The Historic Mediterranean map contains a wealth of information about the history of the civilizations that inhabited the region and the archeaological sites they left behind.
Five period maps that show the expansion from Homer's world in 700 BC to the Hereford Map of 1290
Five inset maps illustrating the Phoenician, Greek, Roman, Byzantine, and Islamic periods of history
Historical notes and information on major cities, shipwrecks, submerged ruins, ancient ports, and more
Sites coded to show the civilizations that occupied them
Roman roads, passes, trade routes, and probable trade routes
This version is laminatedfeaturing a "write and wipe" surface and durable plastic covering.
37" x 22 1/2"
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