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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2023) 53 (2): 225–259.
Published: 01 May 2023
... as the Nile, Mediterranean Sea, and Tanais (i.e., the Don River). See Woodward, “Geography,” 558–59. 24 T-O diagrams technically originated with Ionic philosophers, yet Isidore's encyclopedias helped popularize them. See especially Chet Van Duzer and Ilya Dines, Apocalyptic Cartography: Thematic Maps...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2018) 48 (1): 11–40.
Published: 01 January 2018
... of 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...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2007) 37 (1): 1–7.
Published: 01 January 2007
... this work has nothing like Orosius’s universal framework. Certainly Sallust would be a major source and inspiration for medieval cartography. See Marcel Destombes, Mappe- mondes, a.d. 1200 – 1500 (Amsterdam: N. Israel, 1964), 37 – 38; and A. H. Merrills, History and Geography...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2017) 47 (2): 359–390.
Published: 01 May 2017
... the cracks of archival study. Their very ordinariness relegates them to the margins of his- torical geography, literary history, and cultural theory. Part of the general neglect of small-­format cartography is due to critical biases about the value of the archive — in its simplest terms, the material...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2021) 51 (1): 105–139.
Published: 01 January 2021
... Christi College, MS 426 presents a vision of the world profoundly inflected by Holy Land pilgrimage, in which scholarly, mathematical geography is placed in the service of knowledge and understanding of the Holy Land. Indeed, within MS 426, the process of gaining understanding of the world’s geography...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2007) 37 (1): 9–55.
Published: 01 January 2007
...-Christian divide was not an uncomplicated factor in the rhetorics shaping the intricate contours of Mediterranean space and time. 12  Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies / 37.1 / 2007 Knowledge, travel, space Ptolemy’s Geography suggests a starting point for the mapping of the Mediter...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2010) 40 (2): 299–323.
Published: 01 May 2010
.... Kimble, Geography in the Middle Ages (London: Methuen, 1938), 191; Tony Campbell, “Portolan Charts from the Late Thirteenth Century to 1500,” in Harley and Woodward, eds., The History of Cartography, 1 : 3 7 1   –   4 6 3 . 22 By dropping a marker into the water at the fore of the boat...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2001) 31 (2): 313–348.
Published: 01 May 2001
.... 23 For a discussion of Speed’s contributions to cartography, see J. H. Andrews, Shapes of Ireland: Maps and Their Makers, 1564–1839 (Dublin: Geography Publications, 1997), 89–117. On Speed and Renaissance historiography, see D. R. Woolf, The Idea...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2013) 43 (1): 1–24.
Published: 01 January 2013
... and Early Modern Studies / 43.1 / 2013 9 Caterina Albano, “Visible Bodies: Cartography and Anatomy,” in Gordon and Klein, Literature, Mapping, and the Politics of Space, 89 – 106, at 90 and 102. 10 Tim Cresswell, In Place/Out of Place: Geography, Ideology, and Transgression (Minne- apolis...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2009) 39 (1): 201–221.
Published: 01 January 2009
..., New Series, vol. 55. Woodbridge, Suf- folk: Boydell Press for the Royal Historical Society, 2007. viii, 208 pp. 5 tables. $85.00. Howe, Nicholas. Writing the Map of Anglo-Saxon England: Essays in Cul- tural Geography. New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 2008. xiv, 278 pp. $45.00. Howes...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2008) 38 (2): 197–228.
Published: 01 May 2008
... of Bath, for example, claims to have been “as kynde” to her fifth husband “As any wyf from Denmark unto Ynde,” Chaucer expects her listeners to accept as commonplace this definition of the world’s geographi- cal reach.8 This passing remark, as it happens, is the only such Eastern shade...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2020) 50 (2): 455–471.
Published: 01 May 2020
...: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2019. 340 pp., 1 map, 266 color illus. $65.00. [Catalogue of an exhibition held at the Met- ropolitan Museum, New York, in 2019 20.] 5. Mapping space Barrett, Chris. Early Modern English Literature and the Poetics of Carto- graphic Anxiety. Early Modern Literary Geographies. New...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2004) 34 (1): 147–172.
Published: 01 January 2004
..., in very different works such as Cynewulf’s Elene. This sacralized and historicized sense of geography has its basis in those Roman texts that were channeled into Anglo-Saxon England through the opening sentences of Bede’s History. The most influential historian of the Angelcynn located his...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2015) 45 (3): 615–634.
Published: 01 September 2015
... Studies / 45.3 / 2015 lated in Europe in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries, including a bibliography of architectural treatises published and translated in France or into French.] Raven, James. Bookscape: Geographies of Printing and Publishing in London before 1800. The Panizzi Lectures 2010...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2007) 37 (1): 163–195.
Published: 01 January 2007
... not a haphazard geography of exotic, far-flung places, but nodes in a dense network of Mediterranean politics and exchange. Furthermore, many of the people and places named in II.7 were causes célèbres in the decade preceding the Black Death: in 1342, Walter of Brienne, the titular “duke of Athens...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2003) 33 (1): 125–141.
Published: 01 January 2003
... semantic. Fiction/conjecture is authorized, even necessitated, by 128 Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies / 33.1 / 2003 “blanks” in knowledge, which must be filled even provisionally. The figura- tion of a “blank” in history, however, is made viable only through the anal- ogy with cartography...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2001) 31 (1): 1–38.
Published: 01 January 2001
... Western preconceptions. See “The Inscription of Difference: News Coverage of the Conflicts in Rwanda and Bosnia,” Political Geography 15 (1996): 21– 46. John Bale, “Capturing ‘The African’ Body? Visual Images and ‘Imaginative Sports Journal...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2000) 30 (2): 211–246.
Published: 01 May 2000
... of classical Rome not by destroying but by converting them and thereby redefining the Roman landscape.43 Several recent studies have shown that the spread of Christianity in formerly pagan centers undertook a calculated rewriting of geography. According to John Howe, “the creation of a Christian...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2011) 41 (1): 173–223.
Published: 01 January 2011
... difference from the rest of the world. The equivalent in writ - ing, almost three centuries later, will be Immanuel Kant’s Geography and Anthropology from a Pragmatic Point of View. In counterpoint to De Bry, Guaman Poma was not concerned at all about “America” (a word that was not part of his...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2007) 37 (3): 621–644.
Published: 01 September 2007
...: Geography, Literature, and E n g l i s h C o m m u n i t y , 1 0 0 0   –   1 5 3 4 . Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell University Press, 2006. xiv, 191 pp.; 4 color and 21 black-and-white illus. $29.95. Martin, Raymond, and John Barresi. The Rise and Fall of Soul and Self: An Intellectual History of Personal...