Limit search to available items
Book Cover
Author Hornsby, Stephen J. (Stephen John), 1956-

Title Surveyors of empire : Samuel Holland, J.W.F. Des Barres, and the making of the Atlantic Neptune / Stephen J. Hornsby ; with cartography by Hope Stege
Published Montréal [Que.] : McGill-Queen's University Press, [2011]
Beaconsfield, Quebec : Canadian Electronic Library, 2012
Online access available from:
EBSCO eBook Academic Collection    View Resource Record  


Description 1 online resource (xvii, 269 pages) : illustrations (some color), color maps, color portraits, digital file
Series Carleton library series ; 220
Carleton library series ; 220
Contents Surveyors at War -- Surveys -- Surveying -- Plans and Descriptions -- Surveyors as Proprietors -- The Atlantic Neptune -- Epilogue: Beyond the surveys -- Appendixes
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Des Barres, Joseph F. W. (Joseph Frederick Wallet), 1722-1824. Atlantic Neptune
Holland, Samuel, 1728-1801.
Cartographers -- Great Britain.
Nautical charts -- Atlantic Coast (North America)
Atlantic Coast (North America) -- Maps.
Genre/Form Maps.
Form Electronic book
Author Stege, Hope.
ISBN 0773587349 (electronic bk.)
9780773587342 (electronic bk.)