Mar 28 2017

Book Roundup for March 2017

published by Jonathan Crowe
in blog The Map Room
original entryBook Roundup for March 2017

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Out this month: the English translation of Andrea Carandini’s massive two-volume, 1300-page Atlas of Ancient Rome (Princeton University Press), which “provides a comprehensive archaeological survey of the city of Rome from prehistory to the early medieval period.” See the book’s website. [Amazon] Other books seeing publication this month: Picturing America: The Golden Age of Pictorial Maps by … Continue reading "Book Roundup for March 2017"