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Author Schulten, Susan.
Title Mapping the nation : history and cartography in nineteenth-century America / Susan Schulten.
Published Chicago ; London : University of Chicago Press, 2012, ©2012.
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 Floor2  GA405.5 .S38 2012    IN LIBRARY
Description xii, 246 pages : illustrations, maps ; 26 cm.
Content Type text
Format volume
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Mapping the past -- The graphic foundations of American history -- Capturing the past through maps -- Mapping the present -- Disease, expansion, and the rise of environmental mapping -- Slavery and the origin of statistical cartography -- The cartographic consolidation of America.
Subject Thematic maps -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Cartography -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
United States -- Maps -- History -- 19th century.
ISBN 0226740684 (cloth)
9780226740683 (cloth)
OCLC number 756577822