He needed a written map to perform simple chores like finding a grocery store or getting around Boston.
He frowned at the map before him.
Clara was putting the finishing touches on her map when Megan approached the counter.
Fred grabbed for the map and began searching.
His face was a road map of emotion, traveling from puzzled, to comprehensive and then on to frustration.
Several were in Southern California while two blue dots – the one in her cell phone and the other in a shoe – appeared on the map in Texas.
The micro would allow her to map a route west, and she could put on his tactical clothing and mask and leave the tent.
The helo left them at Texarkana, the southernmost point on their map, before missile fire from the other side of the river erupted.
I can't believe he thought I'd have a map to Baratto just lying around.
(For map see French West Africa and Gold Coast).
One could see that he wished to pass through the rooms as quickly as possible, finish with the bows and greetings, and sit down to business in front of a map, where he would feel at home.
She explained the map and Megan tucked it in her pocket.
From now on I'm going to get a new map every time there's a change.
Dean tossed aside the map and papers and flopped down on the living room sofa, startling Mrs. Lincoln.
He turned to face the map again.
The map had been altered.
"Do you have any questions?" he asked, motioning to the map of the forest before her.
I'll draw you a map while you make your phone call.
The small states, Lucca and San Marino, completed the map of Italy.
I was so busy following the road map I made so many years ago that I didn't notice it was outdated.
Two more turns were negotiated and marked and in spite of their slow progress, according to the map they were nearing their goal.
The railway map of the state thus has roughly the appearance of a gridiron.
(For map, see Pacific Ocean.) The principal island is Tahiti.
The problem, then, which plantdistribution presents is twofold: it has first to map out the earths surface into regions or areas of vegetation, and secondly to trace the causes which have brought them about and led to their restriction and to their mutual relations.
In the attempt that has been made to map out the land surface of the earth, probable community of origin has been relied upon more than the possession of obvious characters.
Expect solutions in the future to come from countries you couldn't find on a map today.
(alluding to a map of love much in vogue at that time).
Lisa did the best she could to draw a map on the small piece of paper.
"There are three'" answered a clerk with an accent from a country I couldn't fine on a map and a name tag that said Pual.
There was a crude map to the Pacific Crest Inn.
After she handed the stub-pencil map back to him, she repeated her question.
She chewed her lip as she watched the micro map multiple routes, gauging how much food and water she'd have to carry to survive.
His ambition was insatiable; he is said to have exclaimed when looking at a map that the whole world did not form a sovereignty vast enough for one monarch.
Long., an extent of half a million square miles, still remained a blank in the map. But the two expeditions of 1873, conducted by William Christie Gosse (1842-1881), afterwards deputy surveyorgeneral for South Australia, and Colonel (then Major) Egerton Warburton, made a beginning in the exploration of this terra incognita west of the central telegraph route.
From this point of view it is not sufficient, in attempting to map out the earths surface into regions of vegetation, to have regard alone to adaptations to physical conditions.
It is concerned with the land-surface, and this is more symmetrically disposed than would at first sight appear from a glance at a map of the world.
Then he became absorbed in a map laid out on the logs.
What did you do with that old road map to your future?
Look it up on a map, Swami.
Sure. I can compare Martha's drawing with a map and get the location.
She wore those half-stockings that were supposed to be hidden by something far longer than what covered her pudgy legs, which were streaked with the stark blue of veins looking like a map of a very congested and curvy area.
Tell me why you always stare at that map whenever I call.
It was a detailed map, with the sea painted blue and the land border meticulously drawn.
And I need some time alone with the map to plan.
Xviii.; Nissardi's map of the Nurra, published by G.
The lakes of Argentina are exceptionally numerous, although comparatively few are large enough to merit a name on the ordinary general map.
A geological map of the whole continent, on the scale of 50 m.
The problems of geography had been lightened by the destructive criticism of the French cartographer D'Anville (who had purged the map of the world of the last remnants of traditional fact unverified by modern observations) and rendered richer by the dawn of the new era of scientific travel, when Kant brought his logical powers to bear upon them.
"Oh, that is all the same," Dolgorukov said quickly, and getting up he spread a map on the table.
As soon as Prince Andrew began to demonstrate the defects of the latter and the merits of his own plan, Prince Dolgorukov ceased to listen to him and gazed absent-mindedly not at the map, but at Prince Andrew's face.
"Since Prince Bagration is not coming, we may begin," said Weyrother, hurriedly rising from his seat and going up to the table on which an enormous map of the environs of Brunn was spread out.
But the Austrian general, continuing to read, frowned angrily and jerked his elbows, as if to say: "You can tell me your views later, but now be so good as to look at the map and listen."
For people accustomed to think that plans of campaign and battles are made by generals--as any one of us sitting over a map in his study may imagine how he would have arranged things in this or that battle--the questions present themselves: Why did Kutuzov during the retreat not do this or that?
The activity of a commander-in-chief does not at all resemble the activity we imagine to ourselves when we sit at ease in our studies examining some campaign on the map, with a certain number of troops on this and that side in a certain known locality, and begin our plans from some given moment.
Then he gave careful directions about the fortification of the Kremlin, and drew up a brilliant plan for a future campaign over the whole map of Russia.
I just pulled up a map of the area on my screen.
When Westlake obligingly opened a map and pointed out various high country locations, he had the Dawkins' rapt attention.
Instead, he stared at the map on the table between them.
The distance between Ouray and Telluride was less than twenty miles, on a map, or as the eagle soars, when he feels like a thrill.
It is usually regarded as the Chretes or Chremetes of Hanno, and the Nachyris and Bambotus of the Greeks and Romans, but it is not possible definitely to identify it with any of the rivers on Ptolemy's map. Idrisi and other medieval Arabian geographers undoubtedly refer to it.
We searched unsuccessfully for a map of the West Virginia.
She studied the map Mr. Muldrow had sketched for her.
There was no street sign, but according to the map, it had to be the correct road.
The map indicated a bridge and a town not far ahead.
"Know that if you stir up Prussia against me, I'll wipe it off the map of Europe!" he declared, his face pale and distorted by anger, and he struck one of his small hands energetically with the other.
He knew without Martha's map he'd never remember the various turns he and Cynthia had taken to where the skeleton had reposed for over fifty years.
"I must have seen the name on a map," he answered, convincing no one.