By Richard J. A. Talbert (ed.)
In ninety nine full-color maps unfold over a hundred seventy five pages, the Barrington Atlas re-creates the complete international of the Greeks and Romans from the British Isles to the Indian subcontinent and deep into North Africa. It spans the territory of greater than seventy five sleek international locations. Its huge layout (13 1/4 x 18 in. or 33.7 x 46.4 cm) has been custom-designed by way of the top cartographic provider, MapQuest.com, Inc., and is unequalled for variety, readability, and aspect. Over 70 specialists, aided by way of an equivalent variety of experts, have labored from satellite-generated aeronautical charts to come back the trendy panorama to its historical visual appeal, and to mark historical names and lines in response to the main up to date ancient scholarship and archaeological discoveries. Chronologically, the Barrington Atlas spans archaic Greece to the past due Roman Empire, and not more than usual scales (1:500,000 and 1:1,000,000) are used to symbolize such a lot areas. because the 1870s, all makes an attempt to map the classical global comprehensively have failed. The Barrington Atlas has ultimately completed that elusive and difficult aim. it all started in 1988 on the college of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, below the course of the celebrated old historian Richard Talbert, and has been constructed with nearly $4.5 million in investment aid. The ensuing Barrington Atlas is a reference paintings of everlasting worth. It has an extremely wide entice every person around the globe with an curiosity within the old Greeks and Romans, the lands they penetrated, and the peoples and cultures they encountered in Europe, North Africa, and Western Asia. students and libraries may still locate it crucial. it's also for college students, tourists, fans of good cartography, and someone wanting to retrace Alexander's eastward marches, move the Alps with Hannibal, traverse the japanese Mediterranean with St. Paul, or give some thought to the roads, aqueducts, and security works of the Roman Empire. For the recent millennium the Barrington Atlas brings the traditional earlier again to lifestyles in an unforgettably brilliant and encouraging manner. Map-by-Map listing A Map-by-Map listing to the Barrington Atlas is out there on-line and in a separate two-volume print variation of as regards to 1,500 pages. The listing is designed to supply information regarding each position or characteristic within the Barrington Atlas. The part for every map contains: a concise textual content drawing consciousness to big problems in mapping a zone, reminiscent of broad panorama switch on account that antiquity, or asymmetric smooth exploration.a directory of each identify and have at the map, with simple information concerning the interval of career, the trendy equivalents of historic placenames, the fashionable nation in which they're situated, and short references to correct historic testimony or glossy studies.a bibliography of works cited.The Map-by-Map listing is a vital accompaniment to the Barrington Atlas. As a uniquely wealthy, complete, updated distillation of proof and scholarship, it has no fit in other places and opens find out how to a huge number of additional study tasks
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Map-By-Map Directory to Accompany the Barrington Atlas of the Greek and Roman World (2 Volume Set) by Richard J. A. Talbert (ed.)