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Trading territories : mapping the early modern world

Author: Jerry Brotton
Publisher: London : Reaktion Books, 1997.
Series: Picturing history.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Trading Territories is a beautifully illustrated book which offers a new account of the status of maps and geographical knowledge in the early modern world.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Brotton, Jerry.
Trading territories.
London : Reaktion Books, 1997
(OCoLC)38423029
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jerry Brotton
ISBN: 9781861894526 186189452X
OCLC Number: 465019994
Description: 1 online resource (208 pages) : illustrations (some color), maps (some color).
Contents: Acknowledgements; 1 Introduction; 2 An Empire Built on Water: The Cartography of the Early Portuguese Discoveries; 3 Disorienting the East: The Geography of the Ottoman Empire; 4 Cunning Cosmographers: Mapping the Moluccas; 5 Plotting and Projecting: The Geography of Mercator and Ortelius; 6 Conclusion; References; Bibliography; Index.
Series Title: Picturing history.
Responsibility: Jerry Brotton.

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In this generously illustrated book, Jerry Brotton documents the dramatic changes in the nature of geographical representation which took place during the sixteenth century, explaining how much they  Read more...

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"In this outstanding study of maps and mapping, Jerry Brotton reveals a dynamism in the transaction between East and West beyond anything we have previously appreciated."-Lisa Jardine, Queen Mary and Read more...

 
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