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eBook Australia's Golden Age of Steam: A Pictorial History ePub

by Brian Carroll,Gary McDonald

  • ISBN: 0859020029
  • Subcategory: No category
  • Author: Brian Carroll,Gary McDonald
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Currey, O'Neil (1979)
  • Pages: 151
  • ePub book: 1304 kb
  • Fb2 book: 1610 kb
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  • Rating: 4.7
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Hornsby’s Picturing America is a beautifully illustrated new book that documents the 'golden age' of pictorial . Picturing America, by Stephen J. Hornsby, is a loving exploration of the history of such maps, and is drawn from the Library of Congress’ cartography collections.

Hornsby’s Picturing America is a beautifully illustrated new book that documents the 'golden age' of pictorial maps, from the 1920s to the 1970s. a worthy addition to this growing literature on creative uses of maps and examinations of the relationships between people and place. Historical Geography). Stephen Hornsby's Picturing America: The Golden Age of Pictorial Maps is a superbly-crafted visual feast.

Australia's Golden Age of Steam, A Pictorial History, Brian Carroll, G McDonald. Australia's Golden Age of Steam. This book is in very good condition with black and white illustrations. Details of a previous owner on the title page.

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The Golden Age of Comic Books describes an era of American comic books from 1938 to 1956. The superhero archetype was created and many well-known characters were introduced, including Superman, Batman, Captain Marvel, Captain America, and Wonder Woman. The first recorded use of the term "Golden Age" was by Richard A. Lupoff in an article, "Re-Birth", published in issue one of the fanzine Comic Art in April 1960.

Picturing America is the first book to showcase this vivid and popular genre of maps. Geographer Stephen J. Hornsby gathers together 158 delightful pictorial jewels, most drawn from the extensive collections of the Library of Congress. Organized into six thematic sections, Picturing America covers a vast swath of the pictorial map tradition during its golden age, ranging from Maps to Amuse� to Maps for Wa. Hornsby has unearthed the most fascinating and visually striking maps the United States has to offer: Disney cartoon maps, college campus maps, kooky state tourism ads, World War II promotional posters, and. many more.

Recently a number of coffeetable books that include pictorial maps have . Stephen Hornsby's book, by contrast, is a scholarly look at this genre of maps.

Recently a number of coffeetable books that include pictorial maps have been published. Though a number of philosophers of history might well argue that, in this particular case at least, questions of objectivity, truth and balance were not relevant, as the case Namier makes for Jewish emigration to Palestine was essentially practical (as defined by Michael Oakeshott in his Experience and Its Modes, 1933 and On History, 1983) and not historical (again as defined by Oakeshott.