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The 1st significant paintings to spot the unique iteration of yankee geographers—teachers, writers, surveyors, cartographers, engravers, and others—who made major contributions to the sector of geography in the course of the early years of the republic. As such, it represents a robust examine software for students attracted to studying approximately this team and the goods in their labors.A complete and inclusive reference paintings, this publication depicts the people who engaged within the institution and outline of the U.S.. It contains info on those that have been all for actions that ended in a awesome physique of data, maps, and literature of a geographic nature concerning the kingdom.

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