Map of a Nation

Map of a Nation

£12.99
Cod Eitem : 9781847082541
Awdur(on)/Author(s) : Rachel Hewitt
Enillodd asiantiaeth mapio Prydain, yr Ordnance Survey, barch mawr ymhlith sefydliadau Prydeinig. Ond beth wyddom am ei ddechreuadau a'i heriau? O'r diwedd, dyma stori anhygoel creu'r map cyflawn, cywir a fforddiadwy cyntaf o Ynysoedd Prydain.

The Ordnance Survey is a much beloved British institution, but in our modern map-obsessed world how much do we know about its curious origins and extraordinary challenges? Here at last is the remarkable story of the creation of the first complete, accurate, affordable map of the British Isles.