The fourth part of the world : the race to the ends of the Earth, and the epic story of the map that gave America its name
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New York : Free Press, 2009.
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xii, 462 pages : ill, maps ; 23 cm.
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English
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9781416535317, 1416535314

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Includes bibliographical references (p. 407-435) and index.
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A chronicle of the early sixteenth-century creation of the Waldseemüller map offers insight into how monks, classicists, merchants, and other contributors from earlier periods shaped the map's creation.
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Lester, T. (2009). The fourth part of the world: the race to the ends of the Earth, and the epic story of the map that gave America its name. New York: Free Press.

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Lester, Toby. 2009. The Fourth Part of the World: The Race to the Ends of the Earth, and the Epic Story of the Map That Gave America Its Name. New York: Free Press.

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Lester, Toby, The Fourth Part of the World: The Race to the Ends of the Earth, and the Epic Story of the Map That Gave America Its Name. New York: Free Press, 2009.

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Lester, Toby. The Fourth Part of the World: The Race to the Ends of the Earth, and the Epic Story of the Map That Gave America Its Name. New York: Free Press, 2009. Print.

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