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Mapping A History Of The World, And Our Place In It - NPR

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Monday, January 7th 2013
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Author Simon Garfield loves maps. His home in London is full of them — that's where they're stocked, hanging on walls and piled on shelves. So when Garfield was looking for a new topic to write about, not surprisingly, maps won out.
 
His new book is called On the Map: A Mind-Expanding Exploration of the Way the World Works.

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