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New Map of Empire How Britain Imagined America before Independence
ISBN: HB: 9780674972117, Harvard University Press, April 2017
480 pp., 23.4x15.6 cm, 7 maps
After the Treaty of Paris ended the Seven Years' War in 1763, British America stretched from Hudson Bay to the Florida Keys, from the Atlantic coast to the Mississippi River, and across new islands in the West Indies. To better rule these vast domini...
Zero Degrees Geographies of the Prime Meridian
ISBN: HB: 9780674088818, Harvard University Press, March 2017
336 pp., 23.4x15.6 cm, 11 halftones, 18 maps, 7 tables
Space and time on earth are regulated by the prime meridian, 0°, which is, by convention, based at the Royal Observatory, Greenwich. But the meridian's location in southeast London is not a simple legacy of Britain's imperial past. Before the ninetee...
Mapping the End of Empire American and British Strategic Visions in the Postwar World
ISBN: HB: 9780674728882, Harvard University Press, April 2014
324 pp., 22.8x15.2 cm, 6 halftones
By the end of World War II, strategists in Washington and London looked ahead to a new era in which the United States shouldered global responsibilities and Britain concentrated its regional interests more narrowly. The two powers also viewed the Mus...
Imperial Geographies in Byzantine and Ottoman Space
ISBN: PB: 9780674066625, Harvard University Press, February 2013
282 pp., 23.1x16.3 cm, 2 maps, 8 black&white illus.
"Imperial Geographies in Byzantine and Ottoman Space" opens new and insightful vistas on the nexus between empire and geography. The volume redirects attention from the Atlantic to the space of the eastern Mediterranean shaped by two empires of remar...
Ukraine under Western Eyes The Bohdan and Neonila Krawciw Ucrainica Map Collection
ISBN: HB: 9781932650044, Harvard University Press, September 2011
248 pp., 30.4x22.8 cm, 45 colour maps, 45 black&white maps
From the Renaissance to the Enlightenment, the geopolitical placement of Ukraine drew the attention of some of Europe's most influential cartographers. Many of these maps, including ones of exceptional rarity, were collected by the Ukrainian scholar...