A History of the World in Twelve MapsBook - 2012
Throughout history, maps have been fundamental in shaping our view of the world, and our place in it. But far from being purely scientific objects, world maps are unavoidably partial and subjective, intimately bound up with the systems of power, authority and creativity of particular times and places.
Publisher: London : Allen Lane, 2012
Description: xvii, 513 p.,  p. of plates : ill. (some col.), maps (some col.) ; 24 cm
Branch Call Number: 526.09 Bro