MacDonald, AlastairMapping the World : A History of the Directorate of Overseas Surveys, 1946-1985 London, United Kingdom HMSO 1996 0117015903 / 9780117015906 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 6 1/4" x 10" New, unread, minimal shelf wear. The history of the Directorate of Overseas Surveys and of the people who were sent out to document uncharted territories and their acts of ingenuity and heroism in the face of adversity. 226 pages. 32 b&w photographs and 8 color maps. Appendices. Index.