Apr 12 2017

William Rankin Profiled

published by Jonathan Crowe
in blog The Map Room
original entryWilliam Rankin Profiled

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Over at the Toynbee Prize Foundation’s Global History Forum, Timothy Nunan has a long article about Yale history of science professor William Rankin, author of last year’s After the Map: Cartography, Navigation, and the Transformation of Territory in the Twentieth Century (book website, publisher, Amazon, iBooks) and the themes—the shifting relationship between map and territory, for example—addressed by that … Continue reading "William Rankin Profiled"