A compelling exploration of the ways that humans have mapped the world throughout history, with interesting examples of mapping from the birth of cartography to the cutting-edge contemporary techniques of map-making. Map: Exploring the World brings together more than 250 fascinating examples of maps and reflects the many reasons people make maps - to find their way, to assert ownership, to encourage settlement, or to show political power. Carefully chosen by an international panel of experts and arranged to highlight thought-provoking contrasts and similarities, it features maps by the greatest names in cartography and lesser-known creators, as well as rare maps from around the world.
A beautiful chart of cultivated plants from a mid-19c teaching aid is beautifully reproduced on this jigsaw puzzle. 1000 piece puzzle 55cm x 70cm Packaged in a 10" tube, with hand sewn muslin bag inside
This quote is taken from the speech made by Millicent Fawcett following the death of suffragette Emily Davidson. Inspired by Gillian Wearing CBE's bronze statue of Fawcett in Parliament Square, laser cut matt gold acrylic recreates a banner, with her infamous call to arms laser...
An amazing variety of jellyfish appear on this vintage educational chart, which has been turned into a gorgeous jigsaw puzzle. 1000 piece puzzle 55cm x 70cm Packaged in a 10" tube, with hand sewn muslin bag inside
ICYMI. Present Indicative will donate £1 to the NHS Charities Together Fund for every one of these tea towels sold. OVER £1000 RAISED SO FAR, Thank you!!! Care guide: Machine washable. Approximately 78 x 48 cm. 100% cotton.