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Posts under tag: history of cartography

A Book Roundup

Dec 19 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  antique maps art books cartography cities


Horror Vacui: The Fear of Blank Spaces

Nov 21 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  antique maps cartouches history of cartography horror vacui sea monsters


Robert G. Bartholomew, 1927-2017

Oct 23 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  bartholomew history of cartography industry obituaries times atlases


Ancient Maps and the Ancient Psyche

Oct 17 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  1000s antique maps arabic cartography bodleian history of cartography


An Austro-Hungarian Mapmaking Guide

Oct 04 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  1800s austria-hungary cartography history of cartography military cartography


Barry Lawrence Ruderman Conference on Cartography

Aug 29 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  antique maps conferences history of cartography


Women and Cartography in the Progressive Era

Aug 28 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  books cartography history of cartography women


A Brief History of Maps

Aug 27 2017 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  history history of cartography navigation


Miscellaneous Globes

Dec 13 2016 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  antique maps coronelli education globemaking globes


Cartography at the CIA

Nov 16 2016 [Archived Version] □ Published at The Map Room under tags  arthur robinson cartography cia history of cartography intelligence



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