Maps and History: Constructing Images of the Past

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Historical atlases offer an understanding of the past that is invaluable to historians, not only because they convey a previous age's sense of space and distance but also because they reveal what historians and educators thought important to include or omit. This book - the first comprehensive and wide-ranging account of the historical atlas - explores the role, development and nature of this important reference tool and discusses its impact on the presentation of the past. 'This book is more than an excellent guide to the ...

Maps and History: Constructing Images of the Past 2000, Yale University Press, New Haven, CT

ISBN-13: 9780300086935

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Maps and History: Constructing Images of the Past 1997, Yale University Press, New Haven, CT

ISBN-13: 9780300069761

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