Glossary of Terms in Map History


CIH = Matthew H. Edney, Cartography: The Ideal and Its History (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2019)

HC4 =

MHT = Matthew H. Edney, Mapping, History, Theory. In preparation.

Azócar Fernández, Pablo Iván, and Manfred Ferdinand Buchroithner. 2014. Paradigms in Cartography: An Epistemological Review of the 20th and 21st Centuries. Heidelberg: Springer.

Frixa, Emanuele. 2018. “The Representation of the Places of Origin: A Geographical Perspective.” In Visual and Linguistic Representations of Places of Origin: An Interdisciplinary Analysis, edited by Maria Pia Pozzato, 49–77. Cham, Switz.: Springer.

Sidoli, Nathan, and J. L. Berggren. 2007. “The Arabic version of Ptolemy’s Planisphere or Flattening the Surface of the Sphere: Text, Translation, Commentary.” SCIAMVS 8: 37–139.

Tanselle 1982

Van der Krogt, Peter. 2015. “The Origin of the Word ‘Cartography’.” e-Perimetron ( 10, no. 3: 124–42.

Woodward, David. 1977. The All-American Map: Wax-Engraving and Its Influence on Cartography. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.

———. 1987. “Medieval Mappaemundi.” In Cartography in Prehistoric, Ancient, and Medieval Europe and the Mediterranean, edited by J. B. Harley, and David Woodward, 286–370. Vol. 1 of The History of Cartography. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.