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Newsletter No 64

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Exploring places with maps

  • The National Archives of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg. A new law, new premises, a new way of working … ()

Looks at books

  • Le langage des géographes. Termes, signes, couleurs des cartes anciennes (1500-1800) by by François de Dainville | Preface by Hélène Richard, Jean-Louis Tissier and Cécile Souchon ()
  • Brabantia Ducatus | Geschiedenis en cartobibliografie van het Hertogdom Brabant tot 1795 by Mario Dorigo & Mathieu Franssen ()
  • The Da Vinci Globe by Stefaan Missine ()
  • Franz Ritter von Hauslab, der gelehrte Offizier by Jan Mokre ()

Pictures at an Exhibition

  • Pictura Loquens ()


  • Bears with measuring chains … ()
  • The Map Room at the Royal Library of Belgium has a new reading room. Or not? ()

History and Cartography

  • Chronograms in cartography – an excursion into dates ()
  • Nieuwe Caart van de Rivier van Glasgow ()

How I Got Into Cartography

  • Interview with Angeliki Tsorlini ()