Geographer
A geographer is a scholar whose area of study is geography, the study of Earth's natural environment and human society.Although geographers are historically known as people who make maps, map making i...
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Zheng He
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James Cook
Captain James Cook the English explorer, navigator and cartographer. A Captain in the Royal Navy, Cook made three voyages to the Pacific Ocean, exploring the...
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Ptolemy
Claudius Ptolemy (/ˈtɒləmi/; Greek: Κλαύδιος Πτολεμαῖος, Klaudios Ptolemaios, [kláwdios ptolɛmɛ́ːos]; Latin: Claudius Ptolemaeus; c. AD 90 – c. 168) was a Greco-Egyptian writer of Alexan...
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Gerardus Mercator
Gerardus Mercator (born 5 March 1512 in Rupelmonde, County of Flanders (in modern Belgium), died 2 December 1594 in Duisburg, United Duchies of Jülich-Cleves-Berg, (modern-day Germany)) was a cartogra...
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John Philipps Emslie
John Philipps Emslie (1839–1913) was a British topographical artist and folklorist.From 1854, Emslie studied at The Working Men’s College, and was a student of Dante Gabriel Rossetti.He became a topog...
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Claes Jansz. Visscher
Claes Janszoon Visscher (1587 – 19 June 1652) was a Dutch Golden Age draughtsman, engraver, mapmaker and publisher.
Visscher, who was born and died in Amsterdam, was also known as Nicolas Joannes ...
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Anne Buttimer
Anne Buttimer (born 31 October 1938) is an Irish geographer. She is emeritus professor of geography at University College, Dublin.
Buttimer grew up in Ireland with strong Catholic convictions. She...
James Tod
Lieutenant-Colonel James Tod (20 March 1782 – 18 November 1835) was an English-born officer of the British East India Company and an Oriental scholar. He combined his official role and his amateu...
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Émile Petitot
Father Émile-Fortuné Petitot (also known as Émile-Fortuné-Stanislas-Joseph Petitot) (Inuk name, Mitchi Pitchitork Tchikraynarm iyoyé, meaning "Mr. Petitot, son of the Sun") (December 3, 1838-May 13, 1...
Alexey Nagayev
Alexey Ivanovich Nagayev (Russian: Алексей Иванович Нагаев, March 17, 1704, Sertyakino-January 8, 1781, Saint Petersburg) was a Russian hydrographer, cartographer and an admiral (since 1769). Comi...
Michael John Wise
Professor Michael John Wise CBE, MC (born 17 August 1918) is Emeritus Professor of Geography, University of London.
Michael Wise was born in Stafford in 1918, son of Harry Cuthbert Wise and Sarah ...
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Climatology
Climatology (from Greek κλίμα, klima, "place, zone"; and -λογία, -logia) is the study of climate, scientifically defined as weather conditions averaged over a period of time. This modern field of stud...
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Crates of Mallus
Crates of Mallus (Greek: Κράτης ὁ Μαλλώτης; fl. 2nd century BC), was a Greek language grammarian and Stoic philosopher, leader of the literary school and head of the library of Pergamum. His chief wor...
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Li Jifu
Li Jifu (李吉甫) (758 – November 18, 814), courtesy name Hongxian (弘憲), formally Duke Zhongyi of Zhao (趙忠懿公), was an official of the Chinese dynasty Tang Dynasty, serving as a chancellor during the reign...
Helge Skappel
Helge Sommerfelt Skappel (5 September 1907 – 17 October 2001) was a Norwegian aviator, photographer and cartographer. He was among the early aviation company owners in Norway, and later became known a...
Grafton Tyler Brown
Grafton Tyler Brown (1841–1918) was an American painter, lithographer and cartographer. Brown was the first African American artist to create works depicting the Pacific Northwest and California.He wa...
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Map of Juan de la Cosa
The map or chart of Juan de la Cosa is a mappa mundi painted on parchment, 93 cm high and 183 cm wide, currently preserved at the Museo Naval of Madrid (Spain). A line of text on the map says it ...
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