Cartography in Antiquity and the Middle Ages: Fresh Perspectives, New Methods (Technology and Change in History)

Cartography in Antiquity and the Middle Ages: Fresh Perspectives, New Methods (Technology and Change in History)


In scope, this e-book fits "The heritage of Cartography," vol. 1 (1987) edited through Brian Harley and David Woodward. Now, 20 years after the looks of that seminal paintings, classicists and medievalists from Europe and North the US spotlight, distill and think of the remarkably effective growth made for the reason that in lots of diversified components of the examine of maps. The interplay among specialists on antiquity and at the center a long time obvious within the 13 contributions deals a consultant to the longer term and illustrates shut relationships within the evolving perform of cartography over the 1st millennium and a half the Christian period. participants are Emily Albu, Raymond Clemens, Lucy Donkin, Evelyn Edson, Tom Elliott, Patrick Gauthier Dalche, Benjamin Kedar, Maja Kominko, Natalia Lozovsky, Yossef Rapoport, Emilie Savage-Smith, Camille Serchuk, Richard Talbert, and Jennifer Trimble."

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