Historian Simon Schama on Maps

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Kurt Andersen and historian Simon Schama navigate the two-dimensional universe of maps. Schama is University Professor of Art History and History at Columbia University. He is a writer and presenter of documentaries for BBC Television and his books include Landscape and MemoryCitizens, and most recently, A History of Britain, Volume II: The Wars of the British.

(Originally aired: December 1, 2001)