Title Profile & Character Information

On the Map

Annotation
Having triumphed with Just My Type, an illuminating guide to type fonts that made many best sellers and best books lists, Garfield returns to show how maps both reflect and shape human history. Over 100 maps and illustrations and thoroughly Americanized by Britisher Garfield, with new sections.

Awards
2014  American Library Association Notable Books

GenreNonFiction
Adventure
    --Travel
Historical
TopicsMaps
Mapmaking
Human geography
Travel
Technology
Science
Explorers
World history