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The Resource Cartographies of travel and navigation, edited by James R. Akerman

Cartographies of travel and navigation, edited by James R. Akerman

Label
Cartographies of travel and navigation
Title
Cartographies of travel and navigation
Statement of responsibility
edited by James R. Akerman
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
IT-FiEUI
Dewey number
629.045
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Akerman, James R
Series statement
Kenneth Nebenzahl, Jr., lectures in the history of cartography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Maps
  • Navigation
  • Map reading
  • Navigation
  • Map reading
Label
Cartographies of travel and navigation, edited by James R. Akerman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 291-346) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • Introduction / James R. Akerman
  • Milieus of mobility : itineraries, route maps and road maps / Catherine Delano-Smith -- Surveying the seas : establishing the sea routes to the East Indies / Andrew S. Cook -- Mapping a transcontinental nation : nineteenth- and early twentieth-century American rail travel cartography / Jerry Musich -- Twentieth-century American road maps and the making of a national motorized space / James R. Akerman -- "Up in the air in more ways than one" : the emergence of aeronautical charts in the United States / Ralph E. Ehrenberg -- Maps on wheels : the evolution of automobile navigation / Robert L. French
Control code
FIEb13511361
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 372 pages, 7 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780226010748
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)62281612
Label
Cartographies of travel and navigation, edited by James R. Akerman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 291-346) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • Introduction / James R. Akerman
  • Milieus of mobility : itineraries, route maps and road maps / Catherine Delano-Smith -- Surveying the seas : establishing the sea routes to the East Indies / Andrew S. Cook -- Mapping a transcontinental nation : nineteenth- and early twentieth-century American rail travel cartography / Jerry Musich -- Twentieth-century American road maps and the making of a national motorized space / James R. Akerman -- "Up in the air in more ways than one" : the emergence of aeronautical charts in the United States / Ralph E. Ehrenberg -- Maps on wheels : the evolution of automobile navigation / Robert L. French
Control code
FIEb13511361
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 372 pages, 7 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780226010748
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)62281612

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