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David Cobb

David Cobb is Head of the Harvard Map Collection at the Harvard College Library.

Titles by This Editor

Edited by Alex Krieger and David Cobb

To the attentive user even the simplest map can reveal not only where things are but how people perceive and imagine the spaces they occupy. Mapping Boston is an exemplar of such creative attentiveness—bringing the history of one of America's oldest and most beautiful cities alive through the maps that have depicted it over the centuries.