Exploring the WorldBook - 2015
300 stunning maps from all periods and from all around the world, exploring and revealing what maps tell us about history and ourselves. Selected by an international panel of cartographers, academics, map dealers and collectors, the maps represent over 5,000 years of cartographic innovation drawing on a range of cultures and traditions. Comprehensive in scope, this book features all types of map from navigation and surveys to astronomical maps, satellite and digital maps, as well as works of art inspired by cartography.
Publisher: London : Phaidon Press Limited, 2015
Branch Call Number: 526 M
Characteristics: 352 pages : color illustrations, maps ; 30 cm