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triple-frontiere-europe - La boite verte

triple-frontiere-europe - La boite verte

The World song map

The World song map

Zheng He's 1418 map of the world.  Fifty years before Portuguese explorer Vasco da Gama sailed up the east coast of Africa, an armada of some of the largest wooden ships ever made was projecting Chinese power in the same waters, under the command of Ming-dynasty admiral Zheng He. Born in 1371 into a Muslim family in Yunnan province, Zheng had been captured and castrated by Ming troops and sent into service to the imperial family, where he became a trusted advisor to the future Yongle…

Chinese explorer Zheng He may have discovered America before Columbus, according to new book. Does a Chinese map prove that Christopher Columbus was not the first explorer to navigate the New World?

Noone Lives Here

Nobody lives here: The nearly 5 million Census Blocks with zero population A Block is the smallest area unit used by the U. Census Bureau for tabulating statistics. As of the 2010 census, the United States consists of Census Blocks. Of.

The distances you can travel on a European train in less than a day. [1,484px × 1,023px]

Map: The remarkable distances you can travel on a European train in less than a day

JPEG - 3.1 Mo

JPEG - 3.1 Mo

Europa 1814-19

Map comparing Europe 1914 with Europe 1923 showing old empires becoming new countries/ via bbc.hoping to somehow find my maternal great grandmother but she immigrated from the Austro-Hungarian Empire.

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