Selected Bibliography

Links for books listed on this page will take you to an entry in the database, which will help you locate a copy of the book in a nearby library. Where open-access digital publications are available, the links are direct.

Alexander, J.J.G., J.H. Marrow, and L. Freeman Sandler. The Splendor of the Word: Medieval and Renaissance Illuminated Manuscripts at the New York Public Library. New York 2005.

Berggren, J.L., and A. Jones. Ptolemy’s Geography: An Annotated Translation of the Theoretical Chapters. Princeton 2000.

Calabrese, O., R. Giovannoli, and I. Pezzini, eds. Hic Sunt Leones. Geografia fantastica e viaggi straordinari. Milano 1983.

Camassa, G., and S. Fasce, eds. Idea e realtà del viaggio. Il viaggio nel mondo antico. Genova 1991.

Campbell, J.B. The Writings of the Roman Land Surveyors: Introduction, Text, Translation and Commentary. London 2000.

Carpenter, R. Beyond the Pillars of Heracles: The Classical World Seen Through the Eyes of Its Discoverers. New York 1966.

Dilke, O.A.W. Greek and Roman Maps. Ithaca 1985.

Duchêne, H., ed. Voyageurs et antiquité classique. Dijon 2003.

Dueck, D. Geography in Classical Antiquity. New York 2012.

Elliott, T. and S. Gillies. "Digital Geography and Classics". Digital Humanities Quarterly. 3.1 2009.

Guldi, J. "What is the Spatial Turn?" in Spatial Humanities: A Project of the Institute for Enabling Geospatial Scholarship. Charlottesville 2011.

Harley, J.B., and D. Woodward, eds. The History of Cartography. Vol. 1, Cartography in Prehistoric, Ancient, and Medieval Europe and Mediterranean. Chicago 1987.

Harley J.B. and D. Woodward, eds. The History of Cartography. Vol. 3, Cartography in the European Renaissance. Chicago 1987.

Jacob, C., and F. Lestringant, eds. Arts et légendes d’espaces. Figures du voyage et rhétoriques du monde. Paris 1981.

Janni, P., and E. Lanzillotta, eds. Geōgraphia: Atti del secondo Convegno maceratese su geografia e cartografia antica (Macerata, April 16–17, 1985). Rome 1988.

Knowles, A.K., ed. Past Time, Past Place: GIS for History. Redlands, CA 2002.

Knowles, A.K. and A. Hillier, eds. Placing history: how maps, spatial data, and GIS are changing historical scholarship. Redlands, CA 2008.

Nicolet, C. Space, Geography, and Politics in the Early Roman Empire. Ann Arbor 1991.

Rathmann, M., ed. Wahrnehmung und Erfassung geographischer Räume in der Antike. Mainz am Rhein 2007.

Romm, J.S. The Edges of the Earth in Ancient Thought: Geography, Exploration, and Fiction. Princeton 1992.

Talbert, R.J.A. Rome’s World: The Peutinger Map Reconsidered. Cambridge 2010. With online appendices.

Talbert, R.J.A., ed. Ancient Perspectives: Maps and Their Place in Mesopotamia, Egypt, Greece, and Rome. Chicago 2012.

Talbert R.J.A., ed. Barrington Atlas of the Greek and Roman World. Princeton 2000.

Talbert, R.J.A., and K. Brodersen, eds. Space in the Roman World: Its Perception and Presentation. Münster 2004.

Talbert, R.J.A., and R.W. Unger, eds. Cartography in Antiquity and the Middle Ages: Fresh Perspectives, New Methods. Leiden 2008.