Maps 2014 (35) Ebstorf map

The Erbstorf map, as seen on http://www.ebstorfer-weltkarte.de

A map can tell you so many things, either through geometry or through ideology; here is an example of the second approach. Created during the middle ages in a German Covent and found in 1830, it is some 3,5 m long with some 30 pages of parchment, with Jerusalem in its center.

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