The first mapping of America the general survey of British North America /

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Bibliographic Details
Author / Creator: Johnson, Alexander, 1977- (Author)
Format: Electronic eBook
Imprint: London ; New York : I.B. Tauris, 2017.
Series:Tauris historical geography series ; 10.
Online Access:Available in ProQuest Ebook Central - Academic Complete.
Table of Contents:
  • Part I. On the tide of the Enlightenment
  • Part II. The antecedents and genesis of the General Survey
  • Part III. Mapping 'infant colonies' : the commencement of the General Survey
  • Part IV. 'Closing the net' : the General Survey during the administration of the Earl of Hillsborough
  • Part V. 'A new spring to our future endeavors' : the General Survery under the administration of the Earl of Dartmouth
  • Part VI. The General Survey and the militarisation of civilian cartography
  • Part VII. Conclusion and legacy.