Cartography Books

Ralph E. Ehrenberg, Mapping the World: An Illustrated History of Cartography, 2005

Simon Garfield, On The Map: Why the World Looks the Way It Does, 2012

Katharine Harmon, You Are Here: Personal Geographies and Other Maps of the Imagination, 2003

Frank Jacobs, Strange Maps: An Atlas of Cartographic Curiosities, 2009

Ken Jennings, Maphead: Charting the Wide, Weird World of Geography Wonks, 2011

Caroline Laffon, Mapping the World: Stories of Geography, 2009

Toby Lester, The Fourth Part of the World: The Epic Story of History’s Greatest Map, 2009

Mark Ovenden, Railway Maps of the World, 2011
–– Transit Maps of the World, 2003

Daniel Rosenberg, Cartographies of Time: A History of the Timeline, 2010

Thomas Suarez, Early Mapping of Southeast Asia: The Epic Story of Seafarers, Adventurers, and Cartographers Who First Mapped the Regions between China and India, 1999

Peter Whitfield, Cities of the World: A History in Maps, 2005


Sketches of Travel in the East