ERIC Number: EJ445146
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1991
European Cartography on the Eve of the Discoveries, Part 4: A World Map for Beginning Students, A.D. 1475.
Danzer, Gerald A.
Social Education, v55 n7 p430-32 Nov-Dec 1991
Describes the second map printed in Europe which appeared in 1475. Provides background information that teachers to help students grasp the fundamental aspects of the map. Explores the map as a whole, its details and parts, and the significance of the map for studying the world view of Europeans preceding Columbus's discoveries. (DK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Reference Materials - Geographic
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A