The Land of Heart’s Delight – Early Maps and Charts of Vancouver Island...

The Northwest Coast of North America was the last part of the continent to be explored by Europeans. This book tells the story of these explorers.

Routes of Early Explorers – World Map...

Here is a world map showing the routes and voyages of early explorers (1340-1600).

Maps: California Was an Island...

The great story of 2 centuries of maps showing California as an island.

A Book about Johann Ruysch’s World Map

Could you imagine that we can see corrections on copper plates or wood blocks of early 16th century maps and discover which changes were made from the time they were first printed to later printings?

Cartography of the New World – Part 3...

A number of cartographers produced globes in these early years of the sixteenth century.

Cartography of the New World – Part 2

One hundred years ago, when this article was written, the Caverio map and the Waldseemüller globe had just been discovered.