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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2017) 47 (2): 359–390.
Published: 01 May 2017
...Katarzyna Lecky This essay shows that small-format cartography of the English Renaissance fostered a geographical imagination that placed nonelites at the heart of the nation's collective identity. Cheap maps, guides, and atlases — a staple of the popular print market — were public forms of...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2018) 48 (1): 11–40.
Published: 01 January 2018
... the “naming question” in the modern world. Copyright © 2018 Duke University Press 2018 Renaissance anatomy topology names and eponyms geography and cartography print culture • • “They Shall No More Be...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2010) 40 (2): 299–323.
Published: 01 May 2010
... was not solved until the late eighteenth century—even while they capitalized on the absence of empirically verifiable data. By telling the story of sixteenth-century Iberian cartography in terms of scientific limitation, it is possible to understand how maps and the discourses surrounding them could...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2007) 37 (1): 1–7.
Published: 01 January 2007
... as superficial even though it exercised huge influence on medieval cartography.4 The first of his seven books contains a substantial geographical introduction (1.2): this, he says, locates the disasters (clades) that characterize human history since the Fall (1.1.14 – 17). In provid- ing such...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2006) 36 (3): 585–618.
Published: 01 September 2006
... geometric elements — its cruciform “T” and eucharistic “O” — characterize this world as the stage for Christian history’s unfolding, Creation through Incarnation to Judgment.3 Historians of cartography have come to agree on the basics of what lay viewers were expected to make of such visual/textual...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2007) 37 (1): 9–55.
Published: 01 January 2007
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2001) 31 (2): 313–348.
Published: 01 May 2001
... technologies of history writing and cartography, and the site of its accu- mulation and disappearance within the contentious site of the archive and the conflicts waged over its accessibility and control. This essay examines several indices of the necessary gaps in knowl...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2006) 36 (3): 493–516.
Published: 01 September 2006
... the smallness of the Roman Empire through a lesson in cartography, followed by a discourse on the insignifi- cance of worldly fame before the “oblivion of posterity” (976). The dream ends with Africanus’s remarks on the soul’s property of being self-moved and eternal, and on the noblest, most...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2006) 36 (1): 201–220.
Published: 01 January 2006
... color plates, 66 black-and-white illus. 1 map, $28.00. 208  Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies / 36.1 / 2006 5. Mapping space Birkholz, Daniel. The King’s Two Maps: Cartography and Culture in Thirteenth-Century England. Studies in Medieval History and Culture, vol. 22. New York...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2009) 39 (1): 201–221.
Published: 01 January 2009
... Nor- ton History of Astronomy and Cosmology (1993 Thrower, Norman J. W. Maps and Civilization: Cartography in Culture and Society. Third edition. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2007. xiii, 352 pp.; 71 halftone illus., 23 line drawings. Paper $25.00. Woods, William F. Chaucerian Spaces...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2006) 36 (3): 517–537.
Published: 01 September 2006
.... Over a century earlier, Castile and Por- tugal had attempted to settle their colonial turf wars by negotiating a line of demarcation that split the world into Portuguese and Castilian hemi- spheres. But early modern cartography could not determine with any accu- racy where that line actually lay...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2004) 34 (2): 439–462.
Published: 01 May 2004
.... Cornett / New Books across the Disciplines 453 Goffart, Walter. Historical Atlases: The First Three Hundred Years, 1570– 1870. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2003. xxiii, 603 pp.; 32 figs., $65.00. Harley, J. B. The New Nature of Maps: Essays in the History of Cartography. Edited by Paul...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2006) 36 (2): 379–395.
Published: 01 May 2006
... focus on Spanish successes in the Old World, such as the battles of St. Quentin and Lepanto, as though those were somehow easier to nar- rate. The poem’s “imperial cartography” culminates in a vision of the whole world and of Philip II’s enormous empire, afforded by a native shaman’s crystal ball...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2017) 47 (1): 53–73.
Published: 01 January 2017
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2001) 31 (1): 1–38.
Published: 01 January 2001
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2010) 40 (2): 401–420.
Published: 01 May 2010
..., Raleigh, and Marvell. Aldershot, Hampshire: Ashgate, 2008. ix, 204 pp.; 12 maps. $99.95. Cornett / New Books across the Disciplines  417 Thrower, Norman J. W. Maps and Civilization: Cartography in Culture and Society. Third edition. Chicago: University of Chicago...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2015) 45 (3): 615–634.
Published: 01 September 2015
...: Sustainability, Dwelling, Design, vol. 10. Lanham, Md.: Lexington Books, 2015. xxiii, 225 pp.; 13 figs. $90.00. Scafi, Alessandro. Maps of Paradise. Chicago.: University of Chicago Press, 2013. 175 pp.; color plates throughout. $40.00. Vagnon, Emmanuelle. Cartographie et représentations de l’Orient...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2005) 35 (2): 429–452.
Published: 01 May 2005
... Press, x, pp.;  fi gs. Paper Padrón, Ricardo. Th e Spacious Word: Cartography, Literature, and Empire in Early Modern Spain. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, xv, pp.;  illus. Parent, Anthony S., Jr. Foul Means: Th e Formation of a Slave Society in Virginia, Chapel Hill...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2008) 38 (2): 197–228.
Published: 01 May 2008
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2013) 43 (1): 1–24.
Published: 01 January 2013