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Many carto-bibliographical books have been made to present the
mapping history of a country or province, and innumerable
illustrated books have been published dealing with every aspect of
All have one in common, as soon as such
a book is published, its content is already
After publication the author is getting numerous
reactions, additional information and often unknown variants are
turning up. Ironically the author can only update his publication
when a re-print is
MapHist.com Article Manager makes it easy for non-technical users to update
and manage editorials on antique maps.
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Dictionary of Mapmakers
A illustrated list of persons who
published or produced maps from the earliest time to
The list is updated, adjusted and improved on a
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Glossary of terms .
What is a "title cartouche"
or "compass-rose"? The answers are to be found in our
Glossary of terms for Historical Maps.
is updated, adjusted and improved on a daily base.
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