Thanks and Good Luck, Map Room

For those of you who regularly read the Map Room you’ll notice that the blog is coming to an end.  I have been reading the Map Room blog for a few years and I have enjoyed the variety of topics covered, especially the book reviews, the blogs on maps from fiction, and maps as art.  In fact, I’ve made decisions on book purchases based on their book reviews.

I bought the rights to for ten years and if I can make it to five years and have a few hundred posts I’ll be really happy.  The Map Room existed for eight years and had over 4,000 posts!  Totally incredible!  I’m sure the map geek blogging world will miss the Map Room. Let’s hope that someone will step up to fill the void.  How about a new mapping blog called