Download e-book for iPad: Unfolding Irish landscapes: Tim Robinson, culture and by Derek Gladwin,Christine Cusick

Download e-book for iPad: Unfolding Irish landscapes: Tim Robinson, culture and by Derek Gladwin,Christine Cusick

By Derek Gladwin,Christine Cusick

ISBN-10: 0719099471

ISBN-13: 9780719099472

ISBN-10: 178499278X

ISBN-13: 9781784992781

An extraordinary compilation of serious and artistic essays and visible texts from major foreign students, Unfolding Irish landscapes offers cross-disciplinary stories of the prose, cartography, visible artwork and cultural legacy of the award-winning paintings of cartographer and author Tim Robinson. This ebook explores the method during which Robinson has addressed the ancient and geographical tensions that suffuse the landscapes of eire. Robinson's certain tools of map-making and topographical writing catch the geographical and cultural realization of not just eire, but in addition of the full North Atlantic archipelago. via either topographic prose and cartography Robinson undertakes one of many maximum explorations of the Irish panorama via a unmarried individual in contemporary historical past, paralleling, if now not surpassing, Robert Lloyd Praeger's vast catalogue of writings and normal histories of western Ireland.

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