World of Maps Turns 25

World of Maps (27 Nov 2017)

My local map store—or at least the one closest to me—is World of Maps in Ottawa. Unlike other map stores whose closings I’ve had to cover here, it’s still a going concern: an Ottawa community newspaper, the Kitchissippi Times, marks World of Maps’s 25th year in business.

Author: Jonathan Crowe

Jonathan Crowe blogs about maps at The Map Room. His essays and reviews have been published by AE, Calafia, The New York Review of Science Fiction, the Ottawa Citizen, Strange Horizons and He lives in Shawville, Quebec.