TCI: Mapping Lab: Europe and Russia

Teachers’ Curriculum Institute. Mapping Lab: Europe and Russia. Teachers’ Curriculum Institute (TCI), 2006. ISBN: 1583714383. Unmarked. Very Good. Folder. (#30783) $15.00

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Includes Lesson Guide. 7 transparencies and 15 placards in a folder with a velcro tab. Aimed at Middle and High School students. Part of Geography Alive! Regions and People set.

PORTUONDO, MM: Secret Science: Spanish Cosmography and the New World

Portuondo, Maria M. Secret Science: Spanish Cosmography and the New World. University of Chicago Press, 2013. ISBN: 9780226055404. Factory sealed. Like New. Paperback. (#30741) $30.00

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Studies the flow of geographical knowledge from the New World to Spain and how Spanish cosmographers sought to integrate the New World into the conceptual framework of Renaissance science. The book shows how they transformed traditional ways of explaining nature and developed new and sometimes innovative ways of dealing with the flood of new knowledge arriving from overseas.

OLES, T: Walls: Enclosure and Ethics in the Modern Landscape

Oles, Thomas. Walls: Enclosure and Ethics in the Modern Landscape. University of Chicago Press, 2015. ISBN: 9780226199245. Unmarked. Some bends on dust jacket, spine head and front bottom. Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#30735) $36.00

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Oles traces the rich array of practices and meanings connected to the making and marking of boundaries across history and prehistory, and he describes how these practices have declined in recent centuries. Black and white illustrations. Notes. Index.