) -- Maps in the age of empires and nationalism (1800-1914) -- Mapping in the modern world (1914-2011)
Control code
ocn727702161
Dimensions
29 cm. +
Extent
96 p.
Isbn
9781847328779
Lccn
2011535444
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps (some col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)727702161
Label
The men who mapped the world : the treasures of cartography, Beau Riffenburgh
Publication
Note
  • "The Royal Geographical Society."
  • Maps on endpapers
  • Includes 15 facsimile maps folded in pockets throughout book
Accompanying material
15 folded maps.
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 96) and index
Contents
Mapping in the ancient and medieval world -- Cartography in the age of discovery (c. 1450-c. 1650) -- The world expands : filling the gaps (1600-1800) -- Maps in the age of empires and nationalism (1800-1914) -- Mapping in the modern world (1914-2011)
Control code
ocn727702161
Dimensions
29 cm. +
Extent
96 p.
Isbn
9781847328779
Lccn
2011535444
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps (some col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)727702161

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