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The Resource Cartography in the traditional African, American, Arctic, Australian, and Pacific societies, edited by David Woodward and G. Malcolm Lewis

Cartography in the traditional African, American, Arctic, Australian, and Pacific societies, edited by David Woodward and G. Malcolm Lewis

Label
Cartography in the traditional African, American, Arctic, Australian, and Pacific societies
Title
Cartography in the traditional African, American, Arctic, Australian, and Pacific societies
Statement of responsibility
edited by David Woodward and G. Malcolm Lewis
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Annotation pending
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
912.6
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
GA201
LC item number
.H53 1987 vol. 2., bk. 3
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1942-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Woodward, David
  • Lewis, G. Malcolm
Series statement
The history of cartography
Series volume
v. 2, bk. 3
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cartography
  • Cartography
  • Cartography
  • Cartography
  • Cartography
  • Maps
Label
Cartography in the traditional African, American, Arctic, Australian, and Pacific societies, edited by David Woodward and G. Malcolm Lewis
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 543-577) and index
Contents
List of illustrations -- Preface / David Woodward -- 1. Introduction /David Woodward and G. Malcolm Lewis -- Traditional cartography in Africa -- 2. Cartographic content of rock art in Southern Africa / Tim Maggs -- 3. Indigenous mapmaking in intertropical Africa / Thomas J. Bassett -- Traditional cartography in the Americas -- 4. Maps, Mapmaking, and map use by native North Americans / G. Malcolm Lewis -- 5. Mesoamerican cartography / Barbara E. Mundy -- 6. Mapmaking in the central Andes / William Gustav Gartner -- 7. Indigenous cartography in lowland South America and the Caribbean / Neil L. Whitehead -- Traditional cartography in arctic and subarctic Eurasia -- 8. Traditional cartography in arctic and subarctic Eurasia / Elena Okladnikova -- Traditional cartography in Australia -- 9. Icons of country: topographic representations in classical Aboriginal traditions / Peter Sutton : introduction; the range of artifacts; concepts; means and interpretations; rock paintings and engravings; regional examples; conclusion -- 10. Aboriginal maps and plans : major collections of Aboriginal maps; smaller scholarly collections; Aboriginal maps in the land claims era: Nicholson River land claim; Mud maps and sand drawings; plans; Aboriginal maps: politics and the law / Peter Sutton -- Traditional cartography in the Pacific Basin -- 11. The Pacific Basin: An Introduction / Ben Finney -- 12. Traditional Cartography in Papua New Guinea / Eric Kline Silverman -- 13. Nautical Cartography and Traditional Navigation in Oceania / Ben Finney -- 14. Maori cartography and the European encounter / Phillip Lionel Barton -- 15. Concluding remarks / David Woodward and G. Malcolm Lewis
Control code
000013905435
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
xxi, 639 p., 24 p. of plates
Governing access note
Not for Inter Library Loan
Isbn
9780226907284
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
98021504
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), facsims, maps (some col.),
System control number
(OCoLC)39130978
Label
Cartography in the traditional African, American, Arctic, Australian, and Pacific societies, edited by David Woodward and G. Malcolm Lewis
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 543-577) and index
Contents
List of illustrations -- Preface / David Woodward -- 1. Introduction /David Woodward and G. Malcolm Lewis -- Traditional cartography in Africa -- 2. Cartographic content of rock art in Southern Africa / Tim Maggs -- 3. Indigenous mapmaking in intertropical Africa / Thomas J. Bassett -- Traditional cartography in the Americas -- 4. Maps, Mapmaking, and map use by native North Americans / G. Malcolm Lewis -- 5. Mesoamerican cartography / Barbara E. Mundy -- 6. Mapmaking in the central Andes / William Gustav Gartner -- 7. Indigenous cartography in lowland South America and the Caribbean / Neil L. Whitehead -- Traditional cartography in arctic and subarctic Eurasia -- 8. Traditional cartography in arctic and subarctic Eurasia / Elena Okladnikova -- Traditional cartography in Australia -- 9. Icons of country: topographic representations in classical Aboriginal traditions / Peter Sutton : introduction; the range of artifacts; concepts; means and interpretations; rock paintings and engravings; regional examples; conclusion -- 10. Aboriginal maps and plans : major collections of Aboriginal maps; smaller scholarly collections; Aboriginal maps in the land claims era: Nicholson River land claim; Mud maps and sand drawings; plans; Aboriginal maps: politics and the law / Peter Sutton -- Traditional cartography in the Pacific Basin -- 11. The Pacific Basin: An Introduction / Ben Finney -- 12. Traditional Cartography in Papua New Guinea / Eric Kline Silverman -- 13. Nautical Cartography and Traditional Navigation in Oceania / Ben Finney -- 14. Maori cartography and the European encounter / Phillip Lionel Barton -- 15. Concluding remarks / David Woodward and G. Malcolm Lewis
Control code
000013905435
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
xxi, 639 p., 24 p. of plates
Governing access note
Not for Inter Library Loan
Isbn
9780226907284
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
98021504
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), facsims, maps (some col.),
System control number
(OCoLC)39130978

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