Daily Archives: September 22, 2013
The link below is to an article containing an infographic on the history of reading.
The link below is to an article containing an infographic that maps the US Civil War.
Okay. It’s more than 2000. It’s way more than 2000. I’m just not sure how many it is and 2000 seemed like a safe, round number. You can find the more than 2000 historical maps using two very cool map finding tools.
Over the last couple of years the British Library has been busy geo-referencing its collection of historical maps. So far 2,236 historical maps around the world have been added to the British Library Map Finder. Need a map of the German defenses faced by Allied troops on D-day? How about a map used by British General Burgoyne at the 1777 siege at Saratoga, New York?
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The link below is to an article that takes a look at how our ancestors slept.
The link below is to an article that takes a look at the history of Nintendo.