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What Can We Learn from Old Maps of Africa? Reading maps carefully for what is “there” - Part 1 - The Royal Moment

What Can We Learn from Old Maps of Africa? Reading maps carefully for what is “there” - Part 1 - The Royal Moment

The cartographic history of Africa reveals a great deal both about Africa and about the evolution of Europe's image of Africa.

  • Posted on: 8 March 2020
  • By: CCRA

This program (EV&N # 341) was recorded on 8 March 2020 at 4:30 pm.

For some background and context for this video essay, see: What Can We Learn from Old Maps of Africa? Reading maps carefully for what is “there” - Part 1 - The Royal Moment. Click here to view streaming version of program in a separate window (with enlarged, full-screen option). Click here to see BeLive EV & N series Sequence. The program is listed in "Transition Studies" with the title What Can We Learn from Old Maps of Africa? Reading maps carefully for what is “there” - Part 1 - The Royal Moment

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