The Map Book

by Peter Barber

Hardcover, 360 pages, St Martins Pr, List Price: $47.50 | purchase

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The Map Book
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Chronicles the historical development of maps and mapping from the Bronze Age to the present, collecting some 175 maps spanning ten millennia that represent the progress of civilization and technology, from military plans that depict enemy positions, to the famed London Underground layout, to the digitally enhanced renderings of today.

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