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Description - Mapping Colonial Conquest by Norman Etherington

A cross-disciplinary survey of the history of cartography in Australia and Southern Africa which charts the trajectories of both colonial conquest and mapping technologies in both regions. Cartography is herein revealed to be the product of powerful social formations (fiscal, dynastic, military, commercial and imperial), informing not only where we see ourselves in the world but also how our cultural, historical and economic identities have developed over time.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780980296440
ISBN-10: 0980296447
Format: Paperback
Pages: 224
Imprint: University of Western Australia Press
Publisher: UWA Publishing
Publish Date: 1-Aug-2007
Country of Publication: Australia

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Author Biography - Norman Etherington

Norman Etherington is Professor of History at The University of Western Australia, a Fellow of the Australian Academy of the Social Sciences and former President of the Australian Historical Association. His recent books include Missions and Empire (2005) and The Great Treks: The Transformation of South Africa 1815 - 1854 (2001).

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