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The story of maps.

Author: Lloyd A Brown
Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown, 1949.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [1st ed.]View all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: History
[Literature]
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Brown, Lloyd A. (Lloyd Arnold), 1907-1966.
Story of maps.
Boston, Little, Brown, 1949
(OCoLC)576509522
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lloyd A Brown
OCLC Number: 2571298
Description: xix, 397 pages illustrations, portraits, maps 27 cm
Contents: Preface --
Introduction --
The earth takes shape --
The habitable world --
The world of Claudius Ptolemy --
The middle ages --
Charts and the haven-finding art --
The map and chart trade --
The latitude --
The longitude --
Survey of a country --
Survey of a world --
Notes --
Bibliography --
Index.

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