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Book Announcement: Architecturalized Asia: Mapping a Continent Through History

We are pleased to announce the recent publication of Architecturalized Asia: Mapping a Continent Through History which has been co-published by Honk Kong University Press and the University of Hawai’i Press and co-edited by Vimalin Rujivacharakul, H. 325 more words

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Magnificent Maps (originally posted September '10)

Due to some builder-related technical fault, the phones and internet at my work were down, so I was allowed to leave the office at 3pm. This left me with over four hours until I was due to meet friends for a meal in Covent Garden, so how did I choose to fill my time? 384 more words

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Canada and Russia: Diplomacy Through Cartography

Last week, Canada and Russia engaged in a terse diplomatic back-and-forth through an unlikely medium: cartography.  With tensions over Ukraine reaching a fever pitch in these final days of summer, Canada’s NATO delegation saw fit to say what we in the west were all thinking.   351 more words

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Bandit hideout [map]

Every area has one.

It had been a particularly fruitful year for Jack deWeez and his gang, robbing travelers along the road through Felltimber woods. But after stripping so many plump merchants of their belongings, word eventually got out among bandits in the neighboring areas. 226 more words

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Ever Heard of Luxembourg?

Spent some of the other week in Luxembourg City for another music-related mission.

To sum up- it’s very small, it’s mostly built in and around a big ravine, it’s got a lot of old walls with holes in, is hideously overpriced and everyone wants to know your life story… Seriously, you try and be polite and ask questions which here would get a banal, ‘oh it’s all good, thanks’, there gets an hour-long discussion. 171 more words

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Atlas wept

To grasp the catastrophic scope of destruction in Gaza, there are three new resources of exceptional importance.  First, Lewis Whyld‘s The Gaza War Map… 1,009 more words

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