Britain'S Tudor Maps: County by County download free [PDF and Ebook] by John Speed

Britain'S Tudor Maps: County by County download free [PDF and Ebook] by John Speed year 2017
  • Book name: Britain'S Tudor Maps: County by County
  • Author: John Speed
  • Release date: 2017/1/5
  • Publisher: PAVILION BOOKS
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Reference
  • ISBN: 9781849943840
  • Rating: 7.8 of 10
  • Votes: 490
  • Review by: Tammara Griffin
  • Review rating: 8.5 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/22
  • Total pages: 160
  • Includes a PDF summary of 12 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: A stunning new edition of the earliest atlas of the British Isles.Britain's Tudor Maps: County by County reproduces the maps of John Speed's 1611 collection The Theatre of Great Britaine in large, easy-to-read format for the first time. Compiled from 1596, these richly detailed maps show each county of Great Britain individually and as they existed at the time, complete with a wealth of heraldic decoration, illustrations and royal portraits.With an introduction by the bestselling author Nigel Nicholson, each map is presented alongside a fascinating commentary by Alasdair Hawkyard, elaborating on both the topographical features and the social conditions of each county at the time, enabling an examination of how the physical and social landscape has been transformed over time.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 10H16M
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Geographical Reference, British & Irish History, Medieval History, Historical Maps & Atlases, World Atlases / World Maps, Historical Geography
  • Available formats: DOC, TXT, PDF, TCR, EPUB, HTML, WORD, SNB. Compressed in ZIP, TBZ2, RAR, AZW3, IMG
  • Download servers: Hotfile, ADrive, BitShare, Torrent, Mediafire, Google Drive, Uploaded, HowFile.com, Robust Files, Dropbox
  • Format: Hardback
  • Approximate value: 69.90 USD
  • Dimensions: 305x400x20mm
  • Weight: 1,940g
  • Printed by: Batsford Ltd
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom
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