WWI Trench Maps & Aerial Photographs
Content for the interpretation guides found on this website was compiled from the sources listed below and from the material in our collection.

Bragg, Sir Lawrence, Dowson, A. H., Hemming, H. H. Artillery Survey in the First World War. Elstree: Field Survey Association, 1971.
Chasseaud, Peter. Artillery's Astrologers: A History of British Survey & Mapping on the Western Front 1914-1918. Lewes: Mapbooks, 1999.
Chasseaud, Peter. "British artillery and Trench Maps on the Western Front 1914-1918." The Map Collector v.51 (1990): 24-32
Chasseaud, Peter. "German Maps and Survey on the Western Front, 1914-1918." The Cartographic Journal v.38 no.2 (2001): 119-134.
Chasseaud, Peter. Topography of Armageddon: A British Trench Map Atlas of the Western Front 1914-1918. Lewes: Mapbooks, 1991.
Chasseaud, Peter. Trench Maps: A Collector's Guide Volume 1: British Regular Series 1:10,000 Trench Maps GSGS 3062. Lewes: Mapbooks, 1986.
Finnegan, Terrence J. Shooting the Front: Allied Aerial Reconnaissance and Photographic Interpretation On the Western Front. Washington, D.C.: Center for Strategic Intelligence Research, National Defense Intelligence College, 2006.

Murray, Jeffrey S. "The Face of Armageddon." Mercator's World v.1, no.2 (1996): 31-37.

Murray, Jeffrey S. Terra Nostra: The Stories Behind Canada's Maps 1550-1950. Georgetown: McGill-Queen's University Press, 2006.

Seymour, W.A., Andrews, John Harwood. A History of the Ordnance Survey. Kent: Wm Dawson & Sons Ltd, 1980.

Winterbotham, H. S. L. "Geographical Work with the Army in France." Geographical Journal v.54 (1919): 12-28.

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