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Newsletter No 49

Titles of articles


  • Cartographic treasures of Bruges - BIMCC excursion - 18 February 2014

History of Cartography

  • The mystery surrounding the Matteo Perez d'Aleccio map prints of the Great Siege of Malta of 1565

Looks at books

  • The Fourth Part of the World
  • Japoniae Insulae. The mapping of Japan
  • A curious and impertinent geography of France
  • Meridians - Texts, debates and passions about the Paris and Greenwich meridians
  • Die Weltkarte des Nicolas de Fer aus dem Jahr 1694
  • The Charting of Maltese Waters. A Historical Account
  • Rund um die Globen - In memoriam Rudolf Schmidt


  • Maps, Globes, Instruments and Books in the Early Modern History of Science at the CIUHCT in Lisbon
  • História da Cartografia Ibérica: do Mediterrâneo ao Mundo - International Workshop, 27-28 March, Lisbon

How I Got Into Cartography

  • Tom Harper