Sunday, July 6, 2008
Google Lit Trips
Pack your bags, grab your passport, pocket the camera. Traveling via the Google Lit Trip expressway is a window seat to vast literary worlds. Kevin Hurt of Edumacation commented on my recent post, mapping Jane Austen, about the literature mapping project at Google Lit Trips. Even some of my favorite contemporary authors, Cormac McCarthy for The Road, and Khaled Hosseini's The Kite Runner have been mapped and annotated using the Google Earth application.
As I mentioned in the previous post, download Google Earth first. The latest, and much-improved version is 4.3, and its new features will leave you amazed: