Cartography, map-making & projections

    Art of Cartographics

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    Cartographics is a stunning collection of maps designed in a unique way. Featuring geographical maps, fictional maps and fresh and innovative approaches to cultural, economic and political maps, it takes the reader on a journey across the globe.

    Renaissance Ethnography and the Invention of the Human

    By Surekha Davies

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    Surekha Davies examines how Renaissance illustrated maps shaped ideas about peoples of the Americas, revealing how mapmakers devised detailed images and descriptions that placed peoples within a hierarchy of civility and savagery. Davies shows how ideas about monstrosity were crucial for early modern ethnology and, consequently, for colonial expansion.

    Phantom Atlas

    By Edward Brooke-Hitching

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    The astonishing story of the maps and atlases throughout history that got it completely wrong

    Art and Optics in the Hereford Map: An English Mappa Mundi, c. 1300

    By Marcia Kupfer

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    "Published for the Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art, by Yale University Press, New Haven and London."

    Blaeu. Atlas Maior

    By Joan Blaeu

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    Superlatives flounder in the face of Joan Blaeu's Atlas Maior, one of the most extravagant feats in the history of mapmaking. This stunning edition is based on the Austrian National Library's complete colored and gold-heightened copy and reprints its 594 maps covering all then-known continents to the highest reproduction standard,...

    Curious Map Book

    By Ashley Baynton-Williams

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    An expert cartographic researcher uncovers 100 curious, entertaining maps, drawn mainly from the unrivalled map collection in the British Library.

    Vargic's Miscellany of Curious Maps

    By Martin Vargic

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    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.


    By Phaidon Editors

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    300 stunning maps from all periods and from all around the world, exploring and revealing what maps tell us about history and ourselves.

    Principles of Geographical Information Systems

    By P.A. Burrough

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    Principles of Geographical Information Systems provides a thorough, broad-ranging account of the theory and practice of GIS. It explains why spatial data and the information systems based on them are so important in the modern world for solving a range of practical problems.

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