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The Resource Atlas of exploration, cartography by Philip's ; foreword by John Hemming

Atlas of exploration, cartography by Philip's ; foreword by John Hemming

Label
Atlas of exploration
Title
Atlas of exploration
Statement of responsibility
cartography by Philip's ; foreword by John Hemming
Title variation
Oxford atlas of exploration
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
With a vivid and informative text, supported by nearly 100 specially drawn maps and 300 photographs and illustrations, this 2nd edition of "The Atlas of Exploration" traces these journeys of discovery from the earliest recorded trips, ranging from the time of the Phoenicians' voyages in the North Atlantic through the launch of the first Pluto explorer. The Second Edition also contains new biographical details on many great explorers, geographers, and cartographers, plus a revised time chart which summarizes the history of exploration over 5000 years
Cataloging source
DLC
Characteristic
atlas
Dewey number
911
Index
index present
LC call number
G1036.S12
LC item number
G4 2008
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George Philip & Son
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1935-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hemming, John
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  • shading
  • gradient and bathymetric tints
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Explorers
  • Discoveries in geography
  • Voyages and travels
  • Atlases
Label
Atlas of exploration, cartography by Philip's ; foreword by John Hemming
Instantiates
Publication
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  • Relief shown by shading and gradient tints
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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  • a
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Color
multicolored
Content category
cartographic image
Content type code
  • cri
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Early exploration / Mark Greengrass -- Asia / David Mountfield -- Africa / Dorothy Middleton -- Central and South America / Sir John Ure -- North America / Selma Huxley Barkham, Alan G. Macpherson, James Steele -- The Pacific, Australia, and New Zealand / David Mountfield -- The Arctic / Anita McConnell -- The Antarctic / Ann Savours -- Oceanography / Anita McConnell -- Exploration today / Shane Winser, Tim Furniss -- Biographical details
Dimensions
32 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 atlas (256 p.)
Isbn
9780195343182
Lccn
2008626565
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps (chiefly col. )
Physical medium
paper
Positive negative aspect
not applicable
Production reproduction details
other
Specific material designation
atlas
System control number
  • ocn229908734
  • (OCoLC)229908734
Type of reproduction
not applicable
Label
Atlas of exploration, cartography by Philip's ; foreword by John Hemming
Publication
Note
  • Relief shown by shading and gradient tints
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/cartographicMathematicalDataScaleStatement
  • a
  • Scales differ.
Color
multicolored
Content category
cartographic image
Content type code
  • cri
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Early exploration / Mark Greengrass -- Asia / David Mountfield -- Africa / Dorothy Middleton -- Central and South America / Sir John Ure -- North America / Selma Huxley Barkham, Alan G. Macpherson, James Steele -- The Pacific, Australia, and New Zealand / David Mountfield -- The Arctic / Anita McConnell -- The Antarctic / Ann Savours -- Oceanography / Anita McConnell -- Exploration today / Shane Winser, Tim Furniss -- Biographical details
Dimensions
32 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 atlas (256 p.)
Isbn
9780195343182
Lccn
2008626565
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps (chiefly col. )
Physical medium
paper
Positive negative aspect
not applicable
Production reproduction details
other
Specific material designation
atlas
System control number
  • ocn229908734
  • (OCoLC)229908734
Type of reproduction
not applicable

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