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Contents Preface Introduction. Andrea Bianco's Three Maps Chapter 1. The World Viewe of the Mappamundi in the 13th Century Chapter 2. Marine Charts and Sailing Directions Chapter 3. Sea Chart and Mappamundi in the 14th Century Chapter 4. Merchants, Missionaries, and Travel Writers Chapter 5. The Recovery of Ptolemy's Geography Chapter 6. Frau Mauro: The Debate on the Map Chapter 7. The Persistence of Tradition in 15th-Century World Maps Chapter 8. The Transformation of the World Map Conclusion Notes Index
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Geography -- History -- 15th century.
Cartography -- History.