Gear: Fire Insurance Maps: their History and Applications
Fire Insurance Maps: their History and ApplicationsLacewing Press
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by Diane L. Oswald. A fascinating history of the development and use of fire insurance maps from 1790 to the present, discussing the many independent companies which were nearly all absorbed over the years by the Sanborn Company. Good section on the use of these maps in environmental assessments!