WorldCat Identities

Ristow, Walter W. (Walter William) 1908-2006

Overview
Works: 169 works in 535 publications in 4 languages and 6,328 library holdings
Genres: History  Maps  Bibliography  Bibliography‡vCatalogs  Biography  Atlases  Directories  Exhibition catalogs  Early maps  Nautical charts 
Roles: Author, Editor, Contributor, Redactor, Author of introduction, Other, Honoree, Composer, Compiler
Classifications: GA407.C6, 912.73
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Most widely held works by Walter W Ristow
A survey of the roads of the United States of America, 1789 by Christopher Colles( Book )

15 editions published in 1961 in English and German and held by 781 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American maps and mapmakers : commercial cartography in the nineteenth century by Walter W Ristow( Book )

16 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in English and held by 665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A la carte : selected papers on maps and atlases by Walter W Ristow( Book )

13 editions published between 1972 and 2005 in English and French and held by 552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For contents, see Author Catalog
The emergence of maps in libraries by Walter W Ristow( Book )

33 editions published between 1967 and 1980 in 4 languages and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nautical charts on vellum in the Library of Congress by Library of Congress( Book )

11 editions published between 1975 and 1977 in English and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guide to the history of cartography : an annotated list of references on the history of maps and mapmaking by Walter W Ristow( Book )

22 editions published between 1960 and 1997 in English and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maps for an emerging nation : commercial cartography in nineteenth-century America : an exhibition at the Library of Congress by Walter W Ristow( Book )

7 editions published in 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to historical cartography; a selected, annotated list of references on the history of maps and map making by Library of Congress( Book )

43 editions published between 1954 and 1962 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The map librarian in the modern world : essays in honour of Walter W. Ristow( Book )

12 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in English and German and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aviation cartography; a historico-bibliographic study of aeronautical charts by Library of Congress( Book )

26 editions published between 1956 and 1962 in English and Undetermined and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three-dimensional maps; an annotated list of references relating to the construction and use of terrain models by Library of Congress( Book )

29 editions published between 1951 and 1965 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

World directory of map collections by International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions( Book )

12 editions published in 1976 in English and German and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Atlas of global geography by Erwin Raisz( )

2 editions published in 1944 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Facsimiles of rare historical maps : a list of reproductions for sale by various publishers and distributors by Walter W Ristow( Book )

11 editions published in 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marketing maps of the United States; an annotated bibliography by Library of Congress( Book )

22 editions published between 1951 and 1958 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The services and collections of the Map Division by Library of Congress( Book )

10 editions published in 1951 in English and German and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The American atlas by Thomas Jefferys( )

13 editions published between 1974 and 1975 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Facsimiles of rare historical maps : a list of reproductions for sale by various publishers and distributors by Walter W Ristow( Book )

6 editions published between 1966 and 1967 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Virginia by John Smith( )

2 editions published between 1957 and 1972 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Western hemisphere; an exhibition held at the New York public library. A list of maps of the world and of America from 1492 to 1942 by New York Public Library( Book )

5 editions published in 1942 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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A la carte : selected papers on maps and atlases
Alternative Names
Ristow, W. W.

Ristow Walter W.

Ristow, Walter W. 1908-

Ristow, Walter W. Kartenhistoriker 1908-2006

Ristow, Walter W. (Walter William), 1908-

Ristow Walter William

Ristow, Walter William 1908-

Ristow, Walter William 1908-2006

Ristow, Walter William 908-2006

Ristow, Walter William Kartenhistoriker 1908-2006

Walter Ristow American curator

Languages
English (290)

German (12)

Catalan (1)

French (1)

Covers
Guide to the history of cartography : an annotated list of references on the history of maps and mapmaking