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Tabula peutingeriana, a roman road map

Tabula peutingeriana, a roman road map
Our aim is to offer everyone the possibility to travel firsthand over this centuries-old document and to make his or her own discoveries. Therefore we invite you to travel online and dig through this map of the world such as it was known in the Roman time. You will discover a multitude of easily recognizable places. Not all were transcribed in our version and, if you wish to compare it with a political chart of the Roman Empire, you can to also refer to the Historical Atlas Euratlas, available online or by CD-ROM. Christos Nussli, September 2007

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history and geography of europe: euratlas.net Historical Maps Euratlas Periodis Historical Atlas of Europe History of Europe Scribble Maps: scrivere e disegnare su una mappa Spesso editare le mappe con Google Maps non è una passeggiata di salute: richiede una certa competenza e, comunque, non abbiamo la possibilità di fare davvero tutto ciò che vogliamo. Alcuni colleghi lavorano molto con cartine fotocopiate sulle quali scrivono a mano, tracciano linee, inseriscono foto, etc. Oggi possiamo fare la stessa identica cosa ma in maniera digitale, con il vantaggio di poter condividere la mappa che abbiamo creato, inserirla nel nostro blog di classe o sulla pagina dedicata del sito della scuola. Lo strumento che vi consiglio di utilizzare si chiama Scribble Maps. Si tratta di una web app molto semplice da usare, versatile e, soprattutto gratuita.

table de Peutinger - légion VIII augusta La Table de Peutinger, (Tabula Peutingeriana ou Peutingeriana Tabula Itineraria), connue aussi sous le nom de « Carte des étapes de Castorius » ou de « Table Théodosienne », est une copie réalisée vers 1265 par des moines de Colmar, d’une carte romaine réalisée vers 350, elle-même probablement la copie remise à jour d’une grande carte du monde peinte sur le portique d’Agrippa à Rome vers 12 de notre ère, où figurent les routes et les villes principales de l’Empire romain. Pas moins de 555 villes et 3500 autres particularités géographiques sont indiquées, comme les phares et les sanctuaires importants, souvent illustrées d’une vignette. Présentation ^

tabula peutingeriana Tabula Peutingeriana (section)—top to bottom: Dalmatian coast, Adriatic Sea, southern Italy, Sicily, African Mediterranean coast The Tabula Peutingeriana (Peutinger table, Peutinger Map) is an illustrated itinerarium (in effect, a road map) showing the cursus publicus, the road network in the Roman Empire. The original map (of which this is a unique copy) was last revised in the fourth or early fifth century.[1] It covers Europe, North Africa and parts of Asia (the Middle East, Persia, India). The map is named after Konrad Peutinger, a German 15–16th-century humanist and antiquarian. The tabula is thought to date from the fifth century.[2] It shows the city of Constantinople, founded in 328, yet it still shows Pompeii, not rebuilt after the eruption of Vesuvius in 79. The prominence of Ravenna, seat of the Western Empire from 402, suggested a fifth-century revision to Levi and Levi.

Quelle aule troppo distanti dalla realtà - Il Sole 24 Ore Storia dell'articolo Chiudi Questo articolo è stato pubblicato il 05 aprile 2015 alle ore 08:13. Due recenti ricerche dell’Ocse mettono in rilievo alcuni gravi problemi, a mio avviso correlati, che affliggono la scuola italiana. In primo luogo il nostro sistema formativo è uno dei meno dotati a livello tecnologico rispetto agli altri Paesi europei e Ocse. awmc - ancient world mapping center Keeping abreast of the ever-expanding set of resources relevant to the geography and mapping of the ancient world is a Herculean task and this page does not attempt to do that, rather it aims to provide a basic set of initial references for the community. AWMC is always happy to consult with scholars and community members seeking to find certain, specialized resources. Print Resources Compendia W. Smith. 1854.

awmc - strabo map - ancient mediterranean world x The Strabo Application is a georeferenced, interactive digital map of the Ancient Mediterranean World to accompany the text of the Geography translated by Duane W. Roller and published by Cambridge University Press (2014). The application is produced by the Ancient World Mapping Center (AWMC) at The University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, and marks all locatable settlements, features, and peoples mentioned by Strabo, as determined by the translator and presented according to his specifications. The application works best with Firefox, Chrome, or Safari. herodotus timemap Book 1, Ch. 1 This is the display of the inquiry of Herodotus of Halicarnassus, so that things done by man not be forgotten in time, and that great and marvelous deeds, some displayed by the Hellenes, some by the barbarians, not lose their glory, including among others what was the cause of their waging war on each other.The Persian learned men say that the Phoenicians were the cause of the dispute. These (they say) came to our seas from the sea which is called Red, and having settled in the country which they still occupy, at once began to make long voyages. Among other places to which they carried Egyptian and Assyrian merchandise, they came to Argos,which was at that time preeminent in every way among the people of what is now called Hellas.

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