Imperial maps of the Baltic provinces continue to shape how Russia views them today.
An aerial view of a hydraulic system that pumped fresh water into the monastic complex.
A map of the Japanese city from the Edo period was one of the earliest produced for general use.
An expedition route map produced by Stuart William Hughes Rawlins.
A map of the Jain universe.
The War Office’s map of cultural treasures in Rome, 1942.
A comparison chart illustrating the beauty that science could produce.
Ralegh's fateful attempt to discover El Dorado began on March 17th, 1617.
Kate Wiles highlights the Ottoman cartographer Piri Re’is and his charts, which blend navigation and art.
A look at John Ogilby's Britannia road atlas.