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Geographers: Biobibliographical Studies, Volume 35 by Hayden Lorimer,Charles W. J. Withers PDF

By Hayden Lorimer,Charles W. J. Withers

Geographers: Biobibliographical stories, quantity 35 contains seven essays discussing the contribution made to geography by means of 11 geographers. the themes comprise: 3 British figures, Francis Rennell Rodd (1895-1978) specialist at the Sahara; David Harris (1930-2013), a geographer with archaeological pursuits; and William Gordon East, historic geographer (1902-1998); a Spanish city pupil, Enric Martin (1928-2012); Mauricio de Almeida Abreu (1948-2011), a Brazilian city and historic geographer; and essays on French geographers, one on Jacques Levainville (1869-1932), the opposite an leading edge prosopographical essay on 5 French authors excited by the enormous Vidalian Geographie Universelle of the early twentieth century. In those experiences, geography's foreign dimensions are illuminated and the subject's shiny historical past proven to be the results of dedicated endeavours within the box, within the lecture room and in print.

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