By Robert Larkin,Gary Peters
This biographical dictionary presents sketches of seventy- seven individuals--explorers, writers, and scholars--from Aristotle to David W. Harvey, who made major contributions to the improvement of the self-discipline of geography. The paintings examines a pass component to geographers from various subfields in the self-discipline, from historical to modern.
Each access examines the profession and impression of the person after which presents chosen bibliographies of works through and in regards to the individual. The paintings comprises inner cross-referencing, and the whole quantity concludes with appendices directory the members chronologically in addition to by means of nation of start. It has a basic topic index and crucial reference fabric for most of the people and scholars searching for details on key figures and a historical past to the discipline.
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Biographical Dictionary of Geography by Robert Larkin,Gary Peters