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Cartography, map-making & projections

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Cartography, map-making & projections

Paperback. The "Vinland Map" first surfaced on the antiquarian market in 1957 and the map's authenticity has been debated ever since in controversies ranging from the anomalous composition of the ink and the map's lack of provenance to historical and cartographical riddles. This book addresses the fuli range of this debate. Num Pages: 480 pages, 14 illustrations, 18 maps. BIC Classification: 1KB; RGS; RGV. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 5817 x 3887 x 28. Weight in Grams: 667.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Publisher
Stanford University Press United States
Number of pages
480
Condition
New
SKU
V9780804749633
ISBN
9780804749633

€ 32.99
€ 29.89

Hardcover. 300 stunning maps from all periods and from all around the world, exploring and revealing what maps tell us about history and ourselves. Num Pages: 352 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: HBTP1; RGV. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 301 x 262 x 38. Weight in Grams: 2472.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Phaidon Press
Condition
New
SKU
9780714869445
ISBN
9780714869445

€ 34.88

Hardcover. BIC Classification: HBW; JWF; RGV; WGG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). .
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Publisher
Osprey Publishing
Condition
New
SKU
9781472827869
ISBN
9781472827869

€ 35.00
€ 20.00

Hardcover. The astonishing story of the maps and atlases throughout history that got it completely wrong Num Pages: 256 pages, Full Colour Throughout. BIC Classification: HBG; RGV. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 205 x 257 x 29. Weight in Grams: 860.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Simon & Schuster UK
Condition
New
SKU
9781471159459
ISBN
9781471159459

€ 29.99
€ 18.42

Paperback. Disproving the theory that women can't read maps, this is the fascinating story of Phyllis Pearsall, the eccentric British artist who single-handedly mapped London's A-Z and created a publishing phenomenon. Num Pages: 352 pages, colour and b&w illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESL; BG; RGV. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 131 x 24. Weight in Grams: 260. Fine copy
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Publisher
Simon & Schuster UK
Condition
Used, Like New
SKU
KSS0001041
ISBN
9780743408769

€ 4.64

Paperback. Lavishly illustrated in colour, it tells the story of the mapping of urban Britain from the late middle ages until modern times. The text is accompanied by a comprehensive index of town maps which have been catalogued on an open-access electronic resource. Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBK; HBJD1; HBTP1; RGV. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 291 x 232 x 25. Weight in Grams: 1388. Fine copy in dustwrapper
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
The British Library Publishing Division
Condition
Used, Like New
SKU
KKD0009061
ISBN
9780712357296

€ 17.95

Paperback. The fascinating story of the creation of the Ordnance Survey map, told for the first time by a brilliant young historian. Num Pages: 432 pages, Illustrations (some col.), maps (some col.). BIC Classification: 1DBK; HBJD1; HBTP1; RGV. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 200 x 130 x 35. Weight in Grams: 364. Good copy with some minor shelf wear
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Granta Books
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KKD0009118
ISBN
9781847082541

€ 17.95

Paperback. This is the first scholarly edited collection devoted to the work of the Anglo-Irish writer and cartographer Tim Robinson Editor(s): Gladwin, Derek; Cusick, Christine. Num Pages: 280 pages, Halftones, black & white. BIC Classification: 1DBR; HBJD1; RGV. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 158 x 234 x 28. Weight in Grams: 460.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Manchester University Press
Condition
New
SKU
9780719099472
ISBN
9780719099472

€ 23.99
€ 17.47

Paperback. This volume is designed to assist anyone with the mathematics involved in map making. It starts from an elementary standpoint and progresses to give the student a sufficient level of understanding to cope with most topics encountered by the map maker, including those of elementary surveying. Num Pages: 384 pages, illustrations, glossary. BIC Classification: PDE; RGV; TBJ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 232 x 158 x 24. Weight in Grams: 716.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Publisher
Whittles Publishing
Condition
New
SKU
KTG0021638
ISBN
9781870325998

€ 18.95

Hardcover. Henry Finnis Blosse Lynch was born into a prominent Irish family of explorers, travellers and businessmen. Num Pages: 496 pages, 56 and 48pp bw plates. BIC Classification: 1DV; RGV. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 234 x 156. Weight in Grams: 1361.
Publisher
I.B.Tauris & Co Ltd. United Kingdom
Number of pages
496
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2018
Edition
Sew
Condition
New
SKU
V9781784531072
ISBN
9781784531072

