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Author Jonathan Crowe
Stats Has published 614 posts about or related to GIS

Satnavs and ‘Switching Off’ the Brain

Mar 30 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  cognitive mapping gps


Appraising the Eagle Map

Mar 30 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  1800s antique maps appraisals collecting usa


The Peters Map Is Fighting the Last War

Mar 28 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  cartography education gall-peters projection map projections mercator


Book Roundup for March 2017

Mar 28 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  ancient rome art books cartography history


Restored Chimney Map Goes on Display

Mar 28 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  1600s antique maps conservation exhibitions libraries


Map Exhibitions Around the World

Mar 28 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  amsterdam antique maps exhibitions joan blaeu maine


The Peters Projection Comes to Boston’s Public Schools

Mar 20 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  cartography education gall-peters projection map projections peters projection


Fantasy RPG Mapmakers

Mar 20 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  d fantasy maps games role-playing games


Regions and Seasons

Mar 20 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  antique maps bpl exhibitions libraries weather and climate


Mapping Fossil Sites

Mar 20 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  fossils geology paleontology


Eleanor Lutz’s Goddesses of Venus

Mar 09 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  astronomy toponyms venus


Mapping Bomb Threats Against Jewish Organizations

Mar 08 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  antisemitism crime usa


Rodney W. Shirley

Mar 08 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  antique maps obituaries


A ‘Serio-Comic Map’ for the Modern Age

Mar 08 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  art caricature maps cartoons


The Omitted Island

Mar 08 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  canada map errors pei


John Blake’s Sea Chart Books

Mar 01 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  antique maps books nautical


Cartographers’ Stories

Mar 01 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  cartography mapping the personal


Computer Keyboard as Transit Map

Mar 01 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  keyboards memorabilia transit


OSM Then and Now

Mar 01 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  openstreetmap web mapping


Manitoba: 100,000 Lakes, 90,000 Still to Be Named

Feb 27 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  manitoba toponyms



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