Recent Publications by Members of the WG

Known publications issued by members since January 2005 on aspects of the history of cartography during the 19th and early 20th centuries are listed below. Members are requested to please submit to us particulars regarding their publications on a regular basis.

Barrow, Ian J.

Surveying and Mapping in Colonial Sri Lanka.  Oxford University Press, 2008.

Bodenstein, Wulf

" Zanzibar - un troc dans l'océan indien au XIX siècle" ( Zanzibar - a deal in the Indian Ocean in the 19th century), Revue du Comité Français de Cartographie, Le Monde des Cartes , N° 180, June 2004, pp 85-101.

 “Le Dunois. Contribution à l étude cartographique d un ancien pays de France. Cartes imprimées du XVIè au XVIIIè siècle” (The County of Dunois.  A contribution to the cartographic study of an ancient region of France. Printed maps, 16th to 18th centuries)  in Histoire du Pays Dunois, Tome 2, De l an mil au déclin de l Ancien Régime, Sous la direction de Bernard Robreau.  Société Dunoise d Archéologie, Histoire, Science et Arts (F-28200 Châteaudun), 2009, pp. 305-23. ISBN 978-2-9527171-1-3.

Braun, Lindsay F. 

"Spatial Institutionalization and the Settler State: Survey and Mapping in the Eastern Transvaal, . 1852-1905".  South African Historical Journal 53, 2005, pp. 146-178.

Casti,  Emanuela

Cartografia e progettazione territoriale. Dalle carte coloniali alle carte di piano.  UTET Universià, 2007.

Charney, Michael

 A History of Modern Burma. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2009.

“'Ludu Aung Than: Nu's Burma and the Cold War” in Goscha, Christopher and Ostermann, Christian, (eds.), Imperial Retreat and the Cold War in South and Southeast Asia, 1945-1962. Washington D.C.: Woodrow Wilson Center; Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2009.

Collier, Peter.

"The work of the British Government's Air Survey Committee and its impact on mapping in the Second World War". Photogrammetric Record  21(114), 2006, pp. 100-109.

“International boundary surveys and demarcation in the late 19th and early 20th centuries.” Survey Review 41, January 2009, pp. 2-13.

Cronin, Nessa

"Monstrous hybridity: ‘Kim of the Eye-rishti' and the Survey of India". In: Tadhg Foley and Maureen C'Connor (eds.).: India and Ireland. Dublin: Irish Press, September 2006.

Culcasi, Karen

"Cartographically Constructing Kurdistan within Geopolitical and Orientalist Discourses." Political Geography, 25 (2006),  pp. 680-706.

Demhardt, Imre Josef

"Vom geographischen Magazin zur populären Fachzeitschrift - die einflussreichsten Jahre von PGM bis zum Ersten Weltkrieg" (From Geographical Magazine to Popular Journal: PGM's most Influential Years up to World War I), Petermanns Geographisches Mitteilungen, 148, 2004/6, pp. 10-19.

Der Erde ein Gesicht geben.  Petermanns Geographische Mitteilungen und die Entstehung der modernen Geographie in Deutschland.  Katalog zur Ausstellung der Universitäts- und Forschungsbibliothek Erfurt/Gotha im Spiegelsaal auf Schloss Friedenstein in Gotha, 23. Juni bis 9. Oktober 2005.  Gotha: Universität Erfurt, 2006.

“Rastlos nach dem unerforschten Innern längstgekannter Continente … – Afrika in den Anfängen von Petermanns Mitteilungen”, in  Sebastian Lentz and Ferjan Ormeling (eds.)Die erräumlichung des Welt-Bildes. Petermanns Geographische Mitteilungen zwischen explorativer Geographie und der Vermessenheit europäischer Raumphantasien. Stuttgart: Steiner, 2008.

“Paul Langhans und der Deutsche Kolonialatlas, 1893-1897”. Cartographica Helvetica  40, 2009, pp. 17-30.

Edney, Matthew H

The Origins and Development of J. B. Harley's Cartographic Theories.  Cartographica Monograph 54. Cartographica 40(1 & 2). Toronto:  University of Toronto Press, 2005. ISSN 0317-7173. (x + 143 pp.)

"Recent Trends in the History of Cartography: A Selective, Annotated Bibliography to the English-Language Literature." Version 2.1. Coordinates: Online Journal of the Map and Geography Round Table, American Library Association, ser. B, no. 6 (11 April 2007). «http://purl.oclc.org/coordinates/coordinates.htm».

"Bringing India to Hand: Mapping an Empire, Denying Space." In Felicity Nussbaum (ed.): The Global Eighteenth Century, pp 65-78 and 334-36. Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2003, reprinted in paperback, 2005.

