Silence Without Secrecy? What is Left Unsaid in Early Modern Japanese Maps
Yonemoto, Marcia (2006)
Explores recent scholarly understanding (Japanese and English language) of Tokugawa era Japanese mapping practices.
Polyvocal Portolans: Nautical Charts and Hybrid Maritime Cultures In Early Modern East Asia
Shapinsky, Peter D. (2006)
Argues for the development of a late sixteenth and early seventeenth century Japanese cartographic practice that reflected a combination of traditions that were commonly practiced by seafarers traversing East Asian waters.