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Tenochtitlan map >>> Today the lake is long drained and the Aztec capital has been replaced by the much, much larger Mexican capital. Still, this is a beautiful map, though of a time long gone.

Tenochtitlan map >>> Today the lake is long drained and the Aztec capital has been replaced by the much, much larger Mexican capital. Still, this is a beautiful map, though of a time long gone.

Timeline Maps  Mapping time has long been an interest of cartographers. Visualizing historical events in a timeline or chart or diagram is an effective way to show the rise and fall of empires and states, religious history, and important human and natural occurrences.

Sebastian Adams' 1881 Synchronological Chart of Universal History is 23 feet long and shows years of history, from 4004 B. to 1881 A.D From David Rumsey Historical Map Collection

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other pinner said:Hans Sebald Beham: Aerial view of the city of Vienna at the time of the First Turkish Siege in colored woodblock print, 1530

La Ciudad de México, un lugar lleno de misticismo y de leyendas que permean la historia de esta urbe desde sus orígenes. Un ejemplo claro de esto es la fundación de Tenochtitlán, sucedida el 18 de julio de 1325 según códice de Mendoza.

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Pretty medieval manuscript of the day is a fifteenth century map of England, Wales and Scotland. Confusingly, Scotland is at the bottom. Can you spot the cathedral city of St Andrews? And look, there’s Canterbury at the top. Can you see Ely, surrounded by water? What a beautiful book. Image source: British Library MS Harley 1808. Image declared as public domain on the British Library website.

jothelibrarian: “ Pretty medieval manuscript of the day is a fifteenth century map of England, Wales and Scotland. Confusingly, Scotland is at the bottom. Can you spot the cathedral city of St Andrews? And look, there’s Canterbury at the top.

Finally, something that made it into the story: the maps of Abraham Ortelius.  Aodh's seduction of Katarina was a full-on assault: he meant to have her, and he aimed ruthlessly for all the hidden parts of her that he saw so well, including her adventurous spirit & her curiosity.  His wedding gift to her: a copy of Ortelius's map of the world.  :sigh:

The map is part of an atlas known as the Queen Mary Atlas. Mary commissioned the atlas in 1558 from the Portuguese mapmaker Diego Homen. It was probably intended as a gift for Mary’s Catholic husband, King Philip II of Spain. Mary died before the atlas wa

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Poverty map of Old Nichol slum East End of London showing Bethnal Green Road Charles Booth’s Labour & Life of the People 1889 The streets are colored to represent the economic class of the residents

Carapella has designed maps of Canada and the continental U.S. showing the original locations and names of Native American tribes. View the ...

The Map Of Native American Tribes You've Never Seen Before

The Map Of Native American Tribes You've Never Seen Before Carapella has designed maps of Canada and the continental U. showing the original locations and names of Native American tribes. View the full map (PDF). Click thru >>

Map of Beijing, published in 1937. [1800 × 2645]

city map of Beijing, published in Beijing in The map shows a detailed street map of the Chinese Capital, including the city walls, which were torn down in the

Linguistic map of Indigenous North Americans | #demography #aboriginals

An Overview Map of North and Middle America Indian Nations . (The National Geographic has also produced a detailed North American Indian Cultures maps.

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