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Marco Polo Map Netherlands
Language: en
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Authors: Marco Polo Travel Publishing
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Type: BOOK - Published: 2020 - Publisher:

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Mapping Our World
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Peter Barber
Categories: Reference
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-11-01 - Publisher: National Library of Australia

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The cover image, World Map by Fra Mauro c. 1450, is one of the most important and famous maps of all time. This monumental map of the world was created by the m
Waves of Prosperity
Language: en
Pages: 448
Authors: Greg Clydesdale
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-09-16 - Publisher: Hachette UK

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When the Venetian merchant, Marco Polo, first arrived in Dynastic China he was faced with a society far advanced of anything he had encountered in Europe. The p
The Map Thief
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Michael Blanding
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-05-29 - Publisher: Penguin

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The story of an infamous crime, a revered map dealer with an unsavory secret, and the ruthless subculture that consumed him Maps have long exerted a special fas
The Thailand-Burma Railway, 1942-1946: Documents, post-war accounts, maps, and photographs
Language: en
Pages: 305
Authors: Paul H. Kratoska
Categories: World War, 1939-1945
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: Taylor & Francis

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Piri Reis Map of 1513
Language: en
Pages: 232
Authors: Gregory C. McIntosh
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-03-15 - Publisher: University of Georgia Press

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One of the most beautiful maps to survive the Great Age of Discoveries, the 1513 world map drawn by Ottoman admiral Piri Reis is also one of the most mysterious
Trading Companies and Travel Knowledge in the Early Modern World
Language: en
Pages: 326
Authors: Aske Laursen Brock
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-10-29 - Publisher: Routledge

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Trading Companies and Travel Knowledge in the Early Modern World explores the links between trade, empire, exploration, and global information trans>fer during
Quarterly literary advertiser
Language: en
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Type: BOOK - Published: 1878 - Publisher:

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Shedding the Veil
Language: en
Pages: 220
Authors: Thomas Suárez
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1992-03-31 - Publisher: World Scientific

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Shedding the Veil is a highly original overview of Europe's exploration and discovery beyond her own confines. It tackles the subject via an analysis of maps da
Ships on Maps
Language: en
Pages: 233
Authors: Richard W. Unger
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-08-04 - Publisher: Springer

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Renaissance map-makers produced ever more accurate descriptions of geography, which were also beautiful works of art. They filled the oceans Europeans were expl