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Magazine by the British Cartographic Society. Read in full.

Wyld’s Great Globe

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60 feet and 4 inches in diameter ‘Wyld’s Great Globe’ was truly a wondrous fabrication that we only just discovered! You know how we love huge globes.....

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Cartography’s Top 5 Sea Monsters

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Sea monster accounts are found in virtually all cultures that have contact with the sea. Van Duzer’s book Sea Monsters on Medieval and Renaissance Maps, published earlier this year, explores how medieval