ISBN 9781409345718,Great Maps

Great Maps

Author:

Jerry Brotton

Publisher:

Penguin Books

Rs1399

Publisher

Penguin Books

Publication Year 2014
ISBN-13

ISBN 9781409345718

ISBN-10 1409345718
Binding

Hardback

Number of Pages 256 Pages
Subject

Historical maps & atlases

Why do we put north at the top of maps? Which maps show us the way to Heaven, and which show the \"land of no sunshine\" or the land of \"people with no bowels\"? This book looks at the history of maps, from ancient maps such as medieval mappae mundi to Google Earth.

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