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Synopsis:

"The Mapmakers" is a comprehensive history of cartography that traces the adventures, discoveries, and feats of technical ingenuity by which man has, over the centuries, succeeded in mapping first the surface of the globe, then the Earth's interior, the ocean floors, and finally the Moon and the planets. 8 illustrations. 37 maps.

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Includes bibliographical references (p. [475]-491) and index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780375409295
Subtitle:
Revised
Author:
Wilford, John Noble
Publisher:
Alfred A. Knopf
Location:
New York :
Subject:
History
Subject:
Civilization
Subject:
Cartography
Copyright:
Edition Number:
Rev. ed.
Edition Description:
Revised
Series Volume:
no. 20
Publication Date:
September 2000
Binding:
Hardcover
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
528
Dimensions:
9.54x6.48x1.69 in. 2.05 lbs.

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History and Social Science » Geography » General
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History and Social Science » Western Civilization » General
History and Social Science » World History » Western Civilization

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"Synopsis" by , "The Mapmakers" is a comprehensive history of cartography that traces the adventures, discoveries, and feats of technical ingenuity by which man has, over the centuries, succeeded in mapping first the surface of the globe, then the Earth's interior, the ocean floors, and finally the Moon and the planets. 8 illustrations. 37 maps.
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