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Map men : transnational lives and deaths of geographers in the making of East Central Europe / Steven Seegel.
Chicago ; London : The University of Chicago Press, 2018.
xv, 346 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustration, maps (some color) ; 27 cm
Penck, Albrecht, 1858-1945
Romer, Eugeniusz, 1871-1954
Rudnyt︠s︡ʹkyĭ, Stepan, 1877-1937
Bowman, Isaiah, 1878-1950
Teleki, Pál, gróf, 1879-1941
"This book is a group intellectual biography of five prominent geographers from East Central Europe and the United States between the 1870s and the 1950s. Seegel recreates the public and private worlds of these mapmakers, who interacted with and influenced one another even as they played key roles in defining and redefining borders, territories, nations, and ultimately the interconnection of the world throughout the period that includes the two World Wars."--Provided by publisher.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 235-337) and index.
Professor Penck's pupils -- Objectivity -- Courtiers -- Beruf -- A league of their own -- Ex-homes -- Twilight.
9780226438498 ((cloth ; : alk. paper))
022643849X ((cloth ; : alk. paper))
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