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(Text Page to) About this book: The global atlas; a new view of the world from space. By Frank Debenham, Professor Emeritus of Geography, University of Cambridge. Introduction by Bertrand Russell. Produced by Geographical Project Ltd., London. (Published by): Simon and Schuster, New York. (verso of title page) Copyright 1958, Adprint Ltd., London. Printed in the U.S.A. by Western Printing and Lithographing Company. Published by Simon and Schuster, Inc., Rockefeller Center, New York 20, N.Y. ... (on opposite page) Primitive map: Marshall Island's bamboo and shell chart.

Text with stick chart of the Marshall Islands and complicated pattern of ocean swells and currents used for navigating by canoes ..., and three color views. 97 P., 200 map and pictures in full color. 40 shadow relief maps of the world in global projections. Latest surveying instruments and map-making equipment, ancient maps. Picture maps. Histo...
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