Film, Video Sea Monsters on Medieval & Renaissance Maps

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Title
Sea Monsters on Medieval & Renaissance Maps
Summary
A discussion on the representations of sea monsters on medieval and Renaissance maps.
Event Date
September 05, 2013
Notes
-  Chet Van Duzer, a fellow at the John Carter Brown Library, is an independent scholar focusing on the history of cartography and historical geography, and his articles have appeared in Terrae Incognitae, Imago Mundi, Orbis Terrarum, and Geographical. His monograph on Johann Schoner's terrestrial globe of 1515 was recently published by the American Philosophical Society, and he has a book about sea monsters on medieval and Renaissance maps.
Related Resources
John W. Kluge Center: http://www.loc.gov/kluge/
Running Time
53 minutes, 16 seconds
Language
English
Online Format
video
online text

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