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This handy sourcebook expands, updates, and replaces a similar publication by the Library of Congress in 1985.About the Author:
Gregory C. McIntosh is an historian of cartography, particularly the early sixteenth century exploration and mapping of the New World. He has published papers on the topic in several international journals and presented papers before many regional and international conferences. He is an authority on the Piri Reis Map of 1513, and his book on that map is forthcoming from the University of Georgia Press.
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Book Description Plus Ultra Pub Co, 1998. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0966746201
Book Description Plus Ultra Pub Co, 1998. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # SONG0966746201
Book Description Plus Ultra Pub Co, 1998. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110966746201