Publications of the International Cartographic Association (ICA)

History of Cartography

International Symposium of the ICA, 2012

Editors: Liebenberg, Elri, Collier, Peter, Torok, Zsolt Gyozo (Eds.)

  • Presents information previously unavailable on cartographic projects undertaken in the 19th and 20th centuries
  • Reports on research projects in the history of cartography undertaken at tertiary institutions worldwide
  • An important aid to educators teaching the development of geographical information science
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This volume collects 22 papers presented at the 4th International Symposium of the ICA Commission on the History of Cartography, held at Eotvos Lorand University, Budapest, Hungary, on 28-29 June 2012. The overall conference theme is 'Exploration - Discovery - Cartography', but preference has been given to papers dealing with cartography in the 19th and 20th centuries.  The papers are classified according to regional sub-themes, i.e. papers on the Americas, papers on Africa, etc.

Table of contents (20 chapters)

  • Redefining Imperial Borders: Marking the Eastern Border of the Habsburg Monarchy in the Second Half of the Eighteenth Century

    Veres, Madalina Valeria

    Pages 3-23

  • Exploring and Mapping the Danube: Reading a Hydrographical Map of Buda and Pest (1833)

    Török, Zsolt Gyözö (et al.)

    Pages 25-38

  • Saxony’s Role in the Measurement of the Central European Meridian Arc as an International Geodetic Project Since 1862

    Moser, Jana

    Pages 39-55

  • Media-Related Aspects of Popularization: The Geographical Serials from the Publishing Houses of Friedrich Justin Bertuch

    Christoph, Andreas

    Pages 57-69

  • Exploring Along the Rome Meridian: Roger Boscovich and the First Modern Map of the Papal States

    Altić, Mirela Slukan

    Pages 71-89

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
History of Cartography
Book Subtitle
International Symposium of the ICA, 2012
Editors
  • Elri Liebenberg
  • Peter Collier
  • Zsolt Gyozo Torok
Series Title
Publications of the International Cartographic Association (ICA)
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
eBook ISBN
978-3-642-33317-0
DOI
10.1007/978-3-642-33317-0
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-642-33316-3
Softcover ISBN
978-3-642-42794-7
Series ISSN
2195-1705
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
IX, 336
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