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The Resource Rhumb lines and map wars : a social history of the Mercator projection, Mark Monmonier, (electronic resource)

Rhumb lines and map wars : a social history of the Mercator projection, Mark Monmonier, (electronic resource)

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Rhumb lines and map wars : a social history of the Mercator projection
Title
Rhumb lines and map wars
Title remainder
a social history of the Mercator projection
Statement of responsibility
Mark Monmonier
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Language
eng
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Rhumb lines and map wars : a social history of the Mercator projection, Mark Monmonier, (electronic resource)
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Rhumb lines and map wars : a social history of the Mercator projection, Mark Monmonier, (electronic resource)
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 207-229) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Bearings straight? an introduction -- Early sailing charts -- Mercator's résumé -- Revealing replicas -- The Wright approach -- Travelers' aide -- Soldiering on -- On track -- Wall maps and worldviews -- Size matters -- Points of view
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Extent
xiv, 242 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Other physical details
ill., maps.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Specific material designation
remote

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