History of Cartography

International Symposium of the ICA, 2012

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ISBN: 978-3-642-33316-3 (Print) 978-3-642-33317-0 (Online)

Table of contents (20 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-ix

  2. Europe

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      Pages 3-23

      Redefining Imperial Borders: Marking the Eastern Border of the Habsburg Monarchy in the Second Half of the Eighteenth Century

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      Pages 25-38

      Exploring and Mapping the Danube: Reading a Hydrographical Map of Buda and Pest (1833)

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      Pages 39-55

      Saxony’s Role in the Measurement of the Central European Meridian Arc as an International Geodetic Project Since 1862

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      Pages 57-69

      Media-Related Aspects of Popularization: The Geographical Serials from the Publishing Houses of Friedrich Justin Bertuch

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      Pages 71-89

      Exploring Along the Rome Meridian: Roger Boscovich and the First Modern Map of the Papal States

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      Pages 91-110

      The Mineral Maps of L. F. Marsigli and the Mystery of a Mine Map

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      Pages 111-128

      The Long Life of a 1:200,000 Map of Central Europe and the Balkans

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      Pages 129-148

      Villages, Actors of Local Cartography? The Cadastral Maps of the Banat (1772–1779)

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      Pages 149-161

      The Historical Evolution of Craiova Municipality (Romania) Results from the Analysis of Cartographic Documents

  3. Asia and Africa

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 163-163

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      Pages 165-180

      A Brief History of the Boundary Mapping Between Indonesia and Timor-Leste

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      Pages 181-194

      Colonial Powers and Geographic Naming: A Case Study of Orchid Island (Lanyu), Taiwan

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      Pages 195-209

      Petermann’s Map of László Magyar’s Travels in Angola: Its Sources, Compilation and Contents

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      Pages 211-232

      The “Major Jackson’s Transvaal and Natal Series” of the Anglo-Boer War (1899–1902): A Cartobibliographic Framework

  4. The Americas

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 233-233

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      Pages 235-249

      The Cartographic Discovery of the Great Lakes Snowbelts

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      Pages 251-259

      “You may all go to hell, and I will go to Texas”

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      Pages 261-274

      The General Map of Brazil

  5. General

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 275-275

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      Pages 277-294

      Cartographic Commentaries and Map Descriptions of the 19th Century as Historical Sources

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      Pages 295-308

      Discovery of Forested Areas on Topographic Maps: Development of Orienteering Maps

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      Pages 309-323

      Edward Sabine and the “Magnetic Crusade”

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      Pages 325-336

      Name Location on Old Maps