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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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FAIL of the Day?-Twenty-five Percent of the Journal News? Rockland County Gun-Map not Accurate | The Rockland County Times
The Journal News misfires? | Beat the Press
Putnam County, NY, won?t give gun info to paper | DailyComet.com
Journal News Clarifies: We Did Not Print Gun Permit Story - :: Cincinnati news story :: LOCAL 12 WKRC-TV in Cincinnati
New Rockland Coalition Blasts Gun Map, Seeks Change - Peekskill-Cortlandt, NY Patch
After outcry over map of gun permit holders, newspaper hires armed guards - CNN.com
Journal News' gun-owner database draws criticism | The Journal News | LoHud.com | lohud.com
Too far? Newspaper publishes gun owner home addresses - CBS News
Blogger Christopher Fountain Hits Back Against Gun Owners' Map, Publishes Addresses Of Journal News Staff
Map: Where are the gun permits in your neighborhood? | The Journal News | LoHud.com | lohud.com
NYC Pre-Christmas Gun Map Sparks Controversy - All Points Blog


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