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The World through maps : a history of cartography

Author: John R Short
Publisher: Toronto : Firefly Books, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An illustrated history of maps and mapmaking, including reproductions of 200 antique maps.

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Genre/Form: Historia
Mapas
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John R Short
ISBN: 1552978117 9781552978115
OCLC Number: 962501563
Description: 224 p. : il, maps
Responsibility: John Rennie Short.

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This colorfully illustrated history shows how maps for cities, subways, weather, and even "moral statistics," such as crime and poverty have helped people navigate the Earth.--Josie Glausiusz and Read more...

 
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