Collection: David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Author: Bowen, Emanuel
Short Title: Brasil.
Acima, a “Terra dos tupinikinfi”. São Paulo aparece atrás de montanhas, há um tal de “Rio Aniembi” e ruínas de Vila Rica.
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When people say that the Internet is going to make us all geniuses, that was said about the telegraph. On the other hand, when they say the Internet is going to make us stupid, that also was said about the telegraph. I think we are always right to worry about damaging consequences of new technologies even as we are empowered by them. History suggests we should not panic nor be too sanguine about cool new gizmos. There’s a delicate balance.