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Representation of unknown lands in XIV-, XV-, and XVI-century cartography

Wilcomb E. Washburn

Representation of unknown lands in XIV-, XV-, and XVI-century cartography

by Wilcomb E. Washburn

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Published by Junta de Investigações do Ultramar-Lisboa in Coimbra .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cartography -- History.,
  • Geography, Medieval.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementby Wilcomb E. Washburn.
    SeriesPublicações do Agrupamento de Estudos de Cartografia Antiga. Série separatas, 35, Série Separatas (Agrupamento de Estudos de Cartografia Antiga (Portugal)) ;, 35.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGA221 .W38
    The Physical Object
    Pagination20 p.
    Number of Pages20
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5332121M
    LC Control Number72185269

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