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Maps And History In South-West England

Edited by Roger Kain and Katherine Barker

Maps And History In South-West England
Paperback, 159 pages £15.00
Published: 1991
ISBN: 9780859893732
Format: 210mm x 148mm
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PDF, 159 pages £15.00
Published: 2015
ISBN: 9780859899314
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Subjects: British History, Cornish Studies, History, South-West Studies

This volume of essays considers the practical and political purposes for which maps were used, the symbolic and ideological roles of maps in the history of South-Western England and the ways in which map evidence can be used to recover facts about the past for use in the writing of history. The text is accompanied by 43 pages of maps and illustrations.

Contributions by
Jennifer Bake, Katherine Barker, John Chapman, Graham Haslam, Roger Kain, Richard Oliver and William Ravenhill

Roger Kain is Montefiore Professor of Geography in the University of Exeter, a Fellow of the British Academy and one of its Vice-Presidents. He has been honoured with medals and prizes from The Royal Geographical Society, The Newberry Library Chicago, the Library Association.

Publication Details:

 Paperback , 159 pages
 210mm x 148mm

 PDF , 159 pages

BIC Code:
  HIS054000, TEC048000
 University of Exeter Press


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