Map - Exploring The World

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Map: Exploring the World brings together more than 300 fascinating maps from the birth of cartography to cutting-edge digital maps of the twenty-fist century. The book's unique arrangement, with the maps organized in complimentary or contrasting pairs, reveals how the history of our attempts to make flat representations of the world has been full of beauty, ingenuity and innovation.Selected by an international panel of curators, academics and collectors, the maps reflect the many reasons people make maps, such as to find their way, to assert ownership, to record human activity, to establish control, to encourage settlement, to plan military campaigns or to show political power. The selection includes the greatest names in cartography, such as James Cook, Gerard Mercator, Matthew Fontaine Maury and Phyllis Pearsall, as well as maps from indigenous cultures around the world, rarely seen maps from lesser'known cartographers, and maps of outstanding beauty and surprising individuality from the current generation of map makers.

Enter zip code for a better delivery estimate. Personalization of item is included in delivery estimate. Porovnání cen map exploring the world, srovnání cen map exploring the world na portálu 300 stunning maps from all periods and from all around the world, exploring and revealing what maps tell us about history and ourselves.

I don't utilize the Map module with all of my photography, but I'm grateful it is there when I have a project that is a good fit. There's a sweet little river that passes near my home on its way to the sea. Map: Exploring the World brings collectively greater than 300 fascinating maps from the beginning of cartography to cutting-edge digital maps of the twenty-fist century.