This book focuses on the work of the great sixteenth-century traveller and map-maker Andre Thevat and explores the interrelations between representation and power in the age of discovery.
|Publication date:||25th September 1994|
|Author:||Frank Lestringant, Stephen Greenblatt|
|Categories:||Geographical discovery & exploration, Cartography, map-making & projections, Biography: general,|
Frank Lestringant is a leading authority of humanism and on the age of discovery. His previous books include Andre Thevet, Cosmographe des Derniers Valois (Droz, 1991) and Le Huguenot et le Sauvage (Klincksieck, 1990).More About Frank Lestringant, Stephen Greenblatt