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A Medieval Atlas

Maps by Century

Thirteenth Century Maps
Maps from 1201 to 1300 C.E.

By Year

1210:

Map of South Eastern Europe
From the Atlas to Freeman's Historical Geography, edited by J.B. Bury, a map focusing on the political divisions of the Balkans and other portions of southeastern Europe, here at the Medieval History site.

Map of the Spanish Kingdoms
From the Atlas to Freeman's Historical Geography, edited by J.B. Bury, a map of the political divisions of the Iberian peninsula, here at the Medieval History site.

1214:

Map of the Byzantine Empire
Black and white map by Peter Dykhuis at ByzNet shows the borders of the empire.

1220:

Map of the Baltic Lands
A map depicting the lands bordering the Baltic Sea, including Russia, Scandinavia and Northern Europe. From the Atlas to Freeman's Historical Geography, online here at the Medieval History site.

1227:

Map of the Mongol Empire in 1227
This map at National Geographic Online Magazine shows the extent of the Mongol Empire in the year of Genghis Khan's death.

1270:

Map of the Baltic Lands
A map depicting the lands bordering the Baltic Sea, including Russia, Scandinavia and Northern Europe. From the Atlas to Freeman's Historical Geography, online here at the Medieval History site.

1280:

Map of the Byzantine Empire
Black and white map by Peter Dykhuis at ByzNet shows the borders of the empire.

1300:

Ireland circa 1300 AD
Clear map at the Ireland's History in Maps site is followed by useful info.

Ireland circa 1300 AD: Counties and Liberties
Irish counties are clearly delineated on this map, which is followed by informative historical background. Nicely done at the Ireland's History in Maps site.

General

Asia under the Mongols
From the 1911 Muir's Historical Atlas comes this depiction of Asia and the medieval trade routes during the reign of Kublai Khan. Placed online by Paul Halsall at his Sourcebook.

Boundaries of Serbia
Public domain map from "Kosovo: History of a Balkan Hot Spot," by the C.I.A. depicts the shifting boundaries of Serbia from the late 12th through the 14th century. Online here at the Medieval History site.

Piast Poland, 966 to 1370
A very clean black and white map depicting the boundaries of Poland at the death of Boleslaw the Brave in 1025 and during the reign of Kazimierz the Great, 1333-70. From the Library of Congress Country Study on Poland, online here at the Medieval History site.

 

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   The Medieval Atlas is a directory of maps, charts, geographic drawings and illustrations, illuminations, and other cartographic representations of the world in general, and the geography of Europe in particular, during the Middle Ages. Both historical maps and period or "antique" maps are included.
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