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The Resource Globes : 400 years of exploration, navigation, and power, Sylvia Sumira

Globes : 400 years of exploration, navigation, and power, Sylvia Sumira

Label
Globes : 400 years of exploration, navigation, and power
Title
Globes
Title remainder
400 years of exploration, navigation, and power
Statement of responsibility
Sylvia Sumira
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"All you ever wanted to know about the history of globes and how they have been made. See inside them as well as admire their geographical and astronomical exteriors in this beautifully illustrated book by a real expert, Sylvia Sumira. Some of the most famous globes in the world and those from the British Library's rarely displayed collection are revealed in their various guises; as symbols of power and mathematical instruments of geography and astronomy, as well as teaching aids and games for young people. A book not to be missed."--Page 4 of cover
Cataloging source
ICU/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sumira, Sylvia
Dewey number
912
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
GA260
LC item number
.S87 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Globes
  • Cartography
  • Cartography
  • Globes
  • Globus
Label
Globes : 400 years of exploration, navigation, and power, Sylvia Sumira
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The making of globes -- The globes
Control code
ocn855507192
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
224 pages
Isbn
9780226139005
Lccn
2013031279
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o855507192
  • (OCoLC)855507192
Label
Globes : 400 years of exploration, navigation, and power, Sylvia Sumira
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The making of globes -- The globes
Control code
ocn855507192
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
224 pages
Isbn
9780226139005
Lccn
2013031279
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o855507192
  • (OCoLC)855507192

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