Moving to Map and Mapping to Move: The East Africa Colonial Itineraries of the IGMI Archives and Library as a Special Genre in Cartography

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Ciampi, Gabriele;
(2016)
  • Publisher: Universität Hamburg, Hiob Ludolf Centre for Ethiopian Studies
  • Journal: Aethiopica (issn: 2194-4024, eissn: 1430-1938)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.15460/aethiopica.18.1.736
  • Subject: Ethiopian Studies, Geography | map; cartography; itinearies; military; colonial period; East Africa | ddc:355 | ddc:910

Colonial Itineraries represent an informative product that has its origins in the innovative military organization of Revolutionary and Napoleonic France. Italian Colonial Itineraries were the outcome of exploration and intelligence activities carried out by selected mi... View more