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Terra Nostra, 1550-1950: The Stories Behind the Maps. 0660194961 (ISBN13: 9780660194967).

Terra Nostra is a celebration of the mapping of Canada-for Library and Archives Canada, it is also a celebration and a sharing of the extraordinary historical resource that is contained in its cartographic holdings. Terra Nostra, 1550-1950: The Stories Behind the Maps.

Jeffrey S. Murray, senior archivist at Library and Archives Canada in Ottawa, has helped acquire signficant records on Canada's cartographic heritage for over twenty years. Hardcover: 192 pages.

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Canada is immense, stretching more than 4,600 kilometres from the northern tip of Ellesmere Island to the southern . From the inception of our institution in 1872 until today’s Library and Archives Canada, part of our mandate has been to acquire and preserve the cartographic heritage of Canada.

Canada is immense, stretching more than 4,600 kilometres from the northern tip of Ellesmere Island to the southern tip of Point Pelee, and 5,047 kilometres from St. John’s on the Atlantic coast to Victoria on the Pacific. At . million square kilometres, it takes up half a continent and could easily accommodate much of Europe. The collection spans an incredible array of mapping initiatives, from the portolan charts of the early explorers, to recent aerial images of east coast ice floes.

It is the fourth biggest library in the world. LAC reports to Parliament through Pablo Rodríguez, the Minister of Canadian Heritage since August 28, 2018

Terra Nostra is a celebration of the mapping of Canada-for Library and Archives Canada, it is also a celebration and a sharing of the extraordinary historical resource that is contained in its cartographic holdings.

Автор: Jeffrey S. Murray Название: Terra Nostra, 1550-1950: The Stories Behind .