Issue #13 - September 26, 1988
Centuriatio: Roman Land Surveys. By Dr. George Kish
From Crowquill to Computer: A History of Cartography at the National Geographic Society. A summary by Marianne M. Withers of a presentation to the Society by Dr. John B. Garver, Jr.
A regular feature in The Portolan, this is a bibliographic listing of articles and books appearing worldwide on antique maps and globes and the history of cartography. By Eric W. Wolf.
Exploring the West. By Herman J. Viola. (Review by Charles A. Burroughs).
Mapping the North Carolina Coast: Sixteenth-Century Cartography and the Roanoke Voyages. By William P. Cumming.
1. Washington Map Society Meetings, October - November 1988.
2. Exhibitions and Meetings, September - December 1988.