The Dawn of Modern Geography

    Article metrics

    Abstract

    THE practical value of scientific geography has, during the last few years, become so evident to all classes, that the number of students of this fascinating subject has increased to an almost incredible extent, and the growing popularity of the Royal Geographical Society is a standing proof of the fact. The men who travel for the sake of duty or pleasure hasten to communicate to this body the results of their notes and observations, and their “papers” or books supply us with details, often most minute, of the remote countries and regions which we have for long considered to be inaccessible.

    The Dawn of Modern Geography.

    By C. R. Beazley. Pp. xvi + 532. (London: Murray, 1897.)

    Access optionsAccess options

    Rent or Buy article

    Get time limited or full article access on ReadCube.

    from$8.99

    All prices are NET prices.

    Rights and permissions

    Reprints and Permissions

    About this article

    Comments

    By submitting a comment you agree to abide by our Terms and Community Guidelines. If you find something abusive or that does not comply with our terms or guidelines please flag it as inappropriate.