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3 edition of Mapping the world found in the catalog.

Mapping the world

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Published by F. Watts in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Maps,
  • Cartography,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • History

  • About the Edition

    Discusses the history of map making and how exploration and new technologies led to better and more detailed map making.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 55-56) and index.

    StatementWalter Oleksy
    SeriesWatts library
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGA105.6 .O377 2002
    The Physical Object
    Pagination63 p. :
    Number of Pages63
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24952103M
    ISBN 100531120295
    ISBN 109780531120293
    LC Control Number2001017562
    OCLC/WorldCa45873654

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