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Map exploring the world

Map exploring the world

Esplora mondo | exploring the world

A fascinating look at how humans have mapped the earth throughout history, now in a new compact version Map: Exploring the World brings together over 250 fascinating examples of maps from the dawn of cartography to today’s cutting-edge digital maps, reflecting the many reasons people create maps – to find their way, claim control, promote settlement, or demonstrate political power. It includes maps by the greatest names in cartography and lesser-known creators, as well as unique maps from indigenous cultures around the world, all carefully selected by an international panel of experts and designed to illustrate thought-provoking parallels and similarities.
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Maps: exploring the world by phaidon editors — book review

Map: Exploring the World brings together over 250 fascinating examples of maps from the dawn of cartography to today’s cutting-edge digital maps, reflecting the many reasons people create maps – to find their way, claim control, promote settlement, or demonstrate political power. It includes maps by the greatest names in cartography and lesser-known creators, as well as unique maps from indigenous cultures around the world, all carefully selected by an international panel of experts and designed to illustrate thought-provoking parallels and similarities.

Dawn of the dark age: exploring the world map

Map: Exploring the World brings together over 250 fascinating examples of maps from the dawn of cartography to today’s cutting-edge digital maps, reflecting the many reasons people create maps – to find their way, claim control, promote settlement, or demonstrate political power.
It includes maps by the greatest names in cartography and lesser-known creators, as well as unique maps from indigenous cultures around the world, all carefully selected by an international panel of experts and designed to illustrate thought-provoking parallels and similarities.
Introduction by John W. Hessler, a Library of Congress Specialist in Computational Geography and Geographic Information Science. He is the author of over 100 books and essays and is a Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society in London.

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