Tag Archive: africa


Animated Atlas of African History

New and interesting concepts of using maps to tell stories through animation.

“This map gives a year-by-year presentation of selected themes in the history of Africa between 1879 and 2002.”

MapStory : Animated Atlas of African History | Geospatial Human Geography | Scoop.it

http://mapstory.org/maps/171

 

For some reason, the history of placenames is starting to interest me.  Maybe its because of the cultural effects that have had some affect on society today?  Who knows…but it’s a good notion how how cultures influence other cultures.

The Migration of Place Names: Africa, Libya, Ethiopia, Eritrea, and Sudan

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