Apr 21 2017

Burmese Maps at Cambridge

published by Jonathan Crowe
in blog The Map Room
original entryBurmese Maps at Cambridge

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Natasha Pairaudeau: “Imagine maps as big as bedsheets, and then imagine the sheets big enough for beds made wide enough to sleep extended families. Only such a double stretch of the imagination can provide the scale of the three Burmese maps in the University Library’s collection, which have recently been made available online in digital format.” … Continue reading "Burmese Maps at Cambridge"