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Mapping the Petersburg Campaign: Sutherland Station

I have come to believe that the primary reason why Petersburg is an often overlooked campaign in the scope of the Civil War is the challenge of understanding its nine and a half month progression. 634 more words

Battlefields & Historic Places

“A Map of the Upper Northwest. These are the signs of earliest human settlement. The more park like settings along the banks of the Artery attracted the proto-M’Hri before they took to the sea some 40,000 years ago. 102 more words


Detroit Atlas Collaboration

The Detroit Atlas Collaboration is a printmaking, mapmaking, and bookbinding project in Detroit. My name is Lyz Luidens, printmaker, teacher, and map enthusiast, and I am organizing this project. 392 more words


Japanese Master Artist Hokusai and a Map

Katushika Hokusai is perhaps the most important and most well-known Japanese artist. His most famous work is known as Under the Wave off Kanagawa, or simply,   234 more words


The Girl of Ink and Stars by Kiran Millwood Hargrave

There was only one map that showed the whole of our island, and it hung in Da’s study. I called it Ma’s map, because it had been passed down through her family for generations, maybe even since Arinta’s time, a thousand years ago.

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Book Review - The Mapmaker Chronicles series by A.L. Tait

The Mapmaker Chronicles is a great fantasy adventure series for primary-aged kids, written by A.L. Tait. The three books (Race to the End of the World… 258 more words

Book Reviews

Maps - Lesson 5c: Compass Rose

Lesson 5C – The Compass Rose

I’m going to start putting the links to previous lessons at the end of the post. They’re getting crazy! 476 more words