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Liebenberg, Elri

History of Cartography

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Table of contents

Part I. Early Explorative Cartography

1. Ferdinand Konšćak – Cartographer of the Compañia de Jesús and his Maps of Baja California
Mirela Slukan Altić

2. The Caribbean Cartography of Samuel Fahlberg
Dennis Reinhartz

Part II. United States in the Nineteenth Century

3. Thematic Cartography and Federal Science in Antebellum America
Susan Schulten

4.
“An approximation to a bird’s eye view, and is intelligible to every eye […]”. Friedrich Wilhelm von Egloffstein, the Exploration of the American West, and Its First Relief Shaded Maps
Imre Josef Demhardt

5. Mapping Nationalism: A German Map of German Settlements in the United States of the 1890s
Paul Rutschmann

Part III. The United States Geological Survey

6. The Technology War, the Magical Aeroplane, and the Shift to Photogrammetry in American Public-Sector Mapmaking
Patrick McHaffie

7. The Digital Transition in Cartography: USGS Data Innovations, 1970s
E. Lynn Usery

8. The Use of U.S. Geological Survey Digital Geospatial Data Products for Science Research
Dalia Varanka, Carol Deering, Holly Caro

Part IV. New Mexico

9. Colonizing Chaco Canyon: Mapping Antiquity in the US Southwest
Berenika Byszewski

10. Bounding a Sacred Space: Mapping the Mt. Taylor Traditional Cultural Property
Peggy L. Allison

Part V. Brazilian Cartography

11. The Cartography of the Brazilian Empire
Paulo Márcio Leal Menezes, Alan José Salomão Graça

12. Cartographic Rumors, Brazilian Nationalism, and the Mapping of the Amazon Valley
Jörn Seemann

13. Theoretical Frameworks for the Study of Journalistic Maps: South American Borders in the Brazilian Press
André Reyes Novaes

Part VI. Southern Africa

14. Unveiling the Geography of the Cape of Good Hope: Selected VOC Maps of the Interior of South Africa
Elri Liebenberg

15. László Magyar’s Cartography of Angola and the Discovery of his 1858 Manuscript Map in the Cholnoky Collection in Romania
Zsombor Nemerkényi, Zsombor Bartos-Elekes

16. Missionary Cartography in Colonial Africa: Cases from South Africa
Lindsay Frederick Braun

Part VII. General Cartography

17. Earthcube: Christian Gottlieb Reichard’s Point of View on the Earth
Andreas Christoph

18. Cartography’s “Scientific Reformation” and the Study of Topographical Mapping in the Modern Era
Matthew H. Edney

Keywords: Geography, Geographical Information Systems/Cartography

Author(s)
 
Publisher
Springer
Publication year
2012
Language
en
Edition
2012
Series
Lecture Notes in Geoinformation and Cartography
Category
Natural Sciences
Format
Ebook
eISBN (PDF)
9783642190889

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