€ 345.51

Hardcover. Editor(s): Kent, Alexander; Vujakovic, Peter. Num Pages: 576 pages, 200 black & white illustrations, 100 black & white halftones, 100 black & white line draw. BIC Classification: RGV. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 246 x 174. .
Publisher
Routledge
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781138831025
ISBN
9781138831025

€ 298.83

Hardcover. Presents an examination of the use of maps for wayfinding. This book considers maps whose makers employed the smallest of scales to envision the broadest of human stages. It looks at maps that are at the opposite end of the scale from cosmological and world maps. It shows ways in which certain maps can be linked to particular events in history. Editor(s): Akerman, James R.; Karrow, Robert W. Num Pages: 336 pages, 198 colour plates. BIC Classification: AGC; HBT; RGS; RGV. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 284 x 222 x 33. Weight in Grams: 1912.
Publisher
The University of Chicago Press United States
Number of pages
336
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9780226010755
ISBN
9780226010755

€ 77.84

Hardcover. With a collection of 64 maps and infographics, this book includes the Map of Stereotypes Maps of Internet, YouTube and Gaming Maps of Literature, Music and Sport. Illustrator(s): Vargic, Martin. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: RGV; WH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (J) Children / Juvenile. Dimension: 264 x 314 x 26. Weight in Grams: 1464.
Publisher
Michael Joseph Ltd
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9780718181147
ISBN
9780718181147

€ 38.99
€ 26.20

Paperback. Num Pages: 304 pages, 241 colour illustrations, 140 colour illustrations, 101 colour line drawings. BIC Classification: AK; AMV; AMVD; RGC; RGV; UG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 276 x 219. .
Publisher
Routledge
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781138958357
ISBN
9781138958357

€ 63.39

Paperback. This work traces the adventures, discoveries and feats of technical ingenuity by which mapmakers, over the centuries, have succeeded in charting first the surface of the globe, then the earth's interior and the ocean floors, and finally the moon and the planets of our solar system. Num Pages: 528 pages, b&w illustrations. BIC Classification: HBT; RGV. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 233 x 153 x 39. Weight in Grams: 678.
Publisher
Pimlico
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Edition
New Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780712668125
ISBN
9780712668125

€ 26.99
€ 18.52

Paperback. Num Pages: 293 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: RGC; RGV; RGW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 180 x 254 x 18. Weight in Grams: 814.
Publisher
The Guilford Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
3rd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781462509980
ISBN
9781462509980

€ 55.78

Hardcover. Series: Inside Technology. Num Pages: 320 pages, 4 color illus., 27 b&w illus. BIC Classification: HBJF1; RGS; RGV. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 229 x 152. .
Publisher
The MIT Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9780262036153
ISBN
9780262036153

€ 38.99
€ 29.75

Hardcover. Drawing on 700 years' worth of maps from the National Archives, this stunning and fascinating collection is not just about the history of the maps, but is also an insight into the places whether cities, countries or the whole world and the social history of the time that the mapmakers captured." Num Pages: 256 pages, 120 maps, More than 100 historical maps and colour images throughout. BIC Classification: HBG; HBTP1; RGV. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 286 x 288 x 22. Weight in Grams: 1708. Very good copy.I
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Thomas Reed
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
SKU
KEX0303758
ISBN
9781408189672

€ 45.00

Hardcover. Mapping the Holy Land provides a unique study of the cartography of the Holy Land during the formative period of its development. Series: Historical Geography. Num Pages: 256 pages, 24 black and white maps, 10 colour maps. BIC Classification: 1FBP; HBJF1; RGV. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 256 x 189 x 25. .
Publisher
I.B. Tauris
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781784534547
ISBN
9781784534547

€ 99.45

Paperback. A study of sea monsters on medieval and Renaissance maps. Num Pages: 128 pages, 115 colour. BIC Classification: HBTP; JFHF; RGV; WTRM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 222 x 239 x 13. Weight in Grams: 660.
Publisher
British Library
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780712357715
ISBN
9780712357715

€ 19.99
€ 15.60

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