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The Resource Map stories : the art of discovery, Francisca Mattéoli

Map stories : the art of discovery, Francisca Mattéoli

Label
Map stories : the art of discovery
Title
Map stories
Title remainder
the art of discovery
Statement of responsibility
Francisca Mattéoli
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From the rediscovery of Macchu Picchu to Lewis and Clark's exploration of the Missouri, and taking in deserts, arctic wilderness, tropical islands and the heart of the Amazon jungle, the armchair traveller will enjoy unlocking the secrets of the world's most exciting places. Stunning reproductions of the featured maps will spark journeys of the imagination. The Map Stories include: - Aqaba, and Lawrence of Arabia - The late discovery of the Maldives - North America's Far West - The mysterious lost city of Macchu Picchu - Lewis & Clark on the Missouri - The construction of Route 66, and the Union Pacific Railway - Lindberg's discovery of Greenland - Manaus, rubber's jungle boomtown - Husky routes through Alaska - The incredible rediscovery of Petra - and more
Cataloging source
AU@
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mattéoli, Francisca
Dewey number
910.9
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
G116
LC item number
.M38 2016
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Historical geography
  • Discoveries in geography
  • Discoveries in geography
  • Explorers
  • Discoveries in geography
  • Explorers
  • Historical geography
Target audience
adult
Label
Map stories : the art of discovery, Francisca Mattéoli
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Lost cities. Petra ; Angkor ; Machu Picchu -- Two rivers and a sea. The Mekonkg ; The Nile ; Mare Nostrum -- En route! The Far West ; The Nationale 7 ; Route 66 ; The Appalachian Trail -- Wild lands. Loch Ness ; The Argentine missions ; The island of Madagascar ; Aqaba ; Amazonia -- Worlds of ice. The South Pole ; Alaska ; Greenland -- From train to train. The Transcontinental -- The Orient Express -- Taking on the mountains. Minas Gerais ; Chile ; China
Control code
ocn962284816
Dimensions
35 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
173 pages
Isbn
9781781573778
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
(OCoLC)962284816
Label
Map stories : the art of discovery, Francisca Mattéoli
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Lost cities. Petra ; Angkor ; Machu Picchu -- Two rivers and a sea. The Mekonkg ; The Nile ; Mare Nostrum -- En route! The Far West ; The Nationale 7 ; Route 66 ; The Appalachian Trail -- Wild lands. Loch Ness ; The Argentine missions ; The island of Madagascar ; Aqaba ; Amazonia -- Worlds of ice. The South Pole ; Alaska ; Greenland -- From train to train. The Transcontinental -- The Orient Express -- Taking on the mountains. Minas Gerais ; Chile ; China
Control code
ocn962284816
Dimensions
35 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
173 pages
Isbn
9781781573778
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
(OCoLC)962284816

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