Tibet Maps Bibliography

Africa and Asia: Mapping Two Continents. London: Aldus Books, 1973.

Barrow, Ian J. Making history, Drawing Territory: British mapping in India, c.1756-1905. New Delhi: Oxford University Press, 2003.

Bartholomew, J. G. A Literary & Historical Atlas of Asia: 1860-1920. London, 1912.

“Cartography in the Traditional and Southeast Asian Societies.” The History of Cartography, vol. 2, Book 2, Eds. J.B. Harley and David Woodward Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1994.

Ehrenberg, Ralph E. Mapping the World: An Illustrated History of Cartography. Washington D.C.: National Geographic, 2005.

Gandolfor, Romolo. “Bhutan and Tibet in European Cartography (1597-1800).” Proceedings of the First International Seminar on Bhutan Studies (2004) Downloadable from: http://www.bhutanstudies.org.bt/main/pub_detail.php?pubid=58

Gibbons, Herbert Adams. The New Map of Asia (1900-1919). New York: The Century co, 1919.

Gosling, L. A. Peter. 1927-Maps, Atlases, and Gazetteers for Asian Studies: A Critical Guide. New York: State Education Dept., 1965.

Norwick, Braham. Locating Tibet: The maps. Munich: Kommission für Zentralasiatische Studien, Bayerische Akademie der Wissenschaften, 1988.

Norwick, Braham. “Modern Mapping of Tibet – A Cautionary Tale.” Proceedings of the 6th Seminar of the International Association of Tibetan Studies, Fogernes, 1992.

Norwick, Braham. Why Tibet Disappeared from Scientific 16th-17th century European Maps.? Ihara, Shoren; Yamaguchi, Zuiho, eds. Tibetan studies: proceedings of the 5th seminar of the International Association. Narita-shi, Chiba-ken, Japan: Naritasan Shinshoji, 1992. pg 633-643.

Smith, Richard J. Chinese Maps: Images of “All Under Heaven” (Images of Asia). New York: Oxford University Press, 1996.

Stewart, Jules. Spying for the Raj: The Pundits and the Mapping of the Himalaya City. Phoenix Mill: Sutton Publishing, 2006.

Suarez, Thomas. Early Mapping of Southeast Asia. Hong Kong: Periplus Editions, 1999.

The Tibetan Himalayan Digital Library interactive map of Tibet

Yee, Cordell D.K. “Space & Place: Mapmaking East and West,” an exhibition catalogue by (St John’s College, Annapolis, Maryland, 1996).