Monmonier Rhumblines

Monmonier, Mark S. 2004. Rhumb lines and map wars [electronic resource] : a social history of the Mercator projection. Chicago : University of Chicago Press, c2004.

Ebook Mills Library

Table of Contents

1. Bearings Straight—An Introduction
2. Early Sailing Charts
3. Mercator’s Résumé
4. Revealing Replicas
5. The Wright Approach
6. Travelers’ Aide
7. Soldiering On
8. On Track
9. Wall Maps and Worldviews
10. Size Matters
11. Points of View