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World Maps

In addition to mapping the United States and its Territories, U.S. government agencies also create current maps of the world, and of its various countries individually (e.g., East Asia geographic map series). To find these resources, search the online catalog under the authors Geological Survey (U.S.) and United States. National Imagery and Mapping Agency.

Alderman Reference
DS116 .A54 2003
Aharoni, Yohanon. Historical atlas of the Jewish people. New York : Continuum, c2003.
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G1546 .B7 A84 1982
Atlas cartográfico historico : Mexico. Mexico, D.F. : SPP : Instituto Nacional de Estadística, Geografía e Informática, c1982.
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G2201 .S1 B25 1998

Barnes, Ian R. The history atlas of Asia. New York : Macmillan, 1998.

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G1812.21 .S1 B53 2000
Black, Jeremy. Historical atlas of Britain : the end of the middle ages to the Georgian era. Thrupp : Sutton Pub., 2000.

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Map Room Atlases
G1028 .B65 1997

Branch, Melville Campbell. An atlas of rare city maps : comparative urban design, 1830-1842. New York : Princeton Architectural Press, 1997.

Based on maps published by the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge, London, 1830-1844. Covers urban areas mainly in Europe, a few in United States and Asia.

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G2202.21 .S1 B7 2003

Bregel, Yuri. An historical atlas of Central Asia. Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2003.

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G1116 .S1 H3 2002

Hayes, Derek. Historical atlas of Canada : Canada's history illustrated with original maps. Vancouver : Douglas & McIntyre ; Seattle : University of Washington Press, c2002.

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DA 20 .R93 no.18
Historians' guide to early British maps : a guide to the location of pre-1900 maps of the British Isles preserved in the United Kingdom and Ireland. London : Offices of the Royal Historical Society, 1994.
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Clemons Stacks
G2081 .S1 H8 1996

Hupchick, Dennis P. A concise historical atlas of Eastern Europe. New York : St. Martin's Press, 1996.

Part I: Early medieval period (to 13th century) -- Part II: Late medieval period (13th-15th centuries) -- Part III: Early modern period (16th-18th centuries) -- Part IV: Period of nationalism (19th century-1918) -- Part V: Period of ideological conflicts (1918-94).

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G1815 .H5 1999

Kain, Roger and William Ravenhill. Historical atlas of south-west England. Exeter : University of Exeter Press, 1999.

This is a historical atlas of the south-west of England. Its aim is to create and communicate the history of the south-western peninsula of England - Devon, Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly - from the beginnings of man's occupation to the present day. Includes bibliographical references and index.

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G1881 .S1 M32 2002

Magocsi, Paul R. Historical atlas of Central Europe. Rev. and expanded ed. Seattle : University of Washington Press, c2002.

Scales differ. Includes bibliographical references (p. 229-235) and index.

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Z6027 .A2 M38 1997
McIlwaine, John. Maps and mapping of Africa : a resource guide. London ; New Providence [NJ] : Hans Zell Publishers, 1997.
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G 1797.21 .S1 T5 1994
The Times atlas of European history. New York : HarperCollinsPublishers, c1994.

 



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