Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: Ferro. Appears in: Moll's Compleat geographer, or, The chorography and topography of all the known parts of the earth ... 4th ed. London : Printed for J. Knapton, 1723. Includes text. Text on verso. In upper left corner: 116. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
Finding Our Place in the Cosmos: From Galileo to Sagan and Beyond
A thematic collection exploring changing models of the universe through time, ideas of life on other words and Carl Sagan’s place in the tradition of science. It features manuscripts, rare books, celestial atlases, newspaper articles, sheet music and movie posters. Like our ancestors, we look up at the heavens and wonder. What is the structure of the universe? How significant are we? Are we ...
Sagan, Carl - Druyan, Ann - Macfarlane, Seth
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Military Battles and Campaigns
This category contains maps showing campaigns of major military conflicts including troop movements, defensive structures and groundworks, roads to and from sites of military engagements, campsites, and local buildings, topography and vegetation. Some of the maps are manuscripts drawn on the field of battle, while others are engraved including some that have manuscript annotations reflecting the history of the battle or campaign. A significant ...
Cities and Towns
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[Taiwan tu fu Penghu qun dao tu].
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Bird's-eye-view. Shows busy life of native island people, also shows Qing officials, official offices, villiages, soliders, and defense walls during Qianlong period [1723-1727]. Accompanied text in Chinese, English, and Japanese. Relief shown pictorially. Oriented with north to the left. Accompanied by text: Taiwan tu fu Penghu qun dao tu. 4 pages ; 30 cm. Title from label pasted on: 台湾圖附澎湖群島圖.