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Author Kessell, John L., cartographer, author

Title Whither the waters : mapping the Great Basin, from Bernardo de Miera to John C. Frémont / John L. Kessell
Published Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press, 2017
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Description 1 online resource
Summary This book places the man and the map in historical context, reminding readers of the enduring significance of Miera y Pacheco
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed February 1, 2017)
Subject Frémont, John Charles, 1813-1890 -- Discovery and exploration -- Maps
Miera y Pacheco, Bernardo de -- Discovery and exploration -- Maps
Cartography -- Great Basin -- History -- 18th century
Cartography -- Great Basin -- History -- 19th century
Great Basin -- Historical geography -- Maps
Genre/Form Atlases
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0826358241 (electronic bk.)
9780826358240 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Mapping the Great Basin, from Miera (1776) to Frémont (1854)