Index to Maps


6,200 BC to 600 A.D.

 24 Monographs

 180 Images

Early Medieval Maps

600 A.D. to 130

53 Monographs

450 images

Late Medieval Maps

1300 to 1500

44 Monographs

370 Images

Renaissance Maps


146 Monographs

700 Images

The Depiction of Cities on Early Maps

updated 17 April 2016

When America was part of Asia for 270 years

updated 2 December 2016

Early Chinese World Maps + 

An 18th century map of the Great Wall

updated 26 December 2016

Early Japanese World Maps

updated 14 July 2016

Early Islamic World Maps

updated 2 Map 2016

A Survey of Pre-Columbian TransAtlantic Crossings, 800 B.C.-1472

updated 2 Map 2016

T-O Mappa mundi

A Survey of Anthropomorphic Maps

updated 22 September 2016


The Concept of the Antipodes in Maps

updated 14 July 2016

Title ShipsAnimals

Ships, animals & indigenous people on maps + 

my favorite maps

updated 8 August 2016

About this Site

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Last Updated: 22 January 2017 

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