skip to content
The story of maps. Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The story of maps.

Author: Lloyd A Brown; Lessing J. Rosenwald Reference Collection (Library of Congress)
Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown, 1949.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [1st ed.]View all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

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; Lessing J. Rosenwald Reference Collection (Library of Congress)
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.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/2571298> # The story of maps.
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "2571298" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/Boston> ; # Boston
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/mau> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/135812436#Topic/cartografia_historia> ; # Cartografia (Historia)
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85020520> ; # Cartography--History
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/526.9809/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/135812436#Event/geschichte> ; # Geschichte.
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/848025> ; # Cartography
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/135812436#Place/world> ; # WORLD.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/135812436#Topic/kartographie> ; # Kartographie
   schema:bookEdition "[1st ed.]." ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/308756525> ; # Lessing J. Rosenwald Reference Collection (Library of Congress)
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/49286479> ; # Lloyd Arnold Brown
   schema:datePublished "1949" ;
   schema:description "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."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/135812436> ;
   schema:genre "History"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/576509522> ;
   schema:name "The story of maps."@en ;
   schema:productID "2571298" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/2571298#PublicationEvent/boston_little_brown_1949> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/135812436#Agent/little_brown> ; # Little, Brown
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/2571298> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/Boston> # Boston
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Boston" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/135812436#Topic/cartografia_historia> # Cartografia (Historia)
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Cartografia (Historia)"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85020520> # Cartography--History
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Cartography--History"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/848025> # Cartography
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Cartography"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/308756525> # Lessing J. Rosenwald Reference Collection (Library of Congress)
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "Lessing J. Rosenwald Reference Collection (Library of Congress)" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/49286479> # Lloyd Arnold Brown
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1907" ;
   schema:deathDate "1966" ;
   schema:familyName "Brown" ;
   schema:givenName "Lloyd Arnold" ;
   schema:givenName "Lloyd A." ;
   schema:name "Lloyd Arnold Brown" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/576509522>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   rdfs:label "Story of maps." ;
   schema:description "Online version:" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/2571298> ; # The story of maps.
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.