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Geographical Sciences

This guide contains information on selected resources for research in Geography. It includes both print and electronic resources. Many electronic resources, such as indexes and journals, are available to ASU-affiliated users only.

Biographies - General

Baker, Daniel B., ed., 1993. Explorers and discoverers of the World. High Density Storage Collection, Stacks G200 .E96x 1993

Barton, Thomas Frank. 1992. Leaders in American geography. High Density Storage Collection, Stacks G67 .B37 1992

Buttimer, Anne, 1983. The practice of geography.High Density Storage Collection, Stacks G67 .B87 1983

Freeman, T. W., 1977 - Present. Geographers: biobibliographical studies. High Density Storage Collection, Stacks G67 .G44x

Larkin, Robert P. and Peters, Gary L., 1993. Biographical dictionary of geography. High Density Storage Collection, Stacks G67 .L37 1993

Smith, Ben A. 2003. American geographers, 1784-1812: a bio-bibliographical guide. High Density Storage Collection, Stacks G67 .S65 2003

Biographies - Cartography

Karrow, Robert W. 1993. Mapmakers of the sixteenth century and their maps : bio-bibliographies of the cartographers of Abraham Ortelius, 1570 : based on Leo Bagrow's A. Ortelii Catalogus cartographorum. High Density Storage Collection, Stacks GA198 .K37x 1993

Tooley, R. V. A dictionary of mapmakers, including cartographers, geographers, publishers, engravers, etc., from earliest times to 1900.
[no. 16 v.1; no. 28 v. 2; no. 40 v. 3; no. 50 v.4; no. 67 v.5; no. 78 v. 6]

Tooley, R. V., 1979. Tooley's Dictionary of mapmakers. High Density Storage Collection, Stacks GA198 .T66

Tooley, R. V., 1985. Tooley's Dictionary of mapmakers: Supplement. West Valley campus (Fletcher) Library, Stacks GA198 .T66 Suppl.

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