On The Map

On the Map
Publisher Avery
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Total Pages 464
ISBN 9781592407804
Rating 3.5/5 from 37 reviews
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Examines the pivotal relationship between mapping and civilization, demonstrating the unique ways that maps relate and realign history, and shares engaging cartography stories and map lore.

On the Map
  • Author : Simon Garfield
  • Publisher : Avery
  • Release Date : 2013

Examines the pivotal relationship between mapping and civilization, demonstrating the unique ways that maps relate and realign history, and shares engaging cartography stories and map lore.

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Me on the Map
  • Author : Joan Sweeney
  • Publisher : Knopf Books for Young Readers
  • Release Date : 2018-09-18

Maps can show you where you are anywhere in the world! A beloved bestseller that helps children discover their place on the planet, now refreshed with new art from Qin Leng. Where are you? Where is your room? Where is your home? Where is your town? This playful introduction to

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On The Map
  • Author : Simon Garfield
  • Publisher : Profile Books
  • Release Date : 2012-10-04

Maps fascinate us. They chart our understanding of the world and they log our progress, but above all they tell our stories. From the early sketches of philosophers and explorers through to Google Maps and beyond, Simon Garfield examines how maps both relate and realign our history. With a historical

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Blank Spots on the Map
  • Author : Trevor Paglen
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2009-02-05

Welcome to a top-level clearance world that doesn't exist...Now with updated material for the paperback edition. This is the adventurous, insightful, and often chilling story of a road trip through a shadow nation of state secrets, clandestine military bases, black sites, hidden laboratories, and top-secret agencies that make up

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Follow that Map
  • Author : Scot Ritchie
  • Publisher : Kids Can Press Ltd
  • Release Date : 2009

Explains and demonstrates key mapping concepts, discussing the use of symbols, legends, a compass, scale, landmarks, and gridlines, along with instructions for making a map of a bedroom.

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No Longer on the Map
  • Author : Raymond H. Ramsay
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1973-07

Read online No Longer on the Map written by Raymond H. Ramsay, published by which was released on 1973-07. Download full No Longer on the Map Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle.

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Just My Type
  • Author : Simon Garfield
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2011-09-01

A hugely entertaining and revealing guide to the history of type that asks, What does your favorite font say about you? Fonts surround us every day, on street signs and buildings, on movie posters and books, and on just about every product we buy. But where do fonts come from,

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There s a Map on My Lap
  • Author : Tish Rabe
  • Publisher : Random House Books for Young Readers
  • Release Date : 2019-06-18

The Cat in the Hat introduces beginning readers to maps–the different kinds (city, state, world, topographic, temperature, terrain, etc.); their formats (flat, globe, atlas, puzzle); the tools we use to read them (symbols, scales, grids, compasses); and funny facts about the places they show us (“Michigan looks like a

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Blank on the Map
  • Author : Eric Shipton
  • Publisher : Vertebrate Publishing
  • Release Date : 2014-12-17

'As I studied the maps, one thing about them captured my imagination ... Across this blank space was written one challenging word, "Unexplored"' In 1937 two of the twentieth century's greatest explorers set off to explore an unknown area of the Himalaya, the breath-taking Shaksgam mountains. With a team of surveyors

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Words on the Map
  • Author : Isaac Asimov
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Release Date : 1962

An introduction to 1,500 place names & how they originated.

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The ArcGIS Book
  • Author : Christian Harder,Clint Brown
  • Publisher : ESRI Press
  • Release Date : 2017

This is a hands-on book about ArcGIS that you work with as much as read. By the end, using Learn ArcGIS lessons, you'll be able to say you made a story map, conducted geographic analysis, edited geographic data, worked in a 3D web scene, built a 3D model of Venice,

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Museums on the Map  1995 2012
  • Author : Guido Guerzoni
  • Publisher : Allemandi
  • Release Date : 2014

Read online Museums on the Map 1995 2012 written by Guido Guerzoni, published by Allemandi which was released on 2014. Download full Museums on the Map 1995 2012 Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle.

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Magic on the Map  2  The Show Must Go On
  • Author : Courtney Sheinmel,Bianca Turetsky
  • Publisher : Random House Books for Young Readers
  • Release Date : 2019-05-07

Travel around the United States of America with twins Finn and Molly in this new chapter book series that highlights a different state in each book! Magic and mystery from sea to shining sea! Say hello to the Big Apple! PET, the magical camper, has surprised Finn and Molly Parker

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Magic on the Map  4  Escape From Camp California
  • Author : Courtney Sheinmel,Bianca Turetsky
  • Publisher : Random House Books for Young Readers
  • Release Date : 2020-06-30

Travel around the United States of America with twins Finn and Molly in this new chapter book series that highlights a different state in each book! This time, they're in California! Magic and mystery from sea to shining sea! Finn and Molly are magically transported to San Francisco, California, where

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Disease Maps
  • Author : Tom Koch
  • Publisher : University of Chicago Press
  • Release Date : 2011-06-30

The chapters in this book cover yellow fever, diseases in cities, John Snow's cholera, mapping symptoms, 'Asiatic Cholera', cancer as cholera, and much, much more.

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