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Globes: 400 Years of Exploration, Navigation and Power
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Trace the history of terrestrial and celestial globes—dating from the early sixteenth century to the nineteenth—with this stunning photographic tour of the British Library’s collection. Globes: 400 Years of Exploration, Navigation and Power is organized chronologically, and you will be as amazed by the diverse designs as by the history of man’s understanding of the earth and the heavens. Hardcover, 224 pages. 11" x 8.9".
Our National Museum of American History curates an extensive collection of globes.
Every Smithsonian purchase will arrive with a museum provenance card explaining how it is adapted from or inspired by an object or objects in our collection.
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