Mapping the WorldBook - 2006
After an historical introduction, which includes biographies of the world's most important cartographers and a glossary of terms, four chronological chapters cover the period up to the end of the sixteenth century--the bulk of the book--the seventeenth, eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. Contains 200 illustrations.
Publisher: Edison, N.J. : Chartwell Books, c2006
Characteristics: 256 p. : ill. (some col.), maps (some col.) ; 30 x 43 cm