Author: Edward Augustus Freeman
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Rethinking The Power Of Maps

Author: Denis Wood
Publisher: Guilford Press
ISBN: 1593853661
Size: 30.57 MB
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A contemporary follow-up to the groundbreaking Power of Maps, this book takes a fresh look at what maps do, whose interests they serve, and how they can be used in surprising, creative, and radical ways.


Author: James R. Akerman
ISBN: 9780226010755
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Introducing readers to a wide range of maps from different time periods and a variety of cultures, this book confirms the vital roles of maps throughout history in commerce, art, literature, and national identity.

Maps Of The Imagination

Author: Peter Turchi
Publisher: Trinity University Press
ISBN: 1595340947
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In Maps of the Imagination, Peter Turchi posits the idea that maps help people understand where they are in the world in the same way that literature, whether realistic or experimental, attempts to explain human realities.

A History Of The World In Twelve Maps

Author: Jerry Brotton
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 1846145708
Size: 71.30 MB
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Jerry Brotton is the presenter of the acclaimed BBC4 series 'Maps: Power, Plunder and Possession'. Here he tells the story of our world through maps.

Learning And Teaching With Maps

Author: Patrick Wiegand
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 9780415312097
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Examines how children read, comprehend, and interpret maps, and explores ways that teaching with maps can be more effective.

Maps And Civilization

Author: Norman J. W. Thrower
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 9780226799759
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The third edition of Maps and Civilization incorporates numerous revisions, features new material throughout the book, and includes a new alphabetized bibliography.

Geological Structures And Maps

Author: Richard J. Lisle
Publisher: Butterworth-Heinemann
ISBN: 9780750657808
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1.1 What are geological maps? A geological map shows the distribution of
various types of bedrock in an area. It usually consists of a topographic map (a
map giving information about the form of the earth's surface) which is shaded or
coloured to show where different rock units occur at or just below the ground
surface. Figure 1.] shows a geological map of an area in the Cotswolds (English
Midlands). It tells us for instance that clays form the bedrock at Childswickham
and Broadway ...