A History Of The World In Twelve Maps

Author: Jerry Brotton
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 1846145708
Size: 73.71 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.

A History Of The World In 12 Maps

Author: Jerry Brotton
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101637994
Size: 47.20 MB
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In this scintillating book, Jerry Brotton examines the significance of 12 maps - from the almost mystical representations of ancient history to the satellite-derived imagery of today.

Author: Jared M. Diamond
Publisher:
ISBN: 9789747799149
Size: 58.80 MB
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ISBN: 9789749601754
Size: 59.25 MB
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A History Of The World In 100 Objects

Author: Neil MacGregor
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141966831
Size: 36.95 MB
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This book takes a dramatically original approach to the history of humanity, using objects which previous civilisations have left behind them, often accidentally, as prisms through which we can explore past worlds and the lives of the men ...

Mapping The World

Author: Ralph E. Ehrenberg
Publisher: Natl Geographic Society
ISBN:
Size: 20.72 MB
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With more than one hundred maps and other illustrations and an introduction and commentary by Ralph E. Ehrenberg, former Chief of the Geography and Map Division of the Library of Congress, this book tells a fascinating story of geographic ...

Map Worlds

Author: Will C. van den Hoonaard
Publisher: Wilfrid Laurier Univ. Press
ISBN: 1554589339
Size: 36.64 MB
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Map Worlds plots a journey of discovery through the world of women map-makers from the golden age of cartography in the sixteenth-century Low Countries to tactile maps in contemporary Brazil.

A History Of Spaces

Author: John Pickles
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135104913
Size: 68.62 MB
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This book provides an essential insight into the practices and ideas of maps and map-making.

A History Of The World In 6 Glasses

Author: Tom Standage
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
ISBN: 9780802718594
Size: 29.32 MB
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A History of the World in 6 Glasses tells the story of humanity from the Stone Age to the 21st century through the lens of beer, wine, spirits, coffee, tea, and cola.

Europe

Author: Norman Davies
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ISBN: 9780198201717
Size: 43.58 MB
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From the Ice Age to the Cold War and beyond, from Reykjavik to Riga, from Archimedes to Einstein, Alexander to Yeltsin, here between the covers of a single volume Norman Davies tells the story of Europe, East and West, from prehistory to ...