"Putting ‘Cartography' into the History of Cartography: Arthur H. Robinson, David Woodward, and the Creation of a Discipline." Cartographic Perspectives  51, Spring 2005, pp.14-29.

"Printed but not Published: Limited-Circulation Maps of Territorial Disputes in Eighteenth-Century New England." In Mappae Antiqua: Liber Amicorum Günter Schilder. Essays on the occasion of his 65th birthday, ed. Paula van Gestel-van het Schip and Peter van der Krogt, pp.147-58. Utrechtse Historisch-Cartografische Studies / Utrecht Studies in the History of Cartography, 6. 't Goy-Houten, Neth.: HES & De Graaf Publishers, 2007.

“A Publishing History of John Mitchell’s Map of North America, 1755–1775.” Cartographic Perspectives 58, Fall 2007, pp. 4–27 and 71–75.

“Mapping Parts of the World”, in James R. Akerman and Robert W. Karrow, Jr. (eds.), Maps: Finding Our Place in the World, pp.117–57. Chicago: University of Chicago Press for the Field Museum and the Newberry Library, 2007.

“Mapping Empires, Mapping Bodies: Reflections on the Use and Abuse of Cartography.” Treballs de la Societat Catalana de Geografia 63, 2007, pp. 83–104.

“John Mitchell’s Map of North America (1755): A Study of the Use and Publication of Official Maps in Eighteenth-Century Britain.” Imago Mundi 60(1), 2008, pp. 63–85.

 “The Irony of Imperial Mapping”, in James R. Akerman (ed.), The Imperial Map: Cartography and the Mastery of Empire, pp.11–45. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2009.

Forêt, Phillippe

With Andreas Kaplony (eds.). The Journey of Maps and Images on the Silk Road. Leiden: Brill Academic Publishers, 2008. http://www.brill.nl/default.aspx?partid=210&pid;=30913

Gavish, Dov

The Survey of Palestive Under the British Mandate, 1920-1948. Oxford: Routledge Middle East Studies, 2005. 264pp, Hb: 0-7146-5651-8.

60 years of Surveying and Mapping Israel (with Haim Srebro and Ron Adler). Survey of Israel, 2009.

Gussarsson Wijk, Maria

”Theodor Anckarcrona - amiral, vetenskapsman, landshövding” in Maria Gussarsson Wijk (ed.): Det förgångnas närvaro. 14 historiska essäer, i Krigsarkivets serie Meddelanden från Krigsarkivet.  Stockholm, 2008.

”Kartan och kriget. Finska kriget 1808-1809 i Krigsarkivets samlingar”, in Biblis, 2009.

”Från rikshalva till självständig grannstat. Krigsarkivets
Finlandskartor från fyra århundraden”, in Ingvar von Malmborg (ed.), Stormvindar - en bok om ödesåret 1809. Stockholm: Statens arkiv, 2009.

Hafeneder, Rudolf

   “Deutsche Kolonialkartographie (1884-1919)”, in Schriftenreihe des Geoinformationsdienstes der Bundeswehr, Heft 1a und 1b, 2008.  Euskirchen. ISSN 1865-6978.

Huigen, Siegfried

Verkenningen van Zuid-Afrika. Achttiende-eeuwse reizigers aan de Kaap. Zutphen: Walburg Pers  2007, 287 pp.

Knowledge and Colonialism: Eighteenth-century Travellers in South Africa. 2009, 320 pp. 

ISBN 978 90 04.

Herbert, Francis

Stanford’s London Atlas map of Switzerland”: künstlerische Geländedarstellung, Mehrsprachigkeit, Tourismus’, in Cartographica Helvetica 37, 2008, pp. 21-33 

“Formatting Europe – Mapping a continent : the Map Exhibition”,  [illustrated critical review, with BIMCC Newsletter 30, January 2008, pp. 8-10.

Kretschmer, Ingrid

Ingrid Kretschmer and Gerhard Fasching (eds.): Oesterreich in der Welt, die Welt in Oesterreich. Chronik der Oesterreichischen Geographischen Gesellschaft. Wien, Oesterreichische Geographische Gesellschaft, 2006. 448 pages, 141 illustrations, 40 tables.

Lane, K. Maria D.

             (In press) “Reading Boulder Dam: landscape alteration as national transformation in 1930s America.” Aether: The Journal of Media Geography.  Special issue, “Landscape, history, and media,” eds. Christina Dando and Eric Olmansen.

            (In press) Geographies of Mars: Seeing and Knowing the Red Planet. University of Chicago Press.

             Astronomers at altitude: mountain geography and the cultivation of scientific legitimacy,” in , Denis Cosgrove and Veronica della Dora  (eds.) High Places: Cultural Geographies of Mountains, Ice, and Science (London: I.B. Tauris), 2008, pp. 126-144.

