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The Ancient Greats of Geography

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Geography
Course
Geography 1400F/G
Professor
Godwin Arku
Semester
Winter

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Jan 09 12 The Ancient Greats of GeographyEratosthenes The name geography was reputedly coined by Eratosthenes Was a scientist in Greece over 2200 years ago From the beginning writing focused both on the physical structure of the earth and on the nature and activities of people who inhabited different lands of the known worldStrabo Lived from ca 64BCE20 CE Said the task of geography was to describe the several parts of the inhabited world to write the assessment of the countries of the world and to treat the differences between countriesHerodotus Lived from ca 484BCE425 BCEFound it necessary to
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