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Newsletter No 61

Titles of articles

Looks at books

  • Mario Cam's 'Companions in Geography'

Pictures at an Exhibition

  • Cosmography at the Louvre Abu Dhabi museum


  • UNESCO's 'Memory of the World International Register' - The Great Siege of Malta maps of 1565
  • PHIMCOS, the Philippine Map Collectors’ Society – Update
  • 1525 Ptolemy’s Geography re-united at Princeton University

History and Cartography

  • The Portuguese voyages to the Spice Islands and the first European maps and sketches of Southeast Asia, 1502-1554
  • The formation of the border between Belgium and Luxembourg in 1830-1839 ()

How I Got Into Cartography

  • Interview with Michael Bischoff