More maps (cartography)

I have always loved old maps and think they are beautiful pieces of art and actually tell us a lot about our history as well as other peoples history and views on the world at large.

Boston.

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New England

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The World circa 1587.

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Celestial Map of the Heavens.

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Fools cap map.

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Map article I ran across..

http://www.esquire.com/features/best-and-brightest-2008/best-new-cartographers-1208#slide-1

One of the maps associated with the article.

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