History of Planetary Cartography


My work in this subject falls into two areas, documenting the history of mapping of other worlds, and looking for very ancient maps of the Moon.
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    Neolithic lunar maps at Knowth, Ireland
    Lunar nomenclature of Hevelius
    The Moon seen as a mirror of Earth's surface

    map bibliography files:

    sci.astro Planetary Map FAQ


    bibliography of maps of Amalthea

    bibliography of maps of Deimos

    bibliography of maps of Dione

    bibliography of maps of Enceladus

    bibliography of maps of Ganymede, up to end of 1995

    bibliography of USGS maps of Ganymede

    bibliography of maps of Gaspra

    bibliography of maps of Ida

    bibliography of maps of Io, up to end of 1995

    bibliography of USGS maps of Io

    bibliography of maps of Mimas

    bibliography of maps of Pluto

    bibliography of maps of Rhea

    bibliography of maps of Tethys

    bibliography of maps of Triton

    bibliography of maps of Vesta