Edinburgh

Mapping the City

Author: Christopher Fleet

Publisher: Birlinn

ISBN:

Category: History

Page: 303

View: 862

"In association with the National Library of Scotland."

Cities of the World

A History in Maps

Author: Peter Whitfield

Publisher: Univ of California Press

ISBN:

Category: Science

Page: 208

View: 138

Traces the historic form and special character of the world's greatest cities through a collection of maps and panoramic views, from Athens to Brasilia, Washington to Moscow, San Francisco to Saigon, and Venice to Lhasa.

Edinburgh City Break Guide

Author: Annie Bullen

Publisher: Jarrold Publishing

ISBN:

Category: History

Page: 104

View: 431

Edinburgh city break guide

Edinburgh History of the Book in Scotland, Volume 2

Enlightenment and Expansion 1707-1800

Author: Stephen W Brown

Publisher: Edinburgh University Press

ISBN:

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 688

View: 651

The first thorough study of the book trade during the age of Fergusson and Burns.

Mapping Cultures

Place, Practice, Performance

Author: L. Roberts

Publisher: Springer

ISBN:

Category: Social Science

Page: 309

View: 101

An interdisciplinary collection exploring the practices and cultures of mapping in the arts, humanities and social sciences. It features contributions from scholars in critical cartography, social anthropology, film and cultural studies, literary studies, art and visual culture, marketing, museum studies, architecture, and popular music studies.

Collins Discovering Edinburgh

The Illustrated Map

Author: Collins Uk

Publisher: Harpercollins Pub Limited

ISBN:

Category: Travel

Page: 1

View: 491

Edinburgh, home to the Scottish parliament, is on the itinerary of many visitors to Scotland. This brand new edition retains the delightful water-color mapping, with individual paintings of all the main sights and landmarks. Popular areas at larger scale, hundreds of shops, restaurants, cafés and bars, comprehensive travel information and index. Includes: Large-scale plans of the Castle, Royal Mile, Botanic Gardens, Leith and Newington. Shop by shop street maps of Princes Street, George Street, Victoria Street and the Grassmarket. Railway stations, bus routes, taxi ranks and car parks. Historical and contemporary anecdotes. Suggestions for day trips out of the city. Comprehensive index.

Sexual State

Author: Roger Davidson

Publisher: Edinburgh University Press

ISBN:

Category: Social Science

Page: 336

View: 601

This is the first scholarly study of Scotland's sexual coming-of-age in the post-war period, charting its political growth from a deeply moralistic policy framework towards a less judgmental, global and scientific context.

Discovering Edinburgh Illustrated Map

Author: Dominic Beddow

Publisher: Collins Publishers

ISBN:

Category: Edinburgh (Scotland)

Page: 1

View: 945

Edinburgh, home to the Scottish Parliament, is on the itinerary of many visitors to Scotland. Delightful water-colour mapping, with individual paintings of all the main sights and landmarks. Popular areas at larger scale, hundreds of shops, restaurants, caf's and bars, comprehensive travel information and index. Includes: Large-scale plans of the Castle, Royal Mile, Botanic Gardens, Leith and Newington. Shop-by-shop street maps of Princes Street, George Street, Victoria Street and the Grassmarket. Railway stations, bus routes, taxi ranks and car parks. Historical and contemporary anecdotes. Suggestions for day trips out of the city. Comprehensive index. AREA OF COVERAGE Covers the centre of Edinburgh from Inverleith Park in the north to The Meadows in the south, and from the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art in the west to the Palace of Holyroodhouse in the east.