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Dispossessing the Wilderness: Indian Removal and the Making of the National Parks. By Mark Spence. New York: Oxford University Press, 1999. viii + 190 pp. Illustrations, maps, notes, index. $35.00

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Energy and the Making of Modern California. By James C. Williams. Akron, Ohio: University of Akron Press, 1997. xviii + 465 pp. Photographs, maps, figures, tables, notes, index. Cloth $49.95, paper $24.95

The Urban Origins of Suburban Autonomy. By Richardson Dilworth. Illustrations, maps, notes, index; The Code of the City: Standards and the Hidden Language of Place Making. By Eran Ben-Joseph. Illustrations, notes, bibliography, index

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William J. Smyth. Map-Making, Landscapes and Memory: A Geography of Colonial and Early Modern Ireland c. 1530–1750. (Critical Conditions: Field Day Essays and Monographs, number 16.) Notre Dame, Ind.: University of Notre Dame Press, in association with Field Day. 2006. Pp. xxiii, 584. $80.00

The Making of the Cretan Landscape. By Oliver Rackham and Jennifer Moody. Manchester, England: Manchester University Press, distributed in the U.S. and Canada by St. Martin's Press, 1996. xvii + 237 pp. Illustrations, maps, notes, bibliography, index. Cloth $79.95, paper $29.95

 

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Scotland's rich cartographic heritage derives from several distinct phases of map‐making over five centuries. Because map‐makers select only certain features and then portray them as they wish them to be ...

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