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Placing history how maps, spatial data, and GIS are changing historical scholarship

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Published by ESRI Press in Redlands, Calif .
Written in English


  • Historical geographic information systems -- Congresses.,
  • Historical geography -- Methodology -- Congresses.

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Edition Notes

Statementedited by Anne Kelly Knowles ; digital supplement edited by Amy Hillier.
ContributionsKnowles, Anne Kelly., Hillier, Amy, 1970-
LC ClassificationsG70.212 .P55 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationxx, 313 p. :
Number of Pages313
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21039696M
ISBN 101589480139
ISBN 109781589480131
LC Control Number2007038445

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