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The Resource The phantom atlas : the greatest myths, lies and blunders on maps, Edward Brooke-Hitching

The phantom atlas : the greatest myths, lies and blunders on maps, Edward Brooke-Hitching

Label
The phantom atlas : the greatest myths, lies and blunders on maps
Title
The phantom atlas
Title remainder
the greatest myths, lies and blunders on maps
Statement of responsibility
Edward Brooke-Hitching
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Maps an imagined world of ghost islands, invisible mountain ranges, mythical civilizations, ship-wrecking beasts, and other fictitious features introduced on maps and atlases through mistakes, misunderstanding, fantasies, and outright lies
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brooke-Hitching, Edward
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Maps
  • Geographical myths
  • Cartography
  • Errors, Scientific
  • Discoveries in geography
Label
The phantom atlas : the greatest myths, lies and blunders on maps, Edward Brooke-Hitching
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"First published in Great Britain in 2016 by Simon & Schuster UK"--Page 256
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 246-247) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • cartographic image
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • cri
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
256 pages
Isbn
9781452168401
Lccn
2017040843
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), maps (chiefly color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1010505190
  • (OCoLC)on1010505190
  • 591104
Label
The phantom atlas : the greatest myths, lies and blunders on maps, Edward Brooke-Hitching
Publication
Note
"First published in Great Britain in 2016 by Simon & Schuster UK"--Page 256
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 246-247) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • cartographic image
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • cri
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
256 pages
Isbn
9781452168401
Lccn
2017040843
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), maps (chiefly color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1010505190
  • (OCoLC)on1010505190
  • 591104

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