             “Mapping the Mars canal mania: cartographic projection and the creation of a popular icon.” Imago Mundi, 58, 2006, pp. 198-211.

             “Geographers of Mars: cartographic inscription and exploration narrative in late Victorian representations of the red planet,” Isis, 96, 2005, pp. 477-506.

.Liebenberg, Elri

"The Significance of PGM for the Exploration and Mapping of Southern Africa, 1855 to 1914", Petermanns Geographische Mitteilungen 148, 2006/6, pp. 48-53.

"Kreisrunde Farmen in sudwestlichen Kapland (Südafrika)". Cartographica Helvetica 33 (Januar 2006), pp. 36-38.

“Mapping South Africa in the Mid-Nineteenth Century:  The Cartography of James Centlivres Chase”.  Historia 52(2), November 2007.

“John Arrowsmith’ map of the Cape of Good Hope of 1834”.  Quarterly Journal of the National Library of South Africa 54(4, December 2008.

Lois, Carla

With Mendoza Vargas. Historias de la cartografía en Iberoamérica. México:  Instituto de Geografía de la Universidad Autónoma de México e Instituto Nacional de Estadística y Geografía, 2009.

“Do oceano dos clássicos aos mares dos impérios: transformações cartográficas do Atlântico Sul” (en colaboración con João Carlos Garcia). Sâmara y Ferlini, Cartografia de uma História: São Paulo Colonial, mapas e relatos, série Anais do Museu Paulista da Universidade de São Paulo, 2009.

“Fitting In. Demócrito, El Compas con el que nos mide Europa, 1887, and Instituto Geográfico Militar, Superficies comparées avec celle de la République Argentine, 1913” (chapter 30) and “National Production. ¡Produzcamos! from Libre, Justa y Soberana (Presidencia de la Nación), 1950” (chapter 37). In Jordana Dym and Karl Offen, Mapping Latin America.  A Journey Through Latin American Maps from the Columbian Encounter to the Present. University of Chicago Press, 2008.

“Técnica, política y “deseo territorial” en la cartografía oficial de la Argentina (1852-1941)” [Technics, politics and “territorial desire” in official cartography in Argentina (1852-1941)].

Mendoza Vargas, Héctor y Carla Lois, Historia de la cartografía en Iberoamérica. Instituto de Geografía de la Universidad Autónoma de México e INEGI, México, 2008.

La Patagonia y el mapa de la Argentina moderna. Política y “deseo territorial” en la cartografía oficial argentina en la segunda mitad del siglo XIX” [The Patagonia and the modern Argentina map. Politics and “territorial desire” in Official cartography in the second half of XIXt century]. Science and Politics in Argentina, Centro de Estudios Patagónicos, Neuquén, 2007.

“Instituto Geográfico Militar: Formación Profesional, Producción Cartográfica y Tradición Disciplinar (1912-1941) [The Military Geographic Institute: Professional Education,     Cartographic Production and Discipline Tradition (1912-1941)]”. AAVV, Historias de la Ciencia     Argentina II [Histories of Argentian Science II]. Buenos Aires, 2005.

Monmonier, Mark S

Coast Lines: How Mapmakers Frame the World and Chart Environmental Change.  Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2008.   ISBN-13: 978-0-226-53403-9.xx

“Web cartography and the dissemination of cartographic information about coastal inundation and sea level rise”, in  Michael P. Peterson (ed.) International Perspectives on Maps and the Internet. New York: Springer, 2008, pp. 49-71.

“High-resolution coastal elevation data: the key to planning for storm surge and sea level rise, in Daniel Z. Sui (ed.)  Geospatial Technologies and Homeland Security: Research Frontiers and Challenges.  New York: Springer, 2008, pp. 229-240.

La Cartografia persuasiva a l'era d'internet. Societat Catalana de Geografia. Treballs de la Societat Catalana de Geografia  especial dedicat al Segon Congrés Català de Geografia: el mapa com a llenguatge geogràficpp. 65 (2008): CV-CXIX. [In addition to the Catalan translation of the author’s address (presented in English), which is printed in the special issue of the journal for  the conference on pagse 105-119 (roman numerals), his 86 slides appear on the accompanying CD.]

[eleven entries] in Derek Gregory, Ron Johnston, Geraldine Pratt, Michael Watts and Sarah Whatmore (eds.) Dictionary  of Human Geography, 5th ed. London: Blackwell. Entries titled “Cadastral mapping” [p. 57], “Cartogram” [p. 66], “Cartography” [pp. 66-69], “Choropleth” [p. 83], “Class interval” [pp. 89-90], “Deliberative mapping” [p. 150], “Digital cartography” [pp. 162-63],
“Isolines” [p. 396], “Map” [pp. 434-37], “Map projection” [p. 437-39], and “Topographic map” [pp. 761-62].

 Maps/Cartography”. In Christopher H. Sterling and D. Charles Whitney (eds.), Encyclopedia of Journalism. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications, 2009 .

Montaner i Garcia, Carmen

With Roset, Rafel: “Del almacén a la web: las colecciones digitales del ICC”.  Mapping 130, November 2008.

“El proyecto de digitalización de la Cartoteca del Institut Cartogràfic de Catalunya”. Revista Catalana de Geografia 13(35) 2008.  http://www.rcg.cat/articles.php?id=135  Paper read at the 3th Encuentro Ibercarto del Grupo de trabajo de cartotecas públicas hispano-lusas,  A Coruña, 2-3 October 2008.

“Cartografia i revolució: de la indústria dels sants als mapes en relleu (1936-1939)” In:  El mapa com a llenguatge geogràfic [papers read in the] 2on Congrés Català de Geografia. Barcelona: Institut Cartogràfic de Catalunya, Societat Catalana de Geografia [electronic publication].

“Disseminating Digital Cartographic Heritage: standards and infrastructures”. E-Perimetron 4(1), 2009 [53-54] http://www.e-perimetron.org/Vol_4_1/Montaner.pdf

Pearson, Alastair

Pearson, A.W., Fraser Taylor, D.R.,  Kline, K.D. and Heffernan, M.. "Cartographic Ideals and Geopolitical Realities: International Maps of The World from the 1890s to the present". Canadian Geography, 50(2), 2006, pp.149-176.

Prescott, Dorothy E

Bibliography of the history of Australia's national topographic mapping agencies. Compiled for the International Cartographic Association, Commission F, History of Cartography, April 2003.  Melbourne: Mapping Sciences Institute of Australia, October 2005, 45 pp.

The discovery and mapping of Australia's coasts: the contributions of the Dutch, French and British Explorer-hydrographers. 1-26, 16 maps. CD-Rom. Published by the Mapping Sciences Institute of Australia on the occasion of  the celebration of ‘400 years of mapping in Australia', Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia, August 23 -25, 2006.

Roque, Ana Cristina

“Da importância do culto dos vadzimu e do Nyamusoro entre os Teve (secs. XVII-XIX)”, in Revista Povos e Culturas 11, Centro de Estudos dos Povos e Culturas de Expressão Portuguesa, Universidade Católica de Lisbon, 2009,  pp. 265-300

With FERRÃO, Lívia. “O Olhar do Outro: a terra, a gente, os usos e costumes de Moçambique em meados do século XX (espólio fotográfico da Missão Antropológica de Moçambique)” in Revista Povos e Culturas 11, Centro de Estudos dos Povos e Culturas de Expressão Portuguesa, Universidade Católica de Lisboa, 2009, pp.255-263.

“Sources for the History of the Southern Border of Mozambique: The Archives of the Portuguese Commission of Cartography”, Journal of Borderland Studies 2008, South Africa (forthcoming).

Shand, Mike

"Four years of Searching for a Lost Grave".  In: Rolf Baldus: The Wild Heart of Africa - 110 Years of the Selous Game Reserve,  2006.

Slukan Altic, Mirela

"Mirko Seljan (1871-1913): kroatischer Forschungsreisender und Kartograph Südäthiopiens" (Mirko Seljan (1871-1913)" Croatian explorer and cartographer of South-Ethiopia), Cartographica Helvetica 31 (2005), pp. 31-38.

Povijesna kartografija: kartografski izvori u povijesnim znanostima [Historical cartography: cartographical sources in historical sciences], Zagreb: Meridijani 2003. 

Historical towns' atlas. Volume I (Bjelovar: 2003); volume II  (Sisak: 2004);  volume III (Koprivnica 2005); volume IV ((Hrvatska Kostajnica, 2007).

Povijesna geografija Kosova [Historical geography of Kosovo]. Zagreb: Golden Marketing 2006.

Povijesna geografija rijeke Krke: kartografska svjedocanstva [Historical geography of the river Krka: cartographic testimony]. Sibenik: National park Krka 2007.

Török, Zsolt

"Luigi Ferdinando Marsigli (1658-1730) and early thematic mapping in the history of cartography". In: Zentai, L., Györffy, J. and Török, Zs.:  Térkép - tudomány/ Map - Science.  Térképtudomány Tanulmányok 13, ELTE Térképtudományi és Geoinformatikai Tanszék, Budapest, 2006, pp. 403-413.

"Mikoviny's Epistola (1732) and the principles of topographical map making" . In:  Alexey Postnikov (ed.): Development of Ideas and Methods in Cartography. Materials of the Commission Meeting in Kaliningrad, Moscow, August 2006.

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