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The Resource Star maps : history, artistry, and cartography, Nick Kanas, (electronic book)

Star maps : history, artistry, and cartography, Nick Kanas, (electronic book)

Label
Star maps : history, artistry, and cartography
Title
Star maps
Title remainder
history, artistry, and cartography
Statement of responsibility
Nick Kanas
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
GW5XE
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1945-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kanas, Nick
Dewey number
523.8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
QB65
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Springer-Praxis books in popular astronomy
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Stars
  • Stars
  • Astronomical geography
Label
Star maps : history, artistry, and cartography, Nick Kanas, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Mapping the stars in early America
  • The transition to non-pictorial star maps
  • Color plate gallery
  • Collecting celestial maps and prints
  • Supplementary reference catalog
  • Indices of major constellation atlases
  • The British Library "King's" edition
  • Glossary
  • What is a star map?
  • Non-European cosmology and constellation development
  • European cosmology
  • European constellation development
  • Early European star maps
  • The "Big Four" of the Golden Age of pictorial star maps
  • Other important star maps of the Golden Age
  • Special topics
Control code
SPR795331261
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781461409168
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
ill. (some col.).
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Star maps : history, artistry, and cartography, Nick Kanas, (electronic book)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Mapping the stars in early America
  • The transition to non-pictorial star maps
  • Color plate gallery
  • Collecting celestial maps and prints
  • Supplementary reference catalog
  • Indices of major constellation atlases
  • The British Library "King's" edition
  • Glossary
  • What is a star map?
  • Non-European cosmology and constellation development
  • European cosmology
  • European constellation development
  • Early European star maps
  • The "Big Four" of the Golden Age of pictorial star maps
  • Other important star maps of the Golden Age
  • Special topics
Control code
SPR795331261
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781461409168
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
ill. (some col.).
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote

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