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By Paul Jarvis,Keith Williams

Maps have lengthy held a fascination for travelers and would-be visitors alike. Drawing on interesting and specified fabric from the British airlines archive, curator Paul Jarvis makes a speciality of the attractive map art used over approximately a hundred years of historical past to chart our voyages throughout the skies – from early advertisements to twenty-first-century on-board relocating maps – and the very important maps and charts utilized by pilots and navigators.

The development of creative kinds used in the course of the a long time and using maps, technical or stylised, to offer very important details or to advertise the allure of air go back and forth is gifted in impressive complete color. authorized via British airlines and with a foreword via Keith Williams, the administrative Chairman of British airlines, this ebook indicates the iconic energy of maps to spark our imagination.

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