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(History, Cartography): Geography and Enlightenment

by Livingstone, David N. and Withers, Charles W.J. (editors)

Condition: As New/No Jacket

Chicago: Univ. of Chicago Press, 1999. New copy, dark blue cloth with gilt-lettered spine. viii, 455 pp. The 14 papers in this volume were taken from a conference of the same title,held in July 1996 at the University of Edinburgh's Instute of Advanced Studies in the Humanities. Each chapter has its own references, along with the cummulative index at the end of the book. Contributors included geographers, science historians, social anthropologists, and general historians. The book deals with both the geography of the Enlightenment, and the way this knowledge was rooted in the intellectual activities of the times.. First Edition. Cloth. As New/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
  • Bookseller: The Prime Meridian: Antique Maps & Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 3615
  • Title: (History, Cartography): Geography and Enlightenment
  • Author: Livingstone, David N. and Withers, Charles W.J. (editors)
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: As New
  • Jacket condition: No Jacket
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Univ. of Chicago Press
  • Place: Chicago
  • Date published: 1999
  • Keywords: History, Geography, Cartography, Maps, Enlightenment, Europe
  • Bookseller catalogs: K. Reference Books;

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