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Writing, geometry, and space in seventeenth-century England and America

circles in the sand

by Jess Edwards

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Published by Routledge in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England,
  • America
    • Subjects:
    • Cartography -- England -- History -- 17th century,
    • Cartography -- America -- History -- 17th century,
    • Cartography -- Mathematics -- History -- 17th century,
    • Surveying -- England -- History -- 17th century,
    • Surveying -- America -- History -- 17th century,
    • Early maps,
    • Cartography -- Economic aspects

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementJess Edwards.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGA793.6.A1 E39 2005
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3391998M
      ISBN 10041532341X
      LC Control Number2005000800

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