"The Charting of the Oceans - Ten Centuries of Maritime Maps", Whitfield, Peter
Subject: References, Sea Charts
Period: 1996 (published)
Color: Printed Color
10.8 x 11.6 inches
27.4 x 29.5 cm
This handsome and well written history is about the sea chart in exploration, navigation, and war. Beautifully illustrated in color throughout. 136 pp. Hardbound in blue buckram with gilt title on the spine and a pictorial dust jacket.
Contents and covers are very good. The dust jacket has minor shelf wear.