The Map That Changed The World

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Simon Winchester's book about William Smith and his geological map of Britain.

Completed in 1815, it offered proof that the world was not created in seven days and also provided a way of predicting the location of mineral deposits.

Read by Philip Franks and abridged by Jill Waters

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Simon Winchester's book about William Smith and his geological map of Britain.

Smith's fortunes decline, but his map is universally acclaimed.

Read by Philip Franks and abridged by Jill Waters