MEDIEVAL DISTORTIONS: THE PROJECTIONS OF ANCIENT MAPS

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dc.contributor.author Tobler, W. R. en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2010-06-01T19:13:51Z
dc.date.available 2010-06-01T19:13:51Z
dc.date.issued 1966-06 en_US
dc.identifier.citation Tobler, W. R. (1966). "MEDIEVAL DISTORTIONS: THE PROJECTIONS OF ANCIENT MAPS." Annals of the Association of American Geographers 56(2): 351-360. <http://hdl.handle.net/2027.42/72414> en_US
dc.identifier.issn 0004-5608 en_US
dc.identifier.issn 1467-8306 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2027.42/72414
dc.description.abstract . Estimates of the map projection employed for an ancient map is a prerequisite for a variety of other studies. The preliminary evaluation presented here has yielded empirical equations for the Hereford map and illustrated the agreement of a Portolan chart with an oblique Mercator projection. en_US
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dc.publisher Blackwell Publishing Ltd en_US
dc.rights 1966 by Association of American Geographers en_US
dc.title MEDIEVAL DISTORTIONS: THE PROJECTIONS OF ANCIENT MAPS en_US
dc.type Article en_US
dc.subject.hlbsecondlevel Geology and Earth Sciences en_US
dc.subject.hlbtoplevel Science en_US
dc.description.peerreviewed Peer Reviewed en_US
dc.contributor.affiliationum University of Michigan, Ann Arbor en_US
dc.description.bitstreamurl http://deepblue.lib.umich.edu/bitstream/2027.42/72414/1/j.1467-8306.1966.tb00562.x.pdf
dc.identifier.doi 10.1111/j.1467-8306.1966.tb00562.x en_US
dc.identifier.source Annals of the Association of American Geographers en_US
dc.identifier.citedreference R. E. Dahlberg, “ Maps without Projections,” The Journal of Geography, Vol. 60 ( 1961 ), pp. 213 – 18. en_US
dc.identifier.citedreference E. Imhof, “ Beitrage zur Geschichte der topographischen Kartographie ” International Yearbook of Cartography, 4 ( 1964 ), pp. 129 – 53. en_US
dc.owningcollname Interdisciplinary and Peer-Reviewed
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