Indian Cartography: A Historical Perspective

Indian Cartography: A Historical Perspective

by P. L. Madan
     
 

ISBN-10: 8173041776

ISBN-13: 9788173041778

Pub. Date: 06/01/1997

Publisher: Manohar

The maps of a country are not only indicators of its political life but also illustrate its social and economic conditions. This volume traces the evolution of Indian maps from the time when India was only a concept in the minds of Ancient races, to the coming of the British, who established cartography on a scientific basis. Based on the original records of the

Overview

The maps of a country are not only indicators of its political life but also illustrate its social and economic conditions. This volume traces the evolution of Indian maps from the time when India was only a concept in the minds of Ancient races, to the coming of the British, who established cartography on a scientific basis. Based on the original records of the Government of India, this detailed and comprehensive book fills a long-standing gap in the study of Indian cartography.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9788173041778
Publisher:
Manohar
Publication date:
06/01/1997
Pages:
144
Product dimensions:
9.06(w) x 11.42(h) x (d)

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