The Man Who Mapped the PlanetBook - 2003
Explores the life of Gerhard Mercator, who created the map and solved the dimensional riddle that plagued cosmographers for years, revealing a man who attended one of Europe's top universities but was persecuted by the Inquisition.
Publisher: New York : H. Holt, 2003
Edition: 1st Amer. ed
Branch Call Number: BIOGRAPHY 526 MERCATOR 2003
Characteristics: xiii, 348 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm