Aaron Arrowsmith

(1750—1823) cartographer and map publisher

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British geographer and cartographer. Aaron Arrowsmith published many fine maps and atlases based on the best available sources. His maps are of value to the student of exploration, most notably the student of exploration of North America. The maps are regarded as authoritative references concerning the progress of exploration and discovery.


From The Oxford Companion to World Exploration in Oxford Reference.

Subjects: World History.

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