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2 edition of Maps for America found in the catalog.

Maps for America

Morris Mordecai Thompson

Maps for America

cartographic products of the U.S. Geological Survey and others

by Morris Mordecai Thompson

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Published by U.S. Department of the Interior, Geological Survey in Reston, Va .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Geological Survey (U.S.),
  • Cartography -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMorris M. Thompson.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 265 p. :
    Number of Pages265
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23256571M

    A "carto-coded" America--a nation in which maps are pervasive and meaningful--had to be created. The Social Life of Maps tracks American cartography's spectacular rise to its unprecedented cultural influence. Between and , maps did more than communicate geographic information and political : Martin Brückner